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    MENX Toddlers

    Mr. Men: The Complete Collection - 50 Books (Collection)

    Roger Hargreaves

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    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!

    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.

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    LMCC Toddlers
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    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.

    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!
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    AWSC Toddlers

    Acorn Wood Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffl

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    The team behind the Gruffalo, author Julia Donaldson and illustrator Axel Scheffler, are responsible for some of the most popular children's books around. This set of three tiny board books, displayed in a beautiful slipcase, will introduce any little one to the joys of reading!

    All the books have flaps to lift while the eye-catching artwork and rhyming text is tremendously satisfying to read out loud together. All set around the joyous surroundings of Acorn Wood, Rabbit's Nap finds Rabbit determined to find out who is keeping him awake, while Hide-and-Seek Pig finds Pig trying to discover where Hen is hiding - will your child be able to help him?

    Fox's Socks is another fine, funny story and this time Fox just can't find his socks anywhere - are they under the rug or inside the clock? By lifting the flaps, you'll be able to find out... A delightfully interactive treat from a very talented duo.

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    JDNS Toddlers

    Julia Donaldson & Nick Sharratt Collection - 4 Books (Collection)

    Julia Donaldson & Nick Sharrat

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    From two of the biggest and bestselling names in children's literature, our Julia Donaldson & Nick Sharratt Collection is full of animal fun that parent and child will enjoy time and time again,

    In One Mole Digging a Hole, Mole is given a helping hand with his garden by some very friendly parrots, bears and bees; Animal Music sees a silly symphony come together; Chocolate Mousse for Greedy Goose teaches some less than well-behaved animals some table manners; and Hippo has a Hat details some chaotic animal fun in a clothes shop.

    Trademark whimsical rhymes from Julia Donaldson and hilarious illustrations by Nick Sharratt combine to make this 4-book collection a delight to share aloud at bedtime. It is sure to provide hours and hours of giggles.

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    UNDE 3 years +
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    Pirates, Aliens, Dinosaurs... they all love Underpants - and so will you with this funny four-book collection!

    Written by Claire Freedman and illustrated by Ben Cort, these bright picture books are sure to entertain your young reader as they follow the Pants Pirates on their quest for the Pants of Gold. A treasure hunt like no other, this is a rip-roaring read just perfect for reading together.

    The original story in the Underpants series, Aliens Love Underpants, shows that even creatures from another planet find pants funny, while the lovable aliens also appear in Aliens Love Panta Claus, a festive story where they put neon pants on Rudolph and tie knickers up in place of stockings!

    There is plenty of prehistoric pants-based pandemonium to be found in Dinosaurs Love Underpants too. This picture book collection comes displayed in a beautiful cloth bag, meaning children can laugh their pants off wherever they are!

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    FMPJ 3 years +

    Five Minutes Peace Jigsaw Book (Other)

    Jill Murphy

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    Ever since it was first published in 1986, Jill Murphy's Five Minutes' Peace has been a favourite with children and parents alike. With a theme that is completely familiar to every parent and humour that appeals to all ages, it was made for sharing!

    Now, the classic picture book has been revamped to include seven 12-piece jigsaws throughout the pages. Ideal for helping children develop their hand-eye coordination and cognitive skills, the book retains the original text so toddlers can read and play at the same time as they enjoy the story and piece together the striking original artwork in jigsaw form - copying it from the image hidden underneath the puzzle!
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    XSTOY 5 years +

    The Story Collection - 20 Books (Collection)

    Various

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    20 fully illustrated storybooks to treasure and keep, written by renowned and much-loved children's authors including Julia Donaldson, Jacqueline Wilson, Michael Morpurgo and Jenny Nimmo. Designed for primary school-aged children who are beginning to read independently, The Story Collection will not only help them on their reading journey but also allow them to discover the joys to be found inside the cover of a book. This is an inspirational selection of children's books.

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    DOCM 3 years +
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    Presented in a special carry-along case, this four-book collection is full of fun activities and features Disney Junior's Doc McStuffins, a caring vet who simply loves her animals and would do anything to stop them feeling poorly.

    With themes of friendship and living healthily featured throughout, the books provide hours of boredom-busting fun. There's pictures to be coloured in with the colouring pencils that come with the books, stickers to be stuck on scenes from the show and plenty of puzzles and activities to partake in.

    A must for any fan (aged 3+) of the popular new Disney vet!
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    ALFE 3 years +
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    Much-loved classics and timeless tales of childhood courage and exploration, the Alfie series by two-time Kate Greenway Medal-winning author Shirley Hughes has been a favourite with us at the Book People for many, many years and we're sure if you have little ones who are yet to be introduced to Alfie, he'll soon be a favourite of theirs too!

    Featuring all of the best-loved Alfie stories in an attractive carry bag, little ones can join Alfie as he attends a birthday party; splishes and splashes in his new yellow boots; makes friends; visits the fair and much, much more...

    Charmingly illustrated and and wonderfully written, the reassuringly warm stories of Alfie and his day-to-day activities make the ordinary extraordinary and will make a welcome addition to the bookshelf of any child aged 3 and above.

