Children's Books

Early Years Books

  • New Bing Picture Book Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780007956142 - Ted Dewan
    BNGP 3 years +
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £20.97
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    • Just £1.66 per book
    Bing is the star of Ted Dewan's hugely popular picture book series that inspired the CBeebies show of the same name. A lovable little rabbit who has everyday adventures with a touch of eccentricity, your children will love all three books in this great value collection.

    Throughout these books, Bing discovers the joys of colour and makes a mess on Paint Day; makes some music with his friend Flop; and decides to treat his dad to something shiny, feathery, sparkly and home-made.

    Perfect for those who enjoyed our previous collection, each of these new books has bright and bold artwork, short and repetitive text and an appealing bunny character at their heart.
  • MAFB Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    With amazing animal-shaped pages, My Awesome Farm Book has been designed especially to get children to look, point and learn all about the friendly animals you'll find down a farmyard.

    Boldly illustrated in an eye-catching style, there are questions and directions on each spread for young children to follow - from pointing to the horses' hay to helping a foal find its mother and pointing to the food that bees make.

    An interactive hardback that's great for early learning and developing observational skills and dexterity.
  • The Shirley Hughes Nursery Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781406372823 - Shirley Hughes
    SHRL Toddlers
    Toddlers
    (3)
    • £11.99
    • RRP £61.90
    • Save £49.91
    • Just £1.20 per book
    The author of Dogger and Alfie, Shirley Hughes is one of the world's favourite children's authors and her traditional style of artwork has become iconic.

    This collection, presented in a beautiful cloth bag, will introduce nursery-aged children to a number of first concepts and experiences, including the alphabet, numbers and colours.

    The set also contains a book covering every season of the year. With their gentle text and beautiful artwork, these are books that will be returned to time and time again as children grow up and learn with them.
  • Let's Learn: Sticker Books Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781787000001
    LLSB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £19.96
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    • Just £1.25 per book
    Supporting the Early Years Curriculum, this four-book collection will help children learn while having fun.

    Suitable for children aged 3 and over, each book contains all 45 of the high-frequency words children are expected to learn during the reception years while the stickers add even more enjoyment.

    Each book is full of Steph Hinton's eye-catching artwork and covers an important theme in early years development - animals, first words, colours and counting.
  • PINS 3 years +
    Anna Milbourne
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    This lift-the-flap book from Usborne will take younger children on an out-of-this-world adventure and teach them all about space.

    The perfect introduction to space travel and astronauts, it starts by asking children to look up into the sky and think about what they can see. It then goes on to explain how astronauts visit the moon and reveals what it's like up there. Finally, it heads around the planets of the solar system and asks if there's someone else out there...

    With superb artwork, friendly text and surprises under the flaps, this is a great book for budding astronauts.
  • NBEE 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £10.99
    • Save £7.00
    Learn all about the importance and miraculous nature of pollination with this beautifully illustrated book all about bees.

    Featuring award-winning illustrator Britta Teckentrup's artwork, the book follows a little bee as it journeys from flower to flower.

    With peep-through pages, this book is buzzing with inspiration and is certain to entertain and inform the whole family.
  • DNSH Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    Young children will love getting to know the dinosaurs and a number of first shapes in this roar-some board book. Among the friendly faces they'll meet are football-playing pterodactyls and triangle-horned triceratops.

    The distinctive, fingerprint artwork combines tactile textures, big and bold shapes and familiar objects (who knew drink straws would work so well as a baronyx's legs?!) to give children something very interesting and appealing to look at and there are even pronunciation guides for each prehistoric creature.

    From stars to squares and circles, this is an interactive book full of quirky rhymes that will delight any dino fan as they learn all about shapes.
  • IWTB Toddlers
    Seb Brawn
    Toddlers
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £8.00
    What do your children want to be when they grow up? This nicely oversized and shaped board book can help them decide!

    From astronauts to teachers and doctors, the colourful book has a number of words associated with each career. The racing driver is accompanied by words and objects to spot including the racing circuit, podium and racing car, while the builder has his tools, drill and crane.

    Very appealing with a sense of fun and humour running throughout, this board book is great for little children who are excited to learn about their dream jobs.
  • My Big Box of Christmas Stories Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781848694750
    BBCS 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £12.99
    • RRP £69.90
    • Save £56.91
    • Just £1.30 per book
    Have a simply wonderful Christmas time with 10 fantastic festive stories!

    Displayed in a keepsake box, the stories celebrate the magic of Christmas and we're sure Yule love reading them along with your children.

