DK's aim is to inform, enrich and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach. DK brings unrivalled clarity to a wide range of topics, with a unique combination of words and pictures, put together to spectacular effect. DK maintains a reputation for innovation in design for both print and digital products.
Reference titles for Elementary students with innovative features made famous by DK.
Everything You Need to Know About Frogs and Other Slippery Creatures
Everything You Need to Know About Frogs and Other Slippery Creatures is a fascinating read - not only do you discover the basics of reptile and amphibian anatomy, you also learn about the lives and times of a great number of creatures: see how they survive in lakes and rivers, forests and deserts, and how they have adapted to the most inhospitable habitats.
Great Things to do Outside
With Great Things to Do Outside, children will never be out of ideas for things to do. Made up of fun, practical projects to do outside, this book is guaranteed to get kids out into nature. Activities range from simple observation in the backyard to more ambitious projects such as building a hide.
Everything You Need to Know About Sharks
An underwater treasure, Everything You Need To Know About Sharks is a vibrant book that redefines reference. From the outset with its attention-grabbing cover, through every exciting page inside, this book combines little-known information with engaging text and innovative, high-quality design. Everything You Need To Know About Sharks dives deep in the pursuit of fascinating facts. It teaches the basics of anatomy and taxonomy, plus how and where sea creatures live.
First Dinosaur Encyclopedia
From the first sea mammals to fierce dinosaurs, this inspiring reference book takes students on a fantastic journey into the prehistoric world. Quiz bars on every page make learning interactive and fun.
Human Body: A Visual Encyclopedia
Employing a dynamic visual approach, HUMAN BODY: A VISUAL ENCYCLOPEDIA explains how the body works through pictures, making the subject matter accessible and intuitive to readers of all ages. The accompanying text is simple and lively and packed with amazing facts and surprising stories that appeal to curious minds.
Fiction and non-fiction titles with audio from DK for early and emerging readers in the classic Eyewitness style.
I Want to Be a Ballerina
In this Level 1 DK Reader, follow Jamie to her first ballet lesson as she learns to dance and makes new friends.
Frogs & Toads
Learn all about the world's variety of frogs and toads with this new DK Reader. Get a close-up look at their strange features and bizarre habits.
Sniffles, Sneezes, Hiccups, and Coughs
Everyone sneezes, coughs and yawns - even animals. But why do we all go ah-choo? Discover why we sneeze and what happens when we do with this Level 2 DK Reader.
Journey of a Humpback Whale
Splash and swim your way across 2,000 miles of water with Triton, Spoon, and Salt-three humpback whales making a journey across the ocean. In the Level 2 DK Reader Journey of a Humpback Whale, learn about what humpback whales like eat, how they swim, and the "songs" they sing to talk to each other! Explore the threats against these giant sea creatures and learn about what we can do to save their habitats.
A reference series made up of the Eyewitness titles, which typically include labeled photos, fact boxes, and the often imitated DK style.
Pond and River
An original and exciting look at the fascinating natural world of ponds and rivers. Stunning real-life photographs of fish, water beetles, frogs, underwater weeds, and more offer a unique view of the natural history of plants and animals that live in and around freshwater habitats.
This is a spectacular and informative guide to the mysteries beyond Earth and its atmosphere. Original photography of spacecraft both before and after traveling in space and pictures of astronauts and their equipment offer a unique view of the history of space exploration and the daily life of astronauts.
Here is an original and exciting look at the diverse world of money. Stunning real-life photography of Egyptian silver, Chinese hole money, Spanish gold, and siege money--as well as today's international currencies--offers a unique "eyewitness" view of money. See the salt money of Ethiopia, what the earliest coins looked like, forged coins and banknotes, and what one million dollars looks like. Learn how coins and banknotes are made, why German children used bundles of money as building blocks and why Ancient Greeks put coins in the mouths of dead people. Discover the history of your country's money, where the first paper money was issued, and how to detect forged coins.
Arms and Armor
DK Eyewitness Arms and Armor is an original and exciting look at the history of weapons and armor through the ages. Stunning real-life photographs reveal the design, construction, and workings of armor, offering a unique "eyewitness" view of how methods of warfare have changed. Show your child the very first weapons ever made, the armor worn by medieval knights, the battledress of a Japanese samurai, and the guns used by the frontiersmen and outlaws of the Wild West. They'll also discover the weapons that were carried by the first police officers, how sword and pistol duels were fought and much more!
A spectacular and informative guide to the 21st century and beyond. Original photography and artworks illustrate the extraordinary visions of the future of scientists, artists and inventors through the ages, offering a unique "eyewitness" view of a world we are yet to know. See an insect robot learning to walk, a hypersonic plane, a calendar for the next century, a space hotel and a millennium tower that will house 50,000 people. Learn the way genetic engineering will affect future foods, how a spaceship will be driven by antimatter and how large the world's population will be in 2050. Discover how a woman can work a flight simulator with her mind, the medical advances that will prolong life, the cyberpets that will be the companions of the future, and much, much more!
Reference titles for MS and HS students with innovative features made famous by DK.
Pocket Genius: Dinosaurs
Pocket Genius: Dinosaurs profiles more than 140 prehistoric animals and features fossils, skeletons, anatomy and history as well as species including dinosaurs on land, winged pterosaurs in the sky and a range of sea monsters in the ocean.
Pocket Genius: Rocks and Minerals
Pocket Genius Rocks and Minerals explores formation and rock collecting, mineral characteristics, and grouping by chemical composition, as well as cataloging different igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks and mineral groups.
Animals Up Close
This visually stunning natural history book brings the animal kingdom closer than you've ever seen it before! Dramatically close-up images of animals from insects to reptiles to mammals to birds reveal spectacular patterns and shapes. The colors, textures, and structures of all parts of an animal are presented in breathtaking photographs, challenging the reader's understanding of animals and their habitats.
Pocket Genius: Sharks
Pocket Genius Sharks explores anatomy, behavior (e.g. breathing), habitats, taxonomy, and conservation as well as species arranged by order. The book covers all cartilaginous fish (sharks, skates, rays, chimaeras).
Super Nature Encyclopedia
Super Nature Encyclopedia, is a look at the "wow" factor of the natural world-spotlighting Great White Sharks, African Elephants, Emperor Moths, Howler Monkeys and more of the world's most fascinating and surprising animals in remarkable detail. Visualized with incredible 3D animal models with cross-sections and strip layers, readers can explore every essential detail of the animals' anatomical features and learn why their bodies work the way they do.