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  • Colour Me Mindful Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781407250410
    CMMS
    • £5.99
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    This hand-picked collection of colouring books is bursting full of completely wonderful designs that can help you find serenity as you fill them in with your own personal touch of colour.

    A fun and relaxing hobby, among the intricate illustrations you'll get to colour in are those of butterflies, enchanted creatures and the various seasons.

    Six of the best books to help you discover mindfulness.
  • Mary's Household Tips & Tricks - Hardback - 9780718185442 - Mary Berry
    MHTT
    • £8.49
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    Mary Berry knows much more than baking... In this book, Britain's best-loved cook shares all her household tips and tricks that will make you feel happier.

    Comprehensive and beautifully illustrated, it covers everything from organising your kitchen to sorting a wardrobe and even getting green-fingered in the garden and making some beautiful flower arrangements.

    All practical and easy to do, this is a must-have compendium for anyone who wants to keep their homes organised and clean.
  • Anti-Stress Dot-to-Dot - Paperback - 9780752265865 - Emily Milne Wallis
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    • £3.99
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    Relax and focus your mind with the sophisticated dot-to-dot pictures in Anti-Stress Dot-to-Dot. Featuring majestic animals, elegant buildings and gorgeous scenes from nature, this creative book is a window to a few minutes of much-needed peace and calm.

    Created by designer Emily Milne Wallis, the book is perfect for de-stressing and allowing you to lose yourself in joining the dots and revealing the stunning drawings within them.

    Fans of adult colouring books will love this!
  • Books That Changed History - Hardback - 9780241289334
    BKTC
    • £8.49
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    It's long been thought that books have the power to change the world and this book examines and celebrates those acclaimed, rare and seminal books that have had a lasting impact on the world as we know it.

    Covering 75 incredible reads, this encyclopedia spans all the way from 3000 BCE to the modern day and its chronological chapters not only provide a history of the written world but also the evolution of human knowledge.

    Among those books covered are Shakespeare's First Folio, the Diary of Anne Frank and Penguin's first paperbacks. It also looks at Louis Braille's conception of the Braille system and Darwin's On the Origin of Species.

    The books, dictionaries, diaries, plays, poems, treaties and religious texts are presented with gorgeous photography and in-depth biographies of those who created them.
  • The Gluten-Free Recipe Book - Paperback - 9780753729274
    GFRB
    • £2.49
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    Missing out on your favourite foods due to having coeliac disease or a wheat intolerance is a thing of the past. In this collection of 60 recipes from Diet Trials, Extreme Skinny Celebrities and Food & Drink's Lyndel Costain there is something for everyone, whatever your reason for going gluten free.

    Providing easy-to-make alternatives to problem foods such as pasta, bread, pastry and cakes, this inspiring selection of gluten-free recipes will make sure that no one need miss out. Packed with expert advice, menu planners and nutritionally analysed recipes including Thai Coconut Chicken, Meringue Roulade and Potato Pizza Margherita, the book is sure to help you on your way to embracing a gluten-free diet.

    From how to lose weight with a gluten-free lifestyle to proper feasts and children's favourites, The Gluten-Free Recipe Book will provide you with all of the skills you need to cut out gluten for good - without cutting out flavour!
  • Step-by-Step Bread - Hardback - 9781409376835
    SBSD
    • £3.49
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    Step-by-Step Bread contains 35 recipes for tasty bread, from classics to artisan loaves and batters and sweet treats. This essential hardback will help you master rolls, pizzas, muffins and buns as well as more exciting variations for when you are feeling more adventurous. The book is clear, concise and practical and will help you build your baking confidence in no time!
  • Friend for Life - Hardback - 9781472224989 - Kate Humble
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    • £4.49
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    Anyone who loves dogs will adore this book by the popular TV presenter and lifelong animal lover, Kate Humble.

    In it, she examines the heart-warming relationship between man and his best friend. Using her journey with the sheepdog puppy Teg (who has grown up on her farm) as a basis for her examination of the bond, she looks at how it came to be that man became so close to our four-legged friends.

    Packed with stories about rescue dogs, guide dogs, service dogs and medical dogs, this is a barking brilliant book for dog lovers everywhere.
  • The Penguin Book of Puzzles - Paperback - 9780718188627 - Dr Gareth Moore
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    • £4.99
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    From ancient riddles to perplexing puzzles that baffle today's greatest minds, this is a compendium of history's greatest conundrums.

    Suitable for both novice and veteran puzzlers, this book is packed with crosswords, maths challenges, word games and logic puzzles - including some that even the world's greatest minds struggled to solve.

    This timeless and entertaining book provides hours of interactive fun.
  • 1,423 QI Facts to Bowl You Over - Hardback - 9780571339105 - James Harkin
    QIBO
    • £3.49
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    Iceland has more volcanoes than footballers.
    Cholesterol is good for you.
    Camels gave humans the common cold.
    These three facts are joined by 1,420 more in the latest book inspired by the popular BBC show, QI.

