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  • The National Trust: The Colouring Book of Cards and Envelopes - Summertime

    Rebecca Jones

    Product Code: ATCHH
    Paperback
    Get creative with this amazingly innovative colouring book, full of beautifully-designed cards and envelopes to tear out and colour. The twenty four beautiful summertime designs include seashells, flowers, dragonflies and more and are perfect for all ages to decorate and send to family and friends. Take inspiration from nature, or get experimental - try unusual colours and different materials to make each card truly unique! With enough blank space inside for a message, envelopes to customise and cute stickers to seal your message - this is the complete creative package!
    • £7.19
    • RRP £7.99
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  • Make Your Own Football Stadium

    Clare Beaton

    Product Code: ATCHT
    Paperback 4 years +
    Build your very own table-top model by folding out the back cover of these delightful activity books. Then colour in and cut out the figures to complete the scene. There are also facts and stories, extra creative craft projects and a simple glossary. Exceptionally easy-to-make, these books provide hours of creative fun and are extremely popular.
    • £4.49
    • RRP £4.99
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  • Secret Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Discover the Sunken Cities

    Esther Aarts

    Product Code: ATCHL
    Paperback
    Coinciding with the hotly anticipated British Museum exhibition Sunken Cities: Egypt's Lost Worlds in May 2016, this is the sensational story of two magnificent ancient aquatic cities which once stood at the mouth of the river Nile. Gateways to the land of the pharaohs, Thonis-Heracleion and Canopus were thriving, busy ports - until a catastrophe caused them to sink beneath the water. Now the ruins, and the objects and artefacts found among them, reveal how their inhabitants lived, worshipped and interacted with their foreign visitors.
    • £6.89
    • RRP £6.99
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  • PJ Masks: Time to Be a Hero

    Pat-a-Cake

    Product Code: BXGKJ
    Paperback
    Join Catboy, Owlette and Gekko in this super exciting book with press-out masks to rpess out and dress up in, perfect for flittle heroes everywhere. Packed with fun activities to do, this book will bring hours of super fun for PJ Masks super fans! Also available:PJ Masks: Into the Night Glow in the Dark Sticker Book, PJ Masks: Mayhem at the Museum, PJ Masks: Feathered Friends, PJ Masks: 1001 Super Stickers, PJ Masks: Big Stickers for Tiny Hands
    • £4.89
    • RRP £4.99
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  • Leonardo Da Vinci Flying Machine

    David Hawcock

    Product Code: BWOGT
    Paperback
    The projects associated with flight are perhaps the best known and most amazing of all of Leonardo da Vinci's inventions. This slipcase, an edition commemorating the 500th anniversary of the master's death, contains everything needed to build a model of his Flying Machine: 20 sheets of sturdy cardboard pieces plus a book of detailed instructions and an explanatory text full of interesting facts paired with splendid illustrations and remarks, sketches and original drawings by the Renaissance genius that reveal his determination to conquer the sky. The model is easy to assemble, and, when fully unfurled, its beautifully functioning flapping wings measure 60 cm!
    • £19.89
    • RRP £19.95
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  • Terrific Timelines: Fashion:Press out, put together and display!

    Ferguson Richard

    Product Code: BRYBK
    Paperback
    From the ancient world to the modern day, find out all about fashion with this beautiful and unique display timeline. Featuring 20 of the most iconic looks across history, each fashion era has its own factfile and press-out model to add to your display, making a unique catwalk that runs from ancient Egypt through the Tudors and the jazz age flappers right up to today's fashionistas. With stunning illustrations, this ingenious and eye-catching timeline slots together easily to brighten up any shelf, mantelpiece or school display.
    • £10.39
    • RRP £12.99
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  • Dumper Truck Danger

