Children's Books

Picture Books

  • BDSY 3 years +
    Isabel Harris
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £11.99
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    The winner of Book People's Bedtime Story Competition, Isabel Harris' The Moon Man is an exciting book and truly is one of a kind. It tells the tale of two sets of animal friends who view a scarecrow in very different ways...

    We asked children aged between 5 and 11 to let their imaginations run wild and write a picture book of between 200 and 800 words based around animals. This fantastic story, chosen by a panel of celebrity parents and publishing experts and illustrated by Ada Grey, is the judges' favourite and is perfect for reading at bedtime.

    Sold exclusively at BookPeople.co.uk, proceeds from this book will be donated to Action for Children, a UK charity which provides vital services, support and campaigns for disadvantaged children, young people and their families.

    Please note all orders containing The Moon Man will be despatched in their entirety from 1 June onwards.
  • Julia Donaldson Picture Book Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781509801251 - Julia Donaldson
    JDZB 3 years +
    3 years +
    (27)
    • £11.99
    • RRP £69.90
    • Save £57.91
    • Just £1.20 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!

    Please note that this is our bestselling collection in a new and refreshed carry bag.
  • Mixed-Up Fairy Tales Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781784938277
    MUFT 3 years +
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £9.99
    • RRP £49.90
    • Save £39.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    These witty retellings of famous fairy tales will not only have young children laughing along but they'll also provide an introduction to the importance of the likes of hygiene, keeping active and healthy eating.

    Each title backs up themes found in the PSHE (personal, social and health education) curriculum and the stories are sure to help children learn about their own personal development. They provide a very gentle approach to what can be sensitive issues.

    Among the stories are Don't Pick Your Nose, Pinocchio!, Eat Your Greens, Goldilocks and Stinky Jack and the Beanstalk.
  • Albie's Adventures Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781471164286 - Caryl Hart & Ed Eaves
    ALBI 3 years +
    Caryl Hart & Ed Eaves
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £7.99
    • RRP £40.94
    • Save £32.95
    • Just £1.33 per book
    Albie is a normal little boy who has extraordinary adventures - and this collection contains six of them.

    Written by Caryl Hart and illustrated by Ed Eaves, these colourful books have exciting plots and feature children's favourites including monsters, aliens and dragons.

    Accessible and perfect for sharing, these award-winning picture books will be enjoyed over and over again. Albie manages to grow a dinosaur in his back garden; saves a superhero; and takes part in a monster motor race.
  • MGLM 3 years +
    Judi Abbot
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £11.99
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    From the dream team of illustrator Judi Abbot and Aliens Love Underpants author Claire Freedman comes a keepsake celebration of the bond between children and their grandparents.

    This hardback picture book follows a little zebra as they visit their Gran and Grandpa zebras. It's not long before the little one has a BIG smile on their face and feels wrapped in love.

    An affectionate, funny and joyful read that will bring joy to both children and their grandparents.
  • My Favourite Fairy Tales Collection - 12 Books - Collection - 9781909290266
    MYFV 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £11.99
    • RRP £47.88
    • Save £35.89
    • Just £1.00 per book
    This collection contains 12 beloved fairy tales, all perfectly retold for children to read aloud.

    With simple sentences and traditional-style artwork in each book, it provides the perfect introduction to the likes of Cinderella, Rapunzel, Hansel and Gretel and Jack and the Beanstalk.

    Each book also has fun activities to help children understand more about what happened in the stories and to inspire them to read the stories again and again.
  • Quentin Blake Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781783445615 - John Yeoman
    QBST 3 years +
    John Yeoman
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £11.99
    • RRP £69.90
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    • Just £1.20 per book
    All written by John Yeoman, the 10 books in this superb collection feature distinctive and incredible artwork from the one and only Quentin Blake.

    There's the story of a little horse with a unusual gift; two books about a bear whose plans consistently go awry; and a tale of a hundred mice who trick a grumpy miller.

    Laugh-out-loud funny and delightfully bonkers, these picture books are perfect for introducing children to the wild and wonderful artwork of Roald Dahl's collaborator.
  • My Little Pony Picture Book Collection - 8 Books - Collection - 9781408350478
    MLPY 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.92
    • Save £29.93
    • Just £1.25 per book
    My Little Pony is still very much a favourite with children all over the world and this eight-book collection is full of sparkling stories following the characters as they enjoy adventures in Equestria.

    These picture books follow Princess Cadance and her husband Shining Armor as they take a tour of the royal kingdom. Every day, they send a postcard to Twilight Sparkle to let her know just what they've seen in places including Ponyville, Canterlot and Cloudsdale.

