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  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780141385839 - Jeff Kinney
    WPYK 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £10.00
    • RRP £69.90
    • Save £59.90
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Zoo-wee-mama! Jeff Kinney's Diary of a Wimpy Kid books have now sold over 75 million books worldwide - with 10 million of those sales coming in the UK alone.

    Book People's latest slipcased collection brings together the first 10 books following the misadventures of Greg Heffley and his crazy family including, for the first time in paperback, Old School.

    Greg is an average American schoolboy, but he has a habit of getting into embarrassing but hilarious situations. These books follow his diary as he makes observations on his days and doodles away. From classic road trips to tales of hard luck and the terrifying prospect of finding a date for Valentine's Day, these are sure to have children laughing out loud.
  • LBVG 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    Pow!
    We cannot wait to see The LEGO Batman Movie and we're sure you and your family are just as excited. Featuring Batman (voiced by Arrested Development's Will Arnett) from The LEGO Movie, the film's trailer is absolutely hilarious and promises to give nods to all eras of one of DC Comics' finest superheroes.

    This book goes behind the scenes of LEGO Gotham City and will help fans discover everything they want to know about this darkest of knights. From Robin to Batgirl, it covers all the heroes, villains, vehicles and locations from the film.
  • ROSP 7 years +
    John Foster et al
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £9.00
    Poet John Foster and Winnie the Witch illustrator Korky Paul team up for this anthology of space-themed poems.

    Including works from the likes of Judith Nicholls, Liz Brownlee and David Harmer (as well as John Foster's own poems), the crazy poems will encourage children to fly into space, drive to the moon and even meet an asteroid dog.

    A Rocketful of Space Poems is the perfect book to give children a blast of excitement when it comes to enjoying poetry.
  • Mariella Mystery Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781510103818 - Kate Pankhurst
    MMYS 7 years +
    Kate Pankhurst
    7 years +
    • £4.00
    • RRP £20.96
    • Save £16.96
    • Just £1.00 per book
    There is no mystery too mysterious and no problem too perplexing in this four-book collection following the investigations of Mariella Mystery.

    Mariella is a talented super sleuth aged 9 and a bit who is prepared for any mystery that needs solving. Whether scary or dramatic, she has the nous to put together the clues. In these books she looks into where the Bad Hair Day Fog is coming from; finds out if a ghostly guinea pig is really on the loose; and works out who's sabotaging the Puddleford Baking contest.

    Presented in a journal style complete with illustrations, Kate Pankhurst's Mariella Mystery Investigates books are sure to inspire your children to pick up their very own magnifying glass.
  • New Michael Morpurgo Collection - 12 Books - Collection - 9780007963027 - Michael Morpurgo
    MCHM 9 years +
    Michael Morpurgo
    9 years +
    • £12.00
    • RRP £82.88
    • Save £70.88
    • Just £1.00 per book
    One of the most popular children's authors around, Michael Morpurgo has won many awards and is a former Children's Laureate. Our latest unbelievable value collection brings together 12 of his beloved books including Farm Boy (the sequel to War Horse), Shadow and A Medal for Leroy.

    Poignant, powerful and heartbreaking reads for children who love animals and are fascinated by the events of war, these books will leave a lasting impression on all who read them. They are exceptionally well written and will show children how powerful humanity can be.

    These touching books are perfect for children aged 9 and over and will help to introduce many important themes that they will encounter over the years ahead.
  • Classic Tales Picture Book Collection - 12 Books - Collection - 9781787001336
    CTPB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £11.99
    • RRP £83.88
    • Save £71.89
    • Just £1.00 per book
    These adaptations of classic stories and fairy tales will delight children of all ages. They're perfect for sharing with children at reading time and the likes of The Three Billy Goats Gruff, Beowulf the Brave and The Velveteen Rabbit are all included.

    With their beautifully appealing artwork, they are stories you may remember from your own childhood but they have been retold in an accessible way and with a completely fresh look.

    Children will love falling down the rabbit-hole into Wonderland; following the Yellow Brick Road to meet the Wizard of Oz; and dancing to the tune of The Pied Piper of Hamelin.
  • PWPL 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £5.00
    A hugely popular Nickelodeon show, the likes of Chase, Marshall, Rocky and Zuma all work hard to keep the community of Adventure Bay safe and happy.

    This is a PAW-some treat for Paw Patrol fans - a hardback book that finds the pups saving some penguins and a DVD of three episodes based around friendship.

    This Paw Patrol DVD contains the episodes:
    Pups Save a New Friend
    The New Pup
    Pups Save a Stowaway
  • I Love... Sticker Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781783415823
    ILSP 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £19.96
    • Save £14.97
    • Just £1.25 per book
    This collection contains four books (containing over 30 stickers each) bursting with facts about trucks, dinosaurs, farms and animals ranging from cuddly pets to wild creatures.

