Children's Books

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  • NROJ 8 years +

    Roald Dahl

    8 years +
    (21)
    • £21.99
    • RRP £98.85
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    With striking new artwork on the jackets and a keepsake slipcase featuring Quentin Blake's iconic illustrations, this 15-book collection brings together all the classic children's novels from the one and only Roald Dahl.

    From Mr. Hoppy and Mrs Silver to the Twits and from giant peaches to magic medicines, this is a collection bursting with unforgettable characters, hilarious situations and unforgettable storylines - as well as Dahl's wicked sense of humour!

    An essential addition to any bookshelf, the likes of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, The Witches, The BFG and Fantastic Mr. Fox have shocked, excited and entertained generations of children and now's your chance to own them all - whatever your age!

  • AUCG 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Earth's mightiest superhero team were back with a bang this summer in Avengers: Age of Ultron. In this book, Marvel Avengers: The Ultimate Character Guide, young fans aged 7 and above (and older fans, too!) can pore over the detailed facts, stats, powers, allies and foes of the Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Iron Man and the rest of the Avengers team.

    A wonderfully produced book that will give Marvel fans all the information they'll ever need about their favourite superhero team the Avengers, the book is packed full of original comic book art, little-known facts and more.

    Featuring over 220 Avengers characters and stunning up-to-date images and texts for the many exciting characters, this action-packed reference book is a must for all who can't wait for the new film!
  • DAUD 7 years +
    7 years +
    (8)
    • £20.00
    • RRP £123.90
    • Save £103.90
    Ten of Roald Dahl's most-loved stories are read by a host of famous names in this swishwifflingly scrumdiddlyumptious 29-CD audiobook collection.

    One of Dahl's biggest fans, David Walliams reads The BFG, while fresh from playing Willy Wonka live on stage, Douglas Hodge lends his voice to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Kate Winslet reads Matilda and comedians Chris O'Dowd, Peter Serafinowicz and Richard Ayoade lend their animated vocal talents to Dahl's best-loved characters The Twits, Fantastic Mr Fox and Danny the Champion of the World!

    A must for keeping the whole family entertained on long journeys, the CDs come in a handy and stylish tin case too.

  • WYOS 8 years +

    Louie Stowell

    8 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    Perfect for children who love making up stories or comic strips, The Usborne Write Your Own Story Book is packed with helpful hints, tips and handy tasks to get them started.

    With practical suggestions for creating different points of view and conjuring up believable and cool characters, settings and story lines, plus a clever concealed spine that allows the book to lie flat for easy use, this is a genius way of encouraging writing and reading skills.
  • GFCD Toddlers

    Julia Donaldson

    Toddlers
    (10)
    • £9.99
    • RRP £40.00
    • Save £30.01
    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.

    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.

  • EBAD 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £47.92
    • Save £37.93
    Expertly combining themes of friendship and bravery through characters full of youthful inquisitiveness, the Book People are delighted to bring our customers Enid Blyton's complete Adventure series in this eight-book collection.

    The series follows Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann and Jack as they travel the world on their holidays. But their holidays are never what they seem and the characters soon find themselves flying headfirst into a mysterious and exciting adventure.

    With stunning new covers provided by the rising star of picture books, Rebecca Cobb, the Enid Blyton Adventure Series is a must for children aged 9 and above who are yet to discover the magic of the best-loved Famous Five and Malory Towers author.
  • SWCE 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £10.00
    Could there be a more exciting combination than LEGO and Star Wars? As we all eagerly await the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the LEGO Star Wars: Character Encyclopedia will introduce and reacquaint Jedis of all ages with the heroes and villains from a galaxy far, far away - in their Minifigure form!

    With facts about the intergalactic Minifigures - including which one is the rarest and plenty to pore over about the LEGO Star Wars universe - this is a great book for LEGO and Star Wars fans that even comes with an exclusive Minifigure.

    The Minifigures are organised in order of their appearance in the films and every one has a full-page character profile that reveals Star Wars and LEGO trivia - it's the perfect accompaniment to a rewatching of the six films so far before Episode VII. From Wookiees to bounty hunters and stormtroopers to the Skywalker family, the Force is strong with this brick-tastic book!
  • MWHC 7 years +

    Marcia Williams

    7 years +
    (1)
    • £12.99
    • RRP £69.90
    • Save £56.91
    Marcia Williams' ability to translate some of history's most important moments into an easily accessible cartoon-strip style has made her a long-term Book People favourite - and this 10-book collection will help children of any age learn all about myths, legends and history in a fun and exciting way!

    Covering a wide range of topics varying from Noah's Ark to Greek Myths, King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, the retellings are full of clever and witty observations that will have children aged 7+ returning to the books time and time again.