    Presented in a gift hardback style, the nuggets of information from the QI Elves are sure to make your jaw drop and are great for sharing with all your friends and inspiring conversations.

    One of our favourites is the fact that John Bercow MP, speaker of the Commons, has a cat called Order.
  • Feasts - Hardback - 9781784722135 - Sabrina Ghayour
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    • £5.99
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    In the follow-up to the hugely popular Sirocco, Sabrina Ghayour will show you how to prepare food with a Middle Eastern twist that will delight all your friends and family.

    From breakfasts to banquets and the simple to the sumptuous, these recipes are perfect for every occasion and you'll find ideas for brunches, quick-fix dinners and even summer feasts.

    Among our favourite foods were whipped ricotta toasts, savourty pork and fennel baklava and spiced rhubarb cake with cinnamon cream.
  • Claridge's: The Cookbook - Hardback - 9781784723293 - Martyn Nail
    CLRI
    • £10.99
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    Claridge's is one of the iconic London hotels and this cookbook offers a glimpse inside the walls while also showing you how to recreate the fine dining on offer in your own home.

    Available with an unbelievable Book People saving off its RRP of #30, it's full of stunning photographs and places and makes a gorgeous gift book for anyone who likes the more glamorous side of life and fancies themselves as a foodie. There are even gatefold spreads that show the kind of treats on offer.

    From breakfasts to afternoon tea and main courses including caviar and roast rack of Kentish lamb to sweet desserts like lemon meringue eclairs and salted caramel peanut bars, there is so much to try. This book even has tips on hosting dinner for 100 and coming up with a cracking Christmas selection.
  • Mamushka - Hardback - 9781784720384 - Olia Hercules
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    • £5.79
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    Covering the sumptuous flavours of the Wild East, this debut cookbook from Olia Hercules contains 100 Ukrainian recipes for fresh and contemporary dishes that have been inspired by countries ranging from Armenia to Azerbaijan.

    Decidedly different but absolutely delicious, among the tempting recipes are ideas for soups, breads, salads, meat dishes, desserts and more. We especially enjoyed the Tartar Lamb Flatbreads, the Azerbaijani Rice and Fruity Lamb and the Birthday Ice Cream and Strawberry Cake.

    Olia was named one of the Observer's Rising Stars of 2015, so you know her recipes are going to be a tremendous fusion of ingredients and flavour. As if that isn't enough, the book's title was inspired by The Addams Family film - Mamushka is marvellous.
  • MasterChef Kitchen Bible - Hardback - 9780241307267
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    • £8.99
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    Featuring a foreword from John Torode and Gregg Wallace, this cookbook has everything you need to cook like a true MasterChef champion. It contains over 120 tasty recipes that range from classic dishes to ones that are a little more experimental.

    By following these recipes, you can cook like a MasterChef champion and hone your culinary skills by learning how to fillet fish, make fresh pasta and so much.

    Fans of the long-running BBC show that love to cook will find so many mouth-watering recipes in the MasterChef Kitchen Bible. It's bursting with ideas and recipes from the hit programme and will inspire you to make a feast - fancy tackling nasi lemak, acorn penna cotta and squid ink tortellini.
  • The Three-Colour Drawing Book - Paperback - 9781781573211 - Sarah Skeate
    TCDB
    • £3.49
    • RRP £9.99
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    If you just love to doodle on your notepad, then this book will show you how to transform your biro scribblings into works of art!

    Teaching you how to draw and doodle anything in red, blue and black ballpoint pen, the punky patterns have an anarchic edge and range from animals and characters to avant-garde creations.

    With each design exploring a wide range of textures, tones, colour combinations (between the three!) and line drawing styles, this is a brilliant book for ballpoint mavericks of all ages.
  • Veg Journal - Hardback - 9780711238190 - Charles Dowding
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    • £3.49
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    Offering a month-by-month approach to no-dig gardening, Charles Dowding's Veg Journal will have you growing a range of vegetable crops successfully without stress or overload.

    This book uses seasonal checklists, advice and Charles' years of experience to help you plan a year's worth of veg growing. Using the mantra of 'little and often', the book will take you all the way from planning a veg garden through to constructing a raised bed, sowing seeds indoors and outdoors in the spring and protecting plants from the weather and pests throughout the season.

    All the key crops, key activities and essential reminders are included and the book will show you how to grow the 20 most important crops - providing you with healthy and tasty greens and veg all year round.
  • Wisden Cricketers' Almanack - Hardback - 9781472924544 - Lawrence Booth
    WCAM
    • £9.49
    • RRP £50.00
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    Published every year since 1864, Wisden Cricketers' Almanack is the most famous sports book in the world - and Book People is pleased to be able to bring to our customers the 153rd annual edition of this perennial bestseller.

    Containing coverage of every first-class game in every cricket nation, and reports and scorecards for all Tests and ODIs - including the Editor's Notes and the best sports writing of the year - the book is a comprehensive record of 2016's cricketing highs and lows.

