Thanks for the suggestions.
I have bought a few little things i know he will like (lego etc) but i just wanted to get him something he asked for too IYKWIM.
Anyone know where the Aldi dinosaurs are or similar lol...
I think the scrap book idea is a good one, i did similar with the toy catalogues for them to circle a few things what they would like, he just circled nearly everything.
I never thought to give 2nd hand items as xmas gift, i buy 2nd hand things but not as gifts, i guess it shouldnt matter so long as it works and is clean hey. Thank you for that suggestion.