Children's Books

Early Years Books

  • Ready Set Learn: Wipe Clean Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781786921109
    RLWC 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £19.96
    • Save £14.97
    • Just £1.25 per book
    Covering the alphabet, letter sounds, first concepts and counting, these wipe-clean books will provide children with so much practice when it comes to reading, writing and drawing.

    Perfect for preschool children, they will help children build a solid understanding of early learning concepts and the activities are fun and are teacher approved.

    These books help prepare children for school, encourage them to ask questions and will develop their hand-eye coordination.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • FAMI 3 years +
    Patricia Hegarty
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £10.99
    • Save £7.00
    With a focus on encouraging acceptance and understanding, this book shows children how although there may be many different types of family, they all share similarities.

    Very sensitively handled and stunningly illustrated, the book focuses on 10 different families and celebrates their everyday differences and similarities as they eat, sleep, work and play together.

    The families are from different cultures, religions and backgrounds and the rhyming text just adds to the celebratory feel.
  • JDST 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £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!.
  • Playdate Pals Collection - 8 Books - Collection - 9781785986444
    PYPL 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £39.92
    • Save £32.93
    • 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.
  • PG0179
    • £5.00
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £7.99
    From the experts at Fisher-Price, this little book is bursting with fantastic fairy tales and nursery rhymes and even comes with a CD featuring awesome audio versions of the tales.
  • Countdown to Christmas - Other - 9781783938117 - Make Believe Ideas
    CNTC Babies
    Make Believe Ideas
    Babies
    • £2.00
    • RRP £8.99
    • Save £6.99
    What better way to celebrate the festive season 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.
  • 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.
  • Make Time for a Story: Book and DVD Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781406376647 - Sam McBratney et al
    MTFS 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £14.99
    • RRP £79.90
    • Save £64.91
    • Just £1.50 per book
    Ten favourite picture books are accompanied by animated adaptations on DVD in this stunning collection.

    Including famous titles like Little Rabbit Foo Foo, Owl Babies and Guess How Much I Love You, the books are perfect for sharing at bedtime and are wonderfully soothing.

    The DVDs all feature stunning animation and are narrated by talented actors and actresses including Kevin Whately, Emilia Fox and Ajoa Andoh.
  • Classic Fairy Tales Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9317819588560
    CLFT 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £35.94
    • Save £29.95
    • Just £1.00 per book
    With its contemporary artwork, this collection will introduce children to some of the most beloved fairy tales of all time.

    Perfect for sharing, the stories are retold in a fun and accessible manner and the colourful illustrations are sure to delight children who are starting to hear these classic tales for the very first time.

    Included in this bright collection are adaptations of Puss in Boots, Hansel and Gretel, Jack and the Beanstalk, Beauty and the Beast, Little Red Riding Hood and Snow White.
  • OWLT 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £5.99
    • Save £3.00
    This owl-themed book is a hoot!

    It's packed with colouring and doodling activities and even comes with a sheet of over 100 3D puffy stickers to decorate the book (and wherever else children want...) with.

    The back of this activity book has card pages contains press-out bookmarks, door hangers, models, cards and postcards to colour and decorate. The owl illustrations are fun and eye-catching and it would be a wise purchase to inspire children's creativity.
  • First Sticker Story Fun Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781509854417
    FSSF 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £17.97
    • Save £13.98
    • Just £1.33 per book
    With baby animal, pirate and dinosaur themes, these colouring and sticker books will provide creative children with hours of interactive entertainment.

    The books have bright artwork and even some googly eyes, so there's so much to love and the books will inspire a love of stickering in children. They're great for developing dexterity.
  • Acorn Wood Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781447270928 - Julia Donaldson
    AWSC 3 years +
    Julia Donaldson
    3 years +
    (3)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.97
    • Save £9.98
    • Just £1.66 per book
    The team behind the Gruffalo, author Julia Donaldson and illustrator Axel Scheffler, are responsible for some of the most popular children's books around. This set of three tiny board books, displayed in a beautiful slipcase, is perfect for sharing with children aged 1 and over as the books introduce the joys of reading and some soon-to-be familiar characters.

    All the books have flaps to lift, while the eye-catching artwork and rhyming text will be enjoyed as parent and child read through them together. Set in and around the joyous surroundings of Acorn Wood, Rabbit's Nap finds Rabbit determined to find out who is keeping him awake, while Hide-and-Seek Pig finds Pig trying to discover where Hen is hiding - will your child be able to help him?

    Fox's Socks is another fine, funny story and this time Fox just can't find his socks anywhere - are they under the rug or inside the clock? By lifting the flaps, you'll be able to find out... A delightfully interactive treat from a very talented duo.
  • 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.
  • SJA2 3 years +
    Julia Donaldson
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
    • Save £3.00
    Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler combine once more to magical effect with the unforgettable The Snail and the Whale.

    Full of adventure and friendship, the rhyming story follows a tiny snail who wishes to sail. To do this, he hitches a ride on an enormous whale and the duo head on an amazing journey past icebergs, volcanoes, sharks and penguins. Bu then disaster strikes and the whale finds itself beached in a bay... can the snail save the day?

    This special edition of the Gruffalo team's classic has a stunning, redesigned cover and a beautiful finish.
  • 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
    • Save £2.00
    • 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.
  • LDD2 Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £6.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £6.00
    Featuring the iconic, original artwork from the 1960s Ladybird books, this alphabet book will help children learn their ABCs in a fun and visual way.

    The content is carefully planned to help children learn the alphabet, with clear, lower-case lettering throughout and the capital letters are featured towards the end of the book.

    With its vintage photography, this book will teach children all about the letters of the alphabet and the style will delight parents and grandparents.