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  • Topsy and Tim: First Experiences Collection - 10 Books

    Jean and Gareth Adamson

    Product Code: TYTM
    Collection 3 years +
    (5)
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    Topsy and Tim are a pair of characters who have introduced children to all sorts of first experiences over the years and this slipcased 10-book collection will become essential for any preschoolers.

    Throughout the books, they have fun together and go through many first experiences including going to the doctor; playing football; and suffering from itchy heads due to lice - every parent's nightmare.

    Written by Jean and Gareth Adamson, this trusted pair have sold over 21 million copies since their first book was published over 50 years ago.

    Format: paperback
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  • Dig Dig Digging & Other Stories Collection - 8 Books

    Margaret Mayo & Alex Ayliffe

    Product Code: DIGD
    Collection 3 years +
    (1)
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    These eight colourful books are perfect for machine and animal-mad little ones; they'll just love repeating the noises made by the vehicles and creatures on show!

    Written by Margaret Mayo and illustrated by Alex Ayliffe, these picture books are bright, bold and full of themes that toddlers love, including diggers, rockets and dinosaurs.

    Each book is bursting with noisy words that are written in rhyme, making them especially pleasing for young children to listen and read along to.
    Format: paperback
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  • Peppa Pig: George's First Day at Playgroup

    Peppa Pig

    Product Code: PLX2
    Paperback 3 years +
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    Part of a series that finds Peppa Pig and her family introducing children to common first experiences, this book finds George joining Peppa at their playgroup - but she really doesn't want him there!

    However, all of Peppa's friends like George and decide that they want to have little brothers, too. Will this change her mind about him being there?

    This is a reassuring tale that will help children understand what a first day at preschool, nursery, playgroup or school will be like.
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  • Peppa Pig: My Daddy

    Peppa Pig

    Product Code: PMD2
    Other Toddlers
    (2)
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    Children's favourite Peppa Pig and her little brother George celebrate everything about fatherhood in the adorable and funny Peppa Pig: My Daddy.

    A book that will appeal to dads as much as children, this is a read the whole family will love as the characters talk about how much they love their dad - including all his little quirks!
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  • Peppa Pig: Dentist Trip

    Peppa Pig

    Product Code: DNX2
    Paperback 3 years +
    (1)
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    Part of a series that finds Peppa Pig and her family introducing children to common first experiences, this book finds George feeling a little bit frightened about his first visit to the dentist.

    Bright, bold and heart-warming, this is a lovely storybook for any child who has that scary dentist appointment booked.
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  • The Fairytale Hairdresser and Thumbelina

    Abie Longstaff

    Product Code: BYXYQ
    Paperback
    Kittie Lacey is the best hairdresser in all of Fairyland. . . A brave, stylish heroine for whom no tangle is too troublesome and no frizz too fearsome! . . . . . . . It's almost time for the Flower Festival and Kitty Lacey's salon is bursting with people who would like a special floral hairstyle. This is the Flower People's favourite time of year but they have all mysteriously disappeared. All except one: Thumbelina. But when Thumbelina vanishes too, can Kittie save the day with the help of a bluebird, a sprinkle of magic and some fabulous fairytale fashion?
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  • Topsy and Tim Meet the Police

    Jean and Gareth Adamson

    Product Code: ADUXN
    Paperback 3 years +
    Topsy and Tim find fun and adventure in the real world. Their engaging stories are reassuring for young children having first experiences of their own. In "Topsy and Tim: Meet the Police", the twins' class is visited by two Police Officers, who explain to the children what their jobs involve. Topsy and Tim find out about stranger danger, learn about safe places to play, and even get to visit the police station themselves when they find somebody's belongings. A trusted and well-loved pair who can help guide parents and children through 'first experiences', "Topsy and Tim" books have been beautifully updated with contemporary artwork. "Topsy & Tim" remain instantly recognisable to parents while in a fresh style that will appeal to a new generation of fans. These wonderful books deserve a place on every child's bookshelves.
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  • Busy Fire Station

    Rebecca Finn

    Product Code: AMOAR
    Other Toddlers
    The firefighters are off to save the day! Help them slide down the pole at the fire station, switch on the fire engine's flashing lights, raise the ladder to the building and put the fire out. Children will love playing with the easy-to-handle mechanisms in this bright and colourful board book with gentle rhyming text and wonderful illustrations by Rebecca Finn, which is part of the BUSY BOOK series.
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  • Topsy and Tim Meet the Firefighters

    Jean and Gareth Adamson

    Product Code: ADUVT
    Paperback 3 years +
    Topsy and Tim find fun and adventure in the real world. Their engaging stories are reassuring for young children having first experiences of their own. In "Topsy and Tim Meet the Firefighters", the twins have an exciting day out at the fire station! They get to see all the fire appliances and learn about fire safety. A trusted and well-loved pair who can help guide parents and children through 'first experiences', Topsy and Tim books have been beautifully updated with contemporary artwork. Topsy and Tim remain instantly recognisable to parents while in a fresh style that will appeal to a new generation of fans. These wonderful books deserve a place on every child's bookshelves.
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  • Busy People: Firefighter

