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  • GAMI 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Learn how to make everything from kitties to foxes and even a cheeky monkey using the art of Origami with this fantastically crafty book.

    It tells you how to fold paper and make perfect presents. All eight projects have step-by-step instructions and printed Origami papers for each animal creation is included.
  • The Great Artists Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9789352762026
    GRTA 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £5.00
    • RRP £29.94
    • Save £24.94
    • Just 83.00p per book
    Young art lovers can learn all about the lives of the greats with this six-book collection.

    These picture books offer easy-to-follow biographies of Vincent van Gogh, Michelangelo, Claude Monet, Leonardo Da Vinci, Pablo Picasso and Rembrandt. They explain where they grew up and the experiences that inspired them to create such admired works.

    The artwork in each book is stunning and provides children with an accessible introduction to different art styles and these hugely influential artists.
  • CLCH 5 years +
    Daniel Limon
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Dr Taxonomy and Dr Ecology have embarked on an adventure to count all the different animals around the world, but disaster has struck... their sums have been soaked and they'll need your children's help to find and correctly tally all the creatures they've seen.

    From the Arctic tundra to the Amazon rainforest and deep under the sea, each scene in this book provides a huge variety of animals to spot and count. There are even some rare breeds scattered amongst the scenes to keep an eye out for.

    As children count up the amount of animals featured on each spread, they'll be inspired to learn more about the natural world. With its huge size, vibrant artwork and appealing activities, this book provides children with a fun and exciting way of practising their counting skills.
  • LABY 5 years +
    Theo Guignard
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    Children will love finding their way through the challenges posed in this marvellous maze book.

    From worlds made of plants to futuristic cities and wild habitats, there are 14 mazes to work through and each one is full of things to spot along the way.

    Wonderfully interactive and ideal for stay-at-home days, the mazes advance in complexity as children work through the pages. All of the mazes have been beautifully designed and are sure to keep children aged 5 and over happily entertained.
  • Brick by Brick: 123/ABC set - Collection - 9781783424337
    BRAC 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £13.98
    • Save £10.99
    • Just £1.50 per book
    Great fun for any fan of LEGO or other building bricks, these two books will inspire children to make things inspired by their ABCs and 123s!

    Both books are full of simple animals, things that go, colours and shapes to make and the simple instructions and fun projects are perfect for teaching coordination and reading skills. Each image shows just how many bricks each build needs and encourages children to copy and make their own.

    There are step-by-step instructions for each build and these books will help children hone their dexterity and inspire their creativity.
  • The School of Music - Hardback - 9781847808608 - Meurig Bowen
    SCHM 7 years +
    Meurig Bowen
    7 years +
    • £5.00
    • RRP £14.99
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    The School of Music is a place bursting with talent and creative energy and is rather special. It encourages children to get the basics right and then let their imaginations run wild!

    Sergio Trunk is the boss (he prefers The Maestro) and throughout the pages of this fascinating book, he'll lead you through 40 lessons that will teach children aged 7 and over all about classical music, the theory behind it and the sheer joy of making and playing it.
  • Enid Blyton's Jolly Good Food - Hardback - 9781444929805 - Allegra McEvedy
    EBJG 7 years +
    Allegra McEvedy
    7 years +
    • £4.00
    • RRP £14.99
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    Enid Blyton's stories are full of delicious food and this children's cookbook shows you how to make some meals the Famous Five would be proud of. Of course, there's also lashings of ginger beer!

    With ideas for every meal of the day, this is the perfect introduction for children to make and eat food with their favourite adults. From Famous Five-themed picnics to Malory Towers midnight feasts and party teas with the Folk of the Faraway Tree, these dishes are delicious.

    The 42 recipes in this book have been compiled by popular chef and Junior Bake Off TV judge, Allegra McEvedy.

    Book People and Enid Blyton - A Lifetime of Adventure
  • DBSO 8 years +
    8 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £5.00
    Learn how to draw heroes and villains from the DC universe including Superman, Batman, Lex Luthor and the Joker with the help of this super drawing book.

    Alongside the step-by-step instructions to drawing the characters are facts that tell children a bit more about them and their backgrounds. There are even bonus drawing tips and hints on who to draw them facing up against!

    With over 50 full-colour drawing projects to choose from, this super books allows children to have hours of colouring fun.
  • OUTB 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    Ideal for creative children, this book is bursting with 25 step-by-step cardboard box projects to complete - including masks and castles.

    Designed to broaden a child's imagination and develop their craft skills through interactive play and creativity, every project has step-by-step instructions and children will be astounded at what the humble cardboard box can be transformed into.

    Perfect for children aged between 7 and 12, this book provides a new, fun approach to recycling.
  • Make Your Own Winter Wonderland: Collage Canvas - Other - 4897070051003
    CT0723 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £4.00
    • RRP £10.00
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    Make your own Winter Wonderland Collage is a canvas that will inspire any child to use their cracking creative skills.

    With glitter, paint and other materials to use, kids will love either copying the winter wonderland scene on the front of the box of making their own fantastically festive picture.

    Ages 3 plus

    Packaging dimensions: 280 x 360mm. Canvas dimensions: 300 x 250mm
  • LSEW 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Let's Sew provides the perfect introduction to sewing for budding beginners.

    From the initial skills of threading a needle and sewing on a button through to running stitch and backstitch, it covers all the basics and then shows young sewers how they can use these basic skills to make felt birds and butterflies, handy bags, hobby horses and much, much more.

    With its bright and bold artwork, the book is very appealing and children are sure to enjoy working their way through the 12 projects as they develop their sewing skills.
  • Write and Wipe Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781785500978
    WRWP 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £19.96
    • Save £14.97
    • Just £1.25 per book
    This wipe-clean four-book collection will introduce children to first concepts including drawing and thinking up their very own stories.

