Resource reviews in this week's TES

1st December 2000 at 00:00

Seasonal Books
How the Reindeer got their Antlers
Geraldine McCaughrean
Orchard Books, pound;9.99

Lost in the Snow
Ian Beck
Scholastic Press, pound;9.99

Crispin: The Pig who Had It All
Ted Dewan
Doubleday, pound;9.99

Dream Snow
Eric Carle
Hamish Hamilton, pound;14.99

The Phantom Cat of the Opera
Peter Day
Pavillion, pound;12.99

Puss in Boots
Philip Pullman
Doubleday, pound;10.99
Jack and the Beanstalk
Anthea Bell
North-South Books, pound;9.99

Women of Camelot
Mary Hoffman
Frances Lincoln, pound;12.99

Christmas Treasury
Michael Foreman
Pavilion, pound;12.99

The Lion Storyteller Christmas Book
Bob Hartman
Lion Children's Books, pound;10.99

Brian Wildsmith
Oxford University Press, pound;10.99

Information books: Science
The Kingfisher Illustrated Animal Encyclopaedia
By David Burnie
Kingfisher, pound; 25

The Kingfisher Book of the Universe
By David Lambert and Martin Redfern
Kingfisher, pound;20

The Kingfisher Book of Evolution
By Stephen Webster
Kingfisher, pound;14.99

The Mystery of Time
By John Langone
National Geographic, pound;25

Oxford Children's History of the World
Neil Grant
Oxford University Press, pound;14.99

Paperback non-fiction
Events That Changed the World;
Inventions That Changed the World;
Discoveries That Changed the World;
Ideas That Changed the World
Philip Ardagh
Macmillan, pound;2.99

Short and Bloody Histories
John Farman
Red Fox, pound;2.99

How to Live on Mars;
How to Build a Robot
Clive Gifford
How to Be A Genius
Jonathan Hancock
All Oxford University Press, pound;2.99

British Museum Fun Books
Sandy Ransford pound;2.99

Picture Books for Adults
The Postcard Century: 2000 cards and their messages
Tom Phillips
Thames and Hudson, pound;29.95

Britain Then and Now
Philip Zeigler
Seven Dials, pound;16.99

A Guide to the Architecture of London
Edward Jones and Christopher Woodward
Cassell, pound;14.99

Ornament and Decoration in Islamic Architecture
Dominique Clevenot
Thames and Hudson, pound;36

A History of Art in Africa
Monica Blackmun Visona
Thames and Hudson, pound;48

Story Collections
Fairy Tales
Berlie Doherty
Walker Books, pound;14.99

Rocking Horse Land and Other Classic Tales of Dolls and Toys
Naomi Lewis
Walker Books, pound;12.99

The Kingfisher Book of Fairy Tales
Vivian French
Kingfisher, pound;14.99

Brother and Sister Tales
Mary Hoffman
Barefoot Books, pound;12.99

Tales from Old Ireland
Malachy Doyle
Barefoot Books, pound;14.99
Russian Folk Tales
James Riordan
Oxford University Press, pound;12.99

The Oxford Nursery Treasure
Ian Beck
Oxford University Press, pound;12.99
Mother Goose Remembers
Clare Beaton
Barefoot Books, pound;12.99

The Shirley Hughes Collection
The Bodley Head, pound;19.99

Paperbacks for Christmas
A Christmas Star Called Hannah
Vivian French
Walker Books, pound;3.99

The Little Angel
Jan Pancheri
Red Fox, pound;4.99

Bring in the Holly
Poems by Charles Causley
Frances Lincoln, pound;5.99

Christmas Spirit: Two Classic Stories
Robert Westall
Mammoth, pound;4.99

The Glass Angels
Susan Hill
Walker Books, pound;3.99

Classic Editions
The Very Hungry Catepillar: Anniversary Edition
Eric Carle
Hamish Hamilton, pound;9.99

The Chronicles of Narnia
CS Lewis
Collins Children's Books pound;5.99 each

Mog the Forgetful Catnbsp;
Judith Kerr
Collins Children's Books, pound;10.99

Brendon Chase
Jane Nissen Books, pound;5.99

Elsie Piddock Skips in her Sleep
Eleanor Farjeon
Walker Books, pound;10.99
King of the Golden River
John Ruskin
Walker Treasures, pound;7.99

Little Grey Rabbit Classic Library
Alison Uttley
Collins Children's Books, pound;5.99 each

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: Classic Illustrated Edition
Lewis Carroll
Chronicle BooksRagged Bears, pound;13.99

The Young Oxford Book of Christmas Poemsnbsp;
Michael Harrison and Christopher Stuart-Clark
Oxford University Press pound;12.99 hardback pound;8.99 paperback

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