Brilliant Books for £5 or less

  • DNSD
    (2)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    Scratch and sketch amazing rainbow and foil pictures of dinosaurs with this incredibly interactive art activity book.

    Taking colouring and drawing to another level, the pictures are simple to complete and the results really do look awesome. This book even has a stylus so you can scratch away the surface to reveal what lies beneath the specially coated pages.

    There are also step-by-step instructions for drawing simple pictures and a scratch-and-draw story to complete.
  • BLDO
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    Harriet Tyce's debut thriller Blood Orange is a dark and addictive novel for readers who enjoyed Apple Tree Yard, The Nightingale and The Girl on the Train.

    Alison has it all: a doting husband, beloved daughter and career on the up. But nothing is quite what it seems. Alison drinks too much and she's having an affair with a colleague who likes to push boundaries. And it's all getting too much.

    Alison is representing a client who wants to plead guilty to stabbing her husband, but something about her story is amiss. However, if Alison saves this woman, she believes she can save herself. But someone knows all of Alison's secrets - and wants to make her pay for what she's done...
  • MWCH 4 years +
    4 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    Magical pictures to paint again and again... Just add water!
    Paint with water and see images of horses and unicorns magically fill with colour. Leave them to dry and then paint them all over again!

    The illustrations are accompanied by facts and there are also other pictures to colour in with pencils or crayons and blank pages at the back so aspiring artists can draw something new!

    This is a cool and creative way for children of all ages to get arty!
  • A-Maze-ing Mazes Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781773255545
    AMZE
    • £3.99
    • RRP £15.96
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    The four A-Maze-Ing Mazes for All Ages are packed with mazes of various levels of difficulty - easy, medium and difficult.

    The mazes are black and white and are featured in shapes ranging from circles and hexagons to objects including bridges. Suitable for all ages, all of these books are sure to improve critical thinking and develop observational skills.

    Format: paperback
  • SHKB Babies
    Babies
    (2)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £5.99
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    Shake Me Blue is a book with a rattle that young children won't be able to resist holding and shaking!

    It has eye-catching high-contrast colours and fun illustrations that children will pore over. Its study board pages can withstand even the toughest toddler tantrum!
  • TYDR 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Hiccup and Toothless will be swooping back on to the big screen for How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World - the final film in the popular series inspired by Cressida Cowell's bestselling adventure stories.

    This companion to the new film gives children (and you!) the chance to bring amazing 3D dragons to life using augmented reality on smartphones or tablets. Young fans of the books and films will love taking photos of dragons flying around their bedroom!

    You also have the chance to train Stormfly; meet Barf and Belch; and take control of the fiery Hookfang. This book provides hours of red-hot fun for anyone who dreams of visiting the Hidden World!
    This product will work with the following devices: Apple devices running iOS8 and above: iPhone 5s and above, iPod Touch 6th Gen or above. Android devices with both forward- and backward-facing cameras using Android 4.0 and above and ARMv7 NEON processors. INTEL ATOM based devices are not officially supported.
  • HYST
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    This DK book will help you help your children as they study for their SATS tests. It's packed with practical advice for coping with the pressure of exams.

    It has tips for giving reassuring support and has an appealing visual guide to help you handle children's anxieties and recognise their learning style, including what methods work best for them.

    Other chapters explain what test papers actually involve and there are also reference and practical activities to help children prepare for each one.

    Supporting the National Curriculum in reading, spelling, grammar, punctuation and maths, this is an essential guide for parents who want to help their children succeed at this very important time.
  • Nina Bawden Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780349010625 - Nina Bawden
    NBAW 9 years +
    9 years +
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £20.97
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    • Just £1.66 per book
    Nina Bawden's children's books were a huge influence on the likes of Michael Morpurgo and this three-book collection contains some of her most beloved and inspirational work.

