From the makers of the UK’s best football magazine! Year in, year out, MATCH remains the bestselling football annual and is top of Christmas wishlists for footy fans everywhere. Inside the Match Annual 2019, you can build your Ultimate Player, check out the wonderkids who’ll rip up 2019 and find out everything you need to know about Messi, Ronaldo, Kane, Salah, Mbappe, Lewandowski, Cavani, Icardi and Sessegnon! Plus, it’s packed with football world records, legendary Prem No.10s, epic fashion fails, brain-busting quizzes, FIFA’s best team ever, bonkers pics, footy stars emojis, cool cartoons and loads more! Don’t miss it!
Explore a galaxy far, far away in the thrilling Star Wars Annual 2018! Visit strange worlds, discover alien creatures, and meet new heroes and villains along the way. Join Jyn Erso and her Rogue One team on a quest to steal the Death Star plans, and celebrate the 40th Anniversary of A New Hope with a special section. Packed with all-new activities, posters, quizzes and trivia from the Star Wars universe, the Star Wars Annual is the perfect gift for fans of all ages.
In the new Cars 3 movie, blinded by a new generation of blazing fast racers, the legendary Lightning McQueen is suddenly pushed out of the sport he loves. To get back in the game he will need the help of an eager young technician with her own plan to win, inspiration from the Fabulous Hudson Hornet, and a few unexpected turns. The Cars Annual 2018 is packed with stories, activities, colouring, posters, and puzzles from the new Cars 3 movie and favourite scenes and characters from the previous Cars movies, too.
The record-breaking records annual is back and packed with more incredible accomplishments, stunts, cutting-edge science and amazing sporting achievements than ever before. With more than 3,000 new and updated records and 1,000 eye-popping photos, it has thousands of new stats and facts and dazzling new features. There is so much to explore inside. Go on a whirlwind tour of the planet’s most amazing places, from the largest swamps to the deepest points on Earth. Find out what happens when you give an octopus a Rubik’s Cube, and why all you need to defend yourself from a crocodile is a rubber band! You’ll also find all your favorite records and categories such as Big Stuff, Collections, Mass Participation and Fun with Food, plus the year’s most significant sporting achievements. Our editors have also taken inspiration this year from the world of superheroes – both fictional and real-world – so look out for our feature chapter charting your favorite caped crusaders in comic books, TV shows and movies. We also meet the real-life record-breakers with genuine superpowers, such as the Canadian strongman vicar who can pull a jumbo jet and an actual cyborg who uses technology to augment his senses. You’ll also learn all about the science of superheroes, such as who the fastest and strongest superheroes would be if they came to life, and who would win in a royal rumble between Superman, Batman, Hulk and Dr Strange! Also new this year is a celebration of the superlative with infographic poster pages that explore the most exciting absolutes, such as the longest, tallest, fastest and heaviest. Does the longest sofa outstretch the longest train? Is the tallest Easter egg bigger than the tallest snowman? Find out in this amazing new edition. You’ll also find these special pages available as free poster downloads at guinnessworldrecords.com! From science to showbiz via stunts and sports, there are real-life heroes all around us in all shapes and sizes, achieving the extraordinary every day. There’s only one book where you’ll find so many amazing facts all in one place, and that’s Guinness World Records 2018!
Enter the exciting world of THE LEGO� BATMAN MOVIE in the all-new, action-packed THE LEGO� BATMAN MOVIE ANNUAL 2018! This fantastic new annual features cool comic strip stories and loads of puzzles and games to keep all LEGO� BATMAN fans entertained and it comes with a fantastic LEGO� minifigure to build. Join Batman so you can help him save the day against super-villains like Penguin, The Joker, Catwoman, Mr. Freeze, Harley Quinn, Two-Face, Poison Ivy and Scarecrow. Other available THE LEGO� BATMAN MOVIE books include: Chaos in Gotham City (Activity Book with an exclusive Batman minifigure) Choose Your Super Hero Doodle Activity Book Ready, Steady, Stick! I am Batman! The Dark Knight's Activity Diary
The LEGO� Star Wars(tm) Annual 2018 is filled with all your favourite Star Wars(tm) characters in entertaining comic strip stories, games, puzzles and more! It's perfect for 7-10 year olds, who will love completing the activites and reliving key moments in the Star Wars(tm) films. They will also love building the fantastic LEGO� Star Wars(tm) minifigure that's set into the front cover. LEGO� Star Wars(tm) is the best-selling LEGO� theme ever! When you're ready for more action-packed stories and activities from a galaxy far, far away, look out for other LEGO� Star Wars(tm) books available from 2017 onwards: 2-in-1 Flip Over Reader: R2-D2 The Brave/Han Solo's Adventures Galactic Freedom Fighters (Sticker Poster Book) A New Galactic Hero (Sticker Poster Book) Quest for the Kyber Saber (Activity Book with Minifigure) 500 Stickers (Sticker Activity Book)
Relive the eight timeless adventures of the Star Wars movies as you read about your favourite characters, places and vehicles and complete the epic activities. Packed full of movie trivia, fun facts from the expanded universe and unforgettable images, this is the perfect book for Star Wars fans of all ages - old and new!
