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    SART 3 years +

    Smart Art (Paperback)

    Annie Simpson

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    Bursting with stunning illustrations to inspire children aged 3+ to get creative, Smart Art is an innovative lift-the-flap art book that will help them harness their creativity and have fun!

    Packed with tons of features including flaps to lift, cut-through holes, tracing paper, newsprint paper and gatefolds, Smart Art's unique format will help them run away with their imagination. A perfect gift for creative kids!
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    GETM 8 years +

    Get the Message (Paperback)

    Tim Bugbird

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    Packed full of fun post-its and note paper, Get the Message is a great collection of shaped message pads that will make a great addition to any young child's stationary set.

    Ideal for personalising bedroom doors, school lockers, books, personal messages or even for use as a bookmark, the strong, fashionable designs offer children (and adults too!) a space where they can get creative.

    Including a larger pad perfect for writing letters and notes, Get the Message provides the perfect platform for kids to share and display what they have to say.
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    HAYF 6 years +

    How are You Feeling Today? (Hardback)

    Molly Potter

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    Emotions can be a difficult subject of conversation to start up with young children. Where do you start? We all experience emotions and that's great, as long as we know what to do with them. That's where Molly Potter's How are You Feeling Today? steps in.

    Providing children aged 6 and above with straightforward, entertaining and (most importantly) appropriate ideas to help them deal with a selection of significant emotions that might not be so easy for them to decide what to do with, the book lets children choose a feeling that relates to them and offers child-friendly strategies for dealing with that emotion.

    Containing helpful notes for parents and covering both positive and negative emotions, How are You Feeling Today? is a delightful books that parent and child can explore together.
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    OCRS 7 years +
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    With the new term fast approaching, Oxford Children?s Rhyming Dictionary is the perfect way for your child to improve their spelling and creative writing over the summer months.

    This book delivers the National Curriculum requirements for writing poetry and, with an easy-to-use index, teaches children how to use dictionaries and thesauri.

    Quirky, colourful illustrations and inspiring poems by celebrated poet John Foster keep this book entertaining and will inspire children to pen fun raps, rhymes and poems. With this handy book, you can let your child release their inner poet!
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    CCFK 9 years +

    Computer Coding for Kids (Paperback)

    Carol Vorderman

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    Computer coding is becoming more and more of a key skill in modern life, especially during IT lessons at school, and many children will be able to make use of it in their future careers. You can never be too young to start learning and there can be no better guide than Carol Vorderman, who we all know is extremely intelligent after her years on Countdown and the various other TV shows - and books - where she has flexed her brain power.

    Carol's step-by-step - and very visual - guide to the complex skill of computer coding is suitable for children aged 9 and over and teaches the basics of coding for multiple programming languages, including JavaScript, Python and C++.

    Avoiding computer jargon and starting with the basics, the book generally progresses to more advanced computer projects where children can even start building their own games through coding! A great book for budding programmers.
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    LBX2 3 years +
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    Simple, fun and carefully written, the Ladybird I'm Ready for Phonics set is a great way for children aged 3 and up to learn and practise the phonics skills they're learning at school.

    Full of fun activities to complete and stickers to stick, children can practise sounds and letters to prepare for the Phonics Screening Check at the end of Year 1, building their reading confidence and reinforcing their love of learning in a fun way.

    This children's book set has been hand-picked for you by Red House.

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    HWH2 9 years +
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    This year marks the centenary of the start of the First World War. Many children may be asking questions about the event and want to know just what happened. Tracey Turner's How Can a Pigeon be a War Hero?, published in association with Imperial War Museums, will provide many answers.

    With illustrations and a friendly, accessible tone that is ideal for dipping in and out of, the book answers many questions children (and adults) will have about the war, from what may seem trivial to the hard-hitting and important. Answering everything from why a pigeon could be considered a war hero to what the trenches were really like and the kind of meals soldiers would eat, this is a great educational aid.

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    WDP2 9 years +
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    Many children may be beginning to ask questions about war and want to know just what happened. Tracey Turner's Why Would a Dog Need a Parachute?, published in association with Imperial War Museums, will provide many answers about life in the Second World War.

    With illustrations and a friendly, accessible tone, the book answers many questions children (and adults) will have about the war, from what may seem trivial to the hard-hitting and important. This book answers everything from why a dog would need a parachute to why the war started and delve into the mystery of why there were no bananas.

