New Books

  • Elmer Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781783448203 - David McKee
    ELMG 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £11.00
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    David McKee's Elmer stories delight toddlers and younger readers and this jumbo collection contains 10 stories starring the patchwork elephant.

    Elmer tries to work out why he's not the same colour as the other elephants; makes a delightfully bouncy new friend; and has a lot of fun playing in the snow.

    Presented in a generous size and in a beautiful bag, these books are gorgeously illustrated with so many colours and are full of morals for children to learn from.

    Format: paperback
  • JWTM
    • £7.99
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    The Body Coach Joe Wicks shares over 100 nutritious recipes that are perfect for sharing and take just 30 minutes to make in this sumptuous healthy eating cookbook.

    Joe has always been adamant you don't need to have loads of time to cook great food and these healthy dishes are either reduced-carb or carb-refuel - making them perfect for anyone who's familiar with Joe's eating structure (load up on the carbs on an active day!).

    Among the tasty recipes Joe shares are a 'Bang Bang' chicken stir-fry and a sausage and mushroom pie.
  • A Very Murderous Christmas - Hardback - 9781788162517
    AVMC
    • £3.00
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    Following the success of Murder Under the Christmas Tree and Murder on Chrstmas Eve, this set of short stories contains 10 classic crime tales for the festive season from big-name authors including Margery Allingham, Colin Dexter and Ruth Rendell.

    Although Christmas is often thought of as a time of joy and celebration, there are always people about who hold a grudge or have a dirty, guilty secret... These wicked tales follow antagonists who unleash festive havoc with murders and mayhem very much on the menu...

    We wish you a merry murderous Christmas...
  • ST2827
    • £5.99
    This set of 22 pencils comes with fun erasers, each with pictures and quotes from the well-loved Roald Dahl book, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

    Dimensions: 249mm x 415mm
  • Rainbow Magic: Magical Talent Fairy Collection - 35 Books - Collection - 9781408359068 - Daisy Meadows
    RNBM 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £20.00
    • RRP £174.65
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    • Just 57.00p per book
    Our latest Rainbow Magic collection contains 35 fantastic stories about fairies with incredible talents... And the magical slipcase even has instructions for making a Lacey the Little Mermaid Fairy peg doll!

    A Book People favourite with children aged 5 and over, these stories find the Dance Fairies having to rescue their magic dance ribbons; the Sporty Fairies preparing for the Fairy Olympics; and the Showtime Fairies auditioning for a talent show.

    Completely spellbinding from first page to last, the easy-to-read Rainbow Magic stories are full of fun and will appeal to any child who has just started to read independently.

    Format: paperback
  • One Enchanted Evening - Anton Du Beke - Hardback - 9781785764806 - Anton Du Beke
    EEAB
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    One Enchanted Evening, Strictly Come Dancing's Anton Du Beke's debut novel, will take you back to the glitz and glamour of 1930s ballrooms.

    The exclusive Buckingham Hotel is a place where the rich, famous and elite all gather to socialise and dance their cares away. But unseen hotel staff are hiding behind the plush curtains and discreet doors.

    Meanwhile, the storm clouds of war are gathering and scandal and secrets are starting to be spilled...
  • PCBF
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    From relegation battles to World Cups and glorious trophy wins to the 'robot' goal celebration, Peter Crouch is one of the country's favourite - and most recognisable - footballers. The former England international also has a warm sense of self-depreciating humour and that's reflected in this eye-opening and gossipy autobiography.

    Crouchy looks back over a career that has taken in stints at (take a deep breath) Queens Park Rangers, Portsmouth, Aston Villa, Norwich, Southampton, Liverpool, Portsmouth, Tottenham Hotspur and Stoke City and lifts the lid on what really goes on behind the dressing-room doors of English football.

    He fondly remembers the team-mate who arrived at training in a bright red suit with matching top-hat, cane and glasses, without any actual glass in them; the players who refuse to touch a football before a game; and what what Cristiano Ronaldo says to himself when he looks in the mirror.

    He also talks about the rigours of post-match interviews; the perils of making a fool out of yourself on social media; and fall-outs with Rafa Benitez! He also recalls what it was like working for Harry Redknapp and the time Sven-Goran Eriksson's assistant Tord Grip brought out his accordion...
  • ST2829
    • £5.99
    This set of 22 pencils comes with fun erasers, each with pictures and phrases from the well-loved Roald Dahl book Matilda.

