Presented with a beautifully illustrated hardback cover, All Sewn Up is an absolute delight from start to finish.
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Bursting with 35 exquisite projects which use an array of sewing techniques including applique, embroidery and decorative stitches, the full-colour pictures and photos throughout mean following each step-by-step guide is easy and brilliantly enjoyable too.
Featuring inspirational creations you can make for the home, children or as gifts, including oven mitts, coasters, baby bibs, pillows, doorstops, laptop covers, brooches and even a lampshade plus many other ideas, you can enjoy a journey like never before with your needle and thread.
The vast array of activities mean you can find something to suit every taste and skill level too.
DORY 3 years +3 years +
Nemo and Dory fans will find splash-loads of fun as they enjoy the colouring, stickers and activities featured in this four-book collection.
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- Just £1.12 per book
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.
A signed edition of the Hemsley Sisters' Good and Simple.
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Featuring recipes from Jasmine and Melissa's hit Channel 4 series Eating Well with Hemsley and Hemsley, Good and Simple is a cookbook that celebrates the joys of food that is simple to make and a joy to share - while also being tremendously healthy.
The recipes are built around gut health and contain affordable ingredients. There are 140 nutritious recipes to try your hand at and they range from prepare-ahead dishes to quick suppers and ideas for what to do with leftovers. There are also practical tips and advice to help you gain more confidence in the kitchen.
Carol Vorderman can help your child understand music with this step-by-step visual guide...
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Focusing on music theory and fully up to date with the UK National Curriculum, the book helps to demystify the sometimes tricky subject of music and covers everything from semitones and note values to harmony and music appreciation.
Using clear, accessible pictures and diagrams throughout, the Help Your Kids with Music will help children aged 6 and over approach even the most complex musical theory with utmost confidence. There's also a glossary with all those tricky terms and symbols to help with the learning.
OODL 5 years +5 years +
With over 200 creatively puzzling colouring activities to complete, this large-format book is bound to keep children aged 5 occupied for hours on end.
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The doodle ideas are sure to encourage creativity and among the tasks included are everything from simple colouring-in to dot-to-dots, mazes and visual tricks.
Packed with entertainment, Jochen Gerner's Doodle is a brilliant activity book for young creative minds.
Part of the bestselling origami book-and-paper packs from CICO, Origami Farm is a fun collection of farmyard origami projects, brilliant for children or adults alike. With simple step-by-step instructions, clear photographs and design skill ratings so you can progress at your own pace, this book is great for learning an inexpensive hobby and includes 50 sheets of specifically designed origami paper so you can get started straight away.
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Make your own rabbit, chicken, lamb, duck, farm house and more with this amazing and helpful paperback with flaps. It is sure to help you enjoy some creative time with friends and family.
Containing recipes from the likes of Rick Stein, Nigel Slater and Lindsey Bareham, this is a cookbook collection no kitchen should be without!
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- Just 81.00p per book
Full of inspiration, you'll find recipes of the highest quality for every kind of meal. Stein shares his seafood secrets, Bareham presents a definitive collection of soup recipes and Jane Grigson combines her recipes with elements of culinary history.
Regardless of your level of ability, everyone who loves cooking - or wants to start to love it - will find this collection irresistible!
PG0159 3 years +3 years +
Starring new Disney favourite Sofia the First, this My First Puzzle Book will delight young fans as they get the chance to put bright pictures of their favourite characters together in jigsaw style!
With five colour-coded puzzles to complete, there is also short text on every page to describe what is going on in the image. Suitable for children aged 3 and over, this is the perfect way for them to develop their hand-eye coordination and have fun while doing so!
PG0245 3 years +3 years +
Set sail for the high seas; blast off into outer space; and enjoy a day at the zoo with this collection of three peep-through-the-page board books.
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Written and illustrated by Lucy Barnard, each book is packed with friendly characters and will help children learn about these popular topics.
They'll love peeping through the pages to see what's coming next...
Format: board book
The Penguin Book of Irish Short Stories from Benedict Kiely is a collection of thirty-eight short stories that cover many generations and moods of Irish writing. The mercurial, intoxicating, witty and sometimes sad stories range from Lady Gregory's moving retelling of an ancient love story through to the extraordinary and prolific reads of William Trevor. This is a must-read for any fan of Irish fiction.
