Packed full of indoor and outdoor activities that will captivate both kids and dads alike. Includes how to: Plan and take a road trip adventure; Make the best burgers ever; Make a glow in the dark T-shirt; Hold a scavenger hunt; Make eyeballs and werewolves’ claws; Make paper fi reworks; Hold a blindfolded food-tasting ... read more
This is a unique collection of 100 postcards, each featuring a different and iconic Puffin book cover. From picture books to paperbacks, teen fiction to "Puffin Classics", this is a selection from seventy years of outstanding British design and illustration in one sturdy little box.
Why go all the way to India when the truth of the universe lies within? Savvy and spoiled, Blossom has been described by her vet as 'high-maintenance', a label she wears with pride. Why shouldn't she be? She deserves it. Through her book, Blossom shares her views on her flatmate ("Sometimes I suspect she doesn't care how she ... read more
Having a Drag Queen but no idea what to call her? Uma Gawd!! This Trudy Light of a book provides hundreds of names to suit Drag Queens of every shape (Justine Ormous), age (Terri Daktil), race (Fu Ling Yu), and religion (Cath Lick). This very clever and funny book by Australian author and photographer Boaz Stark includes glam... read more
"Yes, some people say to me, 'You're too skinny', but never a skinny person says that to me, only people who could lose a few pounds say that." - Karl Lagerfeld. Funny, outrageous and damn right rude, Fashion Bites is a must-have for fashionistas, yummy mummies, and anyone who can spot the high street from the Hermes. From Ka... read more
Why does the dominant partner in any sexual relationship usually sleep on the side of the bed nearest the door? Is there a direct relationship between the length of hemlines and the state of the national economy? Are odd numbers evil? And why do drivers with hats drive 40 kilometres per hour slower than those without? These ... read more
Features 40 photos of gorgeous guys and their fuzzy friends, along with tongue-in-cheek captions.
A memento that features twelve of Paris' most famous sites: the Eiffel Tower, Les Invalides, Notre-Dame de Paris, the Louvre, the Tuileries Gardens, Musee d'Orsay, Pompidou Centre, Pere Lachaise, Sacre-Coeur Basilica, Moulin Rouge, the Arc de Triomphe and Opera.
2012 marks the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II, and what better way to celebrate than by dressing her and members of the Royal Family in an array of right royal outfits? This fun paper doll book features a range of clothing options so that you can help Her Majesty look her regal best for this very special year. Also inc... read more
Don't know your isosceles from your equilateral? Forgotten what actually happened in 1066? Perplexed by past participles? Bewildered already? Fret no longer. Swot up with "Homework for Grown-Ups" - a brilliantly informative and entertaining book of old-school knowledge for adults. It covers everything from algebra and prime n... read more
In April 2012, English animator Joe Butcher discovered he could send text messages to HIMSELF on his mobile phone. Naturally, Butcher decided that the best use for this feature would be to send passive aggressive messages to his fictional alter ego October Jones, under the guise of Cooper, his British Bulldog. A classic tale ... read more
The vast world of engineering is brought to vivid life with 101 introductory lessons on such topics as managing projects, the physics of building bridges, and the fundamentals of problem solving. Illustrated in the distinctly unique packaged style of our bestselling 101 THINGS series, this new work on engineering will be a pe... read more
We've all been there. You might even be there right now. Do you use your hard-earned university education for such critical tasks as memorising your boss's lunch order or showing them, yet again, how to use the photocopier? Or what about those awesome days when you're instructed to 'send me that thing from a week ago' or 'boo... read more
Calling all love birds - or cats, kangaroos, and boa constrictors! From the bestselling author of Unlikely Friendships, Unlikely Loves is an exploration of animal attachments that, in human terms, can only be called love. Take, for instance, the dog living in a wildlife sanctuary who treats an orphaned leopard cub as his litt... read more
It all started when busy father Greg Pembroke posted a few pictures online of his three-year-old son, mid-tantrum, alongside the reason his son was crying: He had broken his bit of cheese in half. This book collects together photos sent to Greg from parents around the world, documenting the many, completely logical reasons wh... read more
Sir Winston Churchill remains a British hero, lauded for his oratorical skill. He wrote histories, biographies, memoirs, and even a novel, while his journalism, speeches and broadcasts run to millions of words. From 1940 he inspired and united the British people and guided their war effort. Behind the public figure, however, ... read more
In his New York Times bestseller Steal Like an Artist, Austin Kleon showed readers how to unlock their creativity by stealing from the community of other movers and shakers. Now, in an even more forward-thinking and necessary book, he shows how to take that critical next step on a creative journey getting known. Show Your Wor... read more