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That's not my bee...

That's not my bee...

Meet five busy bees in this adorable addition to the much-loved That’s not my... series. Babies and toddlers will love touching the textured patches as they meet bees with sparkly wings, fuzzy tummies and shiny eyes. The bright pictures and textures to stroke are designed to help develop sensory and language awareness.

£6.99

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199 birds

199 birds

From parrots and penguins to eagles and emus, this beautifully illustrated book is packed with amazing birds from around the world. The book is organised into themed pages, including gardens and meadows, savanna birds, the seashore and all kinds of penguins. Great for developing vocabulary and language skills.

£5.99

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1000 things under the sea

1000 things under the sea

A gorgeously illustrated reference book with exactly 1000 things that are found in our oceans, from colourful fish and coral reefs to submarines and shipwrecks. Every picture is labelled with its name, and there’s an index of all the names at the back of the book. A wonderful way to discover the wildlife and ecology of different ocean habitats.

£9.99

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All about families

All about families

What do families look like? Who’s in your family? And how can families change? With delightful illustrations, this glorious celebration of family diversity talks about lone-parent families, adoptive, foster, divorced, remarried, and mixed race families, and lots, lots more, showing little children that families come in all shapes and sizes.

£9.99

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Baby's very first noisy book zoo

Baby's very first noisy book zoo

Babies will love discovering the cheeky monkeys, splashing elephants and roaring lions on the colourful pages of this book. They can press the buttons to hear the monkey, penguin, seal, lion and elephant sounds – and try making the noises themselves! A joy to share and talk about with babies and toddlers alike.

£9.99

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Big book of numbers

Big book of numbers

There are hundreds of fascinating facts to discover in this journey through the wonderful world of numbers. How many hearts does an octopus have? Why is the number 9 lucky in China and how many people have walked on the moon? With delightful illustrations and a page of facts for each number, this is a lovely book to share with a young child.

£9.99

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Children's book of art

Children's book of art

Discover over thirty of the world’s most famous pictures in this fascinating introduction to art, with paintings by Van Gogh, Munch, Rousseau, Klimt and more. Each page is filled with fascinating facts about the artists, their lives and how they created their work. Includes a glossary, index and links to websites for more information.

£9.99

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Europe atlas and jigsaw

Europe atlas and jigsaw

Take a tour of Europe with this entertaining atlas and 300-piece jigsaw, with hundreds of animals, landmarks and attractions to spot. The sturdy box contains a vividly illustrated jigsaw of a map of Europe, plus a 32-page picture atlas showing each country with towns and cities, rivers, flags and other details, and internet links to find out more.

£9.99

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Famous artists sticker book

Famous artists sticker book

Find out about the lives and work of the world’s most famous artists, including Van Gogh, Dali, Monet and Warhol, in this beautiful information book. Each page is filled with fascinating facts and photographs of the artists’ works, and there are over 130 stickers to add to the pages and links to specially selected websites for more information.

£7.99

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Little wipe-clean alphabet

Little wipe-clean alphabet

Help little ones learn the alphabet with this fun wipe-clean book. There are letters and words to trace and copy on every page, accompanied by matching illustrations. Durable, wipe-clean pages mean children can practise again and again and there are links to websites with advice on helping children learn to read and write.

£4.99

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Little wipe-clean first words

Little wipe-clean first words

This fun book is a perfect way for young children to learn their first words. There are lots of easy three-letter words to practise reading and writing and a guide to writing big letters too. With durable, wipe-clean pages for endless practice and links to websites with advice and more activities to help children learn to read and write.

£4.99

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Little wipe-clean numbers

Little wipe-clean numbers

Help little ones learn to count and write numbers up to 100 with this friendly activity book. Durable, wipe-clean pages mean children can practise again and again and there are links to websites with advice and more activities to help children learn to read and write.

£4.99

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London mazes

London mazes

Explore London’s landmarks and rich history in this entertaining collection of mazes. Each maze is more challenging than the last, from going to watch the tennis at Wimbledon to visiting the Tower of London and shopping in Camden Market. All the answers are at the back of the book.

£7.99

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Look and find bugs

Look and find bugs

This brilliantly colourful puzzle book is teeming with creepy crawlies to spot and talk about. Find an ant in a deckchair, spot a butterfly blowing a trumpet, look for a dragonfly riding a broom and lots more. Each page is packed with talk-about and counting opportunities, and all the answers are at the back of the book if you get stuck.

£9.99

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Look inside nature

Look inside nature

Discover the magical world of nature in this information book for young children, with over 80 flaps to lift. There are woods, rivers and ponds to explore, and animals to discover under the ground, hiding in trees and rustling in the bushes. There’s information on how plants grow, habitats and nature spotting and links to websites to find out more.

