Early Years

Picture Books

  • Supertato Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781471172359 - Sue Hendra
    SATO 3 years +
    Sue Hendra
    3 years +
    • £5.99
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    He's always there when the chips are down and is ready to save the city from going to mash - it's the one and only Supertato!

    This collection contains three of Sue Hendra's vibrant picture books starring the super spud. In the first one, he meets his arch-nemesis for the first time and makes it his mission not to boil down under pressure; Veggies Assemble finds anarchy coming to the supermarket aisles and only a caped potato can solve it...

    Finally there's Run, Veggies, Run - a laugh-out-loud story that finds Sports Day coming to the supermarket. However, there's a new competitor from the aisles - and he's joined up with The Evil Pea in an attempt to win ALL the prizes. Can Supertato foil his nemesis's plan?

    Format: paperback
  • SHTH 3 years +
    Jane McGuinness
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £4.99
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    Say hi to Hedgehog with this delightful nature storybook.

    With gorgeous illustrations, it follows the little creature throughout the year and shows children what hedgehogs (and hoglets) like to eat, how they hunt for food and even how they build their nests. It covers the life cycle all the way from a tiny hoglet to a healthy adult and explains how they prepare for hibernation.

    The book finishes with author and illustrator Jane McGuinness giving tips on how you can make your garden hedgehog-friendly and help our spiky pals survive the winter.
  • BBAN 5 years +
    Martin Jenkins
    5 years +
    • £4.99
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    Bird is building her nest. She pushes and pulls twigs into place until she's made a cosy cup, ready and waiting... can your children guess what for?

    Following a bird as it builds a nest, this gorgeous picture book offers an introduction to forces and the concepts of pushing and pulling. From trying to catch the worm to gathering twigs, this is an exciting and accessible introduction to both nature and science.

    It uses a charming story to introduce children to facts about this scientific - and extremely useful - concept.
  • ADWD 3 years +
    Dorothee De Monfreid
    3 years +
    • £4.99
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    Have you and your children ever wondered just what dogs do all day? This funny picture book is full of first woods that will tell you everything - they ski, drive vehicles and hang out in the kitchen, of course.

    With plenty of toddler-friendly scenes and gentle introductions to numbers, emotions and the world around us, children are encouraged to follow their favourite dog through each scene as they find their favourite bed, tastiest snack and reveal their dream job.

    The nine dogs are all different breeds and sure to capture the imagination of your animal-loving children.
  • Kipper and Friends Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781444943191 - Mick Inkpen
    KPRF 3 years +
    Mick Inkpen
    3 years +
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    • Just £1.40 per book
    Mick Inkpen is a hugely popular children's author and this five-book collection is full of fun stories. There are books starring Kipper - a dog beloved throughout the world - and the ever-popular Wibbly Pig.

    Beautifully illustrated by Inkpen, these books follow Kipper as he learns about baby animals and finds Wibbly Pig meeting a toucan. There's also a book about a bear getting ready for bedtime and a fantastic story about Snapdragon, who keeps eating the letters from the words in the books. Can Bookmouse and the Woollywolves help him?

    There is also a book called We Are Wearing out the Naughty Step... Does that sound familiar?
    Format: paperback
  • Mixed Up Fairy Tales Collection - 12 Books - Collection - 9781784932879
    MUFY 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £11.99
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    These witty retellings of famous fairy tales provide an introduction to the importance of hygiene, keeping active, healthy eating and so much more.

    Each title backs up themes found in the PSHE (personal, social and health education) curriculum and the stories are sure to help children learn about their own personal development. They provide a very gentle approach to what can be sensitive issues.

    Among the stories are Don't Pick Your Nose, Pinocchio!, Eat Your Greens, Goldilocks and Stinky Jack and the Beanstalk.

    Format: paperback
  • Too Shy to Sing Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9317819901888
    TSTS 3 years +
    3 years +
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    • Just £1.25 per book
    These reassuring picture books star endearing characters and will help children learn to embrace their individual strengths and overcome a number of insecurities. There's a giraffe who can't dance; a chick that won't sing; a clumsy monkey; and a hedgehog that won't talk.

    Including Too Tall to Swirl, Too Shy to Sing, Too Timid to Talk and Too Clumsy to Climb, these books show children that it is OK that everyone is different and that they should chase their dreams and embrace everything they do that makes them feel good.
  • Horatio & Friends Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781406364545 - Camilla Ashforth
    HORA 3 years +
    Camilla Ashforth
    3 years +
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    • Just £1.66 per book
    A beautiful set of three bedtime picture books, our Horatio and Friends Collection is perfect for parents and children to cuddle up with before they drift off to the land of nod.