  • WPL 9 years +

    Susan Meredith

    9 years +
    (8)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £5.00
    What's Happening to Me? (Girls) is an easy-to-understand guide to the physical changes and emotional upheavals that occur as girls reach puberty.

    With witty and attractive illustrations, this book is suitable for readers from 9+. It helps to demystify some of the key subjects surrounding puberty and gives lots of reassurance and practical advice on how to cope.

    This children's book has been hand-picked for you by Red House.
  • MVRE 5 years +
    5 years +
    (4)
    • £14.99
    • RRP £74.85
    • Save £59.86
    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.

    These specially designed early readers books - covering reading levels 1-4 - are filled 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!

    Please note this collection contains one book at reading level 1, two books at reading level 2, five books at reading level 3 and seven books at reading level 4.

  • RWBZ 3 years +
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £16.99
    • RRP £163.67
    • Save £146.68
    Featuring 33 books covering reading levels 1-3, this collection of Oxford Reading Tree books is perfect for building a foundation in reading for young readers aged 3 and up.

    Specially designed by the reading experts at Oxford University Press, each story has a carefully levelled and beautifully illustrated story that parent and child will have lots of fun with as they read together, practising and perfecting essential skills that they'll be learning at school - from phonics and first stories to common words and everyday language.

    This Biff, Chip and Kipper collection features 32 storybooks and a parent handbook full of ideas to make reading fun.
  • SBAC 4 years +
    4 years +
    (1)
    • £6.99
    • RRP £31.92
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    From the dream combination of Oxford Reading Tree and Gruffalo author Julia Donaldson, these phonics activity books will inspire children aged between 4 and 6 to develop all their essential reading and writing skills.

    Bright and boldly presented in a very appealing style, the books are packed full of fun and engaging activities and even include stickers to reward children and help them develop their coordination skills!

    With eight books to work through, these books provide a great way for children to practise pronouncing and identifying sounds, getting to grips with letters and developing key readings skills - at an early age - in the comfort of their own home.

  • MEB2 9 years +

    Alex Frith

    9 years +
    (3)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £5.00
    What's Happening to Me? (Boys) is a helpful and sensitive guide to growing up and gives straightforward information on the physical changes and emotional upheaval that your young son can expect as he heads towards puberty.

    Tricky topics are demystified and What's Happening to Me? is a reassuring and entertaining read for children aged from 9+.

    This children's book has been hand-picked for you by Red House.
  • RMGC 5 years +

    Daisy Meadows

    5 years +
    (5)
    • £16.99
    • RRP £104.79
    • Save £87.80
    Prepare to meet the Fashion Fairies, the Sweet Fairies and the Baby Animal Rescue Fairies in our latest 21-book Rainbow Magic Collection. Perfect for those children who want to start reading independently and even reluctant readers, the stories are sure to delight any fairy fan!

    From Miranda the Beauty Fairy to Lottie the Lollipop Fairy and Mae the Panda Fairy, the books find the fairies trying to foil the naughty Jack Frost's dastardly plans. With appealing text and fun stories, Rainbow Magic will quickly become a favourite with readers aged 5 and over.

    The Book People's Rainbow Magic Collections have always proven very popular with our customers and this collection might just be the best yet!

    This collection includes books 120 - 140 in the Rainbow Magic series - The Fashion Fairies, The Sweet Fairies and The Baby Animal Rescue Fairies.

  • SIGC 7 years +

    Rob Lloyd Jones

    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    From the romance of Paris to the famous skyline of New York and the busy streets of London, See Inside Great Cities is a lift-the-flap book perfect for junior jet-setters!

    With over 80 flaps included, children will love lifting them to learn all about the hustle and bustle of everyday city life and spend hours poring over the detailed illustrations.

    From the experts at Usborne, this is a great book for anyone interested in travel and the world's biggest cities!
  • CVTO 5 years +

    Carol Vorderman

    5 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.90
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    Help your child become 'Top of the Class' with the help of Carol Vorderman and these 10 Key Stage 1 workbooks that cover the most important subjects for children aged between 5 and 7!

    Coming in a handy carry bag and with exercises and activities that will help children have fun as they learn, the books also come with 150 gold reward sticker stars so you can let them know when they are doing a good job.

    Sure to come in extremely useful and a great addition to what they're learning at school, the books cover everything from English, maths, science and spelling. A first-class edition to your child's learning, with each book progressing in time with the curriculum so that the information is relevant and will come in useful during their lessons!
  • BGPT 9 years +

    Gill Arbuthnott

    9 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £9.00
    Children struggling with science lessons will find this fun and friendly guide to the periodic table a huge help. From smelly sulphur to exploding hydrogen and much more besides, this book will make what is sometimes a tricky concept to comprehend much clearer.

