Picture Books

  • Julia Donaldson Story Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781529017311 - Julia Donaldson
    JDSC 3 years +
    3 years +
    (3)
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    Can your children spot the Gruffalo? Do they want to meet a vegetarian T-rex? How about hitching a ride on a witch's already heaving broomstick?

    Julia Donaldson's picture books are rightly regarded as classics and this collection of 10 of her best gives you the chance to share some truly wonderful stories with your little readers. You can also share them out in party bags so all your little one's friends can delve into these perfect stories.

    Julia's fun, flowing and rhyming text is complemented by artwork from incredible illustrators including Axel Scheffler, David Roberts and Lydia Monks.

    Why should you buy this collection? Julia Donaldson's much-loved books are a must for every toddler's bookshelf.
    Format: paperback
  • Zoo Friends Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781788814522
    FIEN 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £10.99
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    • Just £1.10 per book
    Which animal has done a poo in the zoo? Who wants to join the critters at the hibernation hotel? And will that lion ever find some peace and quiet?

    We just know your animal-obsessed children will love these energetic picture books inspired by the creatures found in zoos. They are bright, bold and brilliant and vary from laugh-out-loud tales to soothing stories. They're all presented in a sturdy slipcase.

    Written by talented authors who know what makes a good children's story and featuring artwork from our Bedtime Story Competition illustrators Ada Grey, Alison Brown and many more, these are simply roar-some stories to share with your young readers!
    Format: paperback
  • Quentin Blake Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781782958871 - Quentin Blake
    QTNB 3 years +
    3 years +
    (4)
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    • Just £1.20 per book
    A much-loved illustrator famed for his iconic association with Roald Dahl's tales, Quentin Blake is also a brilliant and witty writer in his own right and his stories are an absolute joy.

    This fun-filled collection brings together ten picture books that are sure to delight children of all ages. There's the over-ambitious Mrs Armitage; the amazing performance artist Angelo; and the famous Mister Magnolia, a man who has so many skills and possessions but only one boot.

    These madcap tales and lovable characters are sure to bring joy to any child's bedtime reading. The hilarious books also feature Quentin's trademark illustrations. It's a collection sure to be returned to again and again.
    Format: paperback
  • Elmer Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781783448203 - David McKee
    ELMG 3 years +
    3 years +
    (11)
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    David McKee's Elmer stories delight toddlers and younger readers and this jumbo collection contains 10 stories starring the patchwork elephant.

    Elmer tries to work out why he's not the same colour as the other elephants; makes a delightfully bouncy new friend; and has a lot of fun playing in the snow.

    Presented in a generous size and in a beautiful bag, these books are gorgeously illustrated with so many colours and are full of morals for children to learn from.

    Format: paperback
  • Peppa Pig Book and CD Collection - 10 Books & CDs - Collection - 9780241377079
    PPBC 3 years +
    3 years +
    (3)
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    Join Peppa Pig and her friends and family as they enjoy a number of experiences in this picture book and CD collection.

    Children will love reading along to the audio versions of the stories as Peppa takes a trip to the dentist; looks after a tortoise; and even heads off to the moon (what a way to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, hey?).

    Featuring simple text and bright, bold and familiar artwork, these are perfect stories for Peppa fans - and the audio versions just add to the fun.

    Format: paperback/CD
  • Farmyard Friends Collection - 20 Books - Collection - 9781788810814
    FMYB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £19.99
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    Children will love this fun-filled collection of 20 stories presented in an adorable barn-shaped box. All of the books are slightly different sizes so when they are inserted into the box, they make a delightful roof for the barn!

