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XORPU 8 years +
Michael Morpurgo Classic Collection - 16 Books (Collection)
Award-winning storyteller Michael Morpurgo has delighted children for years with his beautiful writing and utterly gripping tales and this 16-book collection is a must-have for any young reader! The novels show just a snippet of Morpurgo's impressive back catalogue and includes some all-time favourites. Featuring the touching Mr Nobody's Eyes, the dramatic Kensuke's Kingdom and the poignant Little Foxes, the set also includes the stunning inspiration behind the bestselling show and Spielberg's blockbuster film, War Horse. A powerful collection that children aged 9+ will love working their way through.
- RRP £94.84
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Please note some of these titles have been available in our previous Michael Morpurgo collections.
Slipcase not included.
My Chapter Book Collection - 20 Books (Paperback)
Help your child build their reading confidence with this 20-book collection!
- RRP £124.40
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All the books are part of the Oxford Reading Tree and cover topics that will appeal to both boys and girls, from cats and dogs to dinosaurs, magic and football.
First chapter books for those aged 7 and above, the books are set out in manageable chunks and the gentle humour found throughout is sure to appeal and help inspire a lifelong love of reading.
Slipcase not included.
FUFI 7 years +
Funny Fiction Collection - 10 Books (Collection)
Containing three laugh-out-loud series of children's titles, our 10-book Funny Fiction Collection features everything little ones are looking for in a story: meerkats, monsters and mutts.
- RRP £58.90
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Meerkat Madness, from Harry and the Bucketful of Dinosaurs creator Ian Whybrow, introduces children aged 7 and above to some hilarious, fast-paced stories involving ever-popular, funny characters. Monsters and Chips welcomes readers to Fuzzby's diner - where the food bites back, while Stick Dog and friends will dazzle Wimpy Kid fans with their quests as they search for tasty treats and delicious dinners.
All brilliantly illustrated, silly, fun and positively ridiculous, the character-led comedies combine colourful characters and slapstick humour in our Funny Fiction Collection which will have newly independent readers laughing uncontrollably time after time.
HELK 5 years +
Hello Kitty and Friends Collection - 12 Books (Collection)
Linda Chapman and Michelle Mis
Join Hello Kitty, the world's most-famous feline fashion icon, in her very own fun and friendly fiction series for children aged 5 and above.
- RRP £59.88
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Hello Kitty starts at a new school and she's really, really excited. There are people to meet, things to see and lots of clubs to join, but Hello Kitty and her friends decide to start their own club - The Friendship Club. But can they all come together and agree on the rules...
Following Hello Kitty and her friends on 12 fabulous adventures that take them to the beach, the stage, the summer fair and much more, each collectible Hello Kitty book in this fabulous series is filled with important lessons of fun and friendship for young readers.
LAJI 3 years +
Listen & Join In CD Collection (Collection)
Young children aged 2 and above will love listening to their favourite stories as they dance and sing along with the Listen and Join In CD Collection.
- RRP £39.90
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Featuring over six hours of classic children's stories and activities that little ones can join in with in the car, at home or at a birthday party, their favourite characters can be enjoyed anywhere, anytime!
With classic stories including Michael Rosen's wonderful We're Going on a Bear Hunt, Martin Waddell's charming Owl Babies and much, much more - and read aloud by lively characters such as the brilliant Brian Blessed and Imelda Staunton - this slipcase collection of 10 audio CDs is a great addition to any child's bookshelf - or parent's glovebox.
MCNB 12 years +
Andy McNab Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
From the bestselling author of Bravo Two Zero, our Andy McNab Collection is packed with gripping adventure, breathtaking action and thrilling survival techniques for readers aged 12 and above.
- RRP £20.97
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In Boy Soldier, readers are introduced to Danny Watts: a 17-year-old boy with dreams of joining the army. But when he discovers that his late grandfather was a traitor, his dream is shattered. But Danny knows something that the armed forces do not... his grandfather is alive and well and seeking revenge on the nation that abandoned him. Can Danny expose his grandfather in time? And in Payback and Avenger, Danny's high-octane adventures continue and take him worldwide in the search for the truth!
