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On the Side A Sourcebook of Inspiring Side Dishes by
On the Side A Sourcebook of Inspiring Side Dishes

A revolutionary cookbook that moves the humble side dish to centre stage. Whilst writing his food blog, Rocket & Squash, Ed Smith noticed that a key part of our meals was being ignored. On too many occasions, side dishes were...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2017
Chronologica The Incredible Years That Defined History by
Chronologica The Incredible Years That Defined History

A fact-filled journey through 100 years of world history, exploring famous people and events in addition to lesser-known historical happenings. 100 Amazing Years presents a concise, punchy analysis of years and personalities which instigated big changes and were particularly formative...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/11/2016
Ripley's Believe it or Not! 2017 by
Ripley's Believe it or Not! 2017

Packed with amazing photographs and jaw-dropping facts, and with an out-of-this-world 3D-effect cover, Ripley's Believe It or Not! 2017 offers a feast of information and entertainment. Prepare yourself for this year's collection of eye-popping oddities!
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/09/2016
Of Mice and Men: Dyslexia-Friendly Edition by
Of Mice and Men: Dyslexia-Friendly Edition

Congratulations to publisher Barrington Stoke for this new edition which is specifically designed to be accessible to all readers, including those with dyslexia. The text is exactly as Steinbeck wrote it and hasn’t been abridged or altered, but features such...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/08/2016
Seriously Good Gluten-Free Cooking In Association with Coeliac UK by
Seriously Good Gluten-Free Cooking In Association with Coeliac UK

Phil Vickery believes that he can revolutionise the notoriously restrictive gluten-free diet. Using his Michelin-starred cooking talents and his nurturing of simple, honest ingredients, Phil has created over 150 recipes that coeliacs have until now only dreamed of. Food to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2016
Scary Old Sex by
Scary Old Sex

In this stunning, taboo-breaking debut, Arlene Heyman, a practicing psychiatrist, gives us what really goes on in people's minds, relationships, and beds. Raw, tender, funny, truthful and often shocking, Scary Old Sex is a fierce exploration of the chaos and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/02/2016
Peppa Pig: Happy Easter by
Peppa Pig: Happy Easter

Peppa, George and all their friends are celebrating Easter.
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/02/2016
Literary Lunch by
Literary Lunch

A great book is like a feast. We love to concoct stories from food but what about making food from some of our favourite stories? This book answers this question.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/10/2015
Secrets & Cheats Minecraft Unofficial Annual by
Secrets & Cheats Minecraft Unofficial Annual

There are many reasons why Minecraft is now one of the most popular videogames on the planet. The sheer fact that there is so much to do in the game is just one factor. Minecraft is, after all, a game...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2015
Ripley's Believe it or Not! 2016 by
Ripley's Believe it or Not! 2016

Ranging from the woman who married a Ferris wheel to exploding cow farts, and from the girl who cries stone tears to the pizzeria that deliver its customers' orders by drone, this book offers a new compendium of strange but...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/09/2015
Giles the Collection by
Giles the Collection

A brand new selection of the best of the Giles cartoons, the theme of this year’s collection is regional life and in these 150 images day-to-day life of the recent path is portrayed in all its eccentricity. Featuring the family...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/1970
Little Black Classics Box Set by
Little Black Classics Box Set

Showcasing the many wonderful and varied writers, the Little Black Classics Box Set assortment of books will transport readers back in time to the furthest corners of the globe. It celebrate the huge range and diversity of the Penguin Classics...
Format: Multiple copy pack - Released: 03/09/2015
Peppa Pig Official Annual 2016 by
Peppa Pig Official Annual 2016

Featuring Peppa and her family and friends, this book is filled with three stories, puzzles, games and activities.
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/08/2015
Breaking Ground Classic Travel Writing from Pioneering Women by
Breaking Ground Classic Travel Writing from Pioneering Women

A unique collection of classic travel writing, showcasing and celebrating the pioneering spirit of women throughout the ages. Spanning three centuries, this assortment of writings reveals a rich treasure trove of anecdotes and adventures from incredible women worth celebrating and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/1970
Beano Annual by
Beano Annual


Format: Hardback - Released: 03/07/2015
Gutenberg's Apprentice by
Gutenberg's Apprentice

A well written, informative book which we must assume is accurate. It traces the life of Peter Schoeffer whose foster father Johann Fust apprenticed Peter to Johann Gensfleisch (Gutenberg). Fust funded the development of the press and the printing of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/06/2015
Minecraft: The Official Redstone Handbook by
Minecraft: The Official Redstone Handbook

From basic mining and logic circiuts to more advanced mechanics, this book gives you step by step instructions to get you fully wired to redstone. It covers what you need to know to get connected to the electrifying possibilities of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/05/2015
Minecraft: the Official Beginner's Handbook by
Minecraft: the Official Beginner's Handbook

