Early Years

  • OTOW 5 years +
    5 years +
    (2)
    • £3.99
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    This large-format hardback will tell your little undersea explorer everything they want to know about the creatures that live under the sea.

    Otto the Octopus has lost his best friend Hula and is need of some help. Children have to follow the clues, complete the activities and tick off the checklist of animals they spot along the way.

    This is a lovely interactive book for little nature lovers.
  • WITB 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
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    This large-format hardback will tell your little nature enthusiast everything they want to know about the creatures that live in the world's forests.

    A panda has lost his friend and comes across all kinds of fun characters and rhyming riddles as he tries to track them down. Children have to follow the clues, complete the activities and tick off the checklist of animals they spot along the way.

    This is a lovely interactive book for little nature lovers.
  • A Kid's Guide to Feelings Collection - 8 Books - Collection - 9781912502561
    KIDS 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £11.99
    • RRP £63.92
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    • Just £1.50 per book
    The Agents of F.E.E.L.S are here to help young children learn all about emotions.

    With superheroes representing feelings including sadness, happiness, jealousy, excitement and embarrassment, these books are presented in an eye-catching comic book format and the everyday situations the characters find themselves in add to the appeal.

    These appealing books combine interesting storylines with facts that will encourage young readers to talk about how they are feeling.
    Format: paperback
  • Whose Little Baby Are You? Collection - Collection - 9781911341994
    WSLB 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £7.99
    • RRP £29.94
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    • Just £1.33 per book
    This accessible series of children's books introduces cute baby animals ranging from fluffy ostrich chicks to newborn giant pandas.

    They explain how not every baby looks like their parents and will encourage young readers to turn the pages to discover just who the baby animal belongs to.

    These nature books also explain how animal mums and dads care for their young and show how baby animals grow, change and prepare for adult life.
    Format: paperback
  • My Usborne Reading Library Beginners Collection - 50 Books - Collection - 9781409591528
    URLI 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £39.99
    • RRP £199.50
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    • Just 80p per book
    Inspire a lifelong love of reading in children with this great value library full of books!

    Filled with fantastic illustrations, there are books to suit all levels of reading ability. All 50 titles feature in the Usborne Reading Programme; a range that has been especially developed to help encourage young readers at home.

    Includes:
    14 x First Reading Level Three titles
    16 x First Reading Level Four Titles
    20 x Young Reading Series One titles

    Format: paperback
  • Healthy Me Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781526310644
    HEAM 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £5.99
    • RRP £35.96
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    • Just £1.50 per book
    Your children can learn all about eating well, resting, sleeping and looking after their mental health with this four-book collection.

    These engaging and illustrated books are specially written for children aged 5 and over and explain how important these traits are. They fully support the National Curriculum and present information in a hugely accessible way.
    Format: paperback
  • Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper Levels 4-6 Collection - 25 Books - Collection - 9780192745712
    RWBN 5 years +
    5 years +
    (34)
    • £17.99
    • RRP £123.75
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    • Just 72p 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.
    Format: paperback
  • CNI2 4 years +
    4 years +
    (1)
    • £2.99
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    This gorgeous little book has everything your children need to be able to tell the time - rhyming step-by-step instructions and a hands-on practice clock.

    Cuddly Rabbit and his friends go through the times of the day to help children familiarise with the right clock face for waking up, eating breakfast, brushing their teeth, getting dressed and going out to play.

    The interactive clock has click-clack hands that stay in place when children have added the correct time. There are also handy hints for learning how to tell when it's quarter past, half past and quarter to.
  • CNJ2 4 years +
    4 years +
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    Spotty Dog and his animal friends will help your children learn how to tie their shoelaces in a variety of ways. This book has step-by-step instructions for the traditional method, a loop bow and a double-quick bow.

    It even includes a practice shoe encased in the book so children can try the skill over and over again before mastering their own shoes. This is a handy introduction to a valuable and important life skill.