Highly explosive thrillers that are just perfect for teenage readers and fans of Anthony Horowitz's Alex Rider books, the Andy McNab books featured here are ideal for readers with a taste for adventure.
Magic Tree House Collection - 10 Books (Collection)
Jack and Annie cross Viking waves, battle with gladiators in ancient Rome, head back to medieval England and find themselves stuck on a desert island in this 10-book collection of Magic Tree House stories!
- RRP £39.90
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Ideal first readers, these hand-picked books the Magic Tree House series are packed full of adventure and are sure to keep children entertained and intrigued throughout. Eight-year-old Jack and his little sister Annie are two ordinary children, but when they come across a mysterious tree house full of books, they realise things aren't quite what they seem...
Now able to travel through time, the sibling duo go everywhere from the time of the dinosaurs to outer space. Expertly blending fantasy with facts, children will also be learning as they enjoy these wonderful stories.
SAXS 7 years +
Saxby Smart Collection - 4 Books (Collection)
There are a number of mysteries to solve but Schoolboy Detective Saxby Smart is going to need your help... Can you be the Watson to his Sherlock Holmes?
- RRP £23.96
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Instantly appealing, even for reluctant readers, and a brilliant introduction to the joys of detective novels for children aged 9 and over, throughout Simon Cheshire's books, Saxby has to solve a number of perplexing cases - while also making sure he's home in time for dinner...
Among the mind-mangling mysteries, all laced with a wickedly funny sense of humour, Saxby has to discover who robbed the school office, find out who the thieves are that made a truckload of video games disappear, investigate the strange case of a mask that brings bad luck and more...
ZOOZ 7 years +
Zoe's Rescue Zoo Collection - 6 Books (Collection)
Elephants, lion cubs, seal pups, snow leopards, pandas and penguins all feature in this heart-warming collection of animal-based stories, written by Amelia Cobb.
- RRP £29.94
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Great-Uncle Horace keeps bringing back lost and homeless animals from his global travels, so it falls on Zoe and her zoo vet mum to settle them into their new home. Zoe has a secret gift - she can talk to the animals! It's no wonder they soon love being around her, but with the zoo under threat of closure and arguments breaking out between animals, Zoe has a lot of work to do to keep the peace.
Heart-warming stories and exceedingly cute illustrations from Sophy Williams combine throughout the gentle stories - perfect first readers for children aged 5 and over.
This collection appeared in our catalogue under the code ZZOO. Due to unforeseen circumstances, we have had to change this code online to ZOOZ. Sorry for any inconvenience.
LRIY 3 years +
Ladybird Read It Yourself Collection - 50 Books (Collection)
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 £187.50
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.
SONB 4 years +
Songbirds Phonics Collection - 36 Books (Collection)
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 £113.82
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.
KMCR 5 years +
Katie Morags First Readers Collection - 5 Books (Collection)
Absolutely ideal for newly independent readers, join Katie Morag McColl on the Isle of Struay for some wonderful adventures.
- RRP £19.95
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Sorting the post after the mainland muddles it up, taking a dance class, losing her teddy bear and attending a wedding with her favourite people, Grannie Island and Granma Mainland, Katie lives the country life that dreams are made of.
Sure to help young children aged 5 and above learn important life lessons - and, more importantly, have a ton of fun - this collection of five books gives the classic stories of a new lease of life in a new larger format. Just perfect for for young fans of the CBeebies show.
MRSP 5 years +
Mrs Pepperpots First Readers Collection - 5 Books (Collection)
Classic stories with a touch of magic, starring a character who has been entertaining young readers for over 50 years, Mrs. Pepperpot is what every children's character should aspire to be.
