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RSPB Spot the Bird (Paperback)
Where's Hello Kitty? (Paperback)
Help your little one find Hello Kitty. She usually stands out from the crowd, but she is lost amid a horde of copycats -- and her twin sister Mimmy needs help to find her! Finding the sweet little cat is a lot harder than you might think -- and there's lots and lots happening on every page. With puzzles and quizzes, this challenging, stylish, entertaining book will keep your youngster entertained for hours.
Get Cooking is packed full of tasty treats to encourage children into the kitchen. An innovative book from DK, it also takes a unique look at the science behind the processes, helping children really understand how techniques work and delivering valuable lessons about good food that should stay with them for the rest of their lives. Ideal for children aged 7 and over, the hardback also contains a number of delicious recipes.
Grow it Eat it (Hardback)
Grow It, Eat It is a lovely cookery and gardening book that will encourage youngsters from 7+ to learn about the world around them. Children will enjoy following the simple step-by-step instructions showing them how to grow giant beanstalks, sunflowers, leeks and other simple plants that can then be harvested to make the delicious recipes in this inspirational book.
Club Penguin: A Search-and-Find Book (Paperback)
It's time to dive into a scavenger hunt with the Club Penguin gang! Everything children love about the hugely popular Disney website - from Aunt Arctic and Rockhopper to oodles of puffles - is hidden somewhere in the detailed pages of this book, which could act as an entertaining predecessor to the likes of Where's Wally. Using the checklists provided, it's up to young Club Penguin fans to make sure they find every single hidden character throughout its pages!
A brilliant starter book for budding little chefs, Ultimate Sweet Treats is the perfect guide for baking some delightful cakes, cookies, breads and muffins. Featuring over 75 recipes, all laid out simply with handy pictures, this guide is guaranteed to inspire youngsters as they’ll be determined to get their mitts on the tasty fruits of their labour. The whole family will enjoy the delicious cupcakes, pies and crumbles, making your little cook the pride of the household!
A great book for any child with an interest in nature, Usborne's Big Spotter's Guide to Nature is an essential companion for anyone who enjoys animals and plants and wants to know more about them. The book contains detailed descriptions and clear illustrations that will help you identify over 700 of the UK's most common mammals, birds, insects, plants and fungi. Next to each picture and description is a blank tickbox so you can keep track of the nature you have seen so far!
Poptropica: The Official Guide (Paperback)
Swing off to your favourite Poptropica islands in this official companion to the kids' online universe. With walk-throughs for each location, trivia and masses of behind-the-scenes information, this will keep children entertained - and away from their computers!- for hours.
A family cookbook from everyone's favourite cuddly bear from Peru, the star of books, television and Stephen Fry?s favourite - Paddington Bear. Edited by Michael Bond, illustrated by R. W. Alley and featuring recipes from Lesley Young, let Paddington and this cookery book help the whole family learn to make fun food including bear-faced party pizzas, sticky marmalade sausages and Aunt Lucy's guacamole, amongst a whole host of other unique child-friendly recipes.
Sam Stern's Cooking up a Storm The Teen Survival Cookbook has over 120 recipes aimed at getting teenagers into the kitchen. His laid-back instructions and practical guide to timings and ingredients make this book appealing and easy-to-use. The recipes cover a range of quick meals, healthy snacks and fill-you-up dinners and each one comes with more than a dash of teen commentary: "Making perfect scrambled eggs is like getting to the next level on a tricky PS2 game." Enjoy!
A striking hardback from American cookware giants Williams-Sonoma, Sweet Treats is a wonderfully child-friendly baking guide that includes 25 delicious desserts for little ones to make. A great way of introducing children to baking, this expertly laid out guide includes sections on essential skills, safety in the kitchen and the science of baking to ensure that children learn while they?re making a mess! The results are sure to be delicious however, as each recipe is easy to follow and very much tried and tested.
Everything about the Beginners Cookbook has been carefully thought out to make a helpful and practical guide for young cooks from 9+. The book has spiral binding, attractive pictures and diagrams, and a range of child-friendly recipes with lots of pasta and pizza suggestions, plus vegetarian recipes and a cakes and cookies section. A tasty addition to your child's bookshelf!