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    AWFU 9 years +

    Awful Auntie (Hardback)

    David Walliams

    9 years +
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    A new children's novel from David Walliams is always cause for celebration - and Awful Auntie continues his winning streak!

    Aunt Alberta is desperate to cheat Lady Stella Saxby out of her inheritance - the beautiful Saxby Hall. Stella sets about on making a plan with her friend Soot, the mischievous ghost of a chimney sweep, to ensure she will be able to claim what is rightfully hers...

    With hilarious Roald Dahl-style hijinks, soon-to-be classic characters and a simply heart-warming message of how friendship can appear in the most unlikely of places, Awful Auntie will delight all of Walliams' many, many fans.
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    LCYA 7 years +
    7 years +
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    Throughout these four books there are deadly encounters around every corner - will your child manage to get out alive?

    Choose-your-own-adventure stories for children aged 7 and over, each of these action-packed books also feature a number of fascinating facts for them to pore over. Will they be able to escape the Desert of Dread and avoid poisonous stings and terrifying storms? How about the dangers of the Amazon Rainforest, where jaguars lurk and dehydration can take hold?

    They'll also have to tackle the Mountain of Death and battle the horrifying creatures in the Sea of Despair. Expertly written by Tracey Turner, the Lost collection is a brilliantly interactive way to get children (even reluctant readers!) reading and learning...

    Live or die, YOU decide.

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    SPELL 7 years +

    Spell Sisters Collection - 8 Books (Collection)

    Amber Castle

    7 years +
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    Prepare to meet the Spell Sisters - the stars of an exciting new series that follows a Young Guinevere of Camelot as she attempts to save the magical island of Avalon from the forces of evil!

    Ideal for those readers of Rainbow Magic who also love adventure stories, the eight books follow Guinevere (Gwen), her friend Flora and special horse Moonlight as they go about saving the eight imprisoned Spell Sisters of Avalon.

    Throughout the books Gwen must battle wolves to find Isabella the Butterfly Sister, regain control of the birds and restore the magic of fire to the enchanted forest! Full of the excitement and magic of Arthurian times, these books are just great for any newly independent reader.

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    ASNO 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Sail the high seas, travel back to the land of the dinosaurs and take a trip to Santa's grotto in the fantastic three-book collection from the wonderful Alan Snow.

    Readers can walk the plank and face up to brave buccaneers in Alan Snow's How Pirates Really Work, a book which gives wonderfully funny explanations of all things piratical; can learn everything they ever wanted to know about dinosaurs - including what colour they really were and what they had for breakfast - in How Dinosaurs Really Work; and can delight in learning how Father Christmas manages to read so my letters and more in How Santa Really Works.

    Wittily explaining the life of swashbuckling seafarers, gigantic jurassic creatures and everyone's favourite Christmas visitor, our three-book Alan Snow Collection is sure to keep readers informed and entertained from first page to last with the books' wonderful illustrations and hilarious explanations.

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    WWTF 5 years +

    Winnie the Witch Fiction Collection - 16 Books (Collection)

    Laura Owen and Korky Paul

    5 years +
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    Winnie the Witch has always been a big favourite with Book People customers and this bewitching selection of young fiction and short stories, presented in a stylish slipcase, will enchant any fan of Winnie and her long-suffering cat Wilbur!

    Perfect paperback books for those who have grown up with Winnie and are now looking to move onto longer stories starring a familiar character, throughout the books Winnie gets into all kinds of hilarious situations as she tries to cast her spells - from trouble in ancient Egypt to living in a sandcastle and shearing sheep to taking to the stage - Winnie does it all!

    With 16 books to choose from, let Winnie become the perfect partner for your child's bedtime reading - this is a simply magical collection from Laura Owen with every book featuring Korky Paul's iconic illustrations!

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    EMAY 7 years +

    Ellie May Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Marianne Levy

    7 years +
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    Throughout these three laugh-out-loud books your young reader will get to meet Ellie May - an incredibly famous film star who will appeal to fans of Wimpy Kid, Mr Gum and Clarice Bean!

