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DAUD 7 years +
Roald Dahl Audio Collection in Tin - 29 CDs (Collection)
Roald Dahl7 years +
Ten of Roald Dahl's most-loved stories are read by a host of famous names in this swishwifflingly scrumdiddlyumptious 29-CD audiobook collection.
- RRP £123.90
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One of Dahl's biggest fans, David Walliams reads The BFG, while fresh from playing Willy Wonka live on stage, Douglas Hodge lends his voice to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Kate Winslet reads Matilda and comedians Chris O'Dowd, Peter Serafinowicz and Richard Ayoade lend their animated vocal talents to Dahl's best-loved characters The Twits, Fantastic Mr Fox and Danny the Champion of the World!
A must for keeping the whole family entertained on long journeys, the CDs come in a handy and stylish tin case too.
Gillian Flynn Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
Containing not only Gone Girl - the worldwide bestseller that was adapted into a hit film directed by David Fincher and starring Rosamund Pike and Ben Affleck - but also two lesser-known but equally compelling and impressive novels, this three-book collection from Gillian Flynn is full of unbelievable twists and turns.
- RRP £23.97
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One of the most talked-about books of recent years, Gone Girl is the story of Nick and Amy Dunne - an unhappily married couple... Their tumultuous relationship has seen many ups and downs - but when Amy goes missing and Nick is the prime suspect for her murder, things take a deliciously twisted and dark turn. You won't know who to believe and what to expect next in this stylish psychological thriller.
Gillian Flynn's two previous novels; Dark Places - a mystery that takes in everything from class issues in rural America to satanic cults - and Sharp Objects - a story that follows journalist Camille Preaker as she heads back to her hometown to investigate a series of brutal murders - are also included.
We guarantee you'll be hooked by all three books and won't be able to put them down!
EBAD 9 years +
Enid Blyton Adventure Collection - 8 Books (Collection)
Enid Blyton9 years +
Expertly combining themes of friendship and bravery through characters full of youthful inquisitiveness, the Book People are delighted to bring our customers Enid Blyton's complete Adventure series in this eight-book collection.
- RRP £47.92
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The series follows Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann and Jack as they travel the world on their holidays. But their holidays are never what they seem and the characters soon find themselves flying headfirst into a mysterious and exciting adventure.
With stunning new covers provided by the rising star of picture books, Rebecca Cobb, the Enid Blyton Adventure Series is a must for children aged 9 and above who are yet to discover the magic of the best-loved Famous Five and Malory Towers author.
Elly Griffiths Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
If you like crime fiction, you're in for a real treat. This three-book collection from Mary Higgins Clark Award-winning author Elly Griffiths is as fast-paced yet wonderfully atmospheric as it gets. We defy anyone to not fall for the quirky charms of forensic archeologist Dr. Ruth Galloway.
- RRP £23.97
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In A Room Full of Bones, Galloway investigates the death of a museum curator whose body is curiously found next to the coffin of a medieval bishop; A Dying Fall sees Galloway attempt to uncover the death of a colleague after an arson attack; and in The Outcast Dead, Galloway discovers the bones of what may be a notorious Victorian child murdress as a baby snatcher known as "The Childminder" threatens modern-day Norfolk...
Superbly plotted and often perceptive and funny, too, Griffiths constructs confounding mysteries that cleverly entwine ancient discoveries and very, very modern murders. An ideal set of books for fans of Alan Bradley and Kathy Reichs.
This collection contains book 4-6 in Elly Griffiths' Ruth Galloway series.
MENC 11 years +
Marvel Encyclopedia: Updated and Expanded (Hardback)
Dorling Kindersley11 years +
There's no stopping Marvel! For the past few years, their classic characters have been brought to the big screen in hit film after hit film, while the comics have continued to go from strength to strength.
- RRP £30.00
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The likes of the X-Men, Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, Iron Man and Captain America are much-loved characters that have long been ingrained in popular culture and after the success of the films starring Andrew Garfield, Mark Ruffalo, Robert Downey Jr and Chris Evans, they now entertain a whole new fanbase too!
Fully updated and expanded, this book gives Marvel fans all the information they'll ever need about the 1,000 various heroes and villains that now exist in the much-expanded universe that was established by Stan Lee all those years ago. Full of original comic book art, there are also little-known facts featured throughout this brilliant fan's guide.
The Gentle Sleep Book (Paperback)
There are few things as challenging as a young child's sleep - or lack of! This brand new book from the founder of BabyCalm, Sarah Ockwell-Smith, is an indispensable guide for parents, whatever challenges they're facing with their child's sleep.