    Heart-warming tales about the power of friendship, the books are stunningly illustrated in watercolour, giving them endearing charm and timeless appeal.

    Perfect bedtime reads for fans of Jane Hissey, author Camilla Ashforth here creates gentle stories that are perfectly pitched for winding down before bed. Little ones will want Mummy or Daddy to share these books with them night after night!
  • PG0260 3 years +
    Claire Phillip
    3 years +
    (1)
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    Convertible Playbook Farm is part of an exciting new series for children aged 3+. It's a storybook, playmat and pop-out building all in one, beautifully designed to capture young childrens' imaginations. Children can read all about life at a farm, then fold out the mat and barn. With the sturdy paper press-out characters they can then have adventure of their own. The bright illustrations by Hannah Wood are packed with colourful details to enjoy.
  • DJE2 Toddlers
    Jeanne Willis
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
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    Produced in association with London's Natural History Museum, this book is inspired by the classic Dinosaur Roar! book by Paul Stickland and Henrietta Stickland and is designed to introduce the fearsome Tyrannosaurus Rex to very young children.

    Completely roar-some, it features wonderful rhyming text from Jeanne Willis and is great fun to read aloud. The story also comes with a spread of simple dinosaur facts and a pronunciation guide.
  • Disney Princess Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9785000326282
    DPRI 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
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    • Just £1.33 per book
    These three magical picture books will delight any Disney fan. This collection features a retelling of the classic, Beauty and the Beast, and new stories starring Cinderella and Rapunzel.

    The familiar characters make the stories extra appealing and the gorgeous artwork and clear, accessible text make them perfect for bedtime.

    Disney fans will enjoy reliving the joys of their favourite films with this three-book collection.

    Format: Paperback
  • Twinkle Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781444939545 - Katharine Holabird
    TWKL 3 years +
    Katharine Holabird
    3 years +
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    • Just £1.50 per book
    If your children love fairies, they will absolutely adore these picture books from the author of Angelina Ballerina.

    Twinkle starts studying at the Fairy School of Magic and Music and is so excited to start casting spells like all the big fairies. However, she's not doing all that well as she keeps forgetting the words to the spells. With the help of her friends, family and teachers, she'll soon change her ways!

    Twinkle also finds her super-sparkly birthday party in the Fairy Glen in trouble when a storm destroys all the careful preparations (including, most importantly, the cake); she decides to add more pink to her Fairy Godmother's garden party; and has to learn how to look after a dragon.
  • Aliens Love Underpants Collection - 7 Books - Collection - 9781471169533 - Claire Freedman & Ben Cort
    ALVP 3 years +
    Claire Freedman & Ben Cort
    3 years +
    • £9.99
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    Pirates, aliens, dinosaurs, monsters... They all love underpants and so will you with this funny seven-book collection.

    Written by Claire Freedman and illustrated by Ben Cort, these bold and bright picture books are sure to entertain any toddler as they discover just how funny aliens find underpants and how they saved the world; follow some monsters on a pants adventure; join the Pants Pirates on their quest for the Pants of Gold; and enjoy some prehistoric pants-based pandemonium in Dinosaurs Love Underpants. There's even a book about Aliens loving Dinopants!

    This is a rip-roaring collection of picture books that are perfect for reading together. In fact, we're pretty sure they'll have the whole family laughing their pants off!
    Format: paperback
  • Disney Frozen Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9785000326299
    DYFR 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
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    • Just £1.33 per book
    Many children are still falling under the spell of Frozen and this collection contains three storybooks inspired by the smash-hit Disney film - perfect to read ahead of the upcoming short and eagerly awaited sequel in 2019.

    A Frozen Adventure features all of Arendelle's beloved characters including Princess Anna, Princess Elsa, Kristoff, Sven the reindeer and Olaf the snowman and is a very exciting read that younger children will love.

    The other picture books include Frozen Fever (inspired by the short of the same name) and Let It Glow, which finds the characters witnessing the natural phenomenon of the Northern Lights.

    Format: Paperback
  • Ladybird Tales Classic Collection - 22 Books - Collection - 9780241321836
    LDYT 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £21.99
    • RRP £109.78
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    This classic collection of 22 stories and fairy tales comes from the experts at Ladybird and features the likes of Dick Whittington, Cinderella and the Three Little Pigs.

    Each hardback book has beautiful artwork full of richness and detail and is sure to be treasured. These charming books are perfect for introducing these famous tales and for sharing together.

