ARKA 6 years +6 years +
Crazy Chameleons, Giant Giraffes and Playful Penguins - you'll find all these animals and more as we step aboard the ark in the Ark Adventures Collection!
- RRP £39.92
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- Just 94.00p per book
Exciting and lively stories are wonderfully complemented by full-colour illustrations as Noah and his wife try their best to round up a variety of animals onto their ark before the storm hits - with varying degrees of success!
Written by Smarties Prize winner Sally Grindley, these are perfect first readers that retell a familiar story in a funny and appealing way.
CN0180 3 years +3 years +
Suitable for readers and non-readers aged 3 and over, Home Sweet Home is a fun memory-and-matching game.
- RRP £7.99
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The aim of the game is to be the first to collect all the objects into your room. All children have to do is choose a board and then spreading the object cards picture side down.
They will then take it in turn to look at the object card and see if it belongs on their colour-coded playing board. The winner is the first to fit all their objects into the room!
Dimensions: 205 x 145mm
Ages 3 plus
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
LSHE 7 years +7 years +
Coming with an exclusive Minifigure of Batman, this huge encyclopedia takes a look at LEGO's superheroes inspired by DC Comics - including the Dark Knight, Wonder Woman and Superman.
- RRP £14.99
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A comprehensive visual guide, it includes facts and figures about the heroes and their friends and foes. It even reveals all about their special weapons, cool gadgets and amazing vehicles.
This is a must for Master Builders who love superheroes.
MGLM 3 years +3 years +
From the dream team of illustrator Judi Abbot and Aliens Love Underpants author Claire Freedman comes a keepsake celebration of the bond between children and their grandparents.
- RRP £11.99
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This hardback picture book follows a little zebra as they visit their Gran and Grandpa zebras. It's not long before the little one has a BIG smile on their face and feels wrapped in love.
An affectionate, funny and joyful read that will bring joy to both children and their grandparents.
This fantastic fox gives children something to warm and cosy up with on any cold evening.
Simply pop it in the microwave for 30 seconds to a minute and then snuggle up in front of a favourite TV show or film with it - it's like a lovely hot water bottle in the shape of Freddie Fox!
The fox has a lovely lavender scent.
Not suitable for children under 36 months. For microwave use only. Heat for a maximum of 1 minute.
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.
- RRP £9.99
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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.
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.
- RRP £15.96
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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.
Regarded as one of the most authentic and authoritative collections of Greek recipes, Rosemary Barron's Flavours of Greece is a cookbook with over 250 regional and national specialities included.
- RRP £18.99
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From the olives, feta and seafood of mezes to delicate lemon broths, hearty bean soups, grilled meats and fish, baked vegetables and honey pastries, there's something for all tastes and seasonal food perfect for informal eating with friends, family and for entertaining. The tantalising recipes included here are sure to make your mouth water!
Anyone who loves dogs will adore this book by the popular TV presenter and lifelong animal lover, Kate Humble.
- RRP £16.99
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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.
Phil Tufnell (or Tuffers, as he's now more commonly known from his time in the Jungle and on Question of Sport) is a cricket legend and national treasure. In this book he's chosen his very own Hall of Fame - and it's packed with legends of the sport, offbeat characters and various surprises.
- RRP £18.99
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From boyhood heroes to favourite team-mates and toughest opponents to unforgettable umpires and brilliant broadcasters, Phil provides an analysis of a very diverse and enchanting cast of cricketing legends with typical Tuffers wit.
He even adds some truly surprising non-cricketing inductees into his personal Hall of Fame. Showcasing the most charming characters in cricket, this is a great gift for anyone who loves the summer sport.
Tales from a kitchen maid in 1920s London and a Romany family in the 1940s will take you back to a bygone era.
- RRP £27.96
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- Just £1.25 per book
Written by Margaret Powell, the two kitchen maid books follow 15-year-old Margaret as she moves to the houses of London and starts her career at the bottom rung.
Eva Petulengro's two memoirs recall her eventful childhood and manage to recapture the spirit of life on the road in a world that no longer exists.
PMDD 7 years +7 years +
This book has amazing dot-to-dots for children to pit their wits against and is sure to provide hours of fun and entertainment.
- RRP £9.99
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As kids join the dots, they'll be astounded as they reveal the striking pictures hidden on every page - and these images range from awesome animals to perfectly pretty patterns.
To add an extra element of fun, each puzzle has four cryptic clues to help children guess the image hidden under the dots before they complete the activity.
Reduce the stress of studying and help your children make the most of school with Help Your Kids with Study Skills, a step-by-step guide from Carol Vorderman.
- RRP £14.99
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Designed to enhance curriculum learning and build confidence in gathering knowledge, the illustrated book will help children aged 10 and over learn how to recall from memory, create study plans and manage stress.
With its clear and accessible guidelines, this book will help ensure that homework is no longer a struggle and that both children and parents are able to remain calm throughout the more stressful moments of school life.
Fully revised and updated to include stunning new images and the latest developments in oceanographic knowledge, Ocean: The Definitive Visual Guide is an incredible visual journey through Earth's seas and oceans.
