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 Read reviewPlaying with Collage

Playing with Collage

Jeannie Baker

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Share Your Smile: Raina's Guide to Telling Your Own Story

Share Your Smile: Raina’s Guide to Telling Your Own Story

Raina Telgemeier

Get ready to journal and learn to tell your own story with Raina Telgemeier, the #1 New York Times bestselling creator of Smile, Sisters, Drama, and Ghosts!

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The Mysterious Mansion

The Mysterious Mansion

Daria Song

A gorgeously imagined activity book that follows the story of a young girl who finds herself lost inside a mysterious mansion.

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Eddie Woo's Magical Maths

Eddie Woo’s Magical Maths

Eddie Woo

This fun and absorbing maths activity book from one of Australia's most recognisable mathematicians will delight and inspire young readers.

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How Trains Work

How Trains Work

Lonely Planet Kids, James Gulliver Hancock, Clive Gifford

From the fastest to the longest, the oldest to the newest, through tunnels and up mountains, take a fascinating ride through the world of trains in this brilliant new book from illustrator James Gulliver Hancock.

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The Crayons' Christmas

The Crayons' Christmas

Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers

A brand-new Crayons book from the #1 New York Times best-selling duo Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers. This hilarious interactive book has letters, games, ornaments, a poster and even a pop-up Christmas tree - perfect for the...

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 Special priceAnimalphabet

Animalphabet

Julia Donaldson, Sharon King-Chai

An exquisitely colourful exploration of the animal world with fold out flaps and shaped pages, written as an entertaining guessing game by the bestselling Julia Donaldson.

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Michael Rosen's Book of Play

Michael Rosen’s Book of Play

Michael Rosen, Charlotte Trounce

These days, we seem to have less and less time for play. At school, children are focused on exams, while at home we're all glued to our phones and iPads.

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The Story Orchestra: Swan Lake

The Story Orchestra: Swan Lake

Jessica Courtney Tickle, Katy Flint

A spellbinding retelling of a classic ballet story, with 10 sound clips.

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It's Mine!

It’s Mine!

Rod Campbell

A hide-and-seek jungle book with a pop-up surprise from the author of the bestselling lift-the-flap classic Dear Zoo.

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The Ultimate Book of Planet Earth

The Ultimate Book of Planet Earth

Anne-Sophie Baumann

The Ultimate series is a worldwide success because it offers readers an intriguing close-up view of their subject, with lots of opportunity for hands-on interaction using flaps, tabs, pop-ups and more!

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365 Days of Creativity: Inspire your imagination with art every day

365 Days of Creativity: Inspire your imagination with art every day

Lorna Scobie

Explore your inner-artist and spark your creative self.

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Farmblock

Farmblock

Christopher Franceschelli, Peskimo

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Dog Man: Guide to Creating Comics in 3-D

Dog Man: Guide to Creating Comics in 3-D

Dav Pilkey

George and Harold know a lot about making comic books. (Remember their Captain Underpants comics?) But before they told you that story, first they told you the story of Dog Man - part dog, part man, and all cop!

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Bluey: Time to Play!: Sticker Activity Book

Bluey: Time to Play!: Sticker Activity Book

Bluey

Have fun with Bluey and Bingo as they play their favourite games!

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Greek Myths and Mazes

Greek Myths and Mazes

Jan Bajtlik, Zosia Krasodomska-Jones

A fascinating collection of labyrinths and puzzles set in Ancient Greece. Find your way out of a maze on each page in this stunningly intricate book from the creators of Maps.

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Magic Painting Animals

Magic Painting Animals

Federica Iossa

This book is packed with animals for you to bring to life. Simply dip the brush in water and sweep it across the black and white pages to fill the animals with glorious colours - from the patterned scales on jungle snakes to the...

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 Special priceGuinness World Records 2020

Guinness World Records 2020

Guinness World Records

Celebrate the dawning of a new decade with the fully revised Guinness World Records 2020.

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The Australia Survival Guide

The Australia Survival Guide

George Ivanoff

Oh no! You've been bitten by an inland taipan? Don't worry, The Australia Survival Guide has the first-aid advice you need!

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The Dictionary of Difficult Words

The Dictionary of Difficult Words

Jane Solomon, Louise Lockhart

Test your knowledge of the English language with the Dictionary of Difficult Words

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 Read reviewLunch at 10 Pomegranate Street

Lunch at 10 Pomegranate Street

Felicita Sala

Written and magnificently illustrated by Felicita Sala, this glorious celebration of community is filled with recipes from all over the world and simple instructions perfect for young chefs

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Catch Cat

Catch Cat

Andy Council, Claire Grace

Take a world tour as you try to catch Cat in this series of continent-themed spreads with hundreds of things to spot.

