Christmas

Prepare for Christmas

  • BMAS 5 years +
    Nadiya Hussain
    5 years +
    • £5.99
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    Nadiya Hussain is one of the nation's favourite bakers following her winning appearance on the Great British Bake Off and tremendously popular British Food Adventures series. She's also proven to be a successful children's author, with Bake Me a Story being a bestseller and huge favourite with Book People customers.

    This time around, Nadiya tells festive stories and presents recipes that complement them. Designed to bring families into the kitchen at the most wonderful time of the year, among the easy-to-bake recipes are cheesy-feet biscuits that go with the story of some odd socks and where they go at Christmas time; pastry to go with the Elves and the Chouxmaker; and a nut roast to go with 'Twas the Night Before Christmas.

    All the stories have gorgeous illustrations by Clair Rossiter and celebrate the joy of sharing.
  • SCCH
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    This brilliant book from DK shows you how to craft your way through over 40 fantastic festive projects including gifts, decorations and wrapping paper. All inspired by German and Nordic festive markets, they're sure to turn heads.

    From home-made bath salts to floating tea lights and gingerbread hearts, the projects all have step-by-step instructions and there's even a chapter focusing on last-minute ideas. Other ideas are flower garlands, edible gift tags and authentic tree ornaments.

    This book also has full-size templates and photography that will surely inspire you to have a home-made holiday.
  • Jamie's Christmas Cookbook - Hardback - 9780718183653 - Jamie Oliver
    JMCC
    Jamie Oliver
    (3)
    • £10.00
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    Covering the entire festive period - from party food to the main Christmas lunch - Jamie Oliver will show you how to make cracking food for the occasion in his latest cookbook.

    With over 130 recipes, Jamie has Christmas covered. From party fare to edible gifts, teatime treats, cocktails and ideas for what you should do with all the leftovers, he's even made sure every dish can be cooked at the same oven temperature - making things easier for you to mix and match.

    Describing it as the greatest hits, there are meat and fish dishes, veggie and vegan plates, gravy and trimmings and some truly spectacular desserts. All tried and trusted, you'll return to this cookbook again and again.
  • DOAC
    James Ramsden
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    Written by the author of Do-Ahead Dinners and the founder of Secret Larder, one of London's most popular supper clubs, James Ramsden's Do-Ahead Christmas is a stunning collection of planning techniques, storage solutions and delicious recipes to help prepare for Christmas - and the sometimes tricky Christmas dinner.

    Prepare your table for the arrival of friends and relatives this Christmas and take all the stress out of cooking on the big day with James's enjoyable 'do-ahead' approach to cooking. Packed full of practical advice for making tasty, creative Christmas dishes well in advance, the book removes the stress and lets readers enjoy their Christmas dinner preparations.

    From Christmas canapes to delicious drinks, edible gifts and Christmas lunch - not forgetting the all-important trimmings! - Do-Ahead Christmas is the must-have book for foodies this festive season.
  • Half Yard Christmas - Paperback - 9781782211471 - Debbie Shore
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    Debbie Shore
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    Book People customers have really enjoyed sewing superstar Debbie Shore's Half Yard Heaven and Half Yard Home. Now she's back with festive-themed projects to create using leftover pieces of fabric in Half Yard Christmas.

    The book has six themed chapters - rustic, traditional, contemporary, monochrome, Scandinavian and kids - and each one offers simple projects that you can mix and match to decorate your home at Christmas... or give to friends and family as holiday gifts.

    Packed with Debbie's friendly guidance and easy-to-follow photographs of each process, the book will leave you and your home feeling festive in no time!
  • ST2674
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    Christmas is coming and this collection of wrapping paper will ensure that your presents look stylish.

    With 12 sheets of wrapping paper in six different designs, the gift wrap also comes with 12 matching gift tags - all presented in a variety of shapes and sizes.

    Sheet size: 460 x 840mm, Packaging size: 240 x 235mm
  • HMCH
    DK
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    If you're planning on giving hand-made gifts this Christmas, then this DK book will show you how to make beautiful cards, gifts, decorations and bakes.

    With step-by-step instructions and plenty of photographs, the projects use techniques ranging from metalwork to bread making and focus on upcycling and using natural materials.

    Enjoy your most creative Christmas yet with this cool craft book.
  • CRLS
    Andrew Gant
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    Everyone loves a good Christmas carol, and Christmas Carols: From Village Green to Church Choir by Andrew Gant is filled with 20 festive favourites alongside little-known histories, great anecdotes and heart-warming stories about each of the best-loved Christmas songs.

    Carols have the power to evoke a special kind of winter ambience - but how do they do it? In the book, Andrew Gant unravels the captivating - and sometimes surprising - tales of great musicians, thinkers, saints, monks and drunks, helping readers to discover the stories of how their favourite Christmas carols came to be.

    Brimming with expert knowledge, charming tales and all of the lyrics and melodic scores you will need to perform the best-loved yuletide classics, Christmas Carols is a fittingly festive and joyous account of the time-honoured tradition of Christmas caroling.
  • Party Food to Share - Hardback - 9781849758628 - Kathy Kordalis
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    Kathy Kordalis
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    This book will quickly become your bible to entertaining. It explains how you don't need to spend hours preparing food when you have a gathering.

    Showing you the best foods to serve, whatever season of the year it is, it is bursting with ideas that can be whipped up after work or during a really busy weekend. It tells you the best things to buy in advance and the dishes that really are simple to prepare.

