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ALLA 3 years +
The Nicholas Allan Set - 3 books (collection)
Featuring The Queen's Knickers, The Giant's Loo Roll and Cinderella's Bum, this superb three-book collection from Nicholas Allan brings together a delightfully enjoyable set of stories young boys and girls will love. It's been a busy year for the Queen and in The Queen's Knickers a little girl wonders which pairs Her Majesty wears to her very special events, while The Giant's Loo Roll is a rip-roaring, read-aloud delight that will have little ones in stitches and Cinderella's Bum is a humourous, warm and cheeky read about the beauty of every body - no matter what shape or size! Combined with comical and bright pictures, these stories are sure to be enjoyed and shared time and time again.
- RRP £17.97
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Douglas Adams Collection - 8 Books (collection)
Don't panic! Pack your dressing gown and towel and prepare to find out about Life, the Universe and Everything with this 8-book collection celebrating the work of the much-loved and much-missed Douglas Adams. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is a classic novel that finds everyman Arthur Dent's house being demolished to make way for a new hyperspace bypass. A trilogy of five, all the books about Arthur's unlikely adventures are featured here, while the collection also includes The Salmon of Doubt, a distinctive and inimitable collection of Adams' writing that reveal the warmth, enthusiasm and intelligence behind this talented comic writer, as well as eleven chapters of an unfinished Dirk Gently novel. The collection also includes Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency and The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul.
- RRP £63.92
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Sherlock Collection - 3 Books (collection)
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The hit TV series Sherlock, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, has introduced a whole new generation of fans to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classics. While the programme offers a fresh, contemporary take on the stories, these books are the originals that provided the inspiration. Each book comes complete with an introduction from key players in the BBC show: Cumberbatch and the co-creators Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat describe how the gripping tales were adapted so successfully. The books, The Adventures of Shelock Holmes, The Hound of the Baskervilles and A Study in Scarlet, will help you revisit the classic storytelling and reconnect with both Sherlock and the loyal Dr. Watson.
WIAD 4 years +
Dinosaur Facts Set - 4 Books (collection)
A Stegosaurus, Tyrannosaurus rex, Triceratops and Diplodocus are thrust into the modern day in these four books packed with information about how dinosaurs would cope if they were alive today. Suitable for ages 4 and over, the lively text will teach children a number of key facts about these magnificent extinct animals.
- RRP £19.96
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The Godfather Collection- 3 Books (collection)
Giving you plenty of reading for your money, this utterly gripping set from master mafia storyteller Mario Puzo is a must-have for all fans of crime writing, and all those who have seen the classic film version of The Godfather. Forty years after its publication, this extraordinary novel has now been reissued alongside The Sicilian, its just-as-readable and equally as epic sequel, and the unforgettable The Last Don, which brilliantly portrays a corrupt and brutal world where crooked cops and desperate gamblers collide. Each of these classic novels are brimming with love, lust, loyalty, betrayal, violence and passion, and everything happens at a breakneck speed so you'll find them impossible to put down too. Puzo's American crime family sagas remain at the top of their game, and should be read by all enthusiasts of the genre.
- RRP £23.97
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Steve Jones Set - 3 Books (collection)
With a reputation for being one of the best science writers around today, Steve Jones' accessible style brings difficult subjects to life in an intelligent and enjoyable way. Often witty and written in a way so that those who feel intimidated by science can still understand, this brilliant value three-book set finds Jones revealing all that coral has to tell us about the past, present and future of our planet and humankind, examining Darwin's life and work from his time in Britain and looking at the complete biology of the human male.
- RRP £28.97
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Collins Home Reference Collection - 7 Books (collection)
With a dictionary, thesaurus and guides to spelling, grammar and punctuation, this seven-book collection will help you get to grips with the English language. A perfect selection of reference books and dictionaries for the home, office or for studies, all these books will become essential additions to your bookshelf. For those who enjoy word games, the collection includes an introductory guide to Scrabble, as well as a Crossword Solver's Dictionary. The Book of Quotations will also come in very handy, especially when it comes to writing an essay, manuscript or dissertation.
- RRP £48.93
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LULC 7 years +
Lulu Collection - 6 Books (collection)
Great for boys and girls alike, young readers will be enraptured by the lovable Lulu and her animal adventures! Complete with black-and-white illustrations throughout, this enchanting and entertaining collection from bestselling author Hilary McKay tells the tales of the warmest character in kids' books, animal-mad Lulu, and her encounters with animals just about anywhere. From a hedgehog in need of her help and a duck that could get Lulu in to a spot of bother in school, to a chubby cat who turns up from nowhere and a noisy little hamster who just won't go to sleep, McKay's storytelling is charming and these humorous stories are perfect for children aged 7+ starting to read independently.