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I Am a Rebel Girl: A Journal to Start Revolutions

I Am a Rebel Girl: A Journal to Start Revolutions

Elena Favilli, Francesca Cavallo

I Am a Rebel Girl is the beautifully illustrated companion to the Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls book series. Train your rebel spirit and embrace your full potential by following inspirational prompts written by authors...

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Where's Wally? Exciting Expeditions

Where’s Wally? Exciting Expeditions

Martin Handford

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Egypt Magnified

Egypt Magnified

David Long, Harry Bloom

Grab your magnifying glass and explore the sights and sounds of ancient Egypt in this fascinating search-and-find adventure, packed with over 200 things to spot.

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How Airports Work

How Airports Work

Lonely Planet Kids, Clive Gifford, James Gulliver Hancock, Tom Cornell

Where does luggage go after check in? What happens in the control tower? How do planes actually fly? This interactive, lift-the-flap book takes you behind-the-scenes to uncover the hidden secrets of the airport - from a peek...

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 Read reviewGood Selfie: Tips and Tools for Teens to Nail Life

Good Selfie: Tips and Tools for Teens to Nail Life

Turia Pitt, Freda Chiu

Good Selfie contains simple strategies to help kids and teens build self-confidence, get through hard times and go after massive goals. It's real, straight-talking and funny (if I do say so myself!). I can't wait for you to get...

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Woo's Wonderful World of Maths

Woo’s Wonderful World of Maths

Eddie Woo

Eddie Woo is on a mission: to show us that maths is the language of the universe.

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Busy Builders: Farm

Busy Builders: Farm

Timothy Knapman, Carles Ballesteros

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Little Children's Pencil and Paper Games

Little Children’s Pencil and Paper Games

Kirsteen Robson, Jordan Wray

This fun activity pad is packed with simple two-player games for young children to enjoy while developing their turn-taking, observation and logic skills. There are simple instructions on how to play each game, and the tear-out...

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Wreck This Journal (Colour)

Wreck This Journal (Colour)

Keri Smith

Perhaps you're a seasoned Wreck-er, having made your way through one or more copies of Wreck This Journal. Or maybe you're new to the phenomenon (little do you know, this experience might just change your life). Whatever the case,...

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Where's the Sloth?: A Super Sloth Search-and-Find Book

Where’s the Sloth?: A Super Sloth Search-and-Find Book

Andy Rowland

Suzi sloth is going on holiday and taking all her friends with her. Sloths are more adventurous than you may think and they plan to travel far and wide - to the busy streets of Delhi, the canals of Amsterdam and even the beaches...

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The Treehouse Fun Book 3

The Treehouse Fun Book 3

Andy Griffiths, Terry Denton

The third activity book, bursting with three times the fun, based on the exciting world of the bestselling Treehouse series.

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Build the Shark

Build the Shark

Barbara Taylor, Galia Bernstein, Mark Ruffle

See sharks like you never have before through colourful illustrations, fascinating facts and finally by building your own great white.      

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How to be an Explorer of the World

How to be an Explorer of the World

Keri Smith

Helps you to rediscover the world around you. In this book, you are encouraged to explore the world as both artists and scientists.

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101 Weird Words (and Three Fakes)

101 Weird Words (and Three Fakes)

David Astle

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Adam Spencer's The Number Detective

Adam Spencer’s The Number Detective

Adam Spencer

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Passport: An Activity Book

Passport: An Activity Book

Robin Jacobs

The exact shape and size of a passport, this little book offers a range of delightful activities for young globetrotters.

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Build the T. Rex

Build the T. Rex

Mark Ruffle, Galia Bernstein, Darren Naish

See the T. Rex like never before, with colourful illustrations, fascinating facts about dinosaurs and by building your very own T. Rex skeleton

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Little People, Big Dreams: Marie Curie Paper Doll

Little People, Big Dreams: Marie Curie Paper Doll

Isabel Sanchez Vegara

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100 Things for Little Children to Do on a Journey

100 Things for Little Children to Do on a Journey

Usborne

A brand new set of cards containing simple activities to keep little children busy on long journeys. Ages 3+

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Cookies!: An Interactive Recipe Book

Cookies!: An Interactive Recipe Book

Lotta Nieminen, Meagan Bennett

Bake cookies from scratch inside this interactive recipe book - sift the flour, whisk the sugar, crack the egg, pour the chocolate chips, and more!

