Лучшие книги Ллойда Джонса
Мистер Пип Ллойд Джонс
ISBN: 978-5-699-58933-3 Год издания: 2012 Издательство: Эксмо, Домино Язык: Русский
Впервые на русском - всемирный бестселлер новозеландского писателя Ллойда Джонса, вошедший в шорт-лист Букеровской премии, переведенный на десятки языков и экранизированный Эндрю Адамсоном (постановщиком "Шреков" и фильмов о Нарнии), причем главную роль исполнил сам "доктор Хаус" - Хью Лори; фильм выходит на экраны в 2012 году. Крошечная деревушка на тропическом острове на юге Тихого океана. Все белые улетели в Австралию, с другого конца острова приближается война, школа три месяца как закрыта. И вдруг живущий отшельником мистер Уоттс - единственный оставшийся в деревне белый человек, и никогда прежде не замеченный в склонности к…
See Inside the History of Britain Ллойд Джонс
ISBN: 978-1-4095-5019-8 Год издания: 2014 Издательство: Usborne Publishing Ltd. Язык: Русский
Over 2,000 years, Britain has survived plagues, invasions and world wars, and ruled an empire that stretched around the globe. With stunning illustrations and flaps to lift, this book tells Britain's incredible history a story of conquering kings, intrepid explorers, and inventors that changed the world.
50 Things to Spot in London (набор из 52 карточек) Ллойд Джонс
ISBN: 978-1-4095-0797-0 Год издания: 2010 Издательство: Usborne Publishing Ltd. Язык: Русский
A pack of pocket-sized cards to help recognise and learn about fifty of London's famous landmarks. Each card has a detailed illustration of a landmark, with information, facts and statistics on the reverse.
Thousands of Things to Spot (сборник) Джиллиан Доэрти
ISBN: 978-1-4095-2303-1 Год издания: 2010 Издательство: Usborne Publishing Ltd. Язык: Русский
This is a bumper, fun-packed puzzle book bursting with over 8,000 things to spot. It combines "1001 Monster Things to Spot", "1001 Wizard Things to Spot", "1001 Things to Spot in Fairyland", "1001 Pirate Things to Spot", "1001 Things to Spot in the Sea", "1001 Bugs to Spot", "1001 Things to Spot on the Farm" and "1001 Things to Spot in the Town". Bright, busy scenes provide plenty of material for both readers and pre-readers to talk about. Simple text and eye-catching illustrations combine to help children develop skills in reading, counting, matching and identification.
Paint Your Wife Lloyd Jones
Год издания: 2014 Издательство: John Murray Язык: Английский
The next morning Alma showed up with his tin case of pencils and his sketchbooks. She showed him through to the sitting room. She had an idea that a sitting was a formal occasion and in preparation had gone around the room straightening cushions and pulling off furnishing covers. She had dressed herself up in her Sunday best, a black skirt and red blouse. She had been toying with putting a flower in her hair. Long ago, when the men were away at the war, Alma began painting the women of the town. Alice, his favourite, returned his attentions, and when her husband George came home from the war, he set out to prove his love and reclaim his…
See Inside the First World War Ллойд Джонс
ISBN: 978-1-4095-3170-8 Год издания: 2014 Издательство: Usborne Publishing Ltd. Язык: Русский
Packed with essential information about the First World War, from the start of the conflict in 1914 to its resolution in 1918. Look inside trenches, see an attack across no man's land, find out what goes on inside a tank, how fighter planes defended the skies against airships and lots more. Written in conjunction with a historical consultant from the Imperial War Museums. With vivid illustrations and over 70 flaps to lift, this action-packed book transports readers into the battlefields of the First World War, from the muddy trenches of northern France to the jungles of East Africa.
See Inside Great Cities David Hancock
ISBN: 978-1-4095-1904-1 Год издания: 2014 Издательство: Usborne Publishing Ltd. Язык: Русский
A flap book for older children that shows the varied and vibrant lives of the world's greatest cities, including London, Paris and New York. It features illustrations and over 80 flaps that reveal the hustle and bustle of everyday city life.
