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Front cover of Thomas & Friends: Donald and Douglas by W. Awdry
Thomas & Friends: Donald and Douglas - W. Awdry

Thomas & Friends: Donald and Douglas by W. Awdry is the perfect introduction to Thomas the Tank Engine! This is a story about the twin Scottish engines, Donald and Douglas. They both came to work at The Fat Controller's station, but he needs only one of them. The question is, which one should he keep? Thomas & Friends is a great way to pass on the tradition of Thomas to early readers. Children aged 2 and up will love meeting classic characters such as Percy, James, Gordon, and Toby down on The Fat Controller’s railway.

R20.00
Front cover of Thomas & Friends: Troublesome Trucks by W. Awdry
Thomas & Friends: Troublesome Trucks - W. Awdry

Thomas & Friends: Troublesome Trucks by W. Awdry is the perfect introduction to Thomas the Tank Engine! The Troublesome Trucks never do as they are told. Can Thomas make them behave, once and for all? Thomas & Friends is a great way to pass on the tradition of Thomas to early readers. Children aged 2 and up will love meeting classic characters such as Percy, James, Gordon, and Toby down on The Fat Controller’s railway.

R20.00
Front cover of Thomas & Friends: Oliver the Great Western Engine by W. Awdry
Thomas & Friends: Oliver the Great Western Engine - W. Awdry

Thomas & Friends: Oliver the Great Western Engine by W. Awdry is the perfect introduction to Thomas the Tank Engine! This is a story about Oliver the Great Western Engine. His owner didn’t want him any more and he was going to be turned into scrap. Until someone came to the rescue . . . Thomas & Friends is a great way to pass on the tradition of Thomas to early readers. Children aged 2 and up will love meeting classic characters such as Percy, James, Gordon, and Toby down on The Fat Controller’s railway.

R20.00
Front cover of Thomas & Friends: 'Arry and Bert by W. Awdry
Thomas & Friends: 'Arry and Bert - W. Awdry

Thomas & Friends: 'Arry and Bert by W. Awdry is the perfect introduction to Thomas the Tank Engine. This is a story about ’Arry and Bert the Diesel engines. They like playing tricks on the steam engines and getting them into trouble. But one Halloween, their trick backfires . . . Thomas & Friends is a great way to pass on the tradition of Thomas to early readers. Children aged 2 and up will love meeting classic characters such as Percy, James, Gordon, and Toby down on The Fat Controller’s railway.

R20.00
Front cover of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L Frank Baum
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz - L Frank Baum

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L Frank Baum is one of the best-known stories of all time and is a timeless classic. Written as a children's book it has captured the hearts and minds of generations and can be read and enjoyed at any age. The story chronicles the adventures of a young girl named Dorothy Gale in the Land of Oz, after being swept away from her Kansas farm home in a tornado.

R85.00
Front cover of The Wizard of Oz Collection by L Frank Baum
The Wizard of Oz Collection - L Frank Baum

The Wizard of Oz Collection by L Frank Baum (1856-1919) is his decision to create a world in which 'the wonderment and joy are retained and the heartaches and nightmares are left out'. Since the early successes of the Oz series during the author's lifetime, and with the production of numerous stage, film, television and literary adaptations in the years since his death, Baum's magical fairyland of Oz - devised 'solely to please children of today' - has continually delighted and influenced the imaginations of millions across the world for over a century.

R535.00
Front cover of Jim by Hilaire Belloc and Mini Grey
Jim - Hilaire Belloc and Mini Grey

Jim by Hilaire Belloc and Mini Grey is Belloc's wickedly funny poem describing the sad end of Jim which was first published in 1907. Award-winning illustrator Mini Grey turns her inimitable hand to Hilaire Belloc's classic cautionary tale of Jim: who ran away from his Nurse and was eaten by a Lion! This is a perfect gift with much to explore...

R88.00
Front cover of Magisterium: The Iron Trial by Holly Black and Cassandra Clare
Magisterium: The Iron Trial - Holly Black and Cassandra Clare

Magisterium: The Iron Trial by Holly Black and Cassandra Clare is the first volume in a heart-stopping plunge into the magical unknown. Think you know magic? Think again. The Magisterium awaits... Most people would do anything to get into the Magisterium and pass the Iron Trial. Not Callum Hunt. Call has been told his whole life that he should never trust a magician. And so he tries his best to do his worst - but fails at failing. Now he must enter the Magisterium. It's a place that's both sensational and sinister.

