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  • Marvel Readers Collection - 15 Book Slipcase - Collection - 9780241184332
    MVRE 5 years +
    5 years +
    (6)
    • £14.99
    • RRP £74.85
    • Save £59.86
    • Just £1.00 per book
    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, and the books are bright and bold. They 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.
  • Dinosaur Cove Collection - 7 Books - Collection - 9780192739339 - Rex Stone
    DINC 5 years +
    Rex Stone
    5 years +
    (3)
    • £6.99
    • RRP £34.93
    • Save £27.94
    • Just £1.00 per book
    For any child aged 5 and above who is fascinated by the magnificent prehistoric creatures, as well as those who may be reluctant readers, the Dinosaur Cove series will be a roaring success!

    Throughout these six chapter books from the Cretaceous series, Jamie and Tom come across a faraway land which is home to some of the most magnificent beasts to have ever walked the earth. Thrilled to be there, it's not long before the boys' lives are in peril - especially when they come face-to-face with a hungry T-rex, an angry Triceratops and a vicious Velociraptor. This is perfect reading before moving onto the Beast Quest books.

    As an added bonus, the collection also includes a Cretaceous survival guide - packed with prehistoric facts, puzzles and activities to keep young dino-hunters happily entertained after finishing the exciting stories.

    This collection contains books 1-6, plus the Cretaceous Survival Guide, in the Cretaceous series of Dinosaur Cove books.
  • New Peppa Pig Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780241275771
    PGBG 3 years +
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £12.99
    • RRP £49.90
    • Save £36.91
    • Just £1.30 per book
    This is a new collection of Peppa stories that comes in a big, green bag. It will delight fans of the star of the popular cartoon.

    With 10 stories to read through (all different from our previous collection - which you can find by searching product code PIGB), the books follow Peppa as she plays basketball; goes on holiday; and even meets the Queen. Her friends and family also have a chance to shine - George gets a brand new dinosaur toy; and Grampy Rabbit blasts off into space.

    With bright and bold artwork in every book and the familiar characters, this is an oink-some collection for young children who love all things Peppa!
  • The Crunching Munching Caterpillar & Other Stories Collection - 10 Books & CDs - Collection - 9781848693890 - Jack Tickle et al
    TCCP 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £12.99
    • RRP £79.90
    • Save £66.91
    • Just £1.30 per book
    The lively and colourful picture books in this collection are all joined by CDs so children can read and listen to the antics of all the amazing animals.

    Throughout the 10 books, toddlers will be entertained as they meet a very greedy bee; a crunching, munching caterpillar; and a smiley shark. There are some books with bedtime themes that will help settle down children before they go to sleep.

    The witty stories on the CD are read by celebrities including Justin Fletcher (also known as Mr Tumble), Jamie Theakston and Craig Kelly. Each CD features two tracks - one is the complete story with original music and sound effects, while the other encourages learner readers to join in with the story being read and has pings to indicate when they should turn the page.

    Approximate running time of all CDs: 152 minutes.
  • The 13-Storey Treehouse Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781509839827 - Andy Griffiths & Terry Denton
    MGTH 7 years +
    Andy Griffiths & Terry Denton
    7 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £29.95
    • Save £22.96
    • Just £1.40 per book
    Amazingly anarchic, marvellously madcap and destined to have the entire family chuckling away, Andy Griffiths' five-book 13- (and much taller!) Storey Treehouse Collection is a must for fans of Barry Loser, David Walliams and Diary of a Wimpy Kid.

    Andy and Terry live in the world's greatest treehouse. In first book The 13-Storey Treehouse, it houses a giant catapult, a tank of man-eating sharks and a marshmallow machine that shoots marshmallows at you whenever you're hungry... it's extended into The 26-Storey Treehouse for the second book in the series and houses an ice-cream-serving robot called Edward Scooperhands; while in The 39-Storey Treehouse the building has a scary roller coaster, a light-up dance floor and a boxing elephant named the Trunkinator added to it!

    As the Treehouse keeps getting extended, the adventures get more and more wild. The 52-Storey Treehouse has a storey which has a real-life game of Snakes and Ladders; while The 65-Storey Treehouse has a birthday room where it's ALWAYS your birthday!

    The short chapters make the books instantly accessible while Terry Denton's illustrations add even more thrills, making these books perfect all kinds of readers!
  • FDRY 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    Ever since Finding Nemo first swam into cinemas back in 2003, fans have been eagerly anticipating a sequel. Now, finally, we all get to head back into the big blue and catch up with Marlin, Nemo and the underwater gang as they help the lovable, forgetful blue tang Dory find her family.

