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LRIY 3 years +
Ladybird Read It Yourself Collection - 50 Books (Collection)
Various3 years +
This amazing 50-book collection isn't just incredible value, it is sure to offer your child an array of stories perfectly suited to their developing reading level and, in turn, help them grow into avid young bookworms too!
- RRP £217.50
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With familiar fairy tale storylines like the Ugly Ducking and Cinderella, as well as popular characters including Peppa Pig, Moshi Monsters and Peter Rabbit featured throughout, the engaging text and full-colour illustrations in the books will support children as they become fluent, independent and confident readers.
With fun puzzles and questions to gently test children, this comprehensive collection covers the Ladybird Read It Yourself Levels 1, 2, 3 and 4 and can be enjoyed by children aged from 4 right the way up to 7 years old.
PXAA 6 years +
Project X Alien Adventures Collection - 31 Books (Collection)6 years +
Packed with fantastic artwork and ideal for preparing children aged 6 and above as they look to tackle their very first chapter books, our Project X Alien Adventures Collection is full of fun stories, activities and facts that will allow little ones to build their confidence in reading at Oxford Reading Level 7.
- RRP £154.90
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Badlaw and his army of robotic Krools are taking over Planet Exis. Now Exis's only chance for freedom is for Nok and micro-friends Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger to save the day, free Exis from Badlaw and save Nok's parents, too!
Gripping and sure to have even the most reluctant reader wanting to turn the pages and read on, this huge collection of 31 books is specially written by the creators of the Oxford Reading Tree (Biff, Chip and Kipper) to encourage children to enjoy reading independently.
Please note the books in this collection vary in size. The dimensions stated are for the wallet that the books are presented in.
DMSS 3 years +3 years +
From Mickey and Minnie Mouse through to fairy tale characters like Peter Pan and the Little Mermaid, as well as the modern Disney-Pixar classics like Brave, Toy Story and Cars, Walt Disney is one of the most reliable names when it comes to entertaining children of all ages.
- RRP £149.70
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This 30-book collection lets readers delve further into the Magical World of Disney. Coming in a handy slipcase, the books here have simple storylines that follow the famous characters as they head off on a series of exciting adventures. With so many books to choose from, these offer plenty of choice for reading at bedtime or you could split the collection up and hand them out as party bag treats.
Whether a child you know loves Snow White, Beauty and the Beast, Dumbo or one of the many other classics featured here, this is an unbeatable collection for any child aged 3+ who loves Disney!
Mr. Men: The Complete Collection - 50 Books (Collection)
Ever since the first books were published in 1971, Roger Hargreaves' Mr. Men have been an enduring favourite with children (and parents!) of all ages. The likes of Mr. Happy, Mr. Tickle, Mr. Bump and friends must rank as some of the most famous characters in children's books - and this beautiful box set features them all!
- RRP £149.50
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With a mammoth 50 books to enjoy and a simply gorgeous display case, this collection will keep young readers entertained for a long, long time to come. The bold, bright illustrations and simple storylines make the Mr. Men stories fun and appealing to return to again and again.
Familiar characters like Mr. Tickle, Mr. Strong and Mr. Messy's books are also included in this vast box set, which is just perfect for adults and children to read and share together.
SONB 4 years +
Songbirds Phonics Collection - 36 Books (Collection)
Julia Donaldson4 years +
Written by Julia Donaldson, the author of The Gruffalo, the 36 books in this Songbirds Phonics Collection are specially designed to help ease young children through the process of learning to read.
- RRP £128.82
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From the Oxford Reading Tree, this collection combines playful rhythm-and-rhyme tales with vibrant and interesting illustrations sure to engage little ones. Great for encouraging gradual progress and for preparing children for studies in junior school or supplementing their early learning, these bite-sized tales will promote an early positive reading experience.
HHBC 8 years +8 years +
From the Terrible Tudors to the Vicious Vikings and much more besides, discover all about the more grisly moments from our past with the Horrible Histories Blood-Curdling Box of Books.
- RRP £119.80
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Terry Deary's non-fiction books are full of amazing facts that are perfect to dip in and out of (and to help your kids with history lessons, but don't tell them that...), while Martin Brown's eye-catching artwork is also tremendously appealing. Following the success of the hilarious BBC TV series, Horrible Histories continues to go from strength to strength and the books are just as funny - and foul!
