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KD9234 5 years +5 years +
If you have children in your house, you've no doubt been singing along to the Trolls soundtrack for the past few months and this pop-up book features scenes from the hit Dreamworks film.
- RRP £7.99
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Poppy is throwing a totally Troll-tastic party in Troll Village and wants to invite all her friends along. As your children enjoy this cute story, they will be wowed by the pop-up surprises on every page.
The pop-up nature of the books makes it similar to Princess Poppy's scrapbook in the hugely popular movie!
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.
- RRP £59.88
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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.
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.
- RRP £50.00
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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.
Presented with a beautifully illustrated hardback cover, All Sewn Up is an absolute delight from start to finish.
- RRP £14.99
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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.
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.
- RRP £14.99
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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.
Carol Vorderman can help your child understand music with this step-by-step visual guide...
- RRP £14.99
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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.
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.
- RRP £25.00
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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.
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!
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.
- RRP £39.90
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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!
Containing recipes from the likes of Rick Stein, Nigel Slater and Lindsey Bareham, this is a cookbook collection no kitchen should be without!
- RRP £71.92
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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!
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.
- RRP £12.99
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Love in the Afternoon and Other Delights is a fabulous collection of ten must-read short stories and an array of entertaining essays from the talented and ever-popular author and journalist Penny Vincenzi.
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Sharing her thoughts on a huge range of subjects that will appeal to every 21st century female, from love and relationships, to work and families, this stunning collection is teaming with memorable characters, plenty of glamour, teary moments, and everything in between.
Highly addictive reading!
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.
- RRP £9.99
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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.
- RRP £9.99
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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.
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.
- RRP £25.00
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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.
XBIOG 8 years +8 years +
Children who prefer facts to fiction and are fascinated by real-life figures will be engrossed in this ten-book collection that takes a look at ten of the world's greatest heroes and heroines!
- RRP £69.90
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- Just 90.00p per book
With vivid storytelling and eye-catching artwork, the biographies cover a wide-ranging spectrum of important figures from history - Alexander the Great, Anne Frank, Eleanor of Aquitane, Elizabeth I, Gandhi, Isaac Newton, Julius Caesar, Leonardo Da Vinci and Nelson Mandela.
Fully researched and written by historical experts, every book also contains a timeline that brings each hero's story to life and will provide readers with even more jaw-dropping facts! A must for any non-fiction fan.
Slipcase not included.
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.
- RRP £9.99
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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.
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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.
Thea Osborne is a housekeeper-turned-detective who has to crack so many rural crime cases in the first five books in Rebecca Tope's bestselling Cotswolds Mysteries series. Cosy crime at its finest, we recommend them for fans of M.C. Beaton, Emily Brightwell and Carola Dunn.
- RRP £39.95
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- Just £1.50 per book
A Cotswold Killing is the first book in the series and it finds recently widowed Thea Osborne arriving in Duntisbourne Abbots to house-sit for a local couple for three weeks. On her first night, she hears a piercing scream but concludes nowhere this serene and sleepy could be witness to a murder. But then a body shows up and Thea is soon untangling her way through a web of tragedy that engulfs this beautiful Gloucestershire town...
She also finds a body hanging from the rafters of a barn; discovers a body laid out like a sacrificial victim on Notgrove Barrow during Halloween season; visits Blockley and has to investigate a murder next door to her abode; and finds a skeleton at the roots of an old beech tree - with no concrete evidence of who the bones belong to.
This collection includes books 1-5 in Rebecca Tope's Cotswold Mysteries series.
An influence on everyone from Ian Fleming to Alfred Hitchcock, John Buchan's Richard Hannay thrillers are among the most popular adventures ever written and this collection gives you the chance to enjoy four of his most rip-roaring books - including The Thirty-Nine Steps.
- RRP £33.96
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- Just £1.62 per book
In this famous book, Richard Hannay has just returned from South Africa and is bored of life when he hears of an assassination plot by someone who is promptly murdered in his flat. Hannay becomes the obvious suspect and is forced to go on the run. He heads to his native Scotland to flee the police and his enemies - but he will have to keep his wits about him if he is to warn the government before it's too late.
This collection also finds Hannay tasked with a secret mission to catch a dangerous German agent who is at large in Britain; finding his children being held hostage by a kidnapper who may have something to do with a popular member of parliament; and being asked by an old acquaintance from Africa to resolve a 30-year feud.
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.
- RRP £14.99
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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.