R75.00
Front cover of Boy Scouts Handbook by Boy Scouts of America
Boy Scouts Handbook - Boy Scouts of America

Boy Scouts Handbook by Boy Scouts of America is a facsimile reprint of the Boy Scouts Handbook of the original 1911 edition. The handbook standardized American scouting and emphasized the virtues and qualifications for scouting, explaining the information, skills, and principles that the American Boy Scouts deemed necessary to becoming a "well-developed, well-informed boy." The book discusses the organization of scouting, signs and signalling, camping, scouting games, and a description of several scouting honours.

R130.00
Front cover of Jonny Duddle's Pirate Treasure Chest by Jonny Duddle
Jonny Duddle's Pirate Treasure Chest - Jonny Duddle

Jonny Duddle's Pirate Treasure Chest by Jonny Duddle. Ever wanted your very own treasure chest? Grab your pens and pencils to join the pirate treasure hunt! This Pirate Cruncher and Pirates Next Door-themed set comes packed with an activity book, two-sided poster, a play scene and over 50 stickers and press-out play pieces! Bursting with crosswords, spot-the-difference, mazes and much more, this set will keep children entertained for hours.

R100.00
Front cover of Cheetah by Suzi Eszterhas
Cheetah - Suzi Eszterhas

Cheetah by Suzi Eszterhas lets you follow a family of cheetahs on the African plains. The story of a cheetah, from birth to adulthood, photographed on location in the wild by an award-winning American photographer, who specialises in work with newborn animals. The text will show all the aspects of the animal's life in the wild, accompanied by close-up pictures of the family group in its natural habitat. A spread at the back of the book will give further conservation information, including useful websites.

R85.00
Front cover of Switch by Jassy Mackenzie
Archie Greene and the Magician's Secret - D D Everest

Archie Greene and the Magician's Secret by D D Everest welcomes you to a wonderful, magical world where bookshelves are enchanted, librarians are sorcerers and spells come to life. Archie receives a mysterious present on his birthday. Deep within an ancient wooden box he finds an old book, written in a language he doesn't recognise. With the book comes a Special Instruction - Archie must travel to Oxford to return the book to the Museum of Magical Miscellany.

R96.00
Front cover of Great Scientists by Jacqueline Fortey
Great Scientists - Jacqueline Fortey

Great Scientists by Jacqueline Fortey is an exciting and informative guide to the fascinating lives of the world's most famous thinkers, philosophers, inventors, innovators and pioneers. Stunning photographs offer a unique 'eyewitness' view of the ideas and innovations that have changed the way we live today. Your child will discover all about Benjamin Franklin's electrical charges, Albert Einstein's theory of relativity and the many others whose discoveries have shaped our world. Then use the giant pull-out wall chart to decorate their room.

R48.00
Front cover of Cheer Up, Mouse by Jed Henry
Cheer Up, Mouse - Jed Henry

Cheer Up, Mouse by Jed Henry is a charming antidote for the blues. Mouse feels lower than low. His forest friends, including Badger, Hedgehog, Rabbit, and Mole all knock themselves out trying to cheer up the little guy, to no avail. In the end, all Mouse really needs is a hug! Jed Henry's wonderful illustrations, in watercolour pastels and coloured pencils, beautifully complement the spare text. Readers will love seeing all the exuberant animal antics in trees, ponds, and even underground tunnels as they try to distract their gloomy friend. A charming

R85.00
Front cover of A Selection of Nonsense Verse by Edward Lear
A Selection of Nonsense Verse - Edward Lear

A Selection of Nonsense Verse by Edward Lear is a collection of nonsense poems and limericks featuring some of the nation's favourite classics, including The Owl and the Pussy Cat, The Quangle-Wangle's Hat and The Jumblies. Perfectly complimented by Lear's own illustrations, this is the perfect gift edition for children aged 5 and up. Known as the father of the nonsense poem, Edward Lear paved the way for the likes of Lewis Carol's Alice and Wonderland, Dr Zeus and Roger McGough and is much to thank for the form's popularity.

R110.00
Front cover of Jet the Rescue Dog by David Long
Jet the Rescue Dog - David Long

Jet the Rescue Dog and Other Extraordinary Stories of Animals in Wartime by David Long is uplifting and deeply moving. It tells the stories of these brave, silent heroes with sensitivity and gentle humour for readers age 8+. As mascots, messengers, rat-catchers and even spies, animals have long marched into war alongside servicemen and women. Dogs, horses, cats (even birds, camels and elephants) have saved thousands of lives through instinct, intelligence, courage and devotion.

