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GQ: How To Win At Life - The Expert Guide To Excelling At Everything You Do (Hardcover): Charlie Burton GQ: How To Win At Life - The Expert Guide To Excelling At Everything You Do (Hardcover)
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R325 R266 Discovery Miles 2 660 Save R59 (18%) Shipped within 4 - 8 working days

From the magazine synonymous with looking sharp and living smart comes the definitive handbook of skills for the modern man.

Based on interviews with the world's foremost authorities - including Richard Branson, Jamie Oliver, Tracey Emin, Andy McNab, Tom Daley, Alastair Campbell, Dynamo and many others - step-by-step illustrated guides show you how to win at fashion, sport, food and drink, work, romance, travel and the unexpected.

You will learn:

  • How to master sushi etiquette
  • How to neutralize a crisis
  • How to fold a suit for crease-free travel
  • How to give a killer foot massage
  • How to win big at the casino
  • How to dance without looking like your dad
  • How to get quality sleep on a night flight
  • How to ace the job interview
  • How to survive a kidnapping ... plus dozens of other insider techniques
Closet - The Remarkable Wardrobe of NataniŽl (English, Afrikaans, Paperback): Nataniel Closet - The Remarkable Wardrobe of NataniŽl (English, Afrikaans, Paperback)
Nataniel
R395 R334 Discovery Miles 3 340 Save R61 (15%) Shipped within 7 - 15 working days

Truly unique, Closet offers a visual celebration as exceptional as its author. As Nataniel looks back on his 30-year career, he takes us into his closet, showing his first self-made costumes, introducing his three designers and sharing close-up details of the most astounding costumes from his shows. Also with photo shoots, magazine and CD covers, Closet is a visual feast, a collector's item and an ode to an exceptional South African artist.

Closet is ’n unieke, luukse visuele viering en versamelstuk. NataniŽl kyk oor sy roemryke loopbaan van 30 jaar terug wanneer hy sy aanhangers ’n kykie in sy klerekas gee. Hy wys van sy eerste kostuums, stel sy drie kostuumontwerpers voor, en vertoon sy heel beste kostuums van naderby. Closet, wat ook fotosessies, CD-omslae en katalogusse insluit, is ’n fees vir die oog en ’n ode aan ’n besondere kunstenaar.

Harry Potter - A Journey Through A History of Magic (Paperback): British Library Harry Potter - A Journey Through A History of Magic (Paperback)
British Library 4
R361 R262 Discovery Miles 2 620 Save R99 (27%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

An irresistible romp through the history of magic, from alchemy to unicorns, ancient witchcraft to Harry's Hogwarts - packed with unseen sketches and manuscript pages from J.K. Rowling, magical illustrations from Jim Kay and weird, wonderful and inspiring artefacts that have been magically released from the archives at the British Library.

This spellbinding book takes readers on a journey through the Hogwarts curriculum, including Herbology, Defence Against the Dark Arts, Astronomy, Divination and more. Discover the truth behind making the Philosopher's Stone, create your very own potion and uncover the secret of invisible ink. Learn all about the history of mandrake roots and dragons, discover what witches really used their brooms for, pore over incredible images of actual mermaids and read about real-life potions, astronomers and alchemists. The perfect gift for aspiring witches and wizards and any Harry Potter fan.

Celebrating twenty years of Harry Potter magic, and produced in association with the British Library to support their major exhibition, Harry Potter: A History of Magic.

Bond On Bond - (plus free copy of "Fizz: Recipes For Fabulous Cocktails & Party Food") (Hardcover): Roger Moore Bond On Bond - (plus free copy of "Fizz: Recipes For Fabulous Cocktails & Party Food") (Hardcover)
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R1,120 Discovery Miles 11 200 In stock

The Bond movies remain the longest continually running film series in movie history, and 2012 marked its fiftieth anniversary. While there have been many actors that have taken on the coveted role of James Bond, the most renowned 007 - and the one with most panache and charisma - is undoubtedly Sir Roger Moore, KBE. To celebrate the film franchise's wonderful heritage, Roger Moore has written a book that features all the Bond movies, along with a wonderfully witty account of his own involvement in them.

From the girls to the villains, from the cars to the cocktails, from the gadgets to the locations, this beautiful book is illustrated with many iconic images from all the films plus many previously unseen shots. This is the ultimate James Bond book, written by the ultimate James Bond, with all the affection and good humour he brought to the role.

