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We love eight-year-olds! They’re just the right age for all kinds of fun. They still love the pretend play they’ve been enjoying for years, yet they’re also ready to move ahead into more advanced toys and learning. All of these toys and activities will appeal to their natural sense of fun and wonder.

 

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This cool kit contains everything kids need to craft 6 paper lanterns from among 21 adorable animal designs. The only tough part: choosing which one to make!

Let your imagination run wild as you choose from 21 designs and transform 6 paper lanterns into adorable animals. Simply cut out the stencil shapes from a variety of patterned papers, glue them in place, and display with pride. It's the cutest collection of paper lanterns you've ever seen.

Hardcover, 48 pages.

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Artists old enough to be a little bit “over” colouring will love the creative challenge of working in watercolours on luxe paper.

What comes after colouring? Watercolouring, of course! This book includes everything you need to make watercolour wonder: 18 high-quality watercolour paper pages to transform black and white illustrations into one-of-a-kind works of art, a book packed with tips, tricks, and techniques to help you express your inner artist, 7 premium watercolour paints in a rainbow of colours, an art-quality brush, and a palette mixing tray. You've never had a watercolour crush quite like this!

Comes with: 18 pages of art-quality watercolour paper, 7 colours of watercolour paint, 1 paintbrush, and Palette tray.

Hardcover, 54 pages.

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By Simon Hugo with contributions by Alice Finch

Boss builders aren’t bound by sets and instructions! This guide offers innovative ideas for birck-based games and activities and a timer and random number generator to help choose.

365 Things to Do with LEGO® Bricks inspires you to look at your LEGO® bricks in new and exciting ways. This interactive book features imaginative play and building ideas, from LEGO® projects that take just a few minutes and require a handful of bricks to inspirational build ideas and activities to keep you occupied for hours.

Visual tips and advice from LEGO® fan builders will encourage you to get creative and have fun while learning new building skills such as building your own LEGO® pet, challenging your friends to make the tallest LEGO® tower against the clock, and creating a LEGO® treasure hunt.

Featuring a timer and random number generator for selecting activities, 365 Things to Do with LEGO® Bricks is full of games and activities that will keep you busy every day of the year.

Hardcover, 256 pages.