    This essential guide to the new hit from Disney-Pixar allows children to read all about the unforgettable characters from the ocean including new favourite Hank the octopus. It also introduces the creatures Dory meets at the Marine Life Institute and offers incredible facts about life deep under the sea.

    A great book for Nemo and Dory fans to dip into, this is a great companion to what is sure to be one of the hits of the summer.
  • Roald Dahl Collection - 15 Books - Collection - 9780141371337 - Roald Dahl
    NROJ 7 years +
    Roald Dahl
    7 years +
    (31)
    • £21.99
    • RRP £98.85
    • Save £76.86
    • Just £1.47 per book
    Steven Spielberg's adaptation of the classic The BFG has wowed audiences all over the world, so now is the perfect time to enjoy the genius storytelling of Roald Dahl, whatever your age.

    With striking new artwork to celebrate the Roald Dahl 100 celebrations and a keepsake slipcase featuring Quentin Blake's iconic illustrations, this 15-book collection brings together all Dahl's classic children's novels.

    From Mr. Hoppy and Mrs Silver to Mr. & Mrs Twit; and from giant peaches to magic medicines; this is a collection bursting with unique 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 and Fantastic Mr. Fox have shocked, excited and entertained generations of children and now's your chance to own them all - whatever your age!
  • David Walliams Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9780007532216 - David Walliams
    DWBB 9 years +
    David Walliams
    9 years +
    • £19.99
    • RRP £34.95
    • Save £14.96
    • Just £4.00 per book
    David Walliams is one of the greatest storytellers around at the moment and his stories are inspired by the devilish humour of Roald Dahl.

    Presented in a keepsake slipcase, this collection includes his first five novels. We start with The Boy in the Dress, a book all about a boy who just doesn't fit in. When he tries on a dress, his life changes. But should he keep this a secret? Mr Stink follows and this is a book about a stinky tramp who has a surprising past.

    Billionaire Boy is a book all about how money can't buy you everything, especially friends; and Gangsta Ganny proves that grandmas may have hidden traits - including being a jewel thief. Finally, Ratburger follows Zoe as she tries to keep her beloved rat safe from Burt of Burt's Burgers.

    Books that will make children think, cry and laugh (a lot!), these belong on every young reader's bookshelf. Don't be surprised if you end up enjoying them just as much as your children!
  • HPCC
    • £10.00
    • RRP £20.00
    • Save £10.00
    The Eighth Story
    Nineteen years later

    This is the book Harry Potter fans have been waiting for - the full script of the record-breaking West End play that picks up the magical story of Harry Potter, 19 years after the Battle of Hogwarts and events of The Deathly Hallows.

    The Boy Who Lived is now an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic, a husband and father of three children. While he grapples with the legacy of his past, his youngest son Albus is also contending with living in his father's shadow. Soon, the past and present are fusing together and both Potters will discover how darkness can come from the most unexpected places...

    Not a novel, but the script that the West End actors have been wowing audiences with, this book is based on an original story by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany and Jack Thorne.
  • Walker Stories Collection - 30 Books - Collection - 9781406353235 - Various
    WSTY 6 years +
    6 years +
    (16)
    • £16.99
    • RRP £141.70
    • Save £124.71
    • Just 57p per book
    For decades, Walker Books have created beautiful books that have become staples on the bookshelves of children.

    This impressive collection of 30 books - all with black-and-white illustrations - will introduce children aged 5 and over to a range of varied, familiar and easy-to-follow stories and even encompasses a range of real-life topics that will be sure to educate young children.

    From family to friends; home to hobbies; special occasions to amazing animals; and pets to playtime; as well as characters from a range of backgrounds and nationalities and themes that include gentle morals for growing up, this brilliantly priced collection features plenty of tales that your primary school-aged child will love reading and returning to time and time again.
  • Dork Diaries Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781471158506 - Rachel Renee Russell
    DRKD 9 years +
    Rachel Renee Russell
    9 years +
    (1)
    • £11.99
    • RRP £69.90
    • Save £57.91
    • Just £1.20 per book
    Dork Diaries is a bestselling series around the world - and this 10-book collection will introduce children to Nikki Maxwell and her fun-filled diary.

    Nikki is the exact opposite of popular - she's a total dork! When she moves to a new school, she feels it's the perfect time to leave her old lame ways behind - but making new friends and changing your ways is never that simple...

