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MENC 10 years +
Marvel Encyclopedia (Hardback)
We're very sorry but due to a shipping delay, the Marvel Encyclopedia is currently not available to order. This book will be available soon so please keep checking back.
- RRP £30.00
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There's no stopping Marvel! For the past few years, their classic characters have been brought to the big screen in hit film after hit film, while the comics have continued to go from strength to strength.
The likes of the X-Men, Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, Iron Man and Captain America are much-loved characters that have long been ingrained in popular culture and after the success of the films starring Andrew Garfield, Mark Ruffalo, Robert Downey Jr and Chris Evans, they now entertain a whole new fanbase too!
Fully updated and expanded, this book gives Marvel fans all the information they'll ever need about the 1,000 various heroes and villains that now exist in the much-expanded universe that was established by Stan Lee all those years ago. Full of original comic book art, there are also little-known facts featured throughout this brilliant fan's guide.
LBDI 7 years +
Loom Band It (Paperback)
Everyone has gone loom band mad!
- RRP £9.99
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It's a playground craze that has taken the entire world by storm - a simple and inexpensive craft that children and grown-ups can both enjoy. Using a small and inexpensive plastic loom or by tying rubber bands by hand, you can create an exciting range of loom band bracelets, accessories and gifts - and Loom Band It is packed with 60 original projects that use all the colours of the rainbow!
Quick and easy, with the instructions featured in this book you will soon become an accomplished loomineer - making handbag straps, cool sandals and mobile phone sleeves that can impress all your friends and family!
MFWC 7 years +
Enid Blyton Collection - 6 Books (Collection)
A much-loved children's author who was the talent behind the Famous Five, Malory Towers and the Secret Seven, this magical six-book collection will introduce a new generation of readers aged 7 and over to two of Enid Blyton's fantasy series - The Wishing-Chair and The Faraway Tree.
- RRP £35.94
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Joe, Beth and Frannie move home and come across the Faraway Tree, which soon offers them a gateway to many exciting and magical adventure. The Wishing-Chair series follows Mollie and Peter as they head off to buy their mother a birthday present and end up finding a chair that can grant wishes!
Six funny and amazing adventures that will enchant readers and keep them thoroughly entertained!
DOYK 14 years +
Do You Know Who You Are? (Paperback)
We're very sorry but due to a shipping delay, Do You Know Who You Are? is currently not available to order. This book will be available soon so please keep checking back.
- RRP £9.99
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Girls aged between 14 and 17 will be starting to wonder about where their lives will take them. With Do You Know Who You Are?, they will be able to discover all about their personalities and celebrate their individuality!
Similar in style to the bestselling Cosmopolitan magazine, the book has a fun personality quiz, Q & As and tests that cover all of a teenager's biggest life issues - from self-confidence and dealing with anxiety to dealing with friends, family, crushes and social media.
Co-written by a clinical psychologist, the fun and quirky book also contains inspirational quotes from real teenagers to show that everyone faces the same issues - and can overcome them. This is an interactive book full of helpful tips and guidance any teenage girl will appreciate.
PIXA 8 years +
Pixel Art (Other)
Pixel Art enables children to unleash their creativity in style! With a soft, flexible and 3-D cover, the book is extremely engaging and so much fun to play with. The cover comes with stubs that a number of 3-D letters and pieces can be inserted into to create exciting pictures!
- RRP £12.99
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The book is bursting with guides that will help you design different creatures, objects and vehicles that can be displayed on the cover, while there is also fun to be had in creating your own designs or racing against the clock to complete the project!
CBKP 9 years +
Children's Book of Politics (Paperback)
The Children's Book of Politics will be available to buy from 11 September onwards. Please come back on this date to order your copy!
- RRP £7.99
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With a foreword from the wonderful, award-winning journalist Andrew Marr, Who's In Charge brings politics to life, enabling children aged 7 and above to join the debate and get their voices heard.
Covering political structures throughout history, from ancient Greek philosophy to modern governments, the book provides a detailed yet accessible insight into different political systems, how laws are made, what happens behind the scenes in parliament and what children can do to get involved.
Defining those tricky political words with bright, bold illustrations, this child-friendly introduction to politics lifts the lid on this usually confusing topic and provides the next generation of law makers with clear explanations - from famous leaders to great speeches, revolutions and traditions - that gently introduce them to the world of politics.
