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Subjects : Picture Books

  • We're Going on an Elf Chase

    Martha Mumford

    Product Code: GOEC
    Hardback 3 years +
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    Four bunnies join in an elf chase in this funny, fantastic and festive lift-the-flap picture book.

    Written by Martha Mumford and featuring artwork by Laura Hughes, the illustrator of We're Going on an Egg Hunt, this is a pacy story that finds the bunnies coming across all kinds of obstacles - from cloppy reindeer to roaring polar bears and flapping penguins - as they try to get the hop on 10 naughty elves.

    Each flap has a surprise underneath alongside Christmassy text and there's an even bigger surprise right at the end. Can you guess what it is? This is a fun and interactive picture book full of festive frolics.
    • £4.00
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  • Lily's Driftwood Bay: The Sunshine Picnic

    Product Code: LYDB
    Hardback 3 years +
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    A hugely popular and beautifully animated show on Nick Jr that features the vocal talents of both Stephen Fry and Ardal O'Hanlon, Lily's Driftwood Bay is a place that children would love to visit.

    Encouraging readers to imagine, create, play and have fun, this book features imagery of the popular characters from the show and invites them to join Lily in her imaginary island where adventure and friendship reign supreme.

    In the story, Lily finds some treasure washed up on the beach - where will it take her? This gorgeous book will delight little ones as they help Lily find sea treasure on the sunniest day of the year.
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  • The Gingerbread Man

    Alan MacDonald

    Product Code: ADUUG
    Hardback 3 years +
    Based on the traditional fairy tale "The Gingerbread Man", this vibrantly illustrated story is sure to become a favourite in every home. Follow the gingerbread man as he tries to escape all manner of hungry animals and people! Part of the Ladybird "First Favourite Tales" series - a perfect introduction to fairy tales for preschoolers - this hardback book contains lots of funny rhythm and rhyme to delight young children. It is ideal for reading aloud and sharing with 2-4 year olds.
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  • The Three Little Pigs

    Nicola Baxter

    Product Code: ADUVU
    Hardback 3 years +
    A perfect introduction to the traditional fairy tale "The Three Little Pigs". Join the three little pigs as they set off to see the world, build their houses and encounter the big, bad wolf. Part of the Ladybird "First Favourite Tales" series, this hardback book contains amusing pictures and lots of funny rhythm and rhyme to delight young children. It is ideal for reading aloud and sharing with 2-4 year olds.
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  • Beatrix Potter the Complete Tales

    Beatrix Potter

    Product Code: AEGHH
    Hardback 3 years +
    This timeless book features: "The Tale of Peter Rabbit", "The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin", "The Tailor of Gloucester", "The Tale of Benjamin Bunny", "The Tale of Two Bad Mice", "The Tale of Mrs Tiggy-Winkle", "The Tale of The Pie and The Patty-Pan", "The Tale of Mr. Jeremy Fisher", "The Story of A Fierce Bad Rabbit", "The Story of Miss Moppet", "The Tale of Tom Kitten", "The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck", "The Tale of Samuel Whiskers", "The Tale of The Flopsy Bunnies", "The Tale of Ginger and Pickles" "The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse", "The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes" "The Tale of Mr. Tod", "The Tale of Pigling Bland", "Appley Dapply's Nursery Rhymes", "The Tale of Johnny Town-Mouse", "Cecily Parsley's Nursery Rhymes", "The Tale of Little Pig Robinson", "Three Little Mice", "The Sly Old Cat", "The Fox and the Stork" and "The Rabbit's Christmas Party"
    • £35.99
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  • The Complete Brambly Hedge

    Jill Barklem

    Product Code: ACWYP
    Hardback 5 years +
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    The mice of Brambly Hedge have been delighting adults and children alike for more than thirty years. All eight of the classic picture books are brought together in this exquisite volume. The mice of Brambly Hedge made their first appearance in 1980 when the four seasonal stories were published. Ever since, readers have loved exploring the miniature world of the hedgerow and meeting the families that live there. In this collection the mice have many adventures, but they always have time for fun and relaxation too. Whatever the season, and whether they are by the sea, in the High Hills, or simply at home by the fire, there is always someone ready to lend a helping hand. Contains: Spring Story, Summer Story, Autumn Story, Winter Story, Poppy's Babies, Sea Story, The High Hills, The Secret
    • £17.99
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  • Geronimo

    David Walliams

    Product Code: BTIUM
    Hardback 3 years +
    This heartwarmingly hilarious picture book from David Walliams has an uplifting message about following your dreams and is sure to put a smile on children's faces.