A great gift for any child interested in the gorier aspects of history, the 20-book collection offers little-known facts that will even appeal to reluctant readers!
James Bond 007 Collection - 14-Book Slipcase (Collection)
A truly iconic character, both in film and in print, this 14-book collection contains all of Ian Fleming's novels and short stories about the talented British Secret Service Agent James Bond.
- RRP £111.86
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From For Your Eyes Only to Live and Let Die and Moonraker, these are hugely famous James Bond books that you will want to return to again and again and with plenty of twists and turns along the way, each spy story is vividly compelling and gripping. Offering amazing value for money, each book is also presented in a wonderfully stylish vintage jacket and features a foreword from a leading contemporary author.
Little Miss: The Complete Collection - 37 Books (Collection)Toddlers
Everyone loves the Mr. Men and Little Miss stories. They've been bestsellers and firm favourites with children ever since Roger Hargreaves first introduced them in the 1970s - and with his son Adam Hargreaves taking over the mantle, they still entertain young readers and families around the world today.
- RRP £110.60
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Back by popular demand, our Little Miss Collection contains 37 books featuring familiar characters like Little Miss Sunshine, Little Miss Bossy and Little Miss Naughty. Fun-packed stories that are a delight to read through together and share, they'll make sure bedtime reading is full of laughter.
Coming in a delightful display box, this collection also includes more recent additions to the Little Miss family - including Mr. Bump's equally clumsy sister Little Miss Whoops, the rather festive Little Miss Christmas and the simply adorable (and brand new) Little Miss Hug!
SWRD 5 years +
Star Wars Readers Collection - 20 Books (Collection)5 years +
Enter the Jedi Academy, step aboard the Death Star, join the Rebel Alliance, pilot the X-Wing and feel the Force with this huge set of Star Wars books from the reading experts at DK.
- RRP £99.80
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Covering reading levels 2-4 and designed to have even the most reluctant of readers engrossed as they discover a range of fascinating facts, this 20-book set is sure to help your little Star Wars fan on their reading journey as they learn about their favourite characters, locations, vehicles and battles from the blockbusting films and the popular Clone Wars series.
Guaranteed to get children aged 7 and above hooked on reading, whilst also developing their reading skills and general knowledge, this is an out-of-this-world collection of Star Wars books that will support and develop all of the reading skills little ones are learning at school.
MRLM 3 years +3 years +
We just love the Mr. Men and Little Miss characters at the Book People and we know that your little ones do too. All our collections featuring Roger Hargreaves' (and son Adam's) popular characters have been bestsellers - and this latest box set is sure to be just as popular!
- RRP £104.65
- Save £84.65
Featuring 35 new stories that have been specially translated from the original French editions, you'll find the likes of Mr. Tickle, Mr. Bump, Little Miss Sunshine and Little Miss Trouble enjoying some exciting adventures, while the gorgeously designed slipcase will look great on any Mr. Men or Little Miss fan's bookshelf.
A new story collection starring familiar characters for children aged 3 and over - at a brilliant Book People price!
Lakeland Fells Collection - 7 Books (Collection)
A beautiful anniversary edition of all seven of the Pictorial Guides to the Lakeland Fells by the fell-walking legend, A. Wainwright.
- RRP £99.99
- Save £81.99
The pages have been freshly reproduced from the original artwork and then printed and bound to match the first-edition books as closely as possible. Completely unabridged or edited, the maps and text are just how Wainwright wrote them too.
There simply is nothing quite like Wainwright's guides, and having been treasured by generations of keen walkers, this set makes a wonderful gift for a new enthusiast. Perfect for walkers and lovers of the Lakeland Fells, as well as those who simply love stunningly presented books.
Man Booker Prize 2014 Collection - 6 Books (Collection)
Richard Flanagan's The Narrow Road to the Deep North is the winner of The Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2014. Do you agree with the judges' decision? Widely considered one of the world's most important literary awards, 2014's shortlist was full of brilliant, diverse and unforgettable novels - and with this collection you can own them all! Six hardback novels for one brilliant price, the books here are amongst the most highly respected released in 2014.