- RRP £13.99
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From bringing a newborn home to when they're settled in at school, this unique and eye-opening book sheds new light on common sleep problems and, using cutting-edge research and anecdotal information, provides a gentle, no-tears approach to handling a host sleep issues including night waking, bed-wetting and much, much more...
Perfect for both expectant and exhausted parents, with the help of The Gentle Sleep Book by Sarah Ockwell-Smith sleepless nights will be a thing of the past.
MWHC 7 years +
Marcia Williams Collection - 10 Books (Collection)
Marcia Williams7 years +
Marcia Williams' ability to translate some of history's most important moments into an easily accessible cartoon-strip style has made her a long-term Book People favourite - and this 10-book collection will help children of any age learn all about myths, legends and history in a fun and exciting way!
- RRP £69.90
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Covering a wide range of topics varying from Noah's Ark to Greek Myths, King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, the retellings are full of clever and witty observations that will have children aged 7+ returning to the books time and time again.
Santa Montefiore Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
An enchanting author whose books are always wise and gentle, the Book People are delighted to bring our customer's this three-book collection of stunningly intelligent romances from the brilliantly talented Santa Montefiore.
- RRP £23.97
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Thought-provoking, satisfying and above all else immensely enjoyable, the books tell big, sweeping tales that are full of beautifully evocative settings, vibrant and memorable characters and devastating romances that will leave readers breathless.
Sure to delight fans of Victoria Hislop, Kate Morton and Rosamunde Pilcher, these three Santa Montefiore books offer an ideal introduction to a wonderful writer of romance.
WYOS 8 years +
The Usborne Write Your Own Story Book (Hardback)
Louie Stowell8 years +
Perfect for children who love making up stories or comic strips, The Usborne Write Your Own Story Book is packed with helpful hints, tips and handy tasks to get them started.
- RRP £7.99
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With practical suggestions for creating different points of view and conjuring up believable and cool characters, settings and story lines, plus a clever concealed spine that allows the book to lie flat for easy use, this is a genius way of encouraging writing and reading skills.
Tea & Cake with Lisa Faulkner (Hardback)
'Possibly the best Celebrity MasterChef winner ever' and a Sunday Times number one bestseller, Lisa Faulkner presents a delectable selection of decadent, dunk-worthy delights in her brand new recipe book, Tea & Cake with Lisa Faulkner.
- RRP £20.00
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From biscuit and cakes to tarts and pies, Lisa shares her tried-and-tested methods for creating the perfect partner for a host of best-loved teas. From the perfect dunking biscuit to a G & Tea cocktail, here you have everything you need to enjoy a good cuppa - including a whole chapter devoted to all things chocolate.
Whether you're brokenhearted, had a crisis day at work or just need a little pick-me-up, a delicious cup of tea with the perfect accompaniment is just what the doctor ordered. Simply wonderful!
BIGH 5 years +
Big Hero 6 Activity Collection - 3 Books (Collection)5 years +
If your children love Hiro and Baymax (and let's face it, who doesn't!), they're going to absolutely adore this collection - a story book, an activity book and a book of posters inspired by the Disney/Marvel smash-hit film Big Hero 6.
- RRP £13.97
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Growing up in San Fransokyo, Hiro is a talented inventor who finds himself being accompanied by robot healthcare companion Baymax as he discovers a world of danger and hidden secrets. After Hiro forms an unlikely superhero team with other scientists, they vow to protect their beautiful city.
Children (and more than a few grown-ups!) who enjoyed the film will be excited to relive it time and time again in the Parragon retelling, while the poster book has not only 17 manga-style posters to stick up around the home, but also a giant poster and 30 amazing stickers of the beloved characters. The activity book comes with 40 stickers and provides hours of fun in the shape of word searches, spot-the-differences, quizzes, mazes and more!
A truly heroic collection!
MRUN 12 years +
Maze Runner Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
James Dashner12 years +
You've seen the hit film starring Dylan O'Brien, Will Poulter and Kaya Scodelario; now's the time to read up on James Dashner's Maze Runner series - you won't believe what happens next!
- RRP £23.97
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The film adaptation was one of 2014's biggest films but we believe the novels are even better! This three-book collection is great for anyone who was left on the edge of their seat by the film's cliffhanger ending and needs to know what happens next...
Starting with The Maze Runner and all Thomas can remember is his name. When the lift cranks open, he finds he's not alone and has landed up at the Glade - an encampment at the centre of a terrible maze. Surrounding him is an army of boys known as the Gladers... But when a girl arrives with a message, everyone will have to work together to escape the maze - or risk dying!