PPTT 4 years +
Practise Your Phonics with Traditional Tales (Collection)
Part of the Oxford Reading Tree Scheme, this big, beautiful, boxed collection contains 20 fantastic stories that children will be able to enjoy reading by themselves.
- RRP £125.79
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Starting with Chicken Licken and Right for Me, two picture books that contain minimal text so children can tell the story in their own words, the collection gradually progresses through the reading levels with the help of some traditional stories and fairy tales.
The familiar fairy tales make the books instantly appealing and young readers will absolutely love reading about Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk, Mulan and Beauty and the Beast independently. Certain to help inspire a love of reading, all the books in this collection feature stunning illustrations and familiar language that will capture a child's imagination.
Please note that this 21-book collection contains 20 stories and a handbook for parents.
Mr. Men: The Complete Collection - 50 Books (Collection)
Ever since their first books were published in 1971, Roger Hargreaves' Mr. Men have been an enduring favourite with children (and parents!) of all ages. The likes of Mr. Happy, Mr. Tickle, Mr. Bump and friends must rank as some of the most famous characters in children's books - and this beautiful box set features them all!
- RRP £149.50
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With a mammoth 50 books to enjoy and a simply gorgeous display case, this collection will keep young readers entertained for a long, long time to come. The bold, bright illustrations and simple storylines make the Mr. Men stories fun and appealing to return to again and again too.
Familiar characters like Mr. Tickle, Mr. Strong and Mr. Messy's books are also included in this vast box set, which is just perfect for adults and children to read and share together.
BARL 7 years +
Barry Loser Collection - 5 Books (Collection)
Funny, silly, quirky and perfect for reluctant readers aged 7 and above, fans of Jeff Kinney's Wimpy Kid books will laugh out loud to the books in our Barry Loser Collection to near bursting point.
- RRP £29.95
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Barry Loser has never had a problem with his name, because his coolness has always cancelled his name out! That is until Darren Darrenofski - the boy with the oh-so horrible crocodile face - joins the school and starts to ruin his life. Now, Barry must prove to the school - and himself! - that he is most definitely NOT a loser...
Containing five hilarious diary-format books full of crazy cartoon illustrations, short chapters and ridiculously bad jokes, Jim Smith's Roald Dahl Funny Prize-winning series is a must-read, wonderfully madcap, set of books for children.
BUAS 6 years +
Build the Shark (Other)
A fascinating and fun interactive guide to sharks, Build the Shark is full of all of the answers that children aged 7 and above may have about the planet's top ocean predator.
- RRP £14.99
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Fully illustrated and covering everything from their rubbery skeleton to their muscular structure, circulatory system, camouflage and - of course - the characteristics of their deadly bite, this unique shark guide includes a 76cm great white shark model, complete with organs, that young shark enthusiasts can build as they learn more about the workings of the shark's anatomy from the 32-page guide.
Filled with fearsome facts that are broken down into 'bite-sized' chunks, the book is a great resource for children (and parents too!) who want to find out more about these predators of the deep!
MLUZ 8 years +
My Life Unzipped (Paperback)
Tim Bugbird & Sarah Vince
Perfect for tweens, My Life Unzipped is a fill-in book that lets children write everything (no matter how amusing or embarrassing!) about their everyday lives into one journal - and the zip means all these secrets can be kept extra secret too!
- RRP £8.99
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From the things shared with friends and families to the dreams and aspirations that many children have, this book is full of illustrations and ideas that will get kids writing as they explore every element of their life.
Perfect for creative types, this is a fun-filled journal that your tween will just love filling in as they put their own personality down onto the page!
Julia Donaldson & Nick Sharratt Collection - 4 Books (Collection)
Julia Donaldson & Nick Sharrat
From two of the biggest and bestselling names in children's literature, our Julia Donaldson & Nick Sharratt Collection is full of animal fun that parent and child will enjoy time and time again,
- RRP £23.96
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In One Mole Digging a Hole, Mole is given a helping hand with his garden by some very friendly parrots, bears and bees; Animal Music sees a silly symphony come together; Chocolate Mousse for Greedy Goose teaches some less than well-behaved animals some table manners; and Hippo has a Hat details some chaotic animal fun in a clothes shop.
Trademark whimsical rhymes from Julia Donaldson and hilarious illustrations by Nick Sharratt combine to make this 4-book collection a delight to share aloud at bedtime. It is sure to provide hours and hours of giggles.
