Father Christmas's Fake Beard
Have you ever wanted Christmas to be different? Turkey and carols, presents and crackers - they all start to feel a bit . . . samey. How about a huge exploding mince pie, a pet abominable snowman, or a very helpful partridge in a pear tree? What if Father Christmas went to work at a zoo, or caused chaos in a toy store or, was even, arrested for burglary!? Dive into the fantastically funny world of Terry Pratchett, for a festive treat like no other. These ten stories will have you laughing, gasping and crying (with laughter) - you'll never see Christmas in the same way again. Suitable for 9-11 years old.
Were Going On A Bear Hunt: Snowglobe Gift Book
We're going on a bear hunt. We're going to catch a big one. Will you come too? For over a quarter of a century, readers have been swishy-swashying and splash-sploshing through this award-winning favourite. This new gift hardback edition includes a superb snow scene on the cover to add fun and festive flurries to your favourite family adventure story. Follow and join in the family's excitement as they wade through the grass, splash through the river, squelch through the mud and brave their way through the swirling, whirling snowstorm in search of a bear. What a surprise awaits them in the cave on the other side of the dark forest! Suitable for 3-7 years old.
Paddington Pop-Up London Mti
Discover Paddington’s London in this spectacular gift book with 6 pop-up scenes - as featured in the new movie! Join Paddington – the bear from Darkest Peru - as he leads his adored Aunt Lucy on an imaginary journey through the streets of London. Six stunning illustrated pop-up scenes from the forthcoming movie have been lovingly recreated in this spectacular gift book. Enter a stylish paper-engineered world where iconic settings such as St. Pauls, Big Ben and Tower Bridge form the backdrop for this touching celebration of London, family and, ultimately, of belonging. Suitable for 3-6 years old.
How Grinch Stole Christmas
The one and only Grinch from the iconic Dr. Seuss gets a brand new look for his 60th birthday, in this collectible slipcase edition with a special introduction all about your favourite Christmas character! It’s the Grinch’s 60th birthday – and you’re invited to the party! “The Grinch hated Christmas! The whole Christmas season! Now, please don’t ask why. No one quite knows the reason…” With a heart two sizes too small, the Grinch is the meanest creature you’ll ever meet. He hates Christmas and the whole festive season. But when he hatches a dastardly plot to steal Christmas, he’s in for a big surprise! With hilarious rhymes and beautiful illustrations, this classic seasonal story has become a favourite for good reason and teaches readers the true meaning of Christmas. Now in a very special foiled slipcase edition with extra material, this classic story is the perfect gift for boys and girls of all ages.
Little Miss Princess Gift Tin
Little Miss Princess lives in a castle with turrets and a moat. She has lots of people to do things for her, but Little Miss Princess isn't rude and spoilt. She is a kind and generous princess. This pretty tin includes the sweet and funny tale that will leave all little princesses giggling, an activity book, a colouring book and a sheet of stickers. The Little Miss Princess Gift Tin is the perfect present for Mr Men and Little Miss fans. It's a gorgeously pink tin featuring an embossed image of Little Miss Princess. Suitable for 3-6 years old.
Harry Potter: A Journey Through History of Magic
An irresistible romp through the history of magic, from alchemy to unicorns, ancient witchcraft to Harry's Hogwarts - packed with unseen sketches and manuscript pages from J.K. Rowling, magical illustrations from Jim Kay and weird, wonderful and inspiring artefacts that have been magically released from the archives at the British Library. This spellbinding book takes readers on a journey through the Hogwarts curriculum, including Herbology, Defence Against the Dark Arts, Astronomy, Divination and more. Discover the truth behind making the Philosopher's Stone, create your very own potion and uncover the secret of invisible ink. Learn all about the history of mandrake roots and dragons, discover what witches really used their brooms for, pore over incredible images of actual mermaids and read about real-life potions, astronomers and alchemists. The perfect gift for aspiring witches and wizards and any Harry Potter fan. Celebrating twenty years of Harry Potter magic, and produced in association with the British Library to support their major exhibition, Harry Potter: A History of Magic. Suitable for ages 8 or up.
Thats Not My Reindeer Book & Toy
This charming gift set includes the much-loved, touchy-feely book That's not my reindeer... and an adorable reindeer soft toy. There are five reindeer to meet in the book, with velvety ears, fuzzy necks and shiny red noses, and a plush reindeer for little ones to cuddle as they listen to the book being read. Suitable for 1-4 years old.
Pop Up Cinderella
The magical story of Cinderella comes to life in this beautifully illustrated pop-up book. Marvel as the pumpkin becomes a fabulous golden carriage, see Cinderella's glass slipper sparkling on the palace steps and enjoy the moment her rags transform into a glittering ballgown. A pleasure to share with little children, and a wonderful gift. Suitable for 2-6 years old.
Richard Scarry's Best Treasury Ever
A stunning hardback treasury of five of Richard Scarry’s best-loved stories – the perfect gift for Scarry fans, young and old! It’s another fun-filled day in Richard Scarry’s Busytown! Pay a visit to Lowly Worm and all your favourite characters in this fabulous collection of Scarry’s best-loved stories. Packed full of cars and trucks, planes and trains, houses, shops and busy streets, it will keep curious minds occupied for hours on end.
Dork Diaries: Friendship Kit
Nikki Maxwell Loves spending time with her BFFs Zoey and Chloe and with this dork-tastic kit you and your friends can have some dorky fun too! Includes Dork Diaires: Party Time, friendship cards to share with your besties, a special notebook to write about all the KA-RAY-ZEE times you have together, super cool stickers and a friendship bracelet craft set. So whether you have one extra special best friend or a few BFFs that you’d be lost without, this kit is the perfect way to remember and share the fun you have together and to let your inner DORKS shine through!
Discover all of Shakespeare’s thirty-nine magnificent plays in one spectacular pop-up book from Jennie Maizels and the world-renowned comedy theatre troupe, the Reduced Shakespeare Company. Interactive spreads with dramatic pop-ups and lift-the-flaps bring to life each of Shakespeare’s Comedies, Histories, Romances and Tragedies. Packed with hilarious jokes and funny facts, this is the Bard’s complete works as they’ve never been seen before.
In Focus Cities
Travel the globe and find a fresh perspective with 'In Focus Cities’. This super-sized book delves into the cultural, social and historical identities of ten world-famous cities. Lift the giant flaps on every spread to find out more about the iconic cities on the map.
Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors
A laugh-out-loud funny new children's book from the author of The Day the Crayons Quit. Long ago in the Kingdom of Backgarden lived a fearsome warrior named ROCK. ROCK was undefeated in battle, and yet, he felt unfulfilled. So he went in search of a worthy opponent. Little did he know that at that very moment two more warriors were setting forth with the very same idea. When ROCK collides with SCISSORS from the village of Junk Drawer, and the ferocious PAPER, who hails from the Empire of Mum's Study, an epic and hilarious battle ensues. And the rest, as they say, is history.