    Written with a zest and universal appeal by the talented author Marianne Levy, the books find Ellie heading off to a nature reserve, sharing the spotlight with a beautiful model friend and even showing just how good she is at keeping secrets...

    Suitable as an introduction to chapter books for readers aged 7 and over, the books also feature funny illustrations from Ali Pye and are great for reluctant readers too!

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    WAWW 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Everyone knows 'What a Wonderful World', the famous Louis Armstrong song written by Bob Thiele and George David Weiss that was brimming with optimism and pride about how we live - and this gorgeous celebratory picture book from Tim Hopgood celebrates the spirit of the song!

    Complete with a free CD of Louis Armstrong's classic, the childlike artwork is bright, bold and sure to make you smile - or perhaps shed a tear or two out of happiness...

    Ideal for reading along to the music, the keepsake hardback book is beautiful and will be returned to again and again. It's sure to quickly become a family favourite.

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    SCWT 12 years +

    Scott Westerfield Collection - 4 Books (Collection)

    Scott Westerfield

    12 years +
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    The world has been divided into those who are Pretty and those who are Ugly. Tally can't wait to turn 16 so she can become Pretty - but her new friend Shay would rather risk life on the outside... They soon discover the Pretty world is not so pretty after all.

    When Shay runs way, Tally is given the chance to make a difficult choice - find her friend and turn her in or never turn Pretty at all. The choice Tally makes changes her world forever - and the other three books in the series also confirm that being Pretty is not all it's cracked up to be.

    Bitingly satirical, Scott Westerfeld's sinister yet thrilling quartet of young adult books - Uglies, Pretties, Specials and Extras - are full of shocks, surprises and frightening questions about modern popular culture and the world we live in today...

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    FPAD 6 years +

    Fairy Activity Pad (Paperback)

    Hannah Wood

    6 years +
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    If your child loves fairies, they'll love this write-on, tear-off activity pad - full of magic and sparkle!

    A great way to keep children occupied and entertained on long journeys, rainy stay-at-home days and during other moments when they need to banish boredom, the pad is full of puzzles, colouring, doodling, drawing and games.

    Great for sharing, this will provide hours of fun for any fairy-mad child aged 7 or over.
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    PPAD 6 years +

    Pirate Activity Pad (Paperback)

    Phillip Clarke

    6 years +
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    If your child loves pirates, they'll love this write-on, tear-off activity pad - full of swashbuckling buccaneers!

    A great way to keep children occupied and entertained on long journeys, rainy stay-at-home days and during other moments when they need to banish boredom, the pad is full of puzzles, colouring, doodling, drawing and games.

    Great for sharing, this will provide hours of fun for any pirate-mad child aged 7 and over.
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    JUDB 7 years +

    Judy Blume Collection - 6 Books (Collection)

    Judy Blume

    7 years +
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    In worldwide-bestselling author Judy Blume's laugh-out-loud series for younger readers, Peter thinks he has the world's biggest problem - a naughty little brother called Fudge...

    Freshly illustrated by Kate Greenaway Medal-winning Emily Gravett, the Fudge books are very funny and perfect for bridging the gap between picture books and longer chapter stories. Throughout the books, Fudge's long-suffering brother has to put up with Fudge trying to sell their baby sister, Fudge's excitement about going on holiday and his attempts to steal Andrew's new turtle, Dribble!

    As well as the complete five-book Fudge series, this collection also contains another book from Judy Blume - Freckle Juice! Andrew dreams of having freckles like Nicky Lane... If he did, his mother would never notice when his neck was dirty and he'd never have to wash, meaning he'd never be late for school again!

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    IGF2 3 years +

    My Big Farm Book (Board)

    Roger Priddy

    3 years +
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    My Big Farm Book is a large and durable board book that can withstand even the toughest toddler hands.

    Perfect for children who love trucks or animals, this sturdy book is packed with bold, full-colour photographs that introduce very young children to all sorts of things they can expect to find on a farm.

    From a barn and a tractor to lambs and ducklings, this extremely engaging book features bright pictures with simple labels to help build your little one's vocabulary and stimulate word/picture association. There is also a simple question to answer on each page that will encourage children to interact further with the topic.

