- The Crime Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained
An essential guide to criminology, exploring the most infamous cases of all time, from serial killers to mob hits to war crimes and more.
From Jack the Ripper to Jeffrey Dahmer, The Crime Book is a complete study of international true crime history that unpacks the shocking stories through infographics and in-depth research that lays out every key fact and detail. Examine the science, psychology, and sociology of criminal behavior, and read profiles of villains, victims, and detectives. See each clue and follow the investigation from start to finish, and study the police and detective work of each case.
Find out how pirates, the Japanese yakuza, Chinese triads, and modern drug cartels operate around the world. Dive deep into the Black Dahlia murder investigation and follow other high-profile cases, including Lizzie Borden with her ax and the Patty Hearst kidnapping.
Learn how media coverage changed through history, from the tragic assassination of President Abraham Lincoln to romanticizing Bonnie and Clyde's doomed fate to the kidnapping and murder of Charles Lindbergh's baby, which is considered the first international crime tabloid story.
The Crime Book is a complete compendium for crime aficionados to add to their collection.
Series Overview: Big Ideas Simply Explained series uses creative design and innovative graphics, along with straightforward and engaging writing, to make complex subjects easier to understand. These award-winning books provide just the information needed for students, families, or anyone interested in concise, thought-provoking refreshers on a single subject.
- Mely & Bela in the Kingdom of the Blue Strawberries (Bilingual English-French): Episode 1. Can't judge a monster by his hat!
"Once upon a time, in an extraordinary land, There were two little princesses Whose names were Mely and Bela. Their daddy was the very powerful King Erispoe I. He was the King of the Kingdom of the Blue Strawberries. A fantastic land in which everybody was living... In blue strawberries!" "Mely & Bela in the Kingdom of the Blue Strawberries" is a bilingual children's books series that was created with the aim to make children discover the wonderful world of two little princesses, Mely and Bela, who make new friends in every episode and learn together with them about friendship, good manners, good behaviour, common sense, etc. through their fun and mysterious adventures. The playful bilingual reading and the funny illustrations will definitely charm the parents too. This is the first episode of a delightful little books series for every little girl aged 3-6 who wish to become a little princess one day.
- The LEGO® NINJAGO® MOVIE The Making of the Movie
Journey beyond the on-screen world of The LEGO® NINJAGO® MOVIE™
Packed with stunning concept art, sketches, artwork, inspiration and LEGO® builds, the book tells this fascinating story of how The LEGO NINJAGO MOVIE was made. Find out how your favorite heroes, villains, vehicles, and locations were created for the movie. Learn about each development stage of the movie, from the initial idea and storyboarding to recording the dialogue and special effects. Created with the LEGO Group, with exclusive insights from the filmmakers, animators, and LEGO designers.
THE LEGO NINJAGO MOVIE © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. &
The LEGO Group. LEGO, the LEGO logo, the Minifigure, the Brick and Knob configurations and NINJAGO are trademarks and/or copyrights of the LEGO Group. ©2017 The LEGO Group. All rights reserved. (s17)
- DK Eyewitness Las Vegas
Visit and explore Las Vegas, a.k.a. Sin City, and walk along the strip, gamble in the casinos, eat amazing food, or stop by a show in the entertainment capital of the world.
From top restaurants, bars, and clubs to standout scenic sites and walks, our insider tips are sure to make your trip outstanding. Whether you're looking for unique and interesting shops and markets, or seeking the best venues for music and nightlife, we have entertainment and hotel recommendations for every budget covered in our Eyewitness Travel Guide.
Discover DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Las Vegas. • Detailed itineraries and "don't-miss" destination highlights at a glance.
• Illustrated cutaway 3-D drawings of important sights.
• Floor plans and guided visitor information for major museums.
• Free, color pull-out map (print edition) marked with sights from the guide, a selected sight and street index, public transit information, practical information on getting around, and a chart for measuring walking distances.
• Guided walking tours, local drink and dining specialties to try, things to do, and places to eat, drink, and shop by area.
• Area maps marked with sights.
• Detailed city maps include street finder indexes for easy navigation.
• Insights into history and culture to help you understand the stories behind the sights.
• Hotel and restaurant listings highlight DK Choice special recommendations.
With hundreds of full-color photographs, hand-drawn illustrations, and custom maps that illuminate every page, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Las Vegas truly shows you the city as no one else can.
Recommended: For a pocket guidebook to Las Vegas, check out DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Las Vegas, which is packed with dozens of top 10 lists, ensuring you make the most of your time and experience the best of everything.
Series Overview: For more than two decades, DK Eyewitness Travel Guides have helped travelers experience the world through the history, art, architecture, and culture of their destinations. Expert travel writers and researchers provide independent editorial advice, recommendations, and reviews. With guidebooks to hundreds of places around the globe available in print and digital formats, DK Eyewitness Travel Guides show travelers how they can discover more.
DK Eyewitness Travel Guides: the most maps, photographs, and illustrations of any guide. Visit TravelDK.com to learn more.
- DK Readers L1: The LEGO® NINJAGO® MOVIE : Shark Attack!
Prepare for Battle with Garmadon's Shark Army!
Meet Lord Garmadon. He is the baddest villain in Ninjago City. Learn about his Shark Army and their wicked weapons and discover Garmadon's evil plans. Can the ninja defeat them?
Perfect for 3-5 year olds learning to read, Level 1 titles contain short, simple sentences with an emphasis on frequently used words. Crisp photographic images with labels provide visual clues to introduce and reinforce vocabulary.
THE LEGO NINJAGO MOVIE © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. & The LEGO Group. LEGO, the LEGO logo, the Minifigure, the Brick and Knob configurations and NINJAGO are trademarks and/or copyrights of the LEGO Group. ©2017 The LEGO Group. All rights reserved. (s17)