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Press Out and Decorate: Flamingos, Llamas and Other Cool Things

Press Out and Decorate: Flamingos, Llamas and Other Cool Things

Kate McLelland

Each press-out design is intricately decorated with turquoise foil and perfect for all ages to decorate. Featuring 20 unique designs, the press-out pieces can be slotted together to create super-cool three-dimensional ornaments or...

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Ada Twist's Big Project Book for Stellar Scientists

Ada Twist’s Big Project Book for Stellar Scientists

Andrea Beaty

An empowering, hands-on STEM project book featuring bestselling character Ada Twist, Scientist!

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Where's the Unicorn Now?: A Magical Search-and-Find Book

Where’s the Unicorn Now?: A Magical Search-and-Find Book

Paul Moran, Sophie Schrey

Michael O'Mara presents the hotly anticipated sequel to the 2017 bestselling title Where's the Unicorn?

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Alphabet Street

Alphabet Street

Jonathan Emmett, Ingela P Arrhenius

There's so much to discover in this ingenious little book! Read the story, lift the flaps, enjoy the funny rhyming text, learn the letters of the alphabet and, then, when you're finished, flip the book and have fun with the...

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David Astle's Gargantuan Book of Words

David Astle’s Gargantuan Book of Words

David Astle

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Pirates Magnified: With a 3x Magnifying Glass

Pirates Magnified: With a 3x Magnifying Glass

David Long, Harry Bloom

Grab your magnifying glass and seek out history's most notorious pirates in this swashbuckling search-and-find adventure, packed with over 200 things to spot.

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The Official Pokemon Encyclopedia

The Official Pokemon Encyclopedia

Pokemon

Gotta catch 'em all! Immerse yourself in the Pokemon universe with this ultimate guide to the Pokemon animated series.

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Peep Inside the Jungle

Peep Inside the Jungle

Anna Milbourne, Simona Dimitri

Down in the jungle there's a chatter and a squawk. Is it the mummy tiger with her cubs? A bright-eyed tree frog? A bird of paradise or a honey bear having a midnight snack? Children can peep under the leaves and between the trees...

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Iggy Peck's Big Project Book for Amazing Architects

Iggy Peck’s Big Project Book for Amazing Architects

Andrea Beaty, David Roberts

Companion to the #1 New York Times bestselling series, an empowering hands-on STEM project book

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Little Sticker Dolly Dressing Mermaid

Little Sticker Dolly Dressing Mermaid

Fiona Watt, Lizzie Mackay

An enchanting little sticker book full of mermaids for young children to dress. With over 200 stickers of sparkly mermaid tails, friendly sea creatures, shell jewellery and seaweed skirts to add as the mermaids swim in a coral...

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Myth Match: A Fantastical Flipbook of Extraordinary Beasts

Myth Match: A Fantastical Flipbook of Extraordinary Beasts

Good Wives and Warriors

You might have heard of the unicorn and the griffin, but what about the unifin? This fantastical flipbook collects together magical and mythical creatures from all over the world, then lets you mix and match their fronts and backs...

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Build the Dragon

Build the Dragon

Dugald A. Steer (Author), Jonathan Woodward, Douglas Carrel (Illustrator)

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Dinosaur Detective's Search-and-Find Rescue Mission

Dinosaur Detective’s Search-and-Find Rescue Mission

Sophie Guerrive

A hide-and-seek adventure with the Dinosaur Detective, which will challenge children of all ages to test their spotting skills.

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Deep in the Forest: A Seek-and-Find Adventure

Deep in the Forest: A Seek-and-Find Adventure

Josef Anton, Lucie Brunelliere

Deep in the Forest is as much a visual treat as it is an introduction to exotic animals.

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Baby Fish: Finger Puppet Book

Baby Fish: Finger Puppet Book

Yu-Hsuan Huang

Bright art and simple, child-friendly text, plus an adorable animal finger puppet!

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Origami Games for Kids Kit

Origami Games for Kids Kit

J. Stern

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Record Breaking Paper Airplanes Kit

Record Breaking Paper Airplanes Kit

Andrew Dewar, Kostya Vints

Make paper airplanes based on the fastest, longest-flying planes in the world! Paper airplane expert Andrew Dewar presents this new collection of 16 original high-performance paper airplanes

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Illuminature: Discover 180 animals with your magic three colour lens

Illuminature: Discover 180 animals with your magic three colour lens

Rachel Williams, Carnovsky

Explore ten of the world's most diverse environments and reveal their hidden secrets with a magic coloured lens that illuminates each page in a kaleidoscope of colour.

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