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Out of this World

Extent: 128 pages

Size: 198x129mm

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Price: £7.99

ISBN: 9781907151941

Categories: Buster Reference

About the Book

Out Of This World is jam-packed with everything children need to know about space – from facts and statistics to real-life adventures. Boys and girls can find their way around the solar system, learn if aliens really could exist and discover the origins of the universe. Entertaining and educational, this learning companion would make the perfect addition to any school child's bookshelf.

Shortlisted for the Royal Society Young People's Book Prize 2012!

Publication Date: 20/11/2011

Price: £5.99

ISBN: 9781780550688

Categories: Buster Reference

About the Book

About the Author

Clive Gifford is an award-winning author of over 200 books specializing in engaging and entertaining non-fiction books for children and young adults. His books have garnered much praise and won Children's Choice, NAPPA Gold Star, TES Book of the Year and Smithsonian awards. Refugees was shortlisted for The British Book Awards whilst Discover the Extreme World was on the four-book shortlist for the 2012 Blue Peter Book Award. In October 2018, Clive won the Sainsbury’s Children’s Book Award for The Book Of Comparisons. He also won The Blue Peter Book Award 2019 for The Colours of History. Clive has contributed many articles to Encyclopaedia Britannica, appeared on radio and at live events and written hundreds of articles to a wide range of publications. He is based in Manchester, England.


  • 'An easy and fun way to learn lots of interesting faces and another good book for families', Parents in Touch
  • 'This fact-packed guide interspersed with beautiful line-drawings would make an enjoyable read for any youngster', Laboratory News