Christmas: Secret Santa

  • CN0717
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    All ages can get involved in this fun game. Just nominate someone to don the inflatable antlers and then take it in turns to throw the rings so that they hook around them.

    This will provide plenty of fun and entertainment at parties and Christmas gatherings. The winner is the first one to get all four rings on the antlers!
    Contents: 1 inflatable antler hat, 4 inflatable rings
    Ages 5 plus
    Box size 195 x 135mm
  • CN0742
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    The Inflatable Unicorn Game provides enchanted fun for all the family!

    Simply nominate someone to wear the horn hat and then take it in turns to throw rings around it. It's great for parties and gatherings and oh-so-addictive. Winner is the first to get all their rings round the golden horn!

    Box size 195 x 135mm
    Not suitable for children aged under 36 months
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    Embrace your destiny with the Dark Side and move from apprentice to master by following the assertive advice of Darth Vader, Emperor Palpatine and Supreme Leader Snoke.

    From negotiating workplace issues to gaining a promotion and managing difficult employees, you can find inspiration from the so-called baddies of the Star Wars universe. If you're in a difficult situation, simply ask 'What would Vader do?'

    The perfect gift for colleagues and friends alike, Star Wars: Be More Vader is a tongue-in-cheek guide on how to advance your career. It features photographs of favourite moments from the Star Wars series alongside hilarious - and useful - advice and quotes about being assertive.
  • HW3224 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Bake a biscuit and leave a sweet message for a loved one with this cool set of personalised cookie cutters.

    Providing fun for all the family, all you have to do is press the cutter down and slide the relevant words and letters into the grooves. Once you have chosen your words, push the cutter into the dough to see your message and then bake your biscuits in the oven.

    These are fun to make and bake and delicious to eat!
    Ages 3 plus
    Contents: 1 net bag, 1 rolling pin, 1 stamp holder, 88 small letter stamps, 3 large cookie cutters (heart, star, rectangle), 7 phrase stamps (from, thank you, happy, holidays, birthday, welcome, I love you)
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    Listen to the words of wisdom of Master Yoda and enjoy a more mindful life with this calming Star Wars book.

    Inspired by the Jedi and their mantra of balance, positivity and self-enlightenment, this book will help you control a chaotic life - no matter what galaxy you reside in.

    Learn from the Star Wars heroes' experiences and apply the skills and techniques they used to overcome them to your own relationship issues, workplace struggles and family conflicts.

    An entertaining guide to mindfulness, it features photographs of iconic moments from the Star Wars series alongside light-hearted advice to help boost your mindful thinking.
  • Five at the Office Christmas Party - Hardback - 9781786487674 - Bruno Vincent
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    Enid Blyton for Grown-ups is a hilarious parody series that finds George, Dick, Anne, Julian and Timmy the dog facing a host of new challenges that will resonate with adults. In this book, they enjoy one of the most exciting, eventful and potentially embarrassing events of the year - the office Christmas party!

    The gang are planning on putting on the best Christmas party ever, matching all the beloved traditions with new favourites but then, things start to go partridge in a pear tree-shaped... This festive edition of the comical capers makes a great Christmas present for any fan.
  • Mr Happy and the Office Party - Hardback - 9781405288729 - Roger Hargreaves
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    From the Mr. Men for Grown-ups series, this humorous little book follows Mr. Happy and the office party, but this time he's not too happy.

    The original Mr. Men books have tickled children for generations, and now they are all grown up! It's the morning after the office party and Mr. Happy isn't smiling anymore.

    What could have happened that would make him turn into Mr. Unhappy? This little gift book combines Roger Hargreaves' iconic artwork with funny new text that captures the perils of an office party.
  • Moustache Mugs: Set of 2 - Other - 5060515910718
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    These stackable, ceramic Santa mugs have marvellous moustaches and add an extra layer of style to your Christmas cuppa.

    Coming in a gift box, they're a beautiful present and are painted in a festive red. They're perfect when you want to enjoy a hot drink on a cold night in the build-up to the big day.
    Not dishwasher- or microwave-safe
    Box size: 135 x 280mm, each mug 105 x 140mm
  • And Now, The Weather... - Hardback - 9781785942822 - Alison Maloney
    ANDN
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    What's the weather like today? Is it cold out? Are we going to have a white Christmas? Hark at the rain... All of these are sayings that us Brits hear on an almost day-to-day basis.