  • Search and Find Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781789581355
    SRCH 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £49.90
    • Save £39.91Save 79%
    • Just £1.00 per book
    From pirates plundering the high seas to epic missions to space and perfect princesses to awesome animals, these search-and-find books will provide hours of fun and entertainment.

    There are 500 things to search for in the lively scenes in each book and the incredible Book People price makes them perfect for sharing out at parties or as presents.

    The full-colour books will also help children develop their observational skills while searching for the items across every spread.
    Format: paperback
  • FLNG 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £10.99
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    With a cut-out, peek-through silhouette of a brave little boy pondering his thoughts, this is a book that will help you and your children understand the nature of feelings and what they mean.

    Sure to make you and your kids experience all the emotions, the text is visceral and the visual style makes it rewarding on repeated reading. Wonderfully enchanting, it will help children understand why every person is unique and experiences different emotions.

    Written by Richard Jones in delightful rhyme and with Libby Walden's gorgeous watercolour artwork, each spread is dominated by a colour that relates to the emotion and feeling. The textured jacket makes the book extra special.
  • AOWBU 4 years +
    4 years +
    • £4.79
    • RRP £7.99
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    This book takes a very simple look at children's sense of touch. Levelled text with repeated use of high frequency words makes the book perfect for beginning readers, while bright, colourful illustrations complement the text and maintain readers' interest.
  • APGTQ 4 years +
    Armadillo
    4 years +
    • £2.89
    • RRP £2.99
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    With over 50 reusable stickers, this is a lively first book about the human body. Sticker activities put learning into practice and make it an enjoyable experience for early readers. You need to look for a heart shape, match the sticker labels to the parts of the body and face, and find some medicine for Sally, who has a cold. Youngsters can relate closely to the action pictures of real-life children in familiar, everyday situations. The simple text identifies the different parts of our anatomy, such as the lungs, muscles and bones, and explains how they all work. Reusable stickers provide hours of entertainment. This is a themed word-and-picture book that makes early learning fun. Give your child an excellent start to their learning with this exciting sticker book. Children will absorb the information as they have fun locating stickers, answering simple questions or copying the actions of youngsters just like them shown in the photographs. Readers are challenged to seek out a sticker bubble for Anna to blow, to look for the head of Fred the skeleton, and to find some tasty food.All the stickers are reusable, which means that children can repeat the play-and-learn process time and time again.
  • ALHQQ 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.89
    • RRP £4.99
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    Let's play out in the rain! There's a wealth of sights, sounds, smells, tastes and textures to discover and enjoy! In this series of richly illustrated books, Carol Thompson celebrates the immediate and sensory response of children to the natural world - whatever the weather!
  • HAYF 6 years +
    6 years +
    (7)
    • £4.99
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    Emotions can be a difficult subject of conversation to start up with young children and many people don't know where to start. Molly Potter's How are You Feeling Today? can help...

    Providing children aged 6 and over with straightforward, entertaining and (most importantly) appropriate ideas to help them deal with a selection of significant emotions, this book lets children choose a feeling that they can relate to and the provides strategies for dealing with it.

    Containing helpful notes for parents and covering both positive and negative emotions, How are You Feeling Today? is a delightful books that parent and child can explore together.
  • AEGFJ 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £5.24
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    A fresh new look for the Oxford Very First Dictionary which introduces children aged 4+ to the features of a dictionary in an appealing way. The dictionary has over 300 familiar words, each with a simple definition and an illustration which reinforces the definition. Each page is clearly laid out so it is easy to pick out the main features - the alphabet down the side of the page, the letter of the page you are on in red. A lovely extra for this age level is the illustrated opening letter - A shows a juicy apple, B shows some buzzing bees. There is also a fully illustrated section at the end with vocabulary on topics related to first learning, e.g. colours, numbers, shapes, days and months, as well as a list of common words and a simple introduction to grammar with a list of verbs or 'doing words'. This is a great introduction to the world of dictionaries. For free downloadable fun word games, puzzles, and activities, go online to the www.oxforddictionaries.com/schools website.
  • AFGFQ 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
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    This is a beautiful board book, with over 60 flaps. It provides friendly, charming answers to challenging questions that young children love to ask. Bold, question word headings (Who? Why? Where? etc.) bring together an eclectic mix of subject areas, making it the perfect book to dip into. The illustrations are both entertaining and informative, and the text is written simply and clearly, with an added touch of humour.
  • We are Girls Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781787722187 - Katie Hewat
    WEAG 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £35.94
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    These relatable stories prove that anyone can make a positive impact on today's world - whether that's organising a stall at a fair; running in a race; or making a fabulous outfit.

