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  • Dinky Doodles Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781783415830
    DDSP 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £19.96
    • Save £16.97
    • Just 75.00p per book
    With 30 stickers in each one, these activity-filled books provide children with doodling fun any time and anywhere. They can enjoy turning handprints into sea monsters, designing crazy inventions and even drawing their own alien planet.

    Packed with cool doodles to complete, these books contain a mixture of illustrated and photographic designs that will inspire children to come out with masterpieces of their own.

    They're perfect for inspiring creativity, developing fine motor skills and encouraging kids to use their imagination.
  • Minecraft: Exploded Builds - Medieval Fortress - Hardback - 9781405284172
    MCEB 9 years +
    9 years +
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £8.00
    Open up a whole new world of construction with this must-have Minecraft guide! Completely official, this book has a medieval theme that will delight any Minecraft player.

    Packed with guides, schematics and inspirational ideas to construct, defend and customise your very own castle, the builds are illustrated with 'exploded' views so that you can see the blocks you'll need to create them - both inside and out.

    The builds range from walls to turrets and throne rooms and there are hundreds of variations to try out. You can even have fun making your own dungeon.
  • Petite Boutique Collection - 3 Books - Other - 9781786922069
    PBOU Babies
    Babies
    • £7.99
    • RRP £22.96
    • Save £14.97
    This set comes in a handy bag and is adorned with Petite Boutique's gorgeously soft artwork. The bag contains a height chart, a buggy book, a nursery rhymes book (with CD) and a peekaboo mirror book.

    The height chart is presented on sturdy board and measures up to 4 and a half feet so you can see just how much your little one is growing. The double-sided chart also has a selection of nursery rhymes on the reverse; the buggy book features things young children will spot when they're out and about; the nursery rhymes book is full of beloved rhymes and the CD finds them being sung by a group of children - perfect for giving your young listeners the confidence to join in.

    Finally, the peekaboo book stars an array of funny characters and encourages children to copy the faces they pull and things they do into the fold-out mirror.
  • Colouring Grids Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781909767829
    COLG 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £19.96
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    • Just 75.00p per book
    This collection of four geometric colouring books offers grid-iculous fun for children aged 5 and over.

    Written and illustrated by Clare Beaton, the grid designs feature everything from awesome animals to scintillating cityscapes and fantastic flower gardens to fantasy robots.

    All children need to do is let the coloured dots guide them to fill in the squares and see the amazing designs come to life!
  • Finding Dory: Activity Book Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9785000317648
    DORY 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £15.96
    • Save £11.97
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Nemo and Dory fans will find splash-loads of fun as they enjoy the colouring, stickers and activities featured in this four-book collection.

    Inspired by Disney-Pixar's Finding Dory, the books feature all the characters from the Finding Nemo sequel and the activities are great for holidays, long journeys and stay-at-home days. The Deep Sea Colouring book retells the story of the movie and gives fans the chance to colour in their favourite scenes; Mega Colouring has 90 pages of the lovable characters; Unforgettable Activities has 40 fun things to do; and Sticker Scenes encourages creativity and hand-eye coordination.

    Children will love to 'just keep swimming' and work their way through this fun-filled collection.
  • Weave Art - Paperback - 9781785982675
    WVAR 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £7.00
    Weave your way to wonderful art with this beautiful book!

    Weaving patterned paper is an easy way to make stunning art. This book has double-sided pages for the patterns so that you can either use them as they are or add your own colours.

    There are patterned pages, pre-cut loom pages and a multi-coloured pen to add your personal finishing touches after weaving the loom patterns through the eye-catching designs.
  • Brick by Brick: Space - Paperback - 9781783422814 - Warren Elsmore
    BRKS 5 years +
    Warren Elsmore
    5 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £12.00
    Prepare for lift-off with over 20 LEGO brick projects that are out of this world.

    With visual, step-by-step instructions (just like you get with your LEGO models) throughout, this book will show you how to make amazing LEGO spacecraft, planets and many more intergalactic delights.

    Each project also has facts and information alongside it, helping children understand more about space travel and the universe.
  • Write, Learn, Wipe, Repeat! Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781773250243
    WLWR 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £11.97
    • Save £8.98
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Designed especially for children aged 5 and over, these wipe-clean pads (each with its very own pen) will teach children about addition, subtraction and early fractions.

