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R 660.00

DK Children's Anthologies: The Wonders of Nature

R 499.00 Regular price R 569.00
by DK
Speedy delivery (free over R750, or R90 shipping fee)
Available for collection from our JHB warehouse (weekdays)

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Explore the curiosities of planet Earth and marvel at the beauty of the natural world in a new way.

From opals to orchids and tapirs to toadstools, this beautiful collection brings more than 100 incredible items from the natural world to life. Perfect for all the nature-loving readers on the planet we call home.

Every page of this reference book reveals fascinating animals, plants, rocks, minerals and microorganisms that will wow children and adults alike. Fantastic photography and illustrations showcase the wonders of planet Earth beautifully. Children will love exploring the detailed close-up images of different plants, animals and rocks.

Throughout the pages of this utterly charming guide to the natural world, you'll discover the myths and legends of living creatures and minerals. Storybook descriptions and surprising facts about their natural history will capture your child's attention and keep them coming back for more!

Curious kids can pour over the reference pages packed with new information. Find out how the dragon blood tree got its name, why a sundew means big trouble for insects and what on Earth a radiolarian is. From orchids to opals and lichens to lizards, this beautiful book lets you find the things that interest you and uncover new favorites along the way.

Discover the Wonderful World of Nature


This educational book is perfect for kids to read by themselves or together with their parents as a bedtime story. With its beautiful gilded edges, decorative gold foil element and embossed cover, The Wonders of Nature is a fantastic gift for children who have a growing interest in the natural world.

Inside the pages of this stunning book, you'll find:

- More than 100 remarkable items from the natural world.
- Fantastic close-up photography and gorgeous illustrations.
- Surprising facts and stories about the most incredible rocks and minerals, microscopic life, plants and animals on Earth.

Age: 6yrs+ / Hardcover: 224 pages

Orders are generally dispatched within a maximum of 24 hours from receipt of payment (excluding weekends and Public Holidays). 

 

Local Pickup:

You are welcome to use this option if you would prefer to collect your order from our warehouse based in Ferndale, Johannesburg. You will receive an email as soon as your order is ready for collection.  Collection times are between 09h00 and 16h00 Monday to Friday.

Shipping Rates:
We offer free nationwide delivery on all orders over R750. For orders less than this amount, a nominal flat rate fee of R90 will be charged.

Delivery by courier will take 24 - 72 hours to reach you depending on the area that you live. A guideline as follows:

Johannesburg / Pretoria - next day delivery from dispatch

All other major cities - 2 - 3 days from dispatch

Outlying towns - 3 - 4 days from dispatch

Remote towns - 3 - 5 days from dispatch

A tracking number and estimated day of delivery will be emailed to you once the goods have been dispatched. Customers are responsible for having someone at the delivery address during the day to sign for and accept delivery. Please note our couriers are unable to deliver to a P O Box number. 

For customers that live in remote areas (farms etc) or do not have someone available to sign for a courier delivery, we can send your order to a Post Box via the South African Post Office. Please enter your P O Box number and correct postal code on the check-out page and we will send your parcel via economy post and email you a tracking number. Please note this is not a preferred option and your order will take longer to reach you. The recipient of the postal order will be responsible for collecting the order from their local Post Office.

Timeless Toys reserves the right to amend delivery prices for courier deliveries to very remote areas and for extremely heavy or peculiar sized or shaped items. We will always contact you first and will never charge extra without your consent.

If you need something in a hurry, please contact us to arrange a quote for priority courier service, although this will cost extra.

Gift Wrap Service
We offer a free gift wrap service so the beautiful products you have purchased will arrive at your chosen destination looking gorgeous! Please select the gift-wrap option on check-out and feel free to leave a  short message to the recipient that will be hand-written on a card. When you ship to a different address you can rest assured no invoice or pricing information will be included in the parcel.

When ordering a gift to be sent to a different address please ensure you keep your own name and address as the default billing details and then add the recipient's name, address and contact details on the shipping page at check-out.