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Timeline Collection Wins Top U.S. Award

What on Earth Publishing’s ground-breaking series of fold-out timelines – The Timeline Collection – yesterday won the prestigious gold medal in the Parents’ Choice Foundation non-fiction children’s book awards. The awards, established in 1978, are one of the most highly respected in the country.

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Eighty MPH Mom reviews our Science Wallbook

“It is a great resource for all of his students – teaching science in a fun and interesting way! It is certainly much better than reading out of a textbook. When my husband was working on his teaching degree, he studied many different styles of teaching. Not everyone learns in the same way.

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Weekend Jaunts review The Nature Wallbook.

The Weekend Jaunts is a daily website dedicated to local travel and adventures in New York. This month in Kids Book Corner they reviewed our upcoming Nature Wallbook, published in association with The American Museum of Natural History.

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What on Earth? Books wins an International Book Award!

Wow! What a result…not one but two of our Wallbooks have received a great accolade in this year’s International Book Awards. Our Nature Wallbook has been awarded best title in the Young Adults Non-Fiction category, with our Shakespeare Wallbook coming in second place to it!

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Well done Sidney- our April winner of £100!

We love seeing what people get up to with their walbooks. Take a look at this amazing set of Shakespeare Top Trump cards that Sidney from Grantham, Lincs in the UK created using her Shakespeare Wallbook!

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What on Earth? to launch in North America!

What on Earth Publishing are proud to announce that we will be publishing our first timeline in North America on the 18th of April. The Shakespeare Timeline Wallbook and posterbook will be launching in time for the bard’s birthday!

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Well done to our Feb winner Matthew!

“Thank you! I’m really excited and surprised to find out I’ve won! I enjoyed making the quiz and testing my friends and family but I didn’t think I would win – but I’m pleased I did!”

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Brilliant Marley wins our £100 prize!

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS from all of us at What on Earth to the fabulous Marley from Devon with his AMAZING deck of Top Trump cards! Marley is the first winner in our £100 monthly prize giveaway. Other great entries include Patrick’s quiz and graph and Eliot and Neil’s amazing robotic cookers!

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The Wright Stuff

Home Educators, so often pictured by the press as crazies who have slipped off the system, are vigorously defended by world history author Christopher Lloyd in this 20 minute interview for Channel’s 5’s Matthew Wright.

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A History of the World in 20 Minutes!

Take the ultimate cross-curricular journey stopping off at 20 key moments in the history of planet, life and people using everyday objects.

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‘Wow’ Gifts for Grandchildren

Want to entice the grandkids away from their screens this Christmas? Trying to elicit more than a one word response? Give them a What on Earth? timeline.

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What on Earth shall I give dad?

Dads can be the trickiest of all! Bowl them over with fact-packed, mind-blowing, fast-paced, tedium-busting books bursting with knowledge.