    Drawing Animals helps children learn how to draw all sorts of critters; Story Creator encourages them to use their imagination; First Atlas is an introduction to the world's countries and their traits; and Picture Dictionary will introduce a variety of first words.

    The 'write and wipe' nature of the books will help children develop their hand-eye coordination and writing skills, too.
  • Junk Craft Activity Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780957156630
    JUNC 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £17.97
    • Save £13.98
    • Just £1.33 per book
    The Junkcraft Collection features three books that will show children aged 7 and over how to build five spaceships, five racing cars and five aircraft out of household junk!

    With simple step-by-step instructions, all the things children need can be collected from around the home. Once all the parts have been found, the cool vehicles can be built and painted so they are ready for action!

    Each book also comes with a bonus set of stickers and fascinating facts.

    Some adult supervision may be required.
  • LKNT 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Children will love mastering the basics of knitting with Let's Knit, an easy-to-follow book from the experts at DK.

    From casting on and casting off to knitting plain and purl stitches, it shows how with a pair of needles and some yarn even the most novice of knitters can make incredible projects including cats, hats and even a flock of sheep.

    With 12 easy projects to work through, the book has everything a novice knitter could want to hone their skills and make something amazing.
  • Cut! Colour! Create! Set - 2 Books - Collection - 9781909244771
    CCCR 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £15.98
    • Save £10.99
    • Just £2.50 per book
    With over 80 fun projects between them, this set of two paper-model-making books will provide hours of creative fun for children aged 7 and over.

    Using their endless imagination and design skills, they can transform the simple templates into colourful, fun 3D models of favourite animals and vehicles - from awesome off-roaders and cool supercars to tiny beetles and a ferocious shark!

    A great way to keep creative children happily entertained on rainy days, with these books all kids will need is pens, pencils, a glue stick, some scissors and their artistic flair.

    Please note: the models in these books require cutting out. Parental supervision is recommended.
  • Make & Create Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781784457747
    MACR 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £19.96
    • Save £15.97
    • Just £1.00 per book
    This inspiring collection contains four books packed with fun projects to create and handy hints and tips on how to make them!

    The four books will show creative kids how they can make exciting sock puppet friends; paint rocks and transform them into friendly characters; make lolly sticks look rather special; and master the art of finger puppets!

    A brilliant set of books for any child who likes to be arty.
  • CISA 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Published in conjunction with the National Gallery, this comprehensive guide will introduce young readers to the beauty of art.

    Endlessly fascinating, it covers the world's most famous paintings and focuses on the National Gallery's very own collection. There's even a free app for devices that allows children to create their very own virtual gallery at home.
  • Super Sticker Activity Book Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781785982361
    SPSA 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £20.97
    • Save £15.98
    • Just £1.66 per book
    With three books bursting with baby animals, things that go and the sights you'd see on the farm, each of these activity books comes with 75 super, puffy stickers.

    Suitable for children aged 3 and over, the cute illustrations range from mazes to dot-to-dots and there are even star stickers to celebrate completing each section of the book.
  • Mega Character Colouring Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9785000317389
    DSMC 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.90
    • Save £29.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    This bumper collection of colouring books features all your children's favourite characters - from the pups in Paw Patrol to Disney's beloved Princesses and the amazing Avengers.

    Sure to inspire any child to get creative, the books each have over 90 pages to colour. There is information about all the famous characters and the bold artwork inspired by the films and shows offers familiarity which will appeal to children so much.

    The stars of Disney Junior, Finding Dory and Frozen also appear in this incredible 10-book collection. There is so much fun to be had and the books can even be shared out among friends in party bags.
  • CRDR 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    Aspiring artists will love learning how to draw everything from a bear to a boat with this how-to guide from the art experts at Crayola.

    It has step-by-step directions for drawing these objects, plenty of practice pages and reusable stickers.
  • Get Ready for Santa: 3-in-1 Activity Set - Other - 4897070050990
    CT0722 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £4.00
    • RRP £6.99
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    This little craft set is ideal for any creative children who are excited about the visit from Santa as we approach 25 December.

    There's a gorgeous paper lantern; everything a child needs to write a letter to Santa in the build-up to the big day; and even the chance to put together their own stocking using felt pieces, glitter glue, thread, star-shaped sequins, pompoms, stuffing and a plastic needle. Instructions are also included.

    Ages 3 plus
    Packaging dimensions: 410 x 310mm
  • BRKS 5 years +
    Warren Elsmore
    5 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £10.00
    Prepare for lift-off with over 20 LEGO brick projects that are out of this world.

    With visual, step-by-step instructions (just like you get with your LEGO models) throughout, this book will show you how to make amazing LEGO spacecraft, planets and many more intergalactic delights.

    Each project also has facts and information alongside it, helping children understand more about space travel and the universe.
  • How to Draw the World of Jacqueline Wilson - Hardback - 9780857534897 - Nick Sharratt
    NSHD 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £2.89
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £12.10
    Learn how to draw your favourite Jacqueline Wilson characters from the man who knows best, beloved illustrator Nick Sharratt.

    In this book, Nick offers tips and step-by-step guidance on how to draw the likes of Tracy Beaker, Hetty Feather and many more famous characters in his brilliantly distinctive style.

    Full of step-by-step instructions and adorned with Nick's trademark illustrations, this book will make a great present for budding artists and young fans of Nick's illustrations from Jacqueline Wilson's books.
  • ACAS 8 years +
    Rosie Dickins
    8 years +
    (2)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £8.00
    This brilliantly interactive book has been published in association with London's National Gallery and features some of the best-known works from their collection of paintings.

    Children will be able to colour in the pieces of art and add stickers to them while also developing a deeper understanding of - and appreciation for - art. There are also write-in puzzles to complete!