Children's Books

Early Years Books

  • Julia Donaldson Picture Book Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781509801251 - Julia Donaldson
    JDZB 3 years +
    3 years +
    (41)
    • £12.99
    • RRP £69.90
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    • Just £1.30 per book
    The Gruffalo, The Gruffalo's Child, Room on the Broom... when it comes to books for toddlers, Julia Donaldson can't be beaten and you'll find all these and more in this brilliant 10-book collection.

    Sure to quickly become bedtime favourites, our collection also includes Julia Donaldson stories that may not be as well known but are just as delightful. With flowing, rhyming copy and illustrations from the likes of Axel Scheffler, Rebecca Cobb and Emily Gravett, we just know your toddlers will love The Snail and the Whale, The Paper Dolls and Cave Baby.

    Stories to be returned to time and time again and perfect for shared reading, you will not find these amazing picture books at a lower price. A must for any young reader!

    Format: Paperback
  • Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper Collection: Levels 1-3 - 33 Books - Collection - 9780192739858
    RWBZ 3 years +
    3 years +
    (32)
    • £17.99
    • RRP £163.67
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    • Just 55.00p per book
    Featuring 33 books covering reading levels 1-3, this collection of Oxford Reading Tree books is perfect for building a foundation in reading for young readers aged 3 and up.

    Specially designed by the reading experts at Oxford University Press, each book has a carefully levelled and beautifully illustrated story that parent and child will have lots of fun with as they read together, practising and perfecting essential skills that they'll be learning at school - from phonics and first stories to common words and everyday language.

    This Biff, Chip and Kipper collection features 32 storybooks and a parents' handbook full of ideas to make reading fun.
    Format: paperback
  • Mog Picture Book Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780007953844 - Judith Kerr
    MOGP 3 years +
    Judith Kerr
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £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.

    Format: paperback
  • GFCD 3 years +
    3 years +
    (28)
    • £9.99
    • RRP £40.00
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    The Gruffalo has become one of the most-loved children's characters of all time and this 10-CD collection brings him, and many of his equally brilliant friends from Julia Donaldson's collection of books, to life in audio format.

    Perfect for long journeys and for keeping children entertained whatever the weather, among those delivering the soothing, rhyming stories are Imelda Staunton, Alexander Armstrong and even Julia Donaldson herself!

    A Squash and a Squeeze is a charming story; while Room on the Broom is hilarious; and The Snail and the Whale is quite rightly regarded as a children's classic. There is even The Gruffalo Song and Other Songs included, a CD which contains some of Julia's very own fun-filled action songs for children aged 3 and over.

    CDs in this collection:
    What the Ladybird Heard, Charlie Cook's Favourite Book, The Troll, The Snail and the Whale, Room on the Broom, The Smartest Giant, A Squash and a Squeeze, The Gruffalo's Song, The Gruffalo's Child and The Gruffalo.
  • Supertato Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781471172359 - Sue Hendra
    SATO 3 years +
    Sue Hendra
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £20.97
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    • Just £2.00 per book
    He's always there when the chips are down and is ready to save the city from going to mash - it's the one and only Supertato!

    This collection contains three of Sue Hendra's vibrant picture books starring the super spud. In the first one, he meets his arch-nemesis for the first time and makes it his mission not to boil down under pressure; Veggies Assemble finds anarchy coming to the supermarket aisles and only a caped potato can solve it...

    Finally there's Run, Veggies, Run - a laugh-out-loud story that finds Sports Day coming to the supermarket. However, there's a new competitor from the aisles - and he's joined up with The Evil Pea in an attempt to win ALL the prizes. Can Supertato foil his nemesis's plan?

    Format: paperback
  • Spot the... Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781784935801
    SPTT 3 years +
    3 years +
    (5)
    • £9.99
    • RRP £49.90
    • Save £39.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    The 10 books in this collection will provide hours upon hours of search-and-find fun. From spotting a snail in the garden to a shark in the ocean, the wonderfully detailed and busy scenes ensure children will be happy to return to the books again and again.

    Delightfully interactive, these books make early learning concepts such as counting and identifying colours fun and the different design approaches are sure to grab any child's attention.

