People & places (Children's / Teenage)

    The Incredible Cabinet of Wonders

    By Joe Fullman

    Paperback £12.05

    Welcome to the greatest little museum in the world! 12 collectors, from toy makers and monster hunters, to sailors and archaeologists, have created their own themed cabinets and filled them with their favourite things. By peeking inside, kids can discover these 100 extraordinary objects and learn more about our planet's...

    Vincent Can't Sleep

    By Barbara Rosenstock

    Hardback £10.85

    This Book Will (Help You) Change the World

    By Sue Turton

    Paperback £8.45

    The powerhouse guide to activism and politics for young people.

    Fantastically Great Women Who Changed The World

    By Kate Pankhurst

    Hardback £7.25

    Nominated for the CILIP Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Children's Book Awards 2018. Kate Pankhurst, descendent of Emmeline Pankhurst, has created this wildly wonderful and accessible book about women who really changed the world. The perfect gift for the Fantastically Great Women in your life. Discover fascinating facts about some of...

    Birthdays Around The World

    By Margriet Ruurs

    Hardback £12.05

    Vermeer's Secret World

    By Vincent Etienne

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    Now available in a paperback edition, this book for young readers traces the life and work of Johannes Vermeer, one of history's most distinctive and enigmatic painters.

    Women Who Dared

    By Linda Skeers

    Hardback £10.25

    Chomp!

    By Brady Barr

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    Join National Geographic Explorer Brady Barron a trip through the animal kingdom to examine the incredible world of unbelievable bites!

    Festivals and Celebrations

    By Sandra Lawrence

    Hardback £8.45

    This vibrantly illustrated book takes a look at some of the brightest, strangest, funniest and most beautiful festivals on the planet.

    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...

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