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PDBG 3 years +
Paddington Bag Collection - 10 Books (Collection)
Michael Bond3 years +
Surely the most famous marmalade-loving bear on the planet, Paddington is one of our most loved children's characters and this 10-picture book collection brings together some of author Michael Bond's most famous tales that follow Paddington on his adventures.
- RRP £69.90
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All the books feature R.W. Alley's iconic illustrations and will have you and your child laughing together as Paddington Bear gets into all sorts of trouble - the ordinary really does become extraordinary when Paddington is about! From his arrival at Paddington Station to visits to the Tower and Palace and even a meeting with Father Christmas, every book is a classic!
Described as a 'British institution' by Stephen Fry, Paddington is set to get even bigger with the release of his first feature film... where the Peruvian bear will be voiced by Ben Whishaw and accompanied by an all-star supporting cast including Nicole Kidman, Julie Walters and Peter Capaldi. With ten hilarious picture books just perfect for sharing, this is a great bag of books for both new and old Paddington Bear fans!
AWFU 9 years +
Awful Auntie (Hardback)
David Walliams9 years +
A new children's novel from David Walliams is always cause for celebration - and Awful Auntie continues his winning streak!
- RRP £12.99
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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.
WWTF 5 years +
Winnie the Witch Fiction Collection - 16 Books (Collection)
Laura Owen and Korky Paul5 years +
Winnie the Witch has always been a big favourite with Book People customers and this bewitching selection of young fiction books and short stories, presented in a stylish slipcase, will enchant any fan of Winnie and her long-suffering cat Wilbur!
- RRP £79.84
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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!
LBTK 6 years +
2,000 Piece Multi Loom Band Kit (Other)6 years +
Looming has become a popular hobby with children of all ages - and this multi-loom band kit has all you need to create some really cool designs!
Coming in a handy display box with compartments for all the bands, tools and charms that are included, this set not only includes 2,000 loom bands in a variety of neon, glitter, scented and rainbow colours but also your very own loom, a pick tool, S clips and small and large crochet hooks.
This box contains everything you need to start looming!
ULBS 6 years +6 years +
This giant case of loom bands has all the materials you'll need to create some really special loom designs.
Alongside the colourful array of 4,200 actual loom bands - in a variety of neon, glitter, scented and rainbow colours - is an actual loom, small and large crochet hooks, a pick tool, S clips and some stylish charms.
A great introduction to loom bands, the bands and equipment also come in a convenient case so everything can be kept in order - this really is the ultimate loom band set!
HHBC 8 years +8 years +
From the Terrible Tudors to the Vicious Vikings and much more besides, discover all about the more grisly moments from our past with the Horrible Histories Blood-Curdling Box of Books.
- RRP £119.80
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Terry Deary's non-fiction books are full of amazing facts that are perfect to dip in and out of (and to help your kids with history lessons, but don't tell them that...), while Martin Brown's eye-catching artwork is also tremendously appealing. Following the success of the hilarious BBC TV series, Horrible Histories continues to go from strength to strength and the books are just as funny - and foul!
A great gift for any child interested in the gorier aspects of history, the 20-book collection offers little-known facts that will even appeal to reluctant readers!
LSUS 5 years +
LEGO Spooky! Ultimate Sticker Collection (Paperback)5 years +
Give a young LEGO fan a treat, not trick, in the lead-up to Halloween with this sensationally spooky sticker book!
- RRP £7.99
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A must-have for any LEGO fan, the ghoulish book contains over 1,000 reusable stickers and lets readers learn all about some of the scariest Minifigures around - if they're brave enough... With fun and lively captions that reveal many fascinating facts about LEGO's famous vampires, ghosts, monsters and werewolves, this is a great book for any child who likes the scarier side of LEGO.
LEGO Spooky! Ultimate Sticker Collection also features spooky scenes like an eerie graveyard and a mysterious ghost train just waiting to be filled in with the stickers, as well as giving children the chance to unleash their inner Frankenstein and create their very own monster!
WWON 3 years +
Winter Wonderland Collection - 10 Books (Collection)
Authors vary3 years +
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.
- RRP £62.90
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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.
SKUL 9 years +
Skulduggery Pleasant Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
Derek Landy9 years +
If you have a young reader aged 9 or above at home and they haven't been introduced to Skulduggery Pleasant, now is the time! Featuring the first three books from the best-loved and bestselling series, meet Skulduggery: a wise-cracking detective, magician and master burglar (who steals in the name of good, of course). Oh, yes... and he's dead!
- RRP £20.97
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Stephanie's uncle is a horror fiction writer. But when he dies and leaves her his estate, she discovers that while he may have been a horror writer, what he was writing was far from fiction. Finding herself pursued by evil forces intent on finding a mysterious key, Stephanie finds help in the unlikely form of a skeleton wizard. And with this pair on the case, evil won't know what's hit it.