    There are hidden objects to find in the books which will take your young reader from Dinosaur Island to a farm and even into deep outer space. The books featured in this collection are informative, entertaining and educational.

    Format: paperback
  • People Who Help Us Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781784930639
    PWHU 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £23.94
    • Save £17.95
    • Just £1.00 per book
    This six-book collection includes bright and bold introductions to six very important jobs.

    With easy-to-follow text that explains what each job role entails and who each worker will see and work with in their day-to-day lives, these are essential reads for inquisitive children who want to know more about the work people do.

    The careers covered by this collection include police officer, firefighter, doctor, chef, teacher and vet.
    Format: paperback
  • TLDI Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £4.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    Sing along and count to 10 with some friendly dino pals! This little hardback is great for little children as the dinosaurs grow in number. As soon as they press the button, they'll be singing along to the catchy song with so much joy and learning their first numbers.

    Children can have prehistoric fun as they say hello to one little dinosaur and then count up to 10 as more happy and dancing dinosaurs join in the fun in this interactive board book.

    This sound book also has a song that is wonderfully catchy, and the beautifully colourful illustrations are completely engaging.
  • What's That? Ladybird First Words and Pictures Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9780241287880
    PG0233 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £19.96
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    • Just £1.25 per book
    These Ladybird board books provide an introduction to big machines, things found at home, animals found on the farm and a host of favourite animals.

    They have bright and bold artwork and are perfect for children who are just starting to learn their first words.
  • My First Milestones Collections - 6 Books - Collection - 9780192768445 - Amber Stewart
    MFMI 3 years +
    Amber Stewart
    3 years +
    • £8.99
    • RRP £41.94
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    • Just £1.50 per book
    Bramble eats nothing but berries; Otter can't swim; and Puddle is worried about his first day at school...

    From letting go of a comfort blanket to helping picky eaters discover more foods, this positive collection is full of gentle stories and easy-to-follow advice that will help you and your children reach various milestones.

    These animal-themed stories show how, by working together, families can help children grow up, step by step. Each book also contains a list of Ten Top Tips that will help children embrace the unfamiliar concepts.
  • INOC Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    This tactile book will help very young children learn all about different colours. It has raised and recessed pieces on the pages and the colourful artwork and characterful objects are sure to capture the attention of young readers.

    Illustrated by Fiona Powers, this book will help inspire children to think and use their imagination and the interactive nature makes it perfect for stimulating the senses. They may even learn some new words as they read through.
  • PJ Masks Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781526381644
    PJMS 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £19.96
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    • Just £1.25 per book
    Children will love joining the PJ Masks as they head into the night to save the day. The new stars of Disney Jr are already proving to be very popular and this collection contains four books following their action-packed adventures.

    By day, they are Connor, Greg and Amaya, but by night they are Catboy, Gekko and Owlette - the PJ Masks. Throughout these appealing stories, they discover that their super vehicles have gone missing and have to rely on their bicycles to catch Romeo in order to get them back; look into the case of stolen school buses; and have to look after a new pet called Birdy.

    Mayhem at the Museum finds them taking on Romeo after he makes a Big Box of Bad and controls the city with it from the museum.

    These incredible books are pacy and the familiar characters make them even more appealing.
  • INON Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    This tactile book will help very young children learn all about different numbers. It has raised and recessed pieces on the pages and the colourful artwork and characterful objects are sure to capture the attention of young readers.

    Illustrated by Fiona Powers, this book will help inspire children to think and use their imagination and the interactive nature makes it perfect for stimulating the senses. They may even learn some new words alongside the numbers as they read through.
  • THAA 3 years +
    Daniel Egneus
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £9.00
    Daniel Egneus' These Are Animals introduces children to the world's most incredible creatures and encourages them to climb, hiss, nibble, jump and growl with them!

    From the animals that live on land to those that reside under the ocean, this is perfect for children who are fascinated by animals of all shapes and sizes.

    Complete with gorgeous, stylised artwork, this picture book also covers the amazing animals that live in misty meadows and fabulous forests.
  • INOS Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £6.99
    • Save £4.00
    This tactile book will help very young children learn all about different shapes. It has raised and recessed pieces on the pages and the colourful artwork and characterful objects are sure to capture the attention of young readers.

