Humour & jokes (Children's / Teenage)

    Centrally Heated Knickers

    By Michael Rosen

    Paperback £6.65

    Discover the weird and wonderful world of martians, woolly saucepans and centrally heated knickers in 100 poems about science and technology from the delightfully irreverent, Michael Rosen.

    Thousand Billion Things and Some Sheep

    By Loic Clement

    Hardback £10.25

    There are so many more exciting things to do than go to bed each night! This story, perfect for fans of Where's Wally? and other search-and-find titles, will keep eagle-eyed readers entertained for hours.

    Horrid Henry's Halloween Horrors

    By Francesca Simon

    Paperback £6.65

    Are you ready for some seriously spooky stories? Join Horrid Henry as he presents a ghoulish collection of his most hilariously horrid Halloween adventures.

    Colin Furze: This Book Isn't Safe!

    By Colin Furze

    Hardback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    The first practical-inventions book for children by YouTuber Colin Furze. Colin is on a mission to inspire a new generation of budding inventors to be creative and make things! This Book Isn't Safe! contains ten awesome inventions for girls, boys and parents everywhere to make at home with a basic...

    Corpse Talk: Ground-Breaking Scientists

    By Lisa Murphy

    Paperback £8.45

    The ultimate history lesson as Adam and Lisa Murphy dig up and interview the most incredible and dead brilliant scientists from history, and find out about their extraordinary lives.

    Bet You Didn't Know!

    By National Geographic Kids

    Hardback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Did you know that the first stop signs were black and white? Or that a litter of kittens is called a kindle? There's a lot to know and we bet you'll have fun learning these fun, far-out facts in the next super series from National Geographic Kids.

    Gruesome Guide to Edinburgh

    By Terry Deary

    Paperback Save £0.34 = £6.65

    HORRIBLE HISTORIES GRUESOME GUIDES: EDINBURGH takes readers on a gore-tastic tour of the streets of Edinburgh exposing all of its most scurrilous secrets. With the frightful full-colour map tourists can plot their path to the past. Kidnapped kings, mysterious murders and reckless raids, it's a trip no Horrible Histories fan...

    Gruesome Guide to Oxford

    By Terry Deary

    Paperback Save £0.34 = £6.65

    HORRIBLE HISTORIES: GRUESOME GUIDE TO OXFORD takes readers on a gore-tastic tour of the streets of Oxford, exposing all of its most scurrilous secrets. With the frightful full-colour map tourists can plot their path to the past. Burning bishops, blood-soaked streets and student scraps, it's a trip no Horrible Histories...

    Gruesome Guide to York

    By Terry Deary

    Paperback Save £0.34 = £6.65

    HORRIBLE HISTORIES GRUESOME GUIDES: YORK takes readers on a gore-tastic tour of the streets of York, exposing all of its most scurrilous secrets. With the frightful full-colour map tourists can plot their path to the past. Deadly diseases, horrendous highwaymen and vicious Vikings, it's a trip no Horrible Histories fan...

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