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My Secret War Diary

My Secret War Diary

My Secret War Diary is a fascinating diary account of the Second World War as seen through the eyes of a young girl. Flossie is just nine years old when in 1939 Britain declares war on Germany and her father leaves the family home to join the army. Flossie is left to bring up her baby brother and to…

£14.99

The Queens Secret

The Queens Secret

Desire and power collide in the court of Elizabeth I Warwickshire 1575 Pomp fanfare and a wealth of lavish festivities await Elizabeth I at Kenilworth Castle. Organised by the Earl of Leicester he knows this celebration is his last chance to persuade the Queen to marry him. But a fickle man he is…

£6.99

The Secrets of Stonehenge

The Secrets of Stonehenge

Travel back in time 5000 years and more and relive the amazing story of Stonehenge...Discover the very first henge dug out with antler-horn picks. Watch as the great bluestones are paddled down the river on rafts. See the massive sarsen stones - weighing as much as 10 minibuses(!) - being dragged…

£7.99

Secrets in a Dead Fish

Secrets in a Dead Fish

…War spymasters and their networks of secret agents developed many ingenious - and occasionally hilarious - methods of communication. Puffs of smoke from a chimney stacks of bread in a bakery window even knitted woollen jumpers were all used to convey secret messages decipherable only by well-trained…

£8.99

Secrets of the Bayeux Tapestry

Secrets of the Bayeux Tapestry

Ever since it came to attention in the 17th century the world's most famous tapestry has been a source of never-ending speculation. This book highlights the background of its construction and the events of 1066 that it portrays.Key Features:33 pagesPaperbackPublished in 2008

£6.00

Dragonology: The Complete Book of Dragons

Dragonology: The Complete Book of Dragons

…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 this a comprehensive introduction to the study of the habits and ways of dragons.Key…

£17.99

The Gentlemans Relish

The Gentlemans Relish

…Relish. First created in 1828 by an Englishman John Osborn the distinctive salty pâte continues to be made in England to a closely guarded secret recipe. The combination of anchovies butter and exotic herbs and spices is delicious spread thinly on slices of hot toast.Key Features:Made in…

£4.95

Le Toy Van Buccaneers Pirate Fort

Le Toy Van Buccaneers Pirate Fort

…pirate range of Budkins. Features include pirate flags a crow's nest look out a rope-ladder lifting cargo winch an anchor a trap door with net a secret revolving door and a cannon. All securely presented on a jetty-style baseboard.Perfectly scaled for Budkins characters and any other figurines…

£45.00

Guidebook: York Cold War Bunker

Guidebook: York Cold War Bunker

…below the ground on the outskirts of York. Here up to 60 scientists and trained civilians worked in preparation against nuclear attack.An open secret the very existence of the bunker would have warned the Soviet Union of Britain’s preparedness to withstand attack and to seal off its workforce…

£2.00

Chase Mini Bottle Gift Set

Chase Mini Bottle Gift Set

…Williams Chase Elegant Gin and the delicious Chase Marmalade Vodka. All perfect miniatures of the standard 70cl bottles the trio are hidden in a secret compartment in this beautiful Union flag book box.As well as providing a wonderful gift idea for drinks enthusiasts this miniature collection also…

£19.00

Alice in Wonderland Tea Towel

Alice in Wonderland Tea Towel

…original colour illustrations from 1911. Alice continues to enthral the world with her fantasy world of rabbit holes and mad hatters magic cakes and secret doors tea parties and croquet! Curious Alice the bossy White Rabbit the formidable Queen of Hearts Mad Hatter March Hare Cheshire Cat and the…

£6.00

The Last Days of Richard III & the Fate of His DNA

The Last Days of Richard III & the Fate of His DNA

…is an historian and member of the Royal Historical Society the Society of Genealogists and the Richard III Society. He writes numerous articles for The Ricardian and is the author of Eleanor the Secret Queen Richard III s Beloved Cousyn and Royal Marriage Secrets (all The History Press).

