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It’s a fun and relaxed way to explore lots of lovely books, in a friendly home environment. Anyone can host and attend a book party! Invite your friends, family, colleagues... Get in touch with a local Usborne Organiser, book your party date and they’ll take care of the rest. As an Usborne Book Party Host(ess) you’ll receive a range of benefits:

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Usborne Books at Home is a community of Independent Organisers who sell Usborne books at parties, fairs and schools throughout the UK and Europe. Anyone can join!

Free “Host Gift” for hosting! Choose from the specially selected new titles below.

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Free Gift options when you host a party in January... Option 1: 10 Ten-Minute Stories

Option 2: Big Book of the Body Open up the huge fold-out pages to discover the remarkable ways the human body works in this informative book.

Option 3: Farm Picture Puzzle Book

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Jam-packed pages full of farm animals can be found inside this gorgeous hardback book, with lots of puzzles to solve, things to spot and plenty to talk about.

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Free Gift options when you host a party in February, March or April... Option 1: 100 Things to Know about Science

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11-year-old Rose is autistic and struggles to understand her classmates. But when her father gives her a stray dog, which she names Rain, the dog becomes her anchor in a confusing world. So when Rain goes missing during a Get me for storm, Rose refuses to give up on JUST looking for her… £4.99

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Option 2: Magic Painting Book Dip the magic brush in water and paint over the black and white pictures to reveal lots of beautiful colours. See each page transform before your very eyes!

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Dastardly deeds are afoot at Baskerville Hall, and when Sir Charles Baskerville is quite literally scared to death, Sherlock is suspicious. Could the legendary curse of the Hound of the Baskervilles really be true, or Get me for is it altogether JUST more sinister?

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Option 3: First English Words Sticker and Colouring Book

£5.99 Age 8+ (P) 08424

A simple, interactive way for young children to learn a wide range of everyday English words.

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Knitbone Pepper is a friendly ghost dog, haunting the crumbling Starcross Hall with a gaggle of other ghostly pets. Along with his owner Winnie, they invite the circus to Starcross. But amidst all the magicians, acrobats and clowns, Knitbone senses something beastly in the big top… Also available: Knitbone Pepper - Ghost Dog 58037 £9.99

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From the bestselling Fingerprint Activities, comes a new addition that’s bursting with lots of animal fun. Add some koalas to the trees, print shells on the baby snails and draw lots of ants as they scuttle away from the anteater!

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Book 1: Accidental Genius £5.99 56271 Book 2: Star Reporter £5.99 56272

Longing to go to sea, Ishmael signs up for a voyage on the whaling ship Pequod, unaware of the ship captain Ahab’s true mission. On discovering his vengeful plan to hunt down the whale who injured him, Ishmael soon finds himself Get me for fighting for survival. T JUS

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Creative fashionistas will love this tear-off pad. Every sheet features design tips, pattern ideas and colour themes to help them complete each outfit, with lots of stickers to add too. This colourful, write-in book encourages little ones to learn and remember their times tables. There are lots of opportunities to practise each one with quizzes and even a treasure map.

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All Amber wants is a bit of love from her estranged Mum. And she’s hoping that a summer together at Mum’s Californian Kids’ Camp will help patch up her shattered heart. But then she meets Prom King Kyle - and offers her heart up for breaking all over again. Even with her BFF’s Evie and Lottie’s advice, Amber is finding love hard. Is it worth the fight?

£6.99 Age 6+ (P) 59930

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This gorgeous gift box contains a cookbook featuring 25 tasty recipes for making lots of biscuits and cookies, as well as a sturdy plastic rolling pin and four shaped biscuit cutters.

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A classic Herman Melville tale, carefully retold to make it more accessible for younger readers.

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This gripping retelling of Holmes’ mystery is ideal for young readers keen to take on well-known classics.

Cassidy Bond can’t wait to enrol at Dance and Drama Summer Academy. But as auditions loom, she is gripped by stage fright. What if Cassidy’s stage debut turns out to be an all-singing, Get me for all-dancing JUST disaster?

