Children's Books

Children's Fiction Books

  • CF0134 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    Marvel Avengers Storybook Collection is an awesome collection of stories that will please any Marvel Avengers fan.

    This book includes nine exciting adventures featuring Captain America, Hulk, Black Widow, Iron Man and more! Children will love listening to these heroic tales again and again.
  • Julia Donaldson Picture Book Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781509801251 - Julia Donaldson
    JDZB 3 years +
    3 years +
    (37)
    • £12.99
    • RRP £69.90
    • Save £56.91
    • Just £1.30 per book
    The Gruffalo, The Gruffalo's Child, Room on the Broom... when it comes to books for toddlers, Julia Donaldson can't be beaten and you'll find all these and more in this brilliant 10-book collection.

    Sure to quickly become bedtime favourites, our collection also includes Julia Donaldson stories that may not be as well known but are just as delightful. With flowing, rhyming copy and illustrations from the likes of Axel Scheffler, Rebecca Cobb and Emily Gravett, we just know your toddlers will love The Snail and the Whale, The Paper Dolls and Cave Baby.

    Stories to be returned to time and time again and perfect for shared reading, you will not find these amazing picture books at a lower price. A must for any young reader!

    Format: Paperback
  • Postman Pat Storytime Collection - Hardback - 9781784409890
    PG0231 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.00
    • RRP £12.99
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    Children will love heading to the village of Greendale and joining Postman Pat, Jess and all their friends in this treasury of seven stories.

    The funny stories find Pat having to deal with everything from bouncy castles to runaway cows and pesky parrots. They're sure to delight any fan of the long-running show.

    Just like the man himself, they all deliver the goods.
  • AOHUW
    Julia Donaldson
    • £7.13
    • RRP £8.91
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    Kick your boots off, everyone. Summer's here and so's the sun. Bright, bold and accessible, this collection of poems is packed full of noises and actions -- perfect for joining in. There are counting rhymes and animal rhymes, rhymes to make you shuffle and squelch and clatter and patter, and rhymes to make you gallop like a horse or slide down the banister. Julia Donaldson's verse jumps off the page and Nick Sharratt's snazzy illustrations add to the fun. Look out for more poems from Julia Donaldson and Nick Sharratt in WRIGGLE AND ROAR: 'will animate, engage and stimulate babies and have nursery classes jumping about with noisy enthusiasm' - Sunday Times Children's Book of the Week
  • AFFMG Toddlers
    Sam Taplin
    Toddlers
    • £9.89
    • RRP £9.99
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    This brand new collection of original stories by Sam Taplin is perfect for sharing at bedtime. There are eleven stories in the book, all featuring endearing animal characters and beautifully illustrated by Ag Jatkowska. The stories are gently humorous and very cosy, as we follow the adventures of Mouse as she tries to find a happy feeling for her friend Badger, Little Tiger's efforts to learn to swim, and Dog's quest to find out who is flying the yellow balloon on the other side of the hill.
  • 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.
  • AEQLM Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £7.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    This beautiful hardback "Ladybird" treasury of favourite nursery rhymes is a beautifully illustrated introduction to many well-loved rhymes that are perfect for sharing with young children from 3+. With more than 100 rhymes including favourites such as "Three Blind Mice", "The Owl and the Pussy-cat", "Humpty Dumpty" and "Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes", there is a rhyme for everyone in this collection of animal, action, story, food, counting and bedtime rhymes. Other exciting treasuries from Ladybird include "Favourite Fairy Tales for Girls", "Favourite Stories for Boys", "My First Storytime Treasury" and "Bedtime Tales for Children".
  • RYR2 3 years +
    Julia Donaldson
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    Children's Laureate Julia Donaldson introduces a rabbit who is so busy making up poems, he fails to eat his tea, misses the warning call for a fox approaching and generally makes himself unpopular when he keeps his family awake reciting poetry.

    Full of humour and bouncy rhymes that are fun to read aloud, The Rhyming Rabbit is a brilliant bedtime story with glitter on every page and fabulous illustrations from Lydia Monks.
  • Ready for Reading Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781848697409
    RDYR 3 years +
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £7.99
    • RRP £49.90
    • Save £41.91
    • Just 80.00p per book
    With each book containing games and activities to reinforce learning and to test their comprehension, the Ready Steady Read workbooks are ideal for children aged 3 and over who are just starting to build their reading confidence.

    The books covering Level 1 are first readers that will spark children's imaginations. They have short, straightforward sentences and fun, basic vocabulary and each story (with a maximum of 100 words) is easy to follow. Presented in large print, they're the perfect introduction to the joys of reading.

    The five Level 2 books have longer sentences and start to introduce new words into the simple vocabulary. With a maximum of 200 words, they have a bold design that will capture any young reader's eye.
  • Phonics Readers: Fairy Tale Collection - 9 Books - Collection - 9781788105538
    FTPR 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £44.91
    • Save £34.92
    • Just £1.11 per book
    Written especially with early readers in mind, the nine books in this collection feature familiar fairy tales and have key sounds highlighted to help children read out loud.

    The books come with stickers for extra interactivity and among the famous tales your children will get to read are The Gingerbread Man, The Three Little Pigs and The Ugly Duckling. They all make use of phonic learning.
  • APOVY 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £20.00
    • RRP £25.00
    • Save £5.00
    A beautiful gift box of five traditional stories, perfect for reading at bedtime with young children. Includes the well-loved The Ugly Duckling, The Tin Soldier and The Runaway Pancake, as well as two original stories from the Usborne Reading Programme: Percy and the Pirates and The Reluctant Dragon. Each story is taken from First Reading Level 4 in the Usborne Reading Programme, specially rewritten for children just beginning to read.
  • PIBB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Beauty and the Beast is one of the classic fairy tales and this book brings it up to date with stunning die-cut artwork and laser-cut holes and cutaways.

