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Great Designs

Great Designs

A lavishly illustrated guide to the history of design, ...

£16.99
The Ecology Book

The Ecology Book

Explore ecology in this accessible introduction to how ...

£17.99
The Human Body Book

The Human Body Book

An all-in-one illustrated guide to human anatomy with e...

£20.00
Student World Atlas

Student World Atlas

Packed with beautifully designed and detailed maps, thi...

£11.99
Strange and Stunning: 5 Beautifully Unusual Flowers and Plants

Strange and Stunning: 5 Beautifully Unusual Flowers and Plants

Sometimes nature is stranger than fiction! We’re venturing beyond sunflowers and tulips and exploring the world of some truly unusual flowers and plan...

Encyclopedia of Aquarium and Pond Fish

Encyclopedia of Aquarium and Pond Fish

This comprehensive guide is the most complete owner's m...

£14.99
Unsolved Murders

Unsolved Murders

Ever wondered who murdered JonBenét Ramsey, or who terr...

£12.99
Mandarin Chinese-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Mandarin Chinese-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

With the help of a new free audio app, this revised and...

£8.99
Polish-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Polish-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

With the help of a new free audio app, this revised and...

£8.99
The Creative Habits of 8 Famous Writers from History

The Creative Habits of 8 Famous Writers from History

Writers can be curious creatures, and some swear by peculiar routines and superstitions to help them put pen to paper or fingers to keys. From Vladimi...

Timelines of Everything

Timelines of Everything

Explore an illustrated history of the world through ove...

£20.00
History of the World Map by Map

History of the World Map by Map

Much more than a history atlas, this book drops you rig...

£25.00
Flora

Flora

Discover the extraordinary diversity of the plant world...

£30.00
Pocket A-Z World Atlas

Pocket A-Z World Atlas

Now in its 7th Edition, Atlas is both appealing and aff...

£7.99
QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Classical Music?

QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Classical Music?

Put your knowledge of Mozart, Mendelssohn and more to the test with our ultimate composers quiz inspired by The Classical Music Book. If you can corre...

Star Wars The Complete Visual Dictionary New Edition

Star Wars The Complete Visual Dictionary New Edition

This comprehensive visual dictionary is the perfect Sta...

£30.00
Writers

Writers

From Shakespeare and Jane Austen to Gabriel García Márq...

£20.00
The Classical Music Book

The Classical Music Book

From Mozart to Mendelssohn, this comprehensive guide to...

£17.99
Art

Art

Discover the history of art movements from classical Gr...

£30.00
Viviana Durante Q&A: Ballet

Viviana Durante Q&A: Ballet

We recently caught up with legendary ballet dancer Viviana Durante to chat about her remarkable career and the incomparable beauty of ballet. Viv...

Parent Alert How To Keep Your Kids Safe Online

Parent Alert How To Keep Your Kids Safe Online

Protect your children from cyber crime, sexting, cyber ...

£15.99
Help Your Kids with Computer Science

Help Your Kids with Computer Science

A clear, visual guide to the technical, societal, and c...

£14.99
The Little Book of Shakespeare

The Little Book of Shakespeare

The Little Shakespeare Book is the perfect primer to th...

£8.99
The Little Book of History

The Little Book of History

Travel back in time with the latest instalment in the b...

£8.99
The Extraordinary History of Your Travel Habits

The Extraordinary History of Your Travel Habits

Most of what we do as modern travellers feels, well, pretty modern. What we don’t often think about, however, is the historical basis for all the...

The Little Book of Philosophy

The Little Book of Philosophy

Learn everything you need to know about the world of ph...

£8.99
The Little Book of Psychology

The Little Book of Psychology

The Little Book of Psychology clearly explains more tha...

£8.99
Compact World Atlas

Compact World Atlas

With 65 clear, easy-to-read maps of all the countries i...

£9.99
The Mythology Book

The Mythology Book

More than 80 classic myths retold and explained, from e...

£17.99
5 Psychological Disorders Explained in Eye-Opening Infographics

5 Psychological Disorders Explained in Eye-Opening Infographics

How does it feel to suffer from pyromania? Or to have an irresistible urge to steal? These five impactful graphics from How Psychology Works break dow...

Drive

Drive

Charting the 130 years from the arrival of horseless ca...

£25.00
World War I

World War I

A fascinating portrait of the people, places, events, c...

£25.00
The Bible Book

The Bible Book

The stories, events, and teachings contained in the scr...

£17.99
Japanese-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Japanese-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

With the help of a new free audio app, this revised and...