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A touching story from the beloved author of The Babysitters Club.

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Packed with fun facts and vibrantly coloured pages, this book provides an engaging and accessible introduction to 100 science topics that will fascinate and inspire children (and adults too).

Save £1 off any one of these fiction titles, plus save an extra £1 with your WBD token!

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Taken from the Reading Programme, these lovely tales have been specially retold and illustrated for younger readers.

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Discover who built castles and the pyramids, as well as who the first people were and life during the time of the Romans and Vikings. Each book is packed full of fun and facts, with internet links to relevant websites. A fantastic starting point for history enthusiasts.

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Help Natalie, Ellie and Jess live out their ice skating dreams using the colourful, reusable stickers. Dress the dolls in beautiful costumes and glamorous accessories for every skating occasion.

The Sticker Dollies love ponies and are spending all of their time at the stables, grooming the horses and, of course, learning to ride! Dress them in the right gear with the reusable stickers, choosing suitable outfits for pony trekking, showjumping, dressage and more.

Ever wondered about the fashions of the 1930s? From Hollywood glamour to sunny beach days, children can dress the dolls in stylish outfits of the time. Also features extra information about 30s lifestyle.

£5.99 Age 4+ (P) 59461

Welcome to the magical world of the Fairy Ponies where the beautiful pictures can be brought to life with lots of stickers on each page. Get me in February

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Perfect for ballet lovers, this sticker book features exactly 1000 stickers of dancers in lots of theatrical costumes and in different ballet positions. Age 6+ (P) 59696

Open the striking hotel doors and take a trip around this impressive hotel, adding stickers to places such as the dining room, spa, games room and guest rooms along the way. There’s even a glorious Garden Party to enjoy too!

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Colour me in! Includes 150 stickers to colour

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Experience the hustle and bustle of the capital in this creative book, where children can use the thousands of stickers provided to create Tower Bridge, the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey and lots more.

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Perfect for primary age children, this colour-coded dictionary includes over 5,000 straightforward definitions. There are also lots of spelling tips and extra help with grammar and punctuation.

An interactive way for young children to learn a wide range of everyday English words, with lots of stickers and opportunities for colouring.

Complete with definitions and examples of how to use each key word in a sentence, this colourful dictionary is very clearly laid out in order to inspire little ones, rather than overwhelm them. The fun illustrations add to the excitement of learning new words too.

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There is also audio enhancement through Usborne Quicklinks, where children WORTH can hear words read by a native £12.99 Age 4+ English speaker.

Explore the life and times of one of the greatest writers the world has ever seen with this interactive introduction to Shakespeare’s works. See where he lived and learn how he worked to create his most famous plays.

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A pack of wipe-clean cards with puzzles and games that will put number skills to the test. Also includes a special wipe-clean pen.

Explore the amazing world of Human Biology in this fact-filled book. From allergies to x-rays, each topic is clearly explained with friendly texts, amazing photographs and detailed diagrams. There are experiments and activities to try too!

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This book explores every key aspect of genes and DNA with topics such as cloning, gene therapy, DNA testing, genetic engineering and more. Includes internet links to recommended websites with animated explanations & games.

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Ever wondered what a drone actually is and what it’s used for? Children can find out lots of answers to this question and more in this helpful introduction from the Beginners Plus series.

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An action-packed collection of 100 simple science experiments that combine hands-on fun with scientific investigation, from creating crystals to fearsome foaming monsters. ry L ib ra n E d it io

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A comprehensive guide to the solar system with mesmerising photography and intricate illustrations. Children can learn about star groups, explore space and follow the Internet links to find out more.

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A narrative introduction to explorers through history, from the Ancient Egyptians to Christopher Columbus. Includes exploration timelines and internet links to websites with additional pictures, maps and amazing animations.

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Step back in time to discover what life was like when food was found by hunting and tools were made by shaping stone, wood and bone. This lift-the-flap book is a great guide to the Stone Age and how it lead to the Bronze and Iron Ages.

