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  • MBAS 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
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    A beautiful collection of ten prize-winning stories written by members of popular parenting websites Mumsnet and Gransnet, The Mumsnet Book of Animal Stories is a warm and witty selection of animal-based tales that are just perfect for sharing with little ones aged 3 and above at bedtime.

    Delightfully illustrated by a talented new artist and hand-picked by the likes of former Children's Laureate Anthony Brown, Justine Roberts and Lucy Mangan, each story is absolutely charming and sure to be treasured by both parent and child.
  • SCSB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
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    Packed with stickers, puzzles, colouring and many more fun activities, the Doodle Dudes Collection is sure to keep budding artists aged 3 and over entertained and excited for endless hours.

    With their bright and bold illustrations and whimsical humour, the three books are perfect for encouraging creative play, developing their coordination skills and inspiring their imagination.

    Ideal for sharing out in party bags, or keeping little ones entertained in the car or on rainy days, with this set of doodle books they will be creating cool characters and impressive pieces of art in not time at all.

  • SAKF 7 years +
    7 years +
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    Meet the funniest cast of characters you're ever likely to meet in the stupendously hilarious, guaranteed-to-knock-your-socks-off series! Stinkbomb and Ketchup-Face is full of the anarchic, fun and clever humour of best-loved authors such as Roald Dahl and David Walliams.

    Come and join intrepid heroes Stinkbomb and Ketchup-Face as they set off on a highly dangerous and nail-biting, silly and mildly perilous adventure. Oh, and there might be a few dodgy badgers, porcupines and pizzas hanging about, too...

    Illustrated by Mr Gum illustrator David Tazzyman, John Dougherty's laugh-out-loud three-book collection of side-splitting stories will delight readers aged 7 and up. We do need to warn you, however, this series of children's books is likely to cause tears of laughter and aching cheeks.

    This collection contains books 1-3 in John Dougherty's Stinkbomb and Ketchup-Face series.

  • ABOU 3 years +

    Shirley Hughes

    3 years +
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    Sunshine, wind, rain, mist, snow...

    Written and illustrated by Alfie author Shirley Hughes - one of our finest children's authors and a big Book People favourite - this collection of poems follows Katie and her little brother Olly as they romp and frolic their way through the four seasons.

    The siblings take pleasure in all kinds of weather - from basking in the sunshine to splashing in the rain and playing in the snow; it's all here!

    Out and About: A First Book of Poems is a charming read that captures the spirit of childhood by following the loveable duo to the seaside and even evoking the sadness of a winter sick bed. This is a lovely, traditional book to share with children aged 3 and over.
  • KTOM 3 years +

    Kate Toms

    3 years +
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    Illustrated in a truly original tactile-looking style by the brilliant Kate Toms, this collection of ten paperback picture books is perfect for introducing little ones to the wonderful world of classic nursery rhymes and best-loved lullabies.

    Including The Wheels on the Bus, Incy Wincy Spider, Old MacDonald Had a Farm, Twinkle Twinkle Little Star and much more, this collection will make an ideal gift and will take pride of place upon the bookshelf of any child lucky enough to receive it - and it all comes in a handy ziplock bag, so the books can be enjoyed on the go, too!

  • DMAI 7 years +

    Mari Ono

    7 years +
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    Children of all ages love dinosaurs - and what could be better than becoming paper paleontologists and creating their very own using tried-and-trusted origami techniques?

    The release of Jurassic World this summer is sure to get everyone excited about these prehistoric beasts once again and this fun-filled book is full of 23 paper-folding projects you'll love getting your teeth into!

    From flying Pterodactyls to the spiny Stegosaurus and the mighty Tyrannosaurus rex, all the most popular dinosaurs are included and each project has simple step-by-step instructions and clear photographs to show the finished design. They're all given a skill rating and 50 pieces of specially designed origami paper are also included - meaning anyone aged over 7 can make their dinosaurs right away!
  • FRWD Babies

    Babies
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    A big, beautiful hardback book to help children aged 0+ explore the world around them, First Words is packed full of charming illustrations and simple labels to encourage children to look, point and learn.

    With added number, shape, colour, quizes and more, this book is not only great for encouraging first words and word association, but for preparing little minds for a lifetime of learning and introducing important everyday words and concepts.
  • CVTC 7 years +

    Carol Vorderman

    7 years +
    • £9.99
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    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!

  • SBAC 4 years +

    Julia Donaldson

    4 years +
    • £6.99
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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.

  • CVTO 5 years +

    Carol Vorderman

    5 years +
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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!
  • FZBS 3 years +
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £7.99
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    Disney's Frozen, the story of sisters Anna and Elsa, is still one of the biggest films around - and this interactive piano book will allow the whole family to enjoy playing Do You Want to Build a Snowman? and other original winter-themed songs time and time again!

    A simply wonderful sound book complete with illustrations of all your favourite Frozen characters - including Olaf the Snowman and Sven the reindeer - you will be able to play the included songs by following the images and pressing the corresponding buttons.

    A cool book bursting with brrr-illiance!
  • TNMB 9 years +

    Anna Weltman

    9 years +
    • £3.99
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    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!
  • MGAH Babies
    Babies
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    A beautiful and unique book filled with lovely photographed scenes, Mr & Mrs Mouse and Their Magical Alphabet House is ideal for introducing children aged 0 and above to everyday words.

