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Pop-up books and lift-the-flap books are ideal for engaging little ones in stories and reading from a very early age. Our extensive range of interactive books add an exciting new twist to storytime, and our pop-up books are great for energetic children who will love the hands-on nature. Our lift the flap books are fantastic learning tools for little children.

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Pop-up & Lift-the-flap Books

Pop-up books and lift-the-flap books are ideal for engaging little ones in stories and reading from a very early age. Our extensive range of interactive books add an exciting new twist to storytime, and our pop-up books are great for energetic children who will love the hands-on nature. Our lift the flap books are fantastic learning tools for little children.

  • WHIW Toddlers

    National Trust: Who's Hiding in the Woods? (Other)

    Katharine McEwen

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    A beautiful lift-the-flap book packed with fun facts about nature and gorgeous collage artwork.

    Little nature lovers will love discovering who is hiding under the 20 tiny flaps as they explore under logs, leaves and trees and learn all about woodland wildlife.

    In partnership with the National Trust, this book is the perfect introduction to the outdoors for inquisitive young minds!
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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  • WHAS Toddlers

    National Trust: Who's Hiding at the Seaside? (Other)

    Katharine McEwen

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    A beautiful lift-the-flap book packed with fun facts about nature and gorgeous collage artwork.

    Little nature lovers will love discovering who is hiding under the tiny 20 flaps as they explore under shells, seaweed and sand dunes and learn all about seaside wildlife.

    In partnership with the National Trust, this book is the perfect introduction to the outdoors for inquisitive young minds!
    • £3.99
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  • DZO2 Toddlers

    Dear Zoo (Other)

    Rod Campbell

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    Rod Campbell's Dear Zoo has been published in a sturdy board book format to suit very young children. The lively illustrations, simple story and engaging lift-the-flap fun guarantee the book's toddler appeal.

    With its repetition and appealing illustrations, this is bound to be a favourite choice at bedtime for toddlers from 1 and over.
    • £3.99
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  • FSO2 Toddlers

    Tales from Acorn Wood: Fox's Socks (Hardback)

    Julia Donaldson

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    Tales from Acorn Wood: Fox's Socks is a fun, lift-the-flap book written by former Children's Laureate Julia Donaldson.

    The story is a wild rhyming romp that your toddler will love. With stylish illustrations from Axel Scheffler, and a clueless fox who requires some help finding his socks, this book is lots of fun to read aloud.

    Bright and full of interest, Fox's Socks will appeal to little ones from 2+.
    • £3.49
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  • HDZ2 Toddlers

    Tales from Acorn Wood: Hide-and-Seek Pig (Other)

    Julia Donaldson

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    From Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, the award-winning creators of The Gruffalo, kids will love joining the fun in Acorn Wood in this little book!

    Pig and Hen are playing hide-and-seek. But where on earth could Hen be? Can you lift the flaps and help Pig find out where Hen is hiding?

    With sturdy flaps on every spread and rhyming stories that are a joy to read aloud, the Tales From Acorn Wood have been delighting both parents and toddlers for over fifteen years.
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  • RAP2 Toddlers

    Tales from Acorn Wood: Rabbit's Nap (Other)

    Julia Donaldson

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    Toddlers will love heading over to Acorn Wood in this romping, rhyming riot of a book that finds Rabbit unable to get to sleep. With its familiar themes, we reckon Rabbit's Nap will quickly become a bedtime favourite for all the family.

    From Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, the award-winning author-and-illustrator team behind the Gruffalo, this anniversary edition lift-the-flap board book is full of funny, rhyming text.

    Children will love seeing who is responsible for each noise that is keeping Rabbit awake by lifting the flaps. The handy size makes this a book ideal for taking away on long journeys as well.
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  • WHMK Babies

    Where's Mrs Kangaroo? (Other)

    Ingela P Arrhenius

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    Where's Mrs Kangaroo?

    This brilliant board book has easy-to-grasp, shaped felt flaps and instantly appealing artwork. The repetitive text makes it a joy to read aloud and share with toddlers.
    • £3.99
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  • FTTS Toddlers

    Felties: Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star (Other)

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    With its combination of patterned cut-out felt and board book pages, this book contains favourite nursery rhymes including Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star, Round and Round the Garden and Row, Row, Row Your Boat.

    Offering a tactile reading experience, this little book has gorgeous artwork to pore over with plenty of things to spot (including an elusive bunny) and children will love the texture of the felt and the shapes inside it.