    Encouraging children to write, learn, wipe and repeat, these are very accessible guides to help develop maths skills from an early age. They are brightly presented and are double sided. All the answers are featured at the back of each pad.
  • Flip Flap Dogs - Hardback - 9780857637543 - Nikki Dyson
    FFLD 3 years +
    Nikki Dyson
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £8.99
    • Save £5.00
    Nikki Dyson's Flip Flap Dogs is a barking crazy book with split pages that allows children to come up with their very own breeds of dog!

    With its funny rhyming text and over 100 different combinations to discover, children will love flipping the pages to create their very own crazy canines and find out the names and noises of each 'normal' breed.

    Among the pets children can create are a labrador and beagle - a labradeagle - and a terrier-dalmation cross-breed known as a terratian.
  • How to Play Chess - Hardback - 9780241257265 - Claire Summerscale
    HTPC 7 years +
    Claire Summerscale
    7 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £7.00
    With a press-out chess board and pieces so children can start practising right away, DK's How to Play Chess book will teach children how they can become chess kings and queens.

    This book has master tips and cool 3D images and covers everything from the ideal opening moves to how you can perfect the art of checkmate.

    Step by step, it introduces the basic chess techniques and gradually moves to more difficult challenges.
  • Emily's Room: Stencil Letter Art Kit - Other - 5060236480187
    ERSL 8 years +
    8 years +
    • £1.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Younger children, teens and tweens love to make things their own, using their endless creativity to make their room, belongings, techie items and school books stand out from the crowd. Emily's Room: Stencil Letter Art is perfect for allowing them to accessorise their bedroom and make it look fabulous.

    The innovative kit comes complete with everything they need to sprinkle their bedroom with personality, using patterns, designs and colours to create an on-trend look for the style-conscious.

    A great creative treat for children aged 7 and above.
  • How to Draw the World of Jacqueline Wilson - Hardback - 9780857534897 - Nick Sharratt
    NSHD 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £12.00
    Learn how to draw your favourite Jacqueline Wilson characters from the man who knows best, beloved illustrator Nick Sharratt.

    In this book, Nick offers tips and step-by-step guidance on how to draw the likes of Tracy Beaker, Hetty Feather and many more famous characters in his brilliantly distinctive style.

    Full of step-by-step instructions and adorned with Nick's trademark illustrations, this book will make a great present for budding artists and young fans of Nick's illustrations from Jacqueline Wilson's books.
  • Sketch What? - Paperback - 9781743630495
    SKTC 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £1.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Big and bursting with doodling, sketching and colouring fun, Sketch What? will provide hours of fun, entertainment and enjoyment.

    The book asks children to create characters out of household items, design their football team's kit and even draw some weird and wonderful things that can be found in a fridge.

    All you or your child has to do is let your imagination run wild as you scribble away, colour in and create incredible patterns. A great way to relax and boost creativity.
  • Usborne Art Colouring & Sticker Book - Paperback - 9781409598695 - Rosie Dickins
    ACAS 8 years +
    Rosie Dickins
    8 years +
    (2)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £10.00
    This brilliantly interactive book has been published in association with London's National Gallery and features some of the best-known works from their collection of paintings.

    Children will be able to colour in the pieces of art and add stickers to them while also developing a deeper understanding of - and appreciation for - art. There are also write-in puzzles to complete!
  • Art Activity Book - Paperback - 9781409564126 - Sam Baer
    ARTA 7 years +
    Sam Baer
    7 years +
    • £1.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £8.00
    Help your children develop - and embrace - a love of art with this amazing write-in activity book.

    There are a number of famous paintings included within the pages and they're accompanied by creative projects and puzzles that will help further children's understanding of key elements like colour and composition in a fun and interactive way.

    With its interactive approach and a selection of stickers to stick, this is a fine introduction to the world of fine art.
  • The Book of Beasts: Colour & Discover - Hardback - 9781780554297 - Angela Rizza
    BKBS 7 years +
    Angela Rizza
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £9.00
    With its gold-foiled cover, The Book of Beasts not only tells you everything you would want to know about fantastical creatures and mythical monsters but also gives you the chance to colour them in whatever style you want.

    A gorgeous hardback for anyone excited about seeing the upcoming Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them film inspired by J.K. Rowling's stories, it provides information on everything from snake-haired Gorgons to wicked werewolves and dangerous dragons.

