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Bestselling Children's Books

  • Big Picture Atlas

    Emily Bone

    Product Code: BGPA
    Hardback 5 years +
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    This hardback is a full-colour picture atlas that will help children aged 5 and over learn all about the world around them.

    There are 15 beautifully illustrated maps for children to pore over and they explain all about different countries, continents, oceans, mountains and ice caps. A celebration of our amazing planet, it also explains where animals and people live.

    This book also contains fascinating facts about each country.
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.99
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  • Horrid Henry Mega Collection - 30 Books

    Francesca Simon

    Product Code: HHEN
    Collection 5 years +
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    Horrid Henry's hilarious antics will have young readers laughing aloud...

    This box set features every single one of Francesca Simon's Horrid Henry stories and a selection of facts books for children to pore over. There are 30 books featuring the naughtiest boy in children's books as he gets into all kinds of trouble and and faces up against nemeses including his younger brother, Perfect Peter.

    All of the re-readable, laugh-out-loud stories feature black-and-white artwork from Tony Ross.
    Format: paperback
    • £16.99
    • RRP £149.70
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  • Reading with Phonics Collection - 20 Books

    Product Code: REPH
    Collection 5 years +
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    Find your own happily ever after when it comes to phonics with 20 classic fairy tales...

    This slipcase full of fairy tales includes retellings of Jack and the Beanstalk, Puss in Boots and The Princess and the Pea and each book features an eye-catching artwork style.

    Each fairy tale has a focus on a different key sound and once children have read them all, they will have a comprehensive library for building up their phonics knowledge.
    Format: paperback
    • £9.99
    • RRP £79.80
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  • Rainbow Magic: The Magical Talent Fairy Collection - 35 Books

    Daisy Meadows

    Product Code: RNBM
    Collection 5 years +
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    Our latest Rainbow Magic collection contains 35 fantastic stories about fairies with incredible talents... And the magical slipcase even has instructions for making a Lacey the Little Mermaid Fairy peg doll!

    A Book People favourite with children aged 5 and over, these stories find the Dance Fairies having to rescue their magic dance ribbons; the Sporty Fairies preparing for the Fairy Olympics; and the Showtime Fairies auditioning for a talent show.

    Completely spellbinding from first page to last, the easy-to-read Rainbow Magic stories are full of fun and will appeal to any child who has just started to read independently.

    Format: paperback
    • £21.99
    • RRP £174.65
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  • Project X Alien Adventures: Series 1 Collection - 31 Books

    Product Code: PXAA
    Collection 6 years +
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    Packed with fantastic artwork and ideal for preparing Year 2 schoolchildren 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 help young readers build their confidence in reading at Oxford Reading Level 7 and then progress right through to Level 11.

    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.

    This 31-book collection covers Oxford Reading Tree Levels 7 to 11 (book bands Turquoise, Purple, Gold, White and Lime). It is suitable for children in Year 2/P3.

    Please note the books in this collection vary in size. The dimensions stated are for the wallet that the books are presented in.
    Format: paperback
    • £14.99
    • RRP £154.90
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  • Thomas & Friends Engine Adventures Collections - 10 Books

    Product Code: TENG
    Collection 3 years +
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    Get your children's reading on track with Thomas the Tank Engine and friends!

    This 10-book collection introduces Thomas, Henry, James and Harold the Helicopter with classically themed artwork. The short, lively stories are perfect for reading before bedtime and there's also a fun activity at the end of each book to further engage young readers.

    Thomas has been a favourite for generations and these adventures show exactly why...
    Format: paperback
    • £5.99
    • RRP £39.90
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  • My First... Collection - 10 Books

    Product Code: MFBO
    Collection 4 years +
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    Maths, mazes, numbers... Even origami!

    This collection of first books introduces children to important concepts in a fun and wonderfully interactive way. They are colourful, easy to follow and feature themes that we know your little ones will love.

    The search and find book will help them develop observational skills; the science book introduces basic concepts; and the picture puzzles encourage early numeracy and reading skills.
    Format: paperback
    • £7.99
    • RRP £49.90
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  • Scratch & Draw Jungle

    Product Code: SDRJ
    Hardback 5 years +
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    Welcome to the jungle...

    This book is packed with bright and engaging designs of amazing animals. Scratch the special paper using the stylus provided to unveil stunning jungle-themed scenes.

    This set includes everything a creative child needs to create fantastic scratch drawings including 10 sheets of scratch cards, a 16-page craft book and a sturdy wooden stylus. Each sheet is printed with white guidelines for easy tracing.
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
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  • Usborne Illustrated Atlas of Britain and Ireland

    Struan Reid

    Product Code: IABI
    Hardback 6 years +
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    Tour Britain and Ireland without leaving your home...

    The Usborne Illustrated Atlas of Britain and Ireland gives children the chance to journey around the British Isles - all the way from the craggy far north of Scotland to the rolling green fields in the south east of England. The maps reveal tidbits and facts about various cities that range from where Isaac Newton was born and where banoffee pie was invented!

    It has plenty of facts to pore over alongside lively illustrations and colourful picture maps. It also highlights famous landmarks, towns and cities, wildlife, customs and significant moments from each country's history.
    • £2.99
    • RRP £14.99
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  • Scratch & Draw Unicorn

    Product Code: SDRU
    Hardback 5 years +
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    Have an enchanted time with unicorn scratch art!