The Scorch Trials and The Death Cure continue the story with even more shocks, thrills and spills... A combination of The Hunger Games, Lord of the Flies and Patrick Ness' Chaos Walking trilogy, these are young adult novels of the highest calibre.
Death of a Liar (Hardback)
We're delighted to bring you Book People favourite M.C. Beaton's latest Hamish Macbeth mystery - Death of a Liar.
- RRP £18.99
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Full of the quirky cases, Highlands locations and charismatic characters you've come to love, this time around Sergeant Hamish Macbeth is contacted by a woman who claims to have been brutally attacked. But when Hamish investigates further, it becomes clear the woman was lying...
When the same woman contacts Hamish with news of an intruder, he puts her down as a compulsive liar - but then she winds up dead and Hamish is forced to wind through her web of lies to solve the mystery of who killed her.
Cosy crime at its best from a wonderfully talented - and very witty - author.
SAKF 7 years +
Stinkbomb and Ketchup-Face Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
John Dougherty7 years +
Meet the funniest cast of characters you're ever likely to meet in the stupendously hilarious, guaranteed-to-knock-your-socks-off series! Stinkbomb and Ketchup-Face is full of the anarchic, fun and clever humour of best-loved authors such as Roald Dahl and David Walliams.
- RRP £17.97
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Come and join intrepid heroes Stinkbomb and Ketchup-Face as they set off on a highly dangerous and nail-biting, silly and mildly perilous adventure. Oh, and there might be a few dodgy badgers, porcupines and pizzas hanging about, too...
Illustrated by Mr Gum illustrator David Tazzyman, John Dougherty's laugh-out-loud three-book collection of side-splitting stories will delight readers aged 7 and up. We do need to warn you, however, this series of children's books is likely to cause tears of laughter and aching cheeks.
This collection contains books 1-3 in John Dougherty's Stinkbomb and Ketchup-Face series.
DNLD 3 years +
Julia Donaldson Story Collection - 10 Books (Collection)
Julia Donaldson3 years +
Featuring much-loved tales like Room on the Broom and The Gruffalo's Child, alongside lesser-known but just as wonderful picture books from Julia Donaldson, like Charlie Cook's Favourite Book and Wake Up Do, Lydia Lou, you know just from the titles that this 10-book collection will showcase rolling, rhyming and rhythmic text for very young children in the best possible way.
- RRP £65.90
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Julia's talents for writing entertaining and enchanting books for children aged 3+ that really capture and hold their attention is like no other. Combining gentle rhyming stories that toddlers can join in with, featuring a host of absolutely lovable characters, and with the help of award-winning illustrators like Axel Scheffler and Nick Sharratt, each one of these books is a total joy to share and read aloud together.
This collection comes in a ziplock bag.
My Busy Kitchen (Hardback)
Alex Hollywood - wife of the Great British Bake Off judge Paul - reveals her simple-to-make recipes in her first cookbook My Busy Kitchen - A Lifetime of Family Recipes.
- RRP £25.00
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From quick and easy midweek family meals to slow and sensational showstoppers (that are still easy to prepare!) for the weekend, Alex provides a hand-picked selection of recipes to feed all the family.
Believing that cooking and food are all about enjoyment, Alex provides recipes that are easy and inexpensive yet a little different... with a French grandma, a Norwegian great grandmother and a father who grew up in Spain, she uses all these culinary influences to provide recipes to tickle your taste buds!
If the recipes are good enough for Paul Hollywood - a man we all know to have high standards when it comes to food - they're sure to quickly become kitchen staples with all the family!
The Sunshine Diet (Paperback)
MasterChef winner Shelina Permalloo provides a selection of delicious recipes that will keep you full while helping you keep fit!
- RRP £14.99
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Full of Shelina's favourite healthy recipes that have been inspired by her exotic holidays and Mauritian heritage, the cookbook is full of easy-to-follow instructions for delicious dishes that helped her lose 3 stone! Each recipe even comes with a calorie, sugar and fat count for each portion.
Full of home-made, whole food packed with flavour, among the highlights are Steamed Hake with Wasabi, Soy and Ginger, Baked Moroccan Eggs, Make-ahead Banana Bread and an Orange Blossom and Rose Creme Brulee.
ADVE 7 years +
Maths Quest Collection - 4 Books (Collection)7 years +
Maths and adventure? Children won't even realise they're learning as they make their way on a mysterious journey through these books by solving the various problems they're faced with!
