Booklist - Gift and Novelty Books

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There are 89 books in this booklist - they are listed in order of year of publication. Newest titles are at the top. (We may not have all of them in stock right now, get in touch to find out)

Pocket Frida Kahlo Wisdom: Inspirational quotes and wise words from a legendary icon by Frida Kahlo, £5.99 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781784881801

What My Girlfriends Told Me by Sonja Bajic, £9.99 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781910463796

For the Love of Books: A Celebration of the Written Word by Graham Tarrant, £9.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781786852700

Ginger Pride: A Red-Headed History of the World by Tobias Anthony, £9.99 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781925418651

Impossible Photography: Surreal Pictures That Challenge Our Perception by Agata Toromanoff, £17.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781908233110

Vajournal: Feminist Interactions and Interventions by Isabella Bunnell, £9.95 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781908714473

Sketchy Muma: What it Means to be a Mother by Anna Lewis, £12.99 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781786486387

The Indisputable Existence of Santa Claus by Dr Hannah Fry and Dr Thomas OlĂ©ron Evans, £9.99 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781784162740

The Book of Barb: A Celebration of Stranger Things' Iconic Wing Woman by Nadia Bailey, £9.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781925418477

The Lost Words by Robert Macfarlane and Jackie Morris, £20.00 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9780241253588

Pablo Picasso's Noel by Carol Ann Duffy, illustrated by Lea Maupetit, £7.99 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781509848195

Bowie Flip Book by Belly Kids, illustrated by Amy Pearson, £10.00 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9780995578036

50 Natural Wonders To Blow Your Mind by Lonely Planet, £6.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781786574060

The Riddle in the Tale: Riddles and Riddle Folk Tales by Taffy Thomas, £9.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9780750981828

50 Queers Who Changed the World: A Celebration of LGBTQ+ Icons by Dan Jones, £10.00 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781784881344

The Story Cure: An A-Z of Books to Keep Kids Happy, Healthy and Wise by Ella Berthoud & Susan Elderkin, £16.99 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781782115298

The Novel Cure: An A to Z of Literary Remedies by Ella Berthoud & Susan Elderkin, £16.99 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781786891044

Live Lagom: Balanced Living, The Swedish Way by Anna Brones, £9.99 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781785037283

The Mysterious World of Cats: What Magic, Myths and Shamanism Teach Us About Their Secret Powers by Herbie Brennan, £10.99 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781473638051

The Art of Reading by Damon Young, £9.99 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781911344186

Scribbles in the Margins: 50 Eternal Delights of Books by Daniel Gray, £9.99 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781408883945

Words to Ride By: Thoughts on Bicycling by Michael Carabetta, £8.99 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781452145365

100 Hugs by Chris Riddell, £9.99 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781509814305

The Festival Book by Michael Odell, £12.99 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9780593078716

Pocket Michelle Wisdom: Wise and Inspirational Words from Michelle Obama by Michelle Obama, £5.99 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781784881313

Calligraphies of Love by Hassan Massoudy, £10.00 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9780863569050

Speak Its Name! Quotations by and About Gay Men and Women by Christopher Tinker (Editor), £16.95 (hardback, 2016) ISBN 9781855147256

Zen Dogs by Alexandra Cearns, £12.99 (hardback, 2016) ISBN 9780062459374

Pocket Bowie Wisdom: Inspirational Words from a Rock Legend by David Bowie, £5.99 (hardback, 2016) ISBN 9781784880729

The Little Book of Peace: Finding Tranquillity in a Troubled World by Tiddy Rowan, £5.99 (hardback, 2016) ISBN 9780349413853

The Brontesaurus: An A-Z of Charlotte, Emily and Anne Bronte (and Branwell) by John Sutherland and John Crace, £9.99 (hardback, 2016) ISBN 9781785781438

The Little Book of Hygge: The Danish Way to Live Well by Meik Wiking, £9.99 (hardback, 2016) ISBN 9780241283912