It is the perfect gift for Bond's millions of fans worldwide as well as all aficionados of the movies.

(Includes free copy of Fizz, a 128-page book that's a perfect party companion. It contains recipes for cocktails - both classic and contemporary - and one-bite party food. Tiny pastry cups filled with a seafood mixture, baby vegetables, steamed wontons with dipping sauce. They look wonderful and taste sensational but they're all simple to make. Some recipes can be made in advance so as host, you get to enjoy your party too.)

Scone With The Wind - Cakes and Bakes with a Literary Twist (Hardcover): Victoria Sponge Scone With The Wind - Cakes and Bakes with a Literary Twist (Hardcover)
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R215 R169 Discovery Miles 1 690 Save R46 (21%) In stock

Bake your way through the classics from Jane Eclair to Tart of Darkness, Banana Karenina and On the Rocky Road, Flapjack and the Beanstalk, Nineteen-eighty Petit Fours and many more! The most novel way to get to grips with the classics, Scone with the Wind features 75 delicious literary inspired recipes. Arranged by genre, enjoy biscuits and cakes, puddings and pies from romance and comedy through to horror and science fiction, and discover fun, edible versions of your favourite books. Includes witty introductions and amusing illustrations throughout, baking essentials and themed menus for book clubs, parties and afternoon teas. The ultimate treat for book (and cake) lovers! Recipes include: Breakfast at Tiffins, Whoopie Pies and Prejudice, Key Lime and Punishment, Captain Corelli's Madeleines, To Kill a Battenberg, Finnegan's Cake, Vanity Fairy Cakes, Middlemarshmallows, Eton Mess of the D'Urbervilles, Life of Pecan Pie, Alone in Berliner, Lord of the Mille-feuilles, The War of the Viennese Whirls, James and the Giant Peach Cobbler, Much Ado About Muffins, The Cherry Pie Orchard, Scone with the Wind and more!

Letters To My Children - Tweets To Make You Think (Paperback): Jonathan Jansen Letters To My Children - Tweets To Make You Think (Paperback)
Jonathan Jansen
R180 R143 Discovery Miles 1 430 Save R37 (21%) In stock

It started as advice to his own two children entering adulthood, it spread to his students at the University of the Free State and now tens of thousands of his followers of Twitter and Facebook wait for Jonathan Jansen's words of wisdom every day. Each day Jansen (@JJ_UFS) writes a "Letter to my children" -- a nugget of advice on life, love and becoming a compassionate, thinking human being. Jansen has become South Africa's moral barometer in a time when leadership seems to be sorely lacking in many areas of our country which explains why this project has struck such a chord with South Africans young and old alike. Jansen talks to young people using new media but continues to give them good old fashioned advice about how to conduct their lives as strong and caring citizens who live life to the fullest. In this book, Jansen explains his thinking behind his wildly popular Twitter campaign and shares the first 160 Tweets with his readers. The Tweets range in subject from politics, to love and relationships, to being a student and ensuring that you question the status quo. They include the following examples: condoms break; never under any circumstances become a politician; choose public service instead; here is the secret to dealing with peer pressure--choose the right peers; go to university to screw-up; how else will you learn?

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald: Magical Movie Handbook (Hardcover): Scholastic Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald: Magical Movie Handbook (Hardcover)
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R254 R164 Discovery Miles 1 640 Save R90 (35%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Discover everything you need to know about the magical world of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald! From Newt Scamander to Albus Dumbledore, New York to Paris and Nifflers to Kelpies, find out about your favourite characters, locations and magical creatures. With amazing photos and details from the film, this is the perfect companion handbook.

The Wonky Donkey (Paperback): Craig Smith The Wonky Donkey (Paperback)
Craig Smith; Illustrated by Katz Cowley 1
R185 R129 Discovery Miles 1 290 Save R56 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

The book behind the viral internet sensation of a granny reading this story to her grandchild, viewed over 3 million times. THE WONKY DONKEY has sold over one million copies worldwide, and this edition of the award-winning picture book comes with a CD comprising the song and a Wonky Donkey 'musical statues' dance track. Who ever heard of a spunky hanky-panky cranky stinky-dinky lanky honky-tonky winky wonky donkey? This hilarious picture book and CD will have children - and adults - braying with laughter!