    A brilliant follow-up to How Can a Pigeon Be a War Hero, which focuses on life in the First World War, at Red House we love this book because it - quite simply - makes learning fun!

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    PPF2 3 years +
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    Children aged 3 and over who are just starting to learn about writing and numbers have the perfect teacher in this two-book set - the one and only Peppa Pig!

    In Wipe-Clean Writing, children can 'Practise with Peppa' as they learn new words, trace the letters to encourage familiarity and develop writing skills and pencil control. Including a free pen, this is a great way to become familiar with the subject before starting school.

    Wipe-Clean Numbers will show children how to write various numbers and begin counting. The wipe-clean pages in both books mean little ones can return to the workbooks time and time again too!

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    GPN2 3 years +
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    This Smart Start Giant Pad will introduce preschoolers to letters and numbers, two concepts that have a huge impact on all of our lives. Carefully matched to the early years' curriculum, the fun and educational guides offer a range of activities to help children develop their skills.

    Bright and engaging, the books have place mat-sized tear-off sheets to help children aged 3 and over discover learning can be fun. It will also help them get set for their first steps into school life.

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    GPZ2 3 years +
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    Maths is a complicated subject that haunts many of us throughout adulthood, let alone during school years. Smart Start Giant Pads: Maths Puzzles will help preschool children become familiar with the tricky topic at an early age.

    Carefully matched to the early years' curriculum, the place mat-sized tear-off sheets in the book contain an exciting mix of illustration and photography that will help children learn about the subject, while also helping to develop their motor skills.

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    Please note this book is due in stock on 9 July. Any orders containing this item will be despatched from this date onwards.
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    GPX2 3 years +
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    Reading and spelling are two key concepts that will be returned to again and again during any child's education. This fun activity book will help them get to grip with the basics while at preschool.

    Presented in a child-friendly format, the book's questions and activities are carefully matched to the early years' curriculum, ensuring they will help enhance any little one's skills. Bright, engaging and sure to be returned to over and over again as little ones gain more knowledge of reading and spelling, the place mat-sized tear-off sheets provide children with an exciting way to prepare for school life.

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    Please note this book is due in stock on 9 July. Any orders containing this item will be despatched from this date onwards.
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    CHJ2 5 years +

    Complete Handwriting Practice (Paperback)

    Lisa Holt

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    A popular scheme that has helped many generations of children learn about letters, the alphabet and spelling, the friendly characters from Letterland appear in this guide to handwriting.

    Suitable for children starting (or going back to) school, the book covers handwriting from print to cursive and the characters will show little ones how to find the correct strokes. Taking the concept stage by stage, the book will also show how to add a 'flick up' to form pre-cursive letters and then move on to joined-up writing.

    Clearly displayed and illustrated, the guide will help children boost their confidence when it comes to handwriting.

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    BOU2  
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    Adding a new dimension to every baby's favourite peek-a-boo game, Amazing Baby: Baby Boo! is a delightful board book that parent and baby can enjoy together.

    Introducing babies to the amazing faces of other little ones, the book has a mirror at the end so that they can see themselves - and see some of the funny faces they can make...

    With beautiful colours and patterns to hold baby's attention and fun and playful text, the book is ideal for sharing at both playtime and bedtime.

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    TWU2  

    Amazing Baby: Twinkle Twinkle (Board)

    Beth Harwood

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    Amazing Baby is one of our favourite publishers of books for little ones, and we always have overwhelming feedback from Red House parents that their books have encouraged a lifelong love of reading in their babies.

    With bright and bold artwork that will capture even the youngest baby's attention, the board book features the famous and much-loved nursery rhyme Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, alongside foil stars that are certain to delight both parent and child!

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    RFR2 3 years +
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    Jean and Gareth Adamson's Topsy and Tim have entertained generations of children with their genteel stories and now they're inspiring a whole new generation with a live-action show on CBeebies.

    The Ready for School Sticker Activity Book finds the twin duo getting ready for a day at school, hence it is a brilliantly suitable gift for children who will be taking their first steps into 'big school' this September.

    Packed with stickers and published by the experts at Ladybird, this is a gentle, appealing and educational book to keep children aged 3+ entertained for hours.

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    SQP2  

    Amazing Baby: Squeak Squeak! (Other)

    Beth Harwood

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    At Red House, we believe it's never too early to start reading and Amazing Baby: Squeak, Squeak is a wonderfully interactive board book for babies aged six months and over.

