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Ballet: The Definitive Illustrated History by Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff
Discover more than 70 of the most famous ballet dances, from The Nutcrackerand Swan Laketo The Rite of Spring. Learn the stories behind renowned companies such as The Royal Ballet and the Bolshoi Ballet. Explore the lives and achievements of ballet dancers across the centuries, such as Margot Fonteyn, C ...Show more
Flying Paintings: the Zhou Brothers: a Story of Revolution and Art by Amy Alznauer; Dahuang Zhou (Illustrator); ShanZuo Zhou (Illustrator)
The epic story of two Chinese brothers who became art-world legends, illustrated with stunning paintings by the artists themselves First there was one Zhou brother, and then there were two. They lived in a bookstore with their grandmother, Po Po, whose stories of paintings that flew through the air ...Show more
You Can't Say That! - Writers for Young People Talk about Censorship, Free Expression, and the Stories They Have to Tell by Leonard S. Marcus (Editor)
What happens when freedom of expression comes under threat? In frank and wide-ranging interviews, historian and critic Leonard S. Marcus probes the experience of thirteen leading authors of books for young people. A powerful photo essay on transgender teens is called anti-religious and anti-family. A me ...Show more
A new edition of the Oxford Junior Illustrated Dictionary in paperback with additional entries and over 7000 words from across all school subjects to support the higher vocabulary expectations in the new curriculum. Entries are simple and clear, and include numbered meanings, word classes,inflections an ...Show more
Write and Draw Your Own Comics by Louie Stowell
Kapow! Boom! An awesome activity book for budding comic artists to imagine and draw their own comic strips. Simple step-by-step instructions, with lots of handy tips and hints, show children how to create graphic stories using all the devices employed in 'real' comics.
How to Draw a Mermaid and Other Cute Creatures by Lulu Mayo
From a magical mermicorn and a friendly narwhal to a puppy cupid and a panda cupcake, these cute creations are loads of fun to draw. The book demonstrates how to create quirky kawaii-style characters in an easy, step-by-step way that will also have readers coming up with their own cute characters in no ...Show more
Write and Design Your Own Magazines by Sarah Hull
A new addition to Usborne's popular Write your own series, this book explains how to make homemade magazines or 'zines' from scratch. With step-by-step instructions and tips on everything from making comics or writing advice columns to printing magazines and finding readers.
Write Your Own Poems by Jerome Martin
Whether you want to dash off a limerick, ponder a sonnet or plot an epic poem, this write-in activity book is here to help. Each page is bursting with tips and inspiration for writing all kinds of poems - and inventing brand new styles too. With links to websites where you can listen to the poems in thi ...Show more
The Kids' Book of Paper Love by Editors of Flow Magazine Staff; Irene Smit; Astrid van der Hulst
A surprise on every page Brimming from cover to cover with projects and other paper surprises, The Kids' Book of Paper Love, from the bestselling editors of Flow magazine and books, is a bounty of a book that begs to be folded, cut up, collaged, doodled on, and shared. Loop paper strips into a paper ...Show more
Let's Make Some Great Art: Animals by Marion Deuchars
From drawing and painting to collaging and printing, this book includes all kinds of art activities to engage budding artists and animal-lovers. Get creative as you blow-paint your own strange creatures, make handprint animals, or use paper and fingerprints to make greyhounds, giraffes, and tigers.
Draw 62 Magical Creatures and Make Them Cute - Step-By-Step Drawing for Characters and Personality *a Sketchbook for Artists, Cartoonists, and Doodlers* by Heegyum Kim
Build your drawing and character design skills while following the step-by-step instructions of Draw 62 Magical Creatures and Make Them Cute. Beloved illustrator and Instagrammer Heegyum Kim takes you on a magical journey to expand your character-building skills as she shows you how to draw each creatu ...Show more