    Carrie's War is a moving story about evacuees that finds Carrie and her brother being sent to Wales and living away from home for the very first time; The Peppermint Pig has a family welcoming a tiny pig into their home and reveals how his naughtiness and clever nature kept a family happy in the most difficult of times; and Keeping Henry asks whether a squirrel can really be a suitable pet.

    Format: paperback
  • ASIB
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    Rachel Abbott's latest psychological thriller is an addictively dark page-turner that asks who will believe a victim's story when the only witness is dead...

    Cleo should be happy that her brother Mark has found a new partner following the sudden death of his first wife, But something about Evie just doesn't feel right. She keeps having accidents at home and her friends are growing concerned that Mark may be responsible...

    Meanwhile, Sergeant Stephanie King has been called out to a clifftop house to investigate two bodies found entangles on blood-drenched streets. As the accused stands trial, the jury must consider if there is ever a proper defence for murder...
  • MWCA 4 years +
    4 years +
    (2)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    Magical pictures to paint again and again... Just add water!

    Paint with water and see amazing animal images magically fill with colour. Leave them to dry and then paint them all over again!

    The illustrations are accompanied by facts and there are also other pictures to colour in with pencils or crayons and blank pages at the back so aspiring artists can draw something new!

    This is a cool and creative way for children of all ages to get arty!
  • Easter Time Sticker Activity Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781789059991
    ETSA 4 years +
    4 years +
    (2)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.97
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    • Just £1.33 per book
    With each book packed with over 200 stickers, this egg-cellent activity collection is perfect for keeping little ones entertained for hours on end as we crack on towards Easter!

    There are plenty of Easter-themed activities, puzzles, stickers and press-outs for children to play with in each book. Children can go for a woodland wander in a marvellous maze; build a bird feeder from an empty juice carton; and develop their drawing skills as they copy pictures in accessible grids.

    From Happy Bunny and Little Sheep to the Easter Time Egg Hunt, there is so much for children to do and see as they get ready for a hopping good Easter.

    Format: paperback
  • MMWW
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Bestselling adult colouring book illustrator Millie Marotta brings together her favourite scenes from her previous books in this stunning compendium.

    Containing 120 illustrations inspired by the animal kingdom, a tropical wonderland and the wild Savannah, this is a book that is sure to ease you into a wonderful state of mindfulness.

    Other scenes include captivating creatures, beautiful birds and treetop treasures.
  • MWCF 4 years +
    4 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    Magical pictures to paint again and again... Just add water!
    Paint with water and see images of fantastic fairies magically fill with colour. Leave them to dry and then paint them all over again!

    The illustrations are accompanied by facts and there are also other pictures to colour in with pencils or crayons and blank pages at the back so aspiring artists can draw something new!

    This is a cool and creative way for children of all ages to get arty!
  • DCLT
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    Create, maintain and achieve a tidy home by following the decluttering advice in Debora Robertson's Declutter - a book praised by Nigella Lawson AND Jack Monroe.

    Debora shares her essential tips with enthusiasm, energy, honesty and humour and helps you tackle everything from cluttered kitchens to crowded cupboards. She also gives valuable time-saving advice.

    This book also contains 10 de-cluttering commandments that will help you overcome a fear of change.
  • HUGM 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    All Hedgehog wants is a hug but he's just too prickly for any of his animal friends; Tortoise also needs a cuddle but he has a hard shell... What will the two of them do?

    This gorgeous little book by Eoin McLaughlin and Polly Dunbar follows the two adorable animals as they head off in search of the perfect hug.

    Each character's story is told in the two-way book and there will be so many smiles when they eventually meet - and hug - in the middle pages!
  • Extraordinary Migrations Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781474764940
    EMIG 7 years +
    7 years +
    (2)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £31.96
    • Save £26.97Save 84%
    • Just £1.25 per book
    This fascinating series charts the remarkable journeys different types of animals take during their migration cycles. Find out what happens when butterflies cross the sky; when crabs cross the sand; when penguins cross the ice; and when whales cross the sea.