    Dimensions: 249mm x 415mm
  • Man Booker Prize 2018 Shortlist - 6 Books - Collection - 9990000037865
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    • £38.00
    • RRP £95.94
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    • Just £6.33 per book
    Book People is very excited to bring you all six novels on this year's Man Booker Prize 2018 shortlist in hardback - including the winner Milkman by Anna Burns. This is a story of how gossip, hearsay and silence can bring about life-changing consequences...

    The rest of this year's shortlist is as eclectic and thought-provoking as ever. Daisy Johnson's Everything Under is a daring story of family, identity, fate, language and love; Rachel Kushner's The Mars Room is a powerful account of life in an American women's prison; and Richard Powers' The Overstory is a fable about humanity's treatment of the natural world.

    Esi Edugyan's Washington Black is an extraordinary adventure about a runaway slave; and Robin Robertson's The Long Take follows a soldier who tries to find himself through a series of poems as he travels through post-war America.

    Format: hardback
  • MasterChef The Classics with a Twist - Hardback - 9780241340585 - MasterChef
    MCWT
    • £7.00
    • RRP £25.00
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    Take your cooking to the next level with the MasterChef winners' takes on 100 classic recipes. From pina colada syllabub to chilli con carne samosas, there's so much for you to try out and enjoy.

    Bringing together recipes from a decade's worth of winners including Ping Coombes, Saliha Mahmood Ahmed and Celebrity MasterChef winner Angellica Bell, this imaginative and inventive cookbook also contains interviews that reveal the chefs' inspirations.

    This is a book bursting with ambitious and achievable recipes that will help you make ordinary dishes extraordinary!
  • WRWT
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    This Guinness World Records book covers the biggest, smallest, fastest, deadliest and downright weirdest creatures from the animal kingdom.

    There are stories and first-hand accounts about the animals from zoology experts including Sir David Attenborough, Jane Goodall, Steve Backshall and the Irwin family. All of these famous figures also offer tips for budding conservationists.

    From gentle giants to powerful predators, this is a fascinating account of some of our strangest and most incredible wildlife. It includes a chapter dedicated to the animals that lived when dinosaurs ruled the Earth.
  • ST2830
    • £5.99
    This set of 22 pencils comes with fun erasers, each with pictures and phrases from the well-loved Roald Dahl book James and the Giant Peach.

    Dimensions: 249mm x 415mm
  • Mr. Men Every Day Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780603576546 - Roger Hargreaves
    MMEV 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £5.00
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    • Just 50.00p per book
    Young readers will love joining the classic Mr. Men characters including Mr. Bump, Mr. Happy and Little Miss Sunshine as they enjoy everyday experiences and exciting adventures in this 10-book collection.

    The beloved characters head out on a camping trip; enjoy a day out at the park; and visit the doctor across these easy-to-follow stories.

    These are common experiences that children will recognise from their day-to-day lives and the bright and bold colours and simple, easy-to-follow plots make these books so appealing.

    Format: paperback
  • Agatha Raisin & The Dead Ringer - Hardback - 9781472126962 - MC Beaton
    ARDR
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    M.C. Beaton's latest bestseller following the cases of Agatha Raisin finds a bell ringer winding up dead. Will our beloved sleuth be able to prove retired lawyer Joseph Kennell's innocence, even though he shouted he 'felt like killing them' during their performance?

    Twins Mavis and Millicent Dupin are among the most dedicated bell ringers in England and are so excited about the upcoming visit of the Bishop. However, this passion turns to over-excitement and they end up bullying the other bell ringers - much to Josephe's chagrin.

    When the twins' home is broken into one night and Millicent is found dead, struck from a hammer blow, suspicion falls on the lawyer...
  • VADR
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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.
  • CT1000
    • £6.99
    Create and count down to Christmas with this festive felt calendar.

    Sew together 24 felt bags and attach them to a festive backing sheet - complete with baubles, trees and candy canes - for a handmade countdown to the big day.

    Ages 7+

    Contents: instructions, felt backing sheet, pre-cut sticky back felt pieces, red wool, green thread, 48 x red and green buttons, plastic needle.

