Award-winning Wallbook Collection!

Parents' Choice Award Gold winners!  Explore history as you have never seen it before! A beautiful set of timeline wallbooks that unfold to reveal key moments in the history of the world - includes three hardback titles: Nature, Science and Big History.

The Illinois Chronicles!

What on Earth Publishing’s is delighted to announce a partnership with the Illinois200 Bicentennial Committee to publish the Illinois Chronicles – a ground-breaking new history of the state that includes a giant 6-foot fold out timeline and a series of fun-to-read newspaper articles.  Read More STOP PRESS: Illinois Chronicles to go to every school in Illinois!

The Wallbook Collection is KidLit TV’s 2018 Christmas Choice!

See KidLit TV anchorman Rocco Stainer wax lyrical about The Wallbook Timeline Collection as his top pick for kids this Christmas!

The first book in the NEW EXPLORER series DINOSAURS – Out NOW!

Dinosaur-Cover-3D--WEB Join super-sleuth, Eagle Eye on his top secret quest to find out as much as possible about dinosaurs, all the way from the first Triassic beasts to walk on earth 230 million years ago through to their living descendants, the birds, today.   

Includes amazing 1.8m long timeline!

What on Earth Publishing specialises in the art of telling stories through timelines.

We produce unique fold-out books that promote the joy of learning through natural curiosity. We also run inspirational workshops for schools, literary festivals, family events, home educators, colleges, universities and for teacher training.

Check out our 2017 Catalogue

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“The most innovative approach to non-fiction since Horrible Histories, the What On Earth? Wallbooks present information in a way guaranteed to inspire children’s curiosity and to stimulate real enthusiasm for learning.”

Lovereading4Kids – November 2015


Find out more about our philosophy of why making narrative connections is a far more powerful way of learning than  splitting knowledge into discrete disconnected fragments.



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