    Lucy M. George

    Product Code: AUQYH
    Paperback Toddlers
    Welcome to the everyday life of Frank the firefighter! Step inside the life of Frank the Fighter and discover the challenges he faces in his very busy job! Follow him and his crew from the moment the fire station alarm bell rings to his arrival at the emergency. Step inside the lives of Busy People! Each story focuses on a different character as they go about their daily work. But each day holds a new challenge...Next Steps are included at the back of the book to prompt further discussion and develop vocabulary. More information is provided about the Busy People and the type of equipment they need as well as the characters that work alongside them. The Busy People series includes: * Firefighter * Doctor * Vet * Teacher
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  • Busy People: Doctor

    Lucy M. George

    Product Code: AUQYI
    Paperback Toddlers
    Welcome to the everyday life of Doctor Miranda! Step inside the life of Doctor Miranda and discover the challenges that each day brings. From checking a pregnant lady's blood pressure to writing a prescription for medicine, learn about the inspirational life of a doctor. Step inside the lives of Busy People! Each story focuses on a different character as they go about their daily work. But each day holds a new challenge...Next Steps are included at the back of the book to prompt further discussion and develop vocabulary. More information is provided about the Busy People and the type of equipment they need as well as the characters that work alongside them. The Busy People series includes: * Firefighter * Doctor * Vet * Teacher
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  • Fireman Sam: Let's Go, Team! Sticker Scenes

    Egmont Publishing UK

    Product Code: BWKUE
    Paperback
    Fireman Sam and the team are always ready to rescue. Help the Fire Crew around Pontypandy as they work hard to keep people safe. Rescue Norman from the bottom of the sea and send Radar to search for Lily who is stuck in a dark cave. With 12 different scenes and lots of stickers, little heroes can join the team and help to save the day! Stickers include the Fire Crew, Pontypandy Pioneers, rescue vehicles plus much more! Also available: Fireman Sam: Heroes in Training Sticker Activity Book 9781405280310 Fireman Sam: Ready, Steady, Rescue! Magnet Book 9781405280327 Fireman Sam My First Storybook: Jupiter and the Water Tower Inferno 9781405291729 Fireman Sam's Animal Rescues 9781405287159 Fireman Sam: A Peep-Through Adventure 9781405291736
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  • The Fairytale Hairdresser and the Princess and the Frog

    Abie Longstaff

    Product Code: BOLZO
    Paperback
    The Fairytale Hairdresser is styling her fairytale friends for an animal-themed parade to celebrate Prince Freddie's coronation. But Prince Freddie is nowhere to be seen - could his mysterious uncle be behind the disappearance? And who is the funny little frog in Kittie's salon? Together with her new friend Princess Lily, and armed with all her hairdressing skills, Kittie sets out to solve the mysteries and bring order back to Fairy Land.
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  • Under the Love Umbrella

    Davina Francesca Bell

    Product Code: BMADJ
    Paperback
    Whatever you fear, come close my dear You're tucked in safe for always here And I will never not be near Because of our love umbrella From this award-winning creative duo comes a book about the wonder of ever-present love. A stunning celebration of the joy and comfort that is always with us, wherever we roam in the big, wild world. Who's under your Love Umbrella?
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  • I Want to Be a Vet

    Dan Liebman

    Product Code: BSVBF
    Paperback
    A picture guide to the work of a veterinary surgeon, reflecting the increasing diversity in society, changing technology and the lives of adults that children come into contact with. This best-selling series of 17 titles has sold more than 800,000 copies since publication and earned excellent reviews and praise for the range of occupations it features. With vibrant colour pictures and plain text, the I Want To Be series is an appealing introduction to a broad spectrum of occupations, from Pilot to Chef to Cowboy, making them ideal for inclusion in Community Helpers and other Common Core Correlations Social Studies and Language Arts units. New photos show Policewomen with contemporary uniforms and stateof-the-art equipment. Firefighters' uniforms protect better; builders are women as well as men; many of the Nurses are male. This reflects the society that kids are seeing now. Mainly, children will enjoy the I Want To Be books for the pictures, reading to themselves, seeing everyday people doing important jobs, like the adults in their family and in their dreams and aspirations.
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  • I Want to Be a Truck Driver

    Dan Liebman

    Product Code: BSVBG
    Paperback
    A picture guide to the work of a truck driver, reflecting the increasing diversity in society, changing technology and the lives of adults that children come into contact with. This best-selling series of 17 titles has sold more than 800,000 copies since publication and earned excellent reviews and praise for the range of occupations it features. With vibrant colour pictures and plain text, the I Want To Be series is an appealing introduction to a broad spectrum of occupations, from Pilot to Chef to Cowboy, making them ideal for inclusion in Community Helpers and other Common Core Correlations Social Studies and Language Arts units. New photos show Policewomen with contemporary uniforms and stateof-the-art equipment. Firefighters' uniforms protect better; builders are women as well as men; many of the Nurses are male. This reflects the society that kids are seeing now. Mainly, children will enjoy the I Want To Be books for the pictures, reading to themselves, seeing everyday people doing important jobs, like the adults in their family and in their dreams and aspirations.
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  • The Magic Moment

