New Children's Books

  • Ultimate Football Heroes Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781789461602 - Matt and Tom Oldfield
    FTBL 8 years +
    8 years +
    • £11.99
    • RRP £59.90
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    • Just £1.20 per book
    Our all-new Ultimate Football Heroes collection showcases and celebrates the lives, careers and skills of 10 of the world's best footballers including Tottenham and England's Harry Kane, FA Cup 2019 Man of the Match Kevin De Bruyne and World Cup 2018 sensation Kylian Mbappe.

    With engaging cover artwork and a narrative account of each player's career, these books will delight any young football fan and offer a great way of getting children into reading - especially those who wouldn't normally pick up a book.

    These goal-den biographies are available at a back-of-the-net price and capture the action and excitement of the Beautiful Game in all its glory. They are a must for any young footy fanatic!
    Format: paperback
  • Supertato Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781471182792 - Sue Hendra
    SPTO 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £27.96
    • Save £20.97Save 74%
    • Just £1.75 per book
    Four laugh-out-loud stories from the bestselling Supertato series!

    Join Supertato and the veggies as they compete in Sports Day at the supermarket; go on an epic treasure hunt; and go against the Evil Pea!

    These fast-moving adventures are filled with exciting illustrations and simple text that little ones will love to read again and again.

    Format: paperback
  • LKPB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    Everybody look left, everybody look right... Simba and co are back in the spotlight with Disney's remake of the 1994 animated classic, The Lion King.

    Directed by Jon Favreau (Iron Man, Elf, The Jungle Book), the photo-realistic film features an all-star voice cast including Donald Glover as Simba, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar, Beyonce as Nala and James Earl Jones (who else?) as Mufasa.

    This companion picture book retells the Hamlet-inspired story with gorgeous artwork and flowing text as Simba attempts to overcome the tragic scheming of his uncle and take his rightful place as king of the Pride Lands.

    It's sure to become a much-loved favourite with any fans of both the original and new film over the coming months. Hakuna Matata!
  • TSOG 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £4.00Save 50%
    We're all so excited to join Woody, Jessie, Buzz Lightyear and the gang for their latest adventure in Toy Story 4 and this companion book will tell you everything you need to know about these beloved characters and the new film.

    It is packed with facts and profiles of the characters and explores the new locations they visit. It also has incredible artwork capturing the most memorable moments from the new film.

    You and your children will be blasting to Infinity and beyond as you read through this amazing book.
  • YETI Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    Never Feed a Yeti Spaghetti is a rhyming board book packed with images of animals with wide-open mouths with felt teeth.

    Children will have so much fun putting their hands through the die-cut mouths to mimic feeding these hungry creatures including a chimp who wants some shrimp, a llama in need of a banana and a cheetah who loves nothing more than a fajita.

    This tactile and sturdy board book has amusing rhyming text and is fun for young children to read with their parents as they get ready for bed.
  • First Words and Pictures Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781788560146
    FWAP 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £5.99
    • RRP £31.96
    • Save £25.97Save 81%
    • 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
  • INFO 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £8.00Save 61%
    This special book celebrates 10 years of the National Geographic Infopedia!

    Children can learn a whole host of weird-but-true facts, read incredible animal stories and find things to do, places to see and explore ways in which they can change the world throughout the pages of this fascinating book.

    2020's edition contains all-new content including games, jokes and activities and features over 500 photographs.
  • The Usborne Reading Collection - Collection - 9781474915083
    TURC 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £39.99
    • RRP £159.60
    • Save £119.61Save 74%
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton, The Usborne Reading Collection features 40 titles incorporating a broad range of story styles.

    They are designed to help your child grow as a reader and develop their interests so that they can find the right books for their tastes.

    From early stories about robots, pirates, princes and princesses to much-loved classics including The Billy Goats Gruff, Pinocchio and Alice in Wonderland and comical original new favourites including The Clumsy Crocodile, the charming tales in this collection are fully illustrated and are ideal for inspiring a love of reading. There are also abridged editions of more advanced stories like The Railway Children, Black Beauty and Macbeth for children to enjoy.

    The pack includes 25 books from the Usborne Young Reading Series 1 and a further 15 books from Usborne Young Reading Series 2.

    Format: paperback
  • The Royal Rabbits Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781471182785 - Santa Montefiore
    RYLR 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £20.97
    • Save £14.98Save 71%
    • Just £2.00 per book
    The Hobbit meets Fantastic Mr Fox meets Watership Down in this charming collection from renowned storytellers and bestselling authors Santa Montefiore and Simon Sebag Montefiore.

    Packed with fun, fantasy and adventure, The Royal Rabbits of London tells a madcap story about a secret society that will do anything to protect the royal family from the horrible Ratzis. In Escape From the Tower, the Ratzis are back and plotting chaos up in the Shard, but it gets worse when weakling Shylo Tawny-Tail is kidnapped.

    The Great Diamond Chase will have you eager to turn the pages when a precious diamond is stolen from Buckingham Palace. Can the Royal Rabbits uncover the culprit and rescue the diamond in time?

