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  • Christmas Picture Book Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781409610243
    CHPB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £63.90
    • Save £53.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Who doesn't love a Christmas story in the lead-up to the big day? This collection, complete in a beautiful cloth bag, has ten stories that will have the whole family feeling festive.

    With familiar faces including Alf Proysen and Hilda Offen's Mrs Pepperpot and Shirley Hughes' Alfie, these books are full of tradition and celebrate Christmas in the best way possible. The Nativity story and Clement Clarke Moore's classic poem The Night Before Christmas are also given the picture book treatment.

    All these Christmas stories are suitable for children aged 3 and over, and there's even a ba-ba-brilliant tale ewe will all love in the shape of Jason page and Adrian Reynolds' The Sheep that Saved Christmas!
  • Roald Dahl Collection - 15 Books - Collection - 9780141349985 - Roald Dahl
    NROJ 8 years +
    Roald Dahl
    8 years +
    • £21.99
    • RRP £98.85
    • Save £76.86
    • Just £1.47 per book
    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 Mr. & Mrs. Twit, 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!

  • GWRD 12 years +
    12 years +
    • £11.99
    • RRP £20.00
    • Save £8.01
    The world's bestselling annual and one packed with records, facts and trivia, we're delighted to bring you the awesome Guinness World Records 2016 at a brilliant Book People price. It will make a brilliant Christmas present, but stock is extremely limited so make sure you order today!

    Alongside wonderful world records relating to pets, superhuman achievements and extreme vehicles, you'll also be able to pore over the categories that are new for 2016 - waterfalls, ballooning, manga, drones and archaeology among many more.

    There are also profile boxes to offer a more comprehensive look at the record-breakers, infographics to present the information and more in-depth focus on the most astounding and iconic records.
  • ANNU 8 years +
    8 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £5.00
    A real match-winner, the Match Annual is always near the top of a footy fan's Christmas list and our stocking-filler price makes it top of the league when it comes to present buying, too!

    Looking back at the year's top players and games, it's also bursting with football fun in the shape of quizzes, games and posters.
  • Biff, Chip and Kipper Levels 1-3 - 33 Books - Collection - 9780192739858
    RWBZ 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £16.99
    • RRP £163.67
    • Save £146.68
    • Just 51p per book
    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 parents' handbook full of ideas to make reading fun.
  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid Collection - 9 Books - Collection - 9780141363790 - Jeff Kinney
    MPYK 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £62.91
    • Save £52.92
    • Just £1.11 per book
    Zoo-Wee-Mama! We love the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series here at the Book People and we know your children (and you!) will too. A series of books about Greg Heffley's misadventures in life, they're sure to make kids laugh out loud and will even encourage young reluctant readers to pick up a book.

    This slipcased collection contains books 1-8 in Jeff Kinney's bestselling series alongside a do-it-yourself book which will encourage children to start writing their own diary. Throughout the books, Greg has to deal with all the issues that affect any child's life - embarrassing families, flaky best friends (hi, Rowley) and ever-increasingly awkward school situations...

    This is a stunning set of hilarious, award-winning books for children aged 9 and over and it deserves a place on any young reader's bookshelf.
  • Quentin Blake Picture Book Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781409606734 - Quentin Blake
    QUEN 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £70.90
    • Save £60.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    A much-loved illustrator famed for his iconic association with Roald Dahl's tales, Quentin Blake is also a brilliant and witty writer in his own right and his stories are an absolute joy.

    This fun-filled collection brings together ten picture books that are sure to delight children of all ages. There's the over-ambitious Mrs Armitage; the amazing performance artist Angelo; and the famous Mister Magnolia, a man who has so many skills and possessions but only one boot.