    Whether it's The Three Little Pigs or A Goose on the Loose, these exciting stories are perfect for encouraging little ones to read! Other stories follow Titus the goat with a troublesome tooth; Chicken Licken; and Posy the nosy pig.
    Format: paperback
  • AAJWC Toddlers
    Toddlers
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    This lovely big board book is perfect for sharing with small children, who will love pressing the buttons to make the noises of Apple Tree Farm's train adventure. It features a simple story about the train with cues for the child to press the appropriate button. Children will have great fun making the train 'toot toot,' the dog bark, the cow 'moo' and the horse neigh. It is illustrated by Stephen Cartwright, one of Usborne's most popular artists. Strong tabs allow scenes to be located quickly and easily, whilst also making the book look and feel more luxurious.
  • ABSXV 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £14.89
    • RRP £14.99
    This is a fantastic new book with a simple story and a pull-back toy for little children to enjoy again and again. You can follow the little car on its charming holiday journey to the seaside through the town, along the motorway and across the countryside. With sturdy tracks embedded in the pages, the accompanying pull-back car toy runs round the tracks. It is a fantastic gift, guaranteed to engage and entertain young children.
  • AHWLA
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    Lift-the-flap, noisy farm fun! Chug Chug Tractor is the perfect companion for children who love vehicles, machines, or anything that goes! Learn all about Chug Chug Tractor and the jobs it can do as you follow the tractor around the farm, showing one busy day from morning to night. This entertaining noisy tractor book is an ideal gift for a three year old featuring fun, interactive elements children will enjoy for hours. There are 15 sturdy flaps, and 5 exciting vehicle and animal sounds such as a revving tractor's engine and a quacking duck that activate when a flap is lifted. These stimulating add-ons offer plenty of opportunities for hands-on interactive learning and the bright child-friendly scenes highlight interesting details by labelling the parts of a vehicle, different buildings, and animals providing talking points for parent and child. Plus the lively, rhyming text is ideal for reading aloud, encouraging early reading skills. With bright, clear pictures of your child's favourite farm machine and strong educational content so preschoolers can play as they learn, Chug Chug Tractor is a first of its kind, a preschool book like never seen before.
  • Santa's House Collection - 20 Books - Collection - 9781788810807
    STAH 3 years +
    3 years +
    (7)
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    From a beautiful bedtime book about sleepy bears to stories about snow angels and a garden full of magic, this is a fantastic collection of 20 festive tales.

    Presented in a Santa's House-shaped box (each book is a different size and has a brickwork sleeve to make up his slanted roof) with cut-out windows, these books will inspire children to read for pleasure and are perfect for enjoying in the build-up to the big day.

    Among the books are a story about a smiling snowman; a tale about a puppy getting lost in the snow; and a teddy writing a letter to Santa.

    Format: paperback
  • Disney Storybook Collection - 26 Books - Collection - 9781912564682 - Disney
    TCDC 3 years +
    3 years +
    (17)
    • £17.99
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    This is a magical collection of stories for any Disney fan! Featuring Dumbo, Toy Story and Moana, there are so many favourites to discover and enjoy.

    These engaging stories feature famous characters and stunning illustrations. They will help inspire a lifelong love of reading in any children who love the famous films!

    Format: paperback
  • The Little Princess Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781783448210 - Tony Ross
    LTPN 3 years +
    3 years +
    (2)
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    Written by Tony Ross, the Little Princess stories are full of tears, tantrums, smiles and silliness and widely considered modern-day classics.

    Throughout the books, The Little Princess learns how to 'play' the trumpet; doesn't want to comb her hair; and decides she's going to keep a tadpole.

    Fun, anarchic and endearing, these bright and bold books have perfectly pitched messages for young children to learn from.

    Format: paperback
  • Cosy Christmas Collection- 10 Books With Bag - Collection - 9781444950311
    COSY 3 years +
    3 years +
    (7)
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    Perfect picture books for Christmas... This bag full of books combines classics including The Night Before Christmas and The Twelve Days of Christmas with modern favourites Wibbly Pig and Hugless Douglas as they get into the festive spirit.

    Nick Butterworth's The Nativity Play captures all the joys and craziness of this school tradition; Jean Reagan's How to Catch Santa is full of humour warmth and energy and features Lee Wildish's incredible artwork; and Rachel Bright's All I Want for Christmas follows two penguins as they come to realise love is the perfect gift...

    Many of these stories have won awards and they're all sure to have children feeling fantastically festive. They're brilliant for bedtime reading and soothing them to sleep as excitement takes hold in anticipation of 25 December.

    Format: paperback
    Please note these books were featured in 2017's All I Want for Christmas Collection.
  • Thomas Story Time Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780603573736
    TMST Toddlers
    Toddlers
    (2)
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    Thomas the Tank Engine and all his friends enjoy 10 incredible adventures in this bright and colourful collection.