    All presented in an appealing style with bright colours and bold, easy-to-read text, they provide a great introduction to these ever-popular topics.
  • LBST 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £4.00
    Batman will be swinging his way back into the cinemas this year - but this time, he'll be in LEGO Minifigure form!

    A spin-off from The LEGO Movie (where Will Arnett's take on the Dark Knight stole the show), this film promises to pay tribute to all eras of the Caped Crusader and his adventures. The trailer has given a hint of just how funny this film will be and we're sure the whole family will love it.

    This Ultimate Sticker Collection book is packed with over 1,000 colourful and reusable stickers inspired by the film and features Batman, his friend Robin, his enemy The Joker and various vehicles including the LEGO Batmobile. It gives children the chance to explore and decorate Gotham City, brick by brick...
  • Mortal Instruments Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781406376296 - Cassandra Clare
    MRTI 13 years +
    Cassandra Clare
    13 years +
    (2)
    • £8.00
    • RRP £48.94
    • Save £40.94
    • Just £1.33 per book
    The inspiration for Netflix's hit show Shadowhunters, Cassandra Clare's Mortal Instruments series combines heart-stopping, action-packed thrills with supernatural elements and forbidden romance. Complete with refreshed artwork, here you'll find all six books in the series for one unbelievable price.

    Featuring mature themes throughout, these books are ideal for teens who love The Hunger Games and The Maze Runner. The series starts with City of Bones, a novel that introduces the heroine, 16-year-old Clary Fray, and explains how she's starting to see things she shouldn't - including vampires in Brooklyn and werewolves in Manhattan.

    After witnessing a horrific incident, Clary finds herself drawn to the Shadowhunters, a secret group who are determined to rid New York's underworld - and the rest of the world - of demons. Full of mystery, intrigue and betrayal, Clary also finds herself falling for someone she shouldn't...

    Please note that this collection contains mature themes.
    This collection contains the entire series (books 1-6) of Cassandra Clare's Mortal Instruments.
  • CCFC 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £19.99
    • Save £13.00
    From the experts at DK, The Complete Cookbook for Children will help kids make over 150 delicious dishes and tasty treats.

    Ideal for inspiring a creative approach to cooking, this book is bursting with truly mouth-watering recipes that children aged 7 and over can make with the help of a parent or guardian.

    Each recipe has step-by-step instructions and photographs to help budding chefs learn what they need to do as they hone their baking skills by making breakfasts, soups, salads, main meals and delicious desserts.
  • Junior Grab 'n' Go Puzzle Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781773250236
    JGNG 6 years +
    6 years +
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £15.96
    • Save £10.97
    • Just £1.25 per book
    Perfect for those on the go, this collection of travel-sized activity pads will provide hours of entertainment on long journeys.

    Children will have so much fun completing the word games, number challenges and mazes as they work through each pad. Once finished, children can tear out the sheet and challenge themselves in an entirely new way on the next one.

    Each pad features 40 activities and the answers are featured at the back. Perfect for those aged 6 and over who love puzzles, each pad also comes with a pencil.
  • CRPG 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    Crayola crayons are iconic and popular with children all over the world. On this artist pad, the experts behind the crayons have come up with a host of fun and educational puzzles and games.

    There are 40 pages to complete and the activities include mazes, dot-to-dots, hidden pictures and word searches. There are even 165 stickers to decorate the pages with.

    This allows children to be both creative and colourful!
  • R.L. Stine's Goosebumps Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781407179896 - R.L. Stine
    BUMP 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £8.00
    • RRP £49.90
    • Save £41.90
    • Just 80.00p per book
    Prepare for your children to be sleeping with the lights on... our latest 10-book Goosebumps collection is sure to give them the creeps!

    R.L. Stine's spooky books have sold over 400 million copies worldwide and have helped to ensure generations are terrified of ventriloquist's dummies... following the success of the film starring Jack Black, the books have been brought to a whole new audience and here are 10 adventures that are twisted, funny and rather dark. They'll be top of every child's reading list.

    This collection features the classic Night of the Living Dummy alongside other memorable titles including Revenge of the Lawn Gnomes and The Abominable Snowman of Pasadena. Great books for encouraging a love of reading, will your kids dare to read through all 10?
  • Write, Learn, Wipe, Repeat! Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781773250243
    WLWR 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £11.97
    • Save £6.98
    • Just £1.66 per book
    Designed especially for children aged 5 and over, these wipe-clean pads (each with its very own pen) will teach children about addition, subtraction and early fractions.