    These crazy tales and lovable characters are sure to bring joy to any child's bedtime reading. The hilarious books also come feature Quentin's trademark illustrations - a collection sure to be returned to again and again.
  • Julia Donaldson Audio Collection - 10 CDs - Collection - 9781447253235 - Julia Donaldson
    GFCD Toddlers
    Julia Donaldson
    • £9.99
    • RRP £40.00
    • Save £30.01
    • Just £1.00 per book
    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's collection of 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; and The Snail and the Whale is quite rightly regarded as a children's classic. 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 aged 3 and over.
  • Frankie's Magic Football Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781510200272 - Frank Lampard
    FLMF 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £49.90
    • Save £41.91
    • Just 80p per book
    One of the Premier League's most successful and popular players, New York City FC midfielder and Chelsea and England legend Frank Lampard has turned his attention to writing stories for young children - and their mixture of football and action hits the back of the net every time!

    The idea of Frankie's Magic Football came to light as Frank was reading bedtime stories to his daughters. He created the character of football-obsessed Frankie and decided that he and his team-mates should dabble in magic so they could play football matches against some unlikely opponents including pirates, cowboys and knights.

    This 10-book collection is great for parents to share with readers (even reluctant ones!) as young as 5, especially if both have a keen interest in football. With stories as exciting as an FA Cup final and characters based on Frank's former team-mates, you'll be cheering Frankie and his friends on throughout the pages.
  • TFKD 7 years +
    Dawn Isaac
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £11.00
    Dawn Isaac's 101 Things for Kids to Do Outside builds on the success of her blog Little Green Fingers and inspires children (and grown-ups) to get away from computer and TV screens and get outdoors.

    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.

    Outdoors fun for everyone!
  • Thomas Story Time Collection - 35 Books - Collection - 9780603570377
    THST 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £25.00
    • RRP £104.65
    • Save £79.65
    • Just 71p per book
    Thomas the Tank Engine has been a favourite with children all over the world for over 65 years - and at Book People, our Thomas books and box sets have always been amongst our bestsellers.

    Coming in a beautifully designed slipcase, our latest Thomas collection contains 35 exciting books, including four new stories, based on the Thomas and Friends TV series. With favourite characters like James the Red Engine, Gordon the Blue Engine and Henry the Green Engine all featured throughout, this collection will be returned to again and again.

    Suitable for train-mad little readers aged 3 and above, the story books feature images from the popular show and will make ideal bedtime reading - a must for Thomas fans everywhere.
  • Mr. Men & Little Miss All New Story Collection - 35 Books - Collection - 9780603569807
    MRLM 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £20.00
    • RRP £104.65
    • Save £84.65
    • Just 57p per book
    We just love the Mr. Men and Little Miss characters at the Book People and we know that your little ones do, too. All our collections featuring Roger Hargreaves' (and son Adam's) popular characters have been bestsellers - and this latest box set is sure to be just as popular.

    Featuring 35 new stories that have been specially translated from the original French editions, you'll find the likes of Mr. Tickle, Mr. Bump, Little Miss Sunshine and Little Miss Trouble enjoying some exciting adventures, while the gorgeously designed slipcase will look great on any Mr. Men or Little Miss fan's bookshelf.

    A new story collection starring familiar characters for children aged 3 and over - at a brilliant Book People price.
  • Horowitz Wickedly Funny Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781406364729 - Anthony Horowitz
    AHWF 7 years +
    Anthony Horowitz
    7 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £59.90
    • Save £49.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Collections of books for kids don't get much better (or more wickedly funny) than this! Prepare to laugh your socks off with this set of ten of our favourite Anthony Horowitz books - from the hilarious Public Enemy Number Two to the jaw-achingly funny Groosham Grange.

    Presented in a sturdy slipcase so they'll look great on any child's bookshelf, this bumper box set includes everything you could ask for in children's fiction: a child-hating pensioner, body swapping and the world's dimmest detective.

    Fantastically funny fiction for children aged 7 and above, we'd highly recommend this side-splitting set to any young reader who loves Roald Dahl books and books by David Walliams.
  • RPBL 12 years +
    12 years +
    • £8.99
    • RRP £20.00
    • Save £11.01
    Full of eye-popping facts and oddities, the 2016 edition of Ripley's Believe It or Not will disgust and delight fans of the unexplained in equal measure.