    Meet Geronimo - the baby penguin who has one dream and one dream only - and that is to fly! But everyone knows penguins can't fly...or can they? With a little help from his dad and friends, baby Geronimo discovers that even the wildest dreams can come true.

    There are lots of funny pictures of penguins in this book, but please note that any mention of 'free' penguins is a joke consistent with the author's humour and as such should be taken lightly.
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  • What Do People Do All Day?

    Richard Scarry

    Product Code: APJBC
    Hardback 3 years +
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    Now available in this beautiful hardback gift edition. Packed with things to spot on every page, this picture book classic is beautiful, fun and a favourite with children of all ages. Everyone is busy in Busytown - from train drivers to doctors, from mothers to sailors, in police stations and on fire engines. Follow lots of busy people working through their busy days. Captain Salty and his crew are getting ready to go on a voyage; Doctor Lion is busy at the hospital; Sergeant Murphy is working hard to keep things safe and peaceful; and engineers are building new roads. Another busy day in Busytown!
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  • Tree

    Britta Teckentrup

    Product Code: AXKAD
    Hardback 3 years +
    Explore the beauty of the changing seasons in this timeless peek-through book with beautiful artwork from Britta Teckentrup and accompanying rhyming text. Following the life-cycle of a tree through spring, summer, autumn and winter, children will easily learn to recognise the signs of the seasons with this simple yet striking picture book.
    • £10.79
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  • Peppa's Holiday Post

    Product Code: BDMQB
    Hardback Toddlers
    A brand-new picture book story with six envelopes containing clues to pull out to help Peppa and George solve the mystery of where Granny and Grandpa Pig have gone on their summer holiday!
    • £9.09
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  • Hibernation Hotel

    Product Code: AYIKN
    Hardback 3 years +
    Can't doze off? Cave too cramped? Friends too loud and whiffy? Then check into a hotel. The Hibernation Hotel! A hilarious book about getting what you want - then discovering what you need. Laura Brenlla brings Bear and his friends to life with gorgeous illustrations in this laugh-out-loud story about friendship from John Kelly (Can I Join Your Club?). Perfect for a bedtime chuckle with little ones who can't get to sleep!
    • £10.59
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  • The Three Little Pugs and the Big Bad Cat

    Becky Davies

    Product Code: AYIKG
    Hardback 3 years +
    Step aside, Big Bad Wolf; there's a new troublemaker in town! With her sharp, scratchy claws and her terrible twitching tail, the Big Bad Cat is the meanest moggy around! Will the three little pugs build homes strong enough to fend off this mischievous cat? A hilarious and fresh twist on a favourite fairy tale, stylishly designed with a unique blend of modern illustrations and photography. This fantastic retelling of The Three Little Pigs is perfect for young readers and pug-lovers alike!
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  • That is Actually My Blanket, Baby!

    Angie Morgan

    Product Code: AYIGB
    Hardback 3 years +
    Bella LOVES her blanket. Everywhere she goes, Blanket HAS to go too. But when New Baby arrives, the only thing that will stop him crying is Bella's precious, sparkly, muddy, smelly blanket! Uh-oh. What's a big sister to do? With a heart-warming and funny text from Angie Morgan and beautiful illustrations from new talent Kate Alizadeh, That Is Actually MY Blanket, Baby! is the perfect book for little ones who are adjusting to a new brother, sister or baby in the family.
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  • The Only Lonely Panda

    Jonny Lambert

    Product Code: AYIFZ
    Hardback 3 years +
    Deep in the dewy forest sits an only, lonely panda bear. "I wish I had a friend," Panda sighs, as playful sifakas and graceful flamingos dance around him. But who's that peeking through the bamboo? And can Panda work out how to be her friend? With stunning illustrations from Jonny Lambert (Little Why, Tiger Tiger, The Great Aaa-Ooo), The Only Lonely Panda is a funny and uplifting celebration of friendship and individuality. Perfect for little ones who are learning to make friends at a new nursery or school!
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  • The Butterfly Dance

    Suzanne Barton

    Product Code: AWHCL
    Hardback 4 years +
    Caterpillars Dotty and Stripe do everything together. They play, they eat leaves and do all sorts of caterpiller-y things, and then one day, after spinning themselves into snuggly cocoons, they wake up as beautiful butterflies! But soon they realise that, for the first time ever, they look different. Should Dotty only play with butterflies that look like her? And Stripe only play with butterflies that look like him? A stunningly illustrated story about friendship and and being happy with who you are, from the author/illustrator of Waterstones Children's Book Prize shortlisted The Dawn Chorus.
    • £10.59
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  • A Friend Like You