    This children's book has been hand-picked for you by Red House.
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    HLST 3 years +

    Helen Stephens Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Helen Stephens

    3 years +
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    A set of three charming picture books for children aged 3 and above, our Helen Stephens Collection is a warm and funny set of children's books starring some friendly, furry animals.

    In How to Hide a Lion, a lion visits town to buy a new hat, but the townspeople are scared of lions. The lion runs away and meets Iris, a girl who is not scared of him, but Iris has to keep the lion a secret from her mum and dad who can be funny about having a lion in the house. How to Hide a Lion from Grandma follows on the story - and Iris isn't the only person hiding something... Fleabag tells the story of a dog who once had no name and no home, but that all changes when he meets Bob.

    Three heart-warming picture books for young children that are just perfect for sharing before bedtime, all of which are filled with charmingly cute illustrations and champion the loving relationships that exist between humans and animals.

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    WSSB 6 years +
    6 years +
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    Packed with more than 1,000 stylish, festive-themed stickers, and 24 beautiful cards and gift cards, Winter Wishes will provide children aged 7 and above with hours of fun as they prepare cards and gifts for friends and family in the build-up to Christmas.

    From snowmen to Father Christmas, penguins, presents and more, Winter Wishes' cute cut-out cards and gift tags will give children's gifts and cards a touch of originality this Christmas, and will offer them a wonderful opportunity to get creative and have fun!
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    WWON 3 years +

    Winter Wonderland Collection - 10 Books (Collection)

    Authors vary

    3 years +
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    The perfect gift for a young child or their parents, the Winter Wonderland Collection includes ten beautiful picture books that will warm the hearts of the whole family with their beautiful wintry themes.

    Packed with adorable characters that children will instantly warm to, despite the rather chilly settings, you and your child can enjoy everything from the Gruffalo's Child by Julia Donaldson to Sam's Snowflake by Gillian Shields in this wonderful collection.

    All the books in this set come from a talented array of authors and illustrators and will quickly establish themselves as bedtime favourites for cold winter nights.
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    BBFT 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Ten favourite fairy tales for one amazing price, our Big Box of Fairy Tales is a perfect introduction to best-loved stories that are great for sharing with little ones aged three and above at bedtime.

    Venture into the woods and avoid the big, bad wolf with Little Red Riding Hood; go on an adventure to warn the king that the sky is falling with Chicken Licken; test the beds, chairs and porridge of the three bears with Goldilocks; and much, much more...

    Charmingly illustrated and written in a format ideal for encouraging children to follow, the Big Box of Fairy Tales is sure to be returned to again and again.

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    PBCP 3 years +
    3 years +
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    With its lovable main character Pip and charming storyline, Fiona Boon and Clare Fennell's The Polar Bear Who Saved Christmas will quickly become a festive favourite - and the beautiful plush toy that comes free with the book makes it a great gift too!

    Pip is excited about the big day and can't sleep. When he hears a jingling sound, he can't resist following it... it must be a sleigh! Soon, Pip is lost but comes across a magical sight - Santa and the elves' village!

    But when he discovers Dancer has broken her leg and Santa needs eight reindeer for the sleigh to fly, it's up to Pip to be brave and step in to save the day... A charming bedtime Christmas story with a soft toy that will quickly become children aged 3 and over's new best friend!
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    WYWF 5 years +
    5 years +
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    The search-and-find books of a generation, Where's Wally? books have been entertaining children (and adults too!) for over 25 years and with our Book People exclusive Where's Wally? Collection, readers (or seekers) can search for Wally through the scenes of Martin Handford's first five Where's Wally? titles.

    With each book containing 12 busy, double-page scenes, this fun-filled collection makes the perfect gift for all ages - from young children who are yet to be introduced to the wonderful world of Wally, to adults who wish to revisit best-loved characters of their childhood.

    From the ski slopes to the sports stadium and outer space - and neatly packed in a handy folder so the books can be kept safe wherever you choose to take them - our Where's Wally? Collection makes for an amazing keepsake for all Where's Wally? fans!