    Throughout the books, your kids will be captivated by Little Mouse, who wonders just why Christmas is so special; join Gemma and Ty as they unpack the decorations, but it's not long before disaster strikes; and join Little Rabbit as he makes a snowman and gets lost on his way home...
  • CBAS 3 years +
    Jon Whybrow & Axel Scheffler
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £11.00
    Two of the most recognisable and talented names in children's books - author Ian Whybrow and Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler - combine to come up with a cracking Christmas story that will delight children.

    A lift-the-flap book, it follows Father Christmas as he sets out to deliver the presents but leaves poor Bear in the workshop. Will he be able to make it to Tom's house in time for Christmas morning?

    As Bear journeys through icy seas and snowy forests, children will be able to find out if he makes it in time by lifting the flaps. The artwork is striking, the rhymes are funny and the scenarios very silly - it's a cool Christmas book for parents and toddlers to enjoy together.
  • Usborne Christmas Picture Book Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781474927512
    CHPC 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £19.96
    • Save £13.97
    • Just £1.50 per book
    This Christmas collection contains four books bursting with festive fun and Yuletide spirit.

    From 'Twas the Night Before Christmas to A Christmas Carol, each story is a much-loved classic and the vibrant artwork just adds to the joy. Perfect for reading together at bedtime in the build-up to the big day, these books celebrate Christmas and help children understand more about the special occasion.

    The collection also includes The Story of Baby Jesus and The Twelve Days of Christmas.
  • FFSC Toddlers
    Roger Priddy
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £5.99
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    Younger readers will love getting to meet all their funny festive friends with this interactive Christmas picture book.

    Greeted by Santa Claus on the front page, complete with felt red outfit and poke-through googly eyes, they'll also have fun meeting Spike the happy Christmas tree (with his decorative red nose!), Snowman Jack, the elves Ben, Bertie, Bill and Bob, and Reindeer Rory. There's even a special surprise awaiting Santa on the final page.

    Full of rhyming text and eye-catchingly bright and chunky artwork, this will help children aged 1+ get excited about the most wonderful time of the year.
  • Goodnight Picture Book Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9780141376257 - Michelle Robinson & Nick East
    GPBS 3 years +
    Michelle Robinson & Nick East
    3 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £34.95
    • Save £27.96
    • Just £1.40 per book
    This collection features some of the sweetest stories for bedtime you and your children will ever read. From the talented team of Michelle Robinson and Nick East, the books find a little boy saying goodnight to many of his favourite things.

    The little boy gets set for bid and bids farewell to his favourite toys, including a tractor; he finds himself on a swashbuckling adventure on the high seas; and says goodnight to a digger.

    Goodnight Spaceman was inspired by Tim Peake and even features an introduction from the man himself, while Goodnight Santa is a fantastically festive read.
  • JDST 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £8.00
    Not only has Julia Donaldson brought us The Gruffalo, Room on the Broom and many other picture book favourites, but she's also an extremely talented songwriter whose rhymes are sure to bring a smile to the face of any toddler.

    Illustrated by her regular collaborator Axel Scheffler, this is a treasury of her 25 best songs, rhymes and fables - all inspired by her bestselling books. The book even comes with a CD of Julia performing all the songs - perfect for long journeys and entertaining the kids at home.

    The beautiful foiled jacket and high-quality paper make this a wonderful gift for birthdays and christenings, too!.
  • JING Toddlers
    Sebastien Braun
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £5.99
    • Save £3.00
    Get set for a cracking Christmas with this lift-the-flap board book that will delight babies and toddlers.

    There are festive friends to spot throughout the spreads and children will be encouraged to find, name and mimic them. It's a festive treat for children who are just starting to talk.

    There's even a surprise flap on the last page to add to the Christmas cheer!
  • Mad About Adventure Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781471159176 - Caryl Hart et al
    MDAB 3 years +
    Caryl Hart et al
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £69.90
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    This exciting collection contains 10 picture books that are bursting with huge fun!

    Featuring the popular themes of pirates, monsters and dragons, all the books are funny, colourful and certain to become favourites for kids who love to giggle while being read to. The collection includes two of Claire Freedman and Ben Cort's Underpants books, the marvellous Monstersaurus and a book that encourages children to Plunge into the Pirate Pool.

    How to Catch a Dragon, How to Grow a Dinosaur and How to Win a Monster Race - all by the talented duo of Caryl Hart and Ed Eaves - are also included. With a monster saving, this is a crazy collection children will love so much.
  • Moomins Picture Book Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9780141375045 - Tove Jansson
    MMIN 3 years +
    Tove Jansson
    3 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £41.94
    • Save £33.95
    • Just £1.33 per book
    Inspired by Tove Jansson's much-loved Moomins stories, these picture books will introduce children to the friendly characters and are full of simple plots and funny antics.

