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    How to Make Your Own Soap (Paperback)

    Sally Hornsey

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    Using traditional methods that incorporate both moisturising oils and butters, How to Make Your Own Soap presents readers with a wealth of soap recipes - in traditional bars, liquid or cream form.

    Including step-by-step instructions, stunning photographs and even packaging ideas for gifting your new creations to friends and family, the book teaches how to make soaps from scratch using natural products rather than purchasing commercial alternatives.

    A creative and health-promoting hobby, soap making is a hot new trend amongst hobbyists that shows no signs of slowing.
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    SDRE
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    Have you ever wanted to make clothes in the comfort of your own home? Let the experts from DK show you how with this compact and comprehensive guide!

    Throughout the book Alison Smith will tell you everything you need to know to learn how to sew an entire wardrobe of clothes and even gives advice on the tools and materials you need to use the key sewing techniques.

    By following the simple instructions for the 11 sewing patterns included, you'll soon be making skirts, dresses, trousers, tops and jackets. Whether you're a beginner looking for advice on dressmaking or a dressmaker in need of new projects and a little inspiration, DK's Dressmaking Step by Step has something for you!
  • Quilting (Hardback)

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    Quilting (Hardback)

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    With over 40 projects to try your hand at, The Quilting Book is a craft book that will tell you everything you need to know about mastering quilting, patchwork and applique.

    From cushions and bags to full-sized quilts, the book even contains 100 individual patterns for quilt blocks that will form the foundation of any patchwork project.

    If you're new to the world of quilting, the book will teach you how to make a quilt with its pictures, step-by-step instructions and easy-to-follow tutorials, while those who are more experienced will be able to learn some new skills to help make something spectacular.

    A brilliant book to help you make unique quilts!
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    TFKD

    101 Things for Kids to Do Outside (Paperback)

    Dawn Isaac

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    Dawn Isaac's 101 Things for Kids to Do Outside builds on the success of her blog www.littlegreenfingers.com and inspires children (and grown-ups) to get away from computer and TV screens and get outdoors!

    From quick 10-minute activities to full days of fun, the ideas cover all four seasons and include building a human sundial, creating an outdoor collage and setting up a wormery.
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    The 1,000 Dot-to-Dot Book (Paperback)

    Thomas Pavitte

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    Who said dot-to-dots were only for children? This comprehensive collection of intricate and complex dot-to-dot patterns features 1,000 dots in each pattern to build your concentration and keep you focused for a satisfyingly long time.

    The unique puzzles presented on extra large pages take on Thomas Pavitte's unique style and recreate people and portraits in dot form. So not only will you have plenty of fun completing the pictures, but the finished illustrations will be impressive enough to display on your wall, too!
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    THWA
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    Featuring wide-ranging, carefully chosen routes from the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path to the wilderness of Jamaica, 1001 Walks You Must Experience Before You Die is an essential guide to the world's most beautiful mountain passes, woodland paths, Native-American trails and much, much more.

    Packed with facts and a wealth of information about every must-try walk - which range from 1-hour beginner routes to week-long expeditions - including essential details about its start and finish points, overall distance, difficulty rating, maps and more, this is the perfect partner for those looking for some time in the great outdoors both at home and abroad.

    Fully illustrated and including beautiful photography, this guide will make a great gift for all those who love to lace up their walking boots and explore the world - whatever their level of experience.
  • Animal Knits for Kids (Paperback)

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    Animal Knits for Kids (Paperback)

    Amanda Berry

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    From those who are just starting out knitting to those at a more advanced level, Animal Knits for Kids provides a range of knitting projects for babies and little ones - from a safari outfit to jungle creatures and animals who live under the sea!

    With each chapter travelling around a different zone from the zoo, you'll find plenty of inspiration for bright baby clothing and accessories. Many of the projects will take less than a day to complete, while there are also bigger projects for the more adventurous knitter. There is also guidance and hints on how to master a number of techniques so that the projects can be finished in style.

    As well as all this, the book also gives advice on what should be your basic tool kit and notes on safety and conversion charts.
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    Many parents love to keep a record of their baby's eventful first year in the big, wide world and whose illustrations are better to accompany these incredible pictures and notes than We're Going On a Bear Hunt's Helen Oxenbury's?

    Featuring her famous babies - stars of picture books for over 30 years - this is a wonderful book to remember precious moments forever. A brilliant gift for new parents!
  • Know It All (Hardback)

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    Know It All (Hardback)

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    With an emphasis on important general knowledge (not trivia) across ten different subjects, Know It All - Essential Knowledge and Intelligence Quizzes is a book that allows anyone who reads it the chance to monitor and measure their progress in knowledge attainment.

    With each section followed by a quiz that will help you see how much information is retained and refresh your memory where necessary, the book finishes with a mixed-subject quiz that progresses from easy to difficult - ensuring your general knowledge has enhanced.