    It's a lovely book for parents to share with their very young children.
    • £3.99
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  • WHC2 Toddlers

    What's In My Truck? (Other)

    Roger Priddy

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    With an interesting novelty to lift and slide on every spread, children will have fun finding out what's hiding inside every truck.

    From a tractor, to a dump truck, and a fire truck, there's lots to see, plus funny things to spot in each fun scene.

    The chunky pages are easy to turn and the flaps and sliders will encourage hand-eye coordination skills
    • £4.99
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  • GOEC 3 years +

    We're Going on an Elf Chase (Hardback)

    Martha Mumford

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    Due to phenomenal demand, our hand-picked edition of We're Going on an Elf Chase has now sold out. You can still buy this book with 20% off RRP by adding the paperback version (BSIZO) to your basket.

    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.
    • £4.99
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  • FTOS Toddlers

    Felties: Time to Sleep, Little One (Other)

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    With its combination of patterned felt and board book pages, this is a special book for little sleepyheads.

    Offering a tactile reading experience, it has gorgeous artwork to pore over with plenty of things to spot - including an elusive bunny. The felt pages have cut-out shapes that offer a tremendously tactile experience for any little child

    The sweet book has a running theme of sleep and its soothing and lyrical text is sure to help younger children drift off to the land of nod... It's perfect for parents and very young children to read together.
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  • LTZ2 Toddlers

    My Little Book of Words (Other)

    Roger Priddy

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    Featuring bright photographs of items that children will recognise and clear labels, there is plenty to explore in this engaging board book.

    The rainbow-coloured, tabbed page edges make it easy to turn the page - perfect for adding to any child's early learning library.
    • £4.49
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  • ATTH 3 years +

    Tree House Hotel (Hardback)

    Maggie Bateson

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    Kenny Kitten and Betty Bunny are preparing for a stay at the brand new Tree House Hotel but then Kenny goes missing. Will Betty be able to find him before the grand feast begins?

    Children will love reading this fun story and then acting it out by popping up the play set and pieces, including beds and characters. This fantastic book will provide hours of interactive fun; it's a hotel your children will want to stay in!
    • £5.99
    • RRP £14.99
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  • LTO2 Toddlers

    My Little Book of Animals (Other)

    Roger Priddy

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    Featuring bright photographs of animals that children will recognise and clear labels, there is plenty to explore in this engaging board book.

    The rainbow-coloured, tabbed page edges make it easy to turn the page - perfect for adding to any child's early learning library.
    • £4.49
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  • AEUWQ 5 years +

    Usborne Look Inside: Your Body (Hardback)

    Louie Stowell

    (2)
    This is a wonderful flap book introducing children to the way their own bodies work in a fun and informative way. It is a new, smaller format of the "Look Inside" series, perfect for little fingers. It is full of surprises to keep enquiring minds entertained, including flaps beneath flaps and a cheeky peek inside a toilet cubicle. Young readers' minds will boggle as they learn about how their brains work, what happens when they eat, how their lungs use oxygen and much more.
    • £7.99
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  • AEZYG 5 years +

    Usborne Look Inside: Space (Hardback)

    Rob Lloyd Jones

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    This is a great fun flap book packed with interesting information about space, and the amazing things that float through it - stars, moons, comets, and the planets of our solar system. Each double-page spread has a stunning colour illustrations, and several flaps to lift to find out more about what's going on in the scene - such as what goes on inside the International Space Station, how astronauts visited the Moon and what they did there, as well as the history of astronomy, from Galileo to the Hubble Space Telescope.
    • £7.99
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  • AETDF 3 years +

    The Bad-tempered Ladybird (Paperback)

    Eric Carle

    Well known for his colourful classic, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Eric Carle has also created this appealing picture book about the importance of sharing. When the bad-tempered ladybird picks a fight with a whale, he's definitely bitten off more than he can chew and he quickly learns his lesson about kindness and sharing. The Bad-tempered Ladybird is a perfect bedtime story for toddlers who find sharing a struggle!
    • £6.39
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  • ATGMJ Toddlers

    The Tickle Book (Other)

