Children's Books

Homework Help Books

  • TMDE 5 years +
    Carol Vorderman
    5 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Supporting the National Curriculum, this book contains advice from Carol Vorderman that will help children get to grips with their times tables.

    Covering Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2, this book has easy-to-follow tips, hints and advice that will help children memorise their times tables.

    Presented in a wiro-bound format, it has tabbed pages to make it easy to see which section you're in and also includes a selection of stickers.
  • WDGU 5 years +
    Virginie Morgand
    5 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Providing children with a fascinating insight into what adults do all day every day, this book covers over 100 jobs across 15 busy scenes including the farm, hospital and school.

    On one page is a busy scene and then when children turn the page they can discover what each person's job entails. The book is packed with so much information and it's sure to become an instant hit!
  • HSTO 7 years +
    Fatti Burke
    7 years +
    • £8.40
    • RRP £22.99
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    Enjoy a time-travelling journey through the history of Ireland with this exciting book.

    Covering the beautiful country, era by era, it's full of detailed illustrations and fabulous facts. From the earliest settlements right up to the present day, it covers everything from courageous Celts to rampaging Vikings and rebellious Republicans.

    It even shows children where the residents of Ireland lived in the past, what they are, what they wore and what school was like.
  • What Keeps Polar Bears Warm Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9789384625511
    WKPB 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £24.95
    • Save £19.96
    • Just £1.00 per book
    This collection will be available to buy from early-February onwards. Please keep checking back.

    This five-book collection has answers to everyday questions that children have about various important topics.

    From what makes our Earth unique to what puts the 'pop' in popcorn, the books will satisfy any curious mind. Covering the same subjects that children are learning about in their early years at school, these are fun and interactive books full of fascinating facts.

    Fully illustrated, the books will help young children learn about things that surround them and cover themes including science, nature, technology and animals.
  • HLLO 5 years +
    Jonathan Litton
    5 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Children (and you!) will love learning how to greet people with this gorgeous and interactive atlas of hellos.

    With one basic premise - encouraging children to say 'hi' throughout the world - this book celebrates the joys of language and introduces children and young readers to multiple nations. There are also facts to pore over and tabs to lift that reveal the correct pronunciation for each welcome.

    From how to say 'hi' in hieroglyphics to saying 'hao' in Native American hand talk, Hello World is a beautiful book that opens up a world of exploration and greetings.
  • CCSA 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    With 300 stickers and a hands-on approach to learning, this book will tell children what's inside their computers and how their apps and games are made.

    It also explains how simple instructions tell a computer what to do and describes the basics of coding in a very accessible way. It's a great book for schoolchildren who are learning about IT and it encourages them to discover the fact-packed world of technology.

    It even features fun activities, puzzles and mazes to complete.
  • Science Crackers Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781784938093
    SCCR 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £23.96
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    • Just £1.25 per book
    Covering astronomy, biology, chemistry and physics, this four-book collection is full of quirky facts that will help children discover all the secrets of science.

    Presented in a bright and contemporary style with fantastic photographs, the books are filled with hands-on science activities and cover all the key science topics for children aged 7 and over.

    The books have been written by award-winning science authors and encourage a back-to-basics approach to learning about these core science topics.

    With funny cartoon characters throughout, they explain scientific theories in a clear and concise way and contain practical activities to help kids understand how science is relevant in today's world.
  • Write and Wipe Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781785500978
    WRWP 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.99
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    • Just £1.25 per book
    This wipe-clean four-book collection will introduce children to first concepts including numbers and letters.

    The Counting book focuses on counting and tracing numbers up to 10 and then matching them with groups of objects; the First Concepts book introduces colours, shapes, sizes and amounts; the Letter Sounds book introduces the correspondence between letters and sounds; and the Alphabet book will help kids get to grips with their ABCs.

    All the books will also help develop children's hand-eye coordination and writing skills.
  • Letts Wild About: Ages 3-5 Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9780007953486
    LTWA 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £19.95
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    • Just £1.20 per book
    Covering the topics of numbers, counting, writing, the alphabet and phonics, these activity-filled workbooks from Letts all feature amazing animals and will help children aged between 3 and 5 get to grips with English and Maths.

