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Roman Activity Book

Roman Activity Book

…your little one's imagination with this fun activity book about the Romans. A great way to teach children about history the book is filled with games puzzles and images to colour in. It makes a lovely gift for children as well as an inspiring introduction into one of our greatest historical…

£3.99

Tintagel Activity Book

Tintagel Activity Book

Capture your youngster's imagination with this inspirational and educational activity book. Packed with pictures to colour in and puzzles and games to complete it is a great way to teach children about the history and magic of Cornwall's Tintagel Castle. It is also a fantastic souvenir gift…

£2.00

Royal Dolls House Sticker Book

Royal Dolls House Sticker Book

A sticker book that comes with decorated palace rooms just waiting to be filled with furniture and accessories. It allows children to arrange the house just as they want it. Children will have hours of fun arranging this Royal Doll's House.Key Features:Paperback34 pagesPublisher: Usborne…

£5.99

Victorian Dolls House Sticker Book

Victorian Dolls House Sticker Book

A treasure-trove of a sticker book with over 100 stickers beautifully decorated rooms just waiting to be filled with furniture and accessories. Children will have hours of fun arranging the house just as they want it with objects ranging from chandeliers to china as well as toys ornaments and even…

£5.99

Kings and Queens sticker book

Kings and Queens sticker book

A special Diamond Jubilee edition of this gloriously illustrated sticker book featuring over 100 stickers with portraits of British kings and queens from the 10th century to the present day.Children can match the stickers to their frames on the themed pages which include the Tudors Stuarts…

£6.99

Dragonology: The Complete Book of Dragons

Dragonology: The Complete Book of Dragons

The ultimate book of dragons; purporting to be the last remaining copy of a nineteenth-century dragon-keeper's manual it combines dragon folklore with whimsical and imaginative fantasy. Detailed illustrations of dragons spells in secret pockets and a wealth of tips anecdotes and information make…

£17.99

My Castle Sticker & Activity Book

My Castle Sticker & Activity Book

…activity book. Produced exclusively for English Heritage as part of our Castles range it offers the perfect entertainment for youngsters. It’s great for rainy Sundays car travel holidays and whenever you want some quiet time. A must for any budding princess or knight the activity book is…

£5.00

English Childrens Costume 1775-1920

English Childrens Costume 1775-1920

Late in the 18th century English children's apparel began to look different from that worn by their elders. The reason says writer James Laver in his introduction is that someone finally realized children were different! This engaging book records those changes with illustrations depicting…

£8.99

William the Conqueror: A Ladybird Adventure from History Book

William the Conqueror: A Ladybird Adventure from History Book

William the Conqueror is part of the popular Adventures from History series. First published in 1966 this beautifully illustrated book has been specially re-released to commemorate the 950th anniversary of the Battle of Hastings in 2016.Key Features:56 pagesHardbackFirst published in 1966…

£5.99

Childrens World War Two Pack

Childrens World War Two Pack

…information leaflets and a junior ration book.Each Pack Contains: A Children’s newspaper Boys Own magazine mother and child booklet Evacuation handbill information leaflet variety of paperwork food recipes Ration Book poster plus a variety of imagesKey Features:Educational and…

£6.00

The Worst Childrens Jobs in History

The Worst Childrens Jobs in History

The Worst Children's Jobs in History takes you back to the days when being a kid was no excuse for getting out of hard labour. This book tells the stories of the children throughout Britain's history whose work fed the nation kept trains running and put clothes on everyone's back.Next…

£8.99

Cruel Kings & Mean Queens

Cruel Kings & Mean Queens

…historical facts on our shocking sovereigns from William the Conker up to Lizzie the Last. Which king died after falling off the toilet? Why did people think King John was a werewolf? These and other questions are answered in this book of foul facts. Children's paperback book by Terry Deary.

£7.99

Megs Castle

Megs Castle

…She owned and ran the audio company Cover to Cover for many years. Helen lives in Wiltshire.Jan Pienkowski is a celebrated illustrator of children's books. He has won the Greenaway Medal twice - for his illustration of Joan Aiken's The Kingdom Under the Sea and for Haunted House. Jan lives…

£5.99

One Boys War

One Boys War

…and degradation of life and death in the trenches of World War I.About the AuthorLynn Huggins-Cooper has published over 100 books for children including picture books educational and nonfiction titles. She is the author of multiple revision guides and workbooks on maths science and technology…

£6.99

The Dumpy Princess

The Dumpy Princess

…Gallery the Foundling Museum Dr Johnson's House and the Hurlingham Club. The Dumpy Princess is her first book.Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Books (2 Sep 2010) SOPHIE FOSTER graduated from Falmouth School of Art in 2008. The Dumpy Princess is her first book. Sophie lives in Bristol

£6.50

See inside London

See inside London

A fantastic flap book that takes children on a journey through London from ancient times to today. Fabulous scenes show London in Roman times in the Middle Ages at the time of the Plague and during the Blitz and each scene has flaps to lift to reveal historical secrets. Includes simple informative…

£9.99

How to Train Your Dragon [Paperback]

How to Train Your Dragon [Paperback]

…for release in 2014 and an animated series is launching on the Cartoon Network in 2012.Also the author of picture books Cressida has won the Nestle Children's Book Prize 2006 and has been shortlisted for many others. Cressida lives in Hammersmith with her husband and three children.Check…

£6.99

Horrible Histories England

Horrible Histories England

…English it's in this book. Mull over the miseries of Middle Ages monarchs discover ten ways to be killed down a Victorian mine and find out which dreadful days in history to celebrate with a day off school. History has never been so horrible! Children's paperback book by Terry Deary and…

£7.99

War Horse

War Horse

…Morpurgo has written nearly 100 books for children many of them war stories. But none have become as famous as War Horse. Inspiring a long-running stage show and a box office film directed by Steven Spielberg War Horse has become an international sensation. Read the book that started it all; the…

£6.99

The Christmas 3D Cookie Kit

The Christmas 3D Cookie Kit

…Kit contains easy-to-make recipes with clear step-by-step instructions and helpful photographs of the method to get children and adults into the kitchen. The recipe book also comes with a 2-piece snowman cutter and a 2-piece Christmas tree cutter perfect for making fantastic 3D cookie creations.Key…

£5.99

You Wouldnt Want to be in the Trenches in World War One

You Wouldnt Want to be in the Trenches in World War One

…and how to detect enemy tunnelling beneath your trench.About the AuthorAlex Woolf is a published author of over seventy books both fiction and non-fiction mainly for children and young adults. His non-fiction encompasses a whole variety of subjects from science and the natural world to politics…

£6.99

A Street Through Time

A Street Through Time

…Stone Age camp - changing over thousands of years - into a bustling riverside thoroughfare in the heart of a metropolis. This beautifully illustrated book brings fourteen key periods in history to life. You'll find out how people lived long ago - the tools they used what they wore what they ate…

£12.99

Britannia - 100 Great Stories from British History

Britannia - 100 Great Stories from British History

…many of them virtually forgotten are Britain's heritage told and illustrated with such verve and colour that they are the perfect way to give present-day children a sense of the excitement of history.Key Features:Paperback264 pagesPublished by Orion Children's; New Ed edition (19 Aug 2004)

£9.99

This is London

This is London

…to his vision. With the passing of time facts have been updated where applicable in the back of the book. The result is a treasure with an elegant classic look and delightful narrative that will charm both children and their parents many of whom will remember the same book from their own childhood.

£10.99

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