- RRP £99.94
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The winning novel finds one man reckoning with the truth on a Burma railway, while Joshua Ferris' To Rise Again at a Decent Hour is a tale of life, death and dental hygiene. Ali Smith's How to be Both tackles the versatility of art and Karen Joy Fowler's We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves is a smart examination of families and the choices they make for you...
Howard Jacobson's J is about the unflinching power of love and Neel Mukherjee's The Lives of Others is a compelling portrayal of a crumbling society...
Winter Warmers Collection - 10 Books (Collection)
The Book People has taken great pride in providing our customers with a selection of reading collections over the years and now we're delighted to offer you one of our best selections of contemporary reads yet!
- RRP £81.90
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Emma Donoghue's Room was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize and is a remarkable and compelling novel, it tells the story of Jack and ma - a mother and son who live in a single locked room for which they don't have a key...
The Light Years is the first book in Elizabeth Jane Howard's Cazalet Chronicles and covers three generations of the Cazalet family and the fascinating triangle of their affairs... The Almost Moon is an unforgettable novel from The Lovely Bones author Alice Sebold and there is much more to discover besides!
Books We Love Collection - 10 Books (Collection)
The Book People has put together this hand-picked special collection of fiction that brings together ten fantastic books, all of which have received both popular and critical acclaim. From Khaled Hosseini's modern classic The Kite Runner to the charming and original World War II drama The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society from Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows, there is something for everyone in this wonderful fiction collection. Among the other popular authors featured are Joanna Briscoe, Lucie Whitehouse and Helen Simonson.
- RRP £79.90
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Forgotten Voices Collection - 8 Books (Collection)
Moving and sometimes almost unbelievable, this stunning collection of real-life stories recalls momentous happenings from some of the most startling experiences of Britons at war. Forgotten Voices features men and women who speak with honest fear, determination, bewilderment, indifference and unmistakable courage, as they recount their experiences from events such as the Battle of the Somme, the D-Day Landings, Dunkirk and other times from The Great War and World War II.
- RRP £71.92
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A remarkable and definitive series of startling oral history, praised by the likes of Stephen Fry, told in the words by the extraordinary people who witnessed it all. Exciting and harrowing, this is a must-read collection that non-fiction and history enthusiasts will be gripped by.
BBOC 3 years +
Big Box of Christmas Stories - 10 Books (Collection)3 years +
Sure to provide hours upon hours of reading fun for any future bookworm, this collection of beautifully illustrated, festive short stories will enthrall young readers as they take their first steps into the wonderful world of books this Christmas.
- RRP £69.90
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Containing 10 stunning paperback books that are just perfect for sharing with your little ones at both playtime and bedtime (or any time, really), the Big Box of Christmas Stories gives everything children aged 3 and above need to fall in love with reading and learn about the true meaning of the festive season: heart-warming stories, stunning illustrations and fun, lovable characters.
From The Best Christmas Ever to Silent Night and Lost in the Snow, this big box of even bigger laugh-out-loud adventures is just perfect for enjoying together with Mummy or Daddy as little ones' excitement for the big day builds.
MVRE 5 years +
Marvel Readers Collection - 15-Book Slipcase (Collection)5 years +
Young comic book fans will love this cool 15-book collection which stars some of the world's best superheroes including Spider-Man, Iron Man and the X-Men.
- RRP £74.85
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Specially designed early readers with facts, stats and artwork that are age-appropriate for children aged 5 and over, the books are bright and bold and take a look at some of the Marvel characters' greatest battles, their evil adversaries and their amazing powers.
Superhero fans will be fascinated as they learn how Peter Parker developed his powers to become the friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man, discover the story of the X-Men, meet the Fantastic Four and the Avengers - the Earth's mightiest heroes.
With their run of hit films, Marvel continues to grow in popularity and these specially designed books will get fans reading as well as watching!
NNPB 3 years +
Night Night Picture Book Collection - 10 Books (Collection)3 years +
Including titles from children's favourites Jill Murphy, Martin Waddell, Amy Hest and many more, our 10-book Night Night Collection of picture books is the perfect set of books to tuck your little ones with at bedtime.