    Encouraging children to write, learn, wipe and repeat, these are very accessible guides to help develop maths skills from an early age. They are brightly presented and are double sided. All the answers are featured at the back of each pad.
  • My Learning Library: Animals Collection - 8 Books - Collection - 9781743678114
    PG0261 Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £4.00
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £8.99
    • Just 50.00p per book
    Perfect for small hands and also ideal for helping children learn from a very young age, this collection contains eight chunky board books that feature images of common creatures. Best of all, the books can fit together into a fun jigsaw puzzle.

    Bright and engaging, these books provide children with a fun way of identifying and learning the names of various animals while also developing their picture-word recognition and vocabulary skills.
  • Let's Get Along Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781785989780
    GETA 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £19.96
    • Save £15.97
    • Just £1.00 per book
    This collection of positive and uplifting stories will teach children all about kindness, sharing, teamwork and keeping calm. They're ideal for showing them what the most appropriate behaviour is in a number of situations.

    Written in accessible text, the books all feature charming illustrations that will engage children from the very first page. They can also help children learn about the consequences of negative behaviour and how they can initiate change.

    Each book also has a spread for parents and teachers which will help children build their knowledge of all the issues.
  • My First Words Library Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781911069188
    MYFW Babies
    Babies
    • £4.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £5.00
    • Just £1.25 per book
    Presented in a sturdy slipcase, the four little board books in My First Words Library introduce not only words but also colours, numbers and animals.

    These books are full of colourful illustrations that will encourage little readers to learn and explore all 10 different items from the concepts.
    These are lovely books that will be returned to time and time again as children get set for preschool and learn about the world around them.
  • George Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781408350447 - Nicola Smee
    GGTD 3 years +
    Nicola Smee
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £19.96
    • Save £14.97
    • Just £1.25 per book
    You and your children will love exploring first experiences together with the help of George the toddler and his friend Bear.

    The duo visit the doctor when they both fall ill with sore throats; they get dressed ready for the day ahead; strap on their armbands and go swimming (and splashing!) together; and travel on a plane for the very first time.

    George and Bear are the perfect team to help reassure your little ones as they begin to have first experiences of their own.
  • FLFP 3 years +
    Axel Scheffler
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £8.99
    • Save £4.00
    Children will love creating crazy combinations of animals by flipping the split pages featured in this interactive book from Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler.

    As well as the eye-catching artwork, the book has funny rhyming text and will help children learn all about different animal names and noises.

    Sure to be returned to again and again, there are over 100 different combinations to make and kids will love making a gorilla-chameleon hybrid known as a goeleon or even a toucan tiger - a touger!
  • PIBB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £5.00
    Beauty and the Beast is one of the classic fairy tales and this book brings it up to date with stunning die-cut artwork and laser-cut holes and cutaways.

    When Belle's inventor father stumbles upon the Beast's castle and is taken prisoner, she comes to the rescue and agrees to take his place. She manages to see beneath the Beast's exterior and helps him discover his human side once again...

    Perfect for sharing, the intricate images and holes make this book one that will enchant the whole family.
  • FFLD 3 years +
    Nikki Dyson
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £8.99
    • Save £4.00
    Nikki Dyson's Flip Flap Dogs is a barking crazy book with split pages that allows children to make 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.
  • The Everywhere Bear - Hardback - 9781447280736 - Julia Donaldson
    EBJD 3 years +
    Julia Donaldson
    3 years +
    • £4.00
    • RRP £11.99
    • Save £7.99
    Julia Donaldson, the author of The Gruffalo, teams up once more with the incredible illustrator of Paper Dolls, Rebecca Cobb, in this stunning picture book about the adventurous Everywhere Bear.

    Told in flowing, rhyming text this story explains how the Everywhere Bear has a home on a shelf but how he also doesn't spend much time by himself; every weekend he's taken home by a different child from Class One.

    However, when he falls out of a backpack, he braces himself for an even bigger adventure. He's washed down a drain, whooshed out to sea and rescued by a fishing boat. He's then loaded onto a lorry and carried off by a seagull. Will he ever get back to Class One?
  • Supertato and Other Stories Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781471163395 - Sue Hendra
    SUPT 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £8.00
    • RRP £69.90
    • Save £61.90
    • Just 80.00p per book
    He's always there when the chips are down and is ready to save the city from going to mash - it's the one and only Supertato!

    This collection not only contains two books about the superhero spud and his veggie mates, but also eight more books from the hilarious author, Sue Hendra.

    Children will be delighted to meet Barry, the fish with fingers; a robot with no bottom called No-Bot; and Norman, a slug with a silly (but rather sweet) shell. These hilarious stories are bright, vibrant and will have the whole family laughing out loud.