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    DSTF 3 years +
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    Disney's princess-in-waiting features in this delightful picture book - and we know your little one is going to simply adore Sofia!

    With a simple yet fun storyline from Catherine Hapka and dazzling illustrations from Grace Lee, this is a wonderful introduction to reading for fans of the princess in purple. Sure to appeal to fans of Sofia and the other Disney princesses, this will quickly become a bookshelf favourite.
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    PBTK 3 years +

    Builder's Tool Kit (Other)

    Roger Priddy

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    With busy scenes, things to find and tools to play with, the Let's Pretend Builder's Tool Kit is a real treat for budding little builders!

    The jigsaw-style pieces are perfectly sized to be placed in the slots featured throughout the book, all of which will help little ones learn all about the things a builder and tradesman does - from creating a kennel and fixing a leak to painting and decorating a room.

    With its bold artwork and chunky puzzle pieces, this is an interactive book sure to delight!
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    PPPS 3 years +

    Princess Party Set (Other)

    Roger Priddy

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    A first jigsaw book with plenty of fun puzzle pieces, the Princess Party Set is sure to royally entertain any young child who is obsessed with princesses and all manner of pretty things!

    Suitable for children aged 3 and over, the interactive activities featured in the board book - which is expertly fitted into the box design so you will never lose the pieces - are sure to enhance hand-eye coordination, encourage imagination and help children get to grips with problem solving.

    The busy scenes are great to look at, the puzzle pieces are fun to fit in and the princess theme is sure to inspire any young child.

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    IRFS Toddlers
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    Ladybird are a publisher that can always be trusted to provide young readers with not only a very entertaining read, but also a wonderfully informative one. This padded book is a bind-up of three titles that will help children prepare for a huge event - their first days at school!

    The opening section, I'm Ready... for School covers everything from the human body and the things it can do (like dance, stomp and throw) to the days of the week, while also giving a preview of the kind of things children can expect to learn. There's even a checklist for the things a child has to do to ensure they're ready for school on time!

    I'm Ready for... Phonics is an A-Z guide that will help children say the sounds (from every letter of the alphabet) that will quickly become familiar in their everyday lives, while I'm Ready... to Sing features some much-loved nursery rhymes and songs that little ones love.
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    AABC Babies

    Amazing Alphabet (Other)

    Annie Simpson

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    A brilliant first book for babies that will be returned to again and again through their toddler years, not only does Amazing Alphabet - Feel-and-Fit Shapes introduce them to various letters, but it's also delightfully interactive!

    With bold pictures to enjoy and lots of different die-cut grooves to touch and feel, this is just perfect for sharing. From an elephant to a fork and a duck saying 'quack' to a cheerful cat, the book will not only help little ones learn the alphabet but also help them discover about things which start with each letter.

    Sturdily built so that it can handle even the toughest of toddler hands, this book proves the alphabet is amazing!
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    PWPP Toddlers
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    Bring Peppa Pig to life with this brilliantly interactive book that contains a Peppa puppet attached within its pages. Peppa is a perennial favourite with preschoolers thanks to her Milkshake and Nick Jr show, and this lively book will be returned to again and again as children get to 'meet' Peppa for real.

    An amazing gift, the book contains simple text throughout and focuses on Peppa as she claps, waves and sneezes her way through the day and the plush puppet fits both big and little hands!
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    SBCW Toddlers

    Snow Bunny's Christmas Wish (Hardback)

    Rebecca Harry

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    Rebecca Harry's Snow Bunny's Christmas Wish is a simply beautiful book that has an eye-catching and spectacular foil finish on every page.

    It's a snowy Christmas Eve and one small bunny heads off in search of Santa to see if he can make her Christmas wishes come true. Perfect for bedtime reading and sure to appeal to children aged 2 and over, this is a charming tale of sharing and friendship.
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    ONEM 4 years +

    One Magical Winter (Hardback)

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    Four enchanting stories with spectacular glitter-enhanced 3D pop-up scenes, One Magical Winter is a wonderfully engaging and interactive book, illustrated by the brilliant Jacqueline East.

    Sure to become a favourite bedtime read, join these charming forest animals as they celebrate winter in a variety of fun ways - this great hardback book will have little ones entertained for hour and hours on end. With stories focused on bunnies, bears, owls and ducks, this charming book is sure to appeal to children who have a love of furry animals!
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    WEDS 3 years +

    The Scarecrows' Wedding (Hardback)

    Julia Donaldson

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    The eagerly anticipated new picture book from the creators of the Gruffalo, The Scarecrows' Wedding is a must-have children's title for fans of the timeless Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler books.

    Betty O'Barley and Harry O'Hay are two scarecrows very much in love, so much so that they plan on having 'a wedding that no one will ever forget.' Everything is going according to plan until Harry sets off to fetch some flowers for the ceremony and a wicked scarecrow, Reginald Rake, tries to take Harry's place at the wedding. Can Harry get back in time, become a hero and save his scarecrow bride..?