The Un-Discovered Islands: An Archipelago of Myths and Mysteries, Phantoms and Fakes by Malachy Tallack, illustrated by Katie Scott, £14.99 (hardback, 2016) ISBN 9781846973505

The King of Christmas by Carol Ann Duffy, illustrated by Lara Hawthorne, £6.99 (hardback, 2016) ISBN 9781509834570

The Book Lover's Treasury of Quotations: An Inspired Collection on Reading, Writing and Literature by Jo Brielyn, £9.99 (hardback, 2016) ISBN 9781578266302

Cats by Jane Bown, £14.99 (hardback, 2016) ISBN 9781783350872

Atlas Obscura by Joshua Foer, Dylan Thuras and Ella Morton, £25.00 (hardback, 2016) ISBN 9780761169086

The Shipping Forecast by Nic Compton, £9.99 (hardback, 2016) ISBN 9781785940293

Trivium: The Classical Liberal Arts of Grammar, Logic, & Rhetoric by John Martineau (Editor), £14.99 (hardback, 2016) ISBN 9781907155185

Women in Their Own Words: Quotations to Empower and Inspire by Rebecca Foster (Editor), £6.99 (hardback, 2016) ISBN 9781849538541

Sons + Fathers: An Anthology of Words and Images by Kathy Gilfillan (Editor), with an Introduction by Colm Toibin, £14.99 (hardback, 2015) ISBN 9780091959043

The Big Gay Alphabet Coloring Book by Jacinta Bunnell and Leela Corman, £9.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781629630922

Lobster is the Best Medicine: A Collection of Comics About Friendship by Liz Climo, £9.99 (hardback, 2015) ISBN 9780762458684

Plotted: A Literary Atlas by Andrew DeGraff, £16.99 (hardback, 2015) ISBN 9781936976867

A Literary Christmas: An Anthology by Various authors, £10.00 (hardback, 2015) ISBN 9780712356138

The Wren Boys by Carol Ann Duffy, £6.99 (hardback, 2015) ISBN 9781447271482

I Never Knew That About the Scottish by Christopher Winn, £8.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9780091960247

What Would Alice Do? Advice for the Modern Woman by Lewis Carroll, £5.99 (hardback, 2015) ISBN 9781447288527

The World is Waiting for You: Graduation Speeches to Live by from Activists, Writers, & Visionaries by Tara Grove and Isabel Ostrer (Editors), £12.99 (hardback, 2015) ISBN 9781620970904

I Never Knew That About the Irish by Christopher Winn, £8.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9780091960254

At Night: A Guide for the Wakeful by Alex Quick, £12.99 (hardback, 2014) ISBN 9781908699848

A Miscellany for Garden-Lovers: Facts and Folklore Through the Ages by David Squire, £9.99 (hardback, 2014) ISBN 9780857842749

Dorothy Wordsworth's Christmas Birthday by Carol Ann Duffy, £6.99 (hardback, 2014) ISBN 9781447271505

Dancing with Cats by Burton Silver and Heather Busch, £9.99 (hardback, 2014) ISBN 9781452128337

Where's Ringo? The Story of the Beatles in 20 Visual Puzzles by Andrew Grant Jackson, David Ryan Robinson, Oliver Goddard & Takayo Akiyama, £9.99 (hardback, 2014) ISBN 9781781312186

Eerie Dearies: 26 Ways to Miss School by Rebecca Chaperon, £14.99 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9781927018408

If I Were a Book by José Jorge Letria, illustrated by André Letria, £8.99 (hardback, 2014) ISBN 9781452121444

Maps by Aleksandra MizieliĹ„ska and Daniel MizieliĹ„ski, £20.00 (hardback, 2013) ISBN 9781848773011

Old Wives' Lore: A Book of Old-Fashioned Tips and Remedies by Polly Bloom, £12.99 (hardback, 2013) ISBN 9781782431473

