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Book People sells a huge range of nursery rhyme books at unbelievable prices and among these are many classic favourites. We also have treasuries and big books of nursery rhymes.

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Nursery Rhyme Books

Book People sells a huge range of nursery rhyme books at unbelievable prices and among these are many classic favourites. We also have treasuries and big books of nursery rhymes.

  • The Big Lion and the Little Mouse

    Product Code: BLLM
    Other Toddlers
    Hand-picked favourites
    With its shaped cover, this charming board book retells the much-loved story of the lion and the mouse.

    With tactile flip-and-see pages and beautiful illustrations, this colourful book is the perfect introduction to Aesop's Fables for little ones.

    Young readers will love learning the moral behind the text in this appealing book.
    • £2.99
    • RRP £5.99
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    Santa Claus

    Roger Priddy

    Product Code: FFSC
    Other 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Younger readers will love getting to meet all their funny festive friends with this interactive Christmas picture book.

    Greeted by Santa Claus on the front page, complete with felt red outfit and poke-through googly eyes, they'll also have fun meeting Spike the happy Christmas tree (with his decorative red nose!), Snowman Jack, the elves Ben, Bertie, Bill and Bob, and Reindeer Rory. There's even a special surprise awaiting Santa on the final page.

    Full of rhyming text and eye-catchingly bright and chunky artwork, this will help children aged 3 and over get excited about the most wonderful time of the year.
    • £1.49
    • RRP £5.99
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  • The Fast Hare and the Slow Tortoise

    Product Code: FHST
    Other Toddlers
    Hand-picked favourites
    With its shaped cover, this charming board book retells the much-loved story of the hare and the tortoise.

    With tactile flip-and-see pages and beautiful illustrations, this colourful book is the perfect introduction to Aesop's Fables for little ones.

    This simple retelling of the traditional story will help children learn all about the moral behind the text.
    • £2.99
    • RRP £5.99
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  • Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes...

    Annie Kubler

    Product Code: ALTEB
    Board Toddlers
    (1)
    This award winning series has been specifically designed for babies. A great introduction to books through well-known nursery rhymes and interactive text. Singing songs and rhymes is the perfect way to bond with your baby and share quality time. It also aids language development by introducing them to the natural sounds and patterns of speech. Combining these with actions also stimulates the brain and helps muscle development.
    • £3.89
    • RRP £4.99
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  • Nursery Rhymes Audio

    Debi Gliori

    Product Code: AAJBG
    Other 4 years +
    (3)
    Get singing. Listen to the 60-minute CD that contains all fifty rhymes from the book, and have great fun singing along with your child as you follow the words on the page together. Beautifully illustrated with a sprinkle of magic so you can enjoy all your favourite rhymes from "Little Miss Muffet", "Hickory Dickory Dock" to "Ring Around the Rosy" and "Old Mother Hubbard". It is great for sharing at any time of day.
    • £7.89
    • RRP £8.99
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  • The Oxford Treasury of Nursery Rhymes

    Karen King

    Product Code: AKYBK
    Paperback 3 years +
    Meet Jack and Jill, Humpty Dumpty, the man in the moon, and many, many more in this sparkling treasury of over a hundred nursery favourites to share. From bouncy, boisterous songs to lyrical lullabies, there's a rhyme for every mood and moment. The words to each rhyme are accompanied by beautiful illustrations and there are action suggestions to keep little ones moving while they join in!
    • £9.89
    • RRP £10.99
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  • Lucy Cousins Treasury of Nursery Rhymes

    Lucy Cousins

    Product Code: ANNAB
    Hardback Babies
    From "Humpty Dumpty", to "Rock-a-bye Baby", this wonderful collection of nursery rhymes has been beautifully imagined by Lucy Cousins, illustrator of the Maisy books. Lucy Cousins Treasury of Nursery Rhymes Book and CD is completed with audio recording by Children's TV Presenter Katy Ashworth and robust, easy-to-hold tabs for finding your favourite rhymes. They're a perfect, playful introduction to the world of stories for little children.
    • £8.39
    • RRP £8.99
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  • The Puffin Baby and Toddler Treasury