You're alone in a mysterious new world, full of hidden dangers. You have only minutes to find food and shelter before darkness falls and the monsters come looking for you. What do you do? This title helps you learn how...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/05/2015
Girl for Sale The Shocking True Story from the Girl Trafficked and Abused by Oxford's Evil Sex Ring by
Girl for Sale The Shocking True Story from the Girl Trafficked and Abused by Oxford's Evil Sex Ring

Lara McDonnell was one of the young girls involved in the Oxford Child Abuse Scandal that ran from 2004-2012. With 7 men now in jail for long prison terms the case might be thought to have ended – but not...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/04/2015
Hello Knitting! Simple Knits to Have You in Stitches by
Hello Knitting! Simple Knits to Have You in Stitches

With bright, modern, full colour illustrations, anyone can quickly learn to knit, master new stitches and make a selection of cute and easy knitting projects with Hello Knitting! With this book safely at your side for guidance, even those who...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/04/2015
Poems on the Underground by
Poems on the Underground

After nearly thirty years and almost 500 poems, Poems on the Underground has become a familiar and welcome sight on London's Tube, paying tribute to the magnificent tradition of English poetry, and to those who have contributed to its richness...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/03/2015
Good Food Eat Well: 14-Day Healthy Eating Diet by
Good Food Eat Well: 14-Day Healthy Eating Diet

The ever-popular range of small chunky cookbooks from the BBC has now been extended to embrace a new Eat Well range with the first four titles published in January. Good value and with a full range of recipes, ideal when...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2015
Good Food Eat Well: Fasting Day Recipes by
Good Food Eat Well: Fasting Day Recipes

The ever-popular range of small chunky cookbooks from the BBC has now been extended to embrace a new Eat Well range with the first four titles published in January. Good value and with a full range of recipes, ideal when...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2015
Good Food Eat Well: Low-Fat Feasts by
Good Food Eat Well: Low-Fat Feasts

The ever-popular range of small chunky cookbooks from the BBC has now been extended to embrace a new Eat Well range with the first four titles published in January. Good value and with a full range of recipes, ideal when...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2015
Good Food Eat Well: Low-Sugar Recipes by
Good Food Eat Well: Low-Sugar Recipes

The ever-popular range of small chunky cookbooks from the BBC has now been extended to embrace a new Eat Well range with the first four titles published in January. Good value and with a full range of recipes, ideal when...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2015
Whitaker's Almanack 1869 by
Whitaker's Almanack 1869

A facsimile of a volume from 1869, the second year that Whitaker’s Almanac was published, still with us the format is little changed, the content today however, is a world away from the Whitaker’s of 1869. The differences are most...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/11/2014
Where's Boris? by
Where's Boris?

Put him on a bike or dangle him from a zip-wire and anyone can spot Boris but here your task is to find the blonde bombshell in amongst the crowds in classic Where’s Wally style. Like...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/11/2014
Dogs Hanging out of Windows by
Dogs Hanging out of Windows

This year’s Christmas gift must-have for dog lovers, gorgeous pictures of dogs hanging out of car windows, ears flapping, eyes closed in bliss. It’s an anthology that includes dog portraits from around the world from Los Angeles to London, all...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/10/2014
Saturday Kitchen Suppers Inspiring Seasonal Recipes from Easy Weekday Suppers to Delicious Dinner Parties by
Saturday Kitchen Suppers Inspiring Seasonal Recipes from Easy Weekday Suppers to Delicious Dinner Parties

With a foreword by Tom Kerridge and an introduction from James Martin, a guide to seasonal suppers with the best recipes taken from the show introduced by the chefs who cooked them. This is great food, an opportunity to try...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/10/2014
The Jose Mourinho Quote Book by
The Jose Mourinho Quote Book

Widely known for his strong personality, sharp dress sense, and eccentric comments at press conferences, there is only one Jose Mourinho. Regarded as many by the world's best manager and one of the greatest of all time, he achieved huge...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/08/2014
Coffee Time Treats Coffee Cakes, Sticky Buns, Muffins and More by
Coffee Time Treats Coffee Cakes, Sticky Buns, Muffins and More

For the Love of Oats contains more than 30 recipes for deliciously oaty breakfasts, superfood snacks, toasted treats and drinks.
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/08/2014
Long Nights and Log Fires Warming Comfort Food for Family and Friends by
Long Nights and Log Fires Warming Comfort Food for Family and Friends

The collection of deliciously warming recipes in 'Long Nights and Log Fires' will keep you warm the whole season through.
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/08/2014
Tapas and Other Spanish Plates to Share by
Tapas and Other Spanish Plates to Share

Traditionally served as a bar snack alongside a sherry, beer or wine, tapas have become a firm fixture on the culinary map thanks to their variety and versatility. This beautiful book contains all of the recipes you need to discover...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/07/2014
Peppa Pig: The Official Annual 2015 by
Peppa Pig: The Official Annual 2015

Suitable for Peppa fans, this title features Peppa Pig books from Ladybird for you to enjoy including: The Big Tale of Little Peppa, Peppa's Big Race and more.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/08/2014
Burgers by
Burgers

Mouthwatering recipes for irresistible, unforgettable burgers.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/08/2014
Creme Brulee by
Creme Brulee

