Children's Books

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  • Everything I Need to Know for School: Complete Key Stage 1: Ages 5-7 Collection - 30 Books - Collection - 9780241279946
    ENKC 5 years +
    5 years +
    (2)
    • £29.99
    • RRP £112.70
    • Save £82.71
    • Just £1.00 per book
    This huge 30-book collection covers a wide range of subjects and topics that children will be studying at Key Stage 1 level.

    It includes workbooks, non-fiction books and even a visual dictionary. There are two workbooks each for Science, Maths and English, while there are also books to help with spelling, handwriting and even telling the time.

    Topics including animals, the rainforest and history are also covered throughout this huge collection of learning books which are perfect for helping with homework. It has more or less everything children need to know for school!
  • Letts Magical Skills: Ages 5-7 Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780007961658
    MSKL 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.90
    • Save £29.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    These activity books have been especially written to help children aged 5 and over learn all about the magic of maths and English.

    Fun and interactive, they're sure to engage and motivate young learners and are bursting with magical characters and illustrations to inspire key skills practice.

    A great aid to their lessons at school, these books look at addition and subtraction, multiplication and division and phonics, spelling and handwriting.
  • Everything I Need to Know for School: Lower Key Stage 2 Collection - 30 Books - Collection - 9780241279960
    ENKL 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £29.99
    • RRP £112.70
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    Especially tailored towards students studying at the lower end of Key Stage 2, this 30-book collection covers a huge range of subjects and will provide help both at home and in the classroom.

    Linked to the National Curriculum, the collection comes in a sturdy slipcase and includes workbooks on the core subjects of maths, English and science as well as other important subjects including geography and computer coding. There is also an illustrated dictionary to further aid learning.

    Colour coded for ease of use, the books are full of accessible information and break down the tricky subjects into easier, bite-sized snippets of information. This is a must for any child who wants to succeed at school.
  • MPMA 5 years +
    Sam Smith
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £4.00
    This appealing activity book invites children aged 5 and over to work their way through a series of marvellous mazes based on scenes from all around the world.

    Perfect for little jetsetters, the mazes provide a brilliant introduction to maps and are featured in very intricate and bright illustrations. They even have things to spot and find along the way!

    The maps take in everywhere from Tokyo to New York and the Alpine Mountains to Pedigree Parks providing a fun introduction to geography. There are even lost cities and maps that will take your children deep into outer space.
  • Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper Levels 4-6 Collection - 25 Books - Collection - 9780192745712
    RWBN 5 years +
    5 years +
    (16)
    • £15.99
    • RRP £123.75
    • Save £107.76
    • Just 64.00p 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.
  • Starting School with Carol Vorderman Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780241287675
    SSCV 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.90
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    As children prepare to start school for the first time, they may need some reassurance from what to expect. Luckily, Carol Vorderman is on hand to help your child learn the key skills they'll need for this time with this 10-book collection.

    Covering topics including the alphabet, numbers and early reading and writing skills, the books are accessible and feature a host of fun activities and practical learning experiences to give them a head start.

    From phonics to math skills, sorting and matching, this is an essential guide for children aged 3 and over (and their parents!) who want to get ahead when starting school.
  • Computer Coding Projects for Kids - Paperback - 9780241241332
    CPFK 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    Part of Carol Vorderman's bestselling series that helps children get to grips with computer coding, this book offers a step-by-step visual guide to creating Scratch projects.

    With simple instructions on how to use the popular programming language and advice on improving coding skills, it will help children create mind-bending illusions, crazy animations and interactive artwork.

    Kids can customise the projects and games and then share them with all their friends and family.
  • CSTD 11 years +
    Collins Dictionaries
    11 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £7.00
    Especially written for students aged 11 and over for use in both class and at home, this curriculum-based student dictionary from the experts at Collins is a must-have for every child's rucksack.

    Including curriculum and technical terms, and additional features such as etymologies, word histories, grammar and more, the dictionary has been produced with the help of teachers across the key stage 4 and 5 levels to ensure that it meets the need of every child preparing for and working through their GCSE studies.

    Including a Survival Guide to English with advice on writing and exam techniques, the Collins Student Dictionary is clearly written and sure to give your child a boost going into exams.

    Please be advised this dictionary includes all kinds of words, including some that could be considered offensive.
  • ST2665 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £15.99
    • Save £11.00
    These four bright and fantastic wall charts will help your children get to grips with some important concepts.

