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  • MSKC 5 years +

    Nayera Everall

    5 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    From Windsor castle to Cinderella's castle, these stately homes are a big favourite with children - and now they can create their very own with Usborne's Mosaic Sticker Castles.

    Over 2,000 small stickers are included that can be used to make a variety of imaginative mosaics that show just what life was like in a castle. Whether your child uses the themed pages' easy-to-copy suggestions or invokes their inner-architect to create their own, they're bound to have hours of fun!

    With all the stickers being reusable, this is the perfect book for creative children aged 5+ who want to experiment with designs, ideas and shapes.
  • VFCB 3 years +

    Abigail Wheatley

    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    My Very First Castles Book will show little ones just what it feels like to be king or queen of the castle!

    There is information about kings, queens, knights, banquets and jousting featured in the non-fiction book and the full-colour illustrations will also help children develop their vocabulary skills before starting school.

    With its de-knight-ful illustrations and plenty of new words for children aged 3+ to learn, the book has many things for the young reader to spot and then discuss as they share with a parent.
  • SWCE 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
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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!
  • GFBG 7 years +

    Abigail Wheatley

    7 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    You can pre-order this item today. All orders containing this item will be despatched in their entirety from 8 June onwards.

    Children will love getting out in the garden with Usborne's Gardening for Beginners over the summer months!

    Gardening is a great way for children to discover how plants grow - and where food comes from - by growing their own fruit and vegetables. This book provides a step-by-step guide for beginners aged 7+ who want to grow their own and is packed full of hints, tips and ideas for growing everything from herbs and salad leaves to tomatoes, potatoes and sunflowers.

    Don't worry if your child can't access a garden - the book reveals plenty of ways to grow plants in pots inside, on windowsills or balconies, too.
  • CCMC 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    The Minecraft craze is showing no sign of slowing down - and this detailed guide is packed with hints to help your children (and you!) create incredible worlds in the popular sandbox game....

    From steam-punk-inspired cities to locations with a gothic edge, the detailed guide is packed with handy hints and tips from Minecraft's most established masterbuilders.

    Suitable for children aged 6 and over, Create and Construct: Incredible Minecraft Cities has everything a Minecraft fan needs to create a world entirely of their own.
  • WDCO 7 years +

    Louie Stowell

    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Budding comic book artists will not have to wait long! Pre-order this book today and it will be delivered, along with the rest of your order in its entirety, from 8 June onwards.

    With Marvel showing no signs of slowing down, many children have been inspired to create their own comics - and this book will give them all the hints, tips and advice they need!

    A write-in activity book that encourages comic-loving children to unleash their creativity, it offers step-by-step instructions on how to structure stories, draw characters and employ all the devices used in their favourite comics.

    There are also many stickers to add extra style and the contributors include The Beano's Laura Howell and The Phoenix's Neill Cameron.
  • CKBC 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    The perfect treat for creative children aged 3 and above, Crafty Kids - 20 DIY Birthday Cards in a Box is a great way for them to extend happy returns to friends and family whilst offering them the chance to be brilliantly creative.

    Packed with over 600 stickers, 60 awesome accessories and 20 beautiful birthday cards, the box of cards is packed with fun and is a wonderful way for little people with big imaginations to harness their talents and make a card for friends and loved ones.
  • MLOO 3 years +

    William Bee

    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £11.99
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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 +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £4.99
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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 +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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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 +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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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)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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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)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £19.96
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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 +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £5.99
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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 +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
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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!
  • Colouring & Stickers Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781783935116
    SCSG 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.97
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    • just £1.33 per book
    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.

  • Doodles & Stickers Collection - 3 books - Collection - 9781783935109
    SCSB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.97
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    • just £1.33 per book
    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.

  • Maisy Activity Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781406352726 - Lucy Cousins
    PWMA 3 years +

    Lucy Cousins

    3 years +
    (2)
    • £7.99
    • RRP £44.90
    • Save £36.91
    • just £0.80 per book
    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 entertained 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 +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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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 +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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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 +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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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 +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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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 +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.99
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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 +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
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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!