Praised by readers and critics alike, the Skulduggery Pleasant books are perfectly pitched for younger readers and offer thrill-a-minute adventure, gripping dialogue and laugh-out-loud humour - all at rollercoaster pace. Young readers will love them!
This collection contains books 1-3 in Derek Landy's Skulduggery Pleasant series.
OTOP 3 years +3 years +
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!
- RRP £12.99
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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+.
PPTT 4 years +
Practise Your Phonics with Traditional Tales (Collection)4 years +
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.
LRED 6 years +
Let's Read! Collection - 20 Books (Collection)
Authors vary6 years +
With stories from the likes of Chris Riddell, Pamela Duncan Edwards and the author-and-illustrator dream team of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, this 20-book collection (presented in a popper bag) is full of stories children will want to return to again and again.
- RRP £99.80
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Room on the Broom, The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child are all featured in the collection alongside the excellent Dinosaur Sleepover, Marcello Mouse and the Masked Ball and Monsters: An Owner's Guide. Timeless tales that remain just as fresh and exciting after many re-readings, these are the kind of stories children will enjoy as they begin to read independently.
The Let's Read series of books have been redesigned so that the stories fit into a smaller early reader format - the natural next step on from picture books. Created with expert advice from a literary consultant, these books will help young readers gain confidence. A brilliant collection to inspire a lifelong love of reading!
TTOE 12 years +
Top 10 of Everything (Hardback)
Paul Terry12 years +
Top 10 of Everything 2015 provides cool and crazy facts on the top 10 video games, skate parks, craziest rides and much more - a simply dynamic book for non-fiction fans aged 9 and over!
- RRP £14.99
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With added interactive features in the case of 'You Rate' boxes, 'Fact Flashes', 'Compare-o-meters' and 'Your Shout' spreads, this is a great book to dip in and out of. Ideal for giving children a fresh look at the universe, some of the facts featured here will make readers of any ages jaws drop!
Whether they're interested in sport, science, space, machines, animals or music - this is an exciting gift book for any fact fan!
ANDB 5 years +
Andrew Brodie Basics Collection - 6 Books (Collection)5 years +
Andrew Brodie is a trusted name when it comes to learning, and these curriculum-based activity books will help children get to grips with both maths and English in a fun and refreshing style that makes learning fun!
- RRP £23.94
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Aimed at Key Stage 1 pupils, the maths books in this collection include Maths 5-6, which features work on counting, time and shape as well as early addition and subtraction; Problem Solving 5-6 which will help them count accurately and get their heads around fractions, money, shape and time; and Times Tables 5-6 which covers counting in twos, fives and tens.
The English books, also relevant to Key Stage 1, will help children learn all about literacy. As they widen their vocabulary and learn more spellings, Punctuation 5-6 will help children write in clear, well-punctuated sentences and teach them about full stops and capital letters. Spelling 5-6 features works on letters and the sounds they represent; while Writing 5-6 explores words in context.
DRKS 9 years +
Dork Diaries Collection - 8 books (Collection)
Rachel Renee Russell9 years +
Dork Diaries is a bestselling series around the world - and this 8-book collection will introduce children to Nikki Maxwell and her fun-filled diary!
- RRP £55.92
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Nikki is the exact opposite of popular - she's a total dork! When she moves to a new school, she feels it's the perfect time to leave her old lame ways behind - but making new friends and changing your ways is never that simple!
Through the fun sketches, doodles and diary entries featured in the books, Nikki starts at her new school, battles with her arch-nemesis Mackenzie, dreams of becoming a pop star and tackles the topic of love - all with hilarious, dorky consequences! Sure to be enjoyed by any child aged 9 or over who enjoys (or endures!) the sparklier side of teenage life, these books are laugh-out-loud funny and will appeal to the most reluctant of readers.
This collection contains books 1-6 from the Dork Diaries series plus an interactive journal and a write-your-own-journal guide.
Percy Jackson and the Greek Gods (Hardback)
"If you like horror shows, blood baths, lying, stealing, backstabbing, and cannibalism, then read on...Who could tell the origin stories of the gods of Olympus better than a modern-day demigod? In this whirlwind tour of Greek mythology, Percy Jackson gives his personal take on the gods and goddesses of ancient Greece - and reveals the truth about how they came to rule the world. "Explosive". (Big Issue). "Action-packed". (Telegraph). Rick Riordan is an award-winning mystery writer. He lives in Boston with his wife and two sons. Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief, Rick's first novel featuring the heroic young demigod, was the overall winner of the Red House Children's Book Award in 2006 and is now a blockbuster film franchise, starring Logan Lerman.
