Overview for Discover with Derek (Part 3)
Discover with Derek is a four-part knowledge-n-quiz activity book for 6 to 13-year olds from the biggest name in childrenâ€™s quizzing today. Full of colourful illustrations and interesting facts, these pages help children learn about the world around them in a fun and easy way. Page after page of colourful illustrations and interesting information that help you learn quickly. Separate pages of facts and quizzes to help you grasp information at a glance. Eight sections on People, Sports, Travel, Science, Nature, India, History and Literature and a Mixed Bag provide detailed overviews of various areas of knowledge. Comprehensive revision tests let you find out how much you have learnt. The best knowledge activity book in the Indian market from the biggest name in children's quizzing today. The Primer is for 6 and 7-year olds (January 2003) Part 1 is for 8 and 9-year olds (already published). Part 2 is for 10 and 11-year olds (already published). Part 3 is for 12 and 13-year olds.
Derek O'Brien (Author)
Derek Oâ€™Brien was born in Kolkata. He went to St Xavierâ€™s Collegiate School in the city and St Columbaâ€™s School in New Delhi. After graduating in English from Scottish Church College, Kolkata, he began his professional career as a journalist but soon shifted to advertising. Today, he is the host of the longest-running knowledge gameshow on Indian television, The Cadbury Bournvita Quiz Contest. Derek Oâ€™Brien won the award for best anchorâ€“Game/Quiz Show at the Hero Honda Indian Television Academy Awards 2003.