    Part-encyclopedia, part-colouring book, this will introduce you to over 90 creatures that are inspired by myths and fables and take you on an incredible journey through ancient lands and civilizations.
  • BPSE
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £19.99
    • Save £16.00
    With more than 100 techniques and 30 beautiful projects to try your hand at, DK's Bumper Book of Sewing will quickly become the essential guide for any sewer!

    The book introduces anyone who is interested in starting sewing to the tools and techniques they'll need to create charming hand-made items. With clear instructions and step-by-step photographs throughout, this is a book bursting with inspiration.

    A great way to build confidence and skill - by following the instructions in this book you'll become an expert at everything from threading a needle to adding pockets and zips!
  • Zip it Up! The Best Friends Book About Us! - Paperback - 9781785988233
    ZPIT 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £1.99
    • RRP £8.99
    • Save £7.00
    Zip it Up! is an interactive book that lets children compare themselves with their closest friends and discover why they get on so well.

    With activities that will show them who will be the first to arrive in Hollywood, who's the most outrageous and if they could be room-mates, this is a brilliant write-in book for friends to complete together.

    There are questions that encourage children to think, talk, debate and rate and, best of all, the book can be zipped up to keep all of these important matters secret!
  • Write and Wipe Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781785500978
    WRWP 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £19.96
    • Save £16.97
    • Just 75.00p per book
    This wipe-clean four-book collection will introduce children to first concepts including drawing and thinking up their very own stories.

    Drawing Animals helps children learn how to draw all sorts of critters; Story Creator encourages them to use their imagination; First Atlas is an introduction to the world's countries and their traits; and Picture Dictionary will introduce a variety of first words.

    The 'write and wipe' nature of the books will help children develop their hand-eye coordination and writing skills, too.
  • Noisy Playtown Sound Book - Hardback - 9781783413829
    NPSB Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £4.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £5.00
    Playtown is a very busy place where lots of exciting things happen - and now your children can hear exactly what it sounds like with this delightfully noisy book.

    From the cats in the pet shop to car horns and builders whistling while they work, all children have to do is press the relevant buttons while they work their way through the pages to hear the sounds of a city. There are also people and things to spot on every page!

    The book finishes with a trip to the Playtown Zoo. Surely one of the loudest places in the whole city, here they'll hear monkeys at feeding time and an elephant at play.
  • BBAP
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    Can your children fix it so they can draw and colour a variety of pictures inspired by Bob the Builder? Yes, they can with this awesome artist pad.

    Featuring all the characters from the popular show, the artist pad has a die-cut handle, three chunky double-ended crayons and plenty of reusable stickers to decorate the scenes with.
  • My First Activity Play Set - Other - 9990000032341
    ED2085 Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £5.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £4.00
    Young children will be having lots of fun as they complete the activities in this set which will also help them learn all about shapes, colours and sizes.

    The bright blocks include a mini stacking tower, a match-the-shape board with moons, stars and more and a shape and screw set for developing dexterity and hand-eye coordination.

    Dimensions: 260 x 400mm
    Ages 12 months plus
  • Bathtime Play Set - Other - 9990000032358
    ED2086 Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £5.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £4.00
    Add even more fun to the bubbles of bathtime with this brilliant play set that also helps children learn about colours, shapes and counting.

    There are two tugboats to play with (and a sailor figurine), five fish bath toys to stack and five buckets to stack and fill up. These fun and educational toys will help children develop their motor skills and dexterity.

    Dimensions: 255 x 340mm
    Ages 18 months plus
  • The Wild Weather Book - Hardback - 9780711235281 - Fiona Danks
    WDWB 7 years +
    Fiona Danks
    7 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £10.00
    Bestselling authors of Book People favourite, the fantastic Stick Book, Fiona Danks and Jo Schofield are back with another fantastic guide that will encourage children to get outside, make the most of nature, and have an adventure, no matter what the weather.

    72 brilliantly imaginative suggestions for things to do in bad weather - from Rainy Adventures (swimming in the rain) to Getting Creative (making an igloo) and Games (slip and slide or watermelon rugby, anyone?) to Experiments (like rain traps and making boats) and Just Having Fun (if you've never tried rain dancing, now's your chance)! The inspiration is seemingly endless in this imaginative book and the fun to be had certainly is! So get the kids to grab their coats and start embracing those wet, windy and snowy days.