    Ian Whybrow

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    Look out - there's a Ticklemonster about! And he's off to tickle all his animal friends, from the pigs on the farm to penguins at the zoo. Join Tom and Bear as they follow him on his adventures, but watch out - you might get tickled too! This fun board book features a laugh-out-loud text by Ian Whybrow that is full of witty rhymes and silly scenarios, and illustrations by Axel Scheffler, illustrator of The Gruffalo. Bursting with funny details, The Tickle Book has a flap to lift on every page, so children can join in the fun! Also from Axel Scheffler and Ian Whybrow: The Bedtime Bear and The Christmas Bear.
    • £4.79
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  • ALHJP 5 years +

    Usborne Look Inside: Our World (Hardback)

    Emily Bone

    What is the earth made of and what goes on beneath the surface? This non-fiction lift-the-flap book features bold illustrations, simple explanations to complex questions and over 60 flaps to lift. An introduction to geology and geography for young children.
    • £7.99
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  • AEUWR 5 years +

    Usborne Look Inside: Science (Board)

    Minna Lacey

    This is a re-sized edition of the original flap book that introduces the fascinating world of science in a simple and engaging way for younger readers. It is full of surprises to keep enquiring minds entertained, including flaps beneath flaps. It includes basic science topics from how plants grow to astronomy and forces. Each double-page includes simple practical experiments for children to try themselves.
    • £7.99
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  • ASQFI Toddlers

    The Bedtime Bear (Other)

    Ian Whybrow

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    Bedtime isn't bedtime without your favourite bear - and Tom's bear is on his way! Follow Bear on his adventures as he finds his way back to Tom, from cycling through the jungle with a tiger to hitching a lift with a sheep on a jeep. This fun board book features a laugh-out-loud text full of witty rhymes and silly scenarios from Ian Whybrow, and illustrations by Axel Scheffler, illustrator of The Gruffalo, that are bursting with funny details, The Bedtime Bear is a bedtime book with a difference - and there's a flap to lift on every page, so children can join in the fun! Also from Axel Scheffler and Ian Whybrow: The Tickle Book and The Christmas Bear.
    • £4.79
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  • AJLOC Toddlers

    Can't You Sleep, Little Bear? (Hardback)

    Martin Waddell

    A celebrated picture book is brought to life as a Mini Pop-Up Classic. Little Bear can't sleep. There is dark all around him in the Bear Cave. Not even Big Bear's biggest lantern can light up the darkness of the night outside. But then Big Bear finds the prefect way to reassure Little Bear and help him fall fast asleep...This timeless and well-loved story is exquisitely brought to life in a special Mini Pop-Up Classic edition, making it the perfect gift and a book to treasure, time and time again. Classic illustrations are brought to life as three-dimensional pop-ups. It is part of a new series of Mini Pop-Up Classics, all featuring distinctive foil spines making them the perfect gift edition. The Little Bear series has sold over seven million copies worldwide.
    • £6.89
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  • ALKSM 6 years +

    See Inside Trains (Hardback)

    Emily Bone

    (4)
    Trains hold a fascination for just about everybody and this lift-the-flap history of locomotion tells it all from Stephenson's Rocket to the bullet trains of today. You can lift the flaps to explore all kinds of exciting trains, from a luxury steam train fit for a queen to super-fast trains that run on magnets, trains that can climb up mountains, and lots, lots more. Part of a collectable series of interactive information books.
    • £7.99
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  • AJDHL 3 years +

    The Very Hungry Caterpillar: a Pull-out Pop-up (Hardback)

    Eric Carle

    This is a bright and beautiful fold-out pop-up that follows the Very Hungry Caterpillar's journey from tiny caterpillar to beautiful butterfly. It is based on the classic picture book. This stylish concertina book is contained within a neat slipcase.
    • £5.19
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Adding a new and exciting element to story time, your children are sure to love uncovering plot twists and getting involved with the story with a pop up and lift the flap book.

Great for all ages

Pop-up and lift-the-flap books are available for a variety of age groups. The movement and colours are something babies can appreciate, while the interactive nature of the books is something toddlers and young children will love being in control of. As you read through the story together, your little ones are sure to revel in the reveal of characters, story lines and excellent hidden features.

A great mix of themes

There's a great variety of topics to choose from - more than you may at first think! From classic topics such as the Usborne Peep Inside Space, to educational books like Chris Oxlade's Magical Maths, there's plenty to be discovered in the world of lift-the-flap books. You can also find classic stories in this collection, including Kay Woodward's retelling of Lewis Carroll's Alice Through the Looking Glass, meaning you can your children can explore a whole new dimension to the best-loved stories.

Scroll and discover

Take a look through the range of interactive books in our collection, and learn a new way to enjoy reading with your little ones.