Half Term Heroes

By The Holt Bookshop

By The Holt Bookshop

There's no such thing as bored this half term with all these fantastic books to keep the young ones busy!!

Draw With Rob: Amazing Animals

Rob Biddulph

£7.99 £7.59

The internet phenomenon #DrawWithRob is now an awesome activity book for you to draw with Rob at home - packed with drawing fun! As seen everywhere on YouTube, Facebook, TikTok, TV, and more, from the creative genius and bestselling author Rob Biddulph!

The Last Tiger

Becky Davies and Jennie Poh


From the creative duo behind Little Turtle and the Sea, this powerful story is a lyrical rainforest adventure with an overarching message about extinction, endangered animals and loss of habitats in the wild.

Big Book of Stars and Planets

Emily Bone and Fabiano Fiorin

£9.99 £9.49

Children can explore the wonders of space in this incredible picture book with giant fold-out pages full of fascinating facts to satisfy the curiosity of every young space enthusiast.


Akwaeke Emezi

£8.99 £8.54

From the critically acclaimed author of Pet and The Death of Vivek Oji, Bitter, takes a timely and provocative look at the power of youth, protest and art.

You'll Be the Death of Me: TikTok made me buy it

Karen M. McManus

£8.99 £8.54

From the international bestselling author of One of Us Is Lying comes a brand-new addictive thriller. Ivy, Mateo and Cal used to be close - best friends back in middle school. Now all they have in common is a bad day.

The Case of the Smuggler's Curse

Mark Dawson and Ben Mantle

£6.99 £6.64

Lucy, Max, Charlie and Joe aren't looking for new friends - they have too many of their own problems to worry about. But when the four of them, and Charlie's faithful dog, Sherlock, spot a phantom figure on Southwold beach one winter's night, they are thrown together to unravel a mystery that none of them expected.

Code Name Bananas

David Walliams and Tony Ross

£7.99 £7.59

Go back in time with No. 1 bestselling author David Walliams for a whizz-bang epic adventure of action, laughter and secret plots - and the extraordinary friendship between a little boy and a huge gorilla that just might save the day...

Solve Your Own Mystery: The Time Thief

Gareth P. Jones and Louise Forshaw

£6.99 £6.64

One puzzling mystery. Several slippery suspects. Endless possibilities! Welcome to Haventry, a town where the ordinary and extraordinary collide! With ghosts, werewolves and zombies living side by side, trouble is always brewing.

The Railway Cat

PHILIP ARDAGH and Rob Biddulph

£6.99 £6.64

A funny and charming NEW young fiction series from Philip Ardagh, bestselling author of The Grunts series and Eddie Dickens adventures, and illustrated by Rob Biddulph, award-winning creator of Draw With Rob. Puuurfect for fans of Alex T. Smith, Pamela Butchart and Laura James.

Two Terrible Vikings and Grunt the Berserker

Francesca Simon and Steve May

£6.99 £6.64

It's not easy being the WORST at everything!Hack and Whack are the very worst Vikings in the village - until a fierce and stinky berserker moves in - NEXT DOOR

Interview with a Shark: and Other Ocean Giants Too

Andy Seed and Nick East

£9.99 £9.49

If you could talk to animals, what would you ask? Get familiar with 10 extraordinary ocean giants as they step up to the mic and share their habits, behaviour, likes and dislikes, favourite foods, and more. Each animal has its own story to tell...

A Friend to Nature: Activities and Inspiration to Connect With the Wild World

Laura Knowles and Rebecca Gibbon

£12.99 £12.34

An illustrated book celebrating the natural world and ways to appreciate it, filled with practical activities and ideas to help wildlife and the environment on your doorstep and worldwide.

Arthur: The Always King

Kevin Crossley-Holland and Chris Riddell

£20.00 £19.00

The definitive retelling of the legends of King Arthur, from Carnegie Medal-winner Kevin Crossley-Holland and former Children's Laureate Chris Riddell. Be enthralled by the world of Arthurian legend in this lavishly illustrated, masterful retelling.

The Big Book of Festivals

Marita Bullock, Joan-Maree Hargreaves, et al.

£12.99 £12.34

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