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  • SWCE 6 years +
    6 years +
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    Could there be a more exciting combination than LEGO and Star Wars? As we all eagerly await the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the LEGO Star Wars: Character Encyclopedia will introduce and reacquaint Jedis of all ages with the heroes and villains from a galaxy far, far away - in their Minifigure form!

    With facts about the intergalactic Minifigures - including which one is the rarest and plenty to pore over about the LEGO Star Wars universe - this is a great book for LEGO and Star Wars fans that even comes with an exclusive Minifigure.

    The Minifigures are organised in order of their appearance in the films and every one has a full-page character profile that reveals Star Wars and LEGO trivia - it's the perfect accompaniment to a rewatching of the six films so far before Episode VII. From Wookiees to bounty hunters and stormtroopers to the Skywalker family, the Force is strong with this brick-tastic book!
  • MLOO 3 years +

    William Bee

    3 years +
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    The first in a brand new series of search-and-find books for children aged 3 and above, Migloo's Day joins fun-loving dog Migloo on his day out and about in the busy, silly, laugh-out-loud world of Sunnytown.

    Jam-packed full of Richard Scarry-style busy scenes to explore, follow Migloo and Sunnytown residents Milo the monkey and Little Mouse, find Zebedee's hat, find the escaped rubber ducks and much, much more...

    A beautiful book for introducing little ones too young for Where's Wally? to search-and-find books, Migloo's Day by Whatever creator William Bee is the perfect book for parent and child to enjoy together.
  • RSAB 7 years +
    7 years +
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    Summer is on its way - and we have the book to keep little minds occupied and entertained in the lead-up, during and right through the summer holidays!

    From the experts at DK, The Really Sunny Activity Book is packed with activities for children aged 7 and over that combine fascinating facts with a whole host of stickers, doodles, colouring and fun-filled games - all with a sunshine theme to bring a smile to their faces.

    So whether your children need something to keep them occupied on a long journey, are outside basking in the sun or are stuck indoors on a traditionally wet summer day, this book - with its beach-, animal-, treasure hunting- and rainbow-themed activities - will provide hours of inspiration!
  • LFAG 6 years +
    6 years +
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    If you know a little one aged 7 or above who loves LEGO Friends, we have the book for them!

    With LEGO Friends: The Adventure Guide, children will be able to discover everything they ever wanted to know about the LEGO Friends Mia, Stephanie, Emma, Andrea and Olivia and their fun-packed lives - from looking after horses at the stables to learning about the Friends' dream jobs...

    Including a very special LEGO Friends Mini-doll - with an exclusive outfit and accessories! - and a wealth of facts about LEGO Friends characters, vehicles, locations and animals, this LEGO Friends book from the experts at DK will keep young LEGO fans engrossed for hours.
  • YOYO 9 years +
    9 years +
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    This beautiful tin set contains everything you need if you want to learn how to become a master at the yo-yo. Revealing all the secrets you'll need, the set contains a trick book and even its very own yo-yo.

    The book will take you from learning the basics of how to use the yo-yo through to more complex techniques such as Walk the Dog, Rock the Baby and the Loop the Loop.

    Covering the history of the yo-yo, this really is a great book for anyone looking for a new hobby or interest!
  • NICA 11 years +
    11 years +
    (1)
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    If you're thinking of learning to play the harmonica then this could be the perfect place to start! A tin including your very first harmonica instrument and a book full of amazing tips on how to play it, this will show you how to master all the difficult techniques and play the blues.

    The book includes everything you need to know about harmonicas and how to play them and also includes a brief history of the instrument as well as advice on how to look after it.

    An easy reference guide is also included for your convenience.
  • BBPZ 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
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    From spotting symmetry and solving sequences to simple number squares, shape searches, cryptic codes, baffling brain-teasers and much, much more, this four-book Brain-busting Puzzles Collection is packed with over 160 puzzles specially designed to bamboozle the brain of any child aged 7 and up.

    Produced in a progressive manner, so that each puzzle gets more and more difficult as children work their way through, this set of activity books is sure to keep them entertained for hours and hours on end whilst improving their problem-solving skills.

    Written by the author of The Daily Telegraph's children's puzzle section, and covering numbers, shapes, patterns and logic, the Brain-busting Puzzles Collection is vibrant and fun and is sure to teach readers a thing or two!