    Andrea Schomburg

    Product Code: AUVQK
    Hardback 3 years +
    Squirrel and Bird are very different. One animal likes nuts and the other likes worms! But both of them are happy to try something new. And together they make the very best of friends. A beautiful tale of unlikely friendship brought to life with stunning illustrations from Sean Julian (Bear Can't Sleep, My Dad!). A Friend Like You is the perfect storybook for encouraging children to enjoy making friends and being brave enough to try new experiences.
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  • There's No Such Thing as a Snappenpoop

    Jeanne Willis

    Product Code: AUPWS
    Hardback 3 years +
    Little Brother wants to join in the fun with his sibling, but Big Brother won't let him play. "Fetch me a Snappenpoop!" says Big Brother. "Then you can play ..." But everybody knows there's no such thing as a Snappenpoop ...or IS there? A wonderfully unique picture book from award-winning author Jeanne Willis (The Bog Baby, The First Slodge). Packed with magical creatures and bossy siblings, this delightfully wicked cautionary tale is set to become a children's favourite. With stunning artwork from debut picture book illustrator Matt Saunders.
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  • Zog and the Flying Doctors

    Julia Donaldson

    Product Code: ASYVO
    Hardback 3 years +
    Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler are at their sparkling best in this fabulously original sequel to the bestselling ZOG. Meet the Flying Doctors: Princess Pearl, Sir Gadabout and, of course, their trusty 'air ambulance', Zog the dragon, as they fly around the country, tending to a sunburnt mermaid, a distressed unicorn, and even a sneezy lion.
    • £11.29
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  • Lulu's Christmas

    Camilla Reid

    Product Code: AQAUG
    Hardback 3 years +
    As every parent knows, Christmas is a time of great excitement and here young readers can join Lulu as she prepares the tree, lays out her stocking, builds a snowman and, of course, experiences the thrill of opening her presents. But which will Lulu's favourite present be in this glorious book, full of touch-and-feel, pull-tab and sensational surprise elements?
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  • Robin's Winter Song

    Suzanne Barton

    Product Code: APJBD
    Hardback 3 years +
    The forest was bustling with activity. As the red and orange leaves swirled in the wind, Robin started to worry. Something was changing. Finch was flying south, because Winter was coming. Squirrel was burying food, because Winter was coming. Even Owl was making his nest warm. Why? That's right - because Winter was coming. Robin decided he didn't like the sound of Winter one little bit. But that was before the snow ...A beautifully tender story of a little robin's first winter from the enormously talented creator of The Dawn Chorus.
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  • The Snowman and the Snowdog Pop-Up Picture Book

    Raymond Briggs

    Product Code: APGCP
    Hardback 3 years +
    This is a beautiful pop-up gift edition of the enchanting Snowman and the Snowdog animated film! Based on the animation for Channel 4, featuring film art and updated storyline.
    • £17.89
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  • Archie Loves Skipping

    Domenica More Gordon

    Product Code: AOIXG
    Hardback 3 years +
    Archie loves skipping. Skip Skip Skip There is nothing better in the world. Jump Jump Jump And sharing his passion with dog-chum Bella will surely be a lot of fun; what could possibly go wrong ...? Join Archie and his pedigree pals in this brilliantly witty and charming story, with beautifully chic illustrations from Domenica More Gordon. Perfect for dog fans everywhere!
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  • 100 Great Children's Picturebooks

    Martin Salisbury

    Product Code: AMZNM
    Hardback 3 years +
    Each book is a creation of genius and inventiveness, and their design and illustration represent such diverse trends as the Russian Constructivists, Italian Futurists and Postwar Neo-romantics. They are also mirrors of their times reflecting social concerns from a child's and family's perspectives throughout the twentieth and into the twenty-first century. Fearlessly confronting the frontiers between a child's picturebook and art, this is a collection of books that anyone with an interest in design, illustration or simply children's literature should know about.
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  • I Can Do It!

    Tracey Corderoy

    Product Code: AJMHL
    Hardback Toddlers
    If your toddler thinks they can do just about anything, then you'll love the third Baby Bear book from the talented author and illustrator team, Tracey Corderoy and Caroline Pedler. Determined little fingers will love touching the soft, fuzzy textures, while bold, simple illustrations and a gorgeously warm story will help small children learn why it's ok to accept a little help from Mummy sometimes. It's a big day for Baby Bear. He can now do up buttons all by himself - even the tricky one on his new rucksack! He is so happy. But now Baby Bear wants to do everything himself...Join Baby Bear and Barnaby for other first experiences in It's Mine and It's Potty Time.
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