Communication and Language

  • Reading With Phonics: Key Sounds Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781786927583
    RWPH 5 years +
    5 years +
    (4)
    • £9.99
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    This Reading with Phonics collection features a host of fairy tales and they all focus on different key sounds e.g. The Ugly Duckling is based around a 'short U'; Rumpelstiltskin includes 'ar' and the secondary sounds 'sp', 'sk' and 'st'; and The Elves and the Shoemaker uses the 's-blend' and secondary sounds including 'oi' and 'st'.

    Also including retellings of Beauty and the Beast and Puss in Boots these books all feature rhyming activities, key words and picture dictionaries. They're sure to inspire new readers to read on further and develop their skills independently.
    Format: paperback
  • HLYJ Toddlers
    Toddlers
    (2)
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    This cute board book invites children to come and hang out in the jungle - where there are so many friendly animals to meet!

    Children can explore role play, emotions and facial expressions as they work though the book and there's also a cut-out mirror surprise on both the front and inside back cover to provide even more joy.
  • HLOM Toddlers
    Toddlers
    (1)
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    This cute board book invites children to come and hang out space and various other cool places!

    Children can explore role play, emotions and facial expressions as they work though the book and there's also a cut-out mirror surprise on both the front and inside back cover to provide even more joy.
  • Dig Dig Digging & Other Stories Collection - 8 Books - Collection - 9781408353752 - Margaret Mayo & Alex Ayliffe
    DIGD 3 years +
    3 years +
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    • Just £1.37 per book
    These eight colourful books are perfect for machine and animal-mad little ones; they'll just love repeating the noises made by the vehicles and creatures on show!

    Written by Margaret Mayo and illustrated by Alex Ayliffe, these picture books are bright, bold and full of themes that toddlers love, including diggers, rockets and dinosaurs.

    Each book is bursting with noisy words that are written in rhyme, making them especially pleasing for young children to listen and read along to.
    Format: paperback
  • Biff, Chip and Kipper First Experiences Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780192771896
    BCKF 3 years +
    3 years +
    (2)
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    From going to the doctor to welcoming a new baby into the family, Biff, Chip and Kipper introduce children to a range of common experiences and new vocabulary in these 10 sensitively written storybooks.

    Each book contains fun activities at the end based around the story so children can further understand the plots and develop their skills. They are also full of tips for parents and teachers to make reading together more rewarding.

    Format: paperback
  • First Words and Pictures Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781788560146
    FWAP 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
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    • Just £1.50 per book
    These perfect picture books introduce important topics including colours, numbers, families and everyday words in a fun and accessible way.

    They support the Early Years Foundation Stage and give younger children the chance to look, read, discover, talk and learn all about the world around them.

    The maths book has plenty of number-counting activities to practise while the colours book will help children understand how ideas are presented through art.

    These books will help children develop their communication and vocabulary skills and encourage them to ask questions about the topics.

    Format: paperback
  • HUNF Toddlers
    Toddlers
    (1)
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    With a flap to lift on every page, this large-format board book introduces 100 first words. There's a big flap - perfect for little hands to hold - on every page!

    With its colourful and engaging grid-pattern layout and modern artwork, children will love exploring each spread as they are introduced to their first words.

    There's an owl hidden behind some curtains; the moon behind the cloud; and a dog behind a door!
  • Baby's First Words Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781408895542
    BFWP Babies
    Babies
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    These four bright and bold board books will help children learn their first words about farms, animals, things that go and home!

    Covering popular first concepts for the very young, these books are the perfect size for little hands to hold and are perfect for sharing together at bedtime
    Format: board book
  • Baby's Very First Library Collection - 18 Books - Collection - 9780241376911
    BFVL Babies
    Babies
    (9)
    • £13.99
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    • Just 78p per book
    A collection of 18 board books full of familiar things for babies to look at as they learn all about the world around them.

    From colours and numbers to words and wild animals, all of these sturdy books have appealing artwork, simple words to read aloud and stunning photographs.

    There is so much to explore in all of these books.

    Format: board book
  • My Very First Spanish Words Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781773252377
    MFSW 3 years +
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £6.99
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    • Just 70p per book
    This 10-book collection will help young children learn their first words in both English and Spanish.

    All of these books have appealing images of the subject with the English definition on one page and then another picture of the same object, thing or saying on the opposite page, all accompanied by the Spanish translation. There is one word and its translation on each double-page spread.

    Suitable for children aged 3 and over, these books cover topics ranging from family and nature to the things found at the park and at the beach.
    Format: paperback
  • Build your own Alphabet train set - Other - 0028503059202
    ED2106 Toddlers
    Toddlers
    (1)
    • £5.99
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    Children can spell out their name (or many other words) and play with a bright and colourful train with this awesome set.

    The train is easy to put together and the carriages come in a range of colours that can also be slotted together. Every letter of the alphabet is included in lower case and there are also extra vowel letters. A great way of getting your children's learning of letters on track and for them to develop their hand-eye coordination.

    Ages 1 plus

    Box size: 210 x 300mm
  • HLLO 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Children (and you!) will love learning how to greet people with this gorgeous and interactive atlas of hellos.

    With one basic premise - encouraging children to say 'hi' throughout the world - this book celebrates the joys of language and introduces children and young readers to multiple nations. There are also facts to pore over and tabs to lift that reveal the correct pronunciation for each welcome.

    From how to say 'hi' in hieroglyphics to saying 'hao' in Native American hand talk, Hello World is a beautiful book that opens up a world of exploration and greetings.
  • I Can Read French Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781911509509
    ICNF 4 years +
    4 years +
    (3)
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    The I Can Read French Collection offers a gentle introduction to learning French for children aged 3 and over.