    Train-obsessed children will be very entertained as they follow the goings-on on the Island of Sodor. Percy makes some new friends; the engines find some buzzy bees; and there's a runaway kite on the loose.
    Format: paperback
  • Meg and Mog Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780141376264 - Helen Nicoll & Jan Pienkowski
    MGMG 3 years +
    3 years +
    (4)
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    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. Favourites for over 40 years, this is a brilliant collection for any little witch or wizard.
    Format: paperback
  • Christmas Wishes Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781788435413
    TMAS 3 years +
    3 years +
    (4)
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    This is a cracking Christmas collection of festive-themed storybooks. They all have lively rhyming text and magical illustrations that will excite and entertain children in the build-up to the big day.

    From classics like Jingle Bells and The 12 Days of Christmas to new favourites including The Stinky Sprouts and The Christmas Selfie Contest, these are sweet stories to share as the most wonderful time of the year approaches... Best of all, this collection comes with a cute plush Christmas keyring of a friendly penguin!

    Format: paperback
  • Dig Dig Digging & Other Stories Collection - 8 Books - Collection - 9781408353752 - Margaret Mayo & Alex Ayliffe
    DIGD 3 years +
    3 years +
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    • Just £1.37 per book
    These eight colourful books are perfect for machine and animal-mad little ones; they'll just love repeating the noises made by the vehicles and creatures on show!

    Written by Margaret Mayo and illustrated by Alex Ayliffe, these picture books are bright, bold and full of themes that toddlers love, including diggers, rockets and dinosaurs.

    Each book is bursting with noisy words that are written in rhyme, making them especially pleasing for young children to listen and read along to.
    Format: paperback
  • ADAEB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £19.39
    • RRP £25.00
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    This snail may be small, but she's determined to see the world so she hitches a lift on the tail of an enormous whale. It's an unlikely partnership, but when the whale gets into difficulties he discovers just how good a friend a snail can be ...Perfect for classroom use, this whale-sized edition includes activity ideas, and words and music for the Snail and the Whale Song.
  • ADADI 3 years +
    3 years +
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    A little old lady thinks her house is a squash and a squeeze, but with the advice of a wise old man and the help of a few farmyard animals, she soon discovers that it's not as small as she thought. Perfect for classroom use, this extra-large edition includes activity ideas, and words and music for the "Squash and a Squeeze Song".
  • ATAUV 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Lift the flaps to see what the zoo has sent: the perfect pet - in the end!
  • AAWEX 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Celebrate the 30th anniversary of Brambly Hedge with this exquisite slipcase in a delightful new livery containing the first four classic picture books - perfect for the nostalgia market. The mice of Brambly Hedge have many adventures but they always have time for fun too. All through the year, they mark the seasons with feasts and festivities and, of course, the mice never miss an opportunity to meet and celebrate. This beautifully designed slipcase contains four classic stories following their adventures throughout the year. In Winter Story a heavy snowfall means the mice can hold a Snow Ball for the first time in years. In Autumn Story Primrose makes friends with the harvest mice before losing her way in the chestnut woods. Wilfred gets a birthday surprise in Spring Story, when all the mice club together to organise a fantastic picnic for him; and in Summer Story, Poppy Eyebright and Dusty Dogwood get engaged and a wonderful wedding is planned by all the mice of Brambly Hedge.
  • ADAFO 3 years +
    3 years +
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    The tiny hermit crab loves his new shell. He doesn't want to share it - not with a blobby purple anemone and a tickly bristleworm. But life in the rock pool proves tougher than Crab thinks, and soon he finds he needs his new housemates in this rollicking story of sea, shells and friendship.
  • ADADP 3 years +
    3 years +
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    "I've lost my mum!" "Hush, little monkey, don't cry, I'll help you find her," said butterfly. But somehow butterfly keeps getting it wrong. Will monkey ever find his mum?
  • ALHXJ 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £18.39
    • RRP £22.99
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    This official Doctor Who guide is essential reading for all wannabe Time Lords. Written as a gift from the Eleventh Doctor to the newly-regenerated Twelfth, it contains everything you need to know to be just like him. So if you've ever wondered if you'd make the grade in the Time Lord Academy, or how to fly the Tardis, or the correct way to dip your fish finger in custard, then this is the book for you!