    When Belle's inventor father stumbles upon the Beast's castle and is taken prisoner, she comes to the rescue and agrees to take his place. She manages to see beneath the Beast's exterior and helps him discover his human side once again...

    Perfect for sharing, the intricate images and holes make this book one that will enchant the whole family.
  • KMD2 3 years +
    Mairi Hedderwick
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    When Katie Morag finds herself in the middle of a mail muddle, she needs to do some quick thinking to come up with a solution to her parcel posting problem.

    Mairi Hedderwick's delightful story combines with her charming illustrations of village life to create a tale that is sure to appeal to children aged 3 and above.
  • APOVT Toddlers
    Heather Amery
    Toddlers
    • £11.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    To celebrate 40 years of Usborne Publishing, the iconic Farmyard Tales collection has been re-issued for a new generation of children. It introduces Mrs. Boot the farmer, her children Poppy and Sam, Rusty the dog, Curly the pig, Woolly the sheep and all the other animal characters at Apple Tree Farm. With a Little Yellow Duck to spot on every page, it features twenty gentle stories that have already delighted three generations of children.
  • AAHIE Toddlers
    Stephen Cartwright
    Toddlers
    • £10.39
    • RRP £12.99
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    This charming collection includes some old favourites and interesting modern tales that children won't be as familiar with. Gorgeously illustrated throughout by Stephen Cartwright, Stories for Bedtime is packed with funny tales, lots of excitement and some brilliant characters that children will love getting to know. Designed with large, easy-to-read font, each story is just the right length to hold the attention of your little one.

  • AAHIQ 4 years +
    Laura Parker
    4 years +
    (1)
    • £10.39
    • RRP £12.99
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    This is a beautiful treasury of picture books perfect for young children. It contains five stories from the "Picture Books" series: "The Twelve Dancing Princesses", "The Three Little Pigs", "Little Red Riding Hood", "The Frog Prince" and "Goldilocks and the Three Bears". Each story is beautifully illustrated and perfect for either reading aloud or for more confident readers to tackle alone.
  • APNZC 7 years +
    Lesley Sims
    7 years +
    • £10.39
    • RRP £12.99
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    A gorgeous gift for young children, this beautiful treasury of Usborne "Young Reading" and "First Reading" titles will delight and entertain with its collection of classic animal stories. This title contains twelve classic animal stories from around the world. Each story is bursting with colourful and lively illustrations. Usborne's "Young Reading" and "First Reading" series are developed in conjunction with experts from Roehampton University and are designed to encourage independent reading. Each story has clear, engaging text and is accompanied by original illustrations.
  • APORH 3 years +
    Susanna Davidson
    3 years +
    • £10.39
    • RRP £12.99
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    This new collection of Aesop's fables is sumptuously illustrated by Giuliano Ferri and presented as a hardback gift edition to be read again and again. Each of these timeless stories conveys a message about how to behave towards others. Stories include The Fox and the Crow, The Hare and the Tortoise, The Boy who cried Wolf and The Goose that Laid the Golden Eggs.
  • AUTUW 3 years +
    Roger Priddy
    3 years +
    • £8.79
    • RRP £10.99
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    Children (and you!) will love Pip the Penguin, the star of this brilliant little hardback. It's the perfect book for children who are just starting to love reading.
  • ACGHO
    Neil Gaiman
    • £6.39
    • RRP £7.99
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    A father and daughter discover the joys of his crazy hair in this brilliant picture book. Bonnie tries to tame her father's hair, but to no avail, as birds and beasts of every type jostle for space amongst the curls and tresses of this hirsute book. A warm and funny conversational text combine beautifully with Dave McKean's edgy and dramatic illustrations to make this another perfect picture book by Gaiman and McKean.
  • ACMNG 3 years +
    Anthony Browne
    3 years +
    • £6.39
    • RRP £7.99
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    Four different voices tell their own version of the same walk in the park. The radically different perspectives provide depth to this simple story about overcoming adult snobbery, which explores many key themes such as alienation, friendship and the bizarre amid the mundane.

    Former Children's Laureate Anthony Browne's world-renowned artwork is full of expressive gorillas and vibrant colours. Voices in the Park is a genuinely thought-provoking read.
  • AVYYU 3 years +
    David Bedford
    3 years +
    • £6.39
    • RRP £7.99
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    It's Christmas Eve and Little Bear can't wait for Santa to deliver his presents. "Santa will come just as soon as you go to sleep," Mummy Bear says. Little Bear doesn't want to go to sleep. But then he hears a noise downstairs. Will he really get to see Santa...? This new edition of a classic Christmas story features a CD with a delightful rendition of the story, read by actors Jason Isaacs and Lesley Sharpe, along with music and sound effects.
  • AKWYW Toddlers
    Rob Lloyd Jones
    Toddlers
    • £4.49
    • RRP £5.99
    • Save £1.50
    Robin Hood famously 'stole from the rich to give to the poor'. This illustrated picture book brings his legend to life for little children. When Jack's father is arrested by the evil Sheriff of Nottingham, Jack enlists the help of Robin Hood to break his dad out of the castle.
  • ACBLO 4 years +
    Mairi Mackinnon
    4 years +
    • £5.59
    • RRP £6.99
    • Save £1.40
    Seven titles in the popular "First Reading" series are re-issued with hardback covers with audio CDs inserted into a wallet inside the back cover, making this book and CD easy to store together. "The Young Reading" series is developed with reading expert Alison Kelly from Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence and ability.