Whitcoulls The Spark by Kristine Barnett $24.99 – Joan’s Pick! An astonishing book – the true story of a young child diagnosed with autism, whose mother defied conventional wisdoms and developed her own ways to manage him – only to discover that he’s actually a certified genius and now, at age 13, is working on extending Einstein's theory of relativity, and is a paid researcher in quantum physics. Read it!
Lush Mr Bumble Two of your favourite products all tied up like an adorable bumblebee Knot-Wrap – we’re sure you’re buzzing with excitement about giving this gift! This little fella was created for busy bees to enjoy - great for boys and girls, lads and lasses! ($14.50)
Whitcoulls Burial Rites by Hannah Kent $29.99 – Joan’s Pick! In store 9th May. Iceland, 1829, where Agnes Magnusdottir is sentenced to death for murder. She’s sent to an isolated farm to await the execution, where her only friend is a spiritual advisor appointed by the courts. As her story unfolds, so too does a travesty of justice. Based on real events, the landscape is as bleak and harsh as Agnes’s own life has been, and I could not have loved this more.
Lush Uplifted you’ll be carried up, up and away with this selection of carefree, uplifting goodies for your shower and body. The idea of this gift was to have a contents and design that would leave you feeling uplifted! Are you allergic to early mornings? Or feeling a little down in the dumps. Turn those frowns upside-down and open up this happy, carefree box of goodies. ($64.90)
Lush Relax More Lie back, relax and think of bath times! With four different relaxing bath treats plus a Therapy massage bar to melt away any lingering stresses and strains, whoever gets this gift won't be able to resist relaxing more than ever before. ($55.50)