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  • Australian Women's Weekly: Basics for Every Cook

    Product Code: CK2668
    Paperback
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    This Australian Women's Weekly Cookbook is full of essential recipes for even the biggest kitchen novice. All of them are extremely tasty and have been triple tested.

    There are egg, meat and seafood dishes and recipes that make use of grains and veg. It also tells you the basic stocks you should be using in each one.

    The recipes have easy-to-follow instructions and photography and include everything from simple sausage rolls to sticky soy and lime ribs.
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  • Usborne Farmyard Tales: Poppy and Sam's Halloween Party

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: PSHA
    Other Toddlers
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    Your children will love getting ready for a spooky time on Halloween with Poppy and Sam. The children are getting ready for 31 October but they've managed to lose Rusty the dog...

    Children can look through peep holes and follow the fingertrails as they attempt to find Rusty, spotting lots of other animals who call Apple Tree Farm home along the way.
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  • Adorable Owl Craft Kit

    Product Code: CT1030
    Other 6 years +
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    Create your own quilted-style keepsake picture with the Adorable Owl Craft Kit!

    Children will develop hand-eye coordination and creativity as they use the crafting tool and colourful fabric pieces to make a picture of an adorable owl.

    Contents: foam board, fabric pieces, crafting tool.
    Box size: 220 x 220mm.
    Ages 6 plus
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  • 3D Cardboard Puzzle - Glider & Aeroplane

    Product Code: ED2122
    Other 7 years +
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    Make incredible 3D models of an incredible Jet Fighter and a brilliant Biplane with this easy-to-assemble construction kit.

    Creative fun for everyone! All you have to do is slot the corrugated cardboard puzzle pieces together to build the impressive models. The eco-friendly and non-toxic pieces have been laser-cut for a precision fit.

    After finishing the models, you can enjoy them in their natural form or decorate and embellish them with paint, paper or felt-tips!
    Packaging size 310 x 310mm, completed Jet Fighter model 80 x 2020mm, completed Biplane model 110 x 2350mm

    Ages 7 plus
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  • Sunny Side Up - Susan Calman

    Susan Calman

    Product Code: SUSC
    Hardback
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    Broadcaster, comedian and Strictly favourite Susan Calman explains the importance of happiness in this uplifting book.

    This book has one clear aim: to persuade people to be kinder and spread more joy. Susan has taken stock of the exhausting and divisive nature of the nation and wants people to spread more love.

    Calling it a Calmanifesto of Happiness, this book will inspire you to bring back joy and kindness to your community.
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  • Spike Milligan Calendar 2020

    Product Code: ST2890
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    Embrace Spike Milligan's words of wisdom throughout 2020...

    This calendar for the 12 months of 2020 features illustrations, quips and musings by the one and only Spike Milligan. It gives a glimpse into the mindset of the much-missed comedian, poet and actor as he reveals the reasons why the Chinese never invented custard and how easy it is to spot a leopard...

    It's a fun, funny and fine addition to any home.

    Due to the timing of printing, this 2020 calendar notes the early May Bank Holiday as taking place on Monday 4 May. This Bank Holiday has been moved to Friday 8 May to coincide with the 75th anniversary of VE Day. We apologise for any inconvenience.
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  • How to Make Children Laugh

    Michael Rosen

    Product Code: HMCL
    Hardback
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    We're Going on a Bear Hunt author Michael Rosen knows better than most how to make children laugh and in this book he reveals his top tips so you can do the same.

    The former Children's Laureate talks about why practical jokes, pantomimes and poetry that doesn't make any sense delights children so much and reveals how you can take inspiration from this - not to mention belching, banana skins and bear hunts - to bring a smile to the faces of children close to you.
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  • The Essential Digital Detox Plan

    Orianna Fielding

    Product Code: EDDX
    Hardback
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    We all know we now live in a digital world, but wouldn't it be great to take a break from screens and pause for breath every once in a while?