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This bespoke Book People edition of Peggy Porschen's contemporary baking book comes in a slightly larger format and with a deluxe padded cover. Hailed by Rachel Allen as 'the most exquisite cake maker', Peggy Porschen provides a selection of 25 original and stylish cupcake recipes in this delicious little baking book. With seasonal variations alongside timeless classics like Sticky Toffee and Vanilla Chiffon, among those cupcakes you can try your hand at are Chocolate Heaven and Black Forest, Eton Mess and Pink Marshmallow and Mulled Wine. As well as these fabulous flavours, Peggy also shows you how to create truly wondrous toppings including cream cheese icing, marshmallow fondant and dark chocolate ganache.
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From the airport to the hospital, the shops and more, this lift-the-flap book is ideal for teaching little ones what happens in town.
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Each town scene is charmingly illustrated and has fun flaps to lift, which reveal hidden surprises underneath. What will they find...?
With big, bold, illustrated tabs along the top and side of the book that are just right for helping small hands turn the pages on their own, and the clear illustrations and simple text make it perfect for playtime sharing.
QSTA 7 years +7 years +
Children aged 7 and overwill love putting their history, maths and science skills to the test in this exciting slipcased collection of 12 adventure stories.
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- Just 92.00p per book
Making learning fun, children have to answer the questions correctly in order to move through the chapters. A great way to develop problem-solving and decision-making skills, the books will also help children get to grips with these sometimes-tricky subjects.
If they get a question wrong, children will find some clues to guide them to the right answer. These brilliant books provide an interactive way for children to learn all about their important school subjects in an exciting and new way.
Children aged 3 and over will be inspired to hone their art skills and draw some of their favourite things with this 10-book collection.
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An introduction to the joys of art, there are simple, illustrated instructions that children can copy on the practice pages and then there are exciting scenes for them to add designs to after they've mastered them.
With simple steps to follow, among the themes included in the collection are cute and cuddly animals like ducks and rabbits; extreme animals like tigers; pets including cats and dogs; and fast and awesome machines including a rocket and a car!
This is a beautiful selection of handcrafted and printed cards, the selection includes 30 cards that are suitable for a wide range of special occasions. The cards are sure to be appreciated either on their own or when presented with a brilliant present!
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Box not included.
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Ainsley Harriott is the master of fast, flavoursome and fabulous food and he has created a collection of mouthwatering recipes that use a maximum of five ingredients. From fresh salads to succulent fish and meat dishes, from vegetarian delights to tempting desserts, this practical, fuss-free book is absolutely perfect for the time-short, budget-conscious cook.
Lily Vanilli's bakes are famous for their unique flavour combinations, spectacular design and exquisite taste. In Sweet Tooth, Lily offers over 100 easy-to-follow recipes for a range of inspirational cakes and treats. In this gorgeous baking book, Lily uniquely combines the techniques that need to be mastered in order to become a skilled baker with innovative and mouth-watering recipes. Lily takes you behind the scenes of her popular bakery and shows you how to move from the cupcake on to layer cakes, tarts, biscuits, meringues, confectionery and ice cream. With many tips and advice on decorating techniques, as well as developing your own recipes, this is a great book for anyone who wants to make sweets!
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LGPS 7 years +7 years +
This unique collection of revision books uses three different approaches to help children engage with the different topics of spelling, grammar and punctuation and achieve success at Key Stage 2 level.
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- Just £1.66 per book
Whether your children learn best by seeing, hearing or doing (or even if a mixture of the three works well for them), these easy-to-follow books are sure to help them find the answers they need for the notoriously difficult topics of spelling, grammar and punctuation.
Featured in the collection are a practice workbook, a revision guide and even some practice test papers.
In a career now spanning six decades, Dame Maggie Smith has firmly established herself as one of the world's favourite actresses. This biography sheds some light on the lady behind Professor McGonagall's pointy hat.
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Famously private, this book has been published with Maggie's approval and is written by Michael Coveney, one of the few writers lucky enough to have interviewed her in recent years. Covering her glorious career in detail, from her days starring in the West End to a role alongside Laurence Olivier in Othello and her Academy Award-winning performance in The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, up to the more recent fare including the Harry Potter series and Downton Abbey, the book provides a fascinating glimpse of the real Maggie Smith.
Drawing on personal archives, interviews and his own encounters with Maggie, alongside conversations with immediate family and close friends, the fully up-to-date book not only celebrates Maggie Smith's incredible work on stage and on screen but also takes a look at the personal experiences that have shaped her as a person.
A must-have book about a true national treasure.
CT0576 3 years +3 years +
With its sticker book, colouring book, doodle pad, colouring pencils, felt tips, eraser, HB pencil and sharpener, this tin of activities is a real hoot!
- RRP £12.00
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Sure to keep children as young as 3 entertained for a long time, you'd be wise to grab yourself one of them today.
Dimensions: 300 x 280mm