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  • Britain's Historic Ships - Paperback - 9781844864096 - Paul Brown
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    Passionately written by Paul Brown, this lavish book explores 20 of the most celebrated and accessible ships in Britain and explains how they have helped to shape the nation.

    Britain has a long and rich seafaring history that stretches right back to the time of Drake and Nelson. Although much of this is recorded in literature and in museums, there's nothing better than looking at the preserved and restored monuments to discover their true past.

    Presented in order of each ship's launch date, each entry is written by the acknowledged expert on a particular vessel, giving full specification details. The book is also sumptuously illustrated with contemporary photographs and historical illustrations.

    Among the vessels featured at the Mary Rose, HMS Victory and the Cutty Sark.
  • Dangerous - Paperback - 9781447254294 - Jessie Keane
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    Dangerous by Jessie Keane is a deadly story of London's criminal underworld, from the bestselling author of Nameless. Whatever the cost, she would pay it ...Fifteen-year-old Clara Dolan's world is blown apart following the death of her mother. Battling to keep what remains of her family together, Clara vows to protect her younger siblings, Bernadette and Henry, from danger, whatever the cost. With the arrival of the swinging Sixties, Clara finds herself swept up in London's dark underworld where the glamour of Soho's dazzling nightclubs sits in stark contrast to the terrifying gangland violence that threatens the new life she has worked so hard to build. Sinking further into an existence defined by murder and betrayal, Clara soon realizes that success often comes at a very high price ...
  • Desert Island Discs - Hardback - 9780593070079 - Mitchell Symons
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    Written by Mitchell Symons to celebrate 70 years of the hit BBC Radio 4 programme, Desert Island Discs: Flotsam & Jetsam is the ultimate trivia book for fans of the show as it features a whole range of fascinating facts and figures from its extensive archives. Spanning the early years with Roy Plomley through to the present day, the hardback takes the reader through seven decades of wonderful entertainment that includes information on who chose what, and why. From Beethoven and The Beatles to chessboards and chocolate, this is the perfect companion guide to a national treasure.
  • The Steel Kiss - Hardback - 9781473618497 - Jeffery Deaver
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    Jeffery Deaver - the master of suspense - returns with the twelfth book starring his brilliant paraplegic forensic detective, Lincoln Rhyme.

    When an escalator gives way mid-chase, Amelia Sachs is forced to let a killer escape as she helps the man trapped in the depths. Following this, she teams up with Rhyme to investigate if this collapse was a freak accident or planned. Could they be on the trail of a murderer who is a technical whizz and knows just what he needs to do to contribute to a fatal 'accident'?

    Dark and gripping, this is a psychological thriller that will keep you guessing and thinking until late into the night.
  • The Century Girls - Hardback - 9781471161322 - Tessa Dunlop
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    Six women who have lived the last hundred years of British history reveal how their lives have changed since the suffragettes won the right for women (over 30 and who met certain property qualifications) to vote in 1918.

    Hailing from locations spread across Scotland, England, Wales and Northern Ireland, Helena, Olive, Edna, Joyce, Ann and Phyllis - The Century Girls - explain what they saw, how they were treated, who they loved, what they did and where they are now. They look back at times as housewives and working and describe the surroundings they grew up in.

    This is a personal account of how women gradually began to build independent lives for themselves in post-Great War Britain and what their day-to-day lives were like and how they changed throughout the following decades.
  • Five Get Gran Online - Hardback - 9781786483867 - Bruno Vincent
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    Enid Blyton for Grown-ups is a hilarious parody series that finds George, Dick, Anne, Julian and Timmy the dog facing a host of new challenges that will resonate with adults. In this book, they face one of the greatest challenges in modern society - getting a grandparent online...

    The Five head north to see Granny Barnard, a relative they haven?t seen for many years. She has remarried but she is alone over the weekend but the gang scarcely recognise her. They decide they have to help her with computer and try to fix her iTunes account and sort out her internet banking. However, it's a real struggle and soon Granny is cut off from all the comforts of modern life.

    But then the toddler from next door fixes everything and when the gang get back home, they discover that their Gran has learned everything about modern tech and is now a viral sensation.
  • Where's B**ksy - Hardback - 9781909051423
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    This impressive book celebrates the work of the world's most famous (but also most secretive) street artist - Banksy.

    Presented in stunning hardback, it looks over the whole of Banksy's street art career all the way from his early work in 2002 to his New York residency in 2013 and beyond. There are full-page photographs of every work to pore over.

    A rare artist whose work is both accessible yet complex and with many layers of meaning, author Xavier Tapies gives an insight into the ntriguing background of each piece of Banksy art. There's also a double-spread world map so you can see where each stencil was painted.
  • Book Art - Paperback - 9781782495697 - Clare Youngs
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    Repurpose and upcycle your old books into things that are new, attractive and inspiring by following the tips and hints in Clare Youngs' book. There are 35 incredible projects to make including greetings cards, stationery, animals and display scenes.