    This book is packed with bright and engaging designs of amazing animals. Scratch the special paper using the stylus provided to unveil stunning unicorn-themed scenes.

    This set includes everything a creative child needs to create fantastic scratch drawings including 10 sheets of scratch cards, a 16-page craft book and a sturdy wooden stylus. Each sheet is printed with white guidelines for easy tracing.
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
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  • Fairytale Friends Collection - 4 Books

    Product Code: FYTF
    Collection 5 years +
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    A fairytale way of learning about virtues and values...

    These modern updates of famous fairytales add new twists (e.g. Snow White wants to be a football striker but needs to learn how to play for the team) and feature characters from other stories for children to spot across the pages.

    The themes of the stories tie in with the 'Relationships' and 'Living in the wider world' strands of the current PSHE curriculum and the notes and questions at the back of each book have been designed to prompt discussion around traits including honesty, kindness, teamwork and responsibility.
    Format: paperback
    • £5.99
    • RRP £23.96
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  • Usborne Long Ago Mazes

    Sam Smith

    Product Code: LAMZ
    Paperback 5 years +
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    Containing 45 highly visual mazes, this exciting book is sure to keep kids entertained for hours as they find their way through the wonderfully illustrated scenes.

    From dinosaurs to Da Vinci, Pompeii to pirates, and Vikings to Victorians, children can discover some of the most remarkable people, places and stories from world history.

    The level of challenge for each maze increases gradually throughout, helping children to develop their problem-solving and visual recognition skills.
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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  • Enid Blyton's Wishing-Chair Audio Collection - 12 CDs

    Enid Blyton

    Product Code: WCCD
    5 years +
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    This unabridged audiobook collection brings the magic of Enid Blyton's Wishing-Chair stories to you, wherever you are. It's entirely enchanting, whether you're listening in the comfort of your own home or while on the go.

    Mollie and Peter come across a chair that can fly and grant wishes while out looking for their mother's birthday present and it's not long until they are whisked away to faraway lands and meeting pixies and even Santa Claus!

    Approximate running time: 11 hours 18 minutes. Unabridged. 12 CDs.
    Audiobooks in this collection: The Adventures of the Wishing-Chair, The Wishing-Chair Again, More Wishing-Chair Stories
    • £13.99
    • RRP £40.00
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  • Noddy Collection - 10 Books

    Enid Blyton

    Product Code: NODY
    Collection 5 years +
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    Join Noddy, Big Ears and friends in 10 Toyland adventures... the wonderful world of Enid Blyton starts here.

    This slipcased collection contains 10 of the original Noddy stories, all presented in hardback with full-length stories and illustrations. The stories follow the famous little wooden boy with the bell on his hat as he has his first encounter with Big-Ears and his move to Toyland.

    Throughout the books, Noddy looks for a job; uses his red-and-yellow car to make some money; and goes to school to learn some lessons when he gets a little bit too big for his boots.
    Book People and Enid Blyton: A Lifetime of Adventure
    Format: hardback
    • £6.99
    • RRP £79.90
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  • Mustard, Custard, Grumble Belly and Gravy

    Michael Rosen

    Product Code: MVY2
    Other 5 years +
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    Mustard, Custard, Grumble Belly and Gravy is a combination of two books of poetry written by Michael Rosen and illustrated by Quentin Blake.

    Readers who love the dottiness of Quentin Blake's Mr Magnolia will be thrilled by this crazy collection, which comes complete with a CD in which Michael Rosen reads his poems. This is definitely a must-have collection of poetry for every youngster's bookshelf. From 5+.
    • £5.99
    • RRP £10.99
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  • Storybook Collection - Disney Christmas

    Parragon Books Ltd

    Product Code: SCDC
    Hardback 3 years +
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    Disney Christmas Storybook Collection is a festive collection of Christmas tales that features eight heartwarming stories from Bambi, Winnie-the-Pooh, Tangled, Cars and many more! Enjoy the magic of Christmas with your favourite Disney and Disney Pixar friends.
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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  • Christmas Stained Glass Colouring

    Emma Randall

    Product Code: CSGC
    Paperback 5 years +
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    Colour in a host of fantastically festive stained glass window designs in this cool colouring book. It features images of Santa, presents and gingerbread houses.

    Colour in the outlines on tracing paper and follow the picture guide opposite. You could even tear out the tracing paper and hold it up to the light - just like a real stained-glass window!
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
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  • I Love Christmas Collection - 10 Books

    Product Code: CRCK
    Collection 3 years +
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    Who doesn't love Christmas? These 10 festive picture books celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with plenty of Yuletide sparkle.

    Little mouse William makes a winter wish for it to snow; Santa tries to avoid being photographed everywhere he goes; and there's a whole host of wintry animals waiting to say hello!

    With rhyming text, funny characters and heart-warming plots, these books will help the whole family get into the festive spirit.
    Format: paperback
    • £12.99
    • RRP £63.90
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  • Fantastic Christmas Favourites Collection - 10 Books

    Product Code: FCMF
    Collection 3 years +
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    These Christmassy picture books will have everyone falling under their Jingle Spells...

    The stories will have the whole family ho-ho-ho-ing with Panta Claus and Norman the slug; soaring high in the sky with Ollie and her reindeer; and celebrating Christmas with some corgis!

    There's also the classic story of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer to add even more festive fun into your children's bedtime reading in the build-up to the big day.
    Format: paperback
    • £12.99
    • RRP £69.90
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