See Inside Ancient World Ллойд Джонс
ISBN: 978-1-4095-3289-7 Год издания: 2013 Издательство: Usborne Publishing Ltd. Язык: Русский
Travel back thousands of years to a time of pyramids, temples, and spectacular stone cities deep in the jungle. With stunning illustrations and flaps to lift, this book shows you what life was like in the ancient world.
The Story of Football (+ CD-ROM) Ллойд Джонс
ISBN: 1409545563, 978-1-4095-4556-9 Год издания: 2012 Издательство: Usborne Publishing Ltd. Язык: Русский
Seven titles in the popular "Young Reading" series are re-issued with hardback covers with audio CDs inserted into a wallet inside the back cover, making the book and CD easy to store together, "The Young Reading" series is developed with reading expert Alison Kelly from Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence and ability,
See Inside the Second World War Ллойд Джонс
ISBN: 978-1-4095-2329-1 Год издания: 2011 Издательство: Usborne Publishing Ltd. Язык: Русский
This is a brilliant historical addition to the "See Inside" series, looking closely at the vehicles and major events that defined the Second World War as one of the most destructive wars in history. Lifting the flaps reveals the insides of some of the military vehicles used during campaigns including tanks, fighter planes and aircraft carriers, while others look in depth at life during the Blitz and the action on the beaches during the invasion of Normandy.
See Inside Houses Long Ago Ллойд Джонс
ISBN: 978-1-4095-0744-4 Год издания: 2010 Издательство: Usborne Publishing Ltd. Язык: Русский
A fabulous flap book for older children showing the houses built by people around the world in different historical eras. Stunning illustrations and over 80 flaps reveal the house interiors as well as fascinating historical facts about how people lived long ago. Scenes include an Egyptian Villa, a Viking longhouse and an English manor.
See Inside London Ллойд Джонс
ISBN: 978074607753-5 Год издания: 2007 Издательство: Usborne Publishing Ltd. Язык: Русский
Over the past 2,000 years, London has survived fires, plagues and terrible air raids to become one of the largest cities in the world. With amazing illustrations and revealing flaps to lift, this book tells the city's incredible story. Формат: 22,5 см x 28 см.
The Story of Football Ллойд Джонс
ISBN: 978074607708-5 Год издания: 2007 Издательство: Usborne Publishing Ltd. Язык: Русский
From the Roman army to rowdy medieval mobs, people have been booting balls for centuries. Take a lively look at football through the ages and find out when the first matches kicked off, why the first rules developed, and how rugby and American Football were born. Формат: 13,5 см х 20 см.
See Inside Ancient Egypt Ллойд Джонс
ISBN: 978074608412-0 Год издания: 2007 Издательство: Usborne Publishing Ltd. Язык: Русский
Take a journey back in time to the glory days of Ancient Egypt, when pharaohs ruled, the pyramids were built and the mighty Nile was the source of all life. This book contains fascinating information such as how Egyptians worshipped their Gods, buried their dead and built the pyramids, as well as amazing details about day-to-day life. With over 50 embedded flaps to lift, this book is not only informative but interactive, making it an accessible and engaging way for children to learn about life in Ancient Egypt. It is intricately illustrated by David Hancock.
Hand Me Down World Ллойд Джонс
ISBN: 030740014X Год издания: 2010 Издательство: Alfred A. Knopf Canada Язык: Английский
A woman washes ashore in Sicily. She has come from north Africa to find her son, taken from her when he was just days old by his father and stolen away to Berlin. With nothing but her maid's uniform and a knife stashed in a plastic bag, she relies on strangers— some generous, some exploiting—to guide her passage north. These strangers tell of their encounters with a quiet, mysterious woman in a blue coat—each account a different view of the truth, a different truth. And slowly these fragments of a life piece together to create a spellbinding story of the courage of a mother and the versions of truth we create to accommodate our…