    They're perfect for little children (aged 3 plus) who are just starting to read by themselves.
  • DJE2 Toddlers
    Jeanne Willis
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £5.99
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    Produced in association with London's Natural History Museum, this book is inspired by the classic Dinosaur Roar! book by Paul Stickland and Henrietta Stickland and is designed to introduce the fearsome Tyrannosaurus Rex to very young children.

    Completely roar-some, it features wonderful rhyming text from Jeanne Willis and is great fun to read aloud. The story also comes with a spread of simple dinosaur facts and a pronunciation guide.
  • DJZ2 Toddlers
    Jeanne Willis
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £5.99
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    Inspired by Paul Stickland and Henrietta Stickland's classic picture book Dinosaur Roar!, this is a story all about the Deinonychus.

    It has wonderful rhyming text from award-winning author Jeanne Willis and introduces Dinosaur Boo. Its funny, great to read aloud and suitable for even the very youngest dino-fan!

    The roar-some book also includes dinosaur facts and a pronunciation guide.
  • PBOU Babies
    Babies
    • £9.99
    • RRP £22.96
    • Save £12.97
    This set comes in a handy bag and is adorned with Petite Boutique's gorgeously soft artwork. The bag contains a height chart, a buggy book, a nursery rhymes book (with CD) and a peekaboo mirror book.

    The height chart is presented on sturdy board and measures up to 4 and a half feet so you can see just how much your little one is growing. The double-sided chart also has a selection of nursery rhymes on the reverse; the buggy book features things young children will spot when they're out and about; the nursery rhymes book is full of beloved rhymes and the CD finds them being sung by a group of children - perfect for giving your young listeners the confidence to join in.

    Finally, the peekaboo book stars an array of funny characters and encourages children to copy the faces they pull and things they do into the fold-out mirror.
  • What the Ladybird Heard and Other Stories Collection - 8 Books - Collection - 9781509854097 - Julia Donaldson
    WHLB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £47.92
    • Save £37.93
    • Just £1.25 per book
    Described as 'picture book perfection' by the Sunday Telegraph, these exciting stories all come from the bestselling duo of Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks.

    Both What the Ladybird Heard books feature rhyming text and bold artwork; Sugarlump and the Unicorn is full of sparkle; and The Princess and the Wizard is an exciting tale of good versus evil.

    These books are great fun to share with Julia's flowing, rhyming text sure to delight little ears. Lydia's bright artwork is also beautifully appealing.
  • Make Time for a Story Book and DVD Collection - 10 Books and DVDs - Collection - 9781406376647 - Sam McBratney et al
    MTFS 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £14.99
    • RRP £79.90
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    • 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.
  • My Really, Really, Really Big Bag of Books Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780192743107
    RRBB 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £9.99
    • RRP £69.90
    • Save £59.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    My Really, Really, Really Big Bag of Books is full of exciting stories about really cool characters and their funny adventures.

    There's the story of Hugh Shampoo, a boy who just won't wash his hair and doesn't really care; the tale of a doggy detective who has to solve the great Poodle Doodler mystery; and you'll get to meet a big dinosaur who learns that it is good to share.

    Sure to be a big favourite with young readers, this collection contains many more stories that feature everything from a heroic mouse to a dastardly alligator - fantastic fun for all readers and great for sharing!
  • Kipper Collection - 10 Books in a Bag - Collection - 9781444937046 - Mick Inkpen
    KIPR 3 years +
    Mick Inkpen
    3 years +
    (3)
    • £11.99
    • RRP £69.90
    • Save £57.91
    • Just £1.20 per book
    Coming in a handy carry bag, this is a wonderful collection of 10 of Mick Inkpen's classic Kipper stories.

    A favourite with toddlers for over 25 years, the lovable dog Kipper celebrates his birthday; goes camping; chooses a new pet; and plays in the snow throughout these brilliant books.

    This collection is a barking brilliant gift that is sure to be cherished for a long time to come.
  • The Noisy Foxes & Other Stories Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781784457785
    PF0092 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £27.96
    • Save £22.97
    • Just £1.25 per book
    This collection contains four brilliantly illustrated storybooks that will help teach children life lessons in a fun and exciting way. With vibrant artwork and funny moments, it's a must for children who are beginning to get to grips with emotions.