  • SFAB 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Sofia the First is a Disney princess-in-training that has stolen the hearts of children all around the world and this book not only introduces little fans to Sofia's family and friends - but lets them tell her all about themselves too!

    With spaces to draw or stick photos into, young Sofia fans can pick their favourite classes at Royal Prep, draw themselves and their bedroom so Sofia can see what they look like and how they live and even colour in Sofia's gown for the grand ball!

    A lovely story and plenty of fun activities to enjoy, this is the perfect book for any little princess fan!
  • ROID 7 years +
    7 years +
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    Have you ever dreamed of making your very own R2-D2? Now, your dreams can come true! Specially designed for children aged 7 and over, not only does this book have a 'build-your-own droid' but there are also plenty of Star Wars-based activities to enjoy.

    The book also follows R2-D2's secret mission to help the rebels as well as providing facts about the much-loved characters from the Star Wars films and plenty of other fun things that will delight a little Jedi!

    Suitable for children aged 7 and over, this is a must for any Star Wars fan - and is sure to ignite excitement towards the release of Star Wars: Episode VII in 2015!
  • SCSG 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Packed with stunning stickers, pretty puzzles, cool colouring and many more fun activities, this collection of activity books is sure to keep budding artists aged 3 and over entertained and excited for endless hours.

    With their bright and beautiful illustrations and whimsical humour, the three books - which are all themed around fairies, mermaids and butterflies - are perfect for encouraging creative play, developing their coordination skills and inspiring their imagination.

    Ideal for sharing out in party bags, or keeping little ones entertained in the car or on rainy days, with this set of doodle books they will be creating pretty princesses and impressive pieces of art in not time at all.

  • SCSB 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Packed with stickers, puzzles, colouring and many more fun activities, the Doodle Dudes Collection is sure to keep budding artists aged 3 and over entertained and excited for endless hours.

    With their bright and bold illustrations and whimsical humour, the three books are perfect for encouraging creative play, developing their coordination skills and inspiring their imagination.

    Ideal for sharing out in party bags, or keeping little ones entertained in the car or on rainy days, with this set of doodle books they will be creating cool characters and impressive pieces of art in not time at all.

  • PWMA 3 years +

    Lucy Cousins

    3 years +
    (2)
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    Presented in a handy ziplock bag so the books can be taken on holiday, on long journeys and wherever you and your little one go, this fun-filled 10-book collection is the perfect interactive set that will have your child occupied for hours.

    Featuring the much-loved Maisy the mouse, star of Nickelodeon, this bright and bold collection is full of sticker fun, colouring-in and activities to complete including dot-to-dot, mazes and spot the difference, across ten enjoyable books.

    Very young children aged 2+ will love exploring their creativity with each one as much as parents will enjoy observing their development through the collection.

  • SART 3 years +

    Annie Simpson

    3 years +
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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!
  • LSWM 6 years +
    6 years +
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    Star Wars: The Force Awakens arrives in cinemas this December but before that children (and older Jedis!) can enjoy this DK Ultimate Sticker Collection that showcases the heroes and villains from a galaxy far, far away in their LEGO Minifigure form!

    With 1,000 easy-to-peel and reusable stickers included, the book lets children engage in the epic space battles that take place between the Jedis and Sith, the Republic and Separatists and even the ewoks and stormtroopers.

    Packed with facts about the likes of Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Chewbacca and Darth Vader, LEGO Star Wars: Mighty Minifigures is an out-of-this-world sticker book!
  • TNMB 9 years +

    Anna Weltman

    9 years +
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    An awesome activity book that cleverly combines maths and art, This Is Not a Maths Book is packed full of simple activity lessons for engaging maths-shy children aged 9 and above.

    With each page featuring a fun drawing activity (with a mathematical basis) alongside incredible maths facts and more, they will soon be making beautiful designs - including celtic knots and fractal and anamorphic art - to share with friends and family whilst learning (shh, don't tell them!) about the wonders of geometry.

    An innovative book that is as entertaining as it is educational!
  • MFCT 7 years +

    7 years +
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    With 35 creative projects to choose from, My First Crochet Book is the ideal book for any child interested in crocheting.

