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.
  • The Shirley Hughes Nursery Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781406372823 - Shirley Hughes
    SHRL Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £11.99
    • RRP £61.90
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    • 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.
  • MMSP Toddlers
    Emily Bolam
    Toddlers
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    Join Monkey and Mo on a musical adventure with this board book and its accompanying sing-along CD!

    The book features distinctive artwork and the lyrics to the song so the whole family can read and sing when they hear the delightful songs on the CD.

    There are even more interactive elements in the shape of questions and instructions that complement the words, pictures and songs.
  • 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
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    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.
  • FDGH 3 years +
    Phoenix Intl
    3 years +
    • £8.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Head into the deep blue sea and enjoy this fun sound book based on Disney-Pixar's latest hit film, Finding Dory.

    The sequel to Finding Nemo finds the forgetful blue tang Dory teaming up with Nemo and Marlin once more as they embark on an incredible adventure to discover all about her past and find her parents. This journey takes them to a marine institute.

    With 13 different sound buttons to press, this is a great book for children who love the film and want to recreate it (with added sound effects) as part of their bedtime reading.
  • CGO2 5 years +
    Richard Scarry
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    Open up Richard Scarry's Cars and Trucks and Things That Go and you have a treasure trove of tractors, trucks, cars, fire engines and motorised vehicles of all kinds to dive into. The collection offers lots to look at and talk about with car-mad 5-year-olds. It includes every imaginable vehicle to choose from and some you've never imagined!

    This children's book has been hand-picked for you by Red House.
  • Mog Picture Book Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780007953844 - Judith Kerr
    MOGP 3 years +
    Judith Kerr
    3 years +
    • £11.99
    • RRP £69.90
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    • Just £1.20 per book
    Judith Kerr is a national treasure. One of the nation's favourite children's authors, her stories following Mog the forgetful cat on a series of gentle adventures have delighted generations since her first appearance in 1970. This collection brings together 10 of her finest books.

    Mog is everyone's favourite family pet and throughout these stories she makes friends with a beautiful baby; takes a trip to the vet; and enjoys a cracking Christmas caper.

    With a lovable character, gorgeous artwork and funny stories, the Mog books are ones that will have the whole family feline good when they're read at bedtime.
  • MYFL 3 years +
    Sarah Jennings
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    With its tabbed pages and friendly characters, this book can help children understand all about their emotions - and help them realise it's OK to have them.

    From being happy to feeling sad and grumpy, it offers ideas for what a child can do to deal with each emotion. A wonderful first introduction to emotions, it will help children cope with their various feelings and help keep them from being overwhelmed.
  • Bears on Chairs Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781406372656 - Shirley Parenteau
    BOCC 3 years +
    Shirley Parenteau
    3 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £34.95
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    • Just £1.40 per book
    This bear-illiant five-book collection follows a sloth (that's the correct term for 'group') of lovable bears as they get up to all sorts of high jinks - and learn to share.

    Bears on Chairs finds the four small bears happily sitting on four small chairs, but what will happen when Brown Bear also wants a chair? When the bears are in bed, they're woken up with a fright but luckily, Big Brown Bear knows what to do...

    They also play a song all wrong; try to avoid getting a scrub in the tub in Bears in the Bath; and spend some time in the kitchen making and baking.

    Beautifully written with flowing, rhyming text by Shirley Parenteau that is complemented by the gorgeous artwork from David Walker, these are bedtime books that will be returned to time and time again.
  • LTFT Toddlers
    Rosie Greening
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Including eight beloved fairy tales, this padded book gives children aged 3 and over the chance to develop their observational, word-association and reading skills.

    Before the likes of Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Little Red Riding Hood and Rapunzel, there is a page full of the characters and settings that are included in the story. Under these is the word or name of the image. As children read through the abridged story, they will have to spot the image when it appears in the text to fill in the blanks.

    Great for reading together, the striking artwork, familiar stories and interactive nature makes this a great read to inspire a love of books and fairy tales.
  • PPNR 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    It's piano playtime with this interactive, musical book!

    Children will love learning how to play a selection of traditional nursery rhymes including If You're Happy and You Know It and Humpty Dumpty by following the colour coding on the pages in this beautifully illustrated book.

    With an electric piano embedded in its pages, this is a great way for children to take their first steps towards a brilliant musical journey. It will help them develop their hand-eye coordination and creative expression.
  • Dylan's Amazing Dinosaurs Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781471158384 - E.T Harper & Dan Taylor
    DYAD 3 years +
    E.T Harper & Dan Taylor
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £17.97
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    Coming with a pop-up T-rex model, this three-book collection will let dinosaur-mad children enjoy a prehistoric reading adventure that is millions of years in the making.

    Dylan loves his tree house. It's full of fantastic things including his toy pterodactyl Wings and Grandpa Fossil's magical Dinosaur Journal. Whenever Dylan opens the journal, Wings comes to life and the duo embark on some amazing adventures full of dinosaur discoveries. Throughout the books, they decide they have to find out how many teeth a T. rex has; learn about the stegosaurus' secret weapon; and discover what a spinosaurus uses its sail for.

