Children's Books

Picture Books

  • Julia Donaldson Picture Book Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781509801251 - Julia Donaldson
    JDZB 3 years +
    3 years +
    (24)
    • £11.99
    • RRP £69.90
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    • 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 +
    • £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 +
    • £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
    • Save £8.00
    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 +
    • £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 +
    • £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.
  • What the Ladybird Heard and Other Stories Collection - 8 Books - Collection - 9781509854097
    WHLB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £47.92
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    • 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
    • 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.
  • Kipper Collection - 10 Books in a Bag - Collection - 9781444937046 - Mick Inkpen
    KIPR 3 years +
    Mick Inkpen
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £11.99
    • RRP £69.90
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    • 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.
  • Bedtime Fun For Everyone Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781509829064 - Julia Donaldson et al
    BFUN 3 years +
    Julia Donaldson et al
    3 years +
    (4)
    • £11.99
    • RRP £64.90
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    • Just £1.20 per book
    Perfect for little sleepyheads, the Bedtime Fun for Everyone Collection includes 10 wonderful stories to share with your child as they drift off to sleep. It features books from acclaimed authors including Julia Donaldson, Ian Whybrow and Jill Murphy.

    Including just the right combination of soothing stories and exciting tales, this collection will leave you well prepared when it comes to tucking the little ones in for the night.

    With the work of some truly brilliant illustrators also on show, this is a collection of books that will be read over and over again.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • NFZ2 Babies
    Babies
    • £3.99
    • RRP £5.99
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    Every baby is different, but in some ways they are very much the same. Each one has 10 little fingers and 10 little toes - to play with, to tickle and to wave...

    Written in flowing rhyme by Mem Fox and with artwork from We're Going on a Bear Hunt illustrator Helen Oxenbury, this is a lovely book to share with little children during playtime, bedtime, in fact, any time at all!

    It will also make a great gift for any new arrival.
  • SSKY 3 years +
    Britta Teckentrup
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £10.99
    • Save £7.00
    Britta Teckentrup has firmly established herself as one of our favourite illustrators and all of the books we have sold featuring her artwork have proven to be bestsellers. Under the Same Sky is a charming picture book that celebrates the emotions we all share.

    With animal characters, lyrical text and cut-outs for children to peek through, this is a lovely book that talks about how many people (and creatures) have the same hopes and dreams.

    From lands near and far to the same seas and faraway forests, this is a gorgeous book for you to share.
  • The Thomas & Friends Collection: 20 Books in a Box - Collection - 9780603572920
    TMIT 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £9.99
    • RRP £59.80
    • Save £49.81
    • Just 50.00p per book
    Will you choo-choo-choose this collection?

    Starring Thomas the Tank Engine and loads of his friends, there are 20 stories to enjoy and they all focus on a different character from the popular show. From classic characters like Edward, James and Henry to new favourites including Rosie, Rocky and Hiro, these books will delight any young Thomas fan.

    Written especially for children aged 3 and over, they come displayed in a handy tray-style box. Each book size: 127 x 140mm.
  • BPBO 5 years +
    Minna Lacey
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £9.00
    From fields and woodlands to parks, gardens, rivers and ponds, this huge picture book from Usborne will inspire your children to get outdoors and enjoy the wildlife that surrounds us.

    Featuring birds, butterflies and wild flowers, the hand-drawn artwork is quite simply stunning and will give children perfect examples of some of the wonders of nature they can look out for on their travels.

    Whether you're planning a walk by the river, a trip down the park or a ramble in the city, this is the perfect book for little nature spotters - whatever the weather.
  • Guy Parker-Rees Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781408350393 - Guy Parker-Rees
    GPRS 3 years +
    Guy Parker-Rees
    3 years +
    • £10.99
    • RRP £68.90
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    • Just £1.10 per book
    From The Chimpanzees of Happytown to Ants in Your Pants and Spookyrumpus to Bumpus Jumpus Dinosaurumpus, every entertaining book in this collection features vibrant illustrations by the acclaimed illustrator Guy Parker-Rees.

    Packed with humour, all of the titles are sure to make wonderful bedtime reading for little ones and the lively characters will keep them happily entertained.

    These books come in a bright blue bag which makes them ideal for carrying around.
  • EBJD 3 years +
    Julia Donaldson
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £11.99
    • Save £7.00
    Julia Donaldson, the author of The Gruffalo, teams up once more with the incredible illustrator of Paper Dolls, Rebecca Cobb, in this stunning picture book about the adventurous Everywhere Bear.

    Told in flowing, rhyming text this story explains how the Everywhere Bear has a home on a shelf but how he also doesn't spend much time by himself; every weekend he's taken home by a different child from Class One.

    However, when he falls out of a backpack, he braces himself for an even bigger adventure. He's washed down a drain, whooshed out to sea and rescued by a fishing boat. He's then loaded onto a lorry and carried off by a seagull. Will he ever get back to Class One?
  • Supertato and Other Stories Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781471163395 - Sