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  • RWAS 7 years +

    Robert Winston Ask a Scientist (Hardback)

    Robert Winston

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    Why is the sky blue? Do dogs cry? Could you jump off the world?

    Professor Robert Winston answers questions about all things science in this jaw-dropping book. Each question has been asked by a real child and Robert gives accessible answers to the questions.

    The questions cover chemistry, physics, the human body, Earth, space and nature and the book has fun and engaging artwork.
    • £3.99
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  • FIEN 3 years +

    Zoo Friends Collection - 10 Books (Collection)

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    Which animal has done a poo in the zoo? Who wants to join the critters at the hibernation hotel? And will that lion ever find some peace and quiet?

    We just know your animal-obsessed children will love these energetic picture books inspired by the creatures found in zoos. They are bright, bold and brilliant and vary from laugh-out-loud tales to soothing stories. They're all presented in a sturdy slipcase.

    Written by talented authors who know what makes a good children's story and featuring artwork from our Bedtime Story Competition illustrators Ada Grey, Alison Brown and many more, these are simply roar-some stories to share with your young readers!
    Format: paperback
    • £12.99
    • RRP £69.90
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  • DWLC

    The Diabetes Weight Loss Cookbook (Hardback)

    Katie and Giancarlo Caldesi

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    If you have type 2 diabetes and are looking to live a healthier lifestyle, this is the cookbook for you. It highlights a life-changing diet that can help prevent and reverse the condition.

    Katie and Giancarlo Caldesi reveal how to halt the progress of diabetes, lose weight and bring blood glucose down to a normal level while still eating delicious food as part of a low-carb diet.

    It presents a staged process of incorporating more low-carb, natural and nutrient-dense foods by reducing added sugars, cutting back on starchy food and ditching processed foods for longer-lasting health. The recipes are simple to prepare and there's even a carefully constructed diet plan (complete with portion sizes) for you to follow.
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  • MOBV

    Mob Veggie (Hardback)

    Ben Lebus

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    This is the ultimate affordable vegan and vegetarian cooking bible.

    MOB Kitchen founder Ben Lebus shares tasty and fuss-free recipes that are perfect for vegetarians cooking on a budget in his second book, MOB Veggie.

    The easy, accessible and affordable (each recipe should feed four people for under #10) dishes are all delicious and use simple storecupboard staples including salt, pepper and olive oil.

    Among our top tips for you to feast on are the miso-glazed sticky aubergine with sesame rice and sweet potato gnocchi and jackfruit curry.
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  • RYLR 7 years +

    The Royal Rabbits Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Santa Montefiore

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    The Hobbit meets Fantastic Mr Fox meets Watership Down in this charming collection from renowned storytellers and bestselling authors Santa Montefiore and Simon Sebag Montefiore.

    Packed with fun, fantasy and adventure, The Royal Rabbits of London tells a madcap story about a secret society that will do anything to protect the royal family from the horrible Ratzis. In Escape From the Tower, the Ratzis are back and plotting chaos up in the Shard, but it gets worse when weakling Shylo Tawny-Tail is kidnapped.

    The Great Diamond Chase will have you eager to turn the pages when a precious diamond is stolen from Buckingham Palace. Can the Royal Rabbits uncover the culprit and rescue the diamond in time?

    Format: paperback
    • £5.99
    • RRP £20.97
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  • EBUR

    Emma Burstall Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Emma Burstall

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    A shocking turn of events sweeps the small community of picturesque Cornish village Tremarnock; a glamorous new couple arrive and make the village their home; and Londoner Bramble Challoner and her best friend are looking for adventure...

    Covering the lives, loves and secrets of a Cornish village, these three books are smartly written and sure to bring a smile to your face.

    For fans of authors like: Liz Fenwick, Penny Vincenzi, Jenny Colgan
    This collection contains books 1-3 in Emma Burstall's Tremarnock series
    Format: paperback
    • £5.99
    • RRP £23.97
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  • ED2134

    Periodic Table 500-Piece Jigsaw Puzzle (Other)

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    With engaging images, facts and figures, this detailed puzzle is perfect for anyone who likes to test their puzzle skills.

    The Puzzlebilities Periodic Table jigsaw is a fun and educational way for both children and adults to increase their understanding of the periodic table. You can complete the puzzle on your own or get together with family and friends for hours of enjoyment.