    Making learning fun, there is a chart dedicated to the times tables, one all about the solar system and even one which introduces the flags of the world. The pack also includes an introduction to the human skeleton.

    Ages 7 plus

    Box dimensions: 530 x 200mm. Each poster: 750 x 520mm
  • Songbirds Phonics Collection - 36 Books - Collection - 9780198411093 - Julia Donaldson
    SONB 4 years +
    Julia Donaldson
    4 years +
    (57)
    • £16.99
    • RRP £128.82
    • Save £111.83
    • Just 47.00p per book
    Written by Julia Donaldson, the author of The Gruffalo, the 36 books in this Songbirds Phonics Collection are especially designed to help ease young children through the process of learning to read.

    From the Oxford Reading Tree, this collection combines playful rhythm-and-rhyme tales with vibrant and interesting illustrations sure to engage little ones.

    Great for encouraging gradual progress and for preparing children for studies in primary school or supplementing their early learning, these bite-sized tales will promote an early positive reading experience.
  • Songbirds Activity Collection - 8 Books - Collection - 9780192743114 - Julia Donaldson
    SBAC 4 years +
    Julia Donaldson
    4 years +
    (3)
    • £6.99
    • RRP £31.92
    • Save £24.93
    • Just 87.00p per book
    From the dream combination of Oxford Reading Tree and Gruffalo author Julia Donaldson, these phonics activity books will inspire children aged between 4 and 6 to develop all their essential reading and writing skills.

    Bright and boldly presented in a very appealing style, the books are packed full of fun and engaging activities, some of which can be completed using the stickers provided. This will help children develop their coordination skills.

    With eight books to work through, these books provide a great way for children to practise pronouncing and identifying sounds, getting to grips with letters and developing key reading skills - at an early age - in the comfort of their own home.
  • WEPN
    Toby Young
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Written by How to Lose Friends and Alienate People author Toby Young and Miranda Thomas, What Every Parent Needs to Know: How to Help Your Child Get the Most out of Primary School is a step-by-step guide to what parents can expect when children get to this age.

    Fully up to date so that it fits in with (and explains!) the New Curriculum, the practical guide will show how you can tell what your child is learning, and if they are behaving themselves or not...

    Year by year, it reveals what children will be learning and shows what they'll be taught and why. It also provides information and advice on what children should know at the start of each year, and what they should be able to achieve by the end.

    With its games and exercises, the handy guide has been designed to help you prepare, encourage and nurture children every step of the way as they work their way through each term. You'll give this book an A*!
  • Letts Monster Practice: Ages 3-5 Collection - 8 Books - Collection - 9780007957231
    MPRA 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £31.92
    • Save £23.93
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Providing children aged 3 and over with an introduction to subjects and topics they'll be studying when they go to school, this eight-book collection contains a number of fun-filled activities.

    Especially written for preschool children, the friendly monsters will introduce the fun learning activities and help kids build up their numeracy and literacy skills. From phonics, writing and the alphabet to numbers and counting - and even an introduction to what to expect when they start school - these books will prove invaluable.

    Fully supporting the National Curriculum, these books provide Monster fun for children who want to learn in exciting ways. Each book even comes with a monster mask!
  • British History Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9780753436028
    BRIH 9 years +
    9 years +
    (5)
    • £6.99
    • RRP £35.94
    • Save £28.95
    • Just £1.17 per book
    Coming in a handy ziplock bag, this collection includes six fact-filled books that will take children aged 9 and over (studying at Key Stages 2 and 3) through the key periods in British History.

    The information is expertly broken down into bite-sized pieces, making this the ideal reference collection for homework and school projects.

    Covering Early Britain, the Middle Ages, the Tudors and Stuarts, the Georgians, the Victorian Age and Modern Britain, each book focuses on the politics, wars, lifestyles and key interventions from its period. The timelines will help children keep track of what happened.

    Fully illustrated throughout, the British History Collection offers a stimulating read for children who are fascinated by our past.
  • STEM Activity Book Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781909767959
    STEM 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £27.96
    • Save £21.97
    • Just £1.50 per book
    STEM - science, technology, engineering and maths - has become a very important concept for children to study and learn from while they're at school. This collection of four books covers each subject and is packed with activities to help children learn in a fun and interactive fashion.

    From how pumps and hinges work to the differences between renewable and non-renewable energy, these books are packed with clear and easy-to-understand facts. There are also practical, hands-on activities to help children learn about the likes of coding and motors.

