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The Book People is known for our brilliant collections and here you'll find our latest selection. From bundles full of children's fiction or activity books to fine fiction from bestselling authors, there's something for every taste.

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  • Bad Mermaids Collection - 3 Books

    Sibeal Pounder

    Product Code: BADM
    Collection 9 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Head under the sea and discover a whole new world with three hilarious Bad Mermaids stories from Sibéal Pounder, the bestselling author of Witch Wars.

    Complete with illustrations by Jason Cockcroft, these books follow the stylish mermaids Beattie, Mimi and Zelda as they are called back into the sea by Crabagram. There are some bad mermaids on the loose and the girls are the only ones who can stop them...

    If they are going to save the day they will need answers. But first they'll need to put on their piranha print nail polish and a clam car, although they could probably do without the talking seahorse...

    These funny, zesty books are filled with magic, mystery and fabulous fashion. They'll appeal to fans of Pamela Butchart, The Worst Witch and the Treehouse series.
    Format: paperback
    • £6.99
    • RRP £17.97
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    Just £2.33 per book
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  • Curious Pearl, Science Girl Collection - 8 Books

    Product Code: CPRL
    Collection 6 years +
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    Curious Pearl is seriously into science! In a series that defies stereotypes, Pearl is a strong female character who wants to introduce everyone to the important STEM topics.

    Each book has an easy-to-follow narrative style that will help enhance a child's understanding of the topic discussed as Pearl learns all about science topics through play e.g. forces and motion while playing football.

    These books cover the concepts of matter, seasons, migration, light and more in great detail - and are sure to help inspire your little scientist to make their own discoveries.
    Format: paperback
    • £11.99
    • RRP £63.92
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  • Fairytale Friends Collection - 4 Books

    Product Code: FYTF
    Collection 5 years +
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    A fairytale way of learning about virtues and values...

    These modern updates of famous fairytales add new twists (e.g. Snow White wants to be a football striker but needs to learn how to play for the team) and feature characters from other stories for children to spot across the pages.

    The themes of the stories tie in with the 'Relationships' and 'Living in the wider world' strands of the current PSHE curriculum and the notes and questions at the back of each book have been designed to prompt discussion around traits including honesty, kindness, teamwork and responsibility.
    Format: paperback
    • £5.99
    • RRP £23.96
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  • Unpublished Letters to The Daily Telegraph Collection - 3 Books

    Product Code: UNPB
    Collection
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    Enjoy a fascinating insight into the minds of those who write to the Daily Telegraph.

    From the funny to the furious and the mischievous to the magnificent, we know you'll be laughing, crying and possibly agreeing with some of the points of view aired in these unpublished letters sent to the Daily Telegraph.

    Throughout the three books, you'll find observations about the world we live in. Some are whimsical, some risque but they're all very entertaining... You'll find unique views on the rubbish that can be found on TV these days and even the venality of our MPs.
    Format: paperback
    • £6.99
    • RRP £26.97
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  • Nick Louth Collection - 3 Books

    Nick Louth

    Product Code: NLTH
    Collection
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    The bodies pile up in these twisted thrillers...

    Criminologist Martin Knight has always been a thorn in the side of the police but then he goes missing along with his wife, Liz. The police are struggling to find clues when Liz's ex DCI Craig Gillard is brought on to the case. He starts examining whether the events around the shocking Girl F case have any bearing on this latest disappearance.

    DCI Gillard also investigates the shocking murder of a promising architect and his aunt's potential involvement in a brutal killing. These pacy crime novels will captivate you from first page to last.
    For fans of authors like Robert Bryndza, Tania Carver, Liane Moriarty
    Format: paperback
    • £6.99
    • RRP £26.97
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  • Max Hennessy Collection - 3 Books

    Max Hennessy

    Product Code: MXHN
    Collection
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    Take flight with three wartime stories...

    It's 1914 and Dicken Quinney is preparing to spend the next four years in aerial combat. He collects a number of medals as he hones his reputation as one of the Great War's leading aces but as the conflict reaches its climax, he must prepare to complete one last death-defying mission...

    Dicken also plays a part in the Russian Revolution and attempts to escape from Nazi Germany during the Second World War. These military fiction books will appeal to fans of Tom Clancy, Pat Barker and Jack Higgins.

    This collection contains books 1-3 in Max Hennessy's RAF Trilogy.
    Format: paperback
    • £6.99
    • RRP £26.97
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  • Demolition Collection - 4 Books

    Sally Sutton

    Product Code: DMTN
    Collection 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Four bright and bold books packed with shout-aloud noise words and rhythmic text.

    Based around roadworks, demolition, ambulances and construction vehicles, these books are packed with familiar objects for children to spot including diggers and road signs.

    They'll have so much fun reading the text aloud and poring over the bright artwork in these books.
    Format: paperback
    • £6.99
    • RRP £27.96
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    Just £1.75 per book
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  • Possible Impossible Collection - 8 Books

    Product Code: POSI
    Collection 8 years +
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    Will your children solve these puzzles in the time allotted? It's certainly possible!

    The eight activity books in this collection contain challenges ranging from dot-to-dot to brain games and marvellous mazes - and they all progress in difficulty so they can develop their problem-solving skills while having fun completing them.

    Each puzzle also has a unique time challenge to add an extra interactive element.
    Format: paperback
    • £9.99
    • RRP £47.92
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    Just £1.25 per book
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  • My First... Collection - 10 Books

    Product Code: MFBO
    Collection 4 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Maths, mazes, numbers... Even origami!

    This collection of first books introduces children to important concepts in a fun and wonderfully interactive way. They are colourful, easy to follow and feature themes that we know your little ones will love.

    The search and find book will help them develop observational skills; the science book introduces basic concepts; and the picture puzzles encourage early numeracy and reading skills.
    Format: paperback
    • £9.99
    • RRP £49.90
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  • Christmas Activity Collection - 3 Books

    Product Code: HRIS
    Collection 5 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    'Tis the season to be jolly and your children can have so much festive fun with these activity books.

    Packed with bright and bold artwork of wonderful winter scenes, each book contains 300 colourful stickers and festive press-out pieces that will inspire a child's imagination.

    There are doodling activities, puzzles to complete and games to play in this interactive book. There are even Christmas craft projects!
    Format: paperback
    • £2.99
    • RRP £11.97
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