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The Book People's early years books are available at unbelievable prices. From our selection of baby books featuring top pop-up books, to first concepts and first experiences, we also sell a variety of novelty books at unbelievable prices.

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Early Years Books

  • Princesses and Fairies Collection - 8 Books

    Product Code: PAFS
    Collection 3 years +
    (3)
    Hand-picked favourites
    This sparkling collection contains eight magical picture book stories from bestselling authors including Julia Donaldson, Rebecca Cobb and Lydia Monks.

    Your children can meet Mimi's Magical Fairy Friends; enjoy a story about a hungry dragon who swallowed a knight; and be left spellbound by the tale of Cinderella's (Not So) Ugly Sisters.
    Format: paperback
    • £5.00
    • RRP £51.92
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  • Santa Stop Here!

    Product Code: SHSN
    Other 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Santa Claus is coming to town - and into your children's bedtime reading!

    It's 24 December (CHRISTMAS EVE!) and everyone is getting so excited for Santa's arrival. Will he have some special treats for you?

    Shaped like a door hanger so the big man knows exactly where to find the stockings, this is a cute and quirky picture book that you'll love sharing with children as we celebrate the most wonderful time of the year...
    • £2.00
    • RRP £7.99
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  • Lily's Driftwood Bay: The Sunshine Picnic

    Product Code: LYDB
    Hardback 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    A hugely popular and beautifully animated show on Nick Jr that features the vocal talents of both Stephen Fry and Ardal O'Hanlon, Lily's Driftwood Bay is a place that children would love to visit.

    Encouraging readers to imagine, create, play and have fun, this book features imagery of the popular characters from the show and invites them to join Lily in her imaginary island where adventure and friendship reign supreme.

    In the story, Lily finds some treasure washed up on the beach - where will it take her? This gorgeous book will delight little ones as they help Lily find sea treasure on the sunniest day of the year.
    • £1.00
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  • Tooth Fairy Gift Set

    Product Code: CT0661
    Other 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    This fun-filled set will help children get through their fears of losing teeth by giving them all they need for the tooth fairy's first visit.

    A huge moment in any child's life, this gift set has everything they need as they await the tooth fairy's visit. From a charming story to certificates and even a rule sheet for having healthy, happy teeth, it's a treat for anyone who has recently lost a tooth.

    Ages 3 plus
    Box size 240 x 275mm
    Contents: tooth fairy story book, door to the fairy kingdom, fairy tooth bag, bottle of fairy dust, tooth fairy certificate, tooth fairy teeth cleaning rule sheet
    • £1.00
    • RRP £12.99
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  • 1001 Fairy Stickers

    Daisy Meadows

    Product Code: AMXZP
    Paperback 5 years +
    Use these fabulous Rainbow Magic stickers to complete the fairy scenes in this book or create your own beautiful pictures!
    • £7.69
    • RRP £7.99
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  • My Very First Rhyme Time: Playtime Rhymes

    Pat-a-Cake

    Product Code: BPOAK
    Hardback Toddlers
    This book of favourite nursery rhymes is perfect for any time that you feel like cuddling up with your little one with a book. Whether you are reading lots of rhymes as part of a bedtime routine, or sharing a just a few of them and doing the actions, this collection of familiar, comforting rhymes is sure to become firm family favourite. Includes favourites such as: Humpty Dumpty, The Wheels on the Bus and Baa Baa Black Sheep
    • £4.89
    • RRP £4.99
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  • Hide & Speak Spanish Words

    Rudi Haig

    Product Code: CBXIF
    Other
    Discover the fun in language learning at an early age. This durable, chunky board book is full of useful first Spanish words with each page covering a popular theme, such as food, animals or the bedtime routine. Simply lift each brightly illustrated flap together to uncover the Spanish word beneath. There is a pronunciation guide and translation of each Spanish word to help learners at home.
    • £7.99
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  • The Colors of Christmas

    Jill Howarth

    Product Code: CBVRC
    Hardback
    Red Santa hats, yellow bells, green fir trees, purple bows on presents, and white snow men all abound this holiday season. Celebrate Christmas with your little one while teaching them festive and bright colours. Featuring fun, retro-inspired illustrations by Jill Howarth and with thick, sturdy pages, The Colors of Christmas is a must-have to complete any holiday celebration with a baby or toddler year after year!
    • £5.59
    • RRP £6.99
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  • Unicorn and the Rainbow Poop (BB)

    Emma Adams

    Product Code: BZMZP
    Other
    It's the unicorn book you never knew you needed ... nowin a beautiful board book that's perfect for small children! A story about friendship, acceptance and rainbow unicorn poop! Meet Unicorn. With a beautiful mane so silky smooth, a glittering horn that sparkles in the sunlight and perfectly pink hooves that shine as she gallops, Unicorn is just like every other unicorn out there. Except for her rainbow poop, of course. Wait - haven't you heard about her rainbow poop? This fully fabulous picture book by Emma Adams and Katy Halford features: unicorns, rainbows, dragons, princesses, fairies, silliness, mischief and RAINBOW POOP!
    • £5.59
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  • Peter Pan