Bring Peppa Pig to life with this brilliantly interactive book that contains a Peppa puppet attached within its pages. Peppa is a perennial favourite with preschoolers thanks to her Milkshake and Nick Jr show, and this lively book will be returned to again and again as children get to 'meet' Peppa for real.
- RRP £10.99
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An amazing gift, the book contains simple text throughout and focuses on Peppa as she claps, waves and sneezes her way through the day and the plush puppet fits both big and little hands!
I'm Ready For School (Hardback)
Ladybird are a publisher that can always be trusted to provide young readers with not only a very entertaining read, but also a wonderfully informative one. This padded book is a bind-up of three titles that will help children prepare for a huge event - their first days at school!
- RRP £16.99
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The opening section, I'm Ready... for School covers everything from the human body and the things it can do (like dance, stomp and throw) to the days of the week, while also giving a preview of the kind of things children can expect to learn. There's even a checklist for the things a child has to do to ensure they're ready for school on time!
I'm Ready for... Phonics is an A-Z guide that will help children say the sounds (from every letter of the alphabet) that will quickly become familiar in their everyday lives, while I'm Ready... to Sing features some much-loved nursery rhymes and songs that little ones love.
Hubble Bubble Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
Children love stories about loveable witches (just look at the success of Valerie Thomas, Laura Owen and Korky Paul's Winnie the Witch stories!), and in this collection of rollicking, rhyming stories for children aged 3 and above, they will be introduced to a witch of a different kind: Granny!
- RRP £20.97
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In Hubble Bubble Granny Trouble, Pandora wishes her granny was a little more normal, but when this means that she becomes bored - and even worse, boring! - Pandora must decide whether Granny needs to be reformed or not... In Spells-a-Popping Granny's Shopping, Pandora spots a couple of naughty burglars. Luckily, she has exactly what she needs - a magical granny! In Whizz Pop Granny Stop! it's Pandora's birthday. She wishes her granny would let her do things on her own, but is a birthday the right time to turn your nose up at a little magic?
Wonderfully written by Tracey Corderoy and illustrated by World Book Night 2010 illustrator Joe Berger, our Hubble Bubble Collection is a heart-warming set of books with a charming grandmother-granddaughter relationship at its centre.
PXAA 6 years +
Project X Alien Adventures Collection - 31 Books (Collection)
Packed with fantastic artwork and ideal for preparing children aged 5 and above as they look to tackle their very first chapter books, our Project X Alien Adventures Collection is full of fun stories, activities and facts that will allow little ones to build their confidence in reading.
- RRP £154.90
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Badlaw and his army of robotic Krools are taking over Planet Exis. Now Exis's only chance for freedom is for Nok and micro-friends Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger to save the day, free Exis from Badlaw and save Nok's parents, too!
Gripping and sure to have even the most-reluctant reader wanting to turn the pages and read on, this huge collection of 31 books is specially written by the creators of the Oxford Reading Tree (Biff, Chip and Kipper) to encourage children to enjoy reading independently.
ADIT 11 years +
A Date in Time Collection - 4 Books (Collection)
From Shakespearean England to 1940s wartime Netherlands, our A Date in Time Collection is a gripping set of romance stories set against a backdrop of the most world-changing periods of European history.
- RRP £27.96
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From a secret love behind the scenes of the Globe Theatre in Playing with My Heart to a secret romance between a Jewish man and Christian woman during the Nazi Occupation of Holland in By My Side, the immersive, diary-style stories give a romantic edge to these historic events.
Told with realistic voices that provide a human touch to to the events of our past, this set of period love stories is sure to both educate and entertain children aged 11 and above who are fans of historic or romantic fiction.
SPGD 10 years +
The Oxford School Spelling, Punctuation, and Grammar Dictionary is an invaluable guide to getting your spelling, punctuation and grammar right!
- RRP £10.99
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Clear and easy to navigate, the dictionary is divided into two sections. The first part is a reference section of simple rules, tips and examples that will help students spell, punctuate and write correctly, while the second part provides an alphabetical word list of commonly misspelled and tricky words, with inflections but no meanings.
This dictionary workbook is certain to be a valuable resource for any student preparing for and taking exams.
BYWV 6 years +
Head back to Medieval times and Fling, Sling and Batter Your Way to Victory with this amazing 3D model catapult that actually works!