R110.00
Front cover of The Fairytale Hairdresser and Father Christmas by Abie Longstaff
The Fairytale Hairdresser and Father Christmas - Abie Longstaff

The Fairytale Hairdresser and Father Christmas by Abie Longstaff and illustrated by Lauren Beard is a wintery addition to the Fairytale Hairdresser series features elegant elves, coiffured reindeer and a whole cast of Fairytale folk in their festive finery. Filled with fairytale fun and a glittery surprise, this witty classic celebrates Christmas in style and is perfect for fans of Frozen. A fabulously fun story full of favourite fairytale characters, starring the best hairdresser in all the land, Kittie Lacey!

R35.00
Front cover of The Secret Kingdom by Jenny Nimmo
The Secret Kingdom - Jenny Nimmo

The Secret Kingdom by Jenny Nimmo is a spell-binding adventure of magical. Timoken has to flee his secret forest kingdom after it is attacked by sneaky, shape-shifting viridees. Protected from birth by a magical moon spider web, he travels with his camel, Gabar, seeking a new kingdom - a new home. Timoken also has magic himself. He can conjure rain from the air, talk to animals and fly high in the air. And when he saves three leopard cubs from a hunter, they become enchanted too, and sworn to protect him. But the powerful, slimy green viridees are always just a breath behind him.

R45.00
Front cover of Minions: Big Boss Sticker Book
Minions: Big Boss Sticker Book

Minions: Big Boss Sticker Book has over 30 awesome activities plus minions of stickers ... well, 1000 stickers!

R90.00
Front Cover of The Edge Chronicles: Vox by Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell
The Edge Chronicles: Vox - Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell

The Edge Chronicles: Vox by Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell is the second book in the Rook Saga trilogy. When young librarian knight Rook Barkwater is taken captive and forced to work for Vox Verlix he stumbles across a terrible truth. Vox is brewing a plot to destroy the goblins and the shrykes at a stroke, so that he can seize control of the Edgeworld for himself.

R75.00
Front cover of Arctic and Antarctic by Barbara Taylor
Arctic and Antarctic - Barbara Taylor

Arctic and Antarctic by Barbara Taylor is an informative guide to the world's polar regions. Amazing colour photographs offer your child a unique "eyewitness" view of some of the coldest and most frozen places in the world. From flora and fauna, to human and animal inhabitants, as well as the brave people who explored these extreme regions, often with fatal consequences: let your child learn all about life at the North and South pole. Great for projects or just for fun, make sure your child learns everything they need to know about the Arctic and Antarctic regions.

R48.00
Front cover of Scaly Spotted Feathered Frilled by Catherine Thimmesh
Scaly Spotted Feathered Frilled - Catherine Thimmesh

Scaly Spotted Feathered Frilled by Catherine Thimmesh introduces the incredible talents of the paleo-artist, whose work reanimates gone-but-never-forgotten dinosaurs in giant full-colour paintings that are as strikingly beautiful as they aim to be scientifically accurate, down to the smallest detail.

R110.00
Front cover of Eloise by Kay Thompson and Hilary Knight
Eloise - Kay Thompson and Hilary Knight

Eloise by Kay Thompson and Hilary Knight is wonderful. If you love love love Eloise (who doesn't?) and you cawn't cawn't cawn't get enough of her (who can?) then you simply MUST have this absolutely enormous book It has everything Eloise not just The Absolutely Essential and jolie Paris and fa la la la la Christmastime and dear gray Moscow but a lovely new dustjacket by Mr. Knight Even if you have all the Eloise books you need this one too So charge it please and THANK YOU VERY MUCH

R325.00
Front Cover of The Book of Complete Nonsense by Vintage Books
The Book of Complete Nonsense - Vintage Books

The Book of Complete Nonsense by Vintage Books is full of wonderful nonsense rhymes and poems from Edward Lear and Ogden Nash to Lewis Carroll and Roald Dahl.

R65.00
Front cover of Opal Plumstead by Jacqueline Wilson
Opal Plumstead - Jacqueline Wilson

Opal Plumstead by Jacqueline Wilson is a brilliantly gripping new story from the bestselling, award-winning author. Opal Plumstead might be plain, but she has always been fiercely intelligent. Yet her scholarship and dreams of university are snatched away when her father is sent to prison, and fourteen-year-old Opal must start work at the Fairy Glen sweet factory to support her family. Opal struggles to get along with the other workers, who think her snobby and stuck-up.

R48.00