    Each animal faces a unique set of challenges and experiences wonders of the world along the way. With full-colour illustrations and inspired storytelling, this narrative series takes readers on an extraordinary adventure.

    A detailed glossary, further reading suggestions, an index and a fast facts page make these books treasure troves of information.

    Format: paperback
  • PHTP
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Want to be the next Elton John? This easy-to-follow guide has all the information you need to ensure that you always hit the right notes while tickling the ivories.

    It contains expert advice on notation, expression and techniques and is suitable for anyone learning or playing this wonderful instrument - whether by themselves or with a group.

    Suitable for beginners and intermediate players, this book is full of useful diagrams and charts. The spiral format makes it easily transportable and perfect for gig bags and flight cases.
  • GRLS 4 years +
    4 years +
    (2)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £11.99
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    This charming celebration of friendship follows four little girls as they meet under an apple tree and form an unbreakable lifetime bond.

    The four friends share secrets, dreams, worries and schemes as they grow up together - and there are plenty of tears and laughter along the way. From first meeting under the tree and sharing their dreams to learning new things and going through the trials of love and life, this is a beautiful story.

    This is a gorgeously illustrated picture book about how friendship can flourish as you grow up, despite changing circumstances and different life paths.
  • SEWP
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    This craft book is full of whimsical animal-themed sewing projects ranging from an owl doorstop to a doggy oven mit.

    Designer Helen Rhiannon offers step-by-step instructions for 18 projects that will add character and colour to any household and also serve useful functions. Key techniques and basic materials are detailed at the start of the book and the projects can be completed by sewers of all abilities.

    Other projects include a snake draught excluder, a sheep hot water bottle cover and a fantastic fox pillow. Templates for all the animals are provided on a fold-out sheet at the back of the book.
  • CHKY Babies
    Babies
    (4)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    You'll love monkeying around with this fun book that has a cheeky and very cute chimp hand-puppet in its centre.

    With rhyming text and very cute illustrations throughout, you can entertain your children by making the monkey climb, hide, laugh and cuddle.

    It's sure to encourage hours of interactive play. If you turn your hand around, the monkey will turn all the way, too!
  • SLOD
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    World-renowned trainer and It's Me or the Dog star Victoria Stilwell explains how to interpret and 'speak' the secret language of dogs in this handy manual.

    It's a guide to understanding your dog, communicating effectively, strengthening your bond and helping the pup learn so that they can navigate the human world with ease. You'll learn what different tail wags mean and what different tones of barking mean.

    This invaluable book also reveals how dogs perceive human faces and how they can feel a wide range of emotions. It's filled with instructive illustrations and full-colour photographs to help you decode exactly what your dog wants.

    Why should you buy this book? It's a comprehensive guide to decoding what your dog really wants and is packed with woof-derful photographs.
  • STRJ 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £8.99
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    Read all about the science, history and mythology of the night sky with Usborne's Stargazer's Journal.

    Suitable for stargazers of all ages, the journal is packed full of awe-inspiring illustrations, mind-bending facts and ample space for children to write down their own notes and drawings.

    It also contains handy links to websites that will help identify all the key constellations.
  • Spot the Odd One Out - Paperback - 9781788287012 - Genie Espinosa
    SOOO 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.49
    • RRP £6.99
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    With an eye-catching design, this book asks children to spot amazing animals including a monkey hiding in a school photo and a unicorn in a herd of horses.

    The quirky book contains fun-filled activities that reward close inspection with joy and laughter and the designs range from schools of fish to scores of spaceships. Will your child be able to figure the odd one out in every scene?
  • AAFM 3 years +
    3 years +
    (3)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    This beautiful book celebrates the diverse nature of families. It asks children what they think families look like and to name the members of your family. It then goes on to reveal how each family is different.

    It talks about lone-parent, adoptive, foster, divorced, remarried, mixed-race families and so many more types to show children how families come in all sorts of shapes and sizes.