    Niall Breslin

    Product Code: BSATQ
    Hardback
    The Magic Moment is a picture book that helps children explore difficult emotions and face their fears. Written by Niall Breslin (Bressie) and illustrated by Sheena Dempsey, here young readers will meet Freddie. Freddie is excited about his first trip to the swimming pool. But when he gets there, he finds it scary. So scary in fact, that he just wants to go home.... Later that evening, Nana teaches him a secret trick. It's called the Magic Moment Trick and it gives you superpowers when you're facing something scary. You simply close your eyes and think of your happiest memory and squeeze your finger and thumb together. The charming story, containing an easy mindfulness technique, helps children return to the present moment. The Magic Moment is a must for parents or anyone working with children who wants to help them feel the fear and jump in anyway.
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  • Busy People: Police Officer

    Lucy M. George

    Product Code: BIBMJ
    Paperback Toddlers
    A little boy is lost at the festival--can PC Seth and PC Thea help? It's all in a day's work for a busy police officer in this entertaining story about the responsibilities of being in the police force. Next Steps are included at the back of the book to prompt further discussion and develop vocabulary. More information is provided about the Busy People and the type of equipment they need as well as the characters that work alongside them, for example, an engineer that designs shuttles or police dog handlers.
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  • Busy People: Vet

    Lucy M. George

    Product Code: AUQYK
    Paperback Toddlers
    Welcome to the everyday life of Mike the vet! Learn about the inspirational life of a vet and discover the challenges that each day brings. Follow Mike as he visits a dog, a lamb and a pig, all in one day! Step inside the lives of Busy People! Each story focuses on a different character as they go about their daily work. But each day holds a new challenge...Next Steps are included at the back of the book to prompt further discussion and develop vocabulary. More information is provided about the Busy People and the type of equipment they need as well as the characters that work alongside them. The Busy People series includes: * Firefighter: 9781784931452 * Doctor: 9781784931469 * Vet: 9781784931476 * Teacher: 9781784931483
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  • Busy People: Teacher

    Lucy M. George

    Product Code: AUQYJ
    Paperback Toddlers
    Welcome to the everyday life of Miss Betts the teacher! Follow Miss Betts and learn all about the challenges she faces in her very busy job! A very special guest is due to arrive later in the day, but first, there are many classes to teach! Step inside the lives of Busy People! Each story focuses on a different character as they go about their daily work. But each day holds a new challenge...Next Steps are included at the back of the book to prompt further discussion and develop vocabulary. More information is provided about the Busy People and the type of equipment they need as well as the characters that work alongside them. The Busy People series includes: * Firefighter * Doctor * Vet * Teacher
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  • George Visits the Doctor

    Nicola Smee

    Product Code: ALZNY
    Paperback 3 years +
    George and Bear both have a sore throat, so they're off to visit the doctor. If anyone can help them feel better, the doctor can! George and Bear make the perfect team - explore first experiences with them. The simple text and bright artwork make this the perfect early story book to share with toddlers. Look out for other books in the series: George Goes on a Plane George Gets Dressed George Goes Swimming
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  • Go to the Dentist

    Jean and Gareth Adamson

    Product Code: ADUYC
    Paperback 3 years +
    (1)
    Topsy and Tim find fun and adventure in the real world. Their engaging stories are reassuring for young children having first experiences of their own. In "Topsy and Tim: Go to the Dentist", children can find out how to keep their teeth healthy and discover that going to the dentist isn't such a scary experience after all. A trusted and well-loved pair who can help guide parents and children through 'first experiences', "Topsy and Tim" books have been beautifully updated with contemporary artwork. "Topsy & Tim" remain instantly recognisable to parents while in a fresh style that will appeal to a new generation of fans, these wonderful books deserve a place on every child's bookshelves.
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  • A Home in the Snow

    Peter Bently

    Product Code: CAXOP
    Paperback
    A beautifully illustrated rhyming story about friendship, with a cosy winter setting. It's a big day for Bramble. It's his birthday! The only trouble is, his woodland friends seem to have forgotten. It's beginning to look like poor Bramble will have to celebrate all alone... But perhaps there's a special surprise in store for him after all! Perfect for fans of Percy the Park Keeper and the Wind in the Willows, A Home in the Snow is just right for sharing together at Christmas time. A heartwarming story from award-winning author Peter Bently; with gorgeous, classic illustrations by Charles Fuge, the creator of the bestselling Little Wombat series.
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  • Peppa Pig: Police Car

    Peppa Pig

    Product Code: BZOPB
    Other
    A super fun and LOUD noisy book to entertain little readers everywhere! Peppa and her friends meet two friendly Police Officers in this fun-filled sound book. Everyone loves pressing the button and hearing the sound of the police siren! With a great big sound button to press as you read the story, this is a brilliantly noisy gift for every Peppa fan! Based on the BAFTA award-winning animation.
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