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    RHS Diary 2020

    Product Code: ST2888
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    Make plans for 2020 with the wonderful week-to-view RHS diary!

    An annual Book People favourite, it's packed with breathtaking watercolour artwork of plants and is sure to keep you organised throughout the 12 months ahead.

    Published in association with the RHS, it has detailed floral illustrations and ample space to note down all your meetings, appointments, events and special occasions throughout 2020.

    HB, 112 pages
    Due to printing timings, this diary notes the early May Bank Holiday as Monday 4 May. This Bank Holiday has been moved back to Friday 8 May to coincide with the 75th anniversary of VE Day. We apologise for any inconvenience.
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    Colin Dexter's Inspector Morse Collection - 14 Books

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    Colin Dexter's Inspector Morse is one of the great detectives from the world of fiction and our 14-book collection gives you the chance to read through every one of his compelling cases.

    Morse is a curmudgeonly detective with some snobby attitudes but you can't help but root for him as he tries to keep his beloved Oxford safe from criminals. Accompanied by his ever-loyal assistant Robbie Lewis, they discover the famous city is seething with jealousy and dark secrets. Will they be able to keep it safe?

    This complete collection is full of cases that will keep you guessing. We'd recommend these novels and accompanying set of short stories to anyone who loves classic murder mysteries and those who enjoyed the popular TV adaptation.

    For fans of authors like: Ruth Rendell, P.D. James, Josephine Tey

    Format: paperback
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    365 Days of Creativity

    Lorna Scobie

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    Embrace your inner creativity - 365 days a year!

    This thoughtful and inspiring book will help you unlock your potential and spark a love of all things creative. Written by Lorna Scobie, it encourages you to experiment, explore and let go of artistic inhibitions and find inspiration wherever you go.

    It has a number of daily exercises and imaginative goals for you to set every single day over the next year or so.
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    Booker Prize Shortlist 2019 - 6 Books

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    A Booker Prize shortlist so strong the judges couldn't pick just one winner... Get your hands on the entire shortlist to see if you agree with the decision to give the award to Margaret Atwood's The Testaments and Bernardine Evaristo's Girl, Woman, Other.

    This year's shortlist features the winners The Testaments, Margaret Atwood's sequel to The Handmaid's Tale, and Bernardine Evaristo's Girl, Woman, Other, a portrayal of identity amongst an interconnected group of black British women. Previous winning author Salman Rushdie's Quichotte was also shortlisted, as well as Lucy Ellmann's Ducks, Newburyport - a 1,000-page monologue about love, loss and the United States that is presented here in an exclusive hardback edition.

    Elif Shalak's 10 Minutes 38 Seconds in This Strange World offers an emotional account of the power of friendship in our darkest times and Chigozie Obioma's An Orchestra of Minorities is a heartbreaking story about a Nigerian poultry farmer who sacrifices everything in an attempt to win the woman he loves.

    The Booker Prize celebrates the best fiction novels written in the English language published over the past 12 months and once again we're excited to bring you all six books on the shortlist in keepsake hardback.
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    Ann Granger's Campbell & Carter Collection - 6 Books

    Ann Granger

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    Full of murder and intrigue, these English country crime novels find Superintendent Ian Carter and Inspector Jess Campbell investigating quirky crimes across the Cotswolds.

    Format: paperback
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    Collins English Dictionary: Gift Edition

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    Every home needs a dictionary and this Collins edition comes in a keepsake slipcase. A trusted reference source, this dictionary is full of thousands of correct spelling and definitions.
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    Christmas gift wrap book

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    Wrap your presents in style with 12 sheets of fantastically festive gift wrap - two sets of two in foiled designs and two sets of four in unfoiled designs.

    The sheets come with 12 matching gift tags in a variety of shapes and sizes. They will help make your Christmas gifts look even more special this year.

    Sheet size 460 x 630mm
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    Lego Build Yourself Happy

    Abbie Headon

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    Build yourself happy with LEGO-inspired mindfulness...

    Grab some LEGO bricks and build your way to joy with models that will help you find balance and mindfulness before bedtime to get a better night's sleep. You can also get into the zone and learn how to build to relax.