- RRP £12.99
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PPBA 4 years +
My Giant Colouring Pad: Pretty Pink set - 2 Books (Collection)4 years +
These massive colouring pads are sure to delight any child aged 3 or over who loves all things pink, cute and cuddly.
- RRP £13.98
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With kittens, puppies, chicks and baby rabbits all featured in My Giant Colouring Pad: Baby Animals, children will love colouring them in in any way they like.
My Giant Colouring Pad: My Pretty Pink has flowers, cupcakes and shoes to colour in - providing children with plenty of sparkling fun to banish boredom and enjoy on rainy stay-at-home days!
SMFC 7 years +
Marvel: Spider-Man Ultimate Factivity Collection (Paperback)7 years +
Enjoy amazing activities and discover fascinating facts with your friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man in this Ultimate Factivity Collection from DK.
- RRP £7.99
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Sure to have any Spidey fan's spider-senses tingling, the web of activities includes puzzles, games, doodles and even 500 stickers to accompany the facts and information given.
Among the fun activities your young Marvel fan can enjoy are spotting the villains in the photographs Peter Parker has taken for the Daily Bugle, the chance to draw their very own Spider-Man comic strip and even designing a new suit for the web-slinging hero!
DOTM 4 years +
My Giant Colouring Pad: Dinosaurs set - 2 Books (Collection)4 years +
Your budding little artist will love these giant colouring pads featuring two ever-popular subjects - dinosaurs and vehicles that move!
- RRP £13.98
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With bold outlines and an appealing bright colour cover, the massive books are sure to entertain children as they go about colouring in all the exciting scenes. The finished artwork can also be easily torn out so their finished masterpieces can proudly be displayed on the wall for all to see!
Colouring in not only encourages a child's creativity but also helps them develop motor skills and learn how to handle different colouring materials. A brilliant boredom buster!
DDTT 3 years +
Dot to Dot for Tiny Tots (Other)
Roger Priddy3 years +
Ideal for helping young children develop hand-eye coordination and first problem-solving skills, Dot-to-Dot for Tiny Tots is a brightly coloured, spiral-bound activity book packed with dot-to-dot puzzles, fun games and much, much more.
- RRP £7.99
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Complete with a wipe-clean pen so that the puzzles can be returned to again and again, the book makes for the perfect travel partner for children aged 3 and above and is sure to keep the little ones entertained for hours and hours on end - helping them to develop the important skills for their first years of school.
OXCC 10 years +
Oxford Children's Classics Collection - 10 Books (Collection)10 years +
These are the novels we believe all children should grow up with - from Louisa May Alcott's tale of four sisters in Little Women to the swashbuckling adventure of Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island, this 10-book slipcased collection is full of classics.
- RRP £49.90
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Head off down the Yellow Brick Road with Dorothy to meet The Wonderful Wizard of Oz; disappear down the rabbit hole with Alice in the double bill of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass; learn about the animals of the jungle with man-cub Mowgli in The Jungle Book and unlock the magic within Frances Hodgson Burnett's The Secret Garden.
A perfect introduction to classic novels loved throughout the world - all unabridged and adorned with contemporary jackets that are sure to appeal to a new generation of readers - the books here include extra material such as recommendations for other books, films and plays that the readers may also enjoy.
MMAB 3 years +
Make-a-Mask Activity Book (Paperback)3 years +
Perfect for parties and sure to be enjoyed by any child, this book gives your little one the chance to make 30 masks and matching cuffs - 15 of which are just waiting to be coloured in!
- RRP £10.99
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With cool animal and fairy characters to choose from, children will love making these masks come to life (with the help of a grown-up when it comes to cutting, of course!) and will be able to unleash their creativity when it comes to colouring in the plain characters.
At the end of the book, there's also a pop-out-and-play Snakes and Ladders game to add extra fun!
GECB 3 years +
The Great Extendable Colouring Book (Paperback)
Stu McLellan3 years +
The Great Extendable Colouring Book has seven impressive scenes just waiting to be coloured in - ranging from a safari to a scene set in space!
- RRP £9.99
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With scenes that can be folded out to a massive 72cm, the book will provide hours of entertainment as children get to unleash their creativity throughout the exciting scenes.
Other scenes include Under the Sea, In the Jungle, Fashion Show, At the Beach and an Arty Street Party.
CBAP 3 years +
Christmas Activity Placemats (Paperback)3 years +
Sure to provide plenty of festive fun at mealtimes in the build-up to and on Christmas Day, little ones aged 3 and above will have a great time problem solving, searching, and doodling on the 50 tear-out placemats in this bumper book of Christmas Activity Placemats.
- RRP £9.99
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Featuring 50 unique pull-out pages and activities galore, the placemats are great for entertaining children at dinner with relatives - and will make for awesome table decorations for children's Christmas parties with their bold designs and cute illustrations.