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DetailsPerfect for any child who wants to stay one step ahead of their classmates, this fantastic book is packed with informative tit-bits that will fascinate and enthrall young minds. I Wish I Knew That is full of interesting stuff that parents and grandparents used to learn at school that every child ought to know today.From classic books children should read, a quick grammar guide, an introduction to foreign languages, who that Pythagoras chap was, to a look at all the kings and queens, countries and their capitals, an introduction Lead classics and much more, it covers all subjects.ABOUT THE AUTHORS:STEVE MARTIN was born in Northumberland in the far north of England. After graduating in English, he spent many years teaching English to adults - including 15 years teaching literacy in prisons. Steve now lives in the English Midlands, with his wife and two sons and makes his living from a wide range of writing including children's non-fiction, business communication and developing e-learning materials.DR. MIKE GOLDSMITH holds a PhD in astrophysics from Keele University, and has written 40 books on a range of scientific topics for children and adults. He was also twice winner of the Institute of Physics Science Writing Competition and the Junior Aventis Science Prize.MARIANNE TAYLOR is a writer and editor whose career has been steered from the start by her obsessive interest in the natural world. She has written books on subjects from mountain gorillas and nature photography, to science and wildlife in London. She lives in Kent and, when not at her desk, is likely to be found in the nearest woodland, binoculars around neck and notebook in hand.ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATOR: ANDREW PINDER initially studied archaeology, and worked as an archaeologist and prehistorian, directing excavations and producing illustrations for museums, books and specialist publications. He came to live in Mallorca in 1986 and began to work as an illustrator, painter and muralist. He has had numerous one man exhibitions on Mallorca and has work in various public and private collections. As an illustrator he has worked on more than one hundred books, mainly for children, in Catalan, Spanish and English. He has painted many murals including in the Balearic Parliament.
SKU Code PRK B 4533 Weight in Kg 0.2500 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9781780554662 Author Name STEVE MARTIN, MIKE GOLDSMITH & MARIANNE TAYLOR. Illustrator ANDREW PINDER Publisher Name MICHAEL OMARA BOOKS LTD.