    By following the handy advice in this cookbook you'll be able to spend happy times with all your guests and avoid all the stress that comes with getting ready for them to arrive.
  • MNFT
    Sachiyo Ishii
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    As it never frays when cut, felting is more popular than ever before and as we head towards Christmas, what better material to make your decorations from?

    In this book, well-known crafter Sachiyo Ishii presents 30 quirky, easy-to-make projects ranging from baubles to penguins and a Santa Claus complete with sleigh and reindeer. You could even make the complete Christmas story!

    Sure to turn some heads when on display in your home, all of the quirky ornaments are suitable for all levels of felter as the techniques and stitches you need are explained through photographs at the beginning of the book and templates are also included.
  • Sew Advent Calendars - Paperback - 9781782214885 - Debbie Shore
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    Debbie Shore
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    Book People favourite Debbie Shore explains how to sew unique and personalised advent calendars, filled with festive treats, for all your loved ones in this oh-sew-good book.

    With designs ranging from traditional flat-pocket calendars to hanging cones and festive pouches, you'll be able to sew something for every age. All the techniques you'll need are covered and the projects are shown clearly with step-by-step tips.
  • CK2407
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    By cooking the recipes included in The Perfect Christmas, you'll be able to enjoy festive feasts with your family and friends.

    From hearty Christmas dinners to delicious side dishes and favourite desserts, this is both an ideal gift and a great go-to guide for cooking up something special for Christmas lunch.
  • ABCC 5 years +
    Andy Seed
    5 years +
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    Find out who banned Christmas carols; make your own igloo; and create some cracking Christmas cards with the fun-filled activities featured in The Anti-Boredom Christmas Book.

    Fully illustrated in colour, the book has festive facts, silly lists, jolly jokes, Christmassy quizzes and other winter-themed activities to enjoy and complete.

    With its eye-catching style and sense of humour running throughout, this book also encourages children to talk about their favourite Christmas films and write their own silly version of the 12 Days of Christmas.
  • DPAR
    Rose Prince
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    Daily Telegraph journalist Rose Prince shows you how to entertain any number of guests with a variety of simple and impressive recipes that range from the classic to the novel and contemporary.

    Rose strongly believes that cooks shouldn't be banished to the kitchen when putting on a party or gathering so has come up with recipes that can be prepared in advance and dressed up to impress. She has ideas for both every course of dinner and parties. She even explains how to source the correct ingredients.

    This book also contains a range of sample menus, as well as advice on putting the right dishes together through the seasons. It's the perfect guide for anyone who wants to make entertaining easier.
  • HW3149
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    With its large size, striking red letters and LED lights, this decoration will bring festive cheer into any room this Christmas.

    It's presented in a Christmas red and will add some brightness to your Yuletide display. Not suitable for children under 36 months
    Requires 2 x AA batteries
    Packaging dimensions: 225 x 530mm
  • HGFK
    Alison Walker
    (2)
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    A go-to collection of ideas for finding the perfect present for a foodie friend or loved one, Handmade Gifts from the Kitchen will make sure you have tasty gifts to give all year round.

    Full of culinary-inspired presents to make and bake, this book can also make an ideal treat to give to someone you care about in itself. From indulgent fudge to warming liqueurs, spicy chutneys to sweet and crumbly biscuits, the book has something for every taste. There are also plenty of preserves to jar up and the book will even show you how to make some gorgeous wrapping to present your gifts in!

    With this beautiful book, written by Alison Walker, all your future home-made gifts can be stunning, stylish and special.
  • WLST
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    A gift wrap solution that is quick, easy and stylish, a wrapelope lets you present gifts in a very convenient fashion.

    Perfect for storing books and many other treats, the wrapelope is a contemporary gift bag with a distinctive bow and contemporary design that can be used time and time again.
  • TMDL
    • £2.49
    This fantastic gift bag will suit whatever book you decide to treat a friend or loved one with!

    The bag will be big enough to hold a hardback and is perfect for presenting any gift in an appealing, simple and stylish way.

    A lovely way to give a book and a superb alternative to wrapping paper.
  • WRWD
    • £1.99
    A gift wrap solution that is quick, easy and stylish, a wrapelope lets you present your gifts in a very convenient fashion.

    Perfect for storing books and many other treats, the wrapelope is a contemporary gift bag with a distinctive bow and funky design that can even be reused time and time again.
  • CHPP 7 years +
    Lydia Crook
    7 years +
    • £3.99
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    Christmas is the perfect time to make some cracking papercraft decorations and this book will help you play, make and decorate!

    Every page in the book can be used as the basis of an activity, craft of game and all the tools you'll need are a pair of scissors, come colouring pencil and some glue.

    Revealing the hidden possibilities of a piece of paper, among the activities children can enjoy are making paper chains, a dancing angel, completing a Christmas dot-to-dot and even sending a letter to Santa!
  • CNTC Babies
    Make Believe Ideas
    Babies
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    What better way to celebrate the festive season than with a wonderful interactive board book.

    Countdown to Christmas is a beautiful book for parent and child to share as Christmas Day approaches. With big, bold fit-together pages, it will introduce little ones to festive traditions like Christmas stockings, bells, presents and more and will also introduce first numbers and counting - they'll just love when happy Santa arrives on his sleigh.
  • WRPS
    • £2.49
    A gift wrap solution that is quick, easy and stylish, a wrapelope lets you present your gifts in a very convenient fashion.

    Perfect for storing books and many other treats, the wrapelope is a contemporary gift bag with a distinctive bow and funky design that can even be reused time and time again.