Children's Books

Children's Fiction Books

  • AANLA Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £9.99
    "Ladybird First Favourite Nursery Rhymes" contains 15 well-loved, classic nursery rhymes to share and enjoy together. A beautifully illustrated first nursery rhyme book with tabs, it is perfect for young children. This lovely book has a squishy padded cover and sturdy tabbed edges to help find and choose playtime, sing-along or bedtime favourites! The playtime rhymes section contains popular classics such as "Jack and Jill", "Little Miss Muffet" and "Little Boy Blue". Or sing and clap along to the interactive rhymes such as "Ring-a-ring o'roses", "The Wheels on the Bus", "Pat-a-cake", and "Incy Wincy Spider". Then soothe your little one to sleep at the end of the day with favourite bedtime rhymes like "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star" and "Hush-a-bye, Baby".
  • ADCEX Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £4.79
    • RRP £5.99
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    This Ladybird retelling of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears" is a wonderful introduction to classic fairy tales for toddlers and preschool children. Enjoy reading the simple text together, looking at the bright pictures and feeling the different touch-and-feels on every page.
  • ADCFC Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £4.79
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    This Ladybird retelling of "Little Red Riding Hood" is a wonderful introduction to classic fairy tales for toddlers and preschool children. Enjoy reading the simple text together, looking at the bright pictures and feeling the different touch-and-feels on every page.
  • AJDNV Toddlers
    Beatrix Potter
    Toddlers
    • £7.89
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    A finger puppet book featuring Beatrix Potter's classic character, Peter Rabbit! This simple counting book with a soft finger puppet of Peter Rabbit will really help adults to bring the pages alive. The Peter Rabbit puppet is cleverly stitched into the book so it can't get lost, and is integral to every page! A great fun read to share with very young children. Beatrix Potter is regarded as one of the world's best-loved children's authors of all time. From her first book, The Tale of Peter Rabbit, published by Frederick Warne in 1902, she went on to create a series of stories based around animal characters including Mrs.Tiggy-winkle, Benjamin Bunny, Jemima Puddle-duck, Mr. Jeremy Fisher and Tom Kitten.
  • AFEEC 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £6.89
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    Lola will not eat peas. In fact, she won't eat carrots, potatoes, mushrooms, eggs, sausages, cauliflower, cabbage or baked beans. And she absolutely will not EVER eat a tomato. But then Charlie explains to Lola that these are not peas - these are green drops from Greenland. And those orange things that look like carrots are actually twiglets from Jupiter. And, suddenly, even Lola is tempted to clear her plate. For the first time, the original Charlie and Lola story is available as a chunky board book that's just right for little hands. This wonderfully imaginative tale of fussy eating is perfect for sharing with the very youngest Charlie and Lola fans. 'A superb book to make you laugh out loud' - Bookseller 'So good it's exhilarating' - Independent
  • AHEEG 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £5.89
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    Charlie's little sister Lola is nearly big enough to go to school...but Lola is not so sure. She thinks it probably would be useful to read and write and count, but she doesn't really have time for lessons - she's much too busy doing extremely important things at home. And anyway, Lola's invisible friend, Soren Lorensen, is slightly nervous about going to school.For the first time, this original Charlie and Lola story is available as a chunky board book that's just right for little hands. This wonderfully imaginative tale of starting-school worries is perfect for sharing with the very youngest Charlie and Lola fans.
  • AAEIJ Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £5.59
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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.
  • AAIWR 3 years +
    Julia Donaldson
    3 years +
    • £11.59
    • RRP £11.99
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    Everyone loves the "Gruffalo", now available in a special novelty board book edition, including six twelve-piece jigsaw puzzles. Children will have hours of fun assembling six favourite scenes from the book, while they read the original story - complete and unabridged. A fun activity page completes a wonderful gift, bound to hit the spot with any young child.