- RRP £30.00
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Exploring every aspect of the marine environment, the book is packed cover to cover with stunning photographs, highly detailed illustrations and diagrams, and hundreds of profiles of living sea creatures, key marine environments, maritime tragedies and much, much more...
With an introduction from famed oceanographer and documentary filmmaker Fabien Cousteau and a wealth of facts on everything from tsunamis to sharks, Ocean: The Definitive Visual Guide is an ideal reference book for those who want to know everything about our underwater world.
This three-book collection will act as the perfect introduction to the highly acclaimed author Rumer Godden.
- RRP £29.97
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- Just £1.66 per book
Including Black Narcissus, the novel that inspired an Academy Award-winning film in 1947, the books are all full of high emotion, intensity and drama.
Black Narcissus is the story of a sisterhood of nuns on a mission in Himalayan India, while Breakfast with the Nikolides is a coming-of-age story set in post-colonial East Bengal and Kingfishers Catch Fire tells the story of a young English woman's dramatic and disturbing experiences in Himalayan Kashmir.
Stories that will stay with you long after you've finished reading them, this is a collection not to be missed!
TSSK 3 years +3 years +
Make no bones about it, this is a not-so-scary book that finds Ten Spooky Skeletons helping children learn how to count!
- RRP £10.99
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From Garry Parsons, the illustrator of the Dinosaur that Pooped... books, it has a Funnybones feel as a lonely skeleton heads on an incredible skelly-journey to find some new friends. The peek-through cut-outs give readers a hint of what's to come on the next page as, one by one, his friends gradually increase as he sets sail on a pirate ship, joins a circus, goes ice skating and does much more.
Rhyming text, cool illustrations and a theme that's just right for Halloween, we know your children will love this. Oh, and on the final page there's a glow-in-the-dark fright to delight!
A heartbreaking memoir from Paul and Coral Jones, April tells the story of the shocking abduction and murder of their beloved five-year-old daughter, April.
- RRP £16.99
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Throughout the ordeal, Paul Jones kept a diary of his thoughts and feelings and this book reveals them for the first time - portraying a searingly honest account of unimaginable emotional pain. Both parents speak of their love for their daughter, their feelings during the search and the draining ordeal of facing paedophile Mark Bridge in court during the trial in which he was convicted of her murder and abduction.
The entire nation was shocked by April's disappearance from Machynllech, Wales in October 2012 in shocking circumstances that sparked the biggest police search in UK history. This harrowing book tells of the heartbreak her parents faced throughout this horrific period.
Following a glorious career that took in spells at Manchester United, Real Madrid, LA Galaxy, AC Milan and Paris Saint-Germain, as well as captaining England for 58 of his record-breaking (for an outfield player) 115 caps, this is David Beckham's story in his own words.
- RRP £25.00
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Beautifully illustrated with 150 of his favourite images throughout, the book covers everything from his emergence as one of 'Fergie's Fledglings' that won the Premier League and FA Cup double in 1996 to the dark days of his World Cup red card in 1998 and then how he changed the public perception of him by captaining the national team's qualification to many major tournaments.
Becks also discusses his role in the Treble-winning United team of 1999 and his achievements in Spain, how he helped change the Americans' love of soccer and his stints in Italy and France.
AN0370 6 years +6 years +
Talk to the hand... and it might just talk back!
- RRP £9.99
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This futuristic set contains four robot hand puppets that children can make themselves (with adult supervision, of course). A great way to not only help children unleash their creativity but also develop their cognitive and hand-eye coordination skills, these will quickly become new friends and be used time and time again during playtime.
Full instructions are included and all you need is a little glue to put them together.
Contains small parts. Not suitable for children under 3 years.
Dimensions: 320mm x 235mm x 10mm
CN0722 3 years +3 years +
Children will love counting down to the big day with this fun-filled advent calendar. Far healthier than chocolate, behind every window is a cool eraser - many are festive and some are amazing animals or other favourite objects.
- RRP £6.99
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Every morning your children will look forward to discover what comes next as they find a fantastic eraser behind each window. This is a brilliant gift for children who are excitedly counting down to the big day.
There's even a big (double) surprise for 25 December!
Ages 3 plus
Size 290 x 240mm
Empress Josephine's family has been called to Napoleon's court for the terrible news that he intends to divorce his barren wife of thirteen years and take a younger bride.
- RRP £12.99
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For Josephine's daughter Hortense, this means she is free to leave her husband (Napoleon's brother), having given the Bonapartes three heirs. As she looks for love, she must support her mother through the terrible grief of Napoleon's betrayal.
For Napoleon's new wife, it is a terrible duty she must take on in her father's name and she can find nothing in common with her new husband. An unlikely friendship with Hortense brings her much comfort in this time of unhappiness.
But Napoleon's sister, Pauline, believes it is yet another woman stealing her brother's attention and affection. Having spent years attempting to control his power and influence, she must fight harder and dirtier if she is to win...
Michelle Moran's dazzling The Second Empress is packed with the drama of love, betrayal, romance and period detail and is sure to appeal to fans of both historical fiction and romance.