- RRP £14.99
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A build-it-yourself cardboard mangolet catapult model that comes with targets to knock down, this is an interactive treat for any creative child (or adult who wants to help build it). After building the piece, the two strong rubber bands included will help you gain maximum firepower when it comes to shooting off paper balls!
The 24-page book included with the catapult reveals how knights and foot soldiers used their ingenuity to lay siege to - and defend - their towns inside massive castles. With stunning illustrations and detailed descriptions of a fascinating bygone era, this is an exciting treat!
So load up, take aim and catapult away!
Recommended for children aged 7 and over. Do not aim catapult at eyes or face.
Fling, Sling and Batter Your Way to Victory is currently available for pre-order. All orders containing this title will be shipped from 5 September.
GPSD 7 years +
Fluttering with friendly and quirky bird characters to guide children through the clear pages and full-colour layouts, this is the ultimate child-friendly dictionary for pupils aged 7-9.
- RRP £10.99
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Perfect for daily use for checking grammar, punctuation and spelling, this is essential reference for Key Stage 2 children and their parents and teachers.
With features such as easy-to-remember rules, a list of tricky words, those words most commonly misspelled and plenty more, this reliable book from Oxford University Press will provide a sturdy grounding in the English language and its techniques for children aged 7+.
ICDS 3 years +
I Can Draw Collection - 6 Books (Collection)
Perfect for encouraging creativity and developing hand-eye coordination in budding young artists aged 3 and above, our My First I Can Draw Collection is a must-have set of books for children who love to draw and doodle.
- RRP £23.94
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Introducing little ones to a world of Cute Critters, Ocean Creatures, Wild Animals and much, much more, each book provides simple-to-follow steps to help them create beautiful pictures of their own.
Full of pull-out pages to practice and perfect their art on before adding them to the wonderfully illustrated scenes, this brand new set of how-to-draw books will keep little hands busy for hours and hours on end!
My First I can Draw Collection is currently available for pre-order. All orders containing this title will be shipped from 4 September.
Dinosaur Dig Pack - 3 Books (Collection)
An original combination of two of children's favourite subjects - dinosaurs and vehicles! - our Dinosaur Dig Collection is a brilliant set of picture books for children aged 2 and above by bestselling author-illustrator Penny Dale.
- RRP £20.97
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In Dinosaur Rescue!, a crew of dinosaur builders break down on the level crossing and it is up to the Dinosaur Rescue team to get there in time; Dinosaur Zoom! sees the the dinosaurs race through the desert for a prehistoric party; and in Dinosaur Dig! the dinosaurs team up to build a huge, splashy swimming pool!
Little ones can have hours of fossil fun learning about the vehicles, dinosaurs and other important skills such as letters and counting while the fun-to-read text and dynamic and detailed illustrations make the stories pop off of the page!
A great set of children's books to share with Mummy and Daddy at bedtime or playtime.
FLOP 4 years +
Floppy Phonics Fact Collection - 12 Books (Collection)
Featuring 12 two-in-one books and a separate informative guide for parents, you can trust the Oxford Reading Tree gang - Biff, Chip and Kipper - to prepare and inspire your little one in their first year of school with this fabulously fun phonics collection.
- RRP £60.87
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Spanning four reading levels that provide step-by-step support to your child's learning, these stunning photographic books are packed with fun activities to help children aged 4 and above progress on their reading journey.
From Fish & Ships to Barn Owls, Men on the Moon and beyond, our Floppy's Phonics Collection is an inspirational fact-filled set of non-fiction books. And with an RRP of £60.87, from the Book People they're great value too!
WEDS 3 years +
The Scarecrows' Wedding (Hardback)
The eagerly anticipated new picture book from the creators of the Gruffalo, The Scarecrows' Wedding is a must-have children's title for fans of the timeless Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler books.
- RRP £12.99
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Betty O'Barley and Harry O'Hay are two scarecrows very much in love, so much so that they plan on having 'a wedding that no one will ever forget.' Everything is going according to plan until Harry sets off to fetch some flowers for the ceremony and a wicked scarecrow, Reginald Rake, tries to take Harry's place at the wedding. Can Harry get back in time, become a hero and save his scarecrow bride..?
A fabulous love story with drama, laugh-out-loud moments and - of course - a happy ending all encompassed by the classically rhyming prose of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's glowing colour illustrations, The Scarecrows' Wedding will be returned to and enjoyed again and again!