    With bright artwork combining with funny stories and their ever-popular theme, this collection will delight any young dino-fan!
  • Farmyard Tales Collection - 20 Books - Collection - 9781409532149 - H Amery & S Cartwright
    FARY 3 years +
    H Amery & S Cartwright
    3 years +
    (10)
    • £15.99
    • RRP £79.80
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    • Just 80p per book
    Featuring plenty of farmyard fun and frolics, the Usborne Farmyard Tales Collection includes 20 mini paperbacks that are perfect for little hands and minds. They have a line of text for children to read at the top of each page, and a more detailed line for adults to read that expands the story at the bottom.

    With clear and detailed illustrations from Stephen Cartwright and simple yet compelling tales written by Heather Amery, these story books maintain an air of familiarity that little ones are sure to find compelling.

    Each 16-page book contains a gentle tale of rural life on Apple Tree Farm starring friendly characters such as Poppy, Sam and Rusty the dog.
  • Learn to Write Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781782097013
    LTWP 3 years +
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.90
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    Learn to Write is a collection of 10 wipe-clean books that provide a bright, bold and colourful introduction to learning for children aged 3 and over.

    Full of wonderful illustrations and photographs, the books have plenty of space for little ones to trace, draw and practise what they have learnt and develop their pen control for the school years that lie ahead.

    Encouraging early counting skills, awareness of the alphabet and recognition of shapes, colours, bugs, trains and more, the activities on every page include simple instructions to help make learning fun!
  • SELA 3 years +
    Roger Priddy
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    Covering colours, numbers, shapes and sorting, this Early Learning Activity Book has reusable stickers that children can match onto their relevant page.

    Designed to reinforce first concepts and encourage fine motor skills, children can match stickers to their correct colour, complete sums using them and even put things into the correct categories.

    There are even star stickers to reward children when they complete a page successfully.
  • Days of the Week Collection - 7 Books - Collection - 9781406372335 - Phyllis Root
    DOTW 3 years +
    Phyllis Root
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £41.93
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    • Just 71p per book
    Happy days are here with this fun-filled collection that has a picture book for every day of the week.

    All written by Phyllis Root and illustrated by Helen Craig, the books have wonderfully traditional artwork and follow Bonnie Bumble as she meets some cats that are determined to meow their way through a Monday; tries to tickle the rain out of the sky on a sunny, Thirsty Thursday; and squelches her way through a Soggy Saturday.

    With seven books to read and enjoy together, this collection for ages 3 and over shows how much fun reading can be all week long!
  • MFSF 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Featuring bicycles, boats, scooters, skates, helicopters and hot air balloons, Things That Go is a colourful, search-and-find book all about vehicles.

    A large, tabbed board book packed with beautiful illustrations, each vehicle-filled scene has a different theme including a building site, a park, a farm and a busy town.

    Toddlers can then explore the big scenes, find vehicles and read the name labels in the panels to develop their word-association skills. There is also a naughty French bulldog to spot throughout the book!
  • The Crunching Munching Caterpillar & Other Stories Collection - 10 Books & CDs - Collection - 9781848693890 - Jack Tickle et al
    TCCP 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £12.99
    • RRP £79.90
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    • Just £1.30 per book
    The lively and colourful picture books in this collection are all joined by CDs so children can read and listen to the antics of all the amazing animals.

    Throughout the 10 books, toddlers will be entertained as they meet a very greedy bee; a crunching, munching caterpillar; and a smiley shark. There are some books with bedtime themes that will help settle down children before they go to sleep.

    The witty stories on the CD are read by celebrities including Justin Fletcher (also known as Mr Tumble), Jamie Theakston and Craig Kelly. Each CD features two tracks - one is the complete story with original music and sound effects, while the other encourages learner readers to join in with the story being read and has pings to indicate when they should turn the page.

    Approximate running time of all CDs: 152 minutes.
  • Where's My Teddy Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781406372458 - Jez Alborough
    WMTC 3 years +
    Jez Alborough
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £20.97
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    Eddy and the bear have their teddy bears, but more importantly, they have each other in this bright and vibrant picture book collection.

    A fantastic trilogy about friendship and the brilliance of bears, the books are written and illustrated by Jez Alborough and feature simple, laugh-out-loud text that makes them great for sharing together at bedtime.

    These are bear-illiant books for any child.
  • PPIB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    A cute kitten has got into a spot of bother in Adventure Bay. Can Paw Patrol come to the rescue?

    However, the itty-bitty kitty turns out to be a lot more trouble and danger-prone than Ryder and the team expected... will the gang be able to find her owner? Fans of the Nickelodeon show will absolutely love this exciting story.
  • Sue Hendra Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781471148361 - Sue Hendra
    HEND 3 years +
    Sue Hendra
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £20.97
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    • Just £1.66 per book
    The author of the Dave picture books, Sue Hendra's zany stories and vibrant illustrations have gained her so many fans (including quite a few parents) and this collection will introduce the whole family to three of her greatest characters.

    Children will love the story of the supermarket hero who's always ready save the day when the chips are down. He's no ordinary spud... he's Supertato!

    Bernard is a robot with a very unusual problem. He's actually a No-Bot! Can he find his bottom? This silly story follows him on his search that ends up in all kinds of unlikely places; and finally there's Barry - a fish with a very impressive set of fingers.