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AWFU 9 years +
Awful Auntie (Hardback)
David Walliams9 years +
A new children's novel from David Walliams is always cause for celebration - and Awful Auntie continues his winning streak!
- RRP £12.99
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Aunt Alberta is desperate to cheat Lady Stella Saxby out of her inheritance - the beautiful Saxby Hall. Stella sets about on making a plan with her friend Soot, the mischievous ghost of a chimney sweep, to ensure she will be able to claim what is rightfully hers...
With hilarious Roald Dahl-style hijinks, soon-to-be classic characters and a simply heart-warming message of how friendship can appear in the most unlikely of places, Awful Auntie will delight all of Walliams' many, many fans.
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 £79.65
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!
DFRC 5 years +
Disney's Frozen (Hardback)5 years +
Princesses Anna and Elsa, Kristoff and his friend Sven the reindeer, and not forgetting Olaf the snowman, have all quickly become global sensations after the phenomenal worldwide success of Disney's animated musical Frozen - and this Frozen book is sure to delight any fan who wants to take a trip to Arendelle.
- RRP £9.99
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With a beautiful padded cover, the book follows the heart-warming story from the film, that took inspiration from Hans Christian Andersen's much-loved fairy tale The Snow Queen. As Elsa's icy powers find her isolated from her close-knit village, she heads off to live on her own in a remote, grand ice palace, but it is up to sister Anna to convince Elsa of her value and to show just how much she means to her and her hometown...
Lavished with beautiful original artwork based on the scenes from the hit Disney musical and all your favourite characters included, this gorgeous Frozen book is a treat for anyone who has fallen in love with the story.
PIGB 3 years +
Peppa Pig Bag Collection - 10 Books (Collection)3 years +
Book People favourite Peppa Pig stars in the ten exciting story books featured in this great collection, which also comes with a cute Peppa-themed bag to carry them all around in!
- RRP £49.90
- Save £36.91
Your young Peppa fan will be delighted as they read all about Peppa getting to grips with a new computer, Peppa and her friends playing football and the entire Pig family heading on a camping trip!
Bright and bold with familiar characters and simple stories to follow, the books included here are sure to delight fans of the Channel 5 and Nick Jr. TV show.
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
- Save £131.70
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!
DFEG 5 years +
Disney's Frozen: The Essential Guide (Hardback)5 years +
Join Anna, Elsa, Olaf the snowman and all your other favourite characters from Disney's Frozen in this Essential Guide!
- RRP £9.99
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Telling you everything you need to know about the residents of Arendelle, this wonderfully illustrated book is a guide that will delight any fan of the popular film that took inspiration from the Snow Queen.
Following the film's story from the sisters' early life through to Elsa locking herself away as she concealed her powers; and then onto Anna's determined journey to reunite the two when Elsa ran away after freezing their hometown into an eternal winter, the book offers facts about the characters, settings and much, much more...
JCH2 3 years +
The Jolly Christmas Postman (Hardback)
Janet Ahlberg3 years +
Jolly rhyming verses and charming illustrations from Janet and Allan Ahlberg give The Jolly Christmas Postman an irresistible appeal to both young and old readers.
- RRP £12.99
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Youngsters will love peeping in the envelopes and discovering the cards and presents tucked away for each familiar character - from the get-well gift for Humpty Dumpty to the special treat for the Jolly Postman, this book is a first-class present for any little one this Christmas time!
This children's book has been hand-picked for you by Red House.
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
- Save £182.50
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.
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
- Save £111.83
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!
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
- Save £85.60
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
- Save £82.81
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.
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
- Save £59.86
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!
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.
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
- Save £50.91
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.
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 £42.99
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.
IMPY 7 years +
Wimpy Kid Collection - 7 Books (Collection)
Jeff Kinney7 years +
Greg Heffley is just your average American schoolboy, but he seems to have a habit of getting into the most awkward situations - and his highly dysfunctional family do not help matters!
- RRP £48.93
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Jeff Kinney's Diary of a Wimpy Kid series is a huge global success that has managed to tempt thousands of reluctant readers since the release of the first book in 2007, winning a host of awards along the way too.
This collection includes six of the cartoon-format novels and a Do-It-Yourself Book so children can write in their very own Wimpy Kid journal. Laugh-out-loud funny, these books will appeal to children aged 7+, and you might just find yourself laughing along too!
EBNG 9 years +
Enid Blyton's Naughtiest Girl Collection (Collection)
Enid Blyton and Anne Digby9 years +
Spoilt rotten and dreadfully selfish, Elizabeth Allen is a young lady who doesn't like anyone or anything, that is, except getting into trouble and causing mischief. From the author of The Famous Five, The Secret Seven and Malory Towers - the wonderful Enid Blyton - our 10-book The Naughtiest Girl Collection is essential reading for fans of Blyton and children aged 7 and above who are yet to be introduced to her wonderful writing.
- RRP £49.90
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In The Naughtiest Girl in the School, only-child Elizabeth is sent away to boarding school after tormenting her governess with such tricks as hiding earwigs in her bed. Once she arrives she decides to become the naughtiest pupil the school has ever seen. But will living up to this decision be as easy as she first thought...?
Follow Elizabeth in this wonderful collection as she tries to come good; fights the urge to be bad when she is handed the responsible job of school monitor; attends camp with the horrible Arabella, in the same tent no less; stars in the school summer play and much, much more. A timeless set of children's stories from an author who has touched the hearts of readers for over half a century, this collection contains Enid Blyton's four original novels and the brilliant continuation of the series by the talented Anne Digby.
Julia Donaldson Audio Collection - 10 CDs (Collection)
The Gruffalo has become one of the most-loved children's characters of all time and this 10-CD collection brings him, and many of his equally brilliant friends from Julia Donaldson books, to life in audio format.
- RRP £40.00
- Save £30.01
Perfect for long journeys and for keeping children entertained, whatever the weather, among those delivering the soothing, rhyming stories are Imelda Staunton, Alexander Armstrong and even Julia Donaldson, the author of the books herself!
A Squash and a Squeeze is a charming story, while Room on the Broom is hilarious. There is even the Gruffalo Song and Other Songs included, a CD which contains some of Julia's very own fun-filled action songs for children.
MFWC 7 years +
Enid Blyton Collection - 6 Books (Collection)
Enid Blyton7 years +
A much-loved children's author who was the talent behind the Famous Five, Malory Towers and the Secret Seven, this magical six-book collection will introduce a new generation of readers aged 7 and over to two of Enid Blyton's fantasy series - The Wishing-Chair and The Faraway Tree.
- RRP £35.94
- Save £28.95
Joe, Beth and Frannie move home and come across the Faraway Tree, which soon offers them a gateway to many exciting and magical adventure. The Wishing-Chair series follows Mollie and Peter as they head off to buy their mother a birthday present and end up finding a chair that can grant wishes!
Six funny and amazing adventures that will enchant readers and keep them thoroughly entertained!