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    TSCP Toddlers
    Toddlers
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    With three festive tales to share and enjoy, this collection is sure to get the whole family in the mood for Christmas - from the Nativity to the 12 Days of Christmas and a retelling of 'Twas the Night Before Christmas, the books provide a great way of marking the special occasion.

    The Story of Christmas has simple rhyming text and bright illustrations as it tells the story of Jesus' miraculous birth in a child-friendly way, while 12 Days of Christmas features Kate Toms' hand-stitched illustrations along with witty and charming rhymes.

    Also written and illustrated by Kate Toms, 'Twas the Night Before Christmas Storybook begins with the familiar words from the festive poem but then describes an eventful Christmas Eve at the North Pole - it's sure to inspire a child's imagination in the build-up to the big day!

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    JCH2 3 years +

    The Jolly Christmas Postman (Hardback)

    Janet Ahlberg

    3 years +
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    Jolly rhyming verses and charming illustrations from Janet and Allan Ahlberg give The Jolly Christmas Postman an irresistible appeal to both young and old readers.

    Youngsters will love peeping in the envelopes and discovering the cards and presents tucked away for each familiar character - from the get-well gift for Humpty Dumpty to the special treat for the Jolly Postman, this book is a first-class present for any little one this Christmas time!

    This children's book has been hand-picked for you by Red House.
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    OTOP 3 years +
    3 years +
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    A charming story which comes with a free cute and cuddly plush toy of its lovable star, Oola the Owl Who Lost her Hoot is a book to make your little one 'twit-twoo' with delight!

    After a night spent flying and playing, Oola's mum tells the tired young owl that she has had so much fun she has lost her hoot... But Oola misunderstands what her mother meant and heads into the forest on an unforgettable journey!

    Bravely leaving the nest and searching far and wide for her hoot during the daytime, Oola makes plenty of friends on her quest, but will she find her hoot? A charming story with a very distinctive style, Clare Fennell and Tim Bugbird's story is perfect bedtime reading for those aged 3+.
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    MURM 8 years +

    Murderous Maths Collection - 4 Books (Collection)

    Kjartan Poskitt

    8 years +
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    Presented in the friendly, bold and accessible format of the best-loved Horrible Histories books, our four-book Murderous Maths Collection is full of incredible facts, tricks and tips that will no doubt help all children (and possibly parents, too!) aged 9 and above with their maths homework.

    From prime suspects to diabolical division, tricky triangles, sneaky signs and beyond, the books provide simple, friendly explanations - through hilarious characters - to guide children through the difficult subject of maths.

    Newly published to coincide with the new National Curriculum, with our Murderous Maths Collection children can discover how to use the power of mathematics to beat the calculator, perform amazing card tricks and even read minds!

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    MRKZ 12 years +

    Markus Zusak Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Markus Zusak

    12 years +
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    Markus Zusak, the author of The Book Thief, is a phenomenally talented author who knows how to make readers laugh and cry in equal measure. This three-book collection brings together his Underdogs trilogy.

    Cameron and Ruben Wolfe are brothers who spend most of their time throwing one-handed boxing matches (they only have one pair of gloves between them) and plotting to rob local dentists, but underneath his bravado exterior, Cameron just wants to meet a girl - but would anyone take him?

    The brothers have always fought for each other, but in Fighting Ruben Wolfe they face their toughest challenge yet. Getting the Girl finds Cam falling for Rube's new girlfriend Octavia... Will this attraction destroy the pair's brotherly bond?

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    LHOP 8 years +

    Little House on the Prairie Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Laura Ingalls Wilder

    8 years +
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    With fresh new covers from award-winning illustrator Jonathan Burton, this three-book set will introduce a whole new generation to the delights of Laura Ingalls Wilder's Little House on the Prairie.

    Timeless tales that have continued to grow in popularity ever since the 1970s TV adaptation, the Little House on the Prairie books were actually based on Wilder's real-life childhood adventures.

    Starting with the Ingalls family building their house in Wisconsin and setting up home amongst some wild bears and Indians, the books describe how the different groups learned to live together and even looks at what happened after the family left the prairie and Mary and Laura started school...