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Based on the brick selection found in some of LEGO's Classic series, each project is a great way to test out unusual building techniques or to mix up pieces from existing kits that have already been broken up. Free your inner architect with these fun projects that really get your creative juices flowing. You can follow the instructions to the letter or go off in your own direction - it's your choice! Build a sports car, tractor, monster truck, fire engine, and more.
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The story of Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment's Minions begins at the dawn of time. Starting as single-celled yellow organisms, Minions evolve through the ages, perpetually serving the most despicable of masters. Continuously unsuccessful at keeping these masters-from T. rex to Napoleon-the Minions find themselves without someone to serve and fall into a deep depression.But one Minion named Kevin has a plan, and he-alongside teenage rebel Stuart and lovable little Bob-ventures out into the world to find a new evil boss for his brethren to follow.The trio embarks upon a thrilling journey that ultimately leads them to their next potential master, Scarlet Overkill (Academy Award® winner Sandra Bullock), the world's first-ever female super-villain. They travel from frigid Antarctica to 1960s New York City, ending in mod London, where they must face their biggest challenge to date: saving all of Minionkind...from annihilation.Featuring a soundtrack of hit music from the '60s that still permeates our culture today, Minions is produced by Illumination's Chris Meledandri and Janet Healy, and is directed by Pierre Coffin and Kyle Balda. Brian Lynch has written the screenplay for the 3D-CG comedy adventure, and Chris Renaud serves as executive producer of the film. A fun seek and find book based on the feature film!
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How To Amaze Your Son has more than 50 truly creative and inspiring projects that will elicit ''wow'' and ''cool'' from the most skeptical of boys. There are crafts, science experiments, creative experiences, and easy magic tricks. Each is cheap and easy. All the amazements use items found in the home. Here are some examples: Things To Do Together: Sprouted Potato People; Make Fake Snow; Treasures Nature Walk; Show Him How to Inflate Snow in the Microwave Treasures: Sprouting Onion Flying Fish; Secret Stash Treasure Book; Broccoli Treehouse; Tin Can Drum Set; Candy-Launching Catapult To Play: Grapefruit Dwarves House; Ice Ring Dinosaur Dig; Under-the-Table House; Jungle Rock Cave; Secret Message Rocket Experiments and Magic: Small Craters Chemist; Magic Campfire; Shaving Cream Fake Snow; Separating Eggs Using a Bottle Projects To Eat!: Playmobil® Popsicles; Honeybee Pancakes; Babybel® Family; Mountain Cake With Rock Climbers; Castle Cake. How To Amaze Your Son is a practical and inspiring resource for all parents, teachers and caregivers.
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The perfect handbook for movie-lovers of all ages, helping both kids and parents choose classic and contemporary movies appropriate for the entire family.Movies are made to entertain! Movies can make you think, teach you a lesson, or just let you escape into a fantasy world for a few hours. This book serves as an interactive bucket list of films for children ages 8 and up to watch before they grow up. 101 Movies to See Before You Grow Up goes beyond mainstream films. From modern flicks to classic films, the list offers a wide selection of ''must see'' movies. The book is divided into categories and acts as an interactive film journal where kids can document when they see the movie, if they liked it, and how they would rate it. Each page focuses on a single movie with basic information about each film, including the director, runtime, rating, and date of release. There is also a ''Film Critic'' section at the bottom of each page that allows young movie buffs to write in their own opinions and observations about the movie. 101 Movies to See Before You Grow Up is the perfect handbook for movie-lovers of all ages, helping both kids and parents choose classic and contemporary movies appropriate for the entire family.''101 Movies' takes you on an infectiously fun and informative journey through the best of our movie history. Trust Suzette Valle to highlight films for entertainment value and good taste - worth having in every room in the house!'' -- Sharon Waxman, Founder & Editor-in-Chief, TheWrap''In a world of too much media and too little family time, Suzette Valle's book has great movie choices that bring families closer.'' - Nell Minow aka ''Movie Mom''
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Amazing mazes, each one completely different from the one before. A classic idea, revitalised with bright, modern artwork. Many of the mazes contain extra puzzles to solve and challenges to complete en route.
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Featuring more than 40 activities and 600 awesome stickers, Pete the Cat’s sticker book is sure to entertain readers of all ages. Full of a variety of fun pages, Pete fans can decorate groovy scenes with their favourite picture book characters! This interactive workbook is the first Pete the Cat sticker-activity book. It’s the perfect entertainment for any family on the go. Bring it along on vacations, road trips, and to restaurants!
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Learn how to draw a collection of beloved horses and pets! Ideal for children who love to doodle, this introductory drawing guide makes the art of drawing easy. Clear, easy-to-follow instructions use basic shapes and colours to teach children how to draw step by step. In this book, young readers will learn simple ways to draw and colour their favourite horse breeds and other beloved pets. Each project features fun, fascinating facts, as well as simple drawing tips to help kids build confidence. With All About Drawing: Horses and Pets, aspiring artists will be drawing their own masterpieces in no time!
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Learn to Draw Dogs & Puppies includes fun, engaging content featuring the loyal and favorite canine companions children know and love. With this fun and educational drawing book, budding artists will discover just how easy it is to draw more than two-dozen breeds of dogs, ranging from small and sassy to big and burly. The book opens with a brief introduction to the tools and materials young artists need to get started, as well as several warm-up exercises. Then the real fun begins! Easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions demonstrate how to draw a range of breeds, including a Labrador, an English bulldog, a Siberian Husky, a Dalmatian, and many more. Each drawing lesson begins with a basic shape, such as a square, a circle, or an oval, and progresses to a finished color piece of artwork, making it easy for children to follow along. Along the way, engaging text provides fun and interesting facts about each dog, allowing for an educational, well-rounded artistic experience. Learn to Draw Dogs & Puppies features dozens of fun and interesting facts, making it a perfect resource for teaching children about these wonderful furry friends, while encouraging them to express their creativity and practice their drawing skills.
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There's no doubt about it: colouring is a great way to spur on creativity and help people focus. But what if kids think colouring books are for babies or boring? Tell them to think again, because their best challenges start right NOW. This is not a little kid's colouring book! It's so jam-packed with creative challenges that kids will have to reach deep into their pencil cases to overcome each colouring obstacle. But when they do, the results will be AWESOME! This book is perfect for kids who like to kick things up a notch. The only question is are they up to the test? Encourage them to say yes, and they'll enjoy hours of stimulating fun!
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Lots of satisfyingly challenging maze puzzles in a large-format, write-in, tear-off pad.
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Fun is in the bag with this adorable Shopkins book! Join Apple Blossom, Kooky Cookie, Lippy Lips, and all your favourite Shopkins for some supermarket fun in this jam-packed activity book! Every page is filled with puzzles, games, doodles, and more. Plus there are 4 pages of colourful stickers to check out!
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Draw, colour and create with over 40 top children's illustrators from across the globe. This stunning Macmillan activity book for all ages is your chance to join in and complete a drawing with a bestselling artist. Featuring work from Axel Scheffler, Chris Riddell, Rob Biddulph, Emily Gravett, Marta Altes and many many more. This brilliant bumper drawing and colouring book is perfect for aspiring artists and fans of children's illustrators. A book for children who love to draw, made by people who love to draw.
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Colour your way through sweet treats, dancing school supplies, and pleasantly plump monsters that are so lovable and adorable you'll want to pinch their cheeks. The makers of Coloring Crush bring you another coloured-pencils-included colouring book with perforated pages and postcard prints that are perfect to share with friends. You're sure to colour the day away, because colouring has never been so cute! Comes with: 5 double-tipped coloured pencils in 10 colours.
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Ages 8 and up
Electrify your words and learn to draw beautiful, fun, vibrant letters in NEON! More than 25 letter-drawing activities including mini quote posters and customizable flip signs for your bedroom door, teach how to draw  letters that have your own personal style. With 2 coloured pencils, a ruler, and 4 neon chalk markers, you're a few strokes away from taking your lettering game to a whole new level. Nothing makes a statement quite like neon. Comes with: 4 Neon chalk markers, 2 pencils, 1 ruler
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Decorate the room of your dreams with  this unique interior design portfolio. Different activity sections let you experiment right away with patterns, colours, and spaces to decorate a room like a designer extraordinaire!  Transform a range of rooms into boho-chic, glam rock, vintage, modern, and more styles with 300+ patterns and punch-out pieces. Get inspired and design spaces that look like they came right out of a magazine! Comes with: More than 300 punch-out pieces,10 sheets of pattern paper, 1 tape sheet
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An action-packed activity book based on the newest LEGO® theme. Buildable LEGO® minifigure included.
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The first ever LEGO® DC Super Heroes activity book, featuring a buildable Superman minifigure! Relive all of the humor and action of LEGO® DC Comics Super Heroes in this fun-filled activity book! Includes mazes, matching, code-breaking, puzzles, and more!
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