Author: Adam G Goodwin,Dicken Goodwin,Jonathan Parkyn
Hot on the heels of last year's surprise Christmas bestseller comes a second helping of festive Corbyn fun. The success of Christmas 2017's Unofficial Jeremy Corbyn Annual 2018 proved two things: that the annual is a great format ripe for spoofing, and that future Prime Minister or not, Jeremy Corbyn will always have a huge and dedicated cult following. This follow-up annual, all-new for 2019, is even more Corbyn-er, with more beards, more jam and more sensational soaraway socialist games, tips and puzzles. Features include: - 'Corbyn's Love Election' photo story - 'Jez Corbyn: Pilot of the Future' comic strip - 'Ask Jeremy' problem pages - 15-minute left-wing workouts - Jeremy's beard-grooming tips and Veganuary recipes plus more masks, more quizzes, more Christmas stories and more highly kissable posters for your bedroom wall.
The perfect Christmas stocking stuffer, the Disney Princess Annual 2019 is packed full of content that all real-life princesses will enjoy. Features nine favourite Disney princesses: Cinderella, Tiana, Belle, Aurora, Jasmine, Snow White, Ariel, Rapunzel, and Mulan, it includes inspiring stories, entertaining activities, beautiful colouring pages, fact-filled princess profiles, magical mazes, gorgeous princess posters, and cool things to make!
Children new to Spider-Man will love discovering more about him in this young readers reference book with foldout paper flaps and a pull-out giant poster featuring Spider-Man. The Amazing Book of Marvel's Spider-Man is the perfect introduction to Spider-Man for young fans. Large pictures and short, simple sentences bring the world of the web-slinger to life for children aged 5 and beyond. See Spider-Man's powers, meet Spider-Man's friends, and tremble at Spider-Man's villains like the Green Goblin. � 2016 MARVEL
Author: Adam Bray,John Sazaklis,Sven Wilson,Lorraine Cink
packed with fun facts, bizarre-but-true tales, and quirky insights into everyone's favorite Marvel comic characters, including The Avengers, Spider-Man, and Daredevil. little-known facts and information about the iconic Marvel characters.
A fun-filled Annual featuring all your favourite characters from The Gruffalo, Room on the Broom, and many more!The official Gruffalo and Friends Annual 2018 is bursting with stories, puzzles, and amazing activities, featuring all your favourite characters by incomparable co-creators Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. With sixty-four pages of with crafts, recipes, quizzes, games, drawing, writing and colouring-in, it's enough to keep kids busy all year round!This Annual features characters from these classic titles: The Gruffalo, The Gruffalo's Child, Room on the Broom, The Snail and the Whale, Charlie Cook's Favourite Book, A Squash and a Squeeze, Monkey Puzzle, and The Smartest Giant in Town.
Shatter Your Senses! is the 2018 edition of the bestselling annual series by Ripley’s Believe It or Not! There’s no way to prepare yourself for this all-true, all-new collection filled with incredible facts, unbelievable stories, and mind-blowing photography. A sensory overload, Shatter Your Senses! is sure to amaze and astound children and adults alike. Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Shatter Your Senses! is filled with thousands of strange stories, bizarre feats, and hair-raising oddities from around the world. Discover the sport of underwater ice hockey or marvel at the flower that bloomed in space—it’s all weird and all true! Bursting with vibrant and eye-catching photos, as well as submissions from our dedicated readers, this book is a must-have for every Ripley’s fan.
Alan Cowsill,Alex Irvine,Daniel Wallace,Matthew K. Manning
Author: Alan Cowsill,Alex Irvine,Daniel Wallace,Matthew K. Manning
Publisher: Dk Pub
Category: Literary Criticism
A chronological account of DC Comics the company and DC Comics the universe traces the major milestones, from company name changes and its foray into television and movies to the debuts of major characters.