    The 10 books in the collection combine warm, humorous picture book stories (about common experiences including getting dressed, going to bed and celebrating a birthday) with enchanting colour illustrations and carefully controlled bilingual text.

    The books use the most natural and instinctive methods possible and with universal themes, plenty of repetition and a short picture dictionary in each book, parents and their children will enjoy this gentle approach to learning a foreign language.

    Format: paperback
  • I Can Read Spanish Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781911509615
    ICNS 4 years +
    4 years +
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    • Just £1.20 per book
    The I Can Read Spanish Collection offers a gentle introduction to learning Spanish for children aged 3 and over.

    The 10 books in the collection combine warm, humorous picture book stories (about common experiences including getting dressed, going to bed and celebrating a birthday) with enchanting colour illustrations and carefully controlled bilingual text.

    The books use the most natural and instinctive methods possible and with universal themes, plenty of repetition and a short picture dictionary in each book, parents and their children will enjoy this gentle approach to learning a foreign language.

    Format: paperback
  • Petite Boutique: My Little Library Truck Bookends - 10 Books - Collection - 9781788431248
    PBTR Babies
    Babies
    (5)
    • £12.99
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    Inspired by Petite Boutique, this truck-themed box contains 10 mini padded books and a couple of beautiful bookends to keep them safely and securely on display.

    From the alphabet to colours, opposites and baby animals, these books cover a number of appealing themes and contain simple text and appealing illustrations. They'll help young children learn about some very important concepts.

    Format: board book
  • Nursery Rhymes Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781787722163
    NRHY 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Rediscover nursery rhymes with this bright collection of classic, fun-filled songs and lullabies that we know children love!

    Young readers will pore over the quirky illustrations in each of these books as they revisit their favourite timeless rhymes.

    From Humpty Dumpty Sat on a Wall to Old Macdonald Had a Farm, this collection is perfect for encouraging imagination and to help children reach their full potential.

    Format: paperback
  • Cheeky Monkey Hand Puppet Book - Hardback - 9781783704316 - Templar Internal Design
    CHKY Babies
    Babies
    (4)
    • £3.99
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    You'll love monkeying around with this fun book that has a cheeky and very cute chimp hand-puppet in its centre.

    With rhyming text and very cute illustrations throughout, you can entertain your children by making the monkey climb, hide, laugh and cuddle.

    It's sure to encourage hours of interactive play. If you turn your hand around, the monkey will turn all the way, too!
  • PLYL Babies
    Babies
    (3)
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    He races, he roars and he offers a gentle hug!

    Children will have hours of fun playing with the friendly lion puppet who's neatly attached to the back cover of this book - he can be turned right the way around.

    Complemented by rhyming text and beautiful illustrations, this interactive book provides so much joyful fun. It's a great book for new parents who want to entertain their children.
  • Search and Find Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781789581355
    SRCH 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £7.99
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    • Just 80p per book
    From pirates plundering the high seas to epic missions to space and perfect princesses to awesome animals, these search-and-find books will provide hours of fun and entertainment.

    There are 500 things to search for in the lively scenes in each book and the incredible Book People price makes them perfect for sharing out at parties or as presents.

    The full-colour books will also help children develop their observational skills while searching for the items across every spread.
    Format: paperback
  • Hello Gruffalo! Collection - 4 Books in a Bag - Collection - 9781509861187 - Julia Donaldson
    HGBG Toddlers
    Toddlers
    (9)
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    This cloth bag contains four little Gruffalo board books that are fun and interactive. They're the perfect first books for little ones!

    These books will help children develop their observational skills and there's even a spot-and-find book for you to go through with them.
    Format: board book
  • AAEIJ Toddlers
    Toddlers
    (1)
    • £6.29
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    Eric Carle's exuberantly coloured artwork and favourite animals make this rhythmic story the perfect introduction to looking and learning about colours. Each spread leads seamlessly into the next and young children will delight in Eric's colourful collage of animals and simple repetitive language.
  • BrainBox: Alphabet and Numbers Jigsaw Duo Pack - Other - 5025822899767
    CT0639 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £11.98
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    Children can have fun while learning about the alphabet and numbers with these two interactive jigsaw puzzles.

    Each puzzle piece has a number or letter on one side and on the reverse is a question relating to the image. All you have to do is ask your child (or children - this is suitable for 1 or more players!) the question and then place it down in position when they correctly answer.

    These puzzles provide an exciting, visual way to get to grips with early learning concepts.

    Ages 3 plus

    Box size: 195 x 250mm. Completed jigsaw size: 430 x 430mm.
  • Alphabet Lacing Cards - Other - 5060083100665
    CN0184 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    Every one of these 26 lacing cards features a colourful illustration on one side, with a lower-case letter and word on the reverse. All children have to do is us the laces to string together each letter or even the entire alphabet.

    A fun way to learn the alphabet, this will also help children with their cognitive development and dexterity.

    Ages 3 plus
    Packaging dimensions: 320 x 275mm
  • That's Not My Unicorn - Other - 9781474935975 - Fiona Watt
    TNMU Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £4.79
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    The Usborne touchy-feely books have proven so popular that they've now reached 50 editions - and can you think of a more magical way to celebrate this occasion than with a unicorn?

    As well as the incredible unicorn, there is a little white mouse to spot on every page and plenty of textured patches to feel.

    This is the perfect little book for helping babies and younger children develop their observational skills.