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  • Oxford: Roald Dahl Dictionary - Hardback - 9780192736451 - Susan Rennie
    ORDD 7 years +
    Susan Rennie
    7 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Fizzwinkle - an exotic sweet from China that is sold in the Grubber.
    Rumpledumpus - a very noisy fuss or protest.
    Catasterous - a very bad situation indeed.
    Combining commonly used words and those that the author invented to use in his phizz-whizzing stories, the Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary is ideal for any human beans. Complemented by Quentin Blake's illustrations, the book has descriptions for what each word means and explains where they came from and how Dahl used them.

    Designed to encourage and inspire young readers and writers, the book also covers rhyming words, synonyms and provides alternatives for overused words.
  • House of Cards Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780007952069 - Michael Dobbs
    Michael Dobbs
    • £4.99
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    • Just £1.66 per book
    Intelligently written and with a remarkable insight into the way the government works, Michael Dobbs' bestselling House of Cards series inspired both the BBC and Netflix series of the same name.

    Follow Chief Whip Francis Urquhart as he does all he can - through fair and foul means - to become the Prime Minister. But getting what he wants in this manipulative way means there are many enemies just waiting for Francis to slip up.

    Entertaining and controversial, these books are unputdownable.
  • The Little Village School Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781473638877
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    • Just £1.33 per book
    Charming, heart-warming and very funny books that will delight fans of James Herriot, this collection brings together three novels from Book People favourite Gervase Phinn's Little Village School series.

    In The Little Village School, the school in Barton-in-the-Dale, Yorkshire is in for a change when a new headmistress Elisabeth Devine arrives with plans of her own. There's a bitter former headteacher, a grumpy caretaker and many more unforgettable characters - and they're all being gossiped about by the residents of the village

    Just as she's beginning to win over the wary locals in Trouble at the Little Village School, Elisabeth receives the news that the school is set to be merged with its arch rival - and she's going to have to face off against a ruthless and calculating headmaster to land the top job. Will the latest scandal to hit the village help her succeed?

    Finally, it's summer and the new term is in full swing in The School Inspector Calls. There's a new, disruptive pupil and an unexpected affair is now talk of the town...
  • Model Undercover Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781474921091 - Carina Axelsson
    MDEL 11 years +
    Carina Axelsson
    11 years +
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    For fans of Holly Smale's Geek Girl, Model Under Cover is a series about an incredibly stylish sleuth.

    This collection includes three books and describes how when a new case lands on Axelle Anderson's London doorstep, she can't help but strap on the heels and snap on the shades in an attempt to track down whoever attacked a fashion photographer...

    Suitable for readers aged 11 and over, these books are written by former model Carina Axelsson and are bursting with fashion detail. They're completely fabulous!
  • Tony Robinson's Kings And Queens - Hardback - 9781782953074
    TRKQ 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £2.99
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    In a brilliantly accessible and witty way, Blackadder and Time Team star Tony Robinson takes a look over all the kings and queens of England in this factual book.

    Ideal for those who prefer facts to fiction and have an interest in the country's history, this hardback book will become a useful study aid.

    Little-known and funny facts are featured alongside accessible biographies of all the most famous royals.
  • When I Grow Up I'm Going to Play for Stoke - Hardback - 9781785530395 - Gemma Cary
    WGST 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.99
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    You step out of the tunnel. Banners ripple through the air while the crowd chants your name. You re on the pitch, at your local stadium.... Are you your team s biggest fan and dream of being their next star player? If so, this book is for you! Our When I Grow Up range is the perfect gift for every fan. It tells the story of a young fan dreaming to be the star player of their favourite football team. Giving the book as a gift will help ensure support passes down generation to generation.
  • Marvel Avengers My First Puzzle Book - Other - 9782764324493
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    Put together the pieces of five of Marvel's Avenger superheroes in this first puzzle book!

    Presented in a board book format, the back of each puzzle piece is colour-coded for easy sorting and children will have fun putting together the pieces while reading all about them.

    There are puzzles to complete of the Hulk, Iron Man, Captain America, Thor and even Hawk Eye.

    Ages 3 plus Format: Board Book/Novelty Book. Dimensions: 260 x 260mm
  • Vitamins & Minerals - Paperback - 9780753730690 - Sara Rose
    Sara Rose
    • £2.99
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    This book offers practical advice on vitamins and minerals to help you understand what they do, why you need them and when to take them. The introduction guides you through the basic facts: how vitamins and minerals work and the effects they have on different parts of the body. It explains how your nutritional needs change throughout life and describes the different types of supplements available. With fresh and colourful pages, this book makes choosing a healthy lifestyle easy and enjoyable - assess your specific needs and find out how to tailor your diet and lifestyle to suit these. Expert author Sara Rose takes into account the different needs of individuals and provides clear and thoughtful advice, including where to get the vitamins you need and how soon you will begin to see effects. A must-have for anyone who cares about their body and mind.
  • Modern Crocheted Shawls and Wraps - Paperback - 9781782493112 - Laura Strutt
    Laura Strutt
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    Following on from Modern Granny Square Crochet and more, Laura Strutt reveals how a shawl, wrap or throw can liven up any wardrobe or home.

