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    For the dog lover in your life there are over 130 photographs of adorable puppies in Shake Puppies or find out What Your Cat Really Thinks for the cat lover.

    If sport is their passion then Dan Walker's Football Thronkersaurus is a safe bet, Play it as it Lies will suit the golfer down to a tee, This Island Race is for the cycling fan while the snowboarder will love Chasing Epic.

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