- RRP £27.96
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Making maths fun, the books will require the reader to use their numeracy and literacy skills to advance through the pages as they come across a dingy cavern, a mysterious museum, a maze-like mansion and even across a futuristic planet.
With eye-catching illustrations and an easy-to-use flexibound format, the books are great for helping children get to grips in a fun and exciting way!
A Lesson in Love (Hardback)
Back with the fourth book in his funny and warm Little Village School series, bestselling author Gervase Phinn's A Lesson in Love brings readers back to Barton-in-the-Dale to rejoin some truly memorable characters.
- RRP £16.99
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Everyone can see that Ashley and Emmet are made for each other, they just need to admit it to themselves. But while romance blossoms one side of the village, things are different for an angry young boy who struggles to believe in love following a tragedy. Meanwhile, an eccentric teacher joins the staff and a new vicar stirs up some trouble...
Full of the gossip, love, laughter and friendship that makes the Little Village School series so enjoyable, A Lesson in Love is an endearing, warm-hearted and hilarious follow-up to The School Inspector Calls.
Grow All You Can Eat in 3 Square Feet (Hardback)
It doesn't matter whether you live in the city centre or have little space available to grow at home, Grow All You Can in Three Square Feet is full of unique solutions that allow you to grow your own fruit and vegetables whatever your spacial limitations.
- RRP £14.99
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Full of key techniques, step-by-step instructions, full-colour photographs and easy-to-read diagrams and charts, this innovative guide will help you maximize space and ensure you are getting the most out of your space and plants.
From tomatoes on your windowsill to wisteria up your wall, Naomi Schillinger's easy-to-follow instructions provide all of the inspiration you need to improve your diet and make the most of the space you have available while encouraging a healthy-eating lifestyle.
WPL 9 years +
What's Happening to Me? (Girls) (Paperback)
Susan Meredith9 years +
What's Happening to Me? (Girls) is an easy-to-understand guide to the physical changes and emotional upheavals that occur as girls reach puberty.
- RRP £7.99
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With witty and attractive illustrations, this book is suitable for readers from 9+. It helps to demystify some of the key subjects surrounding puberty and gives lots of reassurance and practical advice on how to cope.
This children's book has been hand-picked for you by Red House.
MMPC 9 years +
Michael Morpurgo Collection - 20 Books (Collection)
Michael Morpurgo9 years +
Featuring 20 of his best-loved children's classics including Kensuke's Kingdom, War Horse, Private Peaceful and Shadow, our wonderful Michael Morpurgo Collection is essential reading for all children aged 9 and above.
- RRP £129.80
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With absorbing text and page-turning storylines, Michael Morpurgo novels centre on epic tales of triumph and tragedy, kindness and cruelty and the unique bond between humans and the animal kingdom - and with our biggest Michael Morpurgo book collection to date, readers can get wrapped up in the masterful stories of this bestselling and award-winning author.
Heart-lifting, powerful, magical and always thrilling, the books included in this former Children's Laureate Michael Morpurgo box set are perfectly told stories that cleverly balance joy and heartbreak. Sometimes bittersweet, but always brilliant, our Michael Morpurgo Collection will captivate all young readers - and their parents, too!
The Waverley Women Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
A three-book set of Regency Romance from M.C. Beaton - the bestselling author of Book People favourites Hamish Macbeth and Agatha Raisin.
- RRP £20.97
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The Waverley Women follows the fortunes of Miss Fanny Waverly and her sisters Frederica and Felicity - the adopted daughters of the reclusive bluestocking Madame Waverley. Raised as her disciples to wave the flag for women's rights and encourage oppressed females to stand up for themselves, Fanny's life becomes increasingly awkward as she struggles to comprehend all men being cruel and lustful beasts...
It becomes especially hard when she finds herself falling for one of the most-hated men around! Delightful romance full of gentle humour, these books will bring a smile to the face of anyone who reads them!
RWBZ 5 years +
Biff, Chip and Kipper Levels 1-3 - 33 Books (Collection)5 years +
Featuring 33 books covering reading levels 1-3, this collection of Oxford Reading Tree books is perfect for building a foundation in reading for young readers aged 3 and up.
- RRP £163.67
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Specially designed by the reading experts at Oxford University Press, each story has a carefully levelled and beautifully illustrated story that parent and child will have lots of fun with as they read together, practising and perfecting essential skills that they'll be learning at school - from phonics and first stories to common words and everyday language.
This Biff, Chip and Kipper collection features 32 storybooks and a parent handbook full of ideas to make reading fun.