Early Years

Novelty Books

  • BABD 3 years +
    Moira Butterfield
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    Moira Butterfield's Bigger and Bigger Dinosaurs is a perfectly prehistoric board book for young children who love dinos and are trying to grasp the concept of growing.

    Dinky Dino won't be small forever, but at the moment he can always find someone bigger to help him. This book has layered pages that increase in size whenever Dinky meets a new dinosaur.

    It's a lively, funny and rhythmic story.
  • BABW Toddlers
    Moira Butterfield
    Toddlers
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    Moira Butterfield's Bigger and Bigger Wheels follows Billy as he rides his bicycle and learns that sometimes being small beats all.

    This is a lively tale that finds Billy coming across increasingly bigger vehicles as he enjoys his bike journey. It's fun and charming and the cleverly layered pages also increase in size as your children work their way through the story.
  • INOC Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    This tactile book will help very young children learn all about different colours. It has raised and recessed pieces on the pages and the colourful artwork and characterful objects are sure to capture the attention of young readers.

    Illustrated by Fiona Powers, this book will help inspire children to think and use their imagination and the interactive nature makes it perfect for stimulating the senses. They may even learn some new words as they read through.
  • INON Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    This tactile book will help very young children learn all about different numbers. It has raised and recessed pieces on the pages and the colourful artwork and characterful objects are sure to capture the attention of young readers.

    Illustrated by Fiona Powers, this book will help inspire children to think and use their imagination and the interactive nature makes it perfect for stimulating the senses. They may even learn some new words alongside the numbers as they read through.
  • INOS Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    This tactile book will help very young children learn all about different shapes. It has raised and recessed pieces on the pages and the colourful artwork and characterful objects are sure to capture the attention of young readers.

    Illustrated by Fiona Powers, this book will help inspire children to think and use their imagination and the interactive nature makes it perfect for stimulating the senses. They may even learn some new words as they read through.
  • MFAN Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
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    Young children will love spotting the animals on the tabbed pages of this bright and bold board book. There's something new to look for on every spread.

    Chunky and sturdy, this book will stimulate the senses and help with hand-eye coordination. It will also help them learn some first words.
  • MFHM Toddlers
    Toddlers
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    Young children will love spotting a variety of things around the home on the tabbed pages of this bright and bold board book. There's something new to look for on every spread.

    Chunky and sturdy, this book will stimulate the senses and help with hand-eye coordination. It will also help them learn some first words.
  • My First Milestones Collections - 6 Books - Collection - 9780192768445 - Amber Stewart
    MFMI 3 years +
    Amber Stewart
    3 years +
    • £8.99
    • RRP £41.94
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    • Just £1.50 per book
    Bramble eats nothing but berries; Otter can't swim; and Puddle is worried about his first day at school...

    From letting go of a comfort blanket to helping picky eaters discover more foods, this positive collection is full of gentle stories and easy-to-follow advice that will help you and your children reach various milestones.

    These animal-themed stories show how, by working together, families can help children grow up, step by step. Each book also contains a list of Ten Top Tips that will help children embrace the unfamiliar concepts.
  • PE0087 3 years +
    Oakley Graham
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    This counting book contains high-frequency words that children will be learning about at reception level and bold illustrations by Steph Hinton.

    There are tabs on each robust page that reveal answers to a number of counting questions and also a simple story that will guide learning exploration. It's the perfect introduction to solving problems independently.

    This book contains 40 double-sided flashcards that will help children count from 1 to 10.
  • ICTS 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £4.99
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    Spotty Dog and his animal friends will help your children learn how to tie their shoelaces in a variety of ways. This folder-shaped book has step-by-step instructions for the traditional method, a loop bow and a double-quick bow.

    It even includes a practice shoe encased in the book so children can try the skill over and over again before mastering their own shoes. This is a handy introduction to a valuable and important life skill.

    Please note due to unforeseen circumstances the image of this title in our catalogue was incorrect. The edition we have has a white jacket.
  • ICTT 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.99
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    This gorgeous little fold-out book has everything your children need to be able to tell the time - rhyming step-by-step instructions and a hands-on practice clock.

    Cuddly Rabbit and his friends go through the times of the day to help children familiarise with the right clock face for waking up, eating breakfast, brushing their teeth, getting dressed and going out to play.

    The interactive clock has click-clack hands that stay in place when children have added the correct time. There are also handy hints for learning how to tell when it's quarter past, half past and quarter to.

    Please note due to unforeseen circumstances the image of this title in our catalogue was incorrect. The edition we have has a white jacket.
  • BRDH 3 years +
    Clover Robin
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £8.99
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    The Bird House is a shaped lift-the-flap book that will help children learn more about our feathered friends.

    This book opens with an explanation about how bird houses can come in all shapes and sizes and how they are usually wooden. They provide safe shelter for birds who need extra protection of don't have a nest. It also reveals how humans can help birds survive.

    From the floating structures of duck houses to dovecotes and bird feeders and baths, this is a must for any young nature lover. It even gives simple explanations for the concepts of migration and tips on how to make gardens more suitable, welcoming and bird-friendly.
  • MFBL Babies
    Babies
    • £4.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    This plush, lamb-shaped board book provides a wonderful introduction to Bible stories including Noah, Joseph and Easter.

