Children's Books

Early Years Books

  • Playdate Pals Collection - 8 Books - Collection - 9781785986444
    PYPL 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £39.92
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    • Just 87.00p per book
    Join the Playdate Pals as they introduce young children to a variety of emotions and behaviour.

    Across the eight books, each animal friend focuses and explores one particular emotion. These are very simple stories that break down complex emotions and issues in a child-friendly way.

    With eye-catching artwork and simple text, there are even questions for your children to answer at the end of each story - meaning they'll develop their knowledge of personal development as they prepare to start school.
  • CNTC Babies
    Make Believe Ideas
    Babies
    • £2.99
    • RRP £8.99
    • Save £6.00
    The big day is not too far away now, and what better way to build anticipation for a visit from Father Christmas than with a wonderful interactive board book.

    Countdown to Christmas is a beautiful book for parent and child to share as Christmas Day approaches. With big, bold fit-together pages, it will introduce little ones to festive traditions like Christmas stockings, bells, presents and more and will also introduce first numbers and counting - they'll just love when happy Santa arrives on his sleigh.
  • Starting School with Carol Vorderman Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780241287675
    SSCV 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.90
    • Save £29.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    As children prepare to start school for the first time, they may need some reassurance from what to expect. Luckily, Carol Vorderman is on hand to help your child learn the key skills they'll need for this time with this 10-book collection.

    Covering topics including the alphabet, numbers and early reading and writing skills, the books are accessible and feature a host of fun activities and practical learning experiences to give them a head start.

    From phonics to math skills, sorting and matching, this is an essential guide for children aged 3 and over (and their parents!) who want to get ahead when starting school.
  • BEPW 3 years +
    Parragon
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £5.00
    Join Marshall, Chase, Rubble, Skye, Rocky, Zuma and Everest from PAW Patrol in this paw-some book full of stickers, stories, activities and colouring-in fun.

    A brilliant book for children to dip in and out of, it's a fun-filled compendium that has something for every fan to enjoy. They'll love decorating the pages (and many other places!) with the 100 colourful stickers and also reading about the pups as they save some bunnies in one of the four exciting stories.
  • We're Going on a Bear Hunt: Backpack and 3 Book Collection - Collection - 9781406375824 - Michael Rosen
    BHBP 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £27.00
    • Save £17.01
    • Just £3.33 per book
    Children can store everything they need for their next bear hunt with this incredible backpack inspired by Michael Rosen and Helen Oxenbury's classic story.

    The backpack is filled with fun stuff including a paperback edition of We're Going on a Bear Hunt, a colouring book and a sticker activity book.

    A classic picture book, this is a beautiful gift bundle for any children who like to splish and splosh their way through the forest to find that elusive bear.
  • The Mr. Men Collection: 20 Books in a Box - Collection - 9780603572906 - Roger Hargreaves
    MMIT 3 years +
    Roger Hargreaves
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £59.80
    • Save £49.81
    • Just 50.00p per book
    So iconic that they're now featuring on their own set of stamps, the Mr. Men have been beloved characters for 45 years and continue to go from strength to strength. This unbeatable value collection contains 20 of Roger Hargreaves' most popular Mr. Men books.

    From the clumsiness of Mr. Bump to the positivity of Mr. Happy, and the cool-ness of Mr. Snow to the loudness of Mr. Noisy, every Mr. Men character has a key personality trait that provides huge entertainment as they head off on a variety of adventures. Of course, this collection includes the original book - starring the one and only Mr. Tickle!

    With bold illustrations, funny situations and characters the whole family will absolutely adore, these books come presented in a handy tray-shaped box and belong on every young reader's bookshelf.
  • FYAN
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £9.00
    The Large Family - Jill Murphy's elephant stars of the classic picture book, Five Minutes' Peace - star in this treasury of your child's first year at nursery.

    A charming memory book, it has plenty of space to record all of your favourite moments from your child's first year and spaces for photographs and pictures.

    A beautiful book that will be treasured for a lifetime, it has a special pocket to store drawings, souvenirs and mementos from their first year.
  • The Little Miss Collection: 20 Books in a Box - Collection - 9780603572913 - Roger Hargreaves
    LMIT 3 years +
    Roger Hargreaves
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £59.80
    • Save £49.81
    • Just 50.00p per book
    This tray of Little Miss books will bring a smile to the face of your children that is just as big as Little Miss Sunshine's.

    Favourites with children for many years, there are 20 books to enjoy and all of the most popular characters are featured, including Little Miss Naughty, Little Miss Chatterbox and Little Miss Trouble.