    From the comforting and cosy to the stylish and delicate, the book has 35 patterns for you to try out, from a simple, slip-on crochet wrap to a large, open-work shawl complete with tassels.

    Featuring everything from elegant shawls to capelets for chilly days, the book shows how you can use Granny hexagons and stars to make rectangular wraps and throws, while using triangle stitch and puff stitch to add texture and weight. It will even show you how to master the 'stash-buster' pattern and use up your leftover yarns.
  • Flash Gordon: A5 Journal - Other - 5020211199039
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    A beloved character from the worlds of film and comic books, Flash Gordon continues to delight his cult following - the film even had a resurgence after original actor Sam Jones' appearances in the Ted films.
    This handy, hardback A5 journal has lined pages for you to make notes and also a ribbon so you never lose your place. With its original comic book artwork (and an appearance by Ming the Merciless on its back cover), it's a great place to scribble, doodle and write down reminders.

    Dimensions: 215 x 155mm
  • Giles 2017 - Hardback - 9780600634508
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    A Book People favourite for many years and a man voted the best cartoonist of the 20th century on many occasions, we're delighted to bring you the 2017 edition of the Giles compilation.

    A book celebrating the 70th anniversary of the beloved character Grandma's first appearance, it is full of cartoons from the Express and Sunday Express archives.

    Witty and irreverent, the 150 cartoons in the keepsake hardback still remain relevant today and offer a light-hearted look at a number of social issues.
  • Happy Birthday Old Bear - Hardback - 9781910706725 - Jane Hissey
    HBOB 3 years +
    Jane Hissey
    3 years +
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    Can you believe Jane Hissey's beloved character Old Bear is now 30 years old? This is a keepsake edition of a brand new story to celebrate this landmark.

    Elsie, the little elephant, is planning a special birthday present for Old Bear but before she gives it to him, it ends up leading her on an incredible adventure. Little Bear starts to worry about his new friend but luckily Hoot arrives just in time. Soon, all the toys are enjoying a garden party and tucking into a rather unusual cake that has been especially prepared for Old Bear.

    A favourite bedtime book that will be returned to time and time again, the whole family can prepare to make friends and celebrate with Old Bear.
  • Little Rocket: Bath Book and Foam Sticker Set - Other - 5060083100573
    CT0665 Toddlers
    • £3.49
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    This 9-piece set contains an out-of-this-world bath book and eight intergalactic foam stickers.

    The bath book follows the Little Rocket as he soars through space, whizzing through stars and planets, while the foam rocket is fun to put together. There are also foam stars to stick on the bath and spaceships and even a UFO.

    Ages 2 plus
    Packaging dimensions: 400 x 340mm
  • The Genius of Birds - Hardback - 9781472114358 - Jennifer Ackerman
    Jennifer Ackerman
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    A celebration of our feathered friends, The Genius of Birds is a beautifully written and incredibly informative book that describes just how intelligent birds can be.

    From the memory of the Clark's nutcracker, who can hide as many as 30,000 seeds over dozens of square miles and remember where it put them months later to the common pigeon's outstanding sense of direction, you'll find out so many amazing things as you read through this book.

    Jennifer Ackerman is a well-respected expert on nature and these words showcase her love for birds. Showing how surprising and fiercely intelligent they can be, she also explains how they're socially aware, too. They can tease, deceive and even console each other.
  • Braid It! - Hardback - 9781784880538 - Jessy Linton
    BRAI 8 years +
    Jessy Linton
    8 years +
    • £2.99
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    Stylish and edgy braids, up-dos, twists, knots, and more for long and short hair There's no denying it, braids are back; from 90s icons such as Gwen Stefani and TLC to Aaliyah this retro hairstyle is once again cool. Featuring over 25 intricate hair-braid designs from the classic French plait to the more elaborate halo fishtail or even a Mohican style twist, Braid It! is your guide to the most cutting-edge hairstyles around. Perfect for any occasion, from festivals to weddings, parties or even the office, braids are an easy and stylish way to glam up any outfit. In their step-by-step tutorials, Jessy and Taiba share industry tips and tricks and ways to adorn your hair with accessories like clips, ribbons and jewels as well as other temporary styling tools such as colored hair extensions and glitter. More than just a braid book, Braid It! is a celebration of heritage, youth culture, and Girl Power.
  • Flip Flap Dogs - Hardback - 9780857637543 - Nikki Dyson
    FFLD 3 years +
    Nikki Dyson
    3 years +
    • £3.99
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    Nikki Dyson's Flip Flap Dogs is a barking crazy book with split pages that allows children to come up with their very own breeds of dog!

    With its funny rhyming text and over 100 different combinations to discover, children will love flipping the pages to create their very own crazy canines and find out the names and noises of each 'normal' breed.

    Among the pets children can create are a labrador and beagle - a labradeagle - and a terrier-dalmation cross-breed known as a terratian.
  • 15 Minute Fitness - Paperback - 9780241282885 - DK
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    If you want to keep fit but are short on time, the 15-minute exercises featured in this book can help you lose weight and feel fantastic.

