Children's Books

Picture Books

  • Fairies and Princesses Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781509854035 - Julia Donaldson et al
    FRPR 3 years +
    Julia Donaldson et al
    3 years +
    • £9.99
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    Learn all about Cinderella's not so ugly sisters; meet a singing mermaid who lives under the sea; and join in the fun with Julia Donaldson's paper dolls in this collection full of princess and fairy stories.

    Full of sparkle, all 10 books are enchanting and will be enjoyed so much in time for bed.
    Format: paperback
  • Bedtime Stories Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781786924681
    BTME 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Jack and the Beanstalk, Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Little Red Riding Hood and The Gingerbread Man feature in this delightful collection of bedtime stories.

    Perfect for younger children and ideal for sharing, these books have beautiful artwork and are presented in a box with a plastic handle and velcro closure - making them ideal for reading on the go!
    Format: paperback
  • Nursery Rhymes Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781786924674
    NRRY 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
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    This box set contains four famous nursery rhymes for children to read and love.

    Accompanied by vibrant illustrations, the well-loved rhymes include Incy Wincy Spider, Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star, Hickory Dickory Dock and Hey Diddle Diddle.

    The box has a plastic handle and velcro closure, meaning they can easily be transported and the timeless tales will be enjoyed over and over again.
    Format: paperback
  • Thomas Story Time Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780603573736
    TMST Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £11.99
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    • Just £1.20 per book
    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
  • PLEX 3 years +
    Chris Van Allsburg
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Read the classic Christmas story as you look forward to the most magical time of the year and then listen to it on CD - read by none other than Oscar-winning actor, Liam Neeson.

    It's late on Christmas Eve and a boy boards the Polar Express. All he knows is it's heading to the North Pole. Once there, Santa offers the boy any gift he desires. The boy asks for a bell from the reindeer's harness - and it turns out to be very magical indeed. Only believers in Santa can hear this bell when it rings!
  • Mr. Men Christmas Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780603573712 - Roger Hargreaves
    MMCH 3 years +
    Roger Hargreaves
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £35.00
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    Created by Roger Hargreaves, the Mr. Men characters are among the most recognisable and iconic in children's books. Their gentle adventures have entertained generations of children and in this set, they star in 10 festive tales!

    A cracking Christmas gift (or perfect for building excitement and anticipation in the build-up to the big day), the colourful books follow Mr. Quiet as he tries to enjoy a silent night and find the gang putting on a pantomime.

    The Mr. Men also try their hands at winter sports and enjoy a White Christmas. There's also a book that finds Mr. Forgetful trying to remember to buy his Christmas tree and one that looks at if Mr. Mean will be able to cheer up and enjoy the festivities.
    Format: paperback
  • Winnie the Witch Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780192766762 - Laura Owen & Korky Paul
    WWPC 3 years +
    Laura Owen & Korky Paul
    3 years +
    (1)
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    Young witches and wizards will have a spellbinding time with these magical stories starring Winnie the Witch and her ever-suffering companion, Wilbur the cat.

    Written by Valerie Thomas and illustrated by Korky Paul, the Winnie stories have sold over 7 million copies and been translated into 30 languages and are full of laugh-out-loud antics.

    These picture books find the pair planning a birthday party; enjoying a trip to the seaside; and taking a trip back in time to the prehistoric era - will they face a disastrous dinosaur dilemma?
    Format: paperback
  • TNMU Toddlers
    Fiona Watt
    Toddlers
    • £4.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    The Usborne touchy-feely books have proven so popular that they've now reached 50 editions - and can you think of a more magical way to celebrate this occasion than with a unicorn?

    As well as the incredible unicorn, there is a little white mouse to spot on every page and plenty of textured patches to feel.

    This is the perfect little book for helping babies and younger children develop their observational skills.
  • PPNF 3 years +
    Axel Scheffler
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £8.99
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    Pip and Posy are a popular duo created by Axel Scheffler - the illustrator behind the Gruffalo - and this gentle and funny, padded book finds them making a new friend...

    Pip and Posy are having a lovely day at the seaside, collecting shells and digging in the sand. While Posy's enjoying a nap, Pip makes friends with Zac - a cool boy who has lots of fun toys and beach gear. He's even good at handstands.