£9.99

Tunnels, Towers & Temples: Londons 100 Strangest Places

Tunnels, Towers & Temples: Londons 100 Strangest Places

…dozens of locations around the city of London. The sites addressed include the extensive networks of tunnels running beneath high street pavements; secret transport and signalling networks criss-crossing the metropolis; a street where you can legally drive on the right; and a future Russian Tsar…

£19.99

Alice in Wonderland China Egg Cup

Alice in Wonderland China Egg Cup

…original colour illustrations from 1911. Alice continues to enthral the world with her fantasy world of rabbit holes and mad hatters magic cakes and secret doors tea parties and croquet! Curious Alice the bossy White Rabbit the formidable Queen of Hearts Mad Hatter March Hare Cheshire Cat and the…

£6.00

Alice in Wonderland China Mug

Alice in Wonderland China Mug

…original colour illustrations from 1911. Alice continues to enthral the world with her fantasy world of rabbit holes and mad hatters magic cakes and secret doors tea parties and croquet! Curious Alice the bossy White Rabbit the formidable Queen of Hearts Mad Hatter March Hare Cheshire Cat and the…

£9.00

Alice in Wonderland China Plate

Alice in Wonderland China Plate

…original colour illustrations from 1911. Alice continues to enthral the world with her fantasy world of rabbit holes and mad hatters magic cakes and secret doors tea parties and croquet! Curious Alice the bossy White Rabbit the formidable Queen of Hearts Mad Hatter March Hare Cheshire Cat and the…

£10.00

Otter Plush

Otter Plush

The otter is a large member of the weasel family with an amphibious lifestyle. In the wild they are elusive secretive animals and live in undisturbed rivers streams and estuaries.Our sleek and cuddly version makes the ideal pet for children and adults alike. Other soft toys available.

£9.99

English Heritage Cluedo

English Heritage Cluedo

…virtual tour to discover England’s finest treasures across a variety of our sites including Hadrian’s Wall Kenilworth Castle and Dover Secret Wartime Tunnels. A great version of the classic Cluedo game to keep the family entertained for hours.Key Features:Made exclusively for English…

£30.00

Princess Notebook

Princess Notebook

Let them write down their secrets and dreams in this pretty notebook fit for royalty. The spiral bound hardback book is filled with high quality paper to fill with stories lists drawings and more. It makes a lovely diary or record book as well as a handy jotter perfect for popping in a bag…

£6.00

If Stones Could Speak

If Stones Could Speak

What are the secrets of the ancient stone circle? Were the carefully placed stones a burial site an ancient calendar a place of Druid worship... or even a site of sacrifice?World renowned archaeologist Mike Parker-Pearson has spent the last seven years on a quest to answer these and many other…

£10.99

Evolution Revolution

Evolution Revolution

…thinkers believed life began and the dramatic developments since Darwin's era. Find out how theories developed after Darwin with modern scientists revealing the secrets of genes and DNA and showing what lies in the future. It's the origins of you your friends and every living thing on Earth!

£8.99

I Never Knew That About London Illustrated

I Never Knew That About London Illustrated

…past.See the Chelsea river views that inspired Turner in his final years. Explore London's finest country house in Charlton and unearth the secrets of the mother of Parliaments and discover the village that gave its name to a car and the Russian word for station. With gorgeous colour…

£20.00

Year at Stonehenge

Year at Stonehenge

More than 4000 years old the true meaning of this ancient awe-inspiring creation and the secrets of its construction have been lost in the mists of time. Surrounded by mystery Stonehenge never fails to impress.Over the last five years James Davies has been photographing Stonehenge at all…

£16.99

I Never Knew That About the River Thames

I Never Knew That About the River Thames

Bestselling author Christopher Winn takes us on a captivating journey out of London along the banks of the River Thames to discover the secrets and stories of England's most famous waterway. Discover the Thames's literary heritage at Pangbourne near Reading famous as the home of The Wind in…

£12.99

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