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Explore the curiosities of planet Earth and marvel at the beauty of the natural world in a new way.

From opals to orchids and tapirs to toadstools, this beautiful collection brings more than 100 incredible items from the natural world to life. Perfect for all the nature-loving readers on the planet we call home.

Every page of this reference book reveals fascinating animals, plants, rocks, minerals and microorganisms that will wow children and adults alike. Fantastic photography and illustrations showcase the wonders of planet Earth beautifully. Children will love exploring the detailed close-up images of different plants, animals and rocks. 

Throughout the pages of this utterly charming guide to the natural world, you’ll discover the myths and legends of living creatures and minerals. Storybook descriptions and surprising facts about their natural history will capture your child’s attention and keep them coming back for more! 

Curious kids can pour over the reference pages packed with new information. Find out how the dragon blood tree got its name, why a sundew means big trouble for insects and what on Earth a radiolarian is. From orchids to opals and lichens to lizards, this beautiful book lets you find the things that interest you and uncover new favorites along the way.

Discover the Wonderful World of Nature 

This educational book is perfect for kids to read by themselves or together with their parents as a bedtime story. With its beautiful gilded edges, decorative gold foil element and embossed cover, The Wonders of Nature is a fantastic gift for children who have a growing interest in the natural world.

Inside the pages of this stunning book, you’ll find:

   • More than 100 remarkable items from the natural world.
   • Fantastic close-up photography and gorgeous illustrations. 
   • Surprising facts and stories about the most incredible rocks and minerals, microscopic life, plants and animals on Earth.

Explore the Series:

Once you’ve discovered The Wonders of Nature, dive into the companion fact book from DK Books, An Anthology of Intriguing Animals. See how more than 100 incredible animals of the world come to life through stunning photography and beautiful illustrations.

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A beautiful book to treasure forever

With a shimmering gold and deep purple cover along with gold edged pages and a ribbon bookmark, The Wonders of Nature combines photography and illustrations to explore 100 remarkable items from the natural world including rocks and minerals, microscopic life, plants, and animals.

Perfect for bedtime – and beyond!

From author Ben Hoare, this book has been tested on his biggest critics: his two children. This book makes for a perfect alternative bedtime book for curious kids, packed with real stories and facts behind the wonders of our natural world.

An Anthology of Intriguing Animals

Once you’ve discovered The Wonders of Nature, dive into the companion book, An Anthology of Intriguing Animals, where you will see more than 100 amazing animals from the huge baleen whale to the tiny spider – with quokkas, pangolins, seadragons and everything else in between!


Will Gater

Ben Hoare

Ben Hoare


100 objects from throughout the universe, arranged from closest to our planet to furthest away

More than 100 remarkable items from the natural world, from microscopic life to plants and animals

More than 100 animals in close-up detail, arranged from biggest to smallest

Ideal for bedtime reading

Gilded edges and a ribbon bookmark

Features gorgeous illustrations and stunning photography

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Publisher‏:‎DK Children; Illustrated edition (September 3, 2019)
Hardcover‏:‎224 pages
Reading age‏:‎7 – 9 years
Lexile measure‏:‎IG950L
Grade level‏:‎2 – 4
Item Weight‏:‎2.65 pounds
Dimensions‏:‎8.81 x 1.03 x 11.13 inches
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