    Illustrated by Fiona Powers, this book will help inspire children to think and use their imagination and the interactive nature makes it perfect for stimulating the senses. They may even learn some new words as they read through.
  • MFAN Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    Young children will love spotting the animals on the tabbed pages of this bright and bold board book. There's something new to look for on every spread.

    Chunky and sturdy, this book will stimulate the senses and help with hand-eye coordination. It will also help them learn some first words.
  • MFHM Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    Young children will love spotting a variety of things around the home on the tabbed pages of this bright and bold board book. There's something new to look for on every spread.

    Chunky and sturdy, this book will stimulate the senses and help with hand-eye coordination. It will also help them learn some first words.
  • MOLY 3 years +
    James Maclaine
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    With its appealing Richard Scarry-style artwork, this book has been designed to generate discussion about the importance of good manners.

    Children will love meeting Miss Molly and following Algernon the raccoon as he heads to the Listening Carefully Lab and explores the Library of Lovely Language. He might even learn something at the Dining Hall of Decorum.
  • PE0087 3 years +
    Oakley Graham
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    This counting book contains high-frequency words that children will be learning about at reception level and bold illustrations by Steph Hinton.

    There are tabs on each robust page that reveal answers to a number of counting questions and also a simple story that will guide learning exploration. It's the perfect introduction to solving problems independently.

    This book contains 40 double-sided flashcards that will help children count from 1 to 10.
  • Say Hello to the Animals Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781509829163 - Ian Whybrow
    SAYH 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £6.99
    • RRP £29.95
    • Save £22.96
    • Just £1.40 per book
    These gentle picture books from author Ian Whybrow will encourage children to say hello to a charming array of friendly animals.

    From those who live on the farm to the jungle and snow, these are lovely little books to read over and over again. They have rhyming text and beautiful artwork to pore over.

    There's even a bedtime book that has animals getting set for sleep - perfect for encouraging your little ones to do the same.
  • ICTT 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £4.99
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    This gorgeous little fold-out book has everything your children need to be able to tell the time - rhyming step-by-step instructions and a hands-on practice clock.

    Cuddly Rabbit and his friends go through the times of the day to help children familiarise with the right clock face for waking up, eating breakfast, brushing their teeth, getting dressed and going out to play.

    The interactive clock has click-clack hands that stay in place when children have added the correct time. There are also handy hints for learning how to tell when it's quarter past, half past and quarter to.

    Please note due to unforeseen circumstances the image of this title in our catalogue was incorrect. The edition we have has a white jacket.
  • ICTS 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £4.99
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    Spotty Dog and his animal friends will help your children learn how to tie their shoelaces in a variety of ways. This folder-shaped book has step-by-step instructions for the traditional method, a loop bow and a double-quick bow.

    It even includes a practice shoe encased in the book so children can try the skill over and over again before mastering their own shoes. This is a handy introduction to a valuable and important life skill.

    Please note due to unforeseen circumstances the image of this title in our catalogue was incorrect. The edition we have has a white jacket.
  • BUGH 3 years +
    Clover Robin
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £8.99
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    Children interested in nature and all kinds of creepy-crawlies will love learning the facts on display in this fun lift-the-flap book.

    It explains how a bug hotel is a home-made habitat where insects of all shapes and sizes can come to stay. It even encourages children to build one in their own back garden using common and natural materials including straw, wood and stone.

    Among the critters it features are bees, snails and ladybirds and it also offers simple explanations of their traits and behaviour.
  • BRDH 3 years +
    Clover Robin
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £8.99
    • Save £4.00
    The Bird House is a shaped lift-the-flap book that will help children learn more about our feathered friends.

    This book opens with an explanation about how bird houses can come in all shapes and sizes and how they are usually wooden. They provide safe shelter for birds who need extra protection of don't have a nest. It also reveals how humans can help birds survive.

    From the floating structures of duck houses to dovecotes and bird feeders and baths, this is a must for any young nature lover. It even gives simple explanations for the concepts of migration and tips on how to make gardens more suitable, welcoming and bird-friendly.