    Its calorie-burning exercises can be carried out around the home and contain a mixture of stretching, squatting, sprinting, kicking and even arabesque movements. Among the styles featured are boxing, aerobics, running and freestyle.

    With over 100 quick exercises featured, you can create your own workout to suit your needs.
  • The Rough Guide to Bath, Bristol & Somerset - Paperback - 9780241237458 - Rough Guides
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    The Rough Guide to Bath, Bristol & Somerset showcases the region's most rewarding areas. It contains advice on what to see, what to do and where to eat, sleep and drink.

    This book has full-colour photography and clear maps so you will know exactly what to look for and where to go. It also reveals tthe best local festivals, most colourful pubs and finest restaurants.

    Among the must-see attractions this guide covers are Wells Cathedral and its architectural glory; the best places to cycle along the Somerset Levels; and it reveals just where you should hike in the Quantock Hills.
  • Sam Angus Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781509813339 - Sam Angus
    SMAG 9 years +
    Sam Angus
    9 years +
    • £3.99
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    • Just £1.33 per book
    There is nothing quite like a poignant animal story to evoke a whole host of emotions in a young reader. And this collection contains three of the best from Sam Angus.

    Covering similar themes to those of Michael Morpurgo, this collection contains Captain, a moving wartime story about a boy and his donkey; Soldier Dog, a book which shows the trials and tribulations that messenger dogs had to handle during World War I; and Hero, a novel which finds evacuee brother and sister Dodo and Wolfie raising and training an orphaned foal.

    Heartbreaking yet uplifting, these books are grounded in the harsh reality of wartime and show just how amazing some animals can be, even in the most difficult circumstances. They will appeal to any animal-loving child aged 9 or over.
  • RHS Grow Your Own Crops in Pots - Hardback - 9781784722388 - Kay Maguire
    Kay Maguire
    • £3.99
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    Written by renowned garden writer Kay Maguire, RHS Grown Your Own Crops in Pots is the successor to Carol Klein's RHS Grow Your Own Veg and describes how you can transform even the tiniest space into a productive and attractive plot by using the best varieties and techniques.

    Perfect for those who live in cities and don't have gardens but want to grow crops, the guide offers step-by-step instructions for tubs, planters, baskets, boxes and bags.

    It also reveals all the essential techniques you'll need to successfully grow more than 60 vegetables, fruit, salads, herbs and edible flowers.
  • Dressmaking: Step by Step - Hardback - 9781409352617
    • £3.49
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    Have you ever wanted to make clothes in the comfort of your own home? Let the experts from DK show you how with this compact and comprehensive guide!

    Throughout the book Alison Smith will tell you everything you need to know to learn how to sew an entire wardrobe of clothes and even gives advice on the tools and materials you need to use the key sewing techniques.

    By following the simple instructions for the 11 sewing patterns included, you'll soon be making skirts, dresses, trousers, tops and jackets. Whether you're a beginner looking for advice on dressmaking or a dressmaker in need of new projects and a little inspiration, DK's Dressmaking Step by Step has something for you!
  • The Bolds - Hardback - 9781783443642 - Julian Clary
    THEB 7 years +
    Julian Clary
    7 years +
    • £2.99
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    Popular comedian and TV presenter Julian Clary introduces The Bolds, a family of hyenas who do all they can to keep up the appearance of being human in this hilarious children's tale...

    Mr and Mrs Bold are ordinary. They live in a nice house in Teddington with children Bobby and Betty; have normal jobs like writing Christmas cracker jokes; and like to have a laugh. However, the nosy man next door thinks he may have smelt a rat (or hyena) and is determined to unveil the family's true identity...

    A trip to the wildlife park and its resulting heist might just reveal the Bolds' secret to everyone in Teddington. With David Roberts' wacky illustrations adding to the madcap fun, children aged 7+ who love David Walliams, Gareth P. Jones and Andy Stanton will be chuckling throughout this superb book.
  • The Good Pub Guide - Paperback - 9781785030321 - Fiona Stapley
    Fiona Stapley
    • £4.99
    • RRP £15.99
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    The UK's No. 1 bestselling guide book, The Good Pub Guide 2016 lists the top 5,000 places to eat and drink in the UK.

    From classic country pubs and town centre inns to gastropubs and those specialising in malt whisky and craft beer, the guide contains up-to-date contact details and information on the facilities and opening hours of all the pubs listed, as well as reviews from experts and readers.

    Packed with hidden gems, this 34th edition of The Good Pub Guide also has articles from industry experts, top 10 lists and Pub of the Year awards. It's essential reading for anyone who loves a good pub!
  • The A-Z of Pointless - Hardback - 9781444782769 - Alexander Armstrong
    Alexander Armstrong
    • £2.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Delve into the world of Pointless with this brilliant bumper book of over 120 new quiz questions, facts and musings from the lovable presenters Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman.

    Sure to have the whole family wracking their brains, the book is interspersed with general knowledge trivia, witty facts and longer stand-up style pieces musing on everything from aardvarks to zeppelins...

    Witty and beautifully illustrated, this exciting new Pointless book is the perfect festive treat for fans of the BBC show.