    Mr and Mrs Mouse's house if filling up with many, many treasures and their favourite objects are getting lost amongst the mess... until they find a magical solution!

    Parent and child will delight in sharing this brilliant ABC book, featuring a host of lovely hand-made mice and treasure trove scenes packed with lots of nostalgic memorabilia.

    How many objects can you find...?
  • PYTW Babies

    Roger Priddy

    Babies
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    From the airport to the hospital, the shops and more, this lift-the-flap book is ideal for teaching little ones aged 0 and up what happens in town.

    Each town scene is charmingly illustrated and has fun flaps to lift, which reveal hidden surprises underneath. What will they find...?

    With big, bold, illustrated tabs along the top and side of the book that are just right for helping small hands turn the pages on their own, and the clear illustrations and simple text make it perfect for playtime sharing.
  • TMVP 7 years +

    Che Golden

    7 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £23.96
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    This four-book set of Meadow Vale Ponies stories will delight children aged 7 and above who long for a pony of their own. A wonderful fact-filled series, these hilarious books are packed full of fun, adventure and mischief that pony-mad children will love.

    Join Sam and her favourite pony, Mulberry, on some wonderful adventures. Mulberry is a bad-tempered pony and everyone thinks shy Sam is mad for signing them up to the Meadow Vale Summer Show. But Sam has a secret... she can talk to horses. Will the pair be able to work together to ready themselves for the show?

    Illustrated by the brilliant Kate Greenway Medal-shortlisted illustrator Thomas Docherty, readers will not be able to resist the charm and personality of their new four-legged friends Mulberry and her owner, Sam. Utterly enthralling reads for animal lovers.

    This collection contains books 1-4 in Che Golden's Meadow Vale Ponies series.

  • FMCD 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £6.99
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    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.

  • KJBW 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £16.99
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    Containing the Old and New Testaments, this King James edition of the Holy Bible is a wonderful keepsake. Presented in a white slipcase and with a silver trim, it's sure to delight any Christian or anyone interested in the Greatest Story Ever Told.

    A very special edition that will make a wonderful gift, especially for Christenings.
  • SPAR 7 years +

    Ali Sparkes

    7 years +
    (1)
    • £11.99
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    Sci-fi adventures for children aged 7 and over, we know that your children will love the SWITCH series - written by Blue Peter Book of the Year Award-winning author Ali Sparkes.

    When brothers Josh and Danny have a run-in with the crazy scientist Petty Potts, they find themselves turned into spiders by his dangerous yet incredible serum... But that's only the beginning - throughout the 12 books, the boys will become geckos, alligators and beetles!

    With illustrations by Royal Mail Book Award winner Ross Collins and activities at the back of the books to add extra interactivity to the exciting stories, these books are perfect for those children who love Beast Quest, How to Train your Dragon and other exciting stories!

  • EBAD 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £9.99
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    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.
  • LAPP 9 years +

    Imogen Rossi

    9 years +
    (1)
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    An exciting new series that we're sure will delight young readers aged 9 and above, The Last Apprentice Collection is packed with magic, mystery and enough suspense to keep their eyes firmly glued to the pages.

    When 12-year-old Bianca becomes the apprentice to the world's most famous painter - Annunzio di Lombardi - she feels like kshe;s the luckiest girl alive. But one night, disaster strikes! di Lombardi is given a poisoned cup of wine and collapses - leaving Bianca a magical paintbrush, which allows her to travel through the hidden doorways of Venice. The adventure begins...

    A wonderful series that we're very excited to see a lot more from, Imogen Rossi's The Last Apprentice series is the ideal set of books for fans of Lauren Child's Ruby Redfort series.

    This collection contains books 1-3 in Imogen Rossi's The Last Apprentice series.

  • ANST 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £4.99
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    Containing three hilarious books that are ideal for children aged 9 and over, the Animal Stories Collection introduces a host fun-and-friendly animal characters that are just perfect for joining for a spot of night-time reading.

    A pig becomes an unlikely national celebrity in A Pig Called Heather; a crazy taxidermist is on the hunt for a not-so-normal feline in Jumble Cat; and in Monkey and Me, a nine-year-old boy find a hungry chimpanzee alone in an abandoned house.

    A side-splitting set of books that are equally charming, the animal stories in the Animal Stories Collection show off the funny side of our furry friends of the animal kingdom.

  • FFPB 3 years +
    3 years +
    (3)
    • £9.99
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    Join a host of friendly farm animals in this 10-picture book collection! With books from amazing authors including Martin Waddell, Helen Oxenbury, Petr Horacek and Niamh Sharkey, children will love getting to know the likes of Silly Suzy Goose, Farmer Duck and Silly Jack as they laugh their way through the delightful stories. Presented in a handy ziplock bag, the books can easily be transported anywhere too!
  • CEBT

    Val Pierce

    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    A fun, cute and cuddly collection of characters and special gifts to knit and crochet, Cutest Ever Baby Toys is full of perfect presents to make for the little one in your life.

    Offering a host of soft and squishy characters including a crocheted crab, a dinosaur and a lovely rotund penguin, the book even offers step-by-step instructions for making mobiles, a playbook and even a pair of rattles to keep baby entertained.

    The helpful images and easy-to-follow information in this book show just quickly and easily beautiful baby toys can be made with the remnants of soft yarn.
  • HSBB 7 years +

    Terry Deary and Martin Brown

    7 years +
    • £12.99
    • RRP £59.90
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    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!