    Contains 500 pieces. Jigsaw size: 625 x 496mm.
    • £4.99
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  • STEV

    Steve Cavanagh Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Steve Cavanagh

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    Before becoming a lawyer, Eddie Flynn was a con artist. It doesn't take him long to realise that the two careers are not actually that different...

    In these pacy and absorbing reads, Eddie's past catches up with him. The Defence is the first book in the bestselling series and it finds Eddie vowing never to set foot in a courtroom again. When the Russian Mafia track him down and kidnap his daughter, he has no choice... Under the scrutiny of the media and the FBI, Eddie must use every trick in the book to ensure he sees Amy again.

    The Plea finds Eddie representing an innocent client that could put his wife's livelihood in jeopardy; and The Liar finds him taking on the case of a missing daughter and her desperate father.
    For fans of authors like: John Grisham, Lee Child, Vince Flynn

    This collection contains books 1-3 in Steve Cavanagh's Eddie Flynn series
    Format: paperback
    • £5.99
    • RRP £26.97
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  • WMDG

    Why Mummy Doesn't Give A ... (Hardback)

    Gill Sims

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    Gill Sims, the creator of Peter and Jane and bestselling author of Why Mummy Drinks, hilariously captures the trials and tribulations of all stages of parenthood in Why Mummy Doesn't Give a ****!

    With some fruity language and hearty cursing, she candidly and hilariously talks about the 'phases' and 'stages' of growing up and how children never seem to grow out of them - and how, if they do, another one comes along shortly after! From potty training to picky eating and refusals to nap to snarky back chat, she ponders when it will all end...

    Mummy has dreams of living in a quirky rural cottage with a big garden but life hasn't turned out the way she hoped. Her precious moppets are now teenagers and are communicating mainly in grunts while they Snapchat the night away...
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  • DLLF

    The Doll Factory (Hardback)

    Elizabeth Macneal

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    Praised by The Girl on the Train author Paula Hawkins and a Radio 2 Book Club choice, Elizabeth Macneal's debut novel The Doll Factory is a provocative and tantalising tale of art, obsession and possession in Victorian London.

    It's 1850 and Iris wants nothing more than to be an artist. The greatest spectacle London has ever seen is being built in Hyde Park and it's while in the crowd that she meets Silas, a collector entranced by anything strange and beautiful.

    Soon after, Iris is asked to model for pre-Raphaelite artist Louis Frost and she agrees on the condition that he teach her to paint. This opens a world of opportunities for her, but Silas is also becoming dangerously obsessed with everything Iris does...

    We couldn't put this expertly crafted historical mystery down and would recommend it to anyone who enjoyed The Miniaturist.
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  • MHLL

    Matthew Hall Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Matthew Hall

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    When divorcee Jenny Cooper is appointed the Severn Vale District Coroner, she's hoping for a quiet life as she pieces her life back together. However, the office she inherits from the recently deceased Harry Marshall contains neglected files hiding disturbing secrets and a trail of buried evidence...

    Jenny finds herself investigating whether the death in custody of a young boy could be linked to the deaths of a teenage prostitute and Marshall himself; whether there's been a cover-up in the case of two missing students; and the shocking discovery of a man's body with a cross gouged into his flesh in an overgrown cemetery...

    For fans of authors like Lynda La Plante, Sophie Hannah, Val McDermid

    This collection includes books 1-3 in Matthew Hall's Coroner Jenny Cooper series
    Format: paperback
    • £5.99
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  • BGDR 8 years +

    The Boy Who Grew Dragons Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Andy Shepherd

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    There's a dragonfruit tree at the bottom of Tomas' grandad's garden. Tomas takes a funny fruit from it and is shocked when a tiny dragon hatches!

    He names it Flicker and soon the two are having a great, if unpredictable, time! Tomas learns that dragons make amazing pets, but they're also dangerous and can set fire to your toothbrush...

    Tomas realises that he will have to learn how to look after a dragon but then something extraordinary happens: more dragonfruits are appearing on the tree. It seems like Tomas is officially growing dragons!

    Full of heart and humour, these are quirky, acclaimed stories about a boy and his ever-growing flight of dragons. Sara Ogilvie's stunning illustrations just add to the joy in these fun-filled stories for fans of the Treehouse series and Toto the Ninja Cat.

