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  • Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper Collection: Levels 1-3 - 33 Books

    Product Code: RWBZ
    Collection 3 years +
    (50)
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    Featuring 33 Biff, Chip and Kipper books covering reading levels 1-3, this collection of Oxford Reading Tree books is perfect for building a foundation in reading for young readers aged 3 and up.

    Specially designed by the reading experts at Oxford University Press, each book has a carefully levelled and beautifully illustrated story that parent and child will have lots of fun with as they read together, practising and perfecting essential skills that they'll be learning at school - from phonics and first stories to common words and everyday language.

    This Biff, Chip and Kipper collection features 32 storybooks and a parents' handbook full of ideas to make reading fun.
    Format: paperback
    • £19.99
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  • Songbirds Phonics Collection - 36 Books

    Julia Donaldson

    Product Code: SONB
    Collection 3 years +
    (75)
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    Written by Julia Donaldson, the author of The Gruffalo, the 36 books in this Songbirds Phonics Collection are especially designed to help ease young children through the process of learning to read.

    From the Oxford Reading Tree, this collection combines playful rhythm-and-rhyme tales with vibrant and interesting illustrations sure to engage little ones.

    Great for encouraging gradual progress and for preparing children for studies in primary school or supplementing their early learning, these bite-sized tales will promote an early positive reading experience.
    • £18.99
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  • National Geographic Kids Readers Collection - 10 Books

    Product Code: NGKR
    Collection 4 years +
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    Hang with the monkeys, dive with the dolphins and ride the storm with National Geographic Kids!

    Containing a combination of early readers (Level 1) and books for those who are developing their reading stamina and becoming more fluent (Level 2), these engaging reads are packed with facts about nature and incredible animals and full-colour photographs.

    They have been developed by education experts and feature lively text about popular themes.
    Format: paperback
    • £12.99
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  • The Fairytale Hairdresser Collection - 8 Books

    Abie Longstaff

    Product Code: FRYH
    Collection 3 years +
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    Step into a fairytale salon...

    Abie Longstaff's picture books introduce young readers to fabulous fairy tale characters including Snow White, Rapunzel and Princess Rose (Sleeping Beauty) who all line up at Kitty Lacey's salon to have their hair cut and tell incredible stories.

    The illustrations in these books are packed with things for parents and children to spot together.
    Format: paperback
    • £10.99
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  • Time to Read Collection - 20 Books

    Product Code: TTOR
    Collection 4 years +
    (4)
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    Featuring the likes of The Gruffalo and Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson and The Emperor of Absurdia by Chris Riddell, this collection contains 20 original picture books adapted into early reader format with easy-to-read type.

    The familiar stories and characters and funny tales in this collection will inspire children who are just starting to read independently and will quickly become bookshelf favourites.

    Other brilliant tales in this collection include Football Fever, The Giant of Jum and What the Ladybird Heard.

    Format: paperback
    • £18.00
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  • Biff, Chip and Kipper First Experiences Collection - 10 Books

    Product Code: BCKF
    Collection 3 years +
    (4)
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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
    • £9.99
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  • Engage Literacy Wonder Words Collection - 24 Books

    Product Code: ENGW
    Collection 3 years +
    (5)
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    Young children who are just starting to read can become familiar with 100 high-frequency words with this collection of 20 early readers. It even comes with a poster so they can track their success.

    The books in this collection follow a systematic scheme that introduces children to their first 100 high-frequency words in an enjoyable and friendly way. The stories progress from short and simple text to more repetitive and rhythmic language and support guided reading. They are banded and have appealing font sizes.

    The stories are a mixture of animal-based stories and experiences that children will experience as they grow up e.g. cooking, going to the dentist. There's even one about going to the moon!

    Format: paperback
    • £12.99
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  • My Usborne Reading Library Beginners Collection - 50 Books

    Product Code: URLI
    Collection 5 years +
    (1)
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    Inspire a lifelong love of reading in children with this great value library full of books!

    Filled with fantastic illustrations, there are books to suit all levels of reading ability. All 50 titles feature in the Usborne Reading Programme; a range that has been especially developed to help encourage young readers at home.

    Includes:
    14 x First Reading Level Three titles
    16 x First Reading Level Four Titles
    20 x Young Reading Series One titles

    Format: paperback
    • £39.99
    • RRP £199.50
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  • Happy Families Collection - 10 Books

    Allan Ahlberg

    Product Code: HPYF
    Collection 3 years +
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    Be as happy as these families!

    Allen Ahlberg's Happy Families series is packed full of heart-warming and funny tales that will delight everyone in your family.

    Each story has a moral for children to learn from while the vibrant illustrations and sense of humour running throughout adds extra appeal even on repeated reads.

    Format: paperback. Size each book 275 x 205mm.
    • £12.99
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  • The Tale of Peter Rabbit

    Beatrix Potter

    Product Code: RIX2
    Hardback 3 years +
    (1)
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    The Tale of Peter Rabbit is the first in Beatrix Potter's series of 23 books.

    It tells the tale of a mischievous young rabbit who narrowly escapes a frightening fate when he ventures into Mr McGregor's vegetable garden.