    Miriam Bos

    Product Code: AYKIX
    Other Babies
    First Stories: Peter Pan is a perfect introduction for young children to J.M. Barrie's classic story. Push, pull and slide mechanisms to bring the story to life and reveal favourite scenes in action. Follow the Darling children as they travel to Neverland, discover the Lost Boys and come face to face with cunning Captain Hook. This well-loved story is beautifully re-imagined for a new generation by illustrator Miriam Bos. Titles to collect: Snow White, Alice in Wonderland, Cinderella, Rapunzel, The Jungle Book, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk, The Nutcracker, Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid
    • £5.89
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  • Hide & Speak French Words

    Rudi Haig

    Product Code: CBXID
    Other
    Discover the fun in language learning at an early age. This durable, chunky board book is full of useful first French words with each page covering a popular theme, such as food, animals or the bedtime routine. Simply lift each brightly illustrated flap together to uncover the French word beneath. There is a pronunciation guide and translation of each French word to help learners at home.
    • £7.99
    • RRP £9.99
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  • Hide & Speak English Words

    Rudi Haig

    Product Code: CBXAB
    Other
    Discover the fun in language learning at an early age. This durable, chunky board book is full of useful first words with each page covering a popular theme, such as food, animals or the bedtime routine. Simply lift each brightly illustrated flap together to uncover the word beneath.
    • £7.99
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  • Paper Peek: Colours

    Chihiro Takeuchi

    Product Code: CBRCO
    Other
    Intricate cut-paper artwork and clever die cuts yield an innovative search-and-find book that homes in on colors and counting. Peek through a shaped opening to spy a beautifully patterned green leaf, a red apple, a white cloud. Then turn the page to discover a world of animals and objects, familiar and new, hidden within the patterns. Can you find two orange basketballs? Three pink flamingos? Five yellow butterflies? Simple, fresh, and satisfying, this stylish board book promises hours of engagement for young children.
    • £5.59
    • RRP £6.99
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  • Frankie's Food Truck

    Educational Insights

    Product Code: CBQPB
    Other
    There are all sorts of different shaped foods to find in this bright, colourful board book based on the best-selling children's game. Frankie's Food Truck has a different shape of food on the menu every day. From circular tomatoes on Tuesday, to a triangular slice of pizza on Thursday, first readers will love lifting the flaps on each page to find out what's on the menu today!
    • £6.39
    • RRP £7.99
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  • Trace and Learn 123

    Make Believe Ideas

    Product Code: CBQOW
    Other
    An exciting new series of early learning novelty board books that combine Scholastic's strength in learning with beautiful photography and clear designs to stimulate early learning. Trace, Lift, and Learn 123 is a fun interactive introduction to numbers. Each large-size number features a finger-trace groove just the right size for tiny hands. There is a flap for each number, and under each one the reader will find XXXXX. Arrows and bouncy rhymes guide the reader in making the correct shape for numbers. Delightful illustrations and flaps add to the appeal of this fun first numbers book. Visual, kinaesthetic, and auditory learning styles are all catered for to make this numbers book just-right for your little one.
    • £6.39
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  • Guess How Much I Love You

    Anita Jeram

    Product Code: CBPIG
    Other
    Celebrating an incredible 25 years of Guess How Much I Love You. A stunning slipcase edition of the original bestselling children's classic with a beautiful, special edition print. "I love you right up to the moon - AND BACK!" Sometimes, when you love someone very, very much, you want to find a way of describing just how much you treasure them. But, as Little Nutbrown Hare and Big Nutbrown Hare discover, love is not always an easy thing to measure! Since it's publication in 1994, children and parents worldwide have cherished the heartwarming tale of Little Nutbrown and Big Nutbrown Hare so much, that it has become one of the most enduring bedtime classics of our time. Now, Walker Books are celebrating with an exquisitely presented 25th anniversary slipcase edition, which features a beautiful classic hardback book - with the original timeless text and stunning illustrations - in addition to an exclusive high quality giclee art print of one of the most loved scenes. The perfect gift for Christmas, birthdays, christenings or for your loved one.
    • £15.99
    • RRP £19.99
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  • Almost an Animal Alphabet

    Katie Viggers

    Product Code: BZQKG
    Hardback
    From anteaters and bears, to yetis and zebras, this charming animal alphabet book takes children on a journey all the way from A to Z (well, almost...). Learn your ABC's through a whole cast of your animal favourites.
    • £9.59
    • RRP £11.99
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  • Hide-and-Seek, Baby Shark! (BB)

    Scholastic Inc

    Product Code: BZMKI
    Other
    Doo doo doo doo doo doo! The bestselling BABY SHARK now stars in an exciting novelty format with 3D vinyl sharks and cut-through holes throughout! Sing along and count down with Baby Shark in this playful hide-and-seek novelty story - a new follow-up to the bestselling picture book! Run and hide, doo doo doo doo doo doo! Run and hide, doo doo doo doo doo doo! Run and hide, doo doo doo doo doo doo! RUN AND HIDE! Kids and grown-ups alike will delight in this silly interactive story of a shark family's adventure full of 3D sharks to touch and count, and a catchy tune you won't be able to stop singing.
    • £6.39
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  • Together We Can (PB)