£9.99

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Measuring things activity book

Measuring things activity book

Learn about all kinds of measuring with this entertaining activity book, including length, perimeter, volume, mass and time. Puzzles include working out the area of gingerbread houses, measuring the length of a maze, seeing how much animals weigh and more. Quizzes after each section let children test what they’ve learned.

£6.99

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Museum snap

Museum snap

Discover lots of museum artefacts in this entertaining card game for young children. There are 52 snap cards (13 matching sets of 4), with labelled pictures of fossils, mummies, dinosaurs, spacesuits and lots more. The game can be played with fewer cards to make it easier for younger players to join in.

£5.99

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Pussy cat, pussy cat, where have you been? I've been to Rome and guess what I've seen...

Pussy cat, pussy cat, where have you been? I've been to Rome and guess what I've seen...

Let pussy cat take you on a tour of Rome, ancient and modern. Discover the world of the Romans, from gladiators to chariot races. Then make a wish at the Trevi Fountain and visit the breathtaking Sistine Chapel. The Eternal City comes to life in this new twist on the well-loved nursery rhyme.

£10.99

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Sleeping Beauty

Sleeping Beauty

The enchanting story of Sleeping Beauty is brought to life in this gorgeously illustrated pop-up book. Follow the fairies starry trail, join the prince as he discovers the secret tower where Sleeping Beauty is destined to sleep for a hundred years, and see if magic can save the day. A pleasure to share with little children, and a wonderful gift.

£9.99

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Sticker horse riding

Sticker horse riding

From jousting and rodeo to dressage and polo, this book is filled with exciting horse riding scenes to complete with colourful stickers. There’s an Endurance Trail in the USA, a Spanish riding school, the Grand National and lots more. With over 250 reusable stickers of clothes and accessories, this activity book can be enjoyed time and time again.

£6.99

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Dividing practice pad 6-7

Dividing practice pad 6-7

Help children practise division using this handy pad containing 140 pages of entertaining activities. The activities get gradually harder throughout the pad, and all the answers are at the back. Part of the Usborne Key Skills series that supports the Maths lessons children learn at school.

£6.99

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Grammar and punctuation practice pad 6-7

Grammar and punctuation practice pad 6-7

Help children practise their punctuation and grammar using this handy pad containing 140 pages of activities. Practise using the five most common punctuation marks, identifying nouns, verbs, adjectives and adverbs. Part of the Usborne Key Skills series that supports the English lessons children learn at school. Answers are at the back of the book.

£6.99

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Spelling practice pad 5-6

Spelling practice pad 5-6

A handy pad packed full of 140 pages of activities to help children practise spelling, adding suffixes to a root word, and making plurals and compound words. The activities get gradually harder throughout the pad, and all the answers are at the back. Part of the Usborne Key Skills series, supporting the English children learn at school.

£6.99

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Subtracting practice pad 5-6

Subtracting practice pad 5-6

A handy pad packed with 140 pages of activities to help children practise subtracting with numbers from 0 to 20. Part of the Usborne Key Skills series that supports the maths children learn at school. Activities include number lines, missing numbers, quizzes and more, and get progressively harder. Answers are at the back of the book.

£6.99

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Telling the time flash cards

Telling the time flash cards

Help children learn to tell the time with this pack of 50 wipe-clean flashcards and a pen. The cards are colour-coded to show different times and allow children to practise ordering numbers on a clock face and creating any time on a clock, and in words. The durable, wipe-clean cards offer endless opportunities to practise.

£6.99

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Wordsearches

Wordsearches

Find the hidden words in puzzles on themes from farm animals and famous buildings to sea creatures and musical instruments. Part of a range of mini paperbacks perfect for journeys, rainy days, prizes and party bags.

£2.99

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Funny faces sticker book

Funny faces sticker book

This fun-filled little book has lots of stickers of noses, mouths, ears and eyes to complete the funny faces pictures. You decide what everyone looks like! Part of a range of mini paperbacks perfect for journeys, rainy days and party bags.

£2.99

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Crosswords

Crosswords

Test your word power with this fun, pocket-sized crossword collection, covering everything from cities and countries to animals and food. Part of a range of mini paperbacks perfect for journeys, rainy days, prizes and party bags.

£2.99

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Sticker shapes zoo

Sticker shapes zoo

Create elephants, giraffes, meerkats, parrots and lots more using the colourful sticker shapes provided in this mini activity book. Follow the simple guidelines in each scene, then add details with a felt-tip pen. Part of a range of pocket-sized paperbacks perfect for journeys, rainy days and party bags.

£2.99

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Travel puzzles

Travel puzzles

This little book is packed with puzzles that will make any journey fly by, including mazes, spot-the-differences, logic puzzles and more. Part of a range of mini paperbacks perfect for journeys, rainy days and party bags.