    These projects are suitable for any level of Master Builder and will help you find some much-needed calm in today's busy world. This book also celebrates the life-changing magic of tidying your LEGO bricks, the way connecting pieces can help you connect with friends and the joys of embracing your inner child. Just make sure you don't step on any of the bricks!
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    Janie Bolitho Collection - 7 Books

    Janie Bolitho

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    Set in the picturesque setting of the Cornish countryside, these seven books follow artistic amateur sleuth Rose Trevelyan as she attempts to uncover the truth behind a number of startling mysteries.

    Rose was hoping to make friends with one of her female clients - but then she turns up dead; she begins to connect the dots in a case of a man who fell off a cliff in suspicious circumstances and the non-show of one of her friends at the opening of a new exhibition; and has so many suspects following a series of burglaries and brutal attacks on young women.

    You'll be racing through the pages as you try to follow the clues and spot the murderers. These are perfect for fans of Rebecca Tope and M.C. Beaton.
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    Slimming World's Best Ever Recipes

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    A cookbook full of Slimming World recipes to help you achieve your target weight.

    It's packed with 120 healthy and delicious recipes and also includes nutritional, lifestyle and diet information to help you make be your best self.

    The recipes are easy to cook and will suit all tastes and are suitable for all meal times.
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    Art

    Andrew Graham Dixon

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    This beautiful book offers a definitive visual historical timeline of art - all the way from classical Greek art and the Italian Renaissance through to modern-day masterpieces.

    Featuring masterpieces from artists including Leonardo da Vinci, Picasso and Van Gogh, this reference book reveals key facts about art movements and their origins and influences and examines the matter and methods used by each artist.
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    Nick Louth Collection - 3 Books

    Nick Louth

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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
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    The Confession

    Jessie Burton

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    A powerful tale of secrets, storytelling and motherhood from the author of The Miniaturist.

    Jessie Burton's The Confession follows Elise Morceau as she falls under the spell of writer Constance Holden in Hampstead Heath in 1980. She follows Connie to LA but while she loves this exciting new world, Elise begins to flounder. When she overhears a conversation at a party, she makes an impulsive, life-changing decision.

    Three decades later and Rose Simmons is seeking answers about her mother who disappeared when she was just a baby. When Rose learns that the last person to see her was Connie, she decides to visit the now-reclusive novelist in search of answers...
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    Ian Rankin Collection - 4 Books

    Ian Rankin

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    Can you help Inspector Rebus uncover the truth?

    Ian Rankin's John Rebus police procedurals follow the detective as he attempts to uncover the brutal crimes that hide behind the tourist-friendly facade of Edinburgh - all while battling a number of demons of his own...

    In these books, Rebus is meant to have retired but a life of leisure does not suit him all that well. He jumps at the chance to get involved in some grisly, sleazy cases...

    Rankin subtly introduces challenging social issues (racism, austerity, division) into each novel that show why he is regarded as one of Britain's finest crime writers.

    Format: paperback
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    Man Booker Prize 2018 Shortlist - 6 Books

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    Book People is very excited to bring you all six novels on this year's Man Booker Prize 2018 shortlist in hardback - including the winner, Milkman by Anna Burns. This is a story of how gossip, hearsay and silence can bring about life-changing consequences...

    The rest of this year's shortlist is as eclectic and thought-provoking as ever. Daisy Johnson's Everything Under is a daring story of family, identity, fate, language and love; Rachel Kushner's The Mars Room is a powerful account of life in an American women's prison; and Richard Powers' The Overstory is a fable about humanity's treatment of the natural world.

    Esi Edugyan's Washington Black is an extraordinary adventure about a runaway slave; and Robin Robertson's The Long Take follows a soldier who tries to find himself through a series of poems as he travels through post-war America.

    Format: hardback
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    RHS Encyclopedia of Plants and Flowers

    Christopher Brickell

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    Get your green fingers on this plants and flowers encyclopedia!

    Published by DK in association with the Royal Horticultural Society, this reference book will help you choose the right plants for your garden.

    As well as 8,000 easy-to-find entries and thousands of photographs, this fully comprehensive and easy-to-use book offers advice on using colour and depth.
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    New Botanical Painting

    Harriet de Winton

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    Create your own beautiful botanical artwork!