    Rose Impey

    Product Code: BRPLK
    Paperback
    Today the Dino Diggers are building a petrol station for Mr Dei Nonychus, but disaster strikes when the town bridge collapses due to a storm. Time to call the Dino Diggers to the rescue! The third book in a new series for fans of dinosaurs and diggers, with a fantastic free slot-together novelty included in every book. Collect the whole series for hours of dino fun! For fans of Amazing Machines and Dylan's Amazing Dinosaurs.
    • £6.29
    • RRP £6.99
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  • Rebel Women

    Catherine Bruzzone

    Product Code: BOKQR
    Paperback
    Clothes tell stories of power, of oppression, of celebration and of tragedy - discover the empowering lives of 16 strong women through the clothing of their time. Press out the paper rebels at the back of the book, cut out the costumes, read all about them and start dressing up.
    • £6.39
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  • Star Style

    Product Code: BPKZK
    Paperback
    Curtains up! Star Style Mash-Up is the ultimate book for all fashion and costume lovers. Packed with pop-out models, stickers and iconic costumes from the V&A Museum archives, you can experiment with creating your own show-stopping star styles. Take inspiration from the most influential performers throughout history, and give your entire style - clothes, headwear, accessories, shoes and make-up - a complete makeover. The perfect gift for all creative minds, from the world-leading museum of art and design.
    • £14.89
    • RRP £14.99
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  • PJ Masks: To the Rescue!

    Pat-a-Cake

    Product Code: BPPFV
    Paperback
    Join Catboy, Owlette and Gekko in this super exciting book with press-out vehicles to make and race, perfect for flittle heroes everywhere. Packed with fun activities to do and instructions for how to make the vehicles, this book will bring hours of super fun for PJ Masks super fans! Also available:PJ Masks: Into the Night Glow in the Dark Sticker Book, PJ Masks: Mayhem at the Museum, PJ Masks: Feathered Friends, PJ Masks: 1001 Super Stickers, PJ Masks: Big Stickers for Tiny Hands
    • £4.89
    • RRP £4.99
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  • Make and Move Mega: Creatures of the Deep

    Hisao Sato

    Product Code: BPOVD
    Paperback
    Amazing undersea creatures to press out, slot together and play with! Make a great white shark, a giant squid, a sea turtle, a spider crab and an enormous blue whale. Each of these detailed 3D models comes with easy-to-follow instructions, and no scissors or glue required. Created by Sato Hisao, talented paper artist and engineer. Perfect for ages 8+ and a great project for adults, too!
    • £8.89
    • RRP £13.00
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  • Terrific Timelines: Cars

    Richard Ferguson

    Product Code: BPMWY
    Paperback
    Find out all about cars with this beautiful and unique display timeline. Featuring twenty of the most famous and iconic cars from their invention in the 1880s to today's modern supercars, each car has its own factfile and press-out model to add to your ultimate car display. With stunning illustrations by Michael Kirkham, this ingenious and eye-catching timeline slots together easily to brighten up any shelf, mantelpiece or school display.
    • £12.89
    • RRP £12.99
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  • Gift Boxes to Colour and Make: A Year of Celebrations

    Eilidh Muldoon

    Product Code: BKWRO
    Paperback
    Each page of this brilliant book is actually a box! Simply tear along the dotted lines, fold along the scored lines and you've created a gift box perfect for storing all kinds of treats for special occasions throughout the year. The boxes are beautifully decorated with black and white intricate designs, which you can customise by colouring in with pens or pencils. Get creative with your colour scheme and this fantastic book of boxes will make sure your gifts are truly special - for Easter, Mother's Day, Christmas, birthdays and many more occasions through the year!
    • £9.09
    • RRP £9.98
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  • Paper Birds

    Ruby Taylor

    Product Code: BHAEC
    Paperback
    From Olive the Owl (who loves breakfast but hates rainy days) to Hektor the nectar collector, Paper Birds brings you a gorgeously illustrated cast of feathery new friends to press-out, make, and play with. Includes information about each bird's unique personality, with "likes" and "dislikes" listed so you can really get to know each character in this book. Featuring a wide range of birdy buddies, including a flamingo, a parrot, a stork, a hawk, and a bluebird, each with its own perch, nest, flower, or treat. Offering hours of fun, with these paper birds your imagination can truly take flight!
    • £9.09
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  • Violet Rose and the Summer Holiday