    The subjects covered are:

    - Understanding the Universe
    - The Story of the Earth
    - The Story of Life
    - Exploring the World
    - Invention and Discovery
    - Conflicts of the Modern Age
    - The Structure of Society
    - The World of Thought
    - Artistic Endeavour
    - Final Quizzes
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    This is the collection anyone looking for a new hobby has been waiting for - the Book People's Ultimate Craft Collection! Available at an unbeatable price, the books offer step-by-step advice on everything from dressmaking to flower arranging, paper crafts and so much more.

    Written by the experts at DK, the books are sure to delight anyone with some creative flair. The step-by-step instructions and illustrations will give you all you need to make the most of your new hobby. A wide-ranging collection full of craft ideas, there are also books covering crochet, knitting, Christmas crafts, home crafts and stitches.

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    A Short Book About Drawing (Hardback)

    Andrew Marr

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    Like millions of others, broadcaster, journalist and bestselling author Andrew Marr also draws. Since childhood he has enjoyed drawing and doodling with a pen or brush despite never having any lessons in the enthralling and evocative discipline.

    In this intriguing book, Marr explores the subject of drawing, asking why we do it? Does it have a point? And in what way, if any, can the activity be related to what we call 'art'?

    Considering the process of drawing as a means for making us happy too, Marr shares his previously unpublished artwork and looks at art as an expression of freedom and play, and how it fits into today's busy world.

    Fresh, engaging and absorbing, this a unique and accessible look at the popular subject for fans of Marr and keen sketchers too.
  • Mummy & Me Craft (Hardback)

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    Mummy & Me Craft (Hardback)

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    5 years +
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    The DK experts present the perfect way to learn how to craft with this fun and interactive book for children and grown-ups to enjoy together. Including tasks for painting, drawing, cutting and sticking, this full-colour, project-filled book features 20 craft ideas that children can accomplish with an adult. From felt creatures and paper jewellery to origami, animal masks, puppets and pencil toppers, the hours of fun to be had with this guide are endless. The skills required for each project will develop hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills in your child aged 5+, and little crafters will simply love the feeling of accomplishment when they see and play with their finished work.
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    Enhance your memory with a 52 week-by-week course created by the eight-time world memory champion Dominic O'Brien.

    An expert course in memory enhancement, How to Develop a Brilliant Memory finds Dominic sharing all his skills and the tried-and-tested techniques that have helped him along the way in a handy and very useful step-by-step format.

    Pacing the year-long course with his expert understanding of how the human brain responds to basic memory training, the book is full of tips and strategies certain to expand your mental capacity!
  • Underwater Puppies (Hardback)

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    Underwater Puppies (Hardback)

    Seth Casteel

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    Are you ready to squeal with delight? This might just be the cutest book we've ever sold at the Book People... Underwater Puppies!

    Full of 80 portraits of puppies at their most playful, the book is sure to bring a smile to the face of anyone who picks it up. The photos capture the little dogs as they dive under water - and the state-of-the-art photography perfectly captures their emotions!

    A great book for anyone who loves dogs and one that will never fail to cheer you up, this is a brilliant follow-up to the amazing Underwater Dogs.
  • Paper Only (Paperback)

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    Paper Only (Paperback)

    Claire Heafford & Louise Hall

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    Jam-packed with 20 projects to help kick-start your creativity, Paper Only is a celebration of all things paper and how you can using the seemingly mundane - such as leftover wallpaper and junk mail - to create home-made delights to decorate your home and treat friends.

    From making simple gift tags and origami bows, to giant lilies and even setting up your own art studio, the book takes readers on a journey of artistic self-discovery with the help of stunning photography and easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions.

    A wonderful hobby that is kind on the wallet - and equally rewarding to participate in -, follow the paper trail and begin your artistic adventure with Paper Only!
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    GENE
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    The Gentleman's Emporium Card Games Gift Set is the perfect gift for anyone interested in card games.

    From the straightforward to the complex, this well-presented set not only comes with two decks of playing cards and five dice in a tidy silver tin, but also a handy full-colour Card Games book that features the very best games to play and tips to follow.

    Including games for one player and for two or more, the booklet has sections on Clock Patience, Beggar Your Neighbour and Cheat!, as well as lesser-known games like Honest John and Racing Demon.

    With key advice about shuffling, cutting, the all-important rules and gambling, this impressive little set is suitable for all interests and abilities when it comes to card-playing.

    The dimensions for the tin are 123 x 193 x 43 mm.
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    AGTL

    An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth (Hardback)

    Chris Hadfield

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    Chris Hadfield, the 'Singing Spaceman', became a YouTube sensation and his first book, An Astronaut's Guide to Life, is sure to make a similar global impact. With vivid and refreshing insight, Chris shows readers how to think like an astronaut, helping shape the way you will view life on Earth. Describing his incredible and unconventional career in great detail, he talks about the time he broke into a Space Station with a Swiss army knife, disposing of a live snake while piloting a plane and when he was temporarily blinded while clinging on to the exterior of an orbiting spacecraft. Capturing the adrenalin and excitement of space travel, this is an out-of-this-world autobiography from a charming and humble, yet extraordinary, man.
  • Knit Your Own Farm (Hardback)

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    Knit Your Own Farm (Hardback)

    Sally Muir & Joanna Osborne

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    Filled with a collection of patterns for recreating herds of your favourite farmyard animals, Knit Your Own Farm has something for everyone - from cows, bulls and horses to cute chicks, lambs and piglets.