    Weird and wonderful, among the grotesque and ghastly things you'll find in the massive hardback are those tales that are simply unbelievable; the world's most incredible animals; the peculiar aspects of pop culture; the baffling things people do to their bodies; and so much more.

    An annual bestseller with Book People that is loved by young readers who want a bit of grossness and plenty of facts to pore over, this is a great book to dip in and out of. The foiled 3D cover adds extra enjoyment!
  • Bear Grylls Collection - 8 Books - Collection - 9781409610250 - Bear Grylls
    BGRY 10 years +
    Bear Grylls
    10 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £55.92
    • Save £45.93
    • Just £1.25 per book
    A great set for budding adventurers, Bear Grylls books have proven to be very, very popular with young readers aged 9 and over. Here, kids who like books packed with action, pace and excitement can enjoy all eight of Bear Grylls' Mission Survival books for less than the RRP of just two.

    Gold of the Gods introduces readers to Beck Granger, our 13-year-old hero who's on the hunt for the legendary City of Gold in the Colombian jungle. But when Beck gets lost with no food, no compass and no hope of rescue, his knowledge of survival is really put to the test!

    From the Columbian jungle to the frozen wilderness, and the Sahara Desert to the open seas, Beck Granger has the skills to survive and make it out alive, whatever the situation. And kids can learn these skills for themselves, too, as each book features special tips on how to survive in the wild - from tying knots to starting a fire and navigating by the sun.

    Explosive, well-informed and told at breakneck speed, if you know someone who loves adventure stories such as the Chris Ryan and Alex Rider books, they will love this set from the world's most famous real-life survival expert.

    This collection contains books 1-8 in Bear Grylls' Mission Survival series.

  • Roald Dahl Audio Collection in Tin - 29 CDs - Collection - 9780141352343 - Roald Dahl
    DAUD 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £20.00
    • RRP £123.90
    • Save £103.90
    • Just 69p per book
    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.
  • How to Code Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781784933890
    HTCF 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £35.96
    • Save £30.97
    • Just £1.25 per book
    Computer coding, as foreign as it may be to you or me, is now a part of the national curriculum from Key Stage 1. To give your child the helping hand they may need to get to grips with this sometimes complex subject, this set will prove to be both helpful and lots of fun too.

    How to Code is an invaluable four-book set that introduces computer coding for kids in bite-sized chunks, guiding them through a number of easy-to-digest explanations and activities to help them progress with coding and support all that they are learning in the classroom. Produced by the team behind the popular Maths Quest, You Do the Maths and Brain-busting Puzzles series, these interactive learning books are produced in a bright, bold format that will get children excited about learning.

    Including basic coding, solving problems, Logo and Scratch, understanding variables, HTML, Javascript, creating code for webpages and much, much more, this great-value set of children's computer coding books will have littles ones aged 7 and over developing their own games and programs in no time at all.
  • DC Super Friends First Readers Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780857514189
    DCSY 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.90
    • Save £29.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Superman, Batman and more heroes come together in the DC Super Friends series of colour first readers for children aged 5 and over.

    With ten books included - all featuring basic vocabulary and short sentences to help young readers recognise words and develop a love of reading - the Super Friends battle against villains including Mr. Freeze and Lex Luthor on the streets of Gotham City and Metropolis.

    From the mayhem caused by Gorilla Grodd to an army of dinosaurs on the loose in Metropolis (our personal favourite!), the stories are fun and exciting and the bright, friendly artwork makes them extra appealing. Great books for the little superhero in your life!

  • Rainbow Magic Series 21-23 Collection - 15 Books - Collection - 9781408342428
    DYMD 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £74.85
    • Save £64.86
    • Just 67p per book
    Fairy fans rejoice - Book People's latest bumper of collection of Rainbow Magic stories is here!

    Covering series 21-23, this 15-book collection is full of the magic and adventure fans of Daisy Meadows' bestsellers have come to love - spellbinding plots, easy-to-read text and never-ending fun.