    The brilliant value of this collection is simply unbelievable and the tray-shaped box makes it convenient for storing. A lovely collection for any fans of Roger Hargreaves' creations.
  • Little Mole Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781406375879 - Jonathan Emmett
    LTLM 3 years +
    Jonathan Emmett
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £27.95
    • Save £21.96
    • Just £1.50 per book
    Written by the award-winning author Jonathan Emmett and illustrated by the very talented Vanessa Cabban, these four books are very sweet and star a lovable character in Mole.

    The picture books will capture a child's imagination and find Mole receiving the best gift of all; celebrating his love of home; discovering a secret worth sharing; and attempting to bring down the moon.

    These are lovely stories to share at bedtime.
  • Aesop's Fables & Just So Stories Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781786171542
    AFJS 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £59.90
    • Save £49.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    This collection includes picture books of both Aesop's Fables and Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories. Beautifully illustrated, they have been rewritten especially with younger children in mind.

    Among Aesop's Fables are the story of The Ant and the Grasshopper, The Boy Who Cried Wolf, The Hare and the Tortoise, The Lion and the Mouse and The Town Mouse and The Country Mouse. All of these have their morals simply explained and will help children understand simple life lessons.

    The Just So Stories picture books are funny and fantastical and explain why some animals are the way they are. Perfect for bedtime, the books explain how a camel got his hump, how a leopard got his spots and how the rhinoceros got his skin.
  • Teletubbies: Pocket Library - Collection - 9781405281133
    TTU2 Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £4.99
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    • Just 50.00p per book
    Eh-oh!

    The Teletubbies Pocket Library contains six durable board books starring Tinky Winky, Dipsy, Laa-Laa and Po. All displayed in a smart slipcase they are bright, colourful and perfect for little hands to hold.
  • Superchimp and Other Animal Stories Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781784937607
    SCOS 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £24.95
    • Save £19.96
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's Superchimp!

    No job is too big or small for this flying monkey. He soars through the trees rescuing his fellow animals but there's one sound that even scares Superchimp... Hello, Mr Moon is a magical rhyming story that will inspire children to learn more about the moon and why it shines so bright.

    The Perfect Job for an Elephant finds Elsie and her mum trying to figure out what she should do as a job. It turns out pottery, cookery and music just aren't suited to elephants; Sleep, Little Pup follows a dog as he does everything he can think of to fall asleep but nothing is working; and What's in your Pocket? has Josh the kangaroo upset that his mum won't let him cuddle up in the pocket, but she's promised him a special surprise. What could it be?

    All these heart-warming books have appealing plots, beautiful artwork and are just great for sharing. They include discussion points for parents and teachers.
  • Meg and Mog Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780141376264 - Helen Nicoll & Jan Pienkowski
    MGMG 3 years +
    Helen Nicoll & Jan Pienkowski
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £9.99
    • RRP £59.90
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    Hurry, we are almost out of stock of this magical collection. Order today in time for Christmas and to avoid disappointment.

    Meg and Mog are the spellbinding stars of Helen Nicoll and Jan Pienkowski's classic picture books and this collection includes 10 of their magical adventures.

    The bold, deceptively simple artwork is a treat for children to absorb while the stories are funny and can be enjoyed countless times. We love these books and know you and your children will, too!

    Throughout the books, the duo visit the zoo; head out to sea; and Meg starts driving a new car.
  • SNJ2 3 years +
    Julia Donaldson
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    A fantastic football story, perfect for children learning to count and read. Written by Julia Donaldson, author of The Gruffalo. Spinderella the spider has a passion for football!

    She tries to play a match with her brothers and sisters but she doesn't know how many spiders should be on each team. Even worse, she can't count the goals! Luckily for Spinderella, her Hairy Godmother has a plan...
  • How to Be... Readers Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781785987816
    HTBR 4 years +
    4 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £19.96
    • Save £14.97
    • Just £1.25 per book
    With iron-on badges for each one, these four books will teach children all about four different lines of work.

    Whether they want to learn what policemen do or dream of heading into space, the books are very accessible and explain facts with the help of both photographs and illustrations. There are also books dedicated to fearless firefighters and brilliant doctors.

    As well as being full of information about each job, the books feature activities that will further aid learning and help build literacy skills.
  • Hunting for Bears & Other Stories Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781406375930
    HNTB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £68.90
    • Save £58.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Ten exciting picture books full of adventure make up this bear-illiant collection for children aged 3 and over.

    Michael Rosen and Helen Oxenbury's We're Going on a Bear Hunt is an all-time classic that has encouraged generations of children to swoosh and splosh their way while they hunt for a family of bears and it's joined here by other animal-themed tales including Well Done, Little Bear and The Bravest Ever Bear.