    A fabulous love story with drama, laugh-out-loud moments and - of course - a happy ending all encompassed by the classically rhyming prose of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's glowing colour illustrations, The Scarecrows' Wedding will be returned to and enjoyed again and again!
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    DPY2 3 years +

    The Dinosaur That Pooped the Past (Paperback)

    Tom Fletcher

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    After an explosive Christmas and the passing of a planet, the dinosaur with the world's worst toilet habits returns - and this time he's pooping out the past!

    A laugh-out-loud picture book with flowing text from McFly boys Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter, the striking visuals from Garry Parsons are also sure to delight young readers, aged 3 and over, as Danny and Dinosaur make history!

    Both previous books have been bestsellers at Red House and this may just be the best yet in the Dinosaur that Pooped... trilogy. Danny and Dinosaur accidentally end up in the past after going on a time-travelling swing and meet some new dino friends - but what's that rumbling noise? Is the volcano going to erupt? Will Dinosaur be able save the day by pooping everyone back to the future?

    This children's book has been hand-picked for you by Red House.
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    EDES 3 years +

    Caryl Hart & Ed Eaves Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Caryl Hart: Illustrator Ed Eaves

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    Little ones can learn How to Catch a Dragon, Grow a Dinosaur and Plunge into the Pirate Pool in this fantastic collection of fun children's book from Red House Children's Book Award-shortlisted author Caryl Hart.

    Join Albie as he goes on an underwater treasure hunt, meets scary creatures and makes pirate friends in Plunge into the Pirate Pool; spends a day planting seeds in the garden which grow into a prehistoric jungle full of dinosaurs; and as he takes a trip to the library that turns into a knightly quest with dragons and all...

    And with Supermarket Zoo illustrator Ed Eaves lending his hand to the stunning artwork of each book, children aged 3 and above will look forward to turning each page to see more of the bold, bright and perfectly complimentary scenes and characters.

    Warm, charming and action-packed!

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    HUBP Toddlers

    Hubble Bubble Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

    Tracey Corderoy

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    Children adore stories about loveable witches (just look at the success of Valerie Thomas, Laura Owen and Korky Paul's Winnie the Witch stories!), and in this collection of rollicking, rhyming stories for children aged 3 and above, they will be introduced to a witch of a different kind: Granny!

    In Hubble Bubble Granny Trouble, Pandora wishes her granny was a little more normal, but when this means that she becomes bored - and even worse, boring! - Pandora must decide whether Granny needs to be reformed or not... In Spells-a-Popping Granny's Shopping, Pandora spots a couple of naughty burglars. Luckily, she has exactly what she needs - a magical granny! In Whizz Pop Granny Stop! it's Pandora's birthday. She wishes her granny would let her do things on her own, but is a birthday the right time to turn your nose up at a little magic?

    Wonderfully written by Tracey Corderoy and illustrated by World Book Night 2010 illustrator Joe Berger, our three-book Hubble Bubble Collection is a heart-warming set of books with a charming grandmother-granddaughter relationship at its centre.

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    DINP Toddlers

    Dinosaur Dig Pack - 3 Books (Collection)

    Penny Dale

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    An original combination of two of children's favourite subjects - dinosaurs and vehicles! - our Dinosaur Dig Collection is a brilliant set of picture books for children aged 2 and above by bestselling author-illustrator Penny Dale.

    In Dinosaur Rescue!, a crew of dinosaur builders break down on the level crossing and it is up to the Dinosaur Rescue team to get there in time; Dinosaur Zoom! sees the the dinosaurs race through the desert for a prehistoric party; and in Dinosaur Dig! the dinosaurs team up to build a huge, splashy swimming pool!

    Little ones can have hours of fossil fun learning about the vehicles, dinosaurs and other important skills such as letters and counting while the fun-to-read text and dynamic and detailed illustrations make the stories pop off of the page!

    A great set of children's books to share with Mummy and Daddy at bedtime or playtime.

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    LHHS Toddlers

    Let's Hold Hands set - 3 Books (Other)

    Sebastien Braun

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    Whether your little one is a fan of domestic pets, farmyard creatures or safari animals, they'll find a new friend to love in this three-book Let's Hold Hands: Animals collection!

    Presented in an animal-shaped format, the books are packed with beautiful and bright pet friends to meet and love. From sleepy tortoises and colourful budgies to muddy pigs, sleepy owls and even a stomping elephant, the animals in these hardback books are sure to make bedtime reading better! The felt finish on the covers makes them even more appealing.

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    BBEC 3 years +

    Big Book of Everything/Colours Set - 2 Books (Collection)

    Marion Billet & Fani Marceau

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    Big is most certainly beautiful in this set of wonderful first word books for children aged 1 and above!

    Quirky, stylishly illustrated and sure to keep the little ones entertained for hours and hours, the books are a perfect introduction to colours, animals, vehicles and more...

    Built to survive even the most-dramatic of toddler tantrums, the pages of this set of two board back books are packed full of things to discover from the first page to the last.