- RRP £19.95
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Mrs. Pepperpot lives with her husband Mr. Pepperpot in a cottage in the countryside. But she has a secret... sometimes she will shrink down to the size of a pepperpot and explore the word with a bug's-eye-view. Learning to swim with a frog and tadpoles, riding a cat and minding a baby are great fun when you're so small, and young readers aged 5 and above are sure to have just as much fun as Mrs. Pepperpot as they enjoy the story aloud.
With bold, easy-to-read text, compelling and entertaining stories and classic charm, these beautifully illustrated Mrs. Pepperpot books will provide hours of fun for both parent and child.
DPOO 5 years +
Dinopoo Collection - 4 Books (Collection)
Young caveboy Charlie Flint is totally fed up with dinosaur poo making his lovely town of Saberton all smelly and disgusting. In this set of four dinosaur books from Ciaran Murtagh, he comes up with ingenious (or so he thinks...) ways of getting rid of this stinky problem forever!
- RRP £23.96
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From dino toilets and pants to ball games and burps, this laugh-out-loud collection of wildly inventive dinosaur stories sees Charlie face up to some prehistoric problems in the shape of a millipede king, a troublesome T-Rex, dishonest dinosaurs and a helper who he thinks is more difficult than all of the dinosaurs combined - a girl!
Amongst the funniest books for children aged 5 and up that we have ever read, the Dinosaur Poo Collection is sure to have little ones and their parents rolling around with laughter.
TWFS 3 years +
Frog Stories Collection - 12 Books (Collection)
The unsung hero of children's fiction, the tales of Frog are considered by some (but not by nearly enough) as modern classics. Tackling the issues that young children aged 3 and above can no doubt associate with - with warmth, humour and subtlety.
- RRP £83.88
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Filled with glorious illustrations, the simple tales of Frog saving the day, meeting a stranger, falling in love and much more will keep little ones entertained for hours and hours on end.
Perfect for sharing at bedtime or for taking out on car journeys one by one, Frog and friends will help children learn a number of incredibly important lessons and let them, simply, enjoy reading!
VULG 7 years +
Vulgar the Viking Collection - 6 Books (Collection)
The glory days of the Vikings are long over; in the village of Blubber, life is dull! Vulgar the Viking longs for the glory days of Viking life. Raiding, pillaging and enormous beards are in short supply now, and knitting and goat-herding just doesn't do it for him...
- RRP £29.94
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In our six-book Vulgar the Viking Collection, young readers aged 7 and above are introduced to a charismatic young hero with a larger-than-life attitude and a taste for mischief. Just try to imagine children's favourite Horrid Henry with a horned helmet and juggling elk manure - hilarious!
Brilliantly illustrated and funny and educational in equal measure, the accessible children's stories starring Vulgar the Viking make for a fantastic introduction to chapter books for fans of all things funny, messy and viking!
FFUN 7 years +
Funny Stories Collection - 10 Books (Collection)
Michael Rosen, Josh Lacey and Rebecca Lisle are all very talented children's authors who have very different styles. This 10-book collection brings them all together to provide newly independent readers with a bundle of books and laughs.
- RRP £49.90
- Save £43.90
Amongst the Book People favourites included in the collection are Fluff the Farting Fish, The Dog in the Diamond Collar and four of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize-shortlisted Dragonsitter books!
With striking artwork from the likes of Garry Parsons and Tony Ross featured throughout, these books are so appealing you just have to pick them up. Sure to be returned to again and again, every book is a laugh-out-loud delight!
LRTR 5 years +
Little Red Train First Readers Collection - 5 Books (Collection)
Benedict Blathwayt's delightfully nostalgic Little Red Train series is sure to help get train fans hooked on reading. This brilliant five-book set of first readers combines friendly text, exciting stories and vintage full-colour illustrations.
- RRP £19.95
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Ideal for those readers who are newly independent and looking for books that they will be able to read all by themselves, the adventures follow Duffy Driver and the Little Red Train as they click and clack their way through a busy day, take part in a race and head down a terrifying dark tunnel.