- RRP £65.90
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Written by very talented children's authors and all covering the subject of sleep, among the gentle and funny titles are A Quiet Night In, Nighty Night! and Charley's First Night. The books also come presented in a ziplock folder so they can be easily transported wherever sleepy time may be!
Perfect for sharing with children aged 0 and above before bed!
DNLD 3 years +
Julia Donaldson Story Collection - 10 Books (Collection)
Julia Donaldson3 years +
Featuring much-loved tales like Room on the Broom and The Gruffalo's Child, alongside lesser-known but just as wonderful picture books from Julia Donaldson, like Charlie Cook's Favourite Book and Wake Up Do, Lydia Lou, you know just from the titles that this 10-book collection will showcase rolling, rhyming and rhythmic text for very young children in the best possible way.
- RRP £65.90
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Julia's talents for writing entertaining and enchanting books for children aged 3+ that really capture and hold their attention is like no other. Combining gentle rhyming stories that toddlers can join in with, featuring a host of absolutely lovable characters, and with the help of award-winning illustrators like Axel Scheffler and Nick Sharratt, each one of these books is a total joy to share and read aloud together.
This collection comes in a ziplock bag.
WWON 3 years +
Winter Wonderland Collection - 10 Books (Collection)
Authors vary3 years +
The perfect gift for a young child or their parents, the Winter Wonderland Collection includes ten beautiful picture books that will warm the hearts of the whole family with their beautiful wintry themes.
- RRP £62.90
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Packed with adorable characters that children will instantly warm to, despite the rather chilly settings, you and your child can enjoy everything from the Gruffalo's Child by Julia Donaldson to Sam's Snowflake by Gillian Shields in this wonderful collection.
All the books in this set come from a talented array of authors and illustrators and will quickly establish themselves as bedtime favourites for cold winter nights.
How to Draw... Collection - 10 Books (Collection)
With a visual, practical and step-by-step approach, the 10 books featured in the How to Draw collection are sure to inspire budding artists to draw a number of themes and subjects. With advice on which drawing materials will be most effective, the books cover topics as wide-ranging as flowers and plants, comic book heroes, still life, dinosaurs, animals and nature.
- RRP £59.90
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MALM 3 years +
Animal Magic Collection - 10 Books (Collection)
Various3 years +
This 10-book collection features a host of animals that will delight little ones. From the animals who like to wear pants in Brian Moses and Anja Boretzki's vibrant book through to the cats and dogs that star in Emily Gravett's touching books, these are sure to quickly become favourites at bedtime. Written by Martine Oborne, Hamilton's Hats tells the story of a pig who just loves his headwear and also features striking artwork from Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler, while Solomon Crocodile and Have You Seen Elvis? also feature instantly lovable characters.
- RRP £60.90
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ULIC 7 years +
The Ultimate LEGO Ideas Collection - 3 Books (Collection)7 years +
From LEGO's rich history to a celebration of the minfigure and 500 enlightening ideas for model masterpieces to make, the three books in the Ultimate LEGO Collection have it all.
- RRP £52.98
- Save £45.48
Sure to provide plenty of Brickmaster inspiration to fans of all ages, the books will provide you with all the information you could ever want to know about the classic brand - ideal after the global success of The LEGO Movie.
The LEGO Book has been expanded and fully revised and gives an in-depth look at the history of the children's toy alongside some fascinating facts, while the LEGO Ideas Book is full of over 500 ideas for your next cool building project. Standing Small celebrates 30 years of minifigures and features everything from the traditional minifigure through to the phenomenally successful LEGO Harry Potter and Star Wars ranges.
This is just one of many great collections of LEGO books, hand-picked for you in the Book People's LEGO Shop.
RESP 7 years +
Rescue Princesses Collection - 10 Books (Collection)
Paula Harrison7 years +
After the success of Disney's Frozen helped children discover that princesses do far more than wear pretty dresses and wait for their prince to come, this 10-book collection will introduce readers aged 7 and over to a whole new selection of feisty and independent princesses. With wounded dolphins to save, baby pandas to protect and kings that need to be proven wrong, The Rescue Princesses stories are fast-paced, full of humour and perfectly capture the essence of a modern princess.
- RRP £49.90
- Save £41.90