Over 40 sumptuous ways to enjoy the world's most stylish classic dessert.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/08/2014
Panini by
Panini

The tastiest grilled snack around is also the most versatile - discover how to create delectable paninis for every meal and time of day with these inventive recipes.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970
Pumpkin by
Pumpkin

Get ready to discover the incredible versatility and flavour of the humble winter squash.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/08/2014
The Science Book by
The Science Book

Starting with Thales of Miletus (624 BCE) who is said to have predicted a solar eclipse and ending with Geoffrey Marcy (1954-) who has furthered our knowledge of distant unseen planets this history is told through the achievements of individual...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/07/2014
Nature Guide Snakes and Other Reptiles and Amphibians by
Nature Guide Snakes and Other Reptiles and Amphibians

From tiny frogs in the rainforest to giant tropical crocodiles, this book features images that reveal intricate details and characteristics of the snakes, reptiles and other amphibians. It includes detailed sections on what a reptile or amphibian is, their reproduction...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2014
Beano Annual by
Beano Annual


Format: Hardback - Released: 04/07/2014
I am the Secret WAG The True Story of My Life as an England Footballer's Wife by
I am the Secret WAG The True Story of My Life as an England Footballer's Wife

Is being a Footballer’s WAG as glamorous as some people think? The answer is, of course, no – staying glamorous even for a trip to the supermarket takes a lot of hard work, the paparazzi always there to catch you...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/06/2014
First Cake Decorating Simple Cake Designs for Beginners by
First Cake Decorating Simple Cake Designs for Beginners

Part of a series designed to get even the most complete novice trying out a new craft. Cake decorating can be fabulously ornate - or it can be simple with basic decoration and modelling. If you don’t know where to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/04/2014
A History of the First World War in 100 Objects In Association with the Imperial War Museum by
A History of the First World War in 100 Objects In Association with the Imperial War Museum

Among the totemic objects of war on show here – German helmets, guns and army rations there are a few more humble objects– a flag, a scribbled note, a nightdress illustrating the civilian experience of war. Well-presented,, the one hundred...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/03/2014
World War I The Definitive Visual History by
World War I The Definitive Visual History

The usual high Dorling Kindersley pictorial standard for this impressive look at the people, politics and events of World War One. Like for Like Reading The Ultimate Illustrated History of World Wars I & II: A Boxed Set...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970
Love You, Mum by
Love You, Mum

A sweet little gift book that celebrates the bond between girls, of all ages, and their mothers. Using photographs and illustrations, the sayings and statements in the book say all you could wish on Mother’s Day. Like for...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970
The Hobbit: the Desolation of Smaug - Movie Storybook by
The Hobbit: the Desolation of Smaug - Movie Storybook

The companion volume to the film of the same name, this will give all fans a glorious record of their time at the cinema which they can revisit in their own homes. The story of the daring quest undertaken by...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2013
The Hobbit: the Desolation of Smaug - Ultimate Sticker Book by
The Hobbit: the Desolation of Smaug - Ultimate Sticker Book

With 10 pages of stickers plus lots of stunning activities, this amazing book is a great companion to the exciting new movie, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. If you would like to purchase through the official Tolkien site...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2013
Minecraft: The Official Annual by
Minecraft: The Official Annual

Celebrates the limitless possibilities of Minecraft. This title is packed with step-by-step instructions for exciting builds and projects, tips from the experts, including the game's creator Notch himself, cool things to make, games to test your brain power and codes...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/09/2013
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug - Annual 2014 by
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug - Annual 2014

Published in advance of the amazing second movie in Peter Jackson's trilogy, this is the OFFICIAL Hobbit Annual, packed with stills, characters and information from the movie sensation. If you would like to purchase through the official Tolkien site then...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/08/2013
One Direction: The Official Annual by
One Direction: The Official Annual

The only 100% fully OFFICIAL Annual - written in collaboration with One Direction. This is THE Annual for all 1D fans!
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/08/2013
Moshi Monsters Official Annual by
Moshi Monsters Official Annual

A title that takes you to the Seventy Seas around Monstro City and explores the islands with Buck and his crew for new pirate booty.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2013
Hello Kitty - Annual 2014 by
Hello Kitty - Annual 2014

Packed full of fun, activities and games, this is the official Hello Kitty Annual - the perfect Christmas gift for every Hello Kitty fan!
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2013
LEGO Legends of Chima Official Annual by
LEGO Legends of Chima Official Annual

Bursting with stories and activities from the LEGO Legends of Chima range, this title includes variety of official LEGO Legends of Chima books available from Ladybird including: Lions and Eagles Activity Book with Minifigure, Clash of the Tribes Story Activity...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2013
Peppa Pig: Peppa's Easter Egg Hunt by
Peppa Pig: Peppa's Easter Egg Hunt

It's Easter time and Grandpa Pig has organized a special Easter Egg hunt. But Peppa Pig and her friends find more than chocolate eggs at the end of the garden...
Format: Board book - Released: 27/02/2013

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