    Box dimensions: 250mm x 250mm.
  • Winnie and Wilbur Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780192771933 - Valerie Thomas & Korky Paul
    WNWB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £10.00
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    Fall under the spell of Winnie the Witch and her loyal and long-suffering companion, Wilbur the cat!

    This collection of picture books is completely magical. Written by original Winnie author Valerie Thomas and illustrated by the one and only Korky Paul, these stories follow Winnie and Wilbur as they travel to space, enjoy a fine winter and even meet Santa!

    Format: paperback
  • A Keeper - Graham Norton - Hardback - 9781473664975 - Graham Norton
    AKGN
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    Popular presenter and comedian Graham Norton follows up his bestselling debut novel Holding with A Keeper - a twisted tale of family secrets set on the coast of Ireland.

    Elizabeth Keane has returned to Ireland after her mother's death and is determined to wrap up that part of her life. There's nothing for her in this area, and she's beginning to wonder if there ever was...

    While clearing out her mother's house, she finds a small stash of letters that unveil previously unheard truths. Forty years earlier, a young woman had stumbled from a remote stone house to escape the darkness. She has no sense of where she's going but knows she must carry on...
  • CRBI
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    Featuring cars from all over the world in every shape and size, this is the ultimate car bible for petrolheads.

    From the Ford Cortina to the Lamborghini Gallardo, it's packed with facts, stats and photographs of hundreds of classic cars from throughout history.

    Featuring classic, concept and conventional cars, it's an indispensable guide for car lovers to fully absorb themselves in.
  • CT1001
    • £3.99
    Make your own perfectly plush penguin with this easy-to-assemble kit.

    With easy-to-follow instructions, this is a great way for children to embrace their creativity and make something special for the most wonderful time of the year.

    This cool craft kit provides festive fun for creative kids aged 8 and over.

    Ages 8 plus

    Contents: Instructions, pre-cut plush, white thread, needle, stuffing, plastic eyes
  • Quentin Blake Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781782958871 - Quentin Blake
    QTNB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £11.99
    • RRP £69.90
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    • Just £1.20 per book
    A much-loved illustrator famed for his iconic association with Roald Dahl's tales, Quentin Blake is also a brilliant and witty writer in his own right and his stories are an absolute joy.

    This fun-filled collection brings together ten picture books that are sure to delight children of all ages. There's the over-ambitious Mrs Armitage; the amazing performance artist Angelo; and the famous Mister Magnolia, a man who has so many skills and possessions but only one boot.

    These madcap tales and lovable characters are sure to bring joy to any child's bedtime reading. The hilarious books also feature Quentin's trademark illustrations. It's a collection sure to be returned to again and again.
    Format: paperback
  • Queen Victoria - Lucy Worsley - Hardback - 9781473651388 - Lucy Worsley
    QNVC
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    Popular BBC presenter and acclaimed historian Lucy Worsley examines how Queen Victoria grew from dancing princess to one of Britain's greatest monarchs in this eye-opening biography.

    Lucy looks at 24 significant days from Victoria's life including her birth and her coronation to reveal what she was like as a person and how her actions left a mark on history.

    Published to coincide with the 200th anniversary of Queen Victoria's birth, this biography celebrates Queen Victoria's extraordinary personal life.
  • The Turn of Midnight - Hardback - 9781760632168 - Minette Walters
    TURN
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    It's 1349 and the Black Death is continuing to plague England - and the quarantined people of Develish, Dorseteshire are starting to question whether they are the only survivors in the country...

    As their supplies start to dwindle, the community prepare to head to the outside world, but how will they find safety in a desolated wasteland? Free-thinking serf Thaddeus Thurkell decides to find out.

    He leads a team with the purpose of finding freedom for Develish's people. However, this leads to a life-threatening struggle over power, money and religion...

    Written by Minette Walters, this is a compelling and thought-provoking piece of historical fiction.
  • CT1002
    • £3.99
    Sew together a smiling snowman with this Make Your Own Festive Snowman kit.

    Ages 8+

    Contents: instructions, plush, yarn, ribbon, stuffing, buttons, plastic eyes, needle.

    Box dimensions: 180mm x 200mm.