    Clare celebrates how much typography and vintage artwork adds to projects and explains how book pages add colour, patterns and texture to her incredible designs: the illustrations in children's books add charm to papier-mache dolls, while maps and atlases are perfect for notebooks and greetings cards.

    The designs all come with step-by-step instructions (plenty with illustrations) and make use of a variety of crafting techniques including quilling, collage and decoupage. It also includes a techniques section for first-time crafters.
  • The Science Book - Paperback - 9780241188064 - DK
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    This book offers an interactive exploration of 24 big science ideas. This comprehensive look at science will teach your child all about twenty seven 'Big Ideas', from atoms to net force. These ideas will help them to connect the dots between what they observe and what they understand. Bursting with facts and close-up graphics, explaining tricky concepts using accessible visuals. Learn about why energy can change but is never lost from looking at a visual of a hybrid car. Seeing is learning - special symbols direct children to over 200 specially created interactive online activities for hands on learning; from interactive art, to virtual labs where they can experiment combining chemicals. It's an incredible look at science.
  • Tom Kitchin's Fish and Shellfish - Hardback - 9781472937834 - Tom Kitchin
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    Tom Kitchin showcases the best seafood recipes from his Edinburgh gastropub The Scran and Scallie in this fantastically foodie cookbook.

    Among the treats on offer are grilled lobster, salt cod fritters, poached langoustines with aioli, crab and pea soup, braised squid risotto and Thai-style oysters.

    Each recipe is accompanied by mouth-watering photographs and there are also tips on how to best prepare various types of seafood. It also has a quick and easy guide to grilling, poaching, frying, curing and roasting fish.
  • AA 50 Walks in Dorset - Paperback - 9780749574000 - AA Publishing
    FWDR
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    Containing detailed information on walk gradients, distances, levels of difficulty, ease of access, surfaces and a lot more, 50 Walks in West Yorkshire is a comprehensive guide for one of Britain's most-loved hobbies.

    Detailing routes and trails to suit all levels of ability, and accompanied by fascinating insight into each area's wildlife, history and even dog-friendliness, this guide will make the ideal companion for the budding nature enthusiast and keen rambler.

    With walks from 2 to 10 miles, this easy-to-follow guide provides all of the knowledge the walking enthusiast will ever need to pop on their walking boots and enjoy a wander through beautiful West Yorkshire.
  • Paper Shapers Kaleidocycles - Paperback - 9781787412767 - Frankie Jones
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    You'll remember making fortune teller kaleidocycles at school (and some of you may have fond memories of them from the opening credits of Community) and now the crafting craze is taking over the world once more.

    This how-to book proves that the paper-folding creations are just as fun to make as they are to use and has step-by-step instructions for making everything from traditional kaleidocycles to hexaflexagons and paper globes to fortune tellers.

    This book has paper projects to cut out, colour, decorate, fold and create - all in a range of geometric decorations.
  • Five at the Office Christmas Party - Hardback - 9781786487674 - Bruno Vincent
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    Enid Blyton for Grown-ups is a hilarious parody series that finds George, Dick, Anne, Julian and Timmy the dog facing a host of new challenges that will resonate with adults. In this book, they enjoy one of the most exciting, eventful and potentially embarrassing events of the year - the office Christmas party!

    The gang are planning on putting on the best Christmas party ever, matching all the beloved traditions with new favourites but then, things start to go partridge in a pear tree-shaped... This festive edition of the comical capers makes a great Christmas present for any fan.
  • JMQE
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    Jamie Oliver is back with even more mouth-watering recipes in Quick & Easy 5-Ingredient Food - a book that proves cooking does not have to be complicated. In fact, it's his easiest cookbook yet!

    All 130 recipes in the cookbook use just five key ingredients and can be rustled up in next to no time at all (none take over 30 minutes to prepare). They're all also very kind on your weekly budget. There are chapters based around chicken, beef, pork, lamb, fish, eggs, veg, salads, pasta, ride, noodles and sweet things.

    Each recipe includes a visual ingredient guide, a serving size, timings, easy-to-follow instructions and essential nutritional information.
  • Good Good Food - Sarah Raven - Hardback - 9781408835555 - Sarah Raven
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    Full of sumptuous recipes that are centred around fruit and vegetables, Sarah Raven's Good Good Food is a cookbook that shows healthy eating can be delicious and satisfying.

    Sarah used to work as a doctor at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton so draws on her wealth of medical knowledge to explain why ingredients like kale, broccoli, red wine, blueberries, apples and seeds are so good for you and how they help protect your body.

