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    How to Make Children Laugh

    Michael Rosen

    Product Code: HMCL
    Hardback
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    We're Going on a Bear Hunt author Michael Rosen knows better than most how to make children laugh and in this book he reveals his top tips so you can do the same.

    The former Children's Laureate talks about why practical jokes, pantomimes and poetry that doesn't make any sense delights children so much and reveals how you can take inspiration from this - not to mention belching, banana skins and bear hunts - to bring a smile to the faces of children close to you.
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    Stand Tall Like a Mountain

    Suzy Reading

    Product Code: TALL
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    Suzy Reading's Stand Tall Like a Mountain inspires you to help your children think more positively and pay attention to all the important elements of their mental health.

    This empowering, illustrated book will help you help your children deal with everyday emotions, encourage them to express how they feel and learn all about their bodies and minds.

    It also encourages parents to learn from their children's actions and includes a selection of easy and fun yoga poses to help promote positivity. The ideas in this book will help your family gain better understanding of each other.
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  • 50 Things I Wish I'd Told You

    Polly Powell

    Product Code: FTWT
    Hardback
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    Learn the 50 most valuable lessons of life...

    Written by book publisher Polly Powell following a bout of motherly guilt after not managing to share all her secrets with her children before they moved to university, this book offers advice on everything from making the bed to mastering the perfect handshake and engaging in small talk.

    The words of wisdom are accompanied by illustrations from Laura Quick and will reassure, encourage, enlighten and amuse you.
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    Dadventures

    Alex Gregory

    Product Code: DDVE
    Hardback
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    Alex Gregory, a two-time Olympic gold medallist rower and dedicated dad, shares some of his favourite things to do with the kids in this inspiring book.

    From after-school adventures to marvellous memories, his ideas will help you enjoy some quality family time. From working on homework up a tree to building an ancient bridge, this is a practical and easy guide for all ages.

    There are different ideas for different time slots, so you'll always have something to do - whether you only have half an hour to spare or are itching for an overnight experience.

    Get ready for the Dadventure of a lifetime!
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    What's My Child Thinking?

    Tanith Carey

    Product Code: WMCH
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    From pleads of 'I'm not tired' to passionate boasts of 'Look what I've done', this handy guide will help you understand the psychology behind your child's behaviour and choose the best kind of response.

    It covers over 100 everyday situations and offers recommendations on dealing with each one. It explains the thought process behind your child's behaviour and also the feelings you will experience as a parent.

    Rooted in evidence-based clinical psychology and based around positive parenting, this book will help you understand your children's innermost thoughts and tackles important topics including temper tantrums, sibling rivalry and peer pressure.
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    Help Your Kids With SATS

    Carol Vorderman

    Product Code: HYST
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    This DK book will help you help your children as they study for their SATS tests. It's packed with practical advice for coping with the pressure of exams.

    It has tips for giving reassuring support and has an appealing visual guide to help you handle children's anxieties and recognise their learning style, including what methods work best for them.

    Other chapters explain what test papers actually involve and there are also reference and practical activities to help children prepare for each one.

    Supporting the National Curriculum in reading, spelling, grammar, punctuation and maths, this is an essential guide for parents who want to help their children succeed at this very important time.
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    Rules for My Son

    Product Code: AG1078
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    If you have a newborn who you are desperate to see grow into a 'Good Man' - industrious, thoughtful, charming and well-dressed - this collection of traditional, funny and important advice will prove invaluable.

    Among the rules are that men should never, ever wear sandals, the fact that letters can come in very handy and there are even some handy hangover cures (who knew a dip in the ocean would be so good for you?).

    Based on a hit blog and presented in hardback, this is a great gift for dads, dads-to-be and even sons. It evokes back to simpler times when Father knew best and no one questioned his rules...
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    Why Mummy Drinks: The Journal

    Gill Sims

    Product Code: WMDJ
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    The companion journal to Gill Sims' hilarious Why Mummy Drinks gives you somewhere to reflect on all of the ups and downs and joys and trials of motherhood.

    This journal doesn't focus on meditation or mindfulness but instead encourages you to celebrate the person you are and reveals how it's OK for busy mums to enjoy a drink from time to time... It even features drink recommendations at the end of each month!

    The journal is packed with laugh-out-loud illustrations, creative prompts and witty reflections on events throughout the year that will strike a chord with mums everywhere.
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    Help Your Kids with English

    Carol Vorderman

    Product Code: EHYK
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    Covering all of the core subject areas, from Key Stage 1 to GCSE, the nation's favourite educational expert Carol Vorderman will help you and your children get to grips with English.

    Help Your Kids with English covers all the important areas of this subject, including punctuation, grammar, spelling and communication skills. These helpful guides will help so much if you are (or know someone who is) a frustrated parent or have a child who struggles at school, especially with their homework.
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