    Product Code: AAGXQ
    Hardback Toddlers
    (1)
    "The Puffin Baby and Toddler Treasury" is a timeless collection of favourite nursery rhymes, lullabies, poems and stories, featuring well-loved characters, such as Spot, The Snowman and Beatrix Potter's Tom Kitten. Brought to life by some of the most talented children's illustrators, this treasury is perfect for sharing and will make any collection complete.
    • £14.89
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  • Nursery Rhymes

    Product Code: AAKQO
    Other 3 years +

    If you're a bit rusty on the words to Hey Diddle Diddle, Little Bo Peep or Goosey Goosey Gander and other nursery rhymes, then this collection is a best buy! With gorgeous illustrations, touch-and-feel features and an audio CD, Nursery Rhymes is a lovely collection with tons of baby and toddler appeal.

    • £9.89
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  • Ladybird First Favourite Nursery Rhymes

    Product Code: AANLA
    Board Toddlers
    "Ladybird First Favourite Nursery Rhymes" contains 15 well-loved, classic nursery rhymes to share and enjoy together. A beautifully illustrated first nursery rhyme book with tabs, it is perfect for young children. This lovely book has a squishy padded cover and sturdy tabbed edges to help find and choose playtime, sing-along or bedtime favourites! The playtime rhymes section contains popular classics such as "Jack and Jill", "Little Miss Muffet" and "Little Boy Blue". Or sing and clap along to the interactive rhymes such as "Ring-a-ring o'roses", "The Wheels on the Bus", "Pat-a-cake", and "Incy Wincy Spider". Then soothe your little one to sleep at the end of the day with favourite bedtime rhymes like "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star" and "Hush-a-bye, Baby".
    • £8.89
    • RRP £9.99
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  • Nursery Rhymes

    Lucy Cousins

    Product Code: AKHSF
    Board 3 years +
    From Humpty Dumpty, to The Grand Old Duke of York, the sounds and rhythms of these wonderful nursery rhymes are beautifully imagined by Lucy Cousins, illustrator of the Maisy books. They're a perfect, playful introduction to the world of stories for little children. Also available in this series: My First Bedtime Rhymes
    • £6.89
    • RRP £6.99
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  • Quentin Blake's Nursery Rhyme Book

    Quentin Blake

    Product Code: AFEDC
    Paperback 3 years +
    In this brilliant collection of traditional rhymes, Quentin Blake is in his element. Come and join him and meet the fabulous Handy spandy (Jack a Dandy), Jack Sprat, Gregory Griggs (with twenty-seven wigs), Terence McDiddler the three-stringer fiddler and many, many more!!
    • £7.89
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  • My Favourite Nursery Rhymes Board Book: Bedtime Rhymes

    Tony Ross

    Product Code: ANHVV
    Other Toddlers
    Young children and babies will love these lullaby bedtime rhymes, including Hey, Diddle Diddle, Rock-a-Bye Baby, Diddle Diddle Dumpling, Wee Willie Winkie and Twinkle Twinkle Little Star. This is a wonderful book to share, plus download the QR code so that you can listen along!
    • £5.89
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  • Nursery Rhymes and Songs

    Product Code: ACGUK
    Other Toddlers
    (1)
    Join in the fun with Peppa's very own song and nursery rhyme book. All your favourite rhymes and Peppa tunes are beautifully presented in this delightful book and CD. Sing along to your heart's content with Peppa, her family and friends.
    • £7.59
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  • Brian Wildsmith's Favourite Nursery Rhymes

    Brian Wildsmith

    Product Code: AMLBK
    Paperback 5 years +
    Find out what happens to the unfortunate Humpty Dumpty, ride with a fine lady to Banbury Cross, watch a cow jump over the moon, listen to Old King Cole's fiddlers, and march with the Duke of York in this wonderful collection of nursery rhymes. Brian Wildsmith has chosen over eighty best-loved rhymes that are full of charm and rhythm, and has illustrated them with great exuberance and imagination. Nursery rhymes are delight to share from one generation to the next and this beautiful book is sure to be enjoyed by young and old alike.
    • £10.59
    • RRP £11.99
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  • The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book

