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Collins Scrabble Dictionary (Paperback)
When you're settling down to play Scrabble with your friends and family, make sure 'good-natured' arguments and debates are a thing of the past with the official Scrabble Dictionary from Collins! Fully up to date, the book includes all playable words from two to nine letters in length and presents them in an easy-to-follow alphabetical list. There are also short definitions for each word listed, meaning players will not need to consult a secondary dictionary when enjoying their game of Scrabble.
Collins Dictionary & Thesaurus Set - 2 Books (collection)
A splendid collector?s edition of some of the finest works of poetry ever penned, Shakespeare Sonnets includes that immortal question: ?Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?? amongst other oft-quoted lines. Perfect for reading William Shakespeare?s poetry for pleasure rather than study, this beautiful hardback edition houses fascinating literature that deals with themes such as love, beauty and the effects of time ? making this collection just as significant now as it was in the Elizabethan era.
Secrets of the Lost Symbol builds upon the expertise and wisdom of Nobel Prize-winning scientists, historians, technologists and conspiracy theorists to help readers fully understand the mysteries behind the Lost Symbol. Featuring extracts, interviews and specially commissioned commentary, this fascinating guide presents a wealth of information behind Dan Brown's bestselling novel.
From Alexander the Great to Frank Zappa, Elizabeth 1 to Barack Obama, anyone who is- or was- anyone has a place in this very useful book. Whether you're helping the kids with their homework, or swotting up for a pub quiz or just want to read more about someone mentioned on the news, you'll find that once you dip in to this compendium, you'll find it hard to put down.
Oxford Essential English Dictionary (Paperback)
The perfect home reference for every family, this special edition of the Oxford Essential English Dictionary is pocket-sized and bound with an elegant leather-style finish. Clear and concise, this is just the sort of quality product that we have come to expect from Oxford.
Establishing whether you are a visual, tactile or auditory learner, Tony Buzan uses his tried and trusted Mind Maps to show you how to organise your new vocabulary and increase the number of foreign words you can learn and remember forever. If you've ever tried to learn a foreign language but failed, this might well be the solution you're seeking.
A unique anthology, containing prose and poetry that has been hand-picked by Angela Macmillan for performing, even if it?s just to an audience of one, A Little, Aloud encourages us to share the power of the written word. A book to be treasured and shared with friends and family for years to come, this well-presented hardback will take the reader on a personal journey through short stories, poems and verse ? each of which offers something that everyone will enjoy, whether young or old.