    Full of eye-catching illustrations and explanatory diagrams, each of the 92 elements is covered and linked to a story, wacky analogy or fascinating fact - making it much easier to remember each element.

    With its appealing design and Gill Arbuthnott's clear descriptions, this is a great first introduction to the periodic table for children aged 9 and above.
  • CVTC 7 years +

    Carol Vorderman

    7 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.90
    • Save £29.91
    Help your child become 'Top of the Class' with the help of Carol Vorderman and these 10 Key Stage 2 workbooks that cover the most important subjects at primary school level!

    Suitable for children aged between 7 and 11, the workbooks progress in line with the curriculum meaning that they will remain relevant and useful whatever stage the child is at. The books cover computer coding, all levels of maths, French, Science and English.

    Coming in a stylish satchel so they can easily be transported and with exercises and activities that will help children have fun as they learn, the books also come with 150 gold reward sticker stars!

  • MRUN 12 years +

    James Dashner

    12 years +
    (4)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £23.97
    • Save £18.98
    You've seen the hit film starring Dylan O'Brien, Will Poulter and Kaya Scodelario; now's the time to read up on James Dashner's Maze Runner series - you won't believe what happens next!

    The film adaptation was one of 2014's biggest films but we believe the novels are even better! This three-book collection is great for anyone who was left on the edge of their seat by the film's cliffhanger ending and needs to know what happens next...

    Starting with The Maze Runner, all Thomas can remember is his name. When the lift cranks open, he finds he's not alone and has landed up at the Glade - an encampment at the centre of a terrible maze. Surrounding him is an army of boys known as the Gladers... But when a girl arrives with a message, everyone will have to work together to escape the maze - or risk dying!

    The Scorch Trials and The Death Cure continue the story with even more shocks, thrills and spills... A combination of The Hunger Games, Lord of the Flies and Patrick Ness' Chaos Walking trilogy, these are young adult novels of the highest calibre.

  • FMCD 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £6.99
    • RRP £34.94
    • Save £27.95
    Five Minutes' Peace is a hilarious and cleverly observed book that will strike a chord with frazzled mums and this collection see Jill Murphy's much-loved classic joined by four more stories starring the Large family plus an audio CD.

    Mrs Large carefully carries tea and a bun to the bathroom to escape from the chaotic breakfast scene. Will she achieve five minutes' peace? It looks doubtful as Lester, Laura and the baby set off up the stairs after her!

    A must-have collection of children's picture books, children 3+ will love this story, and the chaos and mayhem of their household will be completely familiar to their parents, too. Plus, the added audio CD that the stories can keep the little one entertained on long car journeys and on rainy days at home.

  • PIGB 3 years +
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £12.99
    • RRP £49.90
    • Save £36.91
    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!

    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.

  • HSBB 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £59.90
    • Save £49.91
    From the Rotten Romans, to the Terrible Tudors and the Gorgeous Georgians, Horrible Histories 10 Beastly Books is oozing with dreadful jokes, awful anecdotes and frightening facts that are sure to both delight and disgust young readers aged 7 and above.

    A treat for fans of the BAFTA award-winning Horrible Histories TV show, this ten-book collection of Horrible Histories titles is delightfully dreadful and hilariously illustrated, and will keep kids who love their history a little bit gory entertained for hours and hours.

    Beautifully presented in a stylish slipcase, this must-have collection will take pride of place on the bookshelf of every eager young reader!

  • TNMB 9 years +

    Anna Weltman

    9 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    An awesome activity book that cleverly combines maths and art, This Is Not a Maths Book is packed full of simple activity lessons for engaging maths-shy children aged 9 and above.

    With each page featuring a fun drawing activity (with a mathematical basis) alongside incredible maths facts and more, they will soon be making beautiful designs - including celtic knots and fractal and anamorphic art - to share with friends and family whilst learning (shh, don't tell them!) about the wonders of geometry.

    An innovative book that is as entertaining as it is educational!
  • HAYF 6 years +

    Molly Potter

    6 years +
    (3)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    Emotions can be a difficult subject of conversation to start up with young children. Where do you start? We all experience emotions and that's great, as long as we know what to do with them. That's where Molly Potter's How are You Feeling Today? steps in.

    Providing children aged 6 and above with straightforward, entertaining and (most importantly) appropriate ideas to help them deal with a selection of significant emotions that might not be so easy for them to decide what to do with, the book lets children choose a feeling that relates to them and offers child-friendly strategies for dealing with that emotion.

    Containing helpful notes for parents and covering both positive and negative emotions, How are You Feeling Today? is a delightful books that parent and child can explore together.