Children's Books

Picture Books

  • Julia Donaldson Picture Book Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781509801251 - Julia Donaldson
    JDZB 3 years +
    3 years +
    (38)
    • £11.00
    • RRP £69.90
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    • Just £1.10 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
  • Mog Picture Book Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780007953844 - Judith Kerr
    MOGP 3 years +
    Judith Kerr
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £10.00
    • RRP £69.90
    • Save £59.90
    • Just £1.00 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
  • Julia Donaldson Audio Collection - 10 CDs - Collection - 9781447253235 - Julia Donaldson
    GFCD 3 years +
    Julia Donaldson
    3 years +
    (28)
    • £8.00
    • RRP £40.00
    • Save £32.00
    • Just 80.00p per book
    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.
  • Supertato Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781471172359 - Sue Hendra
    SATO 3 years +
    Sue Hendra
    3 years +
    • £5.00
    • RRP £20.97
    • Save £15.97
    • Just £1.67 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
  • It's Time to Rhyme Collection - 10 Books in a Bag - Collection - 9781509853991 - Peter Bently et al
    RHYS 3 years +
    Peter Bently et al
    3 years +
    • £9.00
    • RRP £67.90
    • Save £58.90
    • Just 90.00p per book
    It's Time to Rhyme is a 10-book collection of rhyming stories from popular authors and illustrators including Axel Scheffler, Jim Field and Lydia Monks.

    Presented in a beautiful bag, these books are delightful and perfect for sharing. They'll inspire children to love reading from a very early age.
  • People Who Help Us Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781784930639
    PWHU 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £5.00
    • RRP £23.94
    • Save £18.94
    • Just 83.00p 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
  • Busy People Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781784936983 - Ando Twin & Lucy M. George
    BYPE 3 years +
    Ando Twin & Lucy M. George
    3 years +
    • £5.00
    • RRP £29.94
    • Save £24.94
    • Just 83.00p per book
    If your child dreams of becoming a doctor, firefighter, teacher, police officer, vet or even an astronaut, then these six Busy People books will help them understand more about each role and what they entail.

    With artwork designed to appeal to children and very friendly characters, these are entertaining stories that look at the type of equipment that each worker uses and who they work alongside.

    A brilliant introduction to the workplace.
    Format: paperback.
  • Elmer Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781783446490 - David McKee
    ELMR 3 years +
    David McKee
    3 years +
    • £10.00
    • RRP £69.90
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    Elmer is a favourite with toddlers all over the world and this collection brings together 10 classic stories starring the patchwork elephant.

    Written and illustrated by David McKee, the vibrant colours will catch the eye of any young child while the gentle stories find Elmer waiting for a storm to end so he can see a rainbow; playing in the snow; and on the hunt for Baby Elephant's lost teddy.

    These books also help children understand that everyone is different and that this is something to celebrate.
    Format: paperback
  • Aliens Love Underpants Collection - 7 Books - Collection - 9781471169533 - Claire Freedman & Ben Cort
    ALVP 3 years +
    Claire Freedman & Ben Cort
    3 years +
    • £8.00
    • RRP £48.93
    • Save £40.93
    • Just £1.14 per book
    Pirates, aliens, dinosaurs, monsters... They all love underpants and so will you with this funny seven-book collection.

    Written by Claire Freedman and illustrated by Ben Cort, these bold and bright picture books are sure to entertain any toddler as they discover just how funny aliens find underpants and how they saved the world; follow some monsters on a pants adventure; join the Pants Pirates on their quest for the Pants of Gold; and enjoy some prehistoric pants-based pandemonium in Dinosaurs Love Underpants. There's even a book about Aliens loving Dinopants!

    This is a rip-roaring collection of picture books that are perfect for reading together. In fact, we're pretty sure they'll have the whole family laughing their pants off!
    Format: paperback
  • Mixed Up Fairy Tales Collection - 12 Books - Collection - 9781784932879
    MUFY 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £11.99
    • RRP £59.88
    • Save £47.89
    • Just £1.00 per book
    These witty retellings of famous fairy tales provide an introduction to the importance of hygiene, keeping active, healthy eating and so much more.

    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.

    Format: paperback
  • PFD2 3 years +
    Peter Yarrow
    3 years +
    (3)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £6.99
    • Save £4.00
    A timeless tale, we love Puff, the Magic Dragon and know your little one will, too.

    If they're already not familiar with the magical story and famous song, then prepare for them to be delighted as they get to know the words and sing along with the free CD - featuring the vocal talents of Peter Yarrow from Peter, Paul and Mary!

    Beautifully produced, this picture book features gorgeous and atmospheric paintings from Eric Puybaret and is sure to quickly become an enchanting family favourite.

    The CD also includes Froggie Went-A-Courtin', The Blue Tail Fly and an instrumental version of Puff, the Magic Dragon.
  • MRCF 3 years +
    Elys Dolan
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £11.99
    • Save £7.00
    Go behind the scenes of Mr Bunny's chocolate factory. This quirky book is packed with fun, imaginative and sweet things to admire (and eat!).

    Mr. Bunny does not treat his chicken workers very well and they decide it's time they fought back. They want better conditions, more holiday and better chicken rights ('Power to the Poultry'). When they go on strike, he realises he should be treating them right...

    This vibrant picture book from Roald Dahl Funny Prize-shortlisted author Elys Dolan is packed with amazing and hilarious artwork that children will spend hours poreing over as they look forward to Easter.
  • MGFD 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £11.00
    Georgie and Eva are so excited when they discover a magical fairy door in their treehouse.

    They can't wait to meet the fairies who live there but what will it take to make them show themselves? The friends start to wonder if the fairies are actually there...