- RRP £29.94
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Paper Chains Card Collection - 16 Cards (collection)
This unique collection of 16 garland-style handcrafted hanging cards offers a card for any occasion. The original designs are threaded on glittered or foil-finished string, making them ideal for decorating memorable events like birthdays, christenings and new homes. They can add that special touch when saying congratulations and thank you too. From sparkling cupcakes and partying monkeys to attractive bunting and cute owls, the set includes something for grown-ups, children, and everyone in between. Each is individually wrapped with a coordinated colour envelope and the gorgeous keepsake box makes storing them easy and attractive.
Pop-up Card Collection - 15 Cards (collection)
This brilliant collection of luxury pop-up greetings cards will ensure you have something to send for every occasion. From kids' to adults' birthdays, new arrivals, weddings and new jobs, this 15-card collection really does have everything you need. Bright and varied designs with bespoke messages and amazing pop-up scenes inside each one means you have plenty of choice to find the perfect card for your recipient. Each card comes with a coordinated coloured envelope and they can all be kept in the handy keepsake flip-the-lift box too. The cards are beautifully presented and sure to put a smile on the face of whoever receives one!
CLDE 5 years +
Claude Collection - 3 Books (collection)
Packed with humour and energy, Claude is an extraordinary dog that young children will love to read about. As he heads off on a number of exciting adventures with his friend Sir Bobblysock, children will be laughing their way through the pages. Perfectly illustrated and written by Alex T. Smith, Claude's visit to the city finds him having tea at a cafe and visiting a museum, while on his first holiday he builds sandcastles and eats ice cream before going on to meet pirates! Claude at the Circus finds the dog's walk in the park leading to a walk on a tightrope and then joining a circus, where he becomes the star of the show. Funny, vibrant and exciting books starring a loveable canine character!
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The Lasercut Card Collection - 12 Cards (collection)
An exquisite collection of gorgeous cards exclusive to the Book People and available at an amazing price too. At just 83p per card, these beautiful designs are a must-have purchase to keep at home so you're never caught out on those special occasions that creep up on us again and again. In stunning colours, all with intricate white detail to create an eye-catching contrast, your card will be sure to stand out amongst the rest! Including cards for an array of momentous events including weddings, a new baby and birthdays, as well as designs for simple congratulations, a thank you and a get well soon, each and every one is an absolute joy to send and a real treat to receive!
Muriel Spark Collection - 5 Books (collection)
Highly acclaimed for her ability to mix the macabre and absurd with the dastardly funny, this five-book Muriel Spark collection is the perfect introduction to a wonderful and bestselling author. Featuring Memento Mori, Symposium and Loitering with Intent, the books are all extremely captivating and showcase her uniquely wicked sense of humour. All brilliantly written, the collection includes her debut novel The Comforters, the original and inspirational story of Caroline Rose - a lady who realises her life is part of a novel.
- RRP £44.95
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Kitchen Miracles Set - 6 books (collection)
Dr Penny Stanway expertly guides readers through the practical and creative uses for an assortment of household staples. Including bicarbonate of soda, cider vinegar, garlic, honey, lemons and olive oil, this comprehensive and entertaining 6-book collection proves why every home should have these vital ingredients in stock at all times. From using cider vinegar to improve your skin and hair to the power of bicarbonate of soda as a cleaning product, explaining why olive oil is known as 'liquid gold' to using lemons as a vital natural remedy, each book provides indispensable and easy-to-follow tips on how to use each product and is a brilliant compendium of the item's many interesting uses. Along with an A-Z of common ailments, each includes delicious recipes too. A fascinating and unique collection of books.
- RRP £41.94
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CFUN 9 years +
Cornelia Funke Set - 3 Books (collection)
Cornelia Funke is an immensely talented author, probably best known for her Inkheart trilogy and the likes of The Thief Lord and Dragon Rider. In this collection, three of her compelling stories for girls aged 8 and over have been brought together. Stepping away from the fantasy theme, each book showcases just how impressive a storyteller Funke is. Heart-warming fiction for girls, Saving Mississippi is a big-hearted animal adventure, while The Summer Gang and The New Girl focus on a group of fun-loving girls. All three of these heart-warming stories are told with charm, warmth and humour.
- RRP £17.97
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Mary Stewart Collection- 10 Books (collection)
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Mary Stewart has had a long and acclaimed writing career. Her novels have been bestsellers on both sides of the Atlantic and she has attracted devoted followers since Madam, Will You Talk? was first published in 1955. This introductory set features ten adventures - from a mysterious ritual murder on the beautiful island of Skye to a legend that becomes frighteningly real in a crumbling palace in the Lebanon. Expect romance, intrigue and plenty of escapism and join a throng of fans as you follow the author's deliciously dangerous path from the idyllic depths of the British countryside to the exotic shores of foreign lands. You're in for a real treat this summer!
