Pick Me Up - Stuff You Need To Know...

Pick Me Up - Stuff You Need To Know...

by David Roberts (Author), Jeremy Leslie (Author)


Once you pick me up, you won't want to put me down...I'm an encyclopedia, but not as you know it. Big books with facts are boring - I'm not. I'm more like a computer game than a book, crammed with funky pages and cartoons. Forget A-Z, just follow my lead and you'll be amazed where you end up! Was Beethoven a punk? Why is 10 to the power of 100 called a googol? How are smelly feet connected to nuclear weapons? I've got it all covered. Read me in bed, read me on the bus, or even in the loo! Just pick me up - go on. I'm exciting, I'm addictive - I'm unputdownable! Curious? Try me! "This looks like a PlayStation game" - Taz, 10. " I wouldn't sit and read an encyclopedia, but I'd read this" - Holly, 12.


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Format: Hardcover
Pages: 352
Publisher: DK Children
Published: 05 Oct 2006

ISBN 10: 1405316217
ISBN 13: 9781405316217
Children’s book age: 12+ Years
Prizes: Winner of EA English 4-11 Award for the Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year: Key Stage 2 Non-Fiction 2006.

Media Reviews
An encyclopedia with a difference -- a random collection of facts in a format that will appeal to the internet-addicted generation. The Back to School Bookseller 09/06/06