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  • THTW
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    The most comprehensive, authoritative and accessible work on history available, this bestselling book takes readers from the origins of mankind right through to the technological advancements of the modern day.

    The book with all the answers, it is very visually enticing and covers everything from the cavemen to the Cold War and Alexander the Great to global warming.

    The ultimate work of historical reference, it also contains short biographies of 100 of the world's key figures from history.
  • Gino's Italian Adriatic Escape - Hardback - 9781473690196 - Gino D'Acampo
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    Book People favourite Gino D'Acampo returns with a cookbook inspired by the picturesque Adriatic coast. The meals on offer in here are just as tempting as the area's jaw-dropping views.

    Focusing on the finest cuisine, Gino shows you how to recreate these flavour-filled dishes in the comfort of your own home and the recipes range from seafood and pasta (of course) to meat dishes and mouth-watering vegetarian options.

    A companion to Gino's TV series, this book helps make Italian cooking simple and is packed with exquisite photography of the meals and views from the destination.
  • Martin Cruz Smith Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781471132940 - Martin Cruz Smith
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    • Just £1.50 per book
    Written by the highly acclaimed author Martin Cruz Smith, this collection contains three of Detective Investigator Arkady Renko's most famous mysteries.

    Gorky Park follows Renko as he is assigned to a grisly case involving three corpses found in an amusement park in Moscow, all of who have had faces and fingertips cut off to prevent their identification.

    Wolves Eats Dogs finds Renko investigating the apparent suicide of one of the leading members of Russia's new billionaire class, shortly after the country had changed from a communist to a capitalist state; and in Three Stations, published 29 years after Gorky Park, a teenage mother has her baby stolen when she arrives at Moscow's Three Stations Square...
  • Sunny Side Up - Susan Calman - Hardback - 9781473663862 - Susan Calman
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    Broadcaster, comedian and Strictly favourite Susan Calman explains the importance of happiness in this uplifting book.

    This book has one clear aim: to persuade people to be kinder and spread more joy. Susan has taken stock of the exhausting and divisive nature of the nation and wants people to spread more love.

    Calling it a Calmanifesto of Happiness, this book will inspire you to bring back joy and kindness to your community.
  • Rainbow Magic: Magical Talent Fairy Collection - 35 Books - Collection - 9781408359068 - Daisy Meadows
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    5 years +
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    Our latest Rainbow Magic collection contains 35 fantastic stories about fairies with incredible talents... And the magical slipcase even has instructions for making a Lacey the Little Mermaid Fairy peg doll!

    A Book People favourite with children aged 5 and over, these stories find the Dance Fairies having to rescue their magic dance ribbons; the Sporty Fairies preparing for the Fairy Olympics; and the Showtime Fairies auditioning for a talent show.

    Completely spellbinding from first page to last, the easy-to-read Rainbow Magic stories are full of fun and will appeal to any child who has just started to read independently.

    Format: paperback
  • Elizabethan Mysteries Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780749015343 - Edward Marston
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    • Just £1.33 per book
    These three Elizabethan mysteries from Edward Marston, the bestselling author of the Railway Detective series, follow the life of Nicholas Bracewell as he attempts to solve a number of 'whodunit?' mysteries.

    Full of murder, mystery and mayhem, the wild romps are steeped in authentic Elizabethan detail and are near-impossible to put down!

    Please note that these are books 7, 8 and 9 in the Nicholas Bracewell series.
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    From Joanne Harris, author of Chocolat, comes a celebration of all things chocolate. The Chocolat trilogy has been tickling the taste buds of readers ever since its original publication back in 1999 - and on the big screen in 2000's Oscar-nominated movie of the same name, starring Juliette Binoche and Johnny Depp. Now Harris, with the help of Fran Warde, returns with The Little Book of Chocolat, the ultimate collection of chocolate lore and recipes from all corners of the globe.

    With easy-to-follow instructions, indulge in some mouth-watering expert recipes from some of the world's finest chocolatiers - all delectably detailed with photography so delicious you will hardly believe your eyes. Bring a taste of class to the kitchen with beautifully honed culinary instruction, and celebrate the much-loved story of Vianne Rocher in your own kitchen.
  • If You'd Just Let Me Finish - Hardback - 9780241366738 - Jeremy Clarkson
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    Jeremy Clarkson returns with a book full of no-nonsense musings on the state of the world today.

    A lot has happened since Jeremy last published a book. For a start, an outspoken television star is now the most powerful man on the planet.. While this has all been going on, Jeremy has been busy trying to figure things out.

    In this witty book, he talks about the disabling effect of being vegan, how Blackpool could be improved by drilling a hole through it and why Tom Cruise can worship lizards if he really wants to...
  • AVD2 9 years +
    9 years +
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    For Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack and Kiki the parrot, the summer holidays in Cornwall are everything they'd hoped for.

