Christmas

Christmas Gifts for Under £5

  • CBAS 3 years +
    Ian Whybrow & Axel Scheffler
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £11.00
    Two of the most recognisable and talented names in children's books - author Ian Whybrow and Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler - combine to come up with a cracking Christmas story that will delight children.

    A lift-the-flap book, it follows Father Christmas as he sets out to deliver the presents but leaves poor Bear in the workshop. Will he be able to make it to Tom's house in time for Christmas morning?

    As Bear journeys through icy seas and snowy forests, children will be able to find out if he makes it in time by lifting the flaps. The artwork is striking, the rhymes are funny and the scenarios very silly - it's a cool Christmas book for parents and toddlers to enjoy together.
  • CCAP 5 years +
    Kirsteen Robson
    5 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £3.00
    Enjoy an activity-filled Christmas with this cool book. It has over 200 festive puzzles, dot-to-dots, wordsearches, spot-the-differences and logic games to complete.

    Conveniently sized so it's suitable for stay-at-home days and long journeys over the Christmas period, this book is great for keeping children happily entertained while you put up the decorations and make plans.

    Among the activities are spotting the differences between two pictures of the manger, finding the correct plug that connects to the Christmas tree in a maze of wires and search-and-find activities based around Christmas morning.
  • Chunky Christmas Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781783414413
    CHNK Babies
    Babies
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £4.00
    • Just £1.33 per book
    Perfect for little hands, this cool collection includes three board books starring Santa, a reindeer and a friendly snowman.

    Each book is bursting with bright and bold festive illustrations and easy-to-read text and will help children get even more excited about the big day ahead.
  • LTLF 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £5.99
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    Little ones aged 3 and above will adore Lola the Lollipop Fairy and her Sticker Dolly Dress Up book. Filled with over 400 stickers, children will have endless fun as they create stylish and magical outfits for Lola and her fairy friends.

    With 12 adorable scenes from Lola's fairy world, little ones will love to dress up the press-out Lola and friends dolls for their visit to the circus, the moon, the hairdresser and much, much more...

    Perfect for keeping the little ones entertained in the car, at playtime or just for giving yourself a little 'you time', Lola the Lollipop Fairy: Sticker Dolly Dress Up will provide hours and hours of fashionable, fun entertainment.
  • ST2702
    • £4.99
    • RRP £13.99
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    A Book People favourite, this beautiful diary will help you keep organised throughout 2018.

    Published in association with the RHS, it has detailed floral illustrations and ample space to note down appointments and special occasions.

    Spend over #40 and it's yours for free: just use code GIFT17 at the checkout.
  • CBAP 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    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.

    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.
  • LMRB
    Dale Shaw
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    Have you ever wondered what kind of questions history's greatest figures would type into search engines if they'd existed during their time?

    This lively and hilarious book looks at the kind of things Charles Dickens would research while writing his latest novel ('things urchins say'), how Henry VIII would look up relationship advice ('breaking bad news to women from Cleeves') and Karl Marx would build up his knowledge ('cheating at Monopoly').

    This is a great gift book for any history buff and will inspire you to ponder what other questions historical figures would ask...
  • MSCR
    Carol Ann Duffy
    (5)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £10.99
    • Save £8.00
    Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy's modern retelling of Dickens' classic A Christmas Carol is the perfect festive read.

    On the coldest Christmas Eve on record, Mrs Scrooge finds herself outside the local supermarket, protesting against consumerism and waste. Just like her husband Ebenezer before her, Mrs Scrooge has a lot to learn from the ghosts of Christmas past, Christmas present and Christmas yet to come...

    Filled with bright illustrations by the talented Posy Simmonds, this modern take the timeless story makes for a perfect Christmas gift that will be enjoyed time and time again.
  • CNTC Babies
    Make Believe Ideas
    Babies
    • £2.99
    • RRP £8.99
    • Save £6.00
    What better way to celebrate the festive season than with a wonderful interactive board book.

    Countdown to Christmas is a beautiful book for parent and child to share as Christmas Day approaches. With big, bold fit-together pages, it will introduce little ones to festive traditions like Christmas stockings, bells, presents and more and will also introduce first numbers and counting - they'll just love when happy Santa arrives on his sleigh.
  • HJOU
    Fearne Cotton
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £10.00
    This illustrated journal is a companion to Fearne Cotton's bestselling Happy. It's packed with exercises and practical ways of finding joy each and every day.

    It provides a great way of winding down, taking stock and reflecting on all the different aspects of your life. You're encouraged to dip into the pages as often or little as you like. Just remember, when you open the pages it's all about you.

    It's also full of words of wisdom from Fearne that are sure to raise a smile. Her artwork is also completely stunning.
  • ST2696
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    Full of quotes, this beautiful journal (exclusive to Book People!) has gold-edged pages and beautiful illustrations inspired by Jane Austen's classic, Pride and Prejudice.

    Presented in hardback in a gorgeous blue colour, the cover has images of Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy and they're joined by the famous quote (in gold text, no less): 'It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife'.

    This journal has plenty of lined pages for you to write down your notes, scribbles and events.
    HB, 215 x 145mm, 144 pages
  • HW3194
    • £4.99
    This hanging photo frame has space to put pictures of your loved ones and has a brilliantly rustic, beach-themed feel.

    Perfect for hanging anywhere in your house or to give as a beautiful gift to your friends and family, it's a convenient size to help you put your favourite pocket-sized photographs on display.

    Dimensions: 460 x 145mm
  • AIWJ 3 years +
    Lewis Carroll
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Written by Lewis Carroll, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is one of the most famous books of all time.

    Popular with generations of readers, this interactive-play edition lets children get involved in the story themselves as they put together seven jigsaws of the most famous scenes.

