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Book - The Pirate Cruncher

'I was sailing along and what did I see? An island of GOLD in the scurvy sea! But there’s one small thing I forgot to share — there’s also a MONSTER waiting there'...
In a tavern bustling with salty old seadogs, a travelling fiddler tells a tale of an island bursting with hidden treasure. But it's not till they set sail that he decides to mention that the island is also guarded by a terrible pirate cruncher...

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To Read a Bird

We adore kids books and just had to share our favourite collection of bird inspired books on the market at the moment. These beautifully illustrated tales would make perfect additions to any mini-bookshelf...

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To Shop - Ariel Books

Walking into Ariel Books is like walking into a home away from home. Filled to the brim with beautiful books, lovely gifts, and interesting knick knacks, you will spend many hours contently perusing the shelves. Based in Paddington, Sydney, the store has a wonderful relaxed feel, with friendly, knowledgeable staff making a warm and welcoming atmosphere...

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Book - Rainbow In Your Hand

Rainbow In Your Hand is a flipbook that creates the illusion of a 3D rainbow in your hand. This amazing little book, designed by Masashi Kawamura, began as a personal project in 2007, before being noticed by a local bookstore that wanted to produce the book for the masses. Since then, Rainbow In Your Hand has won awards in both Japan and New York. Get ready to spend hours with this great little flip book, watching as a rainbow magically appears in your hands.

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To Shop - Kid's Republic

Walking into Kid's Republic Book Store in Beijing, China, is like walking into a giant kaleidoscope of colour. With rainbow walkways flowing in all directions, and plush colour wheel carpets scattering the floors, you are delightfully surrounded in colours that pop as far as the eye can see. One of our favourite parts are the rainbow cubby holes that scatter the walls, creating little spaces for children to read in and let their imaginations run wild. Designed by architects Sako, Children's Republic provides the very best children's books and a relaxing reading environment to escape to.

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Book Reading - Oh No, George!

This Sunday award-winning writer and author Chris Haughton will be reading some of his wonderful stories as part of the Brighton Festival. Chris will be telling the story of a very naughty dog in Oh No, George! alongside some of his other well known stories. If you happen to be in Brighton this weekend, grab some tickets and head along. Or if, like us, you're not in Brighton this weekend, then why not grab a copy of this great book and hold your own book reading!

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07 May 2013 books
Books

Zoo in My Hand

Sometimes it is the simple things in life that bring the most joy. And this delightfully colourful book, designed by Sunkyung Kim, is definitely one of those things. Zoo In My Hand is made up of forty pages of coloured paper, each page containing an outline of a different animal with its name alongside. At first glance the book almost appears to be empty, but add a pair of scissors and watch the magic happen. A colourful menagerie pops up before your very eyes.

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