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The Incredible Cabinet of Wonders : 100 little doors to the Weird and Wonderful from the world's Great Museums - Lonely Planet Kids

The Incredible Cabinet of Wonders

100 little doors to the Weird and Wonderful from the world's Great Museums

Paperback Published: 1st November 2017
ISBN: 9781787011038
Number Of Pages: 28
For Ages: 9 - 12 years old

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It's time to peek inside the world's most famous museums.

Welcome to Lonely Planet Kids' Incredible Cabinet of Wonders - the greatest little museum in the world! 12 collectors, from toy makers and monster hunters, to sailors and archaeologists, have created their own themed cabinets and filled them with their favourite things.

Kids can lift the flaps and open the cabinet doors to discover 100 extraordinary objects from our planet's weird and wonderful past and present, then read fascinating stories behind each one and find out where to see them in real life.

What objects will they find? And what stories will they tell?

The 12 themed collections are:

  • Toy Maker's Cabinet
  • Sailor's Cabinet
  • Monster Hunter's Cabinet
  • Naturalist's Cabinet
  • Miniaturist's Cabinet
  • Doctor's Cabinet
  • Treasure Hunter's Cabinet
  • Archaeologist's Cabinet
  • Costume Maker's Cabinet
  • Musician's Cabinet
  • Scientist's Cabinet
  • Make Believer's Cabinet

Each cabinet is illustrated by a different artist and features photos of every astonishing and unusual artefact.

About Lonely Planet Kids: Come explore! Let's start an adventure. Lonely Planet Kids excites and educates children about the amazing world around them. Combining astonishing facts, quirky humour and eye-catching imagery, we ignite their curiosity and encourage them to discover more about our planet. Every book draws on our huge team of global experts to help share our continual fascination with what makes the world such a diverse and magnificent place - inspiring children at home and in school.

Industry Reviews

"A true collector's item! This book is simply riveting and bursts with exciting and weird surprises. Just like an inquisitive child, you won't be able to resist peeling open the flaps and waiting in anticipation to see what wonderful surprises lie beyond. Remember those advent calendars with windows that, when opened, revealed an image, a poem, or a small gift? The one that counted down to Christmas and delighted children so? Well, this is better. Much, much better."

ISBN: 9781787011038
ISBN-10: 1787011038
Series: Lonely Planet Kids
Audience: Children
For Ages: 9 - 12 years old
For Grades: 2 - 3
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 28
Published: 1st November 2017
Publisher: Lonely Planet Global Limited
Country of Publication: IE
Dimensions (cm): 27.71 x 23.7  x 1.4
Weight (kg): 0.73
Edition Number: 1

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