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Delve into all the most mysterious and enormous range of paranormal phenomena with Dr Peter McCue as he examines the theory that certain areas seem to be hot-spots for such occurrences... From the A75 and B721 roads in southern Scotland to the Blue Bell Hill area in Kent, explore the sightings of apparitional vehicles, encounters with 'colliding apparitions', 'phantom hitch-hikers' and much, much more. Decide how much you believe in this debate of evidence and theories in a citical but open-minded way - as a welcome addition to the genre. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780750984386• Author: Peter A McCue• Publisher: The History Press• Format: Paperback• Pages: 176• Dimensions: 23 x 16 x 1.5cm

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Taking you on an extraordinary journey throughout Wales, this book reveals some extraordinary hidden secrets around adventure, legends and places of origin that shapes the unique history of Wales. From stories on the Turlough Lake to the Tsunami of the 1600s, the ancient mines of Great Orme and even Tom Jones' phone box, this book covers it all. This array of facts and stories presents both surprising and interesting knowledge into what makes Wales such a remarkable country! Product Information:• ISBN: 9781910821329• Author: Alison Jenkins • Publisher: Rydon Publishing• Format: Hardback• Pages: 144• Dimensions: 17.9 x 1.5 x 13.7 cm

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Please note - This book is written in Welsh. Rabbit was hopping home one day when he heard a loud voice coming from inside his burrow. I'M THE GIANT JUMPEREE AND I'M SCARY AS CAN BE! But who is the Giant Jumperee? A new read-aloud classic from internationally bestselling author Julia Donaldson, beautifully brought to life by award-winning illustrator Helen Oxenbury. A Welsh translation by Mererid Hopwood. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781849673822• Author: Julia Donaldson• Publisher: Rily• Format: Paperback• Dimensions: 28.5 x 23.5cm

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Please note - This book is written in Welsh. When Missis and Pongo's Dalmatian puppies are stolen, they know who to suspect... the evil Cruella de Vil! She's enough to scare the spots off a pup and would love nothing more than to turn them into a spotty fur coat! With the help of some fearless furry friends, the parents set off on a brave rescue attempt. But will they succeed? A Welsh adaptation of a popular story by Elin Meek. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781849673846• Author: Dodie Smith• Publisher: Rily• Format: Paperback• Pages: 32• Dimensions: 27.5 x 24.5 x 1cm

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From Tudor oyster peddlers and Victorian pie and mash shops, to supper clubs and pop-up food markets, Britain's capital is, and always has been, a tantalising draw for those who live to eat. Leah Hyslop's love letter to London is a joyful celebration of its food culture, featuring wonderful recipes inspired by and invented in the city. Including Chelsea buns, smoked eel toasties, Brick Lane curry, East End bagels and Paddington's bread and butter pudding! Food and drink are as woven with London's history as the Thames, and so Leah weaves in a raft of evocative and entertaining stories drawn from the past and present, provides beautiful food maps. As well as invaluable guides to the best bakeries, unmissable pubs, quirky historic restaurants and more. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781472949059• Author: Leah Hyslop• Publisher: Absolute Press• Format: Hardback• Pages: 302• Dimensions: 25.2 x 19.5 x 3cm

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Christopher Somerville has covered the length and breadth of the UK on foot, and has written and broadcast about its history, landscape, wildlife and people for over 25 years. Now, in this extensive new volume, he selects his top 200 routes from his hugely popular column in The Times - A Good Walk. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780007978199• Author: Christpher Somerville• Publisher: Collins• Format: Paperback• Pages: 288• Dimensions: 21` x 17.5 x 2cm

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Princess Evie and Sparkles, the kitten, help their friend Fizz find the ingredients for four magic cupcakes. Will they be able to find them before the baking competition? Find out in this beautiful adventure and then play with the free pop-up pony. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781849673044• Author: Sarah Kilbride• Publisher: Rily• Format: Paperback• Pages: 32• Dimensions: 24 x 24 x 1cm

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Please note - This book is written in Welsh. Once upon a time, there was a lonely old man called Geppetto. He wished that he had a son to love and keep him company, so he carved himself a puppet that looked just like a little boy and called it Pinocchio. Join Pinocchio on his adventures in this retelling of Carlo Collodi's classic tale. A Welsh adaptation by Eleri Huws for Early Years and Foundation Phase children. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781849673839• Author: Carlo Collodi• Publisher: Rily• Format: Paperback• Dimensions: 25.5 x 25.5cm

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This lovingly compiled book is a photographic celebration of Hampshire's greatest club, drawing on the thousands of outstanding pictures contained within the Daily Mirror's huge archive. All the club's legendary figures, from Wayman to Bates, Paine, McMenemy, Ball, Channon, Keegan, Shearer and Le Tissier are of course featured, but this is much more than a visual record of famous names and great games. It provides a unique, behind-the-scenes insight into the day-to-day atmosphere of a great club down the years. The nooks and crannies of the old intimate Dell and, more recently, their impressive St Mary's home, the players, the fans and the off-beat quirks and curiosities that help make Saints such a special club. Wonderfully nostalgic and hugely evocative, a must for all Southampton fans. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780857331816• Author: David James• Publisher: Haynes• Format: Hardback• Pages: 208• Dimensions: 26 x 26 x 2cm

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Take a photographic journey into Liverpool’s often overlooked local, craft and advertising history. This intriguing book profiles hand-painted advertising from across the city and investigates the companies that commissioned the signs that now appear faded on the brickwork of buildings. It is a snapshot of a time that is almost forgotten but which lives on through the sometimes haunting presence of ghost signs on Liverpool’s city streets. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780752465708• Author: Caroline { Phil Bunford• Publisher: The History Press• Format: Paperback• Pages: 93• Dimensions: 23.5 x 16.5 x 1cm

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Please note - This book is written in Welsh. Princess Evie and Sparkles, the kitten, help their friend Princess Bella create a beautiful wedding for her sister, with Confetti pulling the wedding carriage. Will they be able to find Bella's pet dragon in time to create amazing fireworks for the end of the celebration? Find out in this beautiful adventure and then play with the free pop-up pony. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781849673051• Author: Sarah Kilbride• Publisher: Rily• Format: Paperback• Dimensions: 24 x 24cm

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Taking you through the year day by day, "The Canterbury Book of Days" contains a quirky, eccentric, amusing or important event or fact from different periods of history, many of which had a major impact on the religious and political history of England as a whole. Ideal for dipping into, this addictive little book will keep you entertained and informed. Featuring hundreds of snippets of information gleaned from the vaults of Canterbury's archives, it will delight residents and visitors alike.

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