FFFT 3 years +
First Fabulous Facts Set - 4 Books (collection)
Simple and entertaining facts are brilliantly presented in this wonderful four-book collection of non-fiction books. Perfect for preschoolers, the bright and bold artwork makes remembering facts simple, effective and lots of fun. Learn all about dinosaurs, minibeasts, your body and the planet Earth in an engaging and accessible way thanks to the experts at Ladybird. First Fabulous Facts will ensure boys and girls alike will be entertained from start to finish and they'll love recalling the impressive and memorable facts with you as you explore and share the information, cartoons and visual glossary together.
- RRP £27.96
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True Blood Collection - 10 Books (collection)
Slipcase not included.
- RRP £79.90
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This collection brings together ten of bestselling author Charlaine Harris's Southern Vampire Mysteries, the novels that introduced the world to Sookie Stackhouse and inspired the hit television series True Blood. Sookie is a waitress in Bon Temps, a small and crazy town in Louisiana where vampires, werewolves and supernatural beings all reside. Sookie is funny, pretty and well-mannered. She is also a mind reader. As she struggles to find love and her place in society, these action-packed books follow her trials and tribulations with plenty of wit and panache.
Mary Higgins Clark Collection - 6 Books (collection)
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The Mary Higgins Clark Collection brings together six fascinating books from the bestselling Queen of Suspense. Family betrayal, brutal murders and dark pasts contribute to the roller-coaster nature of the dark thrillers. The collection includes No Place Like Home, a book that tells the story of Liza Barton. When she was ten, Liza shot her mother dead trying to protect her from her violent stepfather. The incident was ruled a tragic accident and twenty four years later, Liza is happily married and going under the name Celia. A successful interior designer, her world is shattered when her husband surprises her with a gift - the house where her mother met her death. The estate agent who sold the house is also murdered, and Celia has a fight on her hands to prove her innocence...
Robert Hutchinson Set - 5 Books (collection)
Examining the life and times of King Henry VIII and the impact his reign had over Tudor Britain, this five-book collection from Robert Hutchinson will delight and entertain anyone with an interest in this fascinating historical era. Revealing how conspiracies, treason and heresy were all present throughout Henry VIII's reign, the books tell the incredible story of the greed and corruption that was ever-present throughout this time and also examines Henry's rise as a young monarch and the crucial impact his trusted minister Thomas Cromwell, the most corrupt Chancellor in English history, had on the nation. Meanwhile, Elizabeth's Spymaster focuses on Francis Walsingham, the world's first super spy.
- RRP £49.95
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Chris Ryan Collection- 3 Books (collection)
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This Chris Ryan collection contains three action-packed adventures that bring his own thrilling life in the SAS to the page with a vividness and realism that can not be matched by imagination alone. Every single one of his novels has been a top ten bestseller and it is easy to see why - intelligent, entertaining and guaranteed to provide an adrenaline rush, Land of Fire, Hit List and Tenth Man Down are books that are unputdownable and guaranteed to have you on the edge of your seat!
ACTD 7 years +
Action Dogs Collection - 4 books (collection)
Meet Benji, Rascal, Spike, Sally, Murdoch, Master Y1 and Yapper, together they make up the Action Dogs! Combatting the evil forces in the world, namely killer cats clawing their way to global domination, this team of heroes is our only hope. Quick thinking and an array of high-tech gadgets ensure no task is too tough for the daredevil doggy crew. This 4-book collection sees the gang all at sea when their arch-enemy Katmanchew sabotages an ocean liner, try to save the city museum when it goes up in flames, stop Antarctica going into major meltdown, and embark on an out-of-this-world space station rescue mission... Each book also comes with free game cards for a really interactive reading adventure!
- RRP £19.96
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DAUD 7 years +
Roald Dahl Audio Collection in Tin (collection)
Ten of Roald Dahl's most-loved stories are read by a host of famous names in this swishwifflingly scrumdiddlyumptious 29-CD audibook collection. One of Dahl's biggest fans, David Walliams reads The BFG, while fresh from playing Willy Wonka live on stage, Douglas Hodge lends his voice to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Kate Winslet reads Matilda while comedians Chris O'Dowd, Peter Serafinowicz and Richard Ayoade also add their animated vocal talents to characters like The Twits, Fantastic Mr Fox and Danny the Champion of the World! A must for keeping the whole family entertained on long journeys, the CDs come in a handy and stylish tin case.
- RRP £123.90
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Charlie & LoLa Backpack - 10 Books (collection)
- RRP £49.90
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This superb comic duo have been around for some time, but this Charlie and Lola Set shows that the hilarious pair have lost none of their appeal! Written by the brilliant Lauren Child, this collection includes ten extremely brilliant stories on friendship, weather, dressing-up and hiccups, not to mention many other subjects that kids will relate to. Contained in a dinky and adorable rucksack, your child will want to carry these tales everywhere they go and will love reading the antics of this quirky duo over and over again.