    Jannie Ho

    Product Code: AZMYN
    Paperback
    School's out for the summer and Violet Rose and her friends are going on holiday! Help them to set up camp, decorate sandcastles on the beach and go on a nature scavenger hunt. At the end, make a holiday scrapbook to remember all the fun!
    • £6.89
    • RRP £6.99
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  • V&A Fashion Mash-Up

    Product Code: AVOBK
    Paperback
    A deluxe fashion press-out dress up book that combines the very best of fashion from the V&A and style trends throughout history - perfect for fashion fans of all ages!
    • £17.89
    • RRP £17.99
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  • The Colouring Book of Beautiful Gift Boxes: Christmas

    Sarah Walsh

    Product Code: AVGLF
    Paperback
    Each page of this brilliant book is actually a box! Simply tear along the dotted lines, fold along the scored lines and you've created a gift box perfect for storing all kinds of Christmas treats.
    • £8.89
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  • I'm Getting Ready for Christmas

    Zibi Dobosz

    Product Code: AUYYB
    Paperback
    This surprising book will delight all children who enjoy the thrill of preparing for a wonderful Christmas. It includes an Advent calendar, a Christmas crib, decorations for the table, garlands, Christmas balls, a Santa Claus and angels to hang on the Christmas tree, a cardboard paper model of a Christmas tree, pretty greeting cards including one in 3D, an Advent wreath, gift box and even small gifts to keep or offer to loved ones. All these joyous and colourful objects can be assembled easily from pre-cut card elements. Small creators can finish or embellish their objects with stickers or additional colouring. Fold lines, examples and instructions show the child how to fold, fix, paste and colour to create all these wonderful objects inspired by Christmas tradition.
    • £10.89
    • RRP £10.99
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  • Papertoy Glowbots

    Brian Castleforte

    Product Code: AZETY
    Paperback
    Papertoy Glowbots introduces 46 robots that have the added cool factor of lighting up, whether using glow-in-the- dark stickers that come with the book or light sources like flashlights, Christmas tree lights, and electric tea lights. The 46 die-cut paper robots are created by Brian Castleforte, author of Papertoy Monsters, along with the hottest papertoy designers from around the world. Meet the robots and read about their entertaining backstories in the front, then turn to the card stock section in the back to build them. The templates are die-cut and ready to pop out, fold, and glue. Bold, colourful graphics ensure the robots look as amazing in the daytime as they do with the lights off.
    • £12.39
    • RRP £14.99
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  • Peppa Pig: Peppa's Party

    Product Code: ATCIG
    Paperback
    Put on your very own party with Peppa Pig and her little brother George! With fun games to play, simple decorations to press out and make and delicious treats to bake! Based on the hit preschool animation Peppa Pig, shown daily on Five's Milkshake and Nick Jnr.
    • £5.89
    • RRP £5.99
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Our press-out books and kit books for kids are sure to delight with colourful illustrations, fun activities and amazing creative projects which kids can enjoy for hours! We have a wide range of books, from awesome dinosaur books to sparkling fairy books to branded favourites.

Colourful, quirky and creative fun

Full of colour, bold illustrations and fascinating information, press-out books provide children with a fun way of learning how to construct simple shapes and models from the pieces provided, aiding the development of their problem-solving skills.

Beautiful books they’ll love

Much more than a story, a press-out kit book allows children as young as 3 years old to make something themselves, opening their eyes to the joys of construction, crafting and creative activities.

Characters to cherish

From Fireman Sam to Peppa Pig, Hello Kitty, Harry Potter, Doctor Who and many more, there are so many books to choose from, as well as epic aliens, robots, dragons and animal kit books – all at fantastically low prices.

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