    When Posy wakes up, she's frustrated to learn that Pip is more interested in playing with Zac than her... but soon they realise that while two's company, three's a party!
  • BDSY 3 years +
    Isabel Harris
    3 years +
    (4)
    • £4.99
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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.
  • Christmas Picture Book Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781409610243
    CHPB 3 years +
    3 years +
    (6)
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    Who doesn't love a Christmas story in the lead-up to the big day? This collection, complete in a beautiful cloth bag, has 10 stories to make the whole family feeli festive.

    With familiar faces including Alf Proysen and Hilda Offen's Mrs Pepperpot and Shirley Hughes' Alfie, these books are full of tradition and celebrate Christmas in the best way possible. The Nativity story and Clement Clarke Moore's classic poem The Night Before Christmas are also given the picture book treatment.

    All these Christmas stories are suitable for children aged 3 and over, and there's even a ba-ba-brilliant tale ewe will all love in the shape of Jason page and Adrian Reynolds' The Sheep that Saved Christmas!
  • BGBS 3 years +
    Michelle Roberts & David Rober
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    If your child is planning their next bear hunt, then they better make sure they take this bearspotter's guide with them... it will help them tell the difference between black bears that are dangerous and black and brown bears that are dangerous and brown.

    Very funny, this picture book also reveals how sometimes black bears can be a little brown and sometimes brown bears can be a little black. In actual fact, it has everything you need to know about walking in Bear Country!

    With its amazing (frankly bear-illiant) artwork and lively text, this is a treat and completely essential guide for all would-be bearspotters.
  • HMQT 3 years +
    Mark Sperring
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £11.99
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    It's almost Christmas time and the animals of Merry Farm are having a jolly good time. All they want to know is just how many quacks is it until the big day!

    As the ducklings quack about the big day, various other animals are also counting down with excitement - how many moos, baas and neighs is it until Christmas Day? Luckily, it's only one!

    Written by Mark Sperring and illustrated by Ed Eaves, this is a funny festive story which will encourage your kids to make all sorts of animal noises in the Christmas build-up.
  • CADV 3 years +
    Hannah Tolson & Ivy Snow
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    Snow is falling on Christmas Eve and everyone is quiet. The stars are out, we're all in bed, but who will visit you in the night...?

    This book provides a far healthier alternative to chocolate advent calendars as your young children get excited about the big day... It has 25 flaps to lift and follows the story of a little girl, boy and dog who are eagerly counting down to Christmas Day.

    As they get more and more excited, they find carollers singing in a busy square, watch ballerinas spin and twirl and find some people baking Christmas cookies.
  • Disney Princess Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9785000326282
    DPRI 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £20.97
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    • Just £1.33 per book
    These three magical picture books will delight any Disney fan. This collection features a retelling of the classic, Beauty and the Beast, and new stories starring Cinderella and Rapunzel.

    The familiar characters make the stories extra appealing and the gorgeous artwork and clear, accessible text make them perfect for bedtime.

    Disney fans will enjoy reliving the joys of their favourite films with this three-book collection.

    Format: Paperback
  • BHCLA
    Axel Scheffler
    • £12.99
    Who's that singing on the savannah? It's the top-five ugly animals in Africa! The wildebeest, warthog, vulture, hyena and marabou stork swagger proudly across the savannah, rejoicing in their ugliness - and delighting their babies, who think they're perfect just the way they are. Inspired by the real-life Ugly Five safari animals, Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's brand-new picture book is a jubilant celebration of animals who are often rather unloved. The funny, heart-warming rhyme is a joy to read aloud, while bold, comical illustrations bring the savannah spectacularly to life.
  • YGAB 3 years +
    Fearne Cotton
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Fearne Cotton turns her attention to children's books with Yoga Babies. These adorable bubs love trying out new poses - why not copy them in the comfort of your own home?

    Sometimes life is busy and tricky, but this books shows how everyone (even babies) can chill out. It has illustrations of littles ones of all sizes practising yoga - in all kinds of places.

