The Summersdale last minute Christmas Gift Guide

There are eight days to go until the big day! How on earth did that happen? If you’re stuck for the perfect present for friends or family, then look no further…here’s our ultimate Summersdale books Christmas gift guide. As an added bonus, books are really easy to wrap!

For your kids’ teacher, because everybody knows a teacher…

‘The Art of Teaching’

Marking, planning, stealing colleagues’ milk – teaching has always been a difficult job. Now, with this outrageous catalogue of teaching aids, the times educational miscreant shares his unique approach to many of teaching’s most taxing problems. £9.99

The bestselling ‘F in Exams’ and ‘F in Retakes’

‘F in Exams’ is packed full of hilarious exam answers children have written when they just don’t quite know the correct answer Q: What happens to a boy when he reaches puberty? A: He says goodbye to childhood and enters adultery. £5.99

‘F in Retakes’ is the fantastic follow up to the bestselling original with more rip-roaring exam answers, featuring the original hand-written papers! £5.99

For the person who knows everything, or thinks they do

‘The British Isles: A Trivia Gazetteer’

This book brings together hundreds of remarkable facts and feats each pertaining to a different location from across Britain and Ireland. £12.99

For the ultimate Christmas fanatic

‘Eat, Drink and Be Merry: Tops Tips for a Truly Wonderful Christmas’

This indispensable gem of a book offers practical tips on everything from organising party games the whole family will enjoy to planning the all-important Christmas dinner, and will help ensure that Christmas is manageable, and more importantly, fun. £5.99

For the pet owner

‘The Dog Puzzler’ and ‘The Cat Puzzler’

These gorgeous hardback puzzler books are the perfect bedside companion for dog and cat owners. There are 200 intriguing puzzles, ranging from Spot the Difference to code-breaking games, and are just the thing for whiling away those evenings curled up by the fire with a furry companion. £9.99

For the history enthusiast

‘Military Quotations: Stirring Words of War and Peace’

Whether applauding great victories or standing firm against the horrors and injustice of war, the quotations and stories of this collection will take the reader on a roller-coaster ride through the many unique experiences of military history. All wrapped up in a beautifully presented hardback book £9.99

For the baker

‘Bake for Britain’

Whether they’re a bread boffin or a pastry pundit, it’s time to put on the aprons, dig out the mixing bowls and start the oven because it’s time to go baking mad. Here’s a book packed with recipes and quotations that will sweeten their day. £4.99

Happy Christmas from all at Summersdale!