    Format: paperback
  • Abie Longstaff's Trapdoor Mysteries Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781510106567 - Abie Longstaff
    TRAP 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £17.97
    • Save £11.98Save 66%
    • Just £2.00 per book
    From the author of The Fairytale Hairdresser series, the Trapdoor Mysteries follows 10-year-old Tally and her best friend Squill (who's a squirrel, of course) as they solve mysteries with the help of a secret library...

    Orphan Tally is the servant girl at Mollet Manor and she's also the Secret Keeper of the magical library hidden underneath the grounds. When the manor is burgled in book one, Tally must use the books to catch the criminals - but can she use them to find her missing mother too?

    In book two, Lady Mollett's puppy is kidnapped and Tally must find the dognapper before it's too late! And book three sees a ghost turn up at the manor - can the library help Tally catch something that no one can see?

    Format: paperback
  • Kate Ling's Ventura Saga -  3 Books - Collection - 9781510202108 - Kate Ling
    KLVS 13 years +
    13 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £23.97
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    • Just £2.00 per book
    Readers of Veronica Roth (Divergent) and Beth Revis (Across the Universe) will love this compelling saga that tackles themes of mental health, forbidden romance and what it takes to be human.

    Set in the near future, this coming-of-age YA crossover features an epic love story and a heartbreaking journey that touches on family and friendship. The Loneliness of Distant Beings sees Seren's life change in ways she can barely comprehend after meeting Dom - she can't help but stay in his orbit.

    In The Glow of Fallen stars, Seren and Dom flee their old lives on board spaceship Ventura and end up crash-landing on an uninhabited planet that appears to be paradise. To survive, they must uncover the secrets of the mysterious planet - but at what cost?

    And in The Truth of Different Skies, Bea is chosen to go on a mission in space and must leave Earth forever. No matter what it takes, her life has to matter. But she didn't plan on falling in love before she left...
    Format: paperback
  • Puzzle Adventure Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781788888745
    PZZA 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £29.94
    • Save £22.95Save 76%
    • Just £1.17 per book
    Adventure-loving children can help Ned, Ruby and Mungo the dog make their way through haunted hotels, impossible mazes and mysterious woods in these interactive puzzle books.

    There are codes to crack, mysteries to solve and clues dotted throughout this collection, which also includes exciting stories based around a flying castle, a treasure hunt and an Inca Adventure in a Mummy's tomb.

    Similar to our popular Maze Quest books, children have to complete mazes, spot-the-differences, number puzzles, logic puzzles and more to advance the plots of each exciting story. There are also things to spot on each bright and colourful spread.
    Format: paperback
  • Peppa Pig's Family Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9780241397381
    PFAM Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £5.99
    • RRP £19.96
    • Save £13.97Save 69%
    • Just £1.50 per book
    Four sturdy board books featuring the best-loved characters from Peppa Pig! Read all about how much Peppa and George love their family in these adorable storybooks.

    In My Grandpa, the skills of grandpas everywhere are celebrated as little ones read all about the things Grandpa Pig is great at doing; My Daddy talks about Daddy Pig's quirks and would be the perfect gift for dads to read to their little piglets this Father's Day; from playing games to gardening, Peppa and George know that Granny can do all sorts of things in My Granny; and My Mummy honours all the different roles that mummies play - from comforting cuddles to fierce fire-fighting!

    Format: board book
  • The Science Of... Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781912904105
    TSCO 8 years +
    8 years +
    • £12.99
    • RRP £69.90
    • Save £56.91Save 81%
    • Just £1.30 per book
    This fact-packed collection is all about engineering and Earth science subjects! From rocks and minerals to bridges and tunnels and medical technology, these books answer questions about important topics.

    From the technology of ships to the causes and effects of natural disasters, they all tie in with the STEM curriculum and are perfect for opening readers' eyes to the wonders of science. One book focuses on the history of warfare and the science behind the weapons and vehicles used in conflict.

    From the team behind our bestselling You Wouldn't Want to Be and You Wouldn't Want Live Without collections, each book combines informative, bite-sized text with quirky illustrations as a diverse set of characters present the information in an appealing and concise way.

    The accessible diagrams, side panels and speech bubbles provide multiple entry points for reluctant readers and encourage a love of reading and learning.
    Format: paperback
  • EABU 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £10.00Save 66%
    As they draw on the etch-art panels using the stylus provided, budding artists will uncover bright painted pictures underneath - meaning their pictures and patterns will soon be bursting with colour!

    With its beautiful butterfly theme, this art kit includes eight patterned etch-art panels and eight plain ones for children to create their own designs on. It also includes an instruction booklet and many other vibrant scenes inspired by nature and summer.
  • Zoo Friends Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781788814522
    FIEN 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £12.99
    • RRP £69.90
    • Save £56.91Save 81%
    • Just £1.30 per book
    Which animal has done a poo in the zoo? Who wants to join the critters at the hibernation hotel? And will that lion ever find some peace and quiet?