    There's also the story of Sam Who Went to Sea, Little Beaver and the Echo and Leafy the Pet Leaf. With gentle, flowing text and eye-catching artwork, this is a collection to cherish.
  • BFRYA Toddlers
    Toddlers
    (1)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £4.99
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    Meet Fairy Moonbeam and her friends as they get ready for bed at a sleepover in this portable buggy book, perfect for keeping little ones entertained while they're out and about.

    With gorgeous artwork from Sanja Rescek, a glittery cover and a pink and purple strap to attach them to a buggy, highchair or car seat, this little book will delight any fairy fan.
  • BFRYB Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £4.99
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    Meet Fairy Sunshine and her friends as they get ready for a day of fun in the sun in this portable buggy book, perfect for keeping little ones entertained out and about.

    Each book in the 'My Fairy Friends' series introduces a new little fairy with a rhyming story and a glimpse into their magical world. With gorgeous artwork from Sanja Rescek, a glittery cover and a pink and purple strap to attach it to a buggy, highchair or car seat, this little treasure will be a favourite with every fairy fan.
  • Pirate Picture Book Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781509829170 - Julia Donaldson et al
    PIRT 3 years +
    Julia Donaldson et al
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £31.95
    • Save £25.96
    • Just £1.20 per book
    Ahoy there! Sail the seven seas with these five pirate-themed picture books. Full of adventure and mystery, they'll prove to be a treasure chest of reading pleasure.

    Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, the team behind The Gruffalo, combine to bring you Charlie Cook's Favourite Book. This classic has a boy reading a story that features pirates, ghosts, crocodiles and more crazy characters; while in Jack and the Flumflum Tree, Julia's flowing text complements David Roberts' eye-catching illustrations.

    The Pirate House has some surprising people moving in next door to Sam Turner; while Cats Ahoy has some pirate cats who are feline lucky; and Peter Bently's Polly Parrot Picks a Pirate is all about a bird who is sick of her tree and wants to fly away for a life on the sea.
  • Dinostories Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781509829132 - Pamela Duncan Edwards et al
    DNST 3 years +
    Pamela Duncan Edwards et al
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £29.95
    • Save £23.96
    • Just £1.20 per book
    Children love dinosaurs and this collection will make them roar with delight. It contains five different dino books that will add some prehistoric pleasure to their reading.

    The Dinostars are a team of heroes who travel through space but when the planets start disappearing, they know they're going to have to get them back from the pesky, plundering pirates; Dinosaur Sleepover will help reassure children who are scared of spending time away from home for the first time; and Say Hello to the Dinosaurs is a colourful book with fun, flowing text.

    There's also The Dinosaur Games, a spectacular sporty read full of funny text; and Dinosaur Starts School, a book which will show children just how enjoyable learning and going to school can be.
  • ECFS 3 years +
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £4.00
    Starring the Very Hungry Caterpillar and many more favourites from The World of Eric Carle, this huge book comes with over 600 stickers and is packed with photos of animals.

    It encourages children to meet the animals from Eric Carle's books and complete a number of activities using the stickers included. There are also plenty of facts (380!) for kids to pore over as they work their way through the 96 pages.

    Eric Carle is one of the world's bestselling author-illustrators and his artwork is instantly appealing. Animals are an ever-popular theme with young children and with plenty of extra stickers to decorate other places with, My First Sticker Treasury really is something special.
  • FMPS 3 years +
    Jill Murphy
    3 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £6.00
    Familiar and very funny, Jill Murphy's Five Minutes' Peace is a picture book that appeals equally to toddlers and their put-upon parents.

    It tells the story of the Large family and, in particular, Mrs Large who just wants to take a moment to get away from the chaos of looking after so many excitable children.

    Now the classic story has been given an extra interactive element in the form of this sound book. It has eight noisy buttons that children will love to press and play as they read through the book.
  • PCX2 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £6.00
    Although it's nearly Christmas, Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig are not feeling very well. Trust Peppa and George to take the festive celebrations into their own trotters - with a little bit of help from Granny and Grandpa Pig, of course!

    They send Christmas cards, make yummy treats and ensure the decorations are put up with style. There's also an extra special surprise that needs to be ready come Christmas morning.

    Children can take inspiration from Peppa with the six included envelopes and Christmas cards, decorations and even a little book of recipes.
  • Nick Sharratt: Activity Book Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781406375558 - Nick Sharratt
    NSAB 3 years +
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £24.95
    • Save £19.96
    • Just £1.00 per book
    This is a brilliantly busy selection of activity books featuring Nick Sharratt's distinctive artwork. These books feature spacemen, princesses, pirates, farmyard and fairy tale characters.

    Bright and bold, children (with a little help from the grown-ups in their life) will love completing the spot-the-difference activities, dot-to-dots, mazes, colouring, counting, puzzles and quizzes featured in them.