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  • NROJ 8 years +

    Roald Dahl

    8 years +
    (21)
    • £21.99
    • RRP £98.85
    • Save £76.86
    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.

    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!

  • ATCB

    Richard Merritt & Hannah Davies

    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    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.

    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.
  • DAUD 7 years +
    7 years +
    (7)
    • £20.00
    • RRP £123.90
    • Save £103.90
    Ten of Roald Dahl's most-loved stories are read by a host of famous names in this swishwifflingly scrumdiddlyumptious 29-CD audiobook collection.

    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.

  • FLNN

    Gillian Flynn

    (7)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £23.97
    • Save £18.98
    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.

    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!

  • CFGU
    • £4.99
    • RRP £15.98
    • Save £10.99
    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.

    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 adult colouring 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!

  • AUCG 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    Earth's mightiest superhero team will be back with a bang this summer with Avengers: Age of Ultron. In this book, Marvel Avengers: The Ultimate Character Guide, young fans aged 7 and above (and older fans, too!) can pore over the detailed facts, stats, powers, allies and foes of the Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Iron Man and the rest of the Avengers team.

    A wonderfully produced book that will give Marvel fans all the information they'll ever need about their favourite superhero team the Avengers, the book is packed full of original comic book art, little-known facts and more.

    Featuring over 220 Avengers characters and stunning up-to-date images and texts for the many exciting characters, this action-packed reference book is a must for all who can't wait for the new film!
  • MWHC 7 years +

    Marcia Williams

    7 years +
    (1)
    • £12.99
    • RRP £69.90
    • Save £56.91
    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!

    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.

  • ANIK

    Millie Marotta

    (2)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    Popular illustrator Millie Marotta draws idiosyncratic pictures of all kinds of wonderful wildlife - and this book gives you the chance to add your own colouring twist to these complex designs!

    Adding a personal touch to some truly gorgeous illustrations, this book proves that colouring in doesn't have to be solely for kids. Among the drawings you will get to add some colour to are a beetle in need of some colour for his shell, a whale waiting for a magnificent ocean home and plenty of fauna and flora!

    So grab your pens and pencils and prepare to inspire your creativity and imagination - this is a colouring book full of adventure!
  • DNLD 3 years +

    Julia Donaldson

    3 years +
    (14)
    • £11.99
    • RRP £65.90
    • Save £53.91
    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.

    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.

  • ENZO
    • £4.99
    • RRP £23.97
    • Save £18.98
    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!

    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 series.

  • GAYC
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £10.00
    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.

    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.
  • WYOS 8 years +

    Louie Stowell

    8 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £4.00
    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.

    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.
  • GFCD Toddlers

    Julia Donaldson

    Toddlers
    (10)
    • £9.99
    • RRP £40.00
    • Save £30.01
    The Gruffalo has become one of the most-loved children's characters of all time and this 10-CD collection brings him, and many of his equally brilliant friends from Julia Donaldson books, to life in audio format.

    Perfect for long journeys and for keeping children entertained, whatever the weather, among those delivering the soothing, rhyming stories are Imelda Staunton, Alexander Armstrong and even Julia Donaldson, the author of the books herself!

    A Squash and a Squeeze is a charming story, while Room on the Broom is hilarious. There is even the Gruffalo Song and Other Songs included, a CD which contains some of Julia's very own fun-filled action songs for children.

  • FBRT

    Fern Britton

    • £4.99
    • RRP £23.97
    • Save £18.98
    We all know Fern Britton from her TV-presenting roles but did you know she also writes heart-warming, fun and romantic stories? Her novels are full of the warmth and wit that have made her such a popular figure - and now you can buy three Fern Britton books for one great Book People price!

    Fern's debut novel New Beginnings saw her in familiar territory - it's a story all about the ups and downs in the life of TV presenter Christie Lynch. Quickly becoming the nation's sweetheart, Christie can finally afford to treat her kids but she's also having to make sacrifices - will she be able to find a happy work-life balance?

