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Book People's animal books will teach children everything they could want to know about the animals that walk the Earth. Available at unbelievable prices, these books are great for budding naturalists.

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Kids' Animal Books

  • Squeak's Guide to Caring for Your Pet Rats or Mice

    Isabel Thomas

    Product Code: AOH2
    Hardback 5 years +
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    This book is dedicated to the care of domestic rodents including mice and rats.

    Written from the point of view of the animal, it explains how to make them feel at home and how owners of all ages can properly care for these pets. It also covers feeding, exercising and keeping cages clean.
    • £1.00
    • RRP £12.99
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  • The Book of Animal Superheroes

    David Dean

    Product Code: CBQVS
    Hardback
    Discover real-life stories of animals who have achieved the most heroic or astounding feats. A fascinating combination of true-life tales of heroic animals and information on incredible topics such as animal senses, intelligence, communication and the importance of animal conservation. Included are the heart-warming stories of Mari the Japanese Shiba Inu who saved her puppies and human owner from the destruction of an earthquake, Digit the gorilla whose brave actions highlighted the importance of gorilla conversation worldwide, Lin Wang the war elephant who became a national hero and so many more. A real highlight of this gorgeous book is the stunning artwork of David Dean, whose paintings bring drama and atmosphere to every scene, and a foreword by television presenter and veterinarian Jess French.
    • £10.39
    • RRP £12.99
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  • A Songbird Dreams of Singing

    Kate Hosford

    Product Code: CBQXL
    Hardback
    Do you know how animals sleep? Otters fall asleep while holding hands; zebra finches practise their songs while dreaming; dolphins keep one half of their brain awake . . . Beautiful poems about sleeping animals are interspersed with fascinating facts and beautiful illustrations - making this the perfect bedtime book!
    • £10.39
    • RRP £12.99
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  • Dig to the Centre of the Earth

    Dougal Jerram

    Product Code: CBQPT
    Hardback
    You are about to embark on a truly epic adventure. You are going to dig to the centre of the Earth. But you are going to need more than a spade for this mammoth task. Experience the sights of the crust with its hoard of fossils, diamonds and crystal caves. Surf the mantle and watch out for hidden magma chambers. Be the first to arrive at the core and discover what it feels like to be at the heart of the planet we call home. Written as an explorer's guide and packed with scientific facts about the stuff beneath our feet, this book is guaranteed to inspire any young scientist.
    • £7.19
    • RRP £8.99
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  • Toto

    Ximo Abadia

    Product Code: CBPQB
    Paperback
    Living in a small town, Toto wishes to escape the inevitable life in front of him. He will never become a porter, he will become an astronaut instead! He bravely packs his bags, kisses his parents goodbye and sets off for the bright lights of the big city. Even when all his money for astronaut school is stolen by thieves, his hard work and stubborn determination sees him through. The small town villagers are awoken in the night by a huge roar - and are delighted to see Toto has come back to them on a rocket - his dreams finally a reality! This quirky, original story by the highly-acclaimed artist Ximo Abadia has an important message - never give up on your dreams. An endearing tale illustrated with vivid surrealist artwork, this story is as imaginative as it is bold.
    • £6.39
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  • Snow Leopard: Grey Ghost of the Mountain

    Justin Anderson

    Product Code: CBPIL
    Hardback
    A new Nature Storybook about one of the most beautiful creatures in the world, with words by Planet Earthproducer Justin Anderson and pictures by Patrick Benson. A spellbinding new Nature Storybook about snow leopards, with words by Planet Earth producer and first-time children's author Justin Anderson and pictures from award-winning artist Patrick Benson. "Something moves in the rocks ahead. My hands start to tremble. My heart is beating fast. There, just a few footsteps away, is a snow leopard..." Join us on a journey high into the snowy peaks of the Himalaya, and discover the secret world of a rare and utterly majestic creature - how it has adapted to the harsh environment it lives in and how it looks after its young. Complete with an index and a conservation note, this is a wonderful addition to the series and the debut of an exciting new voice in non-fiction writing for children.
    • £10.39
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  • Almost an Animal Alphabet

    Katie Viggers

    Product Code: BZQKG
    Hardback
    From anteaters and bears, to yetis and zebras, this charming animal alphabet book takes children on a journey all the way from A to Z (well, almost...). Learn your ABC's through a whole cast of your animal favourites.
    • £9.59
    • RRP £11.99
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  • Hide-and-Seek, Baby Shark! (BB)

    Scholastic Inc

    Product Code: BZMKI
    Other
    Doo doo doo doo doo doo! The bestselling BABY SHARK now stars in an exciting novelty format with 3D vinyl sharks and cut-through holes throughout! Sing along and count down with Baby Shark in this playful hide-and-seek novelty story - a new follow-up to the bestselling picture book! Run and hide, doo doo doo doo doo doo! Run and hide, doo doo doo doo doo doo! Run and hide, doo doo doo doo doo doo! RUN AND HIDE! Kids and grown-ups alike will delight in this silly interactive story of a shark family's adventure full of 3D sharks to touch and count, and a catchy tune you won't be able to stop singing.
    • £6.39
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  • Little World: Under the Sea

    Allison Black

    Product Code: BZJDL
    Other
    Introducing the interactive Little World series from Ladybird that makes our big world little. Little World is designed for curious toddlers, allowing them to explore familiar landscapes and faraway places, from cities and jungles to outer space and the ocean depths. The gentle narrative is perfect for reading aloud, guiding children on their adventure as they dive the ocean depths and discover the secrets of the sea. A novelty slide, push or pull on every spread also helps children to engage and explore. Allison Black's bright artwork and charming characters encourage interaction and play, with lots to spot, see and enjoy on every spread. This series has been created in collaboration with subject experts, to produce an accurate representation of the world around us and provide a perfectly designed Little World. Look out for other titles in the Little World series: In the City, To the Moon and Jungle Journey ... with many more to come!
    • £4.79
    • RRP £5.99
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  • World's Cutest Animals

    Lonely Planet

    Product Code: BUZMO
    Paperback
    Warning: you may want to cuddle this book! We've found the planet's cutest animals and squeezed them inside this adorable title. From fluffy pandas and penguin chicks to pygmy possums and inquisitive quokkas, discover a mix of family favourites and lesser-known critters, all accompanied with fun facts and big, beautiful photos! Starting from North America, you'll travel through all the continents of the world to meet 100 outrageously cute creatures. Say a big "hello" to the fennec fox from the deserts of Africa, the northern pygmy owl from the western United States, the European hedgehog, Siberian chipmunk, the New Zealand fur seal and the bearded emperor tamarin from South America. You'll also meet endangered and nearly endangered species and learn how to get involved with different conservation efforts to help protect them. About Lonely Planet Kids: Lonely Planet Kids - an imprint of the world's leading travel authority Lonely Planet - published its first book in 2011. Over the past 45 years, Lonely Planet has grown a dedicated global community of travellers, many of whom are now sharing a passion for exploration with their children. Lonely Planet Kids educates and encourages young readers at home and in school to learn about the world with engaging books on culture, sociology, geography, nature, history, space and more. We want to inspire the next generation of global citizens and help kids and their parents to approach life in a way that makes every day an adventure. Come explore!
    • £7.89
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