Visions of Earth: National Geographic Photographs of Beauty, Majesty, and Wonder (Mini edition) by National Geographic Society, £13.99 (hardback, 2013) ISBN 9781426211737

Clouds That Look Like Things: From the Cloud Appreciation Society by Gavin Pretor-Pinney, £12.99 (hardback, 2012) ISBN 9781444728286

We Can Do It! Inspirational Postcards for Hard Times by anon, £7.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781908150738

Glad Tidings of Struggle and Strife: A History of Protest Christmas Cards by Llew and Pam Smith, with a foreword by Ken Livingstone, £14.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781781551851

When I Were a Lass... Snapshots of a Time That Political Correctness Forgot by Joan Bradshawe, £9.99 (hardback, 2012) ISBN 9781907554582

I Before E (Except After C): Old-School Ways to Remember Stuff by Judy Parkinson, £5.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9781843176589

Remember, Remember (The Fifth of November):The History of Britain in Bite-Sized Chunks by Judy Parkinson, £5.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9781843176565

One for Sorrow: A Book of Old-Fashioned Lore by Chloe Rhodes, £9.99 (hardback, 2011) ISBN 9781843177005

The Complete Book of Mothers-in-Law: A Celebration by Luisa Dillner, £8.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9780571238200

Eric by Shaun Tan, £4.99 (hardback, 2010) ISBN 9781848775879

The Twelve Poems of Christmas - Volume Two (Pamphlet) by Selected and introduced by Carol Ann Duffy, £4.95 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9781907598005

Another Night Before Christmas by Carol Ann Duffy, illustrated by Rob Ryan, £4.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9780330523936

A Little, Aloud: An Anthology of Prose and Poetry for Reading Aloud to Someone You Care for by Edited by Angela Macmillan, £9.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9780701185633

The Redstone Inkblot Test by Redstone Press, £11.95 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9781870003643

Music Listography: Your Life in (Play) Lists by Lisa Nola, £12.00 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9780811869461

Focus: Love - Your World, Your Images by Various artists, £10.99 (hardback, 2010) ISBN 9781600595639

102 Free Things to Do: Inspiring Ideas for a Better Life by Alex Quick, £7.99 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 9781906964177

The 60-Second Philosopher: Expand Your Mind on a Minute or So a Day! by Andrew Pessin, £6.99 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 9781851686889

Mrs Scrooge: A Christmas Tale by Carol Ann Duffy, illustrated by Posy Simmonds, £4.99 (hardback, 2009) ISBN 9780330515115

The QI Pocket Book of Animals by John Lloyd and John Mitchinson, £6.99 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 9780571245130

Mind Tricks: Ancient and Modern by Steven Saunders, illustrated by Matt Tweed, £5.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9781904263777

On Cats by Doris Lessing, £6.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9780007285518

Postcards from Checkpoint Charlie: Images of the Berlin Wall by Introduced by Andrew Roberts, £8.99 (hardback, 2008) ISBN 9781851243228

The Book of Idle Pleasures by Edited by Dan Kieran and Tom Hodgkinson, £14.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9780091923327

TV Cream's Toys: Presents You Pestered Your Parents For by Steve Berry, £12.99 (hardback, 2007) ISBN 9781905548279

The Feckin' Book of Everything Irish by Colin Murphy and Donal O'Dea, £11.99 (hardback, 2007) ISBN 9781847170521

Happiness by Edward Monkton, £6.99 (hardback, 2007) ISBN 9780007254361

The Decadent Handbook: For the Modern Libertine by Edited by Rowan Pelling, £15.99 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 1903517303

Random Acts of Kindness: 365 Ways to Make the World a Nicer Place by Danny Wallace and his Karma Army, £4.99 (paperback, 2004) ISBN 9780091901752

The Rants, Raves & Thoughts of Mao Zedong by Julian Smith, £6.95 (paperback, 2002) ISBN 1929377215