    Without a doubt the best and most important cricket book of the year, Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2016 is a must-have book for every fan of this wonderful summer sport.
  • Rick Stein's Long Weekends - Hardback - 9781785940927 - Rick Stein
    RSLW
    • £10.99
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    Rick Stein heads off all around Europe in search of good food in this tie-in cookbook to his hit TV show, Rick Stein's Long Weekends.

    From Copenhagen to Cadiz and Berlin to Bologna, he looks at some of the incredible national dishes and shows you how to make them in the comfort of your own home.

    Accompanying the second series, there is also some fascinating photography of the countries that will surely inspire your next trip away.
  • The Savoy Cocktail Book - Hardback - 9781472114242 - The Savoy Hotel
    SAVO
    • £4.49
    • RRP £14.99
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    Even after 125 years, the Savoy and its art deco style continues to inspire people all over the world. But what would the Savoy be without its signature cocktails? This book features 750 recipes for you to raise a glass to.

    Capturing the spirit of high society in the 1930s, this book evokes a world of elegance, style and glamour as it gives you all the ingredients you need to make sours, toddies, fixes and more.

    The beautiful little book features an informative history of the globally renowned book too, so you'll have all the facts you need to become a cocktail connoisseur.
  • Classic World War II Aircraft Cutaways - Hardback - 9780753731178
    CWWA
    • £6.49
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    With cross-section drawings taken direct from the official Flight and The Aeroplane archives, Classic World War II: Aircraft Cutaways is a must for anyone interested in history and aeronautical engineering.

    Alongside each of the illustrations is some detailed text for each type of aircraft. It covers the history and evaluates the drawing. There are even 12 vehicles displayed on pull-out, double-page gatefolds!

    Telling you everything you could ever want to know about the planes that flew during the Second World War, this keepsake book also features archive photography Aeroplane Montly.
  • Knitted woodland creatures - Paperback - 9781861089175 - Susie Johns
    KWOC
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Including 15 clear, easy-to-follow knitting projects of varying levels of complexity - from beginner to the established knitter - Knitted Woodland Creatures is a gorgeous collection of adorable animals to knit will enchant children and adults alike.

    With 15 little beasties to choose from, the book is a fantastic resource for those new to knitting to help them learn the necessary skills to master the craft. And they'll also learn some fascinating facts about the animals too!

    Perfect for both children and adults alike, Knitted Woodland Creatures is the ideal book to help would-be knitters create gorgeous Christmas gifts for friends and family.
  • Movie Star Chronicles - Hardback - 9780857623447
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    • £6.49
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    From the stars of the silent era through to today's Hollywood headliners, Movie Star Chronicles is the definitive guide to 330 of our finest actors and actresses - from Christopher Lee to Jennifer Lawrence and James Stewart to Arnold Schwarzenegger.

    Presented in beautiful hardback, this is a must for any movie buff's bookshelf and provides overviews and opinions on all the actors listed. With a colourful infographic for each star showing the key films in each career, the book also has plenty of stills and photographs to pore over.

    Written by esteemed critic Ian Haydn Smith as an encyclopedia for the 21st century, the book also looks a the different genres of films and their role in the development of key character types in the cinematic cannon.
  • The Big Book of Soups - Paperback - 9781909770126
    BBSP
    • £3.49
    • RRP £9.99
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    Delicious and nutritious, warming and comforting, soup is easy to make, perfect for take-away lunches, and packed with goodness. This is the ultimate collection to create spectacular starters, reviving lunches and healthy fast suppers. Soups also provide the easiest way towards your five-a-day and a great way to use leftovers for maximum flavour. From classic tomato, mushroom and root vegetable soups, to refreshing gazpacho and creamy chowders - you'll never be at a loss for inspiration.
  • Can You Believe It? - Hardback - 9781909313927 - Caroline West
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    • £1.89
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    If you know someone who likes their facts to be disgusting, bizarre, peculiar and downright funny, Can You Believe It? is the book for them.

    A collection of the funniest, grimiest, grossest and most outrageous facts you are ever likely to have the misfortune to hear (believe us, once you've read them you can't un-read them!), each will have readers scratching their head in disbelief and laughing out loud at the randomness of it all.

    From decapitated cockroaches to sweaty feet, shark attacks and hundreds more weird and wonderful facts and pieces of trivia, the book will literally have those lucky (or unlucky) enough to read it shouting 'Oh, my God!'

    Please note this is an adult book containing facts of both a sexual and intimate nature.
  • The Flying Scotsman - Hardback - 9781781316139 - Andrew Roden
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    • £5.49
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    The Flying Scotsman is one of the most iconic steam locomotives in history and this hardback book will make a first-class gift for anyone you know who loves trains.

    With its period-illustration-style cover and glorious illustrations and photographs, it looks back over the career of this most famous of trains from the Golden Age of Steam - from construction through to restoration in 2005. Endlessly fascinating, the book has been written with the aid of interviews with those who have been involved with the Scotsman over the years.

    Created by Nigel Gresley, the Flying Scotsman broke the world speed record in 1934 and has captivated so many with her grace, beauty and power. Still drawing a crowd wherever she travels today, this book aims to explain just why this train has such eternal appeal...