    Through the fun sketches, doodles and diary entries featured in the books, Nikki starts at her new school; battles with her arch-nemesis Mackenzie' dreams of becoming a pop star; and tackles the topic of love - all with hilarious, dorky consequences! Sure to be enjoyed by any child aged 9 or over who enjoys (or endures!) the sparklier side of tween life, these books are laugh-out-loud funny.

    There's even a book to help children write their very own dorky diary!
  • Oxford Children's Classics Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780192739421 - Various
    OXCC 7 years +
    7 years +
    (3)
    • £12.99
    • RRP £49.90
    • Save £36.91
    • Just £1.30 per book
    These are the novels we believe all children should grow up with - from Louisa May Alcott's tale of four sisters in Little Women to the swashbuckling adventure of Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island, this 10-book collection is full of classics.

    Head off down the Yellow Brick Road with Dorothy to meet The Wonderful Wizard of Oz; disappear down the rabbit hole with Alice in the double bill of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass; learn about the animals of the jungle with man-cub Mowgli in The Jungle Book; and unlock the magic within Frances Hodgson Burnett's The Secret Garden.

    A perfect introduction to classic novels loved throughout the world - all unabridged and adorned with contemporary jackets that are sure to appeal to a new generation of readers - the books here include extra material such as reading recommendations and films and plays that the readers may also enjoy.
  • Julia Donaldson Picture Book Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781509801251 - Julia Donaldson
    JDZB 3 years +
    3 years +
    (12)
    • £11.99
    • RRP £69.90
    • Save £57.91
    • Just £1.20 per book
    The Gruffalo, The Gruffalo's Child, Room on the Broom... When it comes to books for toddlers, Julia Donaldson can't be beaten and you'll find all these and more in this brilliant 10-book collection.

    Sure to quickly become bedtime favourites, our collection also includes Julia Donaldson stories that may not be as well known but are just as delightful. With flowing, rhyming copy and illustrations from the likes of Axel Scheffler, Rebecca Cobb and Emily Gravett, we just know your toddlers will love The Snail and the Whale, The Paper Dolls and Cave Baby.

    Stories to be returned to time and time again and perfect for shared reading, you will not find these amazing picture books at a lower price. A must for any young reader!
  • Biff, Chip and Kipper Levels 1-3 - 33 Books - Collection - 9780192739858
    RWBZ 3 years +
    3 years +
    (11)
    • £16.99
    • RRP £163.67
    • Save £146.68
    • Just 51p per book
    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 book 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 parents' handbook full of ideas to make reading fun.
  • The Complete Harry Potter Collection - 7-Book Box Set - Collection - 9781408856772 - J.K. Rowling
    HRYP 9 years +
    9 years +
    (6)
    • £29.99
    • RRP £59.99
    • Save £30.00
    • Just £4.28 per book
    If you're lucky enough to have tickets to see The Cursed Child on stage or can't wait to see Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander in the new Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them film this year, then why not head back to Platform 9 3/4, climb aboard the Hogwarts Express and enjoy the Complete Harry Potter Collection for a magical price. Presented in a gorgeous slipcase, these editions of J. K. Rowling's classics come complete with stunning cover illustrations from Jonny Duddle.

    A phenomenon like no other, Harry's incredible journey begins with The Philosopher's Stone. Unhappily living in a cupboard under the stairs at his aunt's, he's visited by a giant called Rubeus Hagrid who delivers the most astonishing news - Harry's a wizard. As he heads to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, Harry makes friends with Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger, meets oh-so-wise Professor Dumbledore and the complex Severus Snape and their incredible adventure begins. But evil in the shape of Lord Voldemort is getting ever closer - and the Dark Lord has his sights set firmly on Harry.

    Throughout the seven books, Harry learns what it means to be a Gryffindor student and the value of friendship and trust. The eight films starring Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint were a record-breaking success and now you can relive the stories where it all began time and time again with this amazing Harry Potter box set - Expecto Patronum!
  • Ladybird Read It Yourself Collection - 50 Books - Collection - 9780723293811 - Various
    LRIY 4 years +
    4 years +
    (30)
    • £35.00
    • RRP £217.50
    • Save £182.50
    • Just 70p per book
    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!

    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.
  • Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper Levels 4-6 - 25 Books - Collection - 9780192745712
    RWBN 5 years +
    5 years +
    (9)
    • £15.99
    • RRP £123.75
    • Save £107.76
    • Just 64p per book
    Especially published for children at reading levels 4-6 and always popular with Book People customers, we're excited to bring you this massive 25-book Oxford Reading Tree collection starring Biff, Chip and Kipper.

