From the very first rulers to Queen Elizabeth II, this is the story of one of the oldest monarchies in the world. Discover how Britain's history has been shaped by the lives, loves, triumphs and tragedies of its kings and queens.
The Queen was Britain's longest-reigning monarch and one of the most famous women in the world. But what was she really like? This enthralling story of the life of Queen Elizabeth II is full of photographs and facts that capture t
Discover the extraordinary life of King Charles III, from his birth through the historic celebrations of his coronation. Lively and easy-to-read text make this the perfect introduction for children, along with beautiful colour pho
Rebecca is moving to New Jersey. Together with her family, she leaves her friends behind and makes a road trip across America. On the way, they have a lot of adventures. They travel through a desert, see a volcano, and camp in the
Princess Minna loves to sort out mix-ups and mishaps in the kingdom! In this illustrated chapter book, join her on a funny, exciting adventure to help Granny and her friends, and still have time for a snowball fight!
When Sleeping Beauty was a baby, a fairy said that on her fifteenth birthday she would fall asleep for 100 years. Can you really sleep for so long? What happened to the other people in the castle? How did she wake up? The story an
Rapunzel lived with a witch. When she was 12, the witch decided that Rapunzel should live in a tower with no door. Rapunzel's hair grew very long. Every time the witch visited her, she let her hair down so that the witch could
It was dark in the forest. Hansel and Gretel were lost, tired and hungry. A bird helped them and took them to a house made of sweets and cakes. Why did the old lady ask them to stay? Will they find their way home again?
Princess Miranda is lonely and bored. Her busy mother gives her a precious golden ball to play with, and Miranda drops it into the palace pond. A helpful frog retrieves it - but as payment, he demands to eat from Miranda's plate a
A humorous and lively African folktale, specially adapted for children just beginning to read. With colour illustrations on every page, this is another addition to Usborne's hugely popular First Reading series. Find out what happe