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NROJ 8 years +
Roald Dahl Collection - 15 Books (Collection)
Roald Dahl8 years +
With striking new artwork on the jackets and a keepsake slipcase featuring Quentin Blake's iconic illustrations, this 15-book collection brings together all the classic children's novels from the one and only Roald Dahl.
- RRP £98.85
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From Mr. Hoppy and Mrs Silver to the Twits and from giant peaches to magic medicines, this is a collection bursting with unforgettable characters, hilarious situations and unforgettable storylines - as well as Dahl's wicked sense of humour!
An essential addition to any bookshelf, the likes of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, The Witches, The BFG and Fantastic Mr. Fox have shocked, excited and entertained generations of children and now's your chance to own them all - whatever your age!
Art Therapy: An Anti-Stress Colouring Book (Paperback)
Richard Merritt & Hannah Davies
Sit back, relax and unwind with this thoroughly enjoyable and sophisticated adult colouring book, Art Therapy: An Anti-Stress Colouring Book, which is filled with lots of adult doodling, colouring and drawing fun.
- RRP £9.99
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From creating free-flowing lines, swirls and shading in beautifully intricate patterns, each and every illustration in this colouring book for adults has been carefully crafted so that even beginners to art can enjoy the satisfaction of creating something exceptionally stunning.
Packed with absolutely no rules, instructions nor guides, this adult colouring book is the perfect anti-stress activity - just let your imagination run wild and your creativity shine.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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
- Save £105.90
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.
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.
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
- Save £59.90
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
- Save £18.98
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.
Colouring for Grown-Ups Set - 2 Books (Collection)
Think colouring in is just for kids? Think again! Colouring has been established as a great way for all ages to unwind, relax and get creative and this two-book set of grown-up colouring books is bursting with beautiful and intricate illustrations that are waiting to be completed.
- RRP £15.98
- Save £10.99
The perfect size to fit in a handbag or rucksack so they can easily go with you wherever you go, the patterns featured in the two books are tremendously detailed and will help anyone unwind at the end of a long day or make a lengthy journey go quicker.
From floral delights to patterns, swirls and geometric wonders, the books provide a wide-ranging selection of projects to colour in any way you like!
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!
Harlan Coben Collection - 10 Books (Collection)
From no.1 bestselling and multi award-winning thriller author Harlan Coben, this collection of ten gripping paperbacks features the characteristic twists and turns of the Missing You author that we have come to love, including both powerful stand-alone thrillers and fan-favourites starring sporting agent Myron Bolitar.
- RRP £79.90
- Save £73.90
The American dream becomes a nightmare, rock stars disappear, young teenagers go missing and parents go to extreme lengths to protect their children in this entrancing collection of expertly written thriller stories that bring crime to life in a splendid mix of fast-pace, suspense and emotion.
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
- Save £55.90
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.
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.
101 Things for Kids to Do Outside (Paperback)
Dawn Isaac's 101 Things for Kids to Do Outside builds on the success of her blog www.littlegreenfingers.com and inspires children (and grown-ups) to get away from computer and TV screens and get outdoors!
- RRP £14.99
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From quick 10-minute activities to full days of fun, the ideas cover all four seasons and include building a human sundial, creating an outdoor collage and setting up a wormery.
SBAC 4 years +
Songbirds Activity Collection - 8 Books (Collection)4 years +
From the dream combination of Oxford Reading Tree and Gruffalo author Julia Donaldson, these phonics activity books will inspire children aged between 4 and 6 to develop all their essential reading and writing skills.
- RRP £31.92
- Save £25.92
Bright and boldly presented in a very appealing style, the books are packed full of fun and engaging activities and even include stickers to reward children and help them develop their coordination skills!
With eight books to work through, these books provide a great way for children to practise pronouncing and identifying sounds, getting to grips with letters and developing key readings skills - at an early age - in the comfort of their own home.
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.
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
- Save £148.67
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.
Enzo Macleod Investigations Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
Runaway has been a huge favourite with Book People customers who love gritty crime... And now we're thrilled to be able to bring you the first three books in award-winning author Peter May's just-as-compelling Enzo Macleod series!
- RRP £23.97
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Set in Paris, Extraordinary People has forensic expert Enzo taking a wager to solve seven of France's most notorious murders using state-of-the-art technology. As he heads deep into the catacombs below the city, he unearths a number of clues that have been deliberately set by a killer - and he's set to be the next victim...
The Critic finds Enzo investigating the ghastly case of a wine critic who has been found dead strung up in a vineyard and pickled in wine; while Blacklight Blue sees Enzo being framed for murder himself!
Tightly plotted, gruesome and gripping - you won't be able to put these books down...
This collection includes books 1-3 in Peter May's Enzo Macleod collection.
CVTC 7 years +
Top of the Class (KS2) - 10 Books in a Satchel (Collection)
Carol Vorderman7 years +
Help your child become 'Top of the Class' with the help of Carol Vorderman and these 10 Key Stage 2 workbooks that cover the most important subjects at primary school level!
- RRP £39.90
- Save £29.91
Suitable for children aged between 7 and 11, the workbooks progress in line with the curriculum meaning that they will remain relevant and useful whatever stage the child is at. The books cover computer coding, all levels of maths, French, Science and English.
Coming in a stylish satchel so they can easily be transported and with exercises and activities that will help children have fun as they learn, the books also come with 150 gold reward sticker stars!
David Nicholls brings to bear all the wit and intelligence that graced One Day in this brilliant, bittersweet new book, which will delight his fans and bring him many new readers.
- RRP £20.00
- Save £16.50
Douglas understands his wife's need to rediscover herself now that their son is leaving home. He just thought they'd be doing their rediscovering together. So when Connie announces that she will be leaving, too, he decides to make their last family holiday the trip of a lifetime: one that will draw the three of them closer, and win the respect of his son and make Connie fall in love with him again. The hotels are booked, the tickets purchased, the itinerary planned and printed. What could possibly go wrong..?
Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2014, Us is a novel about love and family, husbands and wives, parents and children, its publication was undoubtedly one of the major events in the world of books in 2014.
FMCD 3 years +
Large Family Book Collection - 5 Books with CD (Collection)
Jill Murphy3 years +
Five Minutes' Peace is a hilarious and cleverly observed book that will strike a chord with frazzled mums and this collection see Jill Murphy's much-loved classic joined by four more stories starring the Large family plus an audio CD.
- RRP £34.94
- Save £27.95
Mrs Large carefully carries tea and a bun to the bathroom to escape from the chaotic breakfast scene. Will she achieve five minutes' peace? It looks doubtful as Lester, Laura and the baby set off up the stairs after her!
A must-have collection of children's picture books, children 3+ will love this story, and the chaos and mayhem of their household will be completely familiar to their parents, too. Plus, the added audio CD that the stories can keep the little one entertained on long car journeys and on rainy days at home.
The 1,000 Dot-to-Dot Book (Paperback)
Who said dot-to-dots were only for children? This comprehensive collection of intricate and complex dot-to-dot patterns features 1,000 dots in each pattern to build your concentration and keep you focused for a satisfyingly long time.
- RRP £9.99
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The unique puzzles presented on extra large pages take on Thomas Pavitte's unique style and recreate people and portraits in dot form. So not only will you have plenty of fun completing the pictures, but the finished illustrations will be impressive enough to display on your wall, too!