£8.99
Which Famous Artist Are You? Quiz

Which Famous Artist Are You? Quiz

Are you more Pollock or Picasso? Duchamp or Dalí? Take a colourful traipse through art history with The Art Book and discover which famous artist...

Plant-Based Nutrition, 2E

Plant-Based Nutrition, 2E

Packed with 45 meatless recipes and a wealth of informa...

£12.99
What's Wrong With Me?

What's Wrong With Me?

An invaluable health and symptoms reference guide for a...

£12.99
DKfindout! World War I

DKfindout! World War I

From pre-war Europe to women in wartime, discover fasci...

£5.99
Natural Wonders of the World

Natural Wonders of the World

Discover Earth's most beautiful and fascinating natural...

£30.00
Test Your Book Brain With This Famous Literary Quotes Quiz

Test Your Book Brain With This Famous Literary Quotes Quiz

Shakespeare, Salinger, Harper Lee – how well do you know classic literature? Try your hand at this tricky quotes quiz, with lines from famous works fe...

Machines of War

Machines of War

Explore the military vehicles, artillery, and industria...

£25.00
Artists

Artists

A stunning exploration of over 80 famous artists and th...

£25.00
Animal

Animal

With more than 1 million copies sold, this updated and ...

£30.00
The Astronomy Book

The Astronomy Book

An essential guide to milestone developments in astrono...

£17.99
The History of the Car in 6 Stunning Vintage Photographs

The History of the Car in 6 Stunning Vintage Photographs

From Route 66 to drive-in movies, the history of the automobile is packed with iconic spaces, places and stories. We’ve rounded up 6 extraordinary pho...

Architecture

Architecture

With over 500 images and 13 specially commissioned 3-D ...

£20.00
Great Buildings

Great Buildings

Visit 50 of the world's most fascinating buildings from...

£16.99
The Crime Book

The Crime Book

An essential guide to criminology, exploring the most i...

£17.99
Engineers

Engineers

Full of incredible tales of achievement and ingenuity, ...

£19.99
Which Famous Book is Best For You? Quiz

Which Famous Book is Best For You? Quiz

Are you more suited to Lewis Carroll, Shakespeare, or something different altogether? Celebrate some of the most famous books in history with our bril...

German-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

German-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

The German English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is your ...

£8.99
Spanish-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Spanish-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

The Spanish English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is your...

£8.99
Arabic-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Arabic-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Bilingual Visual Dictionary series is by your side when...

£8.99
French-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

French-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

The French English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is your ...

£8.99
Italian-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Italian-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

The Italian English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is your...

£8.99
Ship

Ship

From the earliest dugout canoes and the boats of the An...

£19.99
Flight

Flight

A visual guide to aviation and man's conquest of the sk...

£19.99
Pocket Visual Dictionary

Pocket Visual Dictionary

Discover the definitions you need with the Pocket Visua...

£12.99
The Horse Encyclopedia

The Horse Encyclopedia

A stunning celebration of the equine world, The Horse E...

£25.00
Jewel

Jewel

Celebrate the world's most dazzling jewels and gemstone...

£25.00
Great City Maps

Great City Maps

This beautifully illustrated book explores the world's ...

£20.00
5 Language Visual Dictionary

5 Language Visual Dictionary

The Five Language Visual Dictionary puts the perfect En...

£25.00
The Classic Car Book

The Classic Car Book

From the Chevrolet Bel Air to the Ferrari Testarossa, t...

£25.00
RHS A-Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants 4th edition

RHS A-Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants 4th edition

The ideal gift for gardeners - discover more than 15,00...

£75.00
Science

Science

Follow the story of science and understand the signific...

£30.00
The Stars

The Stars

Explore the awe-inspiring wonders of space and discover...

£20.00
Reference World Atlas

Reference World Atlas

Explore the world with the Reference World Atlas, 10th ...

£25.00
Essential World Atlas

Essential World Atlas

From the vast Sahara desert to the smallest European ci...

£10.99
Encyclopedia Of Herbal Medicine

Encyclopedia Of Herbal Medicine

Are you using natural remedies to reduce stress or impr...

£22.95
The History Book

The History Book

Discover the key themes and big ideas behind more than ...

£17.99
Help Your Kids With Study Skills

Help Your Kids With Study Skills

A unique step-by-step visual guide to help your kids st...

£14.99
The Complete Human Body

The Complete Human Body

We inhabit it, we are it, and we are surrounded by 7.3 ...

£30.00
Complete Atlas of the World

Complete Atlas of the World

Complete Atlas of the World is the ultimate insight int...

£19.99
Weapon

Weapon

A spectacular illustrated journey through 4,000 years o...

£25.00