    This collection contains books 1-3 in Andy Shepherd's The Boy Who Grew Dragons series.
    Format: paperback
    • £5.99
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  • PYCK

    RHS 50 Plants You Can't Kill (Hardback)

    Jamie Butterworth

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    This book showcases 50 resilient and easy-to-grow plant types for gardeners who are short on time and low on space.

    Suitable for outdoor or indoor gardeners, the plants have been selected for their ability to withstand the actions (or lack thereof) of even the most forgettable gardener.

    There are handy plant profiles for everything from edibles for a windowsill to potted plants for balconies and this book also offers advice on where each plant should be placed and how you can help them thrive without too much maintenance and disruption to your precious time.

    It lists do's and don'ts for different plants and also provides basic information on planting, watering, growing from seed and feeding.
    • £6.99
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  • ANTH

    Anthony Horowitz Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Anthony Horowitz

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    This mysterious collection includes three puzzling page-turners from the bestselling author, Anthony Horowitz - including two Sherlock Holmes stories.

    The House of Silk finds London frozen by a seemingly everlasting winter in 1890. Holmes and Watson are enjoying a nice cup of tea in 221b Baker Street when an agitated gentleman arrives unannounced. He mentions a scar-faced man has been stalking him and soon our heroic detectives find themselves in a case that stretches from the streets of London to the criminal underworld of Boston...

    In Moriarty, Holmes is dead - he fell to his doom along with his nemesis Moriarty at Reichenbach Falls. But the death of Moriarty has inspired a fiendish new criminal mastermind - and Pinkerton agent Frederick Chase has to hunt this elusive criminal down before he has the chance to cause significant damage; Magpie Murders is an Atticus Pünd story that finds the talented detective looking into a murder at Pye Hall that may not be quite what it seems.

    For fans of authors like: Ngaio Marsh, Agatha Christie, Arthur Conan Doyle.
    Format: paperback
    • £5.99
    • RRP £26.97
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  • ICCC

    ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Official Book (Other)

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    Howzat! The Cricket World Cup took place in England and Wales from 30 May to 14 July this year and this is official guide to the incredible event is a fabulous memento of the sporting event that saw England achieve glory in stunning fashion against New Zealand via a super over.

    Illustrated with full-colour photographs, this book explores the history of the sport and recalls the most memorable moments from past World Cups. It also includes an analysis of all 10 teams competing for the prize - England, Australia, India, New Zealand, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, the Windies, South Africa, Bangladesh and Afghanistan.

    It highlights the star players and venues and includes a full fixture schedule for you to complete as a memento of a sporting summer that saw England fight it out for the grand prize in the world's favourite summer sport.
    • £2.99
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  • LFWM 5 years +

    Lift-the-Flap: Around the World Mazes (Paperback)

    Maxime Lebrun

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    Globetrotting children can learn about the different countries of the world as they complete the routes in this a-maze-ingly interactive book!

    As children find their way through the marvellous mazes, they'll be able to learn about amazing animals including giraffes and koalas and the world's most famous sights like the Eiffel Tower and the Statue of Liberty.
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  • RCHL

    Rachael Lucas Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Rachael Lucas

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    Rachael Lucas writes stunning stories about love, friendship and new beginnings that will warm your heart. They're perfect summer reads to pack in your suitcase.

    Wildflower Bay is about a little island with big secrets. Isla has landed her dream job as a head stylist at an exclusive salon in Edinburgh but the focus on having a successful career means a social life has completely passed her by. Until now. When her aunt asks for her help, Isla heads to the remote island of Auchenmor and comes across Finn, a 35-year-old man who has just had a reality check...

    Coming Up Roses is the story of country air, cowslips and a charismatic rogue; and Finding Hope at Hillside Farm follows Ella as she tries to find happiness with a man called Harry and his little girl, Hope.

    For fans of authors like: Cathy Bramley, Katie Fforde, Jill Mansell
    Format: paperback
    • £6.99
    • RRP £22.97
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  • TURC 5 years +

    The Usborne Reading Collection (Collection)

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    Developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton, The Usborne Reading Collection features 40 titles incorporating a broad range of story styles.

    They are designed to help your child grow as a reader and develop their interests so that they can find the right books for their tastes.