    The Holiday Home tells the story of two sisters, one house and a lifetime of secrets, while A Seaside Affair is a wonderfully witty novel in the style of Katie Fforde that finds a local Cornish theatre being taken over by a coffee chain - much to the residents' disgust. Luckily, hotshot producer Penny Leighton can pull in some serious favours from the actors on her contact list...

  • MENC 11 years +

    Dorling Kindersley

    11 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £30.00
    • Save £20.01
    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.

    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.
  • EGRI

    Elly Griffiths

    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £23.97
    • Save £18.98
    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.

    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.

  • CVTC 7 years +

    Carol Vorderman

    7 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.90
    • Save £29.91
    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!

    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!

  • BBTW

    Christina Butcher

    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £11.00
    From elaborate "up-dos" to more casual braids, beautiful buns and traditional twists, Braids, Buns and Twists! is the ultimate guide to creating over 80 classic and modern hairstyles at home.

    Full of luscious photographs, step-by-step diagrams and top knot(ch) tips for success, the book takes the guesswork out of best-loved hairstyles and provides readers with a wealth of information for creating showstopping hairstyles: from trend-setting styles for teens to styles for professionals, parties, casual beach days and much, much more...

    Written by global hairstyle blog Hair Romance's Christina Butcher, Brains, Buns and Twists! is a comprehensive and inspirational guide to taking your hairdressing skill to a more professional level.
  • SBAC 4 years +
    4 years +
    (1)
    • £6.99
    • RRP £31.92
    • Save £24.93
    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.

    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.

  • ANFR
    • £4.99
    • RRP £26.97
    • Save £21.98
    Absorbing mysteries set in locations ranging from a secluded nunnery to the Highlands of Scotland, Antonia Fraser's Jemima Shore series is perfect for fans of Agatha Christie and Tasha Alexander.

    A nun has been found dead in the tower of Blessed Eleanor's Convent in Quiet as a Nun. The inquest concludes it to be the tragic consequence of a woman committing to a life of isolation and piety - but this woman held unusual power over the convent, which she was planning to use... Jemima Shore finds herself embroiled in the case as more deaths occur - but how do you solve a murder no-one will admit happened?

    Tartan Tragedy finds Jemima caught up in something very dark indeed while she is on holiday - and then she finds herself attracted to the number-one suspect... A Splash of Red reveals to Jemima how sometimes friends may be keeping huge secrets... This trio of books is the perfect introduction to Antonia Fraser's startling whodunnits!

    This collection includes books 1-3 in Antonia Fraser's Jemima Shore series.

  • RWBZ 5 years +
    5 years +
    (2)
    • £16.99
    • RRP £163.67
    • Save £146.68
    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.

    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.
  • TUCC

    Stanley Tucci

    • £9.99
    • RRP £25.00
    • Save £15.01
    Perhaps best known for his Academy Award-nominated performance in The Lovely Bones or as Caesar Flickerman in The Hunger Games, Stanley Tucci is a very accomplished man in the kitchen, too, and in The Tucci Table you will find a host of wholesome, hearty Italian meals from Hollywood's highly respected foodie.

    Featuring family-friendly dishes that are designed to bring everyone together, each recipe in this beautifully produced cookbook is inspired by Stanley's family's Italian, British and American roots and features an introduction to provide an insight into what makes the dish so special.

    From Roasted Sea Bass and Pan-Seared Venison to the humble Sausage Roll (with an Italian twist!), The Tucci Table captures the joys of cooking for the whole family.
  • CVTO 5 years +

    Carol Vorderman

    5 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.90
    • Save £29.91
    Help your child become 'Top of the Class' with the help of Carol Vorderman and these 10 Key Stage 1 workbooks that cover the most important subjects for children aged between 5 and 7!

    Coming in a handy carry bag and with exercises and activities that will help children have fun as they learn, the books also come with 150 gold reward sticker stars so you can let them know when they are doing a good job.

    Sure to come in extremely useful and a great addition to what they're learning at school, the books cover everything from English, maths, science and spelling. A first-class edition to your child's learning, with each book progressing in time with the curriculum so that the information is relevant and will come in useful during their lessons!
  • ALIL

    Gervase Phinn

    • £4.99
    • RRP £16.99
    • Save £12.00
    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.

    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.