    Suitable for children aged 7 and over, the book will show them how to use a crochet hook to make different stitches and patterns and will inspire a number of brilliant creations.

    With easy-to-read instructions and step-by-step artwork to follow, the book is divided into four chapters - Clothes and Accessories, Jewellery and Decoration, Bedroom Essentials and Perfect Gifts. There's also a basic techniques section to teach essential crochet skills and provide information on yarns, hooks and stitches.
  • DMAI 7 years +

    Mari Ono

    7 years +
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    Children of all ages love dinosaurs - and what could be better than becoming paper paleontologists and creating their very own using tried-and-trusted origami techniques?

    The release of Jurassic World this summer is sure to get everyone excited about these prehistoric beasts once again and this fun-filled book is full of 23 paper-folding projects you'll love getting your teeth into!

    From flying Pterodactyls to the spiny Stegosaurus and the mighty Tyrannosaurus rex, all the most popular dinosaurs are included and each project has simple step-by-step instructions and clear photographs to show the finished design. They're all given a skill rating and 50 pieces of specially designed origami paper are also included - meaning anyone aged over 7 can make their dinosaurs right away!
  • GLUE 3 years +

    Catherine Woram

    3 years +
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    Crafts are great way to get young ones creative and they can enjoy folding, snipping and sticking for hours with the clearly illustrated and simply explained paper-based projects inside Paper Scissors Glue. With no specialist or hard-to-find equipment required, youngsters can get started straight away. Divided into four vibrant sections, from basic origami and classic paper planes to more adventurous tasks like dolls' house furniture and a 3D dinosaur, there's no end to the funky ideas in this inspirational book. With templates included, tips for doing marbling and printing, and the fact that every project can be broken down into four steps - kids can't go wrong in making and decorating their fabulous works of art!
  • FSMB 7 years +

    Emma Hardy

    7 years +
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    Specially designed for those aged 7 and over, My First Sewing Machine Book has 35 fun projects to make and sew, including everything from Awesome Accessories and Clothes to Brilliant Bags and even Beautiful Bedroom Projects. There are also Fantastic Toys including rag dolls and checkerboards to make.

    With step-by-step instructions, the book is designed to help beginners move from easy items to more challenging projects as they familiarise themselves with using sewing machines.
  • OSAT 7 years +
    7 years +
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    A complete all-in-one toy-making kit that will help children to learn sewing skills that will last a lifetime, One Stitch at a Time features an attractive hardback book that comes complete with the felt fabric, stuffing and accessories needed for creating a cute cat figure.

    Colourful and simply explained, this step-by-step guide includes plenty of clear illustrations that will allow children to slowly gain confidence with a sewing needle. They will adore the end product, too... an adorably cute kitty! There are also interesting ideas for their next project, making this a great introduction to this fun craft.
  • QKB 7 years +

    Abigail Wheatley

    7 years +
    • £3.99
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    This brand new book features no-nonsense, no-frills recipes and has been written with boys in mind. From toast to roast chicken - with all recipes designed for beginners and budding chefs alike -you'll find ideas for burgers, pasta, curries, pies and smoothies, each dish created to encourage fun in the kitchen.

  • GCFC 7 years +

    Dawn Isaac

    7 years +
    (4)
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    Perfect for children aged between 3 and 11, Garden Crafts for Children offers 35 inspirational projects for children to sow, grow and make in the garden.

    Aiming to help get kids excited about gardening and nature, it covers everything from cress caterpillars to an insect hotel, and even has chapters on using creative containers such as teapots and rain boots.

    Whether your garden is big or small, and even if you don't have a garden at all, Dawn Isaac's wonderful Garden Crafts for Children will keep kids entertained with plenty of projects for every season.
  • SBAC 4 years +
    4 years +
    (1)
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    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.

  • FZRH 7 years +

    Owen Edwards

    7 years +
    (1)
    • £2.99
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    Owen Edwards' From Zero to Rock Hero: A Crash Course in Playing Rock Guitar is a book and CD set that is designed to take you from complete beginner to rock hero in record-breaking time. As easy as 1-2-3, this six-week programme will get you riffing, soloing and rocking out in no time at all. Fun musical examples will help you to play in the style of Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix and Led Zeppelin... and plenty more too!