    Great for sharing, children will love playing with the plush as they learn the stories. This unique novelty format makes the book very appealing and is perfect as children take their first steps into the world of God.
  • PG0260 3 years +
    Claire Phillip
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    An interactive storybook and play mat, complete with fascinating facts and beautiful illustrations.

    Children can read all about life on the farm and then fold out the mat, press out the characters and enjoy an adventure of their own.
  • MGFD 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Georgie and Eva are so excited when they discover a magical fairy door in their treehouse.

    They can't wait to meet the fairies who live there but what will it take to make them show themselves? The friends start to wonder if the fairies are actually there...

    With this interactive book, children can place the Fairy Door against any wall in a house to open up a big, wide world of imagination and adventure.
  • Bobbly Bible Tales Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781912013753
    BOBT Toddlers
    Toddlers
    (1)
    • £5.99
    • RRP £19.95
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    • Just £1.20 per book
    Told from the animals' perspective, these tactile books provide an enticing and heart-warming introduction to favourite animal stories from the Bible. They are gently shaped and perfect for sharing with little ones as they get to grips with these parables.

    These board books will be returned to again and again as children start to learn and appreciate how much of a huge impact animals have had on the Bible and people's beliefs.

    Format: board book
  • LPAS Toddlers
    Yu-Hsuan Huang
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £10.99
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    Join two boys on an intergalactic adventure with this out-of-this-world book. It's an exciting adventure that will spark any child's imagination.

    After the boys build a rocket, they zoom off into space and children will love joining them. There are mechanisms on every spread to slide, turn and twist!
  • Camilla and Friends: Pink Limo Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781786926418 - Tim Bugbird
    CFPL 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £14.99
    • RRP £49.99
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    • Just £1.50 per book
    Coming in a cool - and fetching pink - limo-shaped box, these 10 charming stories are all about fairies, cute animals and even a polar bear.

    Filled with sweet illustrations, fun text and coming with four stacking blocks, these are exciting books that children will love and return to again and again.

    Perfect for sharing, these padded hardbacks feature cool characters including Camilla the Cupcake Fairy, Paulette the Pinkest Puppy and Posie the Kitten.

    Format: hardback
  • EQPL 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Prepare to be enchanted by Equestria with this padded book full of five My Little Pony stories. It comes with a beautifully soft plush toy of Twilight Sparkle.

    Twilight Sparkle and her best friends are exploring all around them and they soon come across a world of friendship, magic, secrets and fun. This is a place your children will definitely want to visit!

    The stories are fun, the cover is sparkly and the illustrations are awesome. The 7-inch tall plush of Twilight Sparkle just adds to the joy.
  • GCJB 3 years +
    Julia Donaldson
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £11.99
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    The Gruffalo is back, but this time it's his child who is feeling brave... Will the tiny mouse be able to outwit the Gruffalo once more?

    Young children will love the pacy, rhythmic tale from bestselling author Julia Donaldson and the incredible artwork by Axel Scheffler.

    They can then have fun recreating the brilliant illustrations by putting together the six chunky jigsaw puzzles included with this gift edition of the timeless classic.
  • MMKG 3 years +
    Ag Jatkowska
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Discover what life's like under the sea and explore the secret world of Mermaid Kingdom with this beautiful pop-up book.

    Coming with interactive play pieces, this book introduces your children to Sandy, Shelly and Sparkle as they prepare for a very special visit from Queen Marina.

    The mermaids are getting themselves ready, serving up a feast and putting on a show in the three pop-up play scenes.
  • OWBT 3 years +
    Martin Waddell & Patrick Benso
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £10.99
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    Coming in a cute, smaller format, this is a classic children's book about three baby owls waiting for their mother to come home.

    Written by Martin Waddell and illustrated by Patrick Benson, the book is full of charm and style and is sure to be returned to again and again. It's even been described as 'a perfect bedtime story'.

    A family favourite for nearly 25 years, the little board book here is accompanied by a beautiful little soft toy of a baby owl.
  • FRO2 Toddlers
    Roger Priddy
    Toddlers
    • £4.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    From the animals to crops, tractors and more, this lift-the-flap book is ideal for teaching little ones aged 2 and up what happens down on the farm.

    Each farm scene is charmingly illustrated and has fun flaps to lift, which reveal hidden surprises underneath. What will they find...?

    The big, bold, illustrated tabs along the top and side of the book that are just right for helping small hands turn the pages on their own, while the clear illustrations and simple text make it perfect for playtime sharing.
  • AOR2 3 years +
    Roger Priddy
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    Everyone's getting set to go away for their holidays. That means it's going to be another busy day at Playtown Airport!

    This bright and bold book is packed with flaps to lift and detailed artwork that shows what happens at an airport. From arrivals to checking in for a flight and boarding the plane, it shows how an airport works.

    There are even gatefold pages that open up to reveal cross-sections of a jumbo jet, including the cockpit, engines and first-class lounge.