    With its mouth-watering photography, the book features 250 colourful recipes that range from lemon chicken and summer herb salad to blood orange sorbet and basil yoghurt ice cream.
  • Agent Jack: The True Story of MI5's Secret Nazi Hunter - Hardback - 9781474605113 - Robert Hutton
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    Robert Hutton tells the incredible story of Eric Roberts, the MI5 agent codenamed Jack King who helped flush out the Nazi sympathisers on British soil as part of Operation Fifth Column in June, 1940.

    Recruited into the world of espionage by Maxwell Knight, Roberts had the ability to make people trust him with their darkest secrets and received so many secrets from Nazi sympathisers who believed him to be a Gestapo officer...

    Drawing on newly declassified documents and private family archives, this book reveals just how close Britain was to succumbing to fascism during the Second World War - and how the actions of brave and brilliant people like Robert Hutton managed to avoid this.
  • AOLSU 7 years +
    7 years +
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    A comprehensive history of the Romans in Britain, from Julius Caesar's first invasions and Boudicca's rebellion to the founding of Roman London and the building of Hadrian's Wall.

    Full of detailed illustrations, dramatic artwork, reconstructions, photographs of Roman mosaics, statues and other artefacts.
  • Animal Antics Picture Book Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781406372625 - Jill Murphy et al
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    • Just £1.20 per book
    Including animal-filled stories from authors including Sue Hendra, Martin Waddell and Jill Murphy, this 10-book collection is full of madcap animal adventures.

    You and your children can enjoy the story of an alligator called Alan who has big, scary teeth; follow a pig as they try to work out what the spot on their bottom is in a funny farmyard fiasco; and share the fortunes of a duck that just happens to be a farmer.

    Available for a simply unbelievable Book People price, this collection of picture books is perfect for animal-loving toddlers.
  • Six Tudor Queens: Jane Seymour, The Haunted Queen - Hardback - 9781472227676 - Alison Weir
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    The third historical novel in acclaimed historian Alison Weir's Six Tudor Queens series focuses on Jane Seymour, Henry VIII's third queen.

    Jane came to the throne a mere 11 days after the death of Anne Boleyn. She'd witnessed first-hand how dangerous and brutal Henry could be and knew she had to bear him a son... Could she discover a new side to the tyrant king?

    Steeped in historical facts, this captivating novel provides an unbiased account of Jane's life and action and explains how she was driven by the belief she could do some good in a wicked world.
  • Cook Step By Step - Hardback - 9781405361965 - Anne Willan
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    A brilliant cookbook that breaks down learning new recipes and techniques into easy-to-follow chunks, Cook - Step by Step is penned by internationally renowned cookery teacher and food writer Anne Willan.

    Containing over 1000 photographs, this colourful illustrated guide takes the hassle out of mastering a new dish, be it a starter, snack, main meal or desert. Carefully sub-divided and categorised into fish, meat and meat-free dishes, this is a well-organised and incredibly useful cookbook.
  • Collins Complete DIY Manual - Hardback - 9780007425952 - Albert Jackson
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    Having sold over 3 million copies, Collins Complete DIY Manual is a comprehensive and authoritative book that will come in handy for DIY novices, enthusiasts and professionals.

    This latest edition provides up-to-date and in-depth information on tasks including decorating, repairs, electricity and plumbing. With illustrations and photographs to help you get each job performed safely and quickly, the book also covers recent changes to regulations and explains how you can work within them.

    There is even new material about how you can use energy-saving DIY methods and save money while making your next home improvements.
  • Nazca Desk Tidy - Other - 9990000018215
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    Keep your stationery neat and organised with this stunning Nazca Desk Tidy.

    Designed with a beautiful theme, the Tidy contains three sticky memo pads, four eraser-tipped pencils and 120 coloured paper clips in red, blue and yellow.

    Great for home and the office, this is a handy little way to keep organised.

    Size: 170 x 180mm
  • Star Wars Force Awakens Flashlight Book - Hardback - 9781503702677 - PI Kids
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    Relive the drama and excitement of Star Wars: The Force Awakens with this brilliant book. It even comes with a flashlight in the shape of a lightsaber.

    A must-have for any young Jedi!
  • Without the Calories: Pasta and Rice - Paperback - 9781409154754 - Justine Pattison
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    PASTA AND RICE WITHOUT THE CALORIES takes all the hassle out of eating carbs the low cal way. Justine's thoroughly tested recipes are simple, accesible and imaginative. Her writing experience and clever combinations will make losing weight as easy as 1-2-3! Each delicious pasta and rice-based recipe is supplied with introductions, prep and cook times, calorie counts and additional applicable nutritional information, plus Justine's trademark tips and ideas to support and enhance the cooking experience!