    Harriet de Winton offers tips on painting individual flowers and foliage and then explains how you can use these skills to make art for your wall or for cards and invitations. You can also use these newfound skills to paint for pleasure!

    There are 30 step-by-step watercolour projects to complete, treasure and share.
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    Matthew Hall Collection - 3 Books

    Matthew Hall

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    When divorcee Jenny Cooper is appointed the Severn Vale District Coroner, she's hoping for a quiet life as she pieces her life back together. However, the office she inherits from the recently deceased Harry Marshall contains neglected files hiding disturbing secrets and a trail of buried evidence...

    Jenny finds herself investigating whether the death in custody of a young boy could be linked to the deaths of a teenage prostitute and Marshall himself; whether there's been a cover-up in the case of two missing students; and the shocking discovery of a man's body with a cross gouged into his flesh in an overgrown cemetery...

    For fans of authors like Lynda La Plante, Sophie Hannah, Val McDermid

    This collection includes books 1-3 in Matthew Hall's Coroner Jenny Cooper series
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    Craig Russell's Lennox Series Collection - 5 Books

    Craig Russell

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    'Tartan neo-noir at its most entertaining' - Sunday Herald

    Craig Russell is a crime writer at the top of his game. Praised by Peter James and Michael Connelly for his gritty stories filled with gangsters, his 1950s Glasgow-based dramas draw readers into dark places filled with even darker characters.

    These page-turners follow the shady investigator Lennox as he winds up in the middle of a gruesome murder case... As he tries to prove his own innocence, he stirs up Glasgow's underworld and is violently tracked down by the men he's been hired to follow.

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    This collection includes books 1-5 in Craig Russell's Lennox series For fans of authors like Peter James, Lee Child, Val McDermid
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    Michael Rosen's Book of Play

    Michael Rosen

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    Put down your devices and play!

    We're Going on a Bear Hunt author Michael Rosen shares ideas for screen-free fun for all ages in this brilliantly creative book. He explains why being silly and getting active is good for creativity, resilience and so much more and encourages you to let your worries drift away as you embrace the sheer joy of playing games and interacting with others.

    From doodling to word play and after-dinner games, Michael shares enticing ideas for indoor and outdoor fun.
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    Crochet with Your Leftovers

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    Crochet something lovely with leftover yarn!

    This craft book is bursting with ideas that will help you use up the remainder of any ball of yarn. It contains patterns from Nicki Trench that can be made with one ball or less and can be used for baby hats, bootees, toys, cosies and bunting.

    It also has ideas for the home including cushion covers, egg cosies and mug warmers.
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    The Essential Guide to Drawing Collection - 5 Books

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    Five practical and inspirational workbooks to help you hone your drawing skills in areas including perspective and composition, portraits, landscapes, animal and still life.

    These accessible and illustrated books provide step-by-step introductions to their subjects with clear examples of what you should be aiming for - from capturing the likeness of a human being and rendering elements of water, trees and rocks to sketching realistic animals and drawing single objects and themed compositions.

    They are suitable for any level of artist and go through the process of drawing and tackling the subject matter with clarity.
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    Clare Donoghue Collection - 3 Books

    Clare Donoghue

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    Based in and around South East London, Clare Donoghue's DS Jane Bennett and DI Mike Lockyer police procedurals will chill you to the bone...

    You won't be able to stop turning the pages in Never Look Back, the first novel in the series (and Clare's debut), as the regional murder squad find themselves on the trail of a murderer who brutally killed three women in sadistic fashion while they were only feet away from safety... DI Lockyer desperately tries to find the link between these incidents but what he discovers throws his personal and professional life into turmoil.

    No Place to Die finds the duo on the trail of a killer with a seriously twisted mind; and Trust No One has an unhappy marriage ending in murder...

    For fans of authors like David Hewson, Mark Billingham, Tess Gerritsen

    This collection contains books 1-3 in Clare Donoghue's DS Jane Bennett and DI Mike Lockyer series
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    Unpublished Letters to The Daily Telegraph Collection - 3 Books

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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.
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