    With beautiful illustrations and an affectionate and touching storyline, The Tale of Peter Rabbit is totally deserving of its iconic status in children's literature. This book would make a lovely gift for children aged 3 and above.
    • £2.99
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  • Farmyard Friends Collection - 20 Books

    Product Code: FMYB
    Collection 3 years +
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    Children will love this fun-filled collection of 20 stories presented in an adorable barn-shaped box. All of the books are slightly different sizes so when they are inserted into the box, they make a delightful roof for the barn!

    Whether it's The Three Little Pigs or A Goose on the Loose, these exciting stories are perfect for encouraging little ones to read! Other stories follow Titus the goat with a troublesome tooth; Chicken Licken; and Posy the nosy pig.
    Format: paperback
    • £19.99
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  • Planet Awesome

    Stacy McAnulty

    Product Code: EIO2
    Paperback 4 years +
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    This engaging book is full of information about the planet Earth and will delight budding scientists with its jaw-dropping facts. Beautifully illustrated and scientifically accurate, it's a brilliant study aid for science lessons.
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
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  • The Great Dragon Bake Off

    Nicola O'Byrne

    Product Code: BLQ2
    Paperback 3 years +
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    At the Ferocious Dragon Academy, dragons-in-training learn the arts of bone crunching and teeth sharpening. But there is one dragon who harbours a passion for a most undragon-like pastime . . . Meet Flamie Oliver. To look at, Flamie is as terrifying as a dragon can get. But behind closed doors, Flamie is . . . a stupendously spectacular Star Baker! That's right - choux, rough, salty, sweet and puff - Flamie loves it all. In fact, he loves baking so much that his studies at the Ferocious Dragon Academy are starting to suffer, and there's a chance he won't graduate! Flamie's going to need a real showstopper to get out of this one. On your marks, get set . . . BAKE! Fabulously funny and perfect for fans of BBCs Great British Bake Off
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  • Baby Dinosaur Can Play

    Jay Dale

    Product Code: AAI2
    Paperback 4 years +
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    This Red book-banded early reader follows a dinosaur who want to have some fun. It has engaging and contemporary content and will help any child improve their vocabulary and reading fluency.
    • £1.99
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  • Lea is Hungry

    Jay Dale

    Product Code: AJK2
    Paperback 4 years +
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    A young girl is looking for food in Lea is Hungry; a Red book-banded story that will help children enhance their reading skills and develop their vocabulary.
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  • Up Here

    Jay Dale

    Product Code: APW2
    Paperback 4 years +
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    Following a cheeky monkey, Up Here is a Pink book-banded book that introduces engaging, accessible and contemporary vocabulary to help build a child's reading fluency and confidence.
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  • My Toy Box

    Jay Dale

    Product Code: AKN2
    Paperback 4 years +
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    Take a peek inside a child's toy box with this Pink book-banded book. IT introduces engaging, accessible and contemporary vocabulary to help build a child's reading fluency and confidence.
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  • The Lost Sock

    Anne Giulieri

    Product Code: AJS2
    Paperback 4 years +
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    A girl looks for her lost sock in this Red book-banded story. It's full of easy-to-follow text and beautiful artwork that will help any child develop their reading confidence and enhance their vocabulary.
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  • Bananas in My Tummy

    Jay Dale

    Product Code: AAU2
    Paperback 4 years +
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    Bananas in my Tummy is a Yellow book band book that will introduce children to the joys of fruit. It's ideal for helping young readers get to grips with new words and vocabulary while building their reading confidence.
    • £2.99
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  • Dog in a Dress & Run, Tom, Run! (Early Reader)

    Katie Dale

    Product Code: EJA2
    Paperback 4 years +
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    This red book-banded early reader contains two stories that will help children build their reading confidence and fluency. Dog in a Dress finds animals wearing lots of clothes and asking who they belong to while Run, Tom, Run! follows Tom as he enters the big race. Will he win?
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  • Bam-boo and I Wish

    Alice Hemming

    Product Code: EIX2
    Paperback 4 years +
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    This gorgeously illustrated book will help children develop into confident readers. It's red book banded and includes two stories - Bam-Boo and I Wish.

    Bam-Boo is about a panda who loves to hide and I Wish has a princess finding a well up on a hill. What will she wish for?
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  • Little Sea Horse and the Big Crab

    Anne Giulieri

    Product Code: AJO2
    Paperback 4 years +
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    Little Sea Horse and the Big Crab is a fun story full of new words and vocabulary. Yellow book banded, it will help children build their reading confidence from a very early age.
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  • The Dog and the Fox

    Jenny Jinks

    Product Code: EJG2
    Paperback 4 years +
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    The Dog and the Fox finds a dog wanting to play int the daytime, but his friend Fox is fast asleep. Will Fox join him? This is a Yellow book-banded story to help children build their reading fluency and confidence.
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  • Sheep on the Run

    Alice Hemming

    Product Code: EJF2
    Paperback 4 years +
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    When Farmer Green falls sick and can't feed the sheep, Lee decides to help. But he forgets to shut the pens and soon a big flock of sheep are on the run. This Yellow book-banded story is perfect for introducing children to new words and developing their vocabulary in a fun and exciting way.
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