    Until they begin to realize that something very sinister is taking place on the mysterious Isle of Gloom - where a dangerous adventure awaits them in the abandoned copper mines and secret tunnels beneath the sea.

    Written by Enid Blyton and very much in the style of the bestselling Famous Five and Secret Seven stories, this is an adventure that will keep young readers hooked!
  • In My Life - Alan Johnson - Hardback - 9780593079539 - Alan Johnson
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    Former home secretary Alan Johnson celebrates his love of music in this marvellously entertaining memoir.

    He recalls first hearing Bing Crosby and Grace Kelly's True Love on the radio as a child in the 1950s and how this led to a lifelong passion. He fondly remembers humming Elvis Costello's Watching the Detectives while working as a postman and celebrates his love of artists ranging from Lonnie Donegan and The Beatles to David Bowie and Bruce Springsteen.

    A great read for music lovers and those who are interested in politics, this book lets you discover more about Alan Johnson the man while also transporting you back to a world of jukeboxes full of unashamedly romantic love songs and heartbreaking ballads.
  • AVC2 9 years +
    9 years +
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    There's something about the castle on the hill. Why is everyone so afraid of it? What secrets lurk behind its door?

    Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann and Jack are on holiday in Scotland, staying on the side of Castle Hill. When they see flashing lights in a distant tower, they decide to investigate - discovering a sinister plot concealed within its hidden rooms and underground passages.

    The second book from her famous Adventure series, Enid Blyton expertly combines themes of friendship and bravery through characters full of youthful inquisitiveness. A truly stunning book written by one of the most successful children's authors of all time, children aged 9+ will adore the timeless Castle of Adventure.
  • Knife - Hardback - 9781849498913 - Tim Hayward
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    Tim Hayward
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    Discover the culture, craft and cult of the cook's knife with this incredible book for keen cooks.

    A love letter to this essential culinary tool, it covers its form, history and creation and includes interviews with knife-makers, chefs and collectors. Written by award-winning food writer Tim Hayward, this book explores how the relationship between cook and blade has shaped both the knife itself and the way that we eat.

    From Damascus blades to Chinese cleavers and sushi knives, he also talks about 40 different types of knives and their own unique stories. Similar in style to Norwegian Wood, this is an illustrated guide that will delight and inspire anyone with a culinary interest.
  • Cosy Christmas Collection- 10 Books With Bag - Collection - 9781444950311
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    • £10.00
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    Perfect picture books for Christmas... This bag full of books combines classics including The Night Before Christmas and The Twelve Days of Christmas with modern favourites Wibbly Pig and Hugless Douglas as they get into the festive spirit.

    Nick Butterworth's The Nativity Play captures all the joys and craziness of this school tradition; Jean Reagan's How to Catch Santa is full of humour warmth and energy and features Lee Wildish's incredible artwork; and Rachel Bright's All I Want for Christmas follows two penguins as they come to realise love is the perfect gift...

    Many of these stories have won awards and they're all sure to have children feeling fantastically festive. They're brilliant for bedtime reading and soothing them to sleep as excitement takes hold in anticipation of 25 December.

    Format: paperback
    Please note these books were featured in 2017's All I Want for Christmas Collection.
  • Tom's Table - Hardback - 9781472909435 - Tom Kerridge
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    A favourite with Book People customers and a Michelin-starred chef, Tom Kerridge is back with a delicious new cookbook. My Favourite Everyday Recipes finds the chef adding bold twists and flavour to traditional dishes.

    Big on flavour, among the 100 deliciously tempting recipes you'll find ideas for starters, sides, mains and desserts as well as some tasty midweek meals and hearty weekend feasts.

    Simple to make and complemented by Christian Barnett's exquisite photography, you'll find recipes for Lamb Ribs with Roasted Onion, the Ultimate Roast Chicken, and a delicious Date and Banana Milkshake.
  • The Unknown Kimi Raikkonen - Hardback - 9781471177668 - Kari Hotakainen
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    Kimi Raikkonen is one of the stars of Formula One but is also famously private. This revealing biography finds the Fin opening up about his life, career and way of thinking.

    A very enigmatic individual, Kari Hotakainen's book reveals what life is like in the fast lane and features a number of previously unpublished photographs from Kimi's own collection.

    Kimi reveals how he plans race strategies and what it's like racing on the world famous Grand Prix courses. This book captures the raw excitement of Formula One and has the same kind of cult appeal as I Am Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
  • Disney Frozen Crochet - Paperback - 9781781576342 - Kati Galusz
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    Learn how to crochet 12 cool characters from Arendelle - including Elsa, Anna, Kristoff and Olaf - with this cute craft set. It comes with all the materials you need to make Anna and Elsa.

    Each project has step-by-step photographic instructions and is so fun to make. This is a great gift for Disney fans and the finished projects are sure to melt your heart.

