Father's Day Books and Gifts

  • DDVE
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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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    Store all your trinkets in style with this campervan jar!

    Dimensions: 145 x 150mm
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    This big book from DK will help you always choose the right tool for the job. It comes with a foreword from Ron Swanson himself - woodworker and tool fan Nick Offerman.

    The information in this book will help you understand, look after and use tools effectively. It contains over 800 photographs and illustrations of tools and pays homage to centuries of craftsmanship and know-how. Looking at tools from every angle, it will help you understand the structure and manufacturing-up of so many different pieces of hardware.

    From hammers and spades to chisels, this has step-by-step photography that will help you use tools like a pro.
  • MRQU
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    Petrolheads will be revving up to work their way through this cool book from The AA. It's a compendium of over 90 famous car logos and emblems from the past 120 years.

    From Alfa Romeo to Porsche, the marques are arranged alphabetically and are accompanied by a detailed history that reveals all their hidden meanings. Detailed artwork also captures each badge's evolution from initial design to the present day.

    A great present for car and design fans of all ages, the diagrams in this book are annotated to show their specific design details .
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    This wise owl can keep an eye on the entire family as he guards the door.

    Dressed in vintage style with a mortar board on his head and pop-out eyes, this is a handy addition to any household.

    Dimensions: 260 x 185mm
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    The ideal gift for anyone you know who loves birds, this beautifully presented gift set includes a DVD all about our feathered friends, and a 128-page hardback that covers their history.

    A hardback notebook and quality ballpoint pen are also included so you can note down results when you go searching for some of our most beautiful birds.

    Box dimensions: 240 x 275mm
    CONTENTS: DVD, HB BOOK, 128 PAGES, 190 x 135mm, HB NOTEBOOK, 136 PAGES, 190 x 145mm BALLPOINT PEN
  • HSAU
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    Do you love the tempting taste of hot sauce? This red-hot little cookbook is packed with 60 recipes that make the most of the delicious condiment.

    Among the fantastically fiery dishes are chilli-fried eggs, hot sauce buffalo wings, Sriracha-buttered shrimp and crunchy Thai salad. There are also amazing sweet treats including chilli chocolate brownies and Mexican hot chocolate.

    There are even recipes for making your very own hot sauces including Mexican, sweet Thai chilli, Sriracha and Szechuan!
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    The ideal gift for anyone you know who loves trains - especially the classic steam engines - this beautifully presented gift set includes a DVD all about the Flying Scotsman and a 128-page hardback that covers the history of Britain's greatest steam trains.

    A hardback notebook and quality ballpoint pen are also included so you can note down results when you go searching for some of our most beautiful vehicles.

    Box dimensions: 240 x 275mm
    CONTENTS: DVD, HB BOOK, 128 PAGES, 190 x 135mm, HB NOTEBOOK, 136 PAGES, 190 x 145mm BALLPOINT PEN
  • TBWS
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    This book has no claims to be fun or more interesting... In fact, it's so boring it will send you to sleep. There's absolutely nothing that will stimulate the senses.

    It will afford you much sleep and copious amounts of pointless knowledge: from the intricate details of the Belgian political crisis from 2007-2011 to an overview of railway gauges, there's so much for you to absorb while you drift into the land of nod...
  • COPS
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    In Cops and Robbers, TV presenter, former police officer and dedicated petrolhead Ant Anstead talks through the history of the British police car - revealing how it evolved from being a 20mph annoyance that scared horses to a vehicle capable of 150mph pursuits.

    Ant has always loved cars and this was partly the inspiration for his decision to join the police force. However, he was a serious copper and succeeded so much he joined on of the force's most elite units.

    From the Met's Wolseleys to the Senators that patrolled the motorways, Ant's love of cars shines through. This is a fascinating read for anyone who loves cars, races or modern history.
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    This flexibound book contains a hand-picked selection of quotes, off-the-cuff remarks, retorts and announcements that have helped shape our history.

    From as early as 73 BC through to the modern day, these speeches from figures as diverse as Karl Marx, Gandhi and Barack Obama offer a wealth of opinions, statements and ideologies.

    From lengthy and impassioned pleas to the shorter soundbites that make our world go round today, these speeches are all thought-provoking and tackle subjects ranging from history and love to science, sports and war.
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    Dougie Lampkin, the world's greatest off-road rider, talks about his life in motorcycling in this incredible and unique autobiography.

    He reveals the inspirations behind his stunts and how he always believed he was set for a life on two wheels - his dad placed a motorcycle next to his cot before he arrived home for the first time, after all!

    Dougie comes from a family of sportsmen and had won seven consecutive outdoor world titles and five indoor world titles, earning him the MBE by the age of 25 and this book he brings the excitement of his sport vividly to life - sharing behind-the-scenes drama of his Red Bull challenges including riding over a multi-million-pound F1 car without leaving a scratch.

    For fans of: Guy Martin, Michael Dunlop, Carl Fogarty
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    Keep your iPad, tablet or any device safe and secure in this soft case that is decorated with original artwork from the Flash Gordon comic books.
    The case features the one and only Flash, his girlfriend Dale Arden and his nemesis Ming the Merciless. It will not only protect your device but also look cool as you carry it into any meeting.