    This book celebrates our national obsession with the weather and answers questions like 'where did it's raining cats and dogs' originate from. An almanac and miscellany, it's packed with illustrations, maps and line drawings, as well as tables showing some of the most impressive records.

    Among this book's features are 'The Lore of Weather', which is a guide to the myths, legends and old wives' tales told about the weather; 'Lost in Translation', an observation of the colloquial names for weather around the country including mizzle; and 'Extreme Weather', which looks at the most bizarre events inspired by weather - including a downpour of frogs and fish!
  • Very British Problems: Volume 3 - Hardback - 9780751570120 - Rob Temple
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    From the horrors of the daily commute to the messages hidden in your email exchanges (who knew dropping the 'kind' from 'kind regards' could be so effective?), this humour book covers some of the traits that define the British nation.

    It looks at the awkward moments, cultural peculiarities and odd fixations all Brits have and celebrates everything from the most bizarre British pub names to the history of tea. It even promises to answer the always contentious issue of whether you should put the milk in first...

    So funny and so relatable, the third volume in the bestselling series that inspired the Channel 4 TV series of the same name is one that every Briton needs to devour.
  • There Once Was a Man with Six Wives - Hardback - 9781911042235 - Mick Twister
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    Featuring a host of limericks about Britain's kings and queens, this book recounts their reigns in rhymes, covering all their lives and times.

    Pocket-sized and bursting with fun illustrations, each entry has a limerick and then gives further details on the events that happened during the ruler's times.

    There's even a fact box that shows you how long they reigned, the reason they took the throne and their age at accession.

    Please note this book contains mature themes and content unsuitable for younger readers.
  • RBEL 9 years +
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    Please note that due to phenomenal demand, our hand-picked edition of Ripley's Believe It Or Not! 2019 has now sold out. You can still buy this book with 20% off RRP by adding BTVAL to your basket.

    Prepare for a whirlwind of weird as we head into 2019...

    The delightfully disgusting facts in the all-new Ripley's Believe It or Not! 2019 annual will amaze, astound and gross out your children (and you!).

    An annual Book People favourite and brilliant Christmas gift (but definitely not one for the squeamish) for children who love facts, Ripley's looks at strange but true occurrences from all around the globe.

    With a lenticular cover and full-colour images throughout, this book has facts that will make your eyes pop out! It will appeal to fans of the Guinness World Records books and anyone who's visited one of Ripley's mind-bending museums around the world.
  • The World's 100 Weirdest Sporting Events - Hardback - 9781472140494 - Geoff Tibballs
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    The world's greatest sporting spectacles include the World Cup, Wimbledon and the Olympics but what about those alternative events where participants risk their lives in pursuit of glory for scant reward e.g. Mongolia's yak racing.

    This light-hearted book covers the weird and wonderful of the sporting world including Germany's Mud Olympics, where competitors play soccer, volleyball and handball while knee-deep in mud; Oregon's Pig-n-Ford races where drivers speed around a track while carrying a live pig under one arm; and Australia's take on the Boat Race - where teams carry boats along the dry bed of the River Todd.

    Other amazing experiences include cheese rolling, volcano boarding and underwater hockey.
  • Mr Greedy Eats Clean to Get Lean - Hardback - 9781405288705 - Roger Hargreaves
    MGEC
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    From the Mr. Men for Grown-ups series, this humorous little book follows Mr. Greedy and his attempts to eat clean and get lean.

    The original Mr. Men books have tickled children for generations, and now they are all grown up! Join Mr. Greedy and his health and fitness journey, as he begins to realise that he needs to make some changes.

    Will he be able to do it with some little help from his friends?
  • Three-Piece Hanging Heart Photo Frame - Other - 5060515910367
    HW3196
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    This is a lovely rustic-style wooden photo frame with heart-shaped windows. Suitable for any room in your house, it's the perfect way to display your cherished memories.

    The hanging nature of the frame makes it even more perfect. it would be a much-loved gift for a loved one but also adds some extra style and charm to your own home.
    Packaging dimensions: 440 x 150mm
  • Puppy versus Kitten - Hardback - 9780340997949 - Andy Riley
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    From Emmy award-winning Andy Riley, the creator of cult favourite The Bunny Suicides, comes Puppy versus Kitten - an illustrated and wickedly humorous story about a bright-eyed puppy and a philosophical kitten who live under the same roof.