    Suitable for children aged 7 and over, these books are sure to inspire them to learn and discover more about the world around them and even perhaps inspire them to come up with their own inventions.
  • Spectacular Visual Guides Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781912006977
    SPVG 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £11.99
    • RRP £59.90
    • Save £47.91
    • Just £1.20 per book
    This 10-book collection provides accounts of how some of the world's most important inventions were built and how they work - some of which to this very day.

    Full of eye-catching illustrations and detailed and informative text, the books cover the likes of Egyptian pyramids, viking towns and Greek temples.

    Perfect for children fascinated in history, these books will become handy study aids and are sure to keep children absorbed for hours on end.
  • The 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
    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.
  • Biff, Chip and Kipper: Time Chronicles Collection - 18 Books - Collection - 9780192758613
    BCKT 7 years +
    7 years +
    (6)
    • £14.99
    • RRP £107.82
    • Save £92.83
    • Just 83.00p per book
    The familiar figures of Biff, Chip and Kipper have grown up and are all set to enjoy some excellent adventures in this 18-book collection.

    As they embark on the mission of a lifetime, your children will be on the edge of their seats. Ideal for children making the transition from picture books to longer stories, the adventures feature characters from the past, giving children an insight into history.

    The books also include extras such as parent support, historical fact files and suggestion for things to talk about regarding the story.

    Format - Paperback
  • Smart Girl's Guides Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781407153810 - Authors vary
    SMGG 11 years +
    Authors vary
    11 years +
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £17.97
    • Save £12.98
    • Just £1.66 per book
    The essential guide to problem-free puberty, The Smart Girl's Guide to Growing Up will help answer all the questions teens and tweens are embarrassed to ask their parents as they enter womanhood.

    Presented here in a three-book set alongside The Smart Girl's Guide to Friendship and The Smart Girl's Guide to Life, the books are written by Anita Ganeri in a witty, sensible and friendly style and aim to make the changes girls of this age are facing far less frightening.
  • Start Reading Collection - 52 Books - Collection - 9781526302809
    SRDG 3 years +
    3 years +
    (3)
    • £29.99
    • RRP £259.48
    • Save £229.49
    • Just 58.00p per book
    This collection contains 52 books that will help children on their way to becoming confident readers. Each book has been Book Banded (the system used in primary schools) and is suitable for children aged between 4 and 7.

    The books will help children gain confidence and enjoy reading for pleasure. From castle mysteries to superhero exploits, the stories are illustrated and progress gradually as children become more fluent in reading.

    Compiled in consultation with a literacy expert, these books will help children at the earliest reading levels.
  • ST2606
    • £4.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £5.00
    Will you side with Steve Rogers or Tony Stark?

    Based on Captain America: Civil War, this brilliant stationery set features artwork of the iconic characters and asks children (and grown-ups) to join a side.

    In the set you'll find an A5 notebook with a sticker sheet, an eraser, a cool pencil case, a ruler, a pen, a pencil sharpener and two pencils - and with Book People's super price, you won't need any of Stark's millions to afford it all!

    Dimensions: 360 x 250mm
  • WDGU 5 years +
    Virginie Morgand
    5 years +
    (2)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £10.00
    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!
  • Marvel Captain America Ringbinder Pack - Other - 5012128467875
    ST2607 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £7.00
    Captain America: Civil War is one of the cinema hits of 2016. Finding our heroes Captain America and Iron Man at odds with each other, it was a spectacular watch.

    Marvel fans of all ages will want to get their hands on this stationery collection featuring the two superheroes. There's a handy A4 ringbinder which has Steve Rogers and Tony Stark in their costumes ready for battle, three handy exercise books and a ball pen in Captain America's patriotic colours.

    Will you be Team Cap or Team Stark?

    Dimensions: 320 x 240mm (ringbinder 320 x 240mm; exercise books 210 x 145mm)
  • The Gruffalo: Bumper Stationery Set - Other - 5060121269750
    ST2658 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £19.75
    • Save £9.76
    This huge value set has superb stationery (a fabric pencil case, pencil with Gruffalo topper and erasers) and a money tin for any young reader who loves the Gruffalo and his friends from the deep dark wood.

    Dimensions: Doodle book 150 x 105mm, pencil case 205 x 90mm, money tin105 x 95mm

    Ages 3 plus