Book DescriptionThe best writing is speculative, and the best science fiction flies far beyond the boundaries of outer space in this collection of top Australian science fiction from the past fifty years. Stories include: * a cautionary tale of greed anddiamonds by Jack Dann * what it means to be civilized by A. Bertram Chandler * proof that manned flight was invented in the Middle Ages Other contributors include: Peter Carey, Greg Egan, Pip Maddern, Norma Hemming, George Tuner, Jack Wodhams, David Lake, Erle Cox, Lucy Sussex,Randal Flynn, John Baxter, Frank Bryning and many more.
Model N/A Quantity 1 piece(s) per pack Color TranslucentGreyBlackYellow Material Plastic Specification Uses natural materials like mud lemons and water to power a light bulb a watch and activate a music chip. An amazing environmentally friendly science kit that includes detailed instructions so you can create many unusual batteries with fruit juices vegetables coins utensils and more. Suitable Age For ages over 10 Packing List 4 x Zinc plate 4 x Copper board 4 x Yellow connection cable 2 x Plastic glass 1 x Paper cup 2 x Bottle cap 1 x LED light tower 1 x Sound chip 1 x LCD time display panel 1 x Sticker paper 1 x Chinese/English manual 1 x Packing box
Career Paths: Environmental Science is a new educational resource for environmental science professionals who want to improve their English communication in a work environment. Incorporating career-specific vocabulary and contexts, each unit offers step- by-step instruction that immerses students in the four key language components: reading, listening, speaking, and writing. Career Paths: Environmental Science addresses topics including the parts of the environment, natural resource management, biodiversity, pollution, and climate change.
The series is organized into three levels of difficulty and offers a minimum of 400 vocabulary terms and phrases. Every unit includes a test of reading comprehension, vocabulary, and listening skills, and leads students through written and oral production.
In this hilarious, inspiring and provocative series of essays, Kingsley Amis introduces readers to the wonders and value of science fiction writing. From the brilliant ideas but sexless science of Jules Verne to the power of H.G.Wells's terrifying storytelling; from the brilliance of bad science fiction writing to the potency of their important ideas; from a portrait of the average SF reader to Amis's sad prediction that this genre will never make it in film or television, New Maps of Hell is a warm and witty exploration of a world many readers may be yet to discover.
Everything aspiring authors need to write, publish, and sell a children's book Everyone loves a children's book—and many dream about writing one. But is it actually possible for an unpublished writer—armed with a good story idea and a love of kids—to write, sell, publish, and promote a book? Yes, it is! Clearly and concisely written with straightforward advice and a plethora of specific up-to-date recommendations, Writing Children's Books For Dummies provides step-by-step information on everything aspiring children's book authors need to know—from researching the current marketplace to developing story ideas, strengthening writing skills, dealing with editors, and submitting proposals and manuscripts to agents and publishers. Updated and improved writing exercises All new content on social media and establishing an online presence as an author Fresh, updated content on publishing via hard copy and all the e- platforms From setting down that first word on paper to doing a successful publicity tour, Writing Children's Books For Dummies gives you the confidence and the insiders' know-how to write and sell the story you've always wanted to write.