100% My Type On Paper - A Doodling Canoodling Activity Book (Paperback): Verity Blythe 100% My Type On Paper - A Doodling Canoodling Activity Book (Paperback)
Verity Blythe 1
R185 R128 Discovery Miles 1 280 Save R57 (31%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Is there a hole in your week where a certain TV dating show used to be? Do you want to dive back into the pool of shimmering amorous advances and bantz? Are you feeling totally mugged off and a complete Tuna Melt? If these words make sense to you then step right in and let’s get grafting. If they don’t make sense to you then where have you been?

100% My Type on Paper is a doodling activity book for everyone. Unleash your inner love goddess and explore your romantic side through a series of buzzin’ un-psychometric and 100% unscientific tests, such as:

- Draw a head on this buff torso, and draw the lower half of his body. Draw him with swim shorts on, or draw him without. You decide.

- It’s your birthday pool party! Draw up a drinks menu, make a playlist and plan your theme. Unicorn Princess? Roman Harem? Who would you invite?

- Think about your friends and draw up your own Girl Code. Who is playing by the rules and who needs a talking to?

With general lifestyle tips that will arm you with everything you need to crack on with life and love, 100% My Type on Paper will take you to the heat of a Mediterranean island even if it’s a wet Wednesday in Worthing.

BFF - The Perfect Gift For the Best Friend Ever (Hardcover): Summersdale Publishers BFF - The Perfect Gift For the Best Friend Ever (Hardcover)
Summersdale Publishers
R165 R116 Discovery Miles 1 160 Save R49 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Your best friend is your whole world. She knows what you are thinking just by looking at you, can make you laugh when you are sad and will always be just a phone call away if you are ever in need of advice. This book will let her know that for now and forever, you're in this together.

Stink-o-saurus (PB) (Paperback): Paul Beavis Stink-o-saurus (PB) (Paperback)
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R162 R113 Discovery Miles 1 130 Save R49 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Hilariously read by the internet sensation 'The Scottish Granny'! Stan was a rare dinosaur, a one of a kind. Most ROARED from their front, HIS roar came from his BEHIND! You'll split your pants laughing at Stan, the world's only STINK-O-SAURUS. But can his stinky antics save the day and keep Tommy T-Rex far away?

Sos - What You Can Do to Reduce Climate Change - Simple Actions That Make a Difference (Paperback): Seth Wynes Sos - What You Can Do to Reduce Climate Change - Simple Actions That Make a Difference (Paperback)
Seth Wynes 1
R175 R124 Discovery Miles 1 240 Save R51 (29%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days
The Strangest Football Quiz Book (Paperback): Andrew Ward The Strangest Football Quiz Book (Paperback)
Andrew Ward 1
R163 R114 Discovery Miles 1 140 Save R49 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

All the fun of Portico's bestselling Strangest series, now in quiz form! Test your football knowledge with this handy book, packed with fun and challenging quiz questions based around the weirdest events from more than a century of football history. Quiz categories include: Outlandish scorelines Freaky weather Unfeasible goals Animals on pitches Cup madness Streakers Football's great eccentrics International antics Whether you're testing your friends, practising for pub quizzes or just reading it in an armchair, this book will take your football knowledge to a whole new level. Word count: 30,000 words.

The Infographic Bible (Hardcover): Karen Sawrey The Infographic Bible (Hardcover)
Karen Sawrey; Foreword by Nicky Gumbel 1
R680 R425 Discovery Miles 4 250 Save R255 (38%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Ancient scriptures from the most popular book of all time, revolutionised to reveal its themes and narratives for a modern generation. Billions of people across the world find solace, meaning and wisdom from reading the Bible. But for some, it can be a difficult book to engage with and understand. In this this pioneering book Karen Sawrey shows you the bible as you never seen it before, using powerful infographics, with data sourced by experts in their fields, to communicate the key biblical themes and narratives. The Info Graphic Bible focuses on the meta narrative, the key points of the major stories and themes, to give the reader insight into the bigger story and help you understand the complex or abstract themes in a relevant way. Through revealing the ancient traditions, showing connections between Old and New Testament themes, and profiling important characters, you are left with a deeper and more memorable interpretation of the scriptures. Covering themes such as the First Family Tree, the Nature and Character of God to the Sacrificial System and Jesus I AM, this fascinating book, painstakingly gathered and presented in this unique and beautiful way will appeal to both the Christian and non-religious readers alike and provide unexpected insight into (one of) the most important book/s ever written.