    Throughout the books, Moomintroll celebrates his birthday but thinks people have forgotten all about it. When there's a knock on the door, he wonders who it can be...

    He also has to look after a special telescope but won't share it with anyone. It's not long before he's bored on his own and learns to appreciate the value of sharing; and starts to miss his best friend, Snuffkin, as he travels south for the winter.
  • Peppa Pig Activity Book Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780241272848
    PG0237 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.90
    • Save £29.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Snort! Snort! This collection is full of 10 activity books starring the ever-popular Peppa Pig.

    There are stories to read, mazes to complete, stickers to stick and so much more across these brilliantly interactive books. With their bold Peppa artwork and familiar themes (holidays, rainy days, making music), these are great for keeping children happily entertained.
  • PPPY 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £4.00
    Postman Pat is still happily delivering the mail to the friendly folk of Greendale and this interactive book will encourage children to push, pull and lift the mechanisms on every page as he goes out and about on his rounds.

    Featuring all the favourite characters, it is packed with activities to complete and the interactive nature will help keep children entertained for hours on end.
  • Ladybird Read It Yourself: Peppa Pig Story Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780241292808
    PPRI 4 years +
    4 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £49.90
    • Save £41.91
    • Just 80p per book
    This book will be available to pre-order from 6 September onwards. Please note all orders containing this item will be despatched in their entirety from 12 September onwards.

    Written especially for those aged 4 and above, this is a collection of carefully levelled readers starring Peppa Pig and all her friends.

    Throughout the exciting stories, Peppa looks at the little creatures in Grandpa Pig's garden; has some fun sorting and recycling rubbish; and enjoys a day out at the fair.

    Each book has been carefully checked by educational consultants and can be read independently at home or used in a guided reading session at school. Further content includes comprehension puzzles, helpful notes for parents, carers and teachers, and book band information for use in schools.
  • PPSS Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £4.99
    • RRP £10.98
    • Save £5.99
    Who better to teach your children how to use the potty than the one and only Princess Polly! This set includes one sound book and an activity sticker book.

    The sound book follows Princess Polly as she swaps her nappy for big girl pants and starts to use the potty. With friendly artwork and clear text, it has been especially designed to counter the anxieties of both children and parents during this important time. The sound button has a huge cheer which can be pressed after finishing every page. If your child wants to gain the same reaction, they'll have to use the potty!

    The interactive sticker book encourages children to help Polly with her potty training by adding over 70 bright stickers to the story. Once they've finished, they'll enjoy filling in their own potty training reward chart. Both books will help children feel confident and motivated when it comes to potty training.

    Titles in this collection:
    Princess Polly's Potty Sticker Book, Princess Polly Potty.
  • PRTP Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £4.99
    • RRP £10.98
    • Save £5.99
    Ahoy there! Is it time for your children to be brave and start using the potty? If so, Pirate Pete is here to help in this sound book and sticker activity book set.

    The sound book follows Pirate Pete on his incredible journey as he learns the important life skill of using the potty. It has bright artwork and accessible text that will help take the anxieties out of both children and parents during this essential stage of development. With the button making a cheer every time it is pressed, kids will love hearing it after finishing every page and then hearing it for themselves when they finally master the art of using the potty!

    The interactive sticker book encourages children to help Pete with his potty training by adding over 70 bright stickers to the funny story. It even has a potty training reward chart to complete!

    Titles in this collection:
    Pirate Pete's Potty Sticker Book, Pirate Pete Potty.
  • TACW 3 years +
    Julia Donaldson
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £10.00
    From Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, the team behind The Gruffalo, the Tales from Acorn Wood books are toddler favourites and this large-format gift book contains three of the most popular stories.

    Very young children will be highly entertained as they read Postman Bear, Hide-and-Seek Pig and Rabbit's Nap. Every spread in this bind-up has flaps to lift to add extra interaction, while the rhyming text is flowing and very satisfying to read aloud.
  • TDDK 3 years +
    Chris Hadfield
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £11.99
    • Save £7.00
    Popular astronaut Chris Hadfield (you may know him as 'the singing spaceman') tells a heart-warming story about a young boy who dreamed of being flying into space despite being scared of the dark. That boy's name? Chris...

    Chris is a busy astronaut who knows that saving the planet from aliens is far more important than trivial stuff like taking baths or going to bed... he's also fully aware that it's at bedtime when the worst sort of alien appears - darkness!

    But then Chris watches the first televised moon landing and realises he doesn't have so be scared of the dark. Space is the darkest dark there is - and it's also the most exciting place in the solar system.

    With its anecdotal feel and out-of-this-world artwork from the Fan Brothers, this is a reassuring, fun and exciting picture book for any child who dreams of exploring space!