Big Book of Facts

Mairi Mackinnon, Megan Cullis, Alex Frith, Amy Chiu and Victoria Williams

Age: 9+


Series: Big Book of Facts

Big Book of Facts

By: Mairi Mackinnon, Megan Cullis, Alex Frith, Amy Chiu, Victoria Williams

Illustrated by Carole Verbyst, Abiyasa Adiguna, Ross Crawford, Mal Made, Nicholas Taylor, Lynn Bremner

Series : Big Book of Facts

Age 9+


Coming November 2024

A must-have for any curious mind, this book is packed with fascinating facts, and will take you on a thrilling journey through the world of science, history, geography and so much more.
Read from cover to cover, or dip in and out at random, to find out about the human body, animals, the environment and technology, and discover mind-expanding facts on every page.
Brilliant, bold design makes complex and wide-ranging information easy to understand and absorb.

192 pages
8.5 x 10.9in
Hardback ISBN:
Publication Date:
November 2024
Work Reference:
Mairi Mackinnon
Mairi Mackinnon has lived in England, Scotland, France, Italy and Spain, and worked as a teacher, translator and tour manager before joining Usborne. Over the years she has written and edited Usborne books in sixteen languages, from Arabic to Welsh. She lives in a house full of teenagers, books and curious musical instruments.

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Megan Cullis
Growing up by the seaside, Megan buried herself in books (and sometimes pebbles). She studied English at university, and later Children's Literature, before teaching English to teenagers in a secondary school. She now writes books for Usborne about all kinds of things, from trucks and trains to bats and ballerinas.

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Alex Frith
Alex Frith has been writing Usborne books since 2005. His diverse output covers such titles as 'See inside Your Head', 'Stories of Thor' and 'Politics for Beginners'. He has spoken at multiple festivals about his book '100 Things to Know About Space'. Alex can be found in London.

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Amy Chiu
Since she was a child, Amy has always pestered anyone that'll listen with questions and random facts. After studying neuroscience at university, she joined Usborne to spread the joys of learning through books. When she's not reading or doodling, she enjoys playing video games and adventuring in new worlds.

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Victoria Williams
Victoria (Vicky to almost everyone) has degrees in Evolutionary Biology and Science Communication, and loves writing about the weird and wonderful world. When she's not writing or reading, you'll probably find her walking, dancing, gaming, watching wildlife or baking a cake.

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