£2.99

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Unicorns colouring book with rub-down transfers

Unicorns colouring book with rub-down transfers

This pocket-sized activity book is full of enchanting scenes to colour and bring to life using the transfers provided. Each page has unicorns, plants and animals to colour, and there are transfers of unicorns, rainbows, flowers and more to add to the busy pages. Part of a range of mini paperbacks perfect for journeys, rainy days and party bags.

£2.99

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Finger printing animals

Finger printing animals

Create dogs, meerkats, hedgehogs and more by following the simple step-by-step instructions in this pocket-sized activity book. All you need is your fingers, the ink-pad attached to the book and a felt-tip pen. Part of a range of mini paperbacks perfect for journeys, rainy days and party bags.

£3.99

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Finger printing people

Finger printing people

Create pirates, astronauts, wizards and more by following the simple step-by-step instructions in this pocket-sized activity book. All you need is your fingers, the ink-pad attached to the book and a felt-tip pen. Part of a range of mini paperbacks perfect for journeys, rainy days and party bags.

£3.99

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Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

When Belle’s father takes a rose from a castle garden, he is confronted by a terrible Beast. Brave Belle is determined to save her father... but what fate awaits her at the enchanted castle? The classic fairy tale rewritten for children who are just learning to read, with stunning illustrations by John Joven throughout.

£5.99

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Sleeping Beauty

Sleeping Beauty

At Sleeping Beauty’s christening, the king and queen forget to invite a very important guest. Sixteen years later, that guest’s wicked wish comes true... The classic fairy tale rewritten for children who are just learning to read, with stunning illustrations by Sara Gianassi throughout.

£5.99

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Giraffe in the bath and other tales with CD

Giraffe in the bath and other tales with CD

This humorous short story collection contains Giraffe in the bath, Chimp with a limp, Spider in a glider, Hyena ballerina, Seal at the wheel and Ape’s great escape. Includes a CD with charming readings of the stories, and fun puzzles at the back of the book. Perfect for reading or listening to together, or for beginner readers to read themselves.

£10.99

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Cycling

Cycling

An informative guide to the exhilarating world of cycling, covering everything from mountain biking and BMX tricks to classic road races and the Tour de France. With dramatic photographs, detailed diagrams and website links for more information, this book is ideal for readers who prefer real-life action to fiction.

£7.99

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New fiction

Theatrical

Theatrical

Hope dreams of working backstage in a theatre, and she's determined to make it without the help of her famous costume-designer mum. So when she lands an internship on a major production, she tells no one. But with a stroppy Hollywood star and his hot young understudy upstaging Hope's focus, she's soon struggling to keep her cool...and her secret.

£7.99

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Aliens Invaded My Talent Show!

Aliens Invaded My Talent Show!

Eric Doomsday loves doing magic tricks, even though they always end up going very wrong, so he's determined to get it right for the Dreary Inkling school talent show. But when the talent-show judges reveal themselves to be hideous aliens who want to destroy the world, the fate of the planet rests on one boy. Can Eric's magic really save the day?

£6.99

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The Name of This Book is SECRET

The Name of This Book is SECRET

When intrepid friends Cass and Max-Ernest set out to discover the history behind the mysterious Symphony of Smells, they become embroiled in an experiment to discover the secret of eternal youth. Together they must come up with a plan to rescue their classmate from a hideous fate and escape the eerie pyramid of dastardly villains The Midnight Sun.

£6.99

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Eddy Stone and the Epic Holiday Adventure

Eddy Stone and the Epic Holiday Adventure

When Eddy Stone finds a pirate in his Gran's bath, his miserable summer holiday turns into a treasure hunt. Setting sail in a ship-shaped shed, crewed by an old lady and a grumpy penguin, what could possibly stop them? All aboard for an EPIC adventure...

£6.99

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Eddy Stone and the Alien Cat Attack

Eddy Stone and the Alien Cat Attack

When Eddy Stone meets an alien cat on a mission to destroy Earth, his rainy weekend suddenly takes off. Shooting into outer space with his annoying cousin Millie, can Eddy stop the crazy kitty? 3-2-1: Counting down to an adventure that's out of this world...

£6.99

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Girls with a Voice

Girls with a Voice

Discover the extraordinary lives of the inspiring girls who have lived throughout history at 6 Chelsea Walk. Mary Ann’s greatest wish is to become an opera singer, and she’s thrilled when the famous child prodigy Mozart comes to perform in Chelsea. But through a sudden twist of fate, Mary Ann is told that she must leave her Boarding School for Young Ladies, and her singing dreams are shattered. Distraught, she comes up with a plan to stay at school, oblivious to the danger it will put her in… An enchanting story of dreams and determination, set in the enthralling world of eighteenth century London. This book was previously published as "Historical House: Mary Ann and Miss Mozart".

£6.99

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