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The Usborne outdoor book

The Usborne outdoor book
The Usborne outdoor book

Inspiring ideas for discovering and exploring outdoors, whether that’s a city park, a beach, deep in the woods or even in a garden. Activities for all weathers include building a shelter, stargazing, marking a trail, catching crabs and listening for creatures at night. With tips for identifying wildlife and advice throughout on staying safe.

“Full of beautifully illustrated and imaginative ideas for making the most of the great outdoors.”
The Independent
“Hours of adventure guaranteed.”
Inis Reading Guide

Hardback:

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Extra information

Key Stage: KS2; Age 6+

BIC: B2L79

Hardback:
ISBN: 9781409599104
64 pages
240 x 190mm

Author/Editor: Alice James & Emily Bone

Illustrator: Briony May Smith

Press reviews

Usborne reigns supreme when it comes to keeping children occupied, and the Outdoor Book is a great tool for encouraging your child to put down the iPad or remote and get outside.
Made for Mums
There’s something about this publisher’s house style that makes their non-fiction so irresistible for children. Page after page of old-fashioned illustrations jammed with ideas for getting the most out of the fresh air.
Families South East London
This is a brilliant book brimming with ideas for things to do out and about in the great outdoors. Wherever you are and whatever the weather there are things to discover and explore and adventures to be had.
The Lancashire Telegraph
Packed full of beautifully illustrated and imaginative ideas for making the most of the great outdoors, including step-by-step guides for things like wildlife watching and damming a stream, as well as campfire cooking and seashore hunts.
The Independent
Packed with challenges and ideas for fresh air activities.
The Daily Express
If you’re looking for an outdoor adventure this summer, you’ll find plenty of inspiration in The Usborne Outdoor Book.
Sussex Express
The perfect book to get kids out and about and exploring nature during the summer holidays.
Mum's magazine
This brilliant book is a perfect way to encourage children to play outdoors... It's packed full of exciting activities you hadn't even thought of!
South Wales Evening Post
A brilliant book brimming with ideas for things to do out and about in the great outdoors. Wherever you are and whatever teh weather there are things to discover and explore and adventures to be had.
Westmorland Gazette
From setting up a base camp and building a shelter to catching crabs and stargazing, this compendium of wildlife skills ticks all the boxes and is a novel way of getting children to connect with the great outdoors.
RTE jr
Inspiring ideas for discovering and exploring outdoors, whether that's a city park, a beach, deep in the woods or even in a garden.
LoveReading4Kids

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