    With this interactive book, children can place the Fairy Door against any wall in a house to open up a big, wide world of imagination and adventure.
  • Too Shy to Sing Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9317819901888
    TSTS 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £27.96
    • Save £22.97
    • Just £1.25 per book
    These reassuring picture books star endearing characters and will help children learn to embrace their individual strengths and overcome a number of insecurities. There's a giraffe who can't dance; a chick that won't sing; a clumsy monkey; and a hedgehog that won't talk.

    Including Too Tall to Swirl, Too Shy to Sing, Too Timid to Talk and Too Clumsy to Climb, these books show children that it is OK that everyone is different and that they should chase their dreams and embrace everything they do that makes them feel good.
  • Animal Babies Handy Board Books Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781909090972 - Philip Dauncey
    ABHB Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £4.99
    • RRP £15.96
    • Save £10.97
    • Just £1.25 per book
    Many young children love animals of all shapes and sizes, so what better way to inspire an equal amount of love for books than this set of four delightfully sturdy board books based on creatures they would see as pets, in the zoo and on safari?

    The chunky, small baby books come complete with a carry handle so little hands can hold them with ease and the bright, bold artwork of the baby animals is instantly appealing.

    Short sentences are also sure to stimulate the senses, as well as help to introduce first words and concepts to any little animal fan! The Really Decent Handy Books are a great introduction to animals and books for children aged 12 months and over.

  • Dinostories Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781509829132 - Pamela Duncan Edwards et al
    DNST 3 years +
    Pamela Duncan Edwards et al
    3 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £29.95
    • Save £22.96
    • Just £1.40 per book
    Children love dinosaurs and this collection will make them roar with delight. It contains five different dino books that will add some prehistoric pleasure to their reading.

    The Dinostars are a team of heroes who travel through space but when the planets start disappearing, they know they're going to have to get them back from the pesky, plundering pirates; Dinosaur Sleepover will help reassure children who are scared of spending time away from home for the first time; and Say Hello to the Dinosaurs is a colourful book with fun, flowing text.

    There's also The Dinosaur Games, a spectacular sporty read full of funny text; and Dinosaur Starts School, a book which will show children just how enjoyable learning and going to school can be.
  • HCKO Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £5.00
    Illustrated with adorable animal characters, this beautiful board book features retellings of famous nursery rhymes including Hickory, Dickory, Dock.

    It has action-packed rhymes including Old MacDonald and soothing lullabies like Rock-a-Bye Baby. Perfect for sharing, all of these tales have flowing text that is an absolute delight for children to hear read aloud.
  • TLPG Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £5.00
    This Little Piggy and many other famous nursery rhymes are featured in this beautifully illustrated board book, that has a die-cut jacket.

    The stories have animal-themed artwork and are perfect for sharing. They all have flowing text that makes them an absolute delight to hear read aloud.
  • Little Chick and Little Bunny Set - 2 Books - Collection - 9781912013500
    CHBU Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £3.00
    • RRP £9.98
    • Save £6.98
    • Just £1.50 per book
    Little Bunny's Happy Day and Little Chick's Big Surprise are two cute board books about adorable animal characters and their discoveries on beautiful spring days.

    Both books have stunning artwork, glittered jackets and easy-to-follow text, making them perfect for sharing as the nights get lighter. They also provide a fun introduction to some of the things rabbits and chicks see and enjoy in their day-to-day lives.

    Format: board book
  • Read-Along Fairy Tale Book and CD Collection - 3 Books & CDs - Collection - 9990000022045 - Gemma Cary & Kelly Caswell
    PF0097 3 years +
    Gemma Cary & Kelly Caswell
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £18.00
    • Save £14.01
    • Just £1.33 per book
    This collection contains alternative takes on famous fairy tales including Snow White, Rapunzel and Jack and the Beanstalk. It even comes with audio versions of each fantastically funny story.
    Running time: approx 17 minutes per CD
  • BBAN 5 years +
    Martin Jenkins
    5 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £11.99
    • Save £7.00
    Bird is building her nest. She pushes and pulls twigs into place until she's made a cosy cup, ready and waiting... can your children guess what for?

    Following a bird as it builds a nest, this gorgeous picture book offers an introduction to forces and the concepts of pushing and pulling. From trying to catch the worm to gathering twigs, this is an exciting and accessible introduction to both nature and science.

    It uses a charming story to introduce children to facts about this scientific - and extremely useful - concept.
  • SHTH 3 years +
    Jane McGuinness
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £11.99
    • Save £7.00
    Say hi to Hedgehog with this delightful nature storybook.

    With gorgeous illustrations, it follows the little creature throughout the year and shows children what hedgehogs (and hoglets) like to eat, how they hunt for food and even how they build their nests. It covers the life cycle all the way from a tiny hoglet to a healthy adult and explains how they prepare for hibernation.

    The book finishes with author and illustrator Jane McGuinness giving tips on how you can make your garden hedgehog-friendly and help our spiky pals survive the winter.
  • Bobbly Bible Tales Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781912013753
    BOBT Toddlers
    Toddlers
    (1)
    • £5.99
    • RRP £19.95
    • Save £13.96
    • Just £1.20 per book
    Told from the animals' perspective, these tactile books provide an enticing and heart-warming introduction to favourite animal stories from the Bible. They are gently shaped and perfect for sharing with little ones as they get to grips with these parables.

    These board books will be returned to again and again as children start to learn and appreciate how much of a huge impact animals have had on the Bible and people's beliefs.

    Format: board book
  • CBNB Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.00
    • Save £7.01
    Crash! Bang! This book captures all the sounds of a noisy construction site and is so much fun for toddlers. They will love pressing all 10 buttons and hearing the incredible sounds.

    The sturdy picture tabs make it easy for young children to turn the pages as they look for all their favourite vehicles and machines, and this book is full of simple, descriptive text.