    Yoga is a hugely popular form of exercise and Fearne is a huge advocate of it. This book for little ones shows it's never too early to learn!
  • Disney Frozen Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9785000326299
    DYFR 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
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    • Just £1.33 per book
    Many children are still falling under the spell of Frozen and this collection contains three storybooks inspired by the smash-hit Disney film - perfect to read ahead of the upcoming short and eagerly awaited sequel in 2019.

    A Frozen Adventure features all of Arendelle's beloved characters including Princess Anna, Princess Elsa, Kristoff, Sven the reindeer and Olaf the snowman and is a very exciting read that younger children will love.

    The other picture books include Frozen Fever (inspired by the short of the same name) and Let It Glow, which finds the characters witnessing the natural phenomenon of the Northern Lights.

    Format: Paperback
  • Pip and Posy Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781788002103 - Axel Scheffler
    PIPY Toddlers
    Axel Scheffler
    Toddlers
    • £9.99
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    • Just £1.67 per book
    Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler's Pip and Posy books are hugely popular with toddlers and they find the two friends enjoying a number of first experiences, all of which will resonate with young readers.

    Pip wears a scary monster mask and gives Posy a fright; Pip makes friends with Zac and Posy gets jealous; and Posy can't get to sleep without her beloved Froggy toy. All of these gentle stories offer solutions to these common issues and provide happy endings.

    With bright and bold artwork and stories inspired by Axel's experiences with his own children, these are essential reads for toddlers and their parents.

    Format: Paperback
  • The Large Family Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781406315011 - Jill Murphy
    LRGF 3 years +
    Jill Murphy
    3 years +
    (3)
    • £6.99
    • RRP £34.95
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    • Just £1.40 per book
    The Large family, the elephant stars of the classic picture book Peace at Last, provide gigantic fun throughout this exciting five-book collection.

    With situations that will be familiar to any parent, the books feature everything from kitchen chaos to domestic bliss. Although they are messy, the characters are warm-hearted and the love they show for each other always shines through.

    Firm favourites with children and adults for many years, these are brilliant books to share at bedtime.

    Format: Paperback
  • CF0136 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £5.00
    • RRP £14.99
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    A beautiful gift edition of the first story in the magical Wishing Chair trilogy from one of the world's most loved and bestselling authors, Enid Blyton. Illustrated by award-winning illustrator and Guardian cartoonist, Joe Berger. When Mollie and Peter go to buy their mother a birthday present, they discover the most extraordinary thing: a chair that can fly and grant wishes! The Wishing-Chair takes them on some marvellous adventures - to a castle where they narrowly escape from a giant and rescue a pixie, to the Land of Dreams, and to a disappearing island! Short chapters and beautiful illustrations make the Magic Wishing Chair perfect bedtime reading for children aged five and upwards. A richly nostalgic gift for grandparents and parents to share with the next generation of Blyton fans. Enid Blyton is arguably the most famous children's author of all time, thanks to series such as The Wishing-Chair, The Faraway Tree, The Mysteries, The Famous Five and The Secret Seven. Her fantasy books, including The Adventures of the Wishing-Chair, are among her most popular creations and they promise to enchant boys and girls for generations to come. "Her books were terrific page-turners in the way no others were". (Michael Morpurgo, author of War Horse).
  • Miffy Collection with Plush Toy - 10 Books - Collection - 9781471160684 - Dick Bruna
    MIFY Toddlers
    Toddlers
    (3)
    • £11.99
    • RRP £49.90
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    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.
  • MMKG 3 years +
    Ag Jatkowska
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Discover what life's like under the sea and explore the secret world of Mermaid Kingdom with this beautiful pop-up book.

    Coming with interactive play pieces, this book introduces your children to Sandy, Shelly and Sparkle as they prepare for a very special visit from Queen Marina.

    The mermaids are getting themselves ready, serving up a feast and putting on a show in the three pop-up play scenes.
  • Supertato and Other Stories Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781471163395 - Sue Hendra
    SUPT 3 years +
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £9.99
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    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 not only contains two books about the superhero spud and his veggie mates, but also eight more books from the hilarious author, Sue Hendra.

    Children will be delighted to meet Barry, the fish with fingers; a robot with no bottom called No-Bot; and Norman, a slug with a silly (but rather sweet) shell. These hilarious stories are bright, vibrant and will have the whole family laughing out loud.