    We just know your animal-obsessed children will love these energetic picture books inspired by the creatures found in zoos. They are bright, bold and brilliant and vary from laugh-out-loud tales to soothing stories. They're all presented in a sturdy slipcase.

    Written by talented authors who know what makes a good children's story and featuring artwork from our Bedtime Story Competition illustrators Ada Grey, Alison Brown and many more, these are simply roar-some stories to share with your young readers!
    Format: paperback
  • Wordsearches Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781789581249
    WRDS 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £49.90
    • Save £39.91Save 79%
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Children will have hours of fun completing the wordsearches in these eye-catching books.

    Each book has 190 hidden words to find and the wordsearches are based around fun, popular and engaging themes including princesses, animals, dinosaurs and things that go.

    These are brilliant books for keeping children entertained while on the move or out (e.g at a restaurant) and also perfect for sharing out in party bags!
    Format: paperback
  • Susin Nielsen Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781783449118 - Susin Nielsen
    NIEL 12 years +
    12 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £23.97
    • Save £17.98Save 74%
    • Just £2.00 per book
    Susin Nielsen writes fresh and contemporary teen tales that are warm-hearted and cover tricky subjects with wit and candour. Perfect for fans of Wonder and Annabel Pitcher, these heartfelt stand-alone stories cover themes of families, inclusivity and fitting in.

    My Messed-up Life finds Violet's dad leaving her and her mum for a 'new' and improved family. She's not impressed with her mum's new boyfriend so sets her sights on a man who will be the perfect partner and stepdad: George Clooney.

    We Are All Made of Molecules finds Stewart missing his late mum. His loneliness is even more apparent now he's moved in with the popular Ashley and her mum. Stewart can't quite fit in at school and Ashley can't get used to her awkward new home. And then they both attract the attention of the school hunk, Jared...

    Word Nerd is about a friendless nerd called Ambrose Bukowski and what happens when bullies try to kill him by putting a peanut in his sandwich...
    Format: paperback
  • Joan Lingard Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781910611203 - Joan Lingard
    LING 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £20.97
    • Save £14.98Save 71%
    • Just £2.00 per book
    Three exciting historical adventures from bestselling children's author, Joan Lingard.

    Despite looking after ten children already, Mr and Mrs Bigsby of the Pig and Whistle, Stoke Newington, are asked to take in an eleventh orphan named Elfie. But there's something about her - why does Elfie possess a little watercolour of the Pig and Whistle?

    In The Chancery Lane Conspiracy, Elfie and her best friend Joe's suspicion of a dodgy lawyer lead them to a conspiracy that spans across the country. And in The Stolen Sister, Elfie's little sister Rosalind is kidnapped from outside her school. It's a race against the time to locate the culprit before the family falls apart...

    Format: paperback
  • FMOM 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £8.00Save 61%
    Published in time for the 50th anniversary, First Man on the Moon is a gripping illustrated account of the historic first moon landing.

    Featuring accessible text and contemporary artwork, it breathes new life into the famous story of the first ever moon landing, using short paragraphs to tell this inspiring story.

    It covers the beginnings of the Space Race; the early missions; the successful Apollo 11 voyage; and Neil Armstrong's legendary first steps on the moon - as well as the astronauts' heart-stopping return to Earth.
  • EAMC 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £10.00Save 66%
    As they draw on the etch-art panels using the stylus provided, budding artists will uncover brightly painted pictures of mythical creatures underneath - meaning their pictures and patterns will soon be bursting with colour!

    This art kit includes eight patterned etch-art panels and eight plain ones for children to create their own designs on. It also includes an instruction booklet and many other fantastical scenes inspired by myths and legends.

    You can make a magnificent dragon poster, a beautiful unicorn photo frame and a stunning phoenix bookmark using these etch-art panels!
  • HUNF Toddlers
    Toddlers
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £8.00Save 61%
    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!
  • NFAS Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £4.00Save 50%
    Never feed a shark. Do not serve them a snack! If you give them lots of food, they'll just keep coming back!

    The underwater character and his animal friends (including a lion and a polar bear) in this novelty book all have die-cut mouths with felt teeth for children to put their hands through as they mimic feeding.

    As well as its touchy-feely tactile format, this book has an eye-catching bright style and amusing, rhyming text that is so much fun to read aloud. There's also a felty surprise on the very last page.
  • SBIC 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £10.00Save 66%
    Learn all about the inner-workings of buildings and machines with the extraordinary cross-section illustrations in this non-fiction book.

    Featuring Stephen Biesty's eye-catchingly detailed artwork, this hardback contains cross-section imagery of submarines, skyscrapers, Spanish galleons and so much more. Its concise and authoritative text reveals how all of these buildings and inventions work.

    You can see the people swarming inside the Empire State Building; the workers of an opera house; and find out where the crew sleep on a jumbo jet.

    All of the illustrations are accompanied by fun facts and curious details and there are two gatefold spreads of an ocean liner and a steam train to pore over and enjoy.