    Making these crocheted characters is the perfect way to prepare for Frozen 2 in November, 2019!
  • A Lesson in Love - Hardback - 9781444779356 - Gervase Phinn
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    Back with the fourth book in his funny and warm Little Village School series, bestselling author Gervase Phinn's A Lesson in Love brings readers back to Barton-in-the-Dale to rejoin some truly memorable characters.

    Everyone can see that Ashley and Emmet are made for each other, they just need to admit it to themselves. But while romance blossoms one side of the village, things are different for an angry young boy who struggles to believe in love following a tragedy. Meanwhile, an eccentric teacher joins the staff and a new vicar stirs up some trouble...

    Full of the gossip, love, laughter and friendship that makes the Little Village School series so enjoyable, A Lesson in Love is an endearing, warm-hearted and hilarious follow-up to The School Inspector Calls.
  • A Spark of Light - Hardback - 9781444788129 - Jodi Picoult
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    Small Great Things author Jodi Picoult returns with A Spark of Light - a poignant, important and contemporary tale that examines the complexity of balancing the right to life with the right to choose...

    The Center for Women's Reproductive Health offers a last chance at hope - but nobody ends up there by choice. It's a controversial site that has people demonstrating who believe the service it offers is no different to legalised murder every day. And now a lone, armed protestor has taken the staff, patients and visitors hostage...

    Unravelling backwards, this compelling story reveals what has brought everyone involved to the Center - and how they've made people peel their truths and secrets away...
  • The Good Pub Guide 2019 - Paperback - 9781785038686 - Fiona Stapley
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    The Good Pub Guide 2019 provides a list of over 5,000 town centre pubs, classic countryside inns and gastropubs for you to visit all over the UK.

    The 37th edition in this bestselling series, the pubs are listed county by county and many have been recommended by readers. There is also a focus on pubs that specialise in malt whisky and craft beers and the winners of the coveted Pub of the Year and Landlord of the Year awards are recognised.

    The Good Pub Guide is packed with beloved favourites and hidden gems.
  • Maggie Hope Mystery Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781472118073 - Susan Elia MacNeal
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    • Just £1.33 per book
    Fans of M.C. Beaton, The Imitation Game and cosy crime stories will find the Maggie Hope mysteries wonderfully compelling... Written by Susan Elia MacNeal, the books are set during the Second World War and you won't want to put them down!

    In Mr Churchill's Secretary, we are introduced to Maggie Hope, a young American living in London during this tumultuous era. Despite the fact she's a woman, meaning she only qualifies to be a typist at 10 Downing Street, it's not long before she finds herself drawn into a secretive world of spies, code-breaking and betrayal...

    Full of murder and intrigue, the books not only offer plenty of shocks and surprises but also a central character to root for and a fascinating psychological insight into Winston Churchill and other key players from the wartime era...
  • Large Gold Christmas Bottle with LED Light - Other - 5060515911951
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    • £6.00
    This beautiful bottle decoration lights up and adds style and warmth to any Christmas display.

    It's decorated with striking silhouettes of deer and fir trees.

    Requires 2 x AAA 1.5V batteries (not included).

    Box size: 120 x 120 x 305mm.
  • Horatio & Friends Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781406364545 - Camilla Ashforth
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    • Just £1.66 per book
    A beautiful set of three bedtime picture books, our Horatio and Friends Collection is perfect for parents and children to cuddle up with before they drift off to the land of nod.

    Heart-warming tales about the power of friendship, the books are stunningly illustrated in watercolour, giving them endearing charm and timeless appeal.

    Perfect bedtime reads for fans of Jane Hissey, author Camilla Ashforth here creates gentle stories that are perfectly pitched for winding down before bed. Little ones will want Mummy or Daddy to share these books with them night after night!
  • Salted Caramel Dreams - Hardback - 9781784881122 - Chloe Timms
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    Who doesn't love salted caramel?

    This tempting cookbook from Chloe Timms is packed with 50 delicious treats including brownies, cookies, cakes, pops and doughnuts. They're all easy to make and are accompanied by step-by-step instructions.

    You can bake up salted caramel rye truffles, crunchy maple bacon popcorn and miso salted caramel sauce and all these tasty treats are ideal for adding a touch of sweetness - and saltiness - to your day.
  • The Survivors' Club Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780349410166 - Mary Balogh
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    From New York Times bestselling author Mary Balogh, this three-book collection will sweep readers away with the magic, mystery and romance of Regency England.

    Each story is mesmerising in its own right and introduces remarkable women who, following the loss of their husbands in battle, find love in the most unlikely of places, giving them the chance of a new beginning...

    Sure to delight fans of the likes of Georgette Heyer and Amanda Quick, this set or romance books from Mary Balogh is witty, sensual, poignant and absolutely breathtaking.

    This collection contains books 1-3 in Mary Balogh's Survivors' Club series.