  • ALVKI
    Jan Lewis
    • £6.89
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    This is a lively illustrated collection of over 25 rhymes. It includes timeless verses such as Baa Baa Black Sheep, If You're Happy and You Know It, Hickory Dickory Dock, and Sing a Song of Sixpence. It features well-loved characters such as Little Bo-Peep, Yankee Doodle Dandy, Old MacDonald, Jack and Jill, Old Mother Hubbard, and the Grand Old Duke of York. All of these are brilliantly brought to life in appealing artwork by illustrator Jan Lewis. It is designed for children and grown-ups to enjoy together, with a wipe-clean padded cover and sturdy board pages. This magical treasury is packed with traditional rhymes, all of them accompanied by bright and amusing illustrations. You can meet memorable characters such as Humpty Dumpty, Little Boy Blue and Old King Cole. You can join in with the words of Round and Round the Garden, The Wheels on the Bus, Mary Had a Little Lamb, Lavender's Blue, Rock-a-Bye Baby, and many others. This charming book is ideal for reading aloud to small children, or for more confident readers to enjoy by themselves. It will provide hours of fun for little ones everywhere.
  • ALRJC
    Nicola Baxter
    • £3.89
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    These are first reading books for 3-5 year olds. Join Rosa and Tom as they travel to the frozen North...and into a whole heap of trouble! Learning to read is 'snow' trouble at all with this larger-than-life adventure - perfect for show and tell. The book introduces words such as anchor, iceberg and whale - all of which are encountered by Rosa and Tom. Silly situations, repeated vocabulary and bright pictures on every one of the giant-format pages will help children to feel confident as they develop their reading skills. It's fun to start reading with this troublesome tale! The book can be used in a number of different ways to help young readers build confidence. Grown-ups can begin by reading the illustrated words at the edge of each left-hand page with the child. Have an 'ice' time spotting the same terms within the story itself, as explorers Rosa and Tom slip and slide, and have their camera stolen by a polar bear. Finally, all the illustrated words can be found on the last two pages of the book, so you can enjoy checking all the phrases that you can now read together!
  • AIEAB
    • £3.89
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    Children will love watching the woodland characters' big googly eyes move around in this fun boardbook! The book features a lively narrative, bright pictures and roving eyeballs to keep youngsters entertained. It is told using simple vocabulary and familiar language that small children can easily follow, whether you read to them aloud or they try by themselves. It is ideal reading for 3- to 5-year-olds. Other titles in the Googly Eyes series include The Pig with the Curliest Tail, Polly the Farm Puppy and Flipper the Seal Makes a Discovery! It is bedtime for all the little animals in the forest, but Benjy Bunny does not feel sleepy at all. He wants to play with his friends, so he hops away to ask Monty Mouse if he would like to play hide-and-seek, Fernando Frog if he would like to go bouncing, and Sammy Squirrel if he would like to go exploring. They are all busy, but that's all right - it's amazing how tiring just hopping from friend to friend can be! Goodnight, Benjy Bunny...Youngsters will enjoy turning the thick board pages and laughing at the exciting googly eyes that pop out of every scene, and the friendly characters will keep your child happy as you read together.
  • ALRIU
    Jan Lewis
    • £3.89
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    This is a traditional story that is retold in rhyme in this chunky padded boardbook. When a couple of tailors offer to make a suit from material so wondrous that only clever people can see it, the vain Emperor hires them - a decision he will regret...Big, bright illustrations and simple rhyming text make this book perfect for reading aloud to small children, or for more confident readers to enjoy by themselves. Youngsters can also have fun counting how many times the happy ginger cat appears in the story. The Emperor is always dressed In gorgeous clothes, the very best. He changes his garb six times a day, And walks about in proud display. Two sneaky weavers come to call, One is short and one is tall. They bow very low and say, "Sire, We can make you much grander attire." Is this offer too good to be true? The Emperor will see - and so will you!
  • AKQBL
    Jan Lewis
    • £3.99
    This traditional story is retold in entertaining rhyme in this chunky padded boardbook. When a handsome prince begins to lose hope of ever meeting a real princess to marry, his mother, the queen, has a cunning idea to test an unexpected visitor...Big, bright illustrations and simple rhyming text make this book ideal for reading aloud to small children, or for more confident readers to enjoy by themselves. Youngsters can also have fun counting how many times the prince's little brown dog appears. One day a handsome young prince said, "I want a real princess to wed." "I'm a princess," many girls cried, But the prince knew that they all lied. Dejected, he sat down and sighed, "I do so want a royal bride." One stormy night, the lightning flashed, Rain poured down, and thunder crashed. Who could that be knocking at the door? Read this book and find out more...!