    The Noisy Foxes is a book that will show children that the grass isn't always greener on the other side. It follows a family of foxes who are looking for somewhere to live - but nowhere seems quite right; Tiny Whale: A Fishy Tale will resonate with any child that has ever felt small. It's all about a little, orange fish with a very big family who is starting to feel ignored... he soon looks for attention.

    In Tig and Tog: The Discovery, Tig is determined not to share her stick. She uses the stick to draw in the snow but then notices something strange sticking out of the ground. She'll need Tog's help to dig it out; finally, Big City Kitty finds a cat lost an along in a strange place. Will she be able to brave the sound, traffic and stray cats to make it safely home?
  • Classic Tales Picture Book Collection - 12 Books - Collection - 9781787001336
    CTPB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £11.99
    • RRP £83.88
    • Save £71.89
    • Just £1.00 per book
    These adaptations of classic stories and fairy tales will delight children of all ages. They're perfect for sharing with children at reading time and the likes of The Three Billy Goats Gruff, Beowulf the Brave and The Velveteen Rabbit are all included.

    With their beautifully appealing artwork, they are stories you may remember from your own childhood but they have been retold in an accessible way and with a completely fresh look.

    Children will love falling down the rabbit-hole into Wonderland; following the Yellow Brick Road to meet the Wizard of Oz; and dancing to the tune of The Pied Piper of Hamelin.
  • BHSC 3 years +
    Michael Rosen
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £11.00
    Now available in a beautiful new slipcase edition, We're Going on a Bear Hunt has long been regarded as a classic and is celebrating over 25 years of entertaining children.

    Enjoy swishing and swashing through the grass, splashing and sploshing through the deep river and squelching and squerching through the mud as you join the famous family on their hunt for the elusive bear.

    A timeless read featuring an exclusive foreword from the book's author Michael Rosen, this very special edition will make a stunning gift for any little one and is sure to be treasured.
  • Dinosaurs Have Feelings Too Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781444939378
    DHFT 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £41.94
    • Save £35.95
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Meet the likes of Samuel Scaredosaurus, Anna Angrysaurus and Jamal Jealousaurus in this six-book collection that looks at emotion and explains how to deal with various difficult feelings.

    Funny and light-hearted, they're brightly illustrated and cover everything from being scared to anger and jealousy. The dinosaur theme makes them extra appealing.

    Each story also has teachers' and parents' notes at the back to help you help your children understand about emotions.
  • ILJ2 3 years +
    Tammi Salzano & Ada Grey
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    Celebrating the bond between parent and child, this story follows a mother and son as they go about their daily routine.

    With familiar activities including dressing up, reading painting, bath time and bedtime all included, this is a lovely book to share with any preschooler.
  • AYRGG
    Adam Hargreaves
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £4.99
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    The greatest mash-up in the entire Whoniverse is here! Doctor Who meets Roger Hargreaves' Mr Men in this new series of stories, written and illustrated by Adam Hargreaves. In Dr. Fourth, join the Fourth Doctor and Sarah Jane Smith on an amazing new adventure through time and space ...
  • AYRGI
    Adam Hargreaves
    • £3.99
    • RRP £4.99
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    The greatest mash-up in the entire Whoniverse is here! Doctor Who meets Roger Hargreaves' Mr Men in this new series of stories, written and illustrated by Adam Hargreaves. In Dr. Eleventh, join the Eleventh Doctor and River Song on an amazing new adventure through time and space ...
  • Miffy Collection with Plush Toy - 10 Books - Collection - 9781471160684 - Dick Bruna
    MIFY Toddlers
    Toddlers
    (2)
    • £11.99
    • RRP £49.90
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    • Just £1.20 per book
    Coming with a cute little key ring-sized cuddly toy, this 10-book collection of Miffy books finds the famous bunny learning to ride a bike; celebrating a birthday; and having fun in the snow.

    Dick Bruna's famous artwork is accompanied by new text from the award-winning poet, Tony Mitton. Working closely with the Dutch publisher so they retain the classic feel of the stories, these books are bursting with warmth and friendliness.

    An iconic character from children's books, Miffy enjoys seeing the animals at the zoo; prepares for the arrival of a new baby brother or sister; and heads off to the seaside - all familiar situations children will love reading about.
  • HPM2 3 years +
    Steve Smallman & Ada Grey
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
    • Save £3.00
    A bright and bold picture book that follows the jungle animals as they make music to the sound of the bubbling creek.

    However, the naughty hippo has other ideas. Brilliantly bonkers, this musical rhyming story has a laugh-out-loud, farting surprise...

    Packed with laughs and rhymes, Hippobottymus is the perfect picture book for parents and children to read aloud.