NAYR 7 years +
The Nature Year Collection - 12 Books (collection)
The Nature Year Collection is a 12-book set that contains a book for each month as it tells the story of amazing wildlife around the world. With beautiful illustrations, each book features a detailed narrative providing a description and explanation of each month's major events. Children aged 7 and over will love visiting the autumn trees in New England, following the badgers as they prepare their setts for the winter months and meeting the bald eagle chicks that are begging for food. A wonderful collection for young nature lovers, each book also includes a number of fun seasonal activities and an I-spy element.
- RRP £30.00
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CBT Collection- 3 Books (collection)
Remaining calm, gaining confidence and living a happy and content life are important aspects in the modern world, but many of us struggle with one or all of these elements. This three-book collection, full of expert advice from Dr Jessamy Hibberd and Jo Usmar, is set to make your life easier and more satisfying. This Book Will Make You Happy offers practical, proven techniques and exercises to combat low moods, while This Book Will Make You Calm shows how to combat stress and be more positive while becoming more productive and relaxed. This Book Will Make You Confident will help you combat self doubt and show you how to be more assertive in all walks of life.
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Blotto, Twinks Collection- 3 Books (collection)
Become acquainted with an aristocratic sleuthing duo in this three-book collection of Blotto, Twinks crime novels. Set in the years between the first and second world wars, these are hair-raising adventures starring the brother and sister duo Blotto and Twinks. Trusty chauffeurs, dowager duchesses, the daughter of an exiled king, opium dens, a Scottish castle and a disused Cornish tin mine all feature heavily in these tantalising mysteries, while Blotto and Twinks also team up with ex-pats living the life on the French Riviera.
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There's no better way to explore the natural beauty of northern Britain than on foot. From Hadrian's Wall Path to the Coast to Coast Path, avid and devoted walker David Bathurst takes readers through ten of the best-loved long-distance footpaths of the north in this informative and interesting guide. Ranging in difficulty from green and gently rolling dales to more adventurous rugged mountain paths, this comprehensive companion to exploring the north is ideal for both experienced and novice walkers. Each path in The Big Walks of the North is split into manageable sections and even recommends historical and geographical areas of interest close to the path's route, from ancient burial mounds to detail on flora and fauna. An invaluable resource for any and every kind of walker.
- RRP £17.98
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Words For Every Occasion Cards - 20 Cards (collection)
Featuring 20 luxury 3D cards with colour coordinated envelopes, this beautiful collection of greetings cards, presented in a sturdy and attractive keepsake box, offers the perfect words for every occasion. With eye-catching foil finishes on the designs, this selection will be sure to stand out amongst the rest your recipient is given. Including messages for birthdays, new babies, weddings, get well soon wishes, a thank you, and more generic ones to show someone you care, each and every one of these cards is as much of a joy to send as it is to receive. At such great value too, this is a must-have purchase to keep at home so you never miss sending your thoughts on a special event again.
SONB 4 years +
Songbirds Phonics Collection - 36 Books (collection)
Written by Julia Donaldson, the author of The Gruffalo, the 36 books in this Songbirds Phonics Collection are specially designed to help ease young children through the process of learning to read. From the Oxford Reading Tree, this collection combines playful rhythm-and-rhyme tales with vibrant and interesting illustrations sure to engage little ones. Great for encouraging gradual progress and for preparing children for studies in junior school or supplementing their early learning, these bite-sized tales will promote an early positive reading experience.
- RRP £128.82
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George Gently Collection - 10 Books (collection)
The inspiration behind the prime time BBC series starring Martin Shaw, crime fiction fans will love this collection of ten George Gently novels that are immensely readable, utterly appealing, and entertainingly gripping every time. Alan Hunter's bestselling series continues to impress with the seven books featured in this collection which sees Gently wading through a torrent of suspects when a body is found floating in the river, trying to discover who, or what, mauled and buried a body found in a little market town, and facing a high-profile case and a night of sheer terror alone in a house whose secret has claimed lives previously... Great reads for fans of mysteries like those of the unforgettable Morse and Frost.
- RRP £69.99
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Daughters of Mannerling set x 6 PBs (collection)
The Book People's customers have been entertained by M.C. Beaton's murder mystery novels for many years and have grown to love the likes of Hamish Macbeth and Agatha Raisin. In this collection, she turns her attention to regency romance.
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Told with her trademark wit and candour, scandal and intrigue follow the Beverley family around after their father loses their fortune, including their family mansion Mannerling. The eldest daughter, Isabella, is chosen to court the bachelor who won the house, but Irish rake Lord Fitzpatrick is also determined to win her affections...
Please note this collection contains books 1 to 6 in the Daughters of Mannerling series.