    Format: Hardback
  • YCO2 3 years +
    Pippa Goodhart
    3 years +
    (4)
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    Pippa Goodhart's You Choose! will get parents and children imagining their favourite places in the universe to visit, and thinking about the best way to travel and who they should be best friends with.

    With bright and colourful illustrations by Nick Sharratt, You Choose! is a stunning book to share with children from 3+ who will love the random ideas that are thrown up.
  • BDSY 3 years +
    3 years +
    (6)
    • £4.99
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    The winner of Book People's Bedtime Story Competition 2016, Isabel Harris' The Moon Man is an exciting book and truly is one of a kind. It tells the tale of two sets of animal friends who view a scarecrow in very different ways...

    We asked children aged between 5 and 11 to let their imaginations run wild and write a picture book of between 200 and 800 words based around animals. This fantastic story, chosen by a panel of celebrity parents and publishing experts and illustrated by Ada Grey, is the judges' favourite and is perfect for reading at bedtime.

    Sold exclusively at BookPeople.co.uk, proceeds from this book will be donated to Action for Children, a UK charity which provides vital services, support and campaigns for disadvantaged children, young people and their families.
  • GJA2 3 years +
    John Vernon Lord
    3 years +
    (5)
    • £3.99
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    One hot summer in Itching Down, Four million wasps flew into town ... and so begins this laugh-out-loud picture-book classic. If you've never come across the bouncy rhyming verses and zany humour of The Giant Jam Sandwich, then now's your chance to catch up! When four million wasps invade Itching Down, the villagers come up with a crazy and imaginative solution to get rid of them. Can they make their ambitious plan work, or will they come to a sticky end? Don't miss this timeless treat!
  • KMD2 3 years +
    Mairi Hedderwick
    3 years +
    • £3.99
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    When Katie Morag finds herself in the middle of a mail muddle, she needs to do some quick thinking to come up with a solution to her parcel posting problem.

    Mairi Hedderwick's delightful story combines with her charming illustrations of village life to create a tale that is sure to appeal to children aged 3 and above.
  • TUA2 3 years +
    Anthony Browne
    3 years +
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    From Anthony Browne - the author and illustrator of Gorilla and Willy the Wimp - The Tunnel is a profound picture book that looks at the relationship between siblings.

    Once upon a time there lived a brother and sister who were complete opposites and constantly fought and argued. One day they discovered the tunnel. The boy goes through it at once, dismissing his sister's fears. When he doesn't return, his sister has to pluck up the courage to go through the tunnel too.

    When she eventually plucks up the courage to go in, she finds her brother in a mysterious forest where he has been turned to stone...
  • PNT2 3 years +
    Jonny Duddle
    3 years +
    • £4.99
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    The Pirates Next Door by Jonny Duddle is a riotously funny board book with fabulous illustrations, bouncy rhyming text and an uplifting feel-good message.

    This quirky book is sure to be treasured by swashbuckling young readers and their parents for a long time to come!
  • EPQ2 Toddlers
    Allan Ahlberg
    Toddlers
    • £3.99
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    A beautiful brand new cased board book version of this classic picture book by the iconic Janet and Allan Ahlberg. Each Peach Pear Plum introduces characters from well-known nursery stories, such as the Three Bears, Mother Hubbard and Tom Thumb, and encourages children to participate and to find the characters hidden in the pictures. The text, with its strong rhyme and rhythm, is perfect to read aloud to very young children, while the game of 'I Spy' keeps children enthralled.
  • CCGS 3 years +
    Nick Denchfield
    3 years +
    • £2.99
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    With pop-ups, tabs and gatefold pages, this book invites children who are soon starting school to meet Charlie, the little chick with a BIG personality, as he also gets ready for school.

    Children can see Charlie burst to life as he wakes up to an alarm clock, eats his crackling cereal and races to get to school in time. This is a funny story with pop-up surprises and a character that children will absolutely adore!

    There's even a giant fold-out surprise at the end... will Charlie Chick manage to beat the bell and make it to school in time?
  • THCM 3 years +
    Anna Llenas
    3 years +
    • £4.99
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    This gentle picture book from Anna Llenas provides an exploration of feelings for children and adults alike.

    Colour Monster has woken up and he's feeling very confused. He feels angry, happy, calm, sad and scared all at the same time. Luckily, a little girl is on hand to show him that it is OK for your emotions to be all over the place. She also explains what each feeling means through colour.

    With this new, helpful information, will the Colour Monster be able to feel a little less mixed up?