    Supporting the Early Years Curriculum, the books have accessible activities which allow children to practise key numeracy and literacy skills, while also exploring the world of animals through weird and wonderful facts.
  • Letts Wild About: Ages 5-7 Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9780007953417
    LTWB 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.99
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    Supporting the new Key Stage 1 National Curriculum, this five-book collection is bursting with animal-themed activities that will help children aged between 5 and 7 hone their English and Maths skills.

    Encouraging children to go on a wild adventure to improve their English and Maths skills, each book features accessible activities that will support what they're learning at school and even features quick tests to check progress.

    The workbooks are packed with weird and wonderful facts about the animal kingdom and cover topics including grammar and punctuation, handwriting, phonics and spelling, addition and subtraction and the times table.
  • The Shakespeare Stories Collection - 16 Books - Collection - 9781408344880 - Andrew Matthews & Tony Ross
    NSHK 7 years +
    Andrew Matthews & Tony Ross
    7 years +
    (3)
    • £9.99
    • RRP £79.84
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    • Just 62.00p per book
    It's now over 400 years since the Bard died and his work still remains just as relevant and compelling today. Boasting 16 of William Shakespeare's most popular and enduring plays, this collection contains rewritten versions of all his most well-known tales.

    From the tragedy of Macbeth to the humour of Much Ado About Nothing, this superb collection of paperbacks makes an excellent introduction to Shakespeare for younger readers.

    The tales have been retold using accessible language and with the help of Tony Ross's engaging black-and-white illustrations, each play is vividly brought to life, allowing these culturally enriching stories to be shared with as wide an audience as possible.

    Please note that although these books are suitable for children aged 9 and over to enjoy independently, the themes they cover mean they may be considered more suitable for shared reading with children aged 7 plus.
  • IREL 7 years +
    John Burke
    7 years +
    • £6.00
    • RRP £21.99
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    This breathtakingly exciting book discovers Ireland, county by county, as you've never seen it before! Armchair travelers of any age will be totally absorbed by Fatti Burke's detailed illustrations and her father John's fabulous facts to be discovered on every page. Spot the ghosts in Dunluce Castle, taste rashers which were invented in Waterford, take a boat out on one of Cavan's 360 lakes -- even discover which county Elvis Presley's ancestors were from! Discover hundreds of things about Ireland until you have an Irelandopedic knowledge yourself!
  • NATR 7 years +
    Michael Fewer
    7 years +
    • £8.40
    • RRP £19.99
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    This breathtakingly exciting new book introduces you to Ireland's flora and fauna with every changing season. Discover the magic of nature right on your doorstep, from the back garden to the local park and the countryside. Even the smallest garden is a vast canvas of nature with its worms, insects, flowers and birds. Listen to the blackbird's song, spot an madra rua in your local town, discover why the ash tree is good for making hurlies, count a snail's 27,000 teeth, watch stags fight and spot jellyfish at the seaside, laughing as you discover the meaning of their Irish name, smugairle roin! With Naturama you will discover the magic of every Irish season. So put your boots on - it's time to go outside! 'From the makers of the fabulous Irelandopedia comes Naturama, a fun book that encourages its reader to get outside and explore the great Irish outdoors,' Irish Tatler 'A joy to read and a must for both homes and classrooms!' RTEjr 'Simply beautiful,' Woman's Way
  • KE1232 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £20.00
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    With an image of a ferocious T-Rex that can be projected onto a wall using a torch on the front of the box, you know this is a set children will love. And just wait until they see what's inside the box!

    Not only will children find a model fossil to build but they'll also be able to get their hands on a fossil excavation kit; hang up the wall charts; find, stick and learn about dinosaurs in the fun-filled sticker book; and discover all about the prehistoric world in the stunning visual guide, Discover Dinosaurs.

    Children who love dinosaurs will be captivated by this big box of books and treats that will help them learn all about the magnificent, prehistoric beasts.
  • KE1233 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £20.00
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    This big box will tell budding scientists everything they need to know about the human body.

    The padded Wonders of Learning book provides a fun and informative introduction to the workings of the body and explains everything from what goes on inside our bodies to what happens to the air we breathe, while the Find, Stick and Learn sticker book helps children have some interactive fun while learning about its intricacies.

    There are also wall charts to develop further understanding, stencils, colouring pencils and best of all - a build-it-yourself skeleton!