    The six stories are told in rhyming couplets as they follow fearless girls who make the most of their skills and shares their interests with the wider world in a positive, go-getting way.

    These books are sure to inspire readers to reach out for their dreams and be the best person they possibly can. The end of each book contains short profiles of real-life women who have influenced the characters.
    Format: paperback
  • ICTT 4 years +
    4 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £4.99
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    This gorgeous little fold-out book has everything your children need to be able to tell the time - rhyming step-by-step instructions and a hands-on practice clock.

    Cuddly Rabbit and his friends go through the times of the day to help children familiarise with the right clock face for waking up, eating breakfast, brushing their teeth, getting dressed and going out to play.

    The interactive clock has click-clack hands that stay in place when children have added the correct time. There are also handy hints for learning how to tell when it's quarter past, half past and quarter to.

    Please note due to unforeseen circumstances the image of this title in our catalogue was incorrect. The edition we have has a white jacket.
  • CUQ2 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    What's Above? is the perfect non-fiction pop-up book for children as they embark on a journey of discovery and learn loads of fun facts about our diverse and fascinating world.

    Raise your eyes to discover eagles swooping to catch their prey in a rainforest, black bears prowling in a mountain kingdom and a comet shooting across the sky. What other wonders are waiting to be uncovered?

    There are stunning illustrations of intricate scenes that unfold with the turn of each page. Compelling facts are told by the expert author and contributor to Encyclopedia Britannica and winner of the Royal Society Young People's Book Prize, Clive Gifford.
  • AIUUP 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.59
    • RRP £4.99
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    Easy-to-make instruments for kids shown step by step. It features 16 fantastic projects on how to make, decorate and play your very own musical instruments. The ideas include drums and beaters, pastry cutter castanets, and a kazoo made out of a cardboard tube. Clear step-by-step photographs for every project make it easy for young readers to copy the techniques, learn from them, and delight in the results. It introduces very simple ideas in music theory and sound production, in an easy-to-understand way. All the projects use readily available materials and very basic equipment that you can find around the home. It is the perfect starter book for ages 3-7 years - for older readers to use with minimum supervision, and for younger children to enjoy with adult help. This book is specially designed to build on children's instinctive musical talent, by teaching them about a whole range of instruments to play, and new types of sounds to explore. They will learn how to make and decorate their own musical instruments from all manner of basic materials and odds and ends that are readily found around the home, and how to produce all kinds of noises from them. The projects include a bass made out of an old cardboard box, a bottle xylophone, and a bugle fashioned from a funnel and a garden hose.
  • BXX2 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    Lift the load up high! Here comes the crane. Engaging photographs and simple text describe this construction vehicle.
  • BYI2 5 years +
    5 years +
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    • RRP £6.99
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    Dig and scoop! Here comes a digger. Engaging photographs and simple text describe this construction vehicle.
  • APOVU 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £9.09
    • RRP £9.99
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    This title features forty pages of wipe-clean activities to give pre-schoolers practice with numbers and letters. In preparation for starting school, children will have a head start if they know their letters and numbers, and are able to use a pen. It comes with a special wipe-clean pen which is really satisfying to write with, yet easy to wipe off the shiny pages.