    Surprisingly easy to make, in only a few evenings you could create yourself a loveable animal companion - such as a llama, foal, donkey or bull, perhaps - and as an added bonus: these farmyard friends won't make any mess or take up too much room!

    Beautifully photographed and providing stitch-by-stitch instructions for creating all of the farm animals you could ever hope to meet, Knit Your Own Farm will make a wonderful treat for both the keen knitter and animal enthusiast.
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    Discover the meanings of over 850 wildlife clues and examples of how to read, understand and connect with our nation's natural landscape with The Walker's Guide to Outdoor Clues and Signs, a practical walking guide which offers readers the chance to turn every walk into a rewarding and enriching game of deduction.

    Guiding readers through the revelations provided by the land, sun, moon, stars, tree, plants, animals and much more, wildlife expert Tristan Gooley uses his two decades' worth of experience to create the most comprehensive guide to natural navigation imaginable - covering everything from weather forecasting to tracking and more!

    Featuring helpful high-contrast illustrations throughout, The Walker's Guide to Outdoor Clues and Signs will prove an invaluable walking companion and highly rewarding read.
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    LGQB

    Let's Get Quizzical: Great Britain (Hardback)

    Gwion Prydderch

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    A bright and bold book packed with brain-teasers about Britain! Alongside word searches, pair puzzles and spot-the-difference games, this book features a number of little-known facts about all things Blighty!

    Full of fun, Great Britain: Let's Get Quizzical really does have something for everyone - whether you are on a long journey, stuck inside on a rainy day or just want to learn more about what makes Great Britain great!

    A great stocking filler and boredom buster for people of any age, among the facts you'll discover are who bought Stonehenge at an auction for #6,600, the amount of metal used in the construction of the Forth Rail Bridge in Scotland and even which day is the most popular for eating fish & chips!
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    ANIK

    Millie Marotta's Animal Kingdom (Paperback)

    Millie Marotta

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    Popular illustrator Millie Marotta draws idiosyncratic pictures of all kinds of wonderful wildlife - and this book gives you the chance to add your own colouring twist to these complex designs!

    Adding a personal touch to some truly gorgeous illustrations, this book proves that colouring-in doesn't have to be solely for kids. Among the drawings you will get to add some colour to are a beetle in need of some colour for his shell, a whale waiting for a magnificent ocean home and plenty of fauna and flora!

    So grab your pens and pencils and prepare to inspire your creativity and imagination - this is a colouring book full of adventure!
  • Fleece Fantastic (Paperback)

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    Fleece Fantastic (Paperback)

    Rachel Henderson

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    Packed with 35 cute and cosy, quick projects, Fleece Fantastic guides readers through the uses of this wonderfully versatile fabric to make beautiful fashion accessories - for adults and children - stunning home ware and toys for the little ones.

    Following the step-by-step instructions and clear photographs of each project, the designs are easy to make an lots of fun too. In the book, readers will find projects detailing how to create your own hats, gloves, scarves, bags and more; including cushions, throws, coaster and placemats.

    Ideal for beginners to crafting or for established stitchers who are yet to use fleece as a textile before, fans of the Great British Sewing Bee will love completing the patterns in this book!
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    GBSP
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    An accompaniment to the hit BBC series presented by Claudia Winkleman and judged by Patrick Grant and May Martin, The Great British Sewing Bee: Sew Your Own Wardrobe is a practical sewing book brimming with fantastic projects, including a core of wardrobe essentials including a pencil skirt, easy T-shirt top and a wrap dress.

    Menswear and retro garments are also included, as well as a fun selection of designs for babies and small children.

    Dress sizes range from 8 to 18 and the book is full of inspiring photography so you know exactly what you're looking for - and the included pattern pack, containing five full-size pattern sheets, makes creating your wardrobe even easier.
  • Winter Knits (Hardback)

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    Winter Knits (Hardback)

    Jane Bull

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    Whether you're learning cable, fair isle or textured knitting, Winter Knits - a book packed with 40 inspirational projects for keeping you and your loved ones warm in the cold winter months - is the book for you!

    Featuring step-by-step tutorials, crystal-clear instructional photographs, practice projects and detailed explanations on all the tools and techniques you'll need to become a successful knitter, the book will help you create the perfect hat, scarf, jumper, socks and more just in time for Christmas.

    From warm blankets and cosy gloves to newborn mittens and beautiful beanies, Winter Knits will give readers the confidence to knit creatively and keep the whole family warm and tasty this winter.