    From early stories about robots, pirates, princes and princesses to much-loved classics including The Billy Goats Gruff, Pinocchio and Alice in Wonderland and comical original new favourites including The Clumsy Crocodile, the charming tales in this collection are fully illustrated and are ideal for inspiring a love of reading. There are also abridged editions of more advanced stories like The Railway Children, Black Beauty and Macbeth for children to enjoy.

    The pack includes 25 books from the Usborne Young Reading Series 1 and a further 15 books from Usborne Young Reading Series 2.

    Format: paperback
    • £39.99
    • RRP £159.60
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  • JASH

    Juliet Ashton Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Juliet Ashton

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    Juliet Ashton's feel-good novels are perfect for fans of Penny Parkes, Katie Fforde and David Nicholls.

    These Days of Ours follows cousins and best friends Kate and Becca as they grow up together and marry their childhood sweethearts. But love doesn't always follow the path you expect...

    The Woman at Number 24 is a warm, witty and wonderful read about a group of residents and their loves and lives; while The Sunday Lunch Club finds Anna coming to terms with an unexpected pregnancy at the age of 40 - as well as dealing with her family's various issues.
    Format: paperback
    • £5.99
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  • TRAP 9 years +

    Abie Longstaff's Trapdoor Mysteries Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Abie Longstaff

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    From the author of The Fairytale Hairdresser series, the Trapdoor Mysteries follows 10-year-old Tally and her best friend Squill (who's a squirrel, of course) as they solve mysteries with the help of a secret library...

    Orphan Tally is the servant girl at Mollet Manor and she's also the Secret Keeper of the magical library hidden underneath the grounds. When the manor is burgled in book one, Tally must use the books to catch the criminals - but can she use them to find her missing mother too?

    In book two, Lady Mollett's puppy is kidnapped and Tally must find the dognapper before it's too late! And book three sees a ghost turn up at the manor - can the library help Tally catch something that no one can see?

    Format: paperback
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  • LDWM 5 years +

    Lego Activity Doodle Book with Minifigure (Paperback)

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    Your little LEGO fan can build up their creative skills with this awesome activity book, which comes with a free Minifigure!

    It features a host of Minifigures including a firefighter, werewolf and police officer and is absolutely bursting with ideas for drawing, designing and scribbling.

    It's sure to inspire a child's imagination as they get stuck into the fun activities over the summer holidays.
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  • JESS 10 years +

    Jess Butterworth Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Jess Butterworth

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    Three stand-alone novels from Jess Butterworth with warm, accessible text and strong, environmental messages about caring for the world we live in. We'd recommend them for fans of Ross Welford and David Baddiel's children's books.

    Running on the Roof of the World is a richly atmospheric story of survival and hope set in Tibet, India. It follows 12-year-old Tash and her best friend Sam as they travel across the mountains to save her parents - with the help of the Dalai Lama.

    In When the Mountains Roared, Ruby is sent to live in the middle of the wilderness in India and she's sure it will never truly feel like home. But when the last remaining leopards of the mountains are threatened, Ruby vows to do all she can do to protect them.

    And in Swimming Against the Storm, Eliza and her sister Avery are determined to save their home in a small fishing village on the coast of Louisiana. With sea levels rising, they go searching for the dangerous wolf-like loup-garou to encourage the government to save its habitat - and their community.
    Format: paperback
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  • ED2132

    Solar System 500-Piece Jigsaw Puzzle (Other)

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    Perfect for anyone who likes to test their puzzle skills, the Puzzlebilities Solar System Jigsaw is a fun and educational way for both children and adults to learn about the Solar System.

    You can complete the puzzle on your own or get together with family and friends for hours of enjoyment!

    Contains 500 pieces. Jigsaw size: 914 x 609mm
    • £4.99
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  • YETI Toddlers

    Never Feed a Yeti Spaghetti (Other)

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    Never Feed a Yeti Spaghetti is a rhyming board book packed with images of animals with wide-open mouths with felt teeth.

    Children will have so much fun putting their hands through the die-cut mouths to mimic feeding these hungry creatures including a chimp who wants some shrimp, a llama in need of a banana and a cheetah who loves nothing more than a fajita.

    This tactile and sturdy board book has amusing rhyming text and is fun for young children to read with their parents as they get ready for bed.
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