    Dimensions: 210 x 245mm
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    Ian Crofton's The Little Book of Big History will take you all the way from the beginning of our planet through to what's in store for our future. It's a concise, accessible and authoritative account of humanity.

    It incorporates everything from the Big Bang to modern day theories and will help you understand the entire story of the cosmos in an accessible way.

    Breaking down the main themes of the universe, this is an informative and essential guide for anyone interested in space and the universe. It includes a timeline that explains how we came to be.
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    Daniel Smith's The Little Book of Big Ideas provides accessible overviews of important human ideas including religion, science, philosophy, economics and art.

    From geometry and genetics to anarchism, art and architecture, this is a concise account of the most important principles of Western thought.

    This book explains where these ideologies have sprung from and how they have impacted civilisation in so many different ways.
  • The Memory Booster Workbook - Paperback - 9780753733028
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    Learn a whole host of handy retention skills with The Memory Booster Workout. The tips and exercises in this book will help you remember names and numbers and even shop without the need for a list.

    This book contains a 10-step plan to maximise the potential of your memory. All the tips are straightforward but have been scientifically tested and will help maximise your strengths. They'll also work around your weaknesses.

    A very clearly presented book, it will help you unclutter your life in an effort to improve your memory and critical thinking skills.
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    Celebrate the Bard's best work with this set of four beautiful prints.

    Containing four prints that each contain abridged versions of some of the most popular Shakespeare plays, this is an amazing set of art to be - or not to be - displayed on any literature lover's wall.

    Stories featured on these posters:
    Macbeth
    Hamlet
    Romeo and Juliet
    Julius Caesar

    Tube size 320 x 90mm
    Each print size 420 x 295mm
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    Dixe Wills, a Book People favourite author, looks at Britain's tiniest treasures in this eye-opening book.

    He examines the smallest counties in the land, crosses the shortest river and enjoys a ride on the tiniest ferry. Covering castles, cathedrals, cinemas, pubs, museums, theatres, woods and stately homes, he explains how these gems are united in their lack of size and many of them are only known to locals.

    He explains how although these attractions and sites are all small in stature, they offer big fun.
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    Featuring a recreation of the 'Chandos portrait', the only portrait of Shakespeare that has a claim to have been painted from life, this 1,000-piece puzzle is sure to keep jigsaw fans happily entertained for hours.

    The portrait was actually the first one to be acquired by the National Portrait Gallery when it was founded in 1856 and this jigsaw makes a great gift for fans of the Bard and classic literature.

    Box size: 270 x 190mm. Puzzle size: 480 x 680mm
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    Make a model of the Millennium Falcon and enjoy a book filled with fun facts and character profiles from a galaxy far, far away.

    This Star Wars book includes moments from the saga and even explains all about the schematics the spaceships featured in the film.

    You won't need any glue to put the pieces together and when fully built, the model measures 30 x 30cm. It even has moveable cannons and a radar dish. The removable panels also allow Star Wars fans to look inside and find out more about the famous freighter.
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    We all know books can take you on an incredible journey. How about continuing this so it continues onto your walls?

    These beautiful prints feature abridged versions of famous stories including The Jungle Book and the text forms together to create an iconic character or scene from the book. They're a must for literature lovers.

    Stories featured on these posters:
    Around the World in Eighty Days
    The Lost World
    Peter Pan
    The Jungle Book

    Tube size 320 x 90mm
    Each print size 420 x 295mm
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    It would be a bright idea to spark up any party or gathering with these light bulb-shaped drinking glasses!

    Presented in four different colours and with matching straws, each glass can hold 400ml of your favourite cold beverage and will light up the face of anyone lucky enough to drink from them.

    They can be used as dazzling ornaments, too!

    Dimensions - box: 180 x 375mm (recyclable). Each glass:180 x 110mm
    Capacity: 400ml each
  • HW3228
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    Brew up a plan to get into Mum and Dad's good books with the joint gift of these fun porcelain mugs with incorporated cork coasters. The mugs have the messages 'This is Mum's' and 'This is Dad's' and come presented in a gift box.

    Simply fill with Mum and Dad's drink of choice for instant favourite child status.
    Dimensions: 180 x 220mm
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    Narrated by big-name actors including Dan Stevens, Bill Nighy, Rory Kinnear and Damien Lewis, this audio collection contains the first four books in Ian Fleming's classic James Bond series.

    Featuring Casino Royale, Live and Let Die, Moonraker and Diamonds are Forever, these CDs (complete with original, unabridged text) follow the spy on his various missions and are sure to keep anyone who loves all things 007 happily entertained.

    Casino Royale follows Bond as he aims to neutralise the Russian operative Le Chiffre by ruining him at the baccarat table; Moonraker has him trying to stop a millionaire-backed project that could threaten Britain's defence system; Live and Let Die is a tale of terror, treachery and torture; and Diamonds are Forever finds diamonds being smuggled from Africa to America via Britain.

    Format: CD

    Unabridged

    Approximate running time: 26 hours