Aimed at children aged 5 and over, these books will have your little reader tooting with delight!
MBBX 3 years +
My Big Box of Books Collection - 20 Books (Collection)
Certain to provide hours upon hours of reading fun for any future bookworm, this collection of beautifully illustrated short stories will enthrall young readers as they take their first steps into the wonderful world of books.
- RRP £121.80
- Save £101.80
Containing 20 stories that are just perfect for sharing with your little ones at both playtime and bedtime (or any time, really), the Big Box of Books gives everything children aged 3 and above need to fall in love with reading: heart-warming stories, stunning illustrations and fun-loving characters.
From Totally Amazing Magic Tricks to Icky Little Ducklings and Big Bad Bunnies, this big box of even bigger laugh-out-loud adventures is just perfect for enjoying together with Mummy and Daddy.
TCAS 11 years +
Tallulah Casey Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
Roald Dahl Funny Prize winner Louise Rennison is a much-loved author who brought teen readers the bestselling Confessions of Georgia Nicolson stories, which in turn inspired the hit film Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging. This three-book collection follows the life and times of Georgia's cousin, Tallulah Casey, as she enjoys her life at the Dother Hall performing arts college.
- RRP £20.97
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With boys, snogging and bad acting guaranteed, the laugh-out-loud books find Tallulah and her mates trying to find fame, but love and relationships soon get in the way... Will Tallulah choose bad boy Cain or nice guy Charlie?
Hilariously witty and full of perfect observations about early teenage life, these books will delight and entertain fans (aged 11 and over) of Grace Dent and Cathy Cassidy.
IMPY 7 years +
Wimpy Kid Collection - 7 Books (Collection)
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
- Save £39.94
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!
KEEP 3 years +
The Lighthouse Keeper Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
Ronda and David Armitage's Lighthouse Keeper stories have kept children entertained for more than 30 years and this three-book set features a fresh new look and larger size!
- RRP £20.97
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The original story, The Lighthouse Keeper's Lunch, follows Mr Grinling as he attempts to enjoy the delicious lunch that Mrs Grinling has prepared for him - but the seagulls are also tempted by the tasty dish... The food theme continues in The Lighthouse Keeper's Picnic, where the Grinlings enjoy a romantic picnic, although later on in the day Mr Grinling wishes he hadn't eaten quite so much...
The Lighthouse Keeper's Cat, recently adapted into a stage production, finds Mr and Mrs Grinling's cat deciding he'll find somewhere else to live when the couple decide to go on a diet. But he soon realises there is no place like home... The three books here, with beautiful illustrations throughout, are just perfect for sharing at bedtime.
JDER 4 years +
Julia & Axel's Early Readers Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
A fantastic early reader collection from the creators of the bestselling and much-loved favourite The Gruffalo, Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler return with three of their classic pictures books in a new format to help children aged 5+ and reluctant readers gain experience and build confidence in their abilities.
- RRP £14.97
- Save £9.98
Featuring the original text and illustrations that we have come to know and love, but with a new clear and simple layout and font that makes it easier on the eye for children, this early reader set features the fabulously funny tales of Tiddler, Stick Man and Tabby McTat. Great books to help children gain confidence in reading!
HISTQ 7 years +
History Quest Collection - 4 Books (Collection)
Are you brave enough to enter the Tomb of Terror? Are you ready for a Race Through Time? This brilliantly interactive four-book set will not only keep young readers entertained, but also help them learn about some of the most fascinating historical eras.
- RRP £27.96
- Save £22.97
Designed in a 'choose your own adventure' style, the exciting books pose questions about the subject matter and correct answers will enable children to move on to the next part of the story. Designed to encourage problem solving and decision making, the books cover fascinating times like Ancient Egypt, Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome, as well as taking a look at a Medieval castle.
Specifically designed for children aged 7 and over, the book offers clues to help readers along the way and the graphic illustrations really help bring the past to life.