    A complete guide to anatomy, the box even has a special design where children can project an image of a human body onto the wall of a dark room using a torch.
  • Collins Easy Learning Quick Quizzes Age 5-7 Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780007961436
    CQQF 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.90
    • Save £29.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Full of fun and engaging quizzes, this 10-book collection will help children learn a number of key skills.

    Covering phonics, spelling and grammar and punctuation so that children can hone their English skills; and addition and subtraction, multiplication and division, times tables, fractions and telling the time so that they can master maths, the books provide a fun way of learning.

    The books have simple, clear layouts with colourful illustrations and handy hints to help children through the quizzes.
  • SPCH 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    This book not only teaches children all the spelling rules but also will help them learn how to spell over 2,000 words.

    With an appealing visual style, it explains the useful spelling rules and patterns; focuses on the key word lists your children need to know; and will explain about some of the tricky words that trip all ages up.

    Providing plenty of practice and support, Spell Check is sure to make your children spelling superstars.
  • Big Countdown Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781445157634
    BGCT 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £53.94
    • Save £45.95
    • Just £1.33 per book
    This collection will be available to buy from late-January onwards. Please keep checking back.

    Question: do you know how many different insects there are in the rainforest? Answer: 30 million. How about the number of grains of sand on Earth? Well, that's 7 quintillion and 500 quadrillion (obviously...)

    The six books in this collection will help children count down the world with an amazing mix of numbers, facts and stats - ranging from the highest to the lowest.

    Using infographics and photographs, the books will help children visualise and understand numbers and build their skills in data handling. They cover a range of topics including science, nature, biology and the solar system.
  • Collins Easy Learning Quick Quizzes Age 7-9 Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780007961542
    CQQS 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.90
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    Full of fun and engaging quizzes, this 10-book collection will help children aged 7 and over learn a number of key skills.

    Focusing on English and maths, the quizzes cover the likes of spelling, grammar & punctuation, addition & subtraction, multiplication & division, times tables, mental maths, fractions & decimals and telling the time.

    The books have simple, clear layouts with colourful illustrations and handy hints to help children through the quizzes.
  • ANHXO 7 years +
    Anita Ganeri
    7 years +
    • £5.39
    • RRP £8.99
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    Life in Medieval Britain explains what life was like for young people in the centuries after the Norman Conquest of England. It looks at everything from knights and castles to having fun.
  • UPUP Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    With rhyming text, this interactive picture book gives children the chance to learn about natural woodland and meet some of its inhabitants with the help of a friendly squirrel.

    With one squirrel and one tree, this book explains all the goings-on in the surrounding area.

    The squirrel is searching for acorns and there are all sorts of flaps to lift, peep-through holes to look through and many other exciting surprises!
  • DITS Toddlers
    Maxime Lebrun
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    Head deep down into the sea and discover some of the stunning creatures that live down there with this incredible, interactive picture book.

    With Pixar-esque artwork and plenty of flaps to lift that reveal amazing facts about what life is like under the sea, the brilliant book follows a turtle as he heads deeper and deeper down to the bottom of the sea.

    A combination of fact and fiction, this is a lift-and-learn, peek-through book that also has plenty of things to count and discover.
  • The Way Things Work - Hardback - 9780241227930 - David Macaulay
    TWTW 7 years +
    David Macaulay
    7 years +
    • £8.00
    • RRP £19.99
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    Ever wondered how machines work? This revised edition of David Macaulay's How Things Work will show you everything you need to know about their inner workings.

    Explaining the science behind the technologies of everything from the simple lever to the modern micro-processor, the book also covers clocks, watches, jet engines and the internet. Many of the explanations are accompanied by clear illustrations and the humorous approach makes even the most complicated processes clear.

    Fun, fascinating and accessible, this is a handy book for any engineer of the future!
  • RWHL 7 years +
    Professor Robert Winston
    7 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    Professor Robert Winston is a hugely popular and widely respected scientist and in this book he encourages children to try out their own experiments at home!

    With step-by-step instructions and everyday parts, these experiments are easy to prepare and your budding scientists will be astounded by the results.

    Kids will love stirring up sticky slime, building solar systems out of rubber bands and even constructing a volcano!