The Ladybird Book of Boxing Day

The Ladybird Book of Boxing Day

Author: Jason Hazeley

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 9781405927925

Category: Humor

Page: 56

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THE PERFECT STOCKING FILLER for anyone who spends Christmas Day counting the minutes until the Boxing Day sales start. __________________________________ 'There are two important days at Christmas. There is Christmas Day, when everyone is jolly and hungry and very pleased to see each other. And there is Boxing Day' __________________________________ 'Jonathan and Oriane have gone for a Boxing Day walk with Transformers the dog. Walking is healthy. It will help them digest their dinner. And by the time they get home, Jonathan's father might have finished being racist and fallen asleep in his liquorice allsorts.' __________________________________ This delightful book is the latest in the series of Ladybird books which have been specially planned to help grown-ups with the world about them. The large clear script, the careful choice of words, the frequent repetition and the thoughtful matching of text with pictures all enable grown-ups to think they have taught themselves to cope. Featuring original Ladybird artwork alongside brilliantly funny, brand new text. 'Hilarious' Stylist Other new titles for Autumn 2017: How it Works: The Brother How it Works: The Sister The Ladybird Book of the Ex The Ladybird Book of the Nerd The Ladybird Book of the New You The Ladybird Book of Balls The Ladybird Book of the Big Night Out The Ladybird Book of the Quiet Night In People at Work: The Rock Star Previous titles in the Ladybirds for Grown Ups series: How it Works: The Husband How it Works: The Wife How it Works: The Mum How it Works: The Dad The Ladybird Book of the Mid-Life Crisis The Ladybird Book of the Hangover The Ladybird Book of Mindfulness The Ladybird Book of the Shed The Ladybird Book of Dating The Ladybird Book of the Hipster How it Works: The Student How it Works: The Cat How it Works: The Dog How it Works: The Grandparent The Ladybird Book of Red Tape The Ladybird Book of the People Next Door The Ladybird Book of the Sickie The Ladybird Book of the Zombie Apocalypse The Ladybird Book of the Do-Gooder
The Ladybird Book of Boxing Day
Language: en
Pages: 56
Authors: Jason Hazeley, Joel Morris
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-01 - Publisher: Penguin UK

THE PERFECT STOCKING FILLER for anyone who spends Christmas Day counting the minutes until the Boxing Day sales start. __________________________________ 'There are two important days at Christmas. There is Christmas Day, when everyone is jolly and hungry and very pleased to see each other. And there is Boxing Day' __________________________________
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Language: en
Pages: 266
Authors: Susan Hill
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-05 - Publisher: Profile Books

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Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Nick Page
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-29 - Publisher: Hachette UK

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Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Mark Radcliffe
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-12 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

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With Love, from Malaysia
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: M. Bakri Musa, Karen E. Musa
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-04-01 - Publisher: iUniverse

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