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    Please could someone recommend a good textbook/revision guide for AQA Biology. Thanks.
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    I did AQA bio but on the old spec- even though I got the official textbook, revision guide and an AQA approved notes I found my best information and stuff came from notes I got from the internet- I can send you the links if you pm me- Good Luck!
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    HiThese are the books you need to get. You can get the full a level textbook in the picture instead of the as one as it has the content for both as and a level. So if you're buying the a level one there's no need to get the as. The cgp revision guide also contain as and a level material. You need to get the latest 2015 ones because of the new spec. If you search on google A Level Biology AQA Complete Revision and Practice it will come up and the original price is £20 but you can find cheaper ones as well. Good luck.

    P.S here's a link to a thread full of bio resources

    http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/show....php?t=3845551
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    HiThese are the books you need to get. You can get the full a level textbook in the picture instead of the as one as it has the content for both as and a level. So if you're buying the a level one there's no need to get the as. The cgp revision guide also contain as and a level material. You need to get the latest 2015 ones because of the new spec. If you search on google A Level Biology AQA Complete Revision and Practice it will come up and the original price is £20 but you can find cheaper ones as well. Good luck.

    P.S here's a link to a thread full of bio resources

    http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/show....php?t=3845551
    can you show me the contents page of these books? (If you own them that is)- I want to see if the topics are things I'm interested in
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    HiThese are the books you need to get. You can get the full a level textbook in the picture instead of the as one as it has the content for both as and a level. So if you're buying the a level one there's no need to get the as. The cgp revision guide also contain as and a level material. You need to get the latest 2015 ones because of the new spec. If you search on google A Level Biology AQA Complete Revision and Practice it will come up and the original price is £20 but you can find cheaper ones as well. Good luck.

    P.S here's a link to a thread full of bio resources

    http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/show....php?t=3845551
    Ive got them too; they're deffo the best
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    My class had the Oxford AQA AS Biology books (the new ones for the new specification) and we found a lot of the stuff in there was not actually in the new specification anymore - they've forgotten to take some stuff out. They are good for class work, but I wouldn't try using them to revise; they're too bulky.

    The CGP books are the best for revision and make everything a lot easier to follow.
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    can you show me the contents page of these books? (If you own them that is)- I want to see if the topics are things I'm interested in
    I've got an electronic copy of it on Kerboodle because my school is subscribed to it. Tbh I rarely used the textbook as I found the cgp guide to be more useful but if you want to buy it you can. There's no difference in the contents. Every single topic on the spec is in this book and in much more detail.

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    HEY! Sorry for the capitals I just really wanted to draw your attention to this study guide because this could literally be one of the best things you buy for yourself. It is so helpful and detailed and if you buy the CGP revision guide in addition to their study guide (textbook) you will find yourself learning the information so much easier. I really can't recommend this book enough, I just bought mine for physics and it actually explains things I have never learnt before in such clarity it's just amazing.

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    New A-Level Biology for AQA: Year 1 & AS Student Book with Online Edition https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/17829431..._w2tLxbH04JSH0

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    Buy a psychology book instead and guarantee yourself a better grade
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