Books About Aircraft & Flying
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From construction lines to construction trucks, the You Can Draw! series of drawing books gives you a great introduction to the techniques used when drawing and sketching machines. In the first title in the series, You Can Draw Planes, you'll learn how to draw many different types of plane throughout the ages, from the F-16 Fighting Falcon to the engine-less glider right up to the aerial acrobat the Pitts Special! Each spread features information about the vehicle and easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions on how to draw simple two dimensional machines.
Through tunnels rattling, at stations stopping. Clickety clack! Off they go! This noisy, busy, bestselling book with fun rhyming text and bright, bold artwork is jam-packed with trains, planes, racing cars, sailing boats and more! Perfect for machine-mad little ones!
This title contains 50 cards each showing a game, activity or puzzle to keep children entertained on a long plane journey. It includes individual activities such as drawing, mazes and anagrams as well as group activities including battleships, hangman and 4-in-a-row, sure to keep children (and adults!) amused for hours. Every card is colourfully illustrated and contains clear, step-by-step instructions. The cards are durable and robust, ensuring repeated use.
From the moment the baby arrived, it was obvious that he was the boss. The boss baby is used to getting his way - drinks made to order 24/7, his private jet plane, and meetings around the clock. But when his demands aren't getting proper responses, he has to go to new lengths to achieve the attention he deserves. Marla Frazee brings her signature wit and humour - along with adorable illustrations - to a book that explores the effect of one family's very unusual new arrival.
This is a pocket-sized book packed with doodling, drawing and colouring activities for children (or adults!) to do on a journey. It is a 'must-have' for keeping children (and adults!) amused on any journey, whether its on a plane, train or on a boat. The simple travel-themed activities provide inspiration for finishing scenes, doodling and designing patterns, colouring pictures and lots lots more.
This rip-roaring, read-aloud delight follows a giant's toilet roll as it goes on a crazy journey through town, leaving havoc in its wake. What will the townsfolk do with all the enormous sheets of paper? They could build a paper plane, or make 100s of pairs of pants...But will there be any paper left for the giant in his time of need?
Sticker Dressing Soldiers has over 250 stickers and lots of scenes to decorate. With intriguing historical facts to engage their attention and a variety of soldiers to dress, from Ancient Greek soldiers to First World War pilots, there's plenty to keep your child busy and entertained.
Shining star Oliver Jeffers is back with this star spangled inter-galactic adventure tale in space! One day a boy finds an aeroplane in his cupboard. Up, up, up and away he flies, high into the sky. Whizzing past clouds, stars and planets until suddenly, he runs out of petrol! Miles from earth, the boy crashes into the moon and waits. Just as he is beginning to get cold and lonely, a friendly martian appears from the darkness, also with a broken aircraft. Together they come up with a super plan to float the boy back down to earth to collect his toolbox. Can the boy find his way back home safely and will he ever make it back up to the moon to rescue his friend?
Shining star Oliver Jeffers is back with this star spangled inter-galactic adventure tale in space! Now available in gorgeous miniature hardback edition. One day a boy finds an aeroplane in his cupboard. Up, up, up and away he flies, high into the sky. Whizzing past clouds, stars and planets until suddenly, he runs out of petrol! Miles from earth, the boy crashes into the moon and waits. Just as he is beginning to get cold and lonely, a friendly martian appears from the darkness, also with a broken aircraft. Together they come up with a super plan to float the boy back down to earth to collect his toolbox. Can the boy find his way back home safely and will he ever make it back up to the moon to rescue his friend?
Liam O'Connor should have died at sea in 1912. Maddy Carter should have died on a plane in 2010. Sal Vikram should have died in a fire in 2026. But all three have been given a second chance - to work for an agency that no one knows exists. Its purpose: to prevent time travel destroying history...Hunted by cyborg assassins from the future, the "TimeRiders" must abandon New York and go on the run. They escape to Victorian London and the streets where Jack the Ripper roams. But, before they can establish their new base, they make their most shattering discovery yet - and it will change everything...Book six in the bestselling "TimeRiders series" by Alex Scarrow. Victorian London's "Jack the Ripper" get a time-travel makeover! Perfect for fans of Doctor Who and Sherlock Holmes. "TimeRiders" (Book 1) won the Red House Book Award older readers category, and was Penguin UK's first ever number one on the iBookstore.
All busy toddlers will love exploring this bright lift-the-flap airport board book from Ladybird. See what happens when Passenger Pete arrives at the airport, checks in, goes through security and more. There are big, sturdy flaps to lift and even more flaps hidden under other ones! Can you also spot the little ladybird on every page? It is great for helping children to get ready for a holiday and for answering questions about what happens at an airport and why people have to do certain things before getting on a plane. Looking at the pictures together and talking about what is happening will also help your child to develop observation and early language skills.
Liam O'Connor should have died at sea in 1912. Maddy Carter should have died on a plane in 2010. Sal Vikram should have died in a fire in 2029. But all three have been given a second chance - to work for an agency that no-one knows exists. Its purpose - to prevent time travel destroying history ...When Maddy mistakenly opens a time window where and when she shouldn't have, Liam is marooned sixty-five million years ago in the hunting ground of a deadly - and until now - undiscovered species of predator. Can Liam make contact with Maddy and Sal before he's torn to pieces by dinosaurs - and without endangering history so much that the world is overtaken by a terrifying new reality?
When the alarm squeal sounds there's always a job for Captain Peter Porker and the Pigs in Planes. When egg-nappers steal some prized eggs from a group of chickens and baddie sharks feel hungry for some ham, it's Pip to the rescue! Two awesome brand new adventures.