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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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  • 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 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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  • 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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  • Busy Fire Station

    Campbell Books

    Product Code: CDHQN
    Other
    In this updated edition of Busy Fire Station by Campbell Books, children can have lots of fun pulling, pushing and turning the mechanisms. Join in with the firefighters as they slide down the pole, drive the fire engine and put out a fire while everyone cheers. Children will love playing with this bright and colourful board book with lots to spot, a gentle rhyme and wonderful illustrations by Jo Byatt. Discover more of the Busy Book series: Busy Garage, Busy Builders, Busy Playtime, Busy Beach, Busy Garden, Busy Airport, Busy Railway, Busy Town, Busy Farm, Busy Bookshop, Busy Swimming, Busy Fire Station, Busy Zoo, Busy Hairdresser, Busy Pets, Busy Baking, Busy Park, Busy Farm, Busy Cafe, Busy Vet, Busy Baby Animals, Busy Nursery, Busy Zoo, Busy Holiday, Busy Halloween, Busy Friends and Busy Tractor.
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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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  • 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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  • Take Five

    Niall Breslin

    Product Code: CBIUZ
    Hardback
    Following the success of his first picture book, The Magic Moment, musician and mindfulness expert Niall Breslin (Bressie) is back with another important life lesson for young children, beautifully brought to life by illustrator Sheena Dempsey. When Freddie sees all the presents his friend Ben gets for his birthday, he feels a bit sad ... Nana teaches Freddie how to be thankful for everything he has - together they count all the wonderful things in their lives. This gratitude trick is a helpful technique for dealing with the uncomfortable and often confusing feelings of jealousy that children inevitably encounter. Praise for The Magic Moment, by the same author `The sort of book that could be genuinely helpful to an anxious child' THE IRISH TIMES `Teaches children a really simple and effective mindfulness technique for managing big feelings' DR MALIE COYNE `A book with an important message' IRISH INDEPENDENT
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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: 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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  • Go to the Dentist

    Jean and Gareth Adamson

    Product Code: ADUYC
    Paperback 3 years +
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    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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  • Busy People: Builder

    Lucy M. George

    Product Code: BTWMG
    Paperback
    Step inside the lives of Busy People. Each story focuses on a different character as they go about their daily work. Each day holds a new challenge ... For the builder in this story, it's the task of completing the family home in time and to specification - with the family on hand to monitor progress! 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.
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  • When I Grow Up: Builder

    Product Code: AYVBJ
    Paperback Toddlers
    Ladybird's When I Grow Up is an illustrated non-fiction series for children thinking about what they want to be when they grow up. When I Grow Up: Builder gives all the essential facts about being a builder. Learn about all the different types of jobs that builders do and see what's inside a builder's tool box! Find the answers to questions such as 'How do you build a house?' and 'What different machines are found on a building site?' Everything you need to know to be a builder is right here. This beautifully illustrated book brings the builder's everyday job to life with fun realism.
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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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  • Nugget and Fang Go to School

    Tammi Sauer

    Product Code: BYNVU
    Hardback
    When Fang the shark is invited by his friends to attend Mini Minnows Elementary, he thinks it's a great idea! But then his first day of school arrives . . . and suddenly, he's not so sure. He's not very good at reading or math. He doesn't exactly fit in with his classmates. And the teacher looks crabby! Can Fang's best friend, Nugget, and the other minnows turn things around and prove to him that school really is fang-tastic? This reassuring first-day-of-school and friendship story is full of heart and humour, showing that everyone feels like a fish out of water sometimes, and that it's important to be a good friend.
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  • Pat-a-Cake Playtime: Space Trip

    Pat-a-Cake

    Product Code: BXZBX
    Paperback
    Essential, fun wipe-clean activity books to keep children busy and master key early learning skills Space Trip is packed with brilliant activities and puzzles that are simply out of this world! Children will love getting to grips with pen control and mark-making as they try all of the cosmic challenges over and over again using the wipe-clean pen. The consultant-approved activities are fun to do and are combined with brilliant, engaging art that children will love. Also available: Let's Count!, Super Squiggles
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  • Busy People: Librarian

    Lucy M. George

    Product Code: BTNMJ
    Paperback
    Step inside the lives of Busy People. Each story focuses on a different character as they go about their daily work. Each day holds a new challenge ... In this story, Rita the librarian has to organise the library's birthday party, as well as finding the perfect story for each child to enjoy reading. 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.
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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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  • 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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  • At the Hospital

    Carron Brown

    Product Code: BMVEL
    Hardback Toddlers
    What's it like inside a hospital? And what happens if you have to stay overnight? This beautifully illustrated book introduces children to a busy hospital, from the operating theatre to the cafeteria, from X-rays to ambulances and from breakfast time to bed time. This is a wonderful way for children to learn about a hospital stay. In addition, the unique design of the book allows children to discover a "hidden" image by holding the page up to a bright light, much like a lift-the-flap mechanism. For children aged 3 and up, this is a wonderful introduction to hospitals.
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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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  • Little Mouse Helps Out

    Riikka Jantti

    Product Code: BANOY
    Hardback Toddlers
    Little Mouse has a lot of things to do today ...and he can do them all by himself! It's an exciting day for Little Mouse. His friend Pip is coming over to visit. But first, there are chores to do around the house, like cleaning, laundry, and cooking lunch. Little Mouse is determined to help Mummy Mouse with all of them. And after that - playtime! The second picture book from well-loved Finnish author/illustrator Riikka Jantti to feature Little Mouse - the small kid with the big personality - Little Mouse Helps Out is sure to become another read-aloud favourite.
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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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