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Usborne's beautifully illustrated and presented classic stories and story collections make perfect gifts for children of all ages.

Usborne Illustrated Originals

Usborne Illustrated Originals The Wind in the Willows Heidi Edward Lear's Book of Nonsense Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Usborne Illustrated Originals bring complete and unabridged classic stories to life with enchanting illustrations in beautiful padded hardback gift editions.

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Illustrated slipcase collections Nursery rhymes and tales

These two lovely books of nursery rhymes and fairy tales are sumptuously presented with cloth covers and attractive slipcases - wonderful gifts to be shared and treasured.

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Illustrated story collectionsIllustrated story collections

From the legendary adventures of Robin Hood to the gritty tales of Charles Dickens, Usborne's illustrated story collections bring classic tales to life and introduce a new generation to much-loved stories.

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Cloth bound gift books Illustrated stories from Dickens Illustrated Grimm's fairy tales

Clothbound gift books

These classic story collections from Dickens, Shakespeare, Hans Christian Andersen and the Brothers Grimm are truly gifts to treasure. Beautifully designed and bound in a traditional style with cloth covers and gilded lettering, these authentic re-tellings of timeless stories will captivate and entertain children for many years.

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Little Red Riding Hood Illustration from Illustrated Grimm's fairy tales


Reference books History of Britain: Kings and queens The Usborne history of Britain Luxury reference books

Bring history to life with Usborne's luxurious hardback reference books. Filled with intriguing facts, stunning illustrations, photographs, detailed reconstructions, paintings, maps and family trees, these are must-have gifts for young history lovers.

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Football activity pack

Football activity pack

Four action-packed football activity books packed together in a handy carrycase.

£7.99

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Pirate stories for little children

Pirate stories for little children

Step aboard, shipmates! A collection of seven tales of adventure and piracy on the high seas.

£12.99

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Activity packsActivity packs - all on special offer

Usborne activity packs contain four books full of stickers and activities to keep children occupied - and they all come in handy carry-cases, too!

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Beautiful gift sets - at a special price

Box sets

The much-loved stories make a wonderful gift for young readers. Each set contains five hardback books with ribbon markers presented in an attractive slipcase box. Normally priced at £25.00 they are now just £14.99 each while stocks last.

Usborne Originals The WInd in the Willows"Beautiful watercolour illustrations throughout...ideal for reading to children."

Baby and Me Magazine review of The Wind in the Willows
Illustrated Grimm's fairy tales"Perfect to share as read-aloud bedtime reading."

Library Mice review of Illustrated Grimm's fairy tales
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