I Need a New Bum! (Paperback): Dawn McMillan I Need a New Bum! (Paperback)
Dawn McMillan; Illustrated by Ross Kinnaird 1
R164 R115 Discovery Miles 1 150 Save R49 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

The book behind the viral internet sensation of "The ScottishGranny" reading this story to her grandchild. A young boy suddenly notices a big problem - his bum has a huge crack! So he sets off to find a new one. Will he choose an armor-plated bum? A rocket bum? A robot bum? Find out in this silly, quirky tale with hilarious illustrations. Children and parents will love this book - no ifs, ands, orbutts about it! "I can assure you right now that your kids will love this book. They will giggle, they will laugh, and they will want this book to be read over and over again because it is just plain silly and funny ... the perfect kid-combo." Storywraps

A Very British Christmas - Twelve Days of Discomfort and Joy (Hardcover, Epub Edition): Rhodri Marsden A Very British Christmas - Twelve Days of Discomfort and Joy (Hardcover, Epub Edition)
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R248 R179 Discovery Miles 1 790 Save R69 (28%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Imagine if all your Christmases did actually “come at once”.

That idiom is supposed to evoke an image of delight, happiness and nothing going wrong, but the British Christmas doesn’t always turn out that way. Yes, sometimes all the gifts are perfect, everyone’s on great form and no one chokes on a mince pie. But on other occasions you’ll fall through a glass cabinet or set your cardigan on fire.

A Very British Christmas pays tribute to all the peculiar ways we choose to celebrate; it tells stories of our propensity to behave badly, our uselessness under pressure and our unquenchable joie de vivre. Join us as we salute cultural icons, dissect national customs and hear from people who’ve eaten all the turkey and lived to tell the tale.

Tidings of discomfort, tidings of joy.

Resilience - How to Turn Adversity into Strength (Hardcover): Josh Floyd Resilience - How to Turn Adversity into Strength (Hardcover)
Josh Floyd 1
R165 R116 Discovery Miles 1 160 Save R49 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Life's journey isn't always a walk in the park but there are ways of forging your own path. This pocket-sized book of simple but effective tools and tips will help you to build your inner reserves and bounce back from adversity stronger than ever.

Say No to Waste - 101 Easy Ways to Create Less Waste (Paperback): Harriet Dyer Say No to Waste - 101 Easy Ways to Create Less Waste (Paperback)
Harriet Dyer 1
R162 R112 Discovery Miles 1 120 Save R50 (31%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

The world is overflowing with waste and it's time to take action. You can make positive changes without radically altering your lifestyle. This practical book suggests ways to reduce waste, including how to cut unnecessary packaging, patch up or recycle old household items and drastically limit food waste. With 101 simple ways to create less waste, you'll find it easy to take the first step and make a difference.

Unicornucopia - The Little Book of Unicorns (Hardcover, Epub Edition): Caitlin Doyle Unicornucopia - The Little Book of Unicorns (Hardcover, Epub Edition)
Caitlin Doyle; Illustrated by Laura Korzon 1
R244 R174 Discovery Miles 1 740 Save R70 (29%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Over 200 pages of legends, spells, facts and rainbow food recipes! Do you need a little more rainbow in your life? What about sparkle? Look no further. Unicornucopia is here! Packed full of over 200 enchanting pages of legends, spells, facts, crafts, and unicorn food recipes, Unicornucopia: The Little Book of Unicorns is the ultimate compendium of all things unicorn. DID YOU KNOW? The existence of unicorns wasn't disproved until as late as 1825 * A recipe for how best to cook unicorn was discovered in a medieval cookbook * Throughout history, unicorns have been described as everything from mice with horns to magical rhinoceros * Unicorn horns were believed to cure fevers, purify poisons, prolong youth, and act as an aphrodisiac Full of gorgeous full-colour illustrations and plenty of joyful whimsy throughout, Unicornucopia includes everything you could ever want to know about these magical creatures, all in a gorgeous, covetable, rainbow-edged package. It's the perfect gift for every unicorn lover in your life!

Dogs of the National Trust (Hardcover): Amy Feldman Dogs of the National Trust (Hardcover)
Amy Feldman 1
R236 R166 Discovery Miles 1 660 Save R70 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Many incredible dogs have lived at National Trust places and still do.

This book tells their stories, from faithful Gelert immortalised in stone at Beddgelert and the celebrated Spaniels bred at Clumber Park, to the tiny Pekingese inhabiting Ightham Mote's enormous stone-built kennel originally built to house Dido the St Bernard.