    With Helen Oxenbury's beautiful illustrations and the classic characters all featured, this is a present to have any child heading to Wonderland.
  • MNKW
    Sachiyo Ishii
    • £3.99
    • RRP £8.99
    • Save £5.00
    Suitable for all skill levels, Mini Knitted Woodland is bursting with cute and easy knitting patterns for animals, birds and other critters you would find living in a forest.

    There are 27 animals to knit and they all come with step-by-step instructions. The techniques you'll need to make the cute projects are also highlighted, complete with easy-to-follow illustrations.

    From badgers to bears and stags to squirrels, this is quite simply a magnificent animal-themed book. You can even knit together a forest floor mat to provide a backdrop to your scene.
  • CSKS
    Karen Swan
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    Karen Swan's frothy festive tales are always a huge hit with romantic fiction fans and this year's The Christmas Secret is no exception.

    The new novel from the author of Christmas Under the Stars is set on the island of Islay and follows Alex Hyde, an executive coach who believes she can change the way companies operate. Her waiting list is months long but she can't turn down a unorthodox and highly lucrative crisis call that comes her way just before Christmas...

    She finds herself heading off to help a whisky company in Scotland and ends up fascinated by their darkly charismatic CEO, Lochlan Farquhar. However, her usual methods are not working and she soon learns that nothing and no-one is as it first seemed...
  • GNGM
    Killian Fox
    • £4.99
    • RRP £11.99
    • Save £7.00
    The creators of The Gannet offer a selection of fascinating, funny and unexpected facts about food and drink in this gastronomic miscellany.

    Going well beyond the usual food fixations, this book is presented in a very inventive style and will entertain any foodie. It offers advice on everything from creating a hit food profile on Instagram to learning all the ins and outs of craft beer.

    It also highlights millenia-old products that are still edible today... are you brave enough to try Irish bog butter or Ancient Egyptian honey?
  • SKTM
    Anna Lewis
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £9.00
    The Sketchy Muma book is full of illustrations that perfectly capture the joys and stresses of being a mother. Acclaimed by Giovanna Fletcher, this is perfect for old and new parents.

    From the first pregnancy test to labour, birth, coming home and venturing out for the first time, the illustrations are sure to strike a chord.

    It also looks at experiences including soft play hell, chronic sleep deprivation and mastering the art of eating dinner with one hand.
  • OHWC Toddlers
    Ian Falconer
    Toddlers
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £9.00
    A favourite character with children in their early years, Olivia is getting into the Christmas spirit in this delightful picture book from Ian Falconer.

    As the big day approaches, there's so much to do. Christmas presents need to be wrapped, ornaments need to be displayed, snowpigs need to be made - but what mischief and mayhem awaits?
  • TCLC
    Carole Matthews
    (2)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £19.99
    • Save £17.00
    A perfectly sweet and warming read for a cold night, Sunday Times bestselling author Carole Matthews' The Chocolate Lovers' Christmas finds the women of the club with far more to worry about than just shopping for presents.

    Lucy hasn't spent any time with her boyfriend in the last few weeks as she's been so busy running Chocolate Heaven. She loves her job, but something has to give... And when her ex-fiance shows up, things get even more complicated.

    Swearing off men for a while, Nadia can't help but get close to Jacob and wonders if he'll be her last chance for a happy ending. Chantal and her husband are besotted with their baby daughter but she worries this isn't enough to base their marriage on, while Autumn has had to deal with a personal tragedy and is receiving no support from her fiance. Will she look elsewhere?

    A festive celebration of friendship, this book will appeal to fans of Katie Fforde, Jenny Colgan and Sheila Roberts.
  • CF0134 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £4.00
    Marvel Avengers Storybook Collection is an awesome collection of stories that will please any Marvel Avengers fan.

    This book includes nine exciting adventures featuring Captain America, Hulk, Black Widow, Iron Man and more! Children will love listening to these heroic tales again and again.
  • HW3197
    • £4.99
    'Friends are like stars... You don't always see them... But you know they are there' is the heart-warming statement featured on this gorgeous hanging decoration.

    The ornament contains three white hearts with black text and star imagery that won't fail to put a smile on your (or the friend you gift it to's) face.

    Dimensions: 360 x 185mm
  • BEMV 4 years +
    Parragon
    4 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £5.00
    Marvel My Book of Everything is filled with stories, stickers, colouring and activities for the ultimate Marvel fan. Join Iron Man, The Hulk, Spider-Man and all of your favourite Marvel superheroes for over 200 pages of fun! This action-packed book also comes with over 100 stickers to decorate with.
  • GPRJ
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    You know the story of the starcrossed lovers, but you've never seen it in such unsqueakably good style as this - A Guinea Pig Romeo & Juliet.

    Born into the litters of two rival families, Romeo and Juliet fall tuft-over-paw for each other before learning that they are sworn enemies... There's soon a secret wedding on the cards and Romeo finds himself banished from the city after a fatal accident.

    Romeo and Juliet hatch a plan to scurry away together, but there's a chance it will lead to heartbreak. One of Shakespeare's beloved plays, these rodents fill these iconic roles almost as well as Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes in Baz Luhrmann's 1996 film adaptation.
  • ST2697
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £8.00
    Full of quotes, this beautiful journal (exclusive to Book People!) has gold-edged pages and beautiful illustrations inspired by William Shakespeare's classic, Romeo and Juliet.

    Presented in hardback in a gorgeous deep pink colour, the cover has images of the starcrossed lovers Romeo and Juliet and they're joined by the famous quote (in gold text, no less): 'Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona, where we lay our scene'.

    This journal has plenty of lined pages for you to write down your notes, scribbles and events.
    HB, 215 x 145mm, 144 pages