    It's full of self-help assessments, step-by-step programmes and rebalancing techniques that will show you how to still have social media and digital outlets as a rewarding role in you life, but not at the expense of personal relationships and your mental health.

    Orianna Fielding's The Essential Digital Detox Plan will help you achieve the balance that is needed in today's always-on world. It even has a 10-step digital detox plan and will help you understand how being unplugged and 'off grid' is good for your well-being.

    Please be advised this book contains mature content.
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  • From My Heart

    Linda Nolan

    Product Code: FMYH
    Hardback
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    Beloved singer and broadcaster Linda Nolan provides a brave and honest account of her life and battles with cancer in an inspiring memoir that will make you laugh, cry and want to dance.

    The autobiography finds Linda - one of the singers from The Nolans whose hit I'm in the Mood for Dancing is still a floor-filler today - talking about her roller-coaster life. She discusses what it was like growing up in a big Irish family and how she and her sisters coped with the worldwide fame that followed. She also reveals the secrets and feuds that threatened to tea them apart.
    Linda candidly talks about her first battle with breast cancer and how the death of her husband left her deeply depressed and contemplating suicide. After choosing to live life to the full again, she received the news the cancer had come back and was now incurable. However, Linda has decided to enjoy the time she has left and embrace all the little things in life.
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  • The Giggle Ninja Joke Book

    Product Code: GNJB
    Paperback 7 years +
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    Laugh your way through the pages!

    We recently joined forces with Toto the Ninja Cat (and her owner, Dermot O'Leary) to find the most side-splittingly funny jokes from children aged between 3 and 13 from all over the UK. The Giggle Ninja Joke Book brings together the ones that made us all purr with laughter.

    Sure to have all ages giggling away, the original jokes range from traditional Knock Knock questions to simply pun-derful wordplay. Did your child's joke make it into the book?
    25% of the sale price of The Book People's Giggle Ninja Joke Book will go to our partner Save The Children. Save the Children exists to help every child reach their full potential.
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  • Matilda Back To School Essentials

    Product Code: ST2886
    Other
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    Get ready for school with stationery essentials inspired by Crunchem Hall.

    This marvellous organiser features Roald Dahl's famous quotes and Quentin Blake's iconic illustrations from the classic story, Matilda. It has all the stationery a budding bookworm needs to stay on track in lessons.
    Contents: Lined notebook, pencil, gel pen, ruler, 3 bulldog clips, eraser, sharpener, 2 pages of stickers
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  • Make Your Own Christmas String Lights

    Product Code: CT1004
    Other 6 years +
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    Light up your Christmas by adding these handmade decorations to your display. There are 12 lights to make and string together and they're sure to delight crafty kids who want to enjoy a creative Christmas!

    Ages 7+
    Contents: instructions, LED string lights, assorted paper strings x 12, balloons, glue.
    Requires 2 x AA batteries (not included)
    Box dimensions: 200mm x 200mm.
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  • Halloween Art

    Product Code: HALW
    Paperback 5 years +
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    Prepare to get spooky this Halloween with this creative activity book. It includes a brilliant stack of bat-shaped colouring crayons!

    It's packed with Halloween-themed patterns and designs for children to doodle and colour in. It's sure to provide hours of fun and entertainment in the build-up to 31 October.
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  • Trick or Treat!

    Hayley Down

    Product Code: TROR
    Hardback 3 years +
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    As Halloween approaches, children will be excited to explore this super spooky story. It contains a silicone torch that can be used to light up the pages and reveal some hidden artwork. Dim the lights of the room for extra effect!

    A funny, rhyming story that will help children understand that Halloween doesn't have to be scary, it's full of pictures of fun costumes. Shine the torch and you'll be able to see the excited children inside them!
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  • Sew Your Own Snowman Kit

    Product Code: CT1002
    Other 8 years +
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    Sew together a smiling snowman with this Make Your Own Festive Snowman kit.

    It's a creative way of counting down to the big day and once complete, the snowman is sure to take pride of place in any Christmas display.