    The duo know nothing about the world and will have to work together to navigate the ins and outs of life. Kitten uses its intelligence to work out what is going on while the much stupider Puppy just charges around, doing whatever comes naturally...

    Obviously, with their very different outlooks they clash. But then they meet the human... Full of dark humour and jokes as sharp as a cat's claw, this is a laugh-out-loud book for grown-up animal lovers.
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    Whitaker's Little Book of Knowledge is bursting with general knowledge trivia that will make you gasp and fill your brain with endlessly interesting information!

    From things you learned at school to mini biographies of famous artists and writers and concise overviews of films and literature as well as a healthy dose of nostalgia, all of the facts in this book have been drawn from Whitaker's Almanack archive (which dates back to 1868).

    Providing a unique insight into the world from the 19th century through to the present day, this book will help you win pub quizzes with its humorous entries on sports, key rules, biographies and it even contains a stand-alone sports chapter.
  • Manhood Is A Serious Business - Hardback - 9781909396395 - Cath Tate
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    Loved for her witty and subversive views of the world that are laid bare on many greetings cards, Cath Tate is a writer so many people love. This book captures her best observations on men.

    A perfect gift for the man in your life, or perhaps an unsuspecting bride-to-be, brings together timeless observations and one-liners.

    It's packed with mirth-making images of men in all their ridiculous glory and insights into the mysterious way their minds work, this is a perfect reflection of modern-day manhood.
  • Last Minute Rooms in Bethlehem - Hardback - 9780752266299 - Dale Shaw
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    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').

    With some naughty humour and strong language, this is a great gift book for any history buff and will inspire you to ponder what other questions historical figures would ask... You can't fail to laugh out loud.
  • I am Sure I Speak for Many Others... - Hardback - 9781785942532 - Colin Shindler
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    The BBC is a national institution that draws praise and criticism in equal measure. This entertaining collection of letters stretches over 40 years of programming and captures just how much joy, fury and hilarity the broadcaster has brought to the nation.

    These never-before-seen letters and telegrams to the BBC provide a fascinating alternative history and cover momentous events ranging from the broadcast of the Coronation in 1953 through to the groundbreaking drama of Grange Hill ('just say no, Zammo!').

    The letters have been categorised into different themes including political bias and the Royal Family and this is the perfect read for anyone who loves reading all about the moral outrage of the nation.
  • English - Hardback - 9780007968688 - Ben Fogle
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    Ben Fogle
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    Book People favourite Ben Fogle reveals what it means to be English in this entertaining series of anecdotes that celebrates the country's signature traits.

    From a cheese-rolling contest in Gloucestershire to queues, coastlines and sporting arenas, this is a brilliant read for anyone who ever wonders what makes the English English. It's full of eccentric peculiarities such as the shipping forecast, jellied eels and Marmite and also celebrates the relentless optimism (especially for better weather) in the face of adversity that is known as 'the Dunkirk spirit'.

    This light-hearted book pays tribute to England's history, culture and ideas and explains exactly what it means to be quintessentially English.
  • Porcelain Christmas Mug with Cork Base - Other - 5060515910794
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    This porcelain mug has a cork base to use instead of a coaster and is decorated with Christmas illustrations.

    It's the perfect way to enjoy hot drinks on the cold evenings in the build-up to the big day.
    Dishwasher friendly. Do not microwave
    Dimensions: 145 x 145 x 85mm
  • Washing Up is Good for You - Hardback - 9781912023141 - Department Store For The Mind
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    Artists, designers, writers, psychologists and speakers explain how everyday activities can be good for you and spark moments of inspiration in this fascinating book.

    It reveals how seemingly mundane jobs like cleaning, cooking and washing up can positively impact on our bodies, minds and relationships. There are cases of families bonding over the washing up and explanations of how chores can help make playful households.

    Based on ancient wisdom, this is a brilliant book for anyone who dreads their daily doings and wants to make them more creative and liberating. Of course, it also explains how making a cup of tea can be a truly wondrous ritual.
  • HW3200
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    These dishwasher-safe lunchboxes come in three different sizes and feature a fabulous flamingo theme.

    Made from bamboo, they are eco-friendly and come with resealable plastic lids so that your food and snacks are kept moist and safe. The smaller size makes them perfect for transporting around, too.

    Sizes 160 x 160mm, 130 x 130mm, 110 x 110mm. Not suitable for microwave or oven use