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Set off into the unknown with explorers through the ages in this exciting lift-the-flap book. Children can venture back in time on incredible journeys, from dangerous ocean voyages to the Apollo 11 mission.

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Who were Age 4+ the Aztecs? (H) 90321 Where did they live? Who did they worship? Discover the answers with this fascinating introduction to this ancient civilisation.

This handy guide will enable children to identify a wide range of trees, whatever the season. Follow the step-by-step instructions to create your own leaf rubbings and even grow your own tree!

Bright, stylish original colour illustrations and diagrams reveal everything young girls need to know about the changes they experience as they near puberty.

Delve into 100 mindbending puzzles, mazes doodles, crosswords, wordsearches and more with this handy pocketsized paperback.

£9.99 A sophisticated Age 8+ colouring book (P) 90661 for older children and adults, full of stunning designs from the Art Nouveau, Art Deco and Arts and Crafts movements.

£5.99 Mandalas are Age 7+ circular patterns, (P) 59906 used in Hinduism and Buddhism to represent the Universe. But in this case, they are just beautiful, intricate patterns to colour in. Suitable for children or adults wishing to indulge in some art therapy.

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A sensitive and informative guide to male puberty, tackling key subjects from physical changes to emotional ones. Written in a witty yet factual and clear style.

£8.99 Ever wanted Age 8+ to write a story (S) 52335 but have no idea where to start? This fantastic write-in book is full of inspiring ideas for all kinds of storytelling, as well as a ‘Story Writing Toolkit’ to help children develop their writing styles.

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With helpful diagrams that explain how to use simple shapes to create each animal, budding artists can follow the instructions to bring each of them to life. Sure to provide satisfying results every time.

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Dress an array of airmen and women with the uniforms, kit and equipment provided. There are also lots of facts to learn about the history of air travel and how planes and helicopters have been used for over 100 years.

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This brand new pack, containing four reduced-size books, is perfect for English language learners. Fun yet educational activities encourage them to write in English, practise speaking and spelling, match words to stickers and learn new vocabulary.

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Be inspired by one of the fashion capitals of the world with this brand new title from the bestselling Sticker Dolly Dressing series. Young creatives can research, plan and design their own collections – each inspired by the city of London – with the reusable stickers provided. There are also lots of hints and tips on how to choose colours, patterns and shapes that work together.

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A very stylish colouring book that will take the reader back in time to learn about the classic looks of the 1920s. From jazz clubs to days out at the beach, fashionistas can bring the outfits to life, learn about each featured style and the people who would have worn them.

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• Bright, full-colour illustrations add detail and humour to each story • Fun puzzles at the back will help to test comprehension • There are non-fiction titles as well as traditional tales • Combines great stories with simple text to engage new readers

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Sandy Lane Stables - A luxurious new look for a classic Usborne series

• Perfect for children who are just starting to read on their own • They can progress through each series as their confidence grows • Lively writing and illustrations in every book • Many titles are ‘internetlinked’ for further reading and information

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£6.99 Age 13+ (P) 90302

Teva seems normal. But at home she hides an impossible secret: 11 other Tevas. Because once a year, Teva splits into two, leaving a younger version of herself stuck at the same age, forced to watch the new Teva taking over her life. But at 16, Teva’s had enough. She’s going to fight for her future - even if that means fighting herself. More of Me is an incredible, unforgettable story of identity, friendship, love and sacrifice.

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Get me in March Welcome to a ‘perfect’ world. Where war is illegal and harmony rules. And where your date of birth marks your destiny. But nothing is perfect. And in a world this broken, who can Amity trust? The first book in the BROKEN trilogy is an exhilarating epic of deception, heartbreak and rebellion.

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Reader, beware! This is a BAD book. A VERY BAD book that will bring you nothing but BAD LUCK. The only reason anyone would DARE read this book is if they are VERY BAD and never do what they’re told. And you always do what you’re told. Don’t you? A brand-new series from bestselling (and intriguingly secretive) author Pseudonymous Bosch. Funny, quirky and hugely original narrative style with a strong appeal for both boys and girls.

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