To all of the book lovers out there, congrats if you have your own private library, but if you don’t, you are probably just keeping your treasures on plain and simple bookshelves. Well, here are some of the coolest bookshelves that will get your inspiration flowing. The ‘Has been read’ and ‘Will be read’ […]
We’ve already seen a huge surge in numbers of Christmas books being sold, especially for children. Maybe it’s because of our 10 for £10 offer? We wanted to know what you’ve been choosing to buy the kids for the bookshelf this Christmas. And here is our top ten of Childrens Christmas Books Bestsellers. Some you will […]
The BFG, Roald Dahl’s much-loved story about the dream-catching Big Friendly Giant and young orphan Sophie, was first published in 1982. More than 30 years and one animated TV film later the story has now reached the big screen. It’s safe to say we are HUGE Roald Dahl fans here at The Works and with the release of Steven […]
Consider yourself a true bookworm? Love nothing better than settling down for a few more chapters of your latest must-read novel? Then you’re in the right place! 1. Having a book in your bag makes you secure Against what, we don’t know, but life just feels better knowing you have a book in your bag. 2. Sniffing […]
Are You Britain’s Best Crafting Family? The Works have a really fun Summer Competition that anyone can take part in. We’re looking for the best masks that represent your favourite book characters. At the end of Summer we’ll collect up all the entries and have a masquerade ball – showing off all your hard work. We […]
We took a look at the best selling kids books for July and were really pleased to see an eclectic mix of classics, modern stories and some of our favourite characters of all time! Here’s a rundown of the top ten: 10. Going To Nursery, Catherine Anholt and Laurence Anholt Anna and Tom […]
The Secret Life of Pets is the hilarious animated film from the humans behind Despicable Me. It provides a comical insight into what pets get up to when they are left at home alone and is sure to be a huge hit with both kids and adults.
There don’t seem to be enough hours in the day for busy parents – we know, we are those busy parents too. But it’s still important to share some of that time imparting the cooking skills you have to your kids/nieces/nephews/young cousins. We try and do it at the weekend at least. Some people suggest […]
Take a look at our incredible sale event with the classic BOGOF deal – buy one get one free! We are offering this promotion on a wide range of fiction books, non-fiction books, children’s books, gifts and toys & games to choose from, so what are you waiting for? Get buying and saving today!! Here […]
The Works has gone Paw Patrol crazy with everything from toys and games to activity books, mugs, chocolate and art sets. If your little one loves Ryder, Chase, Rubble and Marshall, then our ever growing range is sure to be a hit!