    Ali Pye

    Product Code: BYZCR
    Paperback
    The perfect picture book celebrating friendship, compassion, diversity and togetherness in the world. Our friends are all different, but one thing is true, each one is quite precious and that includes YOU! Award-winning Caryl Hart and Ali Pye have created a beautifully fun-filled and vibrant picture book showing children forming friendships and displaying kindness and compassion. The perfect rhyming read-aloud with joyous illustrations, this book celebrates diversity and inclusivity throughout and highlights how important togetherness is in our world.
    • £6.39
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  • Racing with Scuderia Ferrari - Ladybird Readers Level 4

    Ladybird

    Product Code: BTXMX
    Paperback
    A Grand Prix race is very exciting! Learn all about practice, qualifying, pit stops, and more with the famous Scuderia Ferrari team. Ladybird Readers is a graded reading series of traditional tales, popular characters, modern stories, and non-fiction, written for young learners of English as a foreign or second language. Recommended for children aged 4+, the six levels of Readers and Activity Books follow the CEFR framework (Pre-A1 to A2) and include language activities that help develop key skills and provide preparation for the Cambridge English: Young Learners (YLE) exams. This Level 4 Reader is A2 in the CEFR framework and supports YLE Flyers exams. The longer text is made up of sentences with up to three clauses, more complex past and future tense structures, modal verbs and a wider variety of conjunctions.
    • £4.89
    • RRP £4.99
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  • Animal Number Crunch

    Camilla de la Bedoyere

    Product Code: BTKGQ
    Paperback
    Animal Number Crunch! is a snappily written, fact-packed overview of the world of animals, bursting with colourful, punchy data graphics and high-impact artworks. It's guaranteed to contain all the essential info that young animal fans need to know: how big they are, what they eat, how fast they can run, how many teeth they have, and where in the world they live. Each piece of data is based around a number, creating an entire book of easy-to-digest information that will hook the most reluctant of readers.
    • £7.99
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  • Tabby McTat Tenth Anniversary Edition

    Julia Donaldson

    Product Code: BSACY
    Paperback
    A fabulous foiled edition celebrating the tenth anniversary of the publication of TABBY MCTAT by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.
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  • Going to Nursery

    Laurence Anholt

    Product Code: AMQGO
    Paperback 3 years +
    Too little to go to school, too big to stay at home all day, Anna is off to nursery for the first time. Tom is new too, and together they discover how much fun it can be! Young children and adults alike will enjoy sharing and talking about this much-loved classic picture book, with its delightful and amusing insight into the joys and trepidations of starting nursery.
    • £6.89
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  • Big and Small

    Britta Teckentrup

    Product Code: AHWRQ
    Board Toddlers
    This beautiful board book introduces first vocabulary about nature with appealing, textured illustrations that compare the itty-bitty things we see in nature, like acorns and raindrops, with great big wonders like trees and rainbows.
    • £4.89
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We have lots of brilliant books for preschoolers, including exciting educational titles, spellbinding fairy-tales and fables, nostalgic treasuries of nursery rhymes, and plenty of story books for kids featuring favourite characters! Our early years books are sure to inspire a lifelong love of books in younger children, with dynamic text and enchanting pictures.

Early learning they’ll love

We offer an assortment of engaging early learning titles. Children will acquire and develop all sorts of skills, including numeracy, literacy, first words, phonics and more - everything they’ll need for when they start school! What’s more, they’ll have heaps of fun as they learn using our activity books, singing silly songs, lifting flaps, fascinating themselves with our dinosaur books, exploring unusual textures and more!

Much-loved familiar faces

With a host of fun characters to encourage them along the way, children will be enjoying these vibrant books in no time. Characters include the Gruffalo, the Teletubbies, Peppa Pig, Paddington Bear, all the colourful characters of the Mr. Men and Little Miss universe, the Moomins and dinosaur books.

Acclaimed authors and illustrators

Our range includes plenty of titles from well-known authors and illustrators, whose works have been tried, tested and adored by kids for years! From wonderful stories by the likes of Julia Donaldson, Michael Rosen and Beatrix Potter, to colourful illustrations by Axel Scheffler, Nick Sharratt and many more. You can also browse our full range of children's books.

Large books for preschool and story book for toddlers

  • Julia Donaldson Story Collection
  • Funnybones Collection
  • Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper Collection: Levels 1-3
  • Mr. Men Christmas Collection
  • Bedtime Story Winner 2018: The Incredible Journey
  • The Cat in the Hat's Learning Library Collection
  • Songbirds Phonics Collection
  • Halloween Sticker and Activity Collection
  • Julia Donaldson Activity Book Collection
  • Rod Campbell's My First Little Bag of Books

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