    A scheme used by the vast majority of primary schools, these books will help children aged 5 and over develop into confident readers, and the familiar characters and entertaining stories are sure to be returned to again and again.

    Focusing on phonics so young readers can practise their sounds and letters, these first stories allow children to practise reading everyday language too. With eight covering each level, the fun-filled books come in a popper case and the collection also includes a parents' guide.
  • Enid Blyton Mysteries Collection - 15 Books - Collection - 9780603571633 - Enid Blyton
    EBMY 7 years +
    7 years +
    (4)
    • £14.99
    • RRP £104.85
    • Save £89.86
    • Just £1.00 per book
    From Noddy to Malory Towers and the Naughtiest Girl books, Enid Blyton is one of the finest children's authors of all time. This 15-book collection is very much in the vein of her classic Famous Five and Secret Seven stories.

    Full of mystery, the five Find-Outers and their loyal dog Buster come across all kinds of strange occurrences on their adventures. They'll have to use all their problem-solving skills to find the answers.

    Brilliant, old-fashioned adventures that introduce readers to a classic author.
  • Project X Alien Adventures Series 1 Collection - 31 Books - Collection - 9780192739841
    PXAA 6 years +
    6 years +
    (37)
    • £19.99
    • RRP £154.90
    • Save £134.91
    • Just 64p per book
    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.
  • Usborne Puzzle Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781474904322
    UPUZ 6 years +
    6 years +
    (2)
    • £7.99
    • RRP £35.94
    • Save £27.95
    • Just £1.33 per book
    Packed full of memory games, word searches, spot-the-differences and much more, this six-book collection of brilliant brain-teasers is sure to keep any child happily challenged and entertained on their travels and on those inevitable rainy stay-at-home days.

    Bright, bold and highly engaging, every page of these wonderful children's activity books from the experts at Usborne is packed with engaging illustrations and features a puzzle, game or code to break - allowing kids as young as 6 to develop their problem-solving skills and have lots of fun in the process.

    And we think that parents might enjoy trying their hand at the logic puzzles here as well!
  • Usborne Picture Book Collection - 20 Books - Collection - 9781474920926
    UPBS 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £19.99
    • RRP £99.80
    • Save £79.81
    • Just £1.00 per book
    The experts at Usborne are renowned for their brilliant books and this is a bumper collection of picture books to delight any child aged 3 or over.

    Sure to be shared and enjoyed again and again, the books all feature eye-catching illustrations and are wonderfully evocative.
  • Bedtime Fun For Everyone Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781509829064 - Julia Donaldson et al
    BFUN 3 years +
    Julia Donaldson et al
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £11.99
    • RRP £64.90
    • Save £52.91
    • Just £1.20 per book
    Perfect for little sleepyheads, the Bedtime Fun for Everyone Collection includes 10 wonderful stories to share with your child as they drift off to sleep. It features books from acclaimed authors including Julia Donaldson, Ian Whybrow and Jill Murphy.

    Including just the right combination of soothing stories and exciting tales, this collection will leave you well prepared when it comes to tucking the little ones in for the night.

    With the work of some truly brilliant illustrators also on show, this is a collection of books that will be read over and over again.
  • Let's Read Collection - 12 Books - Collection - 9781509831265 - Julia Donaldson et al
    LTRD 5 years +
    Julia Donaldson et al
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £11.99
    • RRP £59.88
    • Save £47.89
    • Just £1.00 per book
    This collection includes redesigned versions of famous picture books by the likes of Julia Donaldson, Julie Monks and Children's Laureate Chris Riddell. All 12 books have been adapted into early readers and are just perfect for children who are growing in reading confidence.

    With easy-to-read type and original artwork, the familiar stories have been redesigned to help children who are ready to progress from picture books and want to discover the joys of reading a 'real' book.

    Among the stories children will be able to enjoy reading by themselves are The Gruffalo, Marcello Mouse and the Masked Ball and Dinosaur Sleepover.
  • I Wonder Why? Collection - 20 Books - Collection - 9780753440056
    IWDY 7 years +
    7 years +
    (2)
    • £19.99
    • RRP £119.80
    • Save £99.81
    • Just £1.00 per book
    This bumper collection of fact-filled books will intrigue and entertain children who prefer non-fiction.

    Covering topics children often wonder about like why penguins can't fly; why leaves change colour; and why stars twinkle, the books have a conversational format that presents the facts in a natural, amusing and imaginative way.

    Suitable for children aged 5 and over, these are beautifully designed books.