Discover the digs at the side of some of Britain's greatest figures, such as Churchill's Poodle Rufus, Agatha Christie's 'beloved dog in a thousand' Peter, and Thomas Hardy's tyrannical Terrier Wessex, who delighted his master but terrorised guests.

Meet also the canine colleagues who live and work at National Trust properties today. Whether herding sheep, guarding historical homes or greeting guests, these faithful dogs have become an integral, beloved chapter in the stories of their adopted National Trust workplaces and homes.

365 Ways to Be Slimmer - Inspiration and Motivation for Every Day (Paperback): Summersdale Publishers 365 Ways to Be Slimmer - Inspiration and Motivation for Every Day (Paperback)
Summersdale Publishers
R165 R116 Discovery Miles 1 160 Save R49 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Do you want to be a leaner, healthier you? Get started and stay motivated every day with this handy guide. With meal suggestions, fitness ideas and tips to help you create healthy habits for the long-term, this little book will steer you towards getting into great shape and feeling good.

Christmas at Liberty (Paperback, Edition): Liberty Christmas at Liberty (Paperback, Edition)
Liberty 1
R244 R174 Discovery Miles 1 740 Save R70 (29%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

The enchanting story of Liberty at the most magical time of the year, told through beautiful prints to colour, exclusive poetry, and notes from the designers. Step behind-the-scenes of our magical shop this Christmas. Take time to wander between these pages and discover the enchanting characters who bring our famous print designs to life. With treasure to discover on every page, you might catch a frog on the stair, a ravenous bear or a feathered owl in flight! The story of Liberty is woven into this beautiful festive colouring book, with brand new prints for Christmas 2018 and some classic favourites, accompanied by exclusive poetry, anecdotes and descriptions of what inspires the collections from the designers themselves.

You Can Do It - Positive Quotes and Affirmations for Encouragement (Hardcover): Summersdale Publishers You Can Do It - Positive Quotes and Affirmations for Encouragement (Hardcover)
Summersdale Publishers
R165 R116 Discovery Miles 1 160 Save R49 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This empowering little book is brimming with inspirational quotations and uplifting statements to kick-start your positivity. It's the perfect boost to help you seize the day and make things happen - and remember, you can do it!

The Little Book of Mindfulness - Tips, Techniques and Quotes for a More Centred, Balanced You (Hardcover): Gilly Pickup The Little Book of Mindfulness - Tips, Techniques and Quotes for a More Centred, Balanced You (Hardcover)
Gilly Pickup
R161 R112 Discovery Miles 1 120 Save R49 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Learn to savour every moment, notice and appreciate the little things, and discover contentment and gratitude with a more mindful approach to life. Packed with simple, easy-to-follow tips and calming quotes by writers and philosophers, this is your essential guide to feeling good and living well.

How to Be a Man (Hardcover): Chabuddy G How to Be a Man (Hardcover)
Chabuddy G 1
R242 R173 Discovery Miles 1 730 Save R69 (29%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Are men supposed to be fighters? Lovers? Hunter-gatherers? Fashionistas? Business gurus? Culinary experts? You're wrong if you think one man can't be a jack AND a master of all trades. In How To Be A Man, I'll show you how to be a proper god amongst men. This book caters for a girthy gap in the market but it's not just for the lads! Ladies, take heed - these are the qualities you should look for in a heterosexual mate. You'll learn how to boss a job interview - remember, the eyes are the windows to the soul which is why you should avoid eye-contact at all costs. You don't want them looking into your disgustingly dirty soul. I also share some chirpsing tekkers, such as my new style, `7 down, 1 up,' where you viciously insult the lady seven times and then give her one compliment. And I've even shared some of my go-to recipes (Medium Rare Hearty Chicken with Crunchy Peanut Dust Roast Potato and Beef Monster Munch). But I'm not giving you any more details than that - you'll have to buy the book. Remember, the first hit's for free but you'll be back! ;) So, sit back, relax, light a candle. Get naked if you want to. Get the baby oil out - I don't judge - and let your manly juices flow. PS. I dedicate this book to my ex-wife, Aldona. I loved you and you ended up running away with another man, stealing my beautiful Merc and my most prized possession - the golden foot spa. But I'm totally over it and look at me now - I'm only a bloody published author. So yeah, I'm totally FINE. I'm thriving, in fact. I don't need you anymore! I AM SO OVER YOU! HOPE YOU ENJOY THIS BOOK!

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