    The instructions are easy to follow and ideal for any creative child who likes to make things in the countdown to the most wonderful time of the year.
    Ages 8+

    Contents: instructions, plush, yarn, ribbon, stuffing, buttons, plastic eyes, needle.

    Box dimensions: 180mm x 200mm.
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  • Ice Lolly Mould

    Product Code: HW3248
    Other
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    Make your own cool ice lollies with the kids this summer. They'll be a refreshing treat.

    This pink silicone mould has space for six mini lollies and is so easy to use. All you have to do is fill the mould with healthy fresh fruit or delicious juices and enjoy the results.

    Box size 130 x 130mm
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  • BMA: What's Wrong With Me?

    DK

    Product Code: WWWM
    Paperback
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    If you have an ailment or illness and want to identify it quickly while at home, this is the guide for you.

    It has an easy-to-follow, visual symptom checker that will help you recognise the symptoms of what might be wrong and what you should do.

    The head-to-toe visual diagnostic guides will also help you recognise situations that are urgent or potentially life-threatening.
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  • Can You See It?

    Jay Dale

    Product Code: ADQ2
    Paperback 5 years +
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    Can You See It? is a book designed to help children build their reading confidence and develop their vocabulary. It will help children become fluent and adept readers.
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  • Santa's Sleigh Advent Calendar

    Product Code: ST2717
    Other
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    Santa has been busy reading all the letters delivered to him and working day and night with his team of elves to make sure all the presents are ready for delivery on Christmas Eve...

    Follow the step-by-step instructions and make a glue-free model of Santa's sleigh and then fill 24 drawers and boxes with special advent gifts as you count down to the big day when he finally arrives!

    A creative way of providing month-long festive fun for all the family.

    Dimensions: 285 x 340mm
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  • The Magical History of Mermaids

    Russ Thorne

    Product Code: MHOM
    Hardback
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    Discover a whole new world and head under the sea to learn all about sightings of mermaids throughout history.

    This book highlights sightings of mermaids and looks over their appearances in classic books. It's all illustrated by stunning fantasy work from contemporary artists.
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  • Clean Up Shelly Beach

    Kelly Gaffney

    Product Code: BXU2
    Paperback 5 years +
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    Engage Literacy is the new reading scheme from Raintree that introduces engaging and contemporary content to motivate and support early readers while providing a reliable and instructional framework. All titles are precisely levelled, with new vocabulary being introduced and reinforced throughout the levels. This is a fiction title in the Green book band, at level 12.
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  • On Your Bike

    Chris Hoy

    Product Code: OYBK
    Other 7 years +
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    Sir Chris Hoy will help children embrace life on two wheels with this essential guide to making the most of a bike!

    From choosing the right type of bicycle (BMX or mountain bike?) to getting the right kit, Chris offers so much expert advice. he also gives tips on cycling in all weathers and important safety and maintenance tips.

    Step-by-step guides with illustrations will show you change a tyre and check your bike for wear.
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  • The Good Pub Guide 2019

    Fiona Stapley

    Product Code: GPUB
    Paperback
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    The Good Pub Guide 2019 provides a list of over 5,000 town centre pubs, classic countryside inns and gastropubs for you to visit all over the UK.

    The 37th edition in this bestselling series, the pubs are listed county by county and many have been recommended by readers. There is also a focus on pubs that specialise in malt whisky and craft beers and the winners of the coveted Pub of the Year and Landlord of the Year awards are recognised.

    The Good Pub Guide is packed with beloved favourites and hidden gems.
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  • Jess and Joe Go to the Dentist

    Jay Dale

    Product Code: CDH2
    Paperback 4 years +
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    The Engage Literacy Wonder Words series is a collection of twenty-four levelled books that will help and motivate early readers, including English Language Learners (ELL), to learn their first 100 high-frequency sight words in a meaningful context, through stories. The series is accompanied by a teacher resource book containing 48 photocopiable activity worksheets, two for each book in the series.
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