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Series:Oxford Paperback Reference

This updated collection offers a vivid picture of the world in the 20th and 21st centuries against a backdrop of landmark events. From Catherine Tate and The Simpsons, to Mother Teresa and Winston Churchill, here are the key voices of our time. An authoritative look-up reference, and an enjoyable source for browsing: the perfect gift.

Oxford Dictionary of Modern Quotations
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"This unique and authoritative dictionary contains over 1,100 of the most widely used proverbs in English and uses research from the Oxford English Corpus, the world's largest language databank. This edition has been revised and fully updated and includes numerous entirely new entries. It also feature... read more

Dictionary of Proverbs
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Series:Oxford Paperback Reference

Based on the highly acclaimed seventh edition of the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, this new edition maintains its extensive coverage of literary and historical quotations, and contains completely up-to-date material from today's influential literary and cultural figures. It is the only dictionary o... read more

Concise Oxford Dictionary of Quotations
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The atlas opens with the continents, then presents a world view of countries before exploring deeper into each country and the exciting places to visit within each. The maps are clear, colorful and perfect for children to explore the world and let their imaginations run riot. This book is ideal for ho... read more

Picture Atlas
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Old Maid, Go Fish, Snap and Pairs.  Young children will enjoy playing these four fun card games, while learning the first words on the colourful cards.

Card Games: 4 Fun Card Games in a Tin
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Awards:Shortlisted for PANZ Book Design Awards: Best Educational Book 2016.

This bestselling handbook will highlight your bad writing habits and sharpen your style - for clearer, crisper sentences and punchier prose. Is your writing flabby or fit? If your sentences are weighed down with passives and prepositions, be-verbs and waste words, The Writer's D... read more

The Writer's Diet
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To write is a verb. That's an action word. No more procrastination. Almost everybody thinks they have a book in them or dreams of seeing their name on a front cover, but not everyone knows how to go about it. Sharing all she's learned so far, Fiona McIntosh, one of Aust... read more

How to Write Your Blockbuster
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Jam-packed with games and activities for all ages, this is a book to dip into at any day of any season, and a fun-packed compendium to savour for years to come. Whether it's Charades at Christmas or Murder in the Dark at New Year, Mad Scientist at Halloween, or simply a wealth of ideas for things to p... read more

365 Everyday Games and Pastimes: Something Fun for Everyone
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Both Terence Reese and Roger Trezel were brilliant players and Reese possessed a legendary skill in imparting a great knowledge of bridge with supreme lucidity. It was not their intention to present a complete museum of horrors, but to concentrate instead on the so... read more

The Mistakes You Make At Bridge
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A gorgeous package of two of John Green's most loved titles. A perfect gift for every John Green fan.

Paper Towns & Looking For Alaska (John Green Collectors' Editions Box Set)
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Given that they are found in a huge range of habitats, from the porch light to the forests, pastures and high country, it is easy to stumble across New Zealand's moths and butterflies. That study is still very much a 'work in progress': in add... read more

A Photographic Guide to Moths & Butterflies of New Zealand
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Series:Photographic Guide to

The twelfth book in the popular New Holland series examines New Zealand's fascinating geology. Almost every kind of rock found on Earth can be seen in New Zealand, and most of the common minerals too. This handy reference guide will help you reco... read more

A Photographic Guide to Rocks & Minerals of New Zealand
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