    Ideal for those who love the stories and newly independent readers, among the new fairy friends your child can make are Marissa the Science Fairy; Roxie the Baking Fairy and Alison the Art Fairy.
  • Farm Animals Picture Book Collection - 10 books - Collection - 9781509801534 - Various
    FAPB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £61.90
    • Save £51.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    It's all in this beautiful collection of bedtime picture books - a farmyard full of noise; a cockerel who's forgotten how to crow; and a mariachi band formed by pigs.

    Hamilton the Pig loves all sorts of hats and his mum is worried they're making him vain, but he'll soon learn some lessons from them; a ginger cat is heading to bed and wants to say goodbye to her animal friends before her well-deserved sleep; and an owl decides to stay awake all day to discover a world bursting with colour...

    Animal stories are endlessly appealing to children and this collection gives you ten to choose from - meaning bedtime stories will never get boring! From huge-name authors including Emily Gravett, Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler, the books are funny, charming and sure to make any child aged 3+ smile.
  • Horrid Henry Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781510100879
    HORD 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £49.90
    • Save £39.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    A star not only in books but also in his very own cartoon and even a hit film, Horrid Henry is proud to be the naughtiest boy in literature.

    Brilliantly naughty, Francesca Simon's stories appeal to many children who wouldn't pick up a book otherwise and Tony Ross' distinctive illustrations just add to the mayhem and fun. In these books, Henry comes up with a money-making scheme, shows off at the school talent show and does so much more.

    Mischief abounds when Henry's around!
  • Funny Stories Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781783441235 - Various
    FFUN 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £50.90
    • Save £42.91
    • Just 80p per book
    Michael Rosen, Josh Lacey and Rebecca Lisle are all very talented children's authors who have very different styles. This 10-book collection brings them all together to provide newly independent readers with a bundle of books and laughs.

    Amongst the Book People favourites included in the collection are Fluff the Farting Fish, The Dog in the Diamond Collar and four of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize-shortlisted Dragonsitter books.

    With striking artwork from the likes of Garry Parsons and Tony Ross featured throughout, these books are so appealing you just have to pick them up. Sure to be returned to again and again, every book is a laugh-out-loud delight.
  • Frozen Activity Book Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9785000309698
    FZAS 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £15.96
    • Save £11.97
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Join Queen Elsa, Princess Anna and Olaf as you build a snowman, colour in some amazing scenes from Arendelle and even make icy treats in this cool collection of four Frozen activity books!

    The biggest animated film of all time, Frozen is rightly regarded as a Disney classic and these cool activity and colouring books will keep any child entertained for hours on end...

    See which one of the sisters you are more like; help Olaf put himself together; relive the famous story while adding some colour to its most famous scenes; play Anna and Elsa's favourite games; and even make a door hanger - this Frozen collection will make any child snow happy!
  • The Complete Harry Potter Collection - 7-Book Box Set - Collection - 9781408856772 - J.K. Rowling
    HRYP 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £29.99
    • RRP £59.99
    • Save £30.00
    • Just £4.28 per book
    Head to Platform 9 3/4, climb aboard the Hogwarts Express and enjoy the Complete Harry Potter Collection for one magical Book People price. Presented in a gorgeous slipcase, these editions of J. K. Rowling's classics come complete with stunning new cover illustrations from Jonny Duddle.

    A phenomenon like no other, Harry's incredible journey begins with Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. Unhappily living in a cupboard under the stairs at his aunt's, he's visited by a giant called Rubeus Hagrid who delivers the most astonishing news - Harry's a wizard. As he heads to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, Harry makes friends with Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger, meets oh-so-wise Professor Dumbledore and the complex Severus Snape and their incredible adventure begins. But evil in the shape of Lord Voldemort is getting ever closer - and the Dark Lord has his sights set firmly on Harry.

    Throughout the seven books and his time at Hogwarts Castle, Harry learns what it means to be a Gryffindor student and the value of friendship and trust. The eight films starring Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint were a record-breaking success and now you can relive the stories where it all began time and time again with this amazing Harry Potter box set - Expecto Patronum!