    Who goes 'squeak squeak'? In this book, inquisitive little ones will be able to see if it is the sound made by little yellow duck, little white sheep or little pink mouse. Bright and bold images, durable pages and a squeaker combine to provide hours of noisy fun.

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    HBZ2 7 years +

    The Human Body Factory (Paperback)

    Dan Green

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    Did you know that a team of workers inside our body all work really hard together to make sure everything runs smoothly? The Human Body Factory shows you how!

    With this unique outlook on biology, this book kept us all highly entertained - and very informed - at Red House as we read though how each department of the human body works, from the workers in their biohazard suits in the large intestine through to the lab workers in dinghies mixing gastric juices in the stomach using a giant whisk.

    The fascinating facts about all the body's processes are described in an accessible style, meaning this book will appeal to those aged 7 and over who have an inquisitive nature about the way we work!

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    HISTQ 7 years +

    History Quest Collection - 4 Books (Collection)

    Timothy Knapman

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    Are you brave enough to enter the Tomb of Terror? Are you ready for a Race Through Time? This brilliantly interactive four-book set will not only keep young readers entertained, but also help them learn about some of the most fascinating historical eras.

    Designed in a 'choose your own adventure' style, the exciting books pose questions about the subject matter and correct answers will enable children to move on to the next part of the story. Designed to encourage problem solving and decision making, the books cover fascinating times like Ancient Egypt, Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome, as well as taking a look at a Medieval castle.

    Specifically designed for children aged 7 and over, the book offers clues to help readers along the way and the graphic illustrations really help bring the past to life.

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    FFFT 3 years +
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    Simple and entertaining facts are brilliantly presented in this wonderful four-book collection of non-fiction books. Perfect for preschoolers, the bright and bold artwork makes remembering facts simple, effective and lots of fun. Learn all about dinosaurs, minibeasts, your body and the planet Earth in an engaging and accessible way thanks to the experts at Ladybird. First Fabulous Facts will ensure boys and girls alike will be entertained from start to finish and they'll love recalling the impressive and memorable facts with you as you explore and share the information, cartoons and visual glossary together.

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    LLIS 5 years +
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    The Let's Look Inside set is a great way for children to learn about the historical heritage of the world. In this fun, humorously illustrated collection, young readers can step inside the chambers of a medieval castle, explore the high seas beneath the deck of a pirate ship and take a peek at the historical development of a street through the ages.

    Each paperback book, containing 4 cutaway scenes of amazing, detailed artwork, fascinating insight and funny incidents, gives inquisitive younger readers a gentle, informative insight into some truly interesting human heritage.
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    YWWB 7 years +
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    Travel the Atlantic Ocean as a Viking explorer, learn the tricks of mummification as an ancient Egyptian, see the inside of a medieval dungeon, and much, much more...

    You Wouldn't Want To Be... is a brilliant series of first-person narrative stories that take young readers through some ghastly situations throughout history. With humorous cartoon-style illustrations, and speech bubbles that bring the characters and their actions to life, this set of 10 full-colour paperbacks is sure to be a hit with those who are curious about history.

    With a complete glossary and index, and informative captions explaining processes and historical events, this set is the ideal introduction to non-fiction for readers aged 7+.

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    MUZ2 9 years +

    Basher Basics: Music (Paperback)

    Simon Basher

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    An original and highly memorable approach to teaching music, with Basher Basics: Music young readers can meet some delightful characters that will aid them in their early understanding of music.

    The lively pair Rhythm and Pitch know how to hold a tune, Time Signature is all about control, Chord is a master of working out patterns, Brass is a powerful loudmouth, and then there's Classical, Pop and Electronic - a crew of sweet sounding characters.

    An excellent guide for laying the foundations of music theory for any contemporary of classical instrument, the book is a fun and intelligent way for children aged 9+ to enjoy learning music theory.

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    BDI2 9 years +

    Bodies: The Whole Blood-Pumping Story (Paperback)

    Glenn Murphy

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    Glenn Murphy, the author of Why is Snot Green, turns his attention to how the body works in the funny and informative Bodies: The Whole Blood-Pumping Story. The book, suitable for those aged 9 and over, looks at what happens in your head during a headache, what toes are actually used for and why some farts smell eggier than others... The eye-catching design of the book perfectly complements the facts about the more gruesome, extraordinary and gross aspects of the body, including scabs, cells, broken bones, brain power and deadly diseases.

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