    Iona Opie

    Product Code: AMKCJ
    Hardback Toddlers
    The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book contains 800 nursery rhymes and ditties which are the heritage of our oral tradition. All the well-known rhymes are included as well as many rare ones. Special sections are devoted to lullabies and dandling rhymes, toe rhymes, catches, charms, traditional street cries, riddle verses, nursery maxims, and humorous ballads. The text is further enlivened by 600 illustrations, many of them eighteenth- and nineteenth-century woodcuts and engravings.
    • £17.99
    • RRP £18.00
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  • Where My Wellies Take Me

    Michael Morpurgo

    Product Code: ALHBA
    Paperback 3 years +
    (2)
    Pippa loves staying with her Aunty Peggy. She loves going for walks, whether it's sunshiney or cold - long, wandering walks where her wellies take her. Follow Pippa into the beautiful countryside as her day unfolds, and the wildlife, animals and people she encounters are complemented by relevant poems from some of our greatest authors. Part poetry anthology, part child's scrapbook, this is a truly lavish project designed to instil a love of language in young children.
    • £10.89
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  • Dinosaur Rhyme Time

    Product Code: AKQVF
    Hardback 3 years +
    All your favourite nursery rhymes seen as never before with a cast of cute and cuddly dinosaurs playing the leading roles! With favourite nursery rhymes including Oh the Grand Old Duke of York and Little Miss Muffet, as well as singalong classics such as the Wheels on the Bus and If You're Happy and You Know It, children will love this adorable and unique collection - rhyme time has never been such fun! Contains: Row, row, row your boat; Oh, the Grand old Duke of York; Little Miss Muffet; Jack and Jill; Doctor Foster; One, two buckle my shoe; The Wheels on the Bus; Round and round the garden; Mary, Mary; Humpty Dumpty; I'm a Little teapot; If you're happy and you know it; Lavender's blue; Ring a ring a roses; Twinkle Twinkle and Rock-a-bye Baby.
    • £7.89
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  • The Orchard Book of Nursery Rhymes for Your Baby

    Mary Ann Hoberman

    Product Code: AANLV
    Hardback 5 years +
    This sumptuous collection of over 60 favourite nursery rhymes is beautifully illustrated with warmth and humour by best-loved artist Penny Dann in her fun, contemporary new artwork style. Rhymes are arranged in seven themed sections, perfect to dip into. A foreword by US Children's Poet Laureate and respected children's author Mary Ann Hoberman explores the joy of sharing rhymes with your baby, making this the perfect addition to a baby's nursery bookshelf and a gift to be treasured for years to come.
    • £11.99
    • RRP £14.99
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  • Nursery Rhymes

    Margaret Tarrant

    Product Code: ABDIP
    Hardback Toddlers
    Beautifully-illustrated collection of favourite nursery rhymes from one of Britain's greatest illustrators. First published in 1941, this lovingly-crafted edition is a must have for children everywhere.
    • £11.89
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Our wonderful range of nursery rhyme books will have little ones singing songs, clapping hands, and having lots of fun! We offer classic nursery rhyme treasuries, themed books featuring beloved characters, and titles by highly-acclaimed authors and illustrators.

Treasure troves of timeless rhymes

Get nostalgic with our range of classic treasuries, featuring all your favourite sing-along nursery rhymes. Rediscover much-loved rhymes such as Humpty Dumpty, Jack and Jill, Little Bo Peep, Mary Had a Little Lamb and many more.

Familiar faces for even more fun

Our range features lots of favourite characters, such as Peppa Pig, Peter Rabbit and even dinosaurs, as well as titles from much-loved authors and illustrators. See beautiful books by Nick Sharratt, Quentin Blake, Tony Ross and more.

Oodles of fun across our range

Nothing could be better for little ones than bright, bold books involving lots of colour, noise, movement and fun! What’s more, they’ll be picking up early skills in numbers, first words, phonics and more, all whilst enjoying enchanting songs and rhymes.