Illustrated Dictionary and Thesaurus by Usborne Publishing
This is a sleek new edition of this brilliant resource for older children, written in friendly and accessible language. It contains a comprehensive illustrated dictionary and thesaurus as well as information on parts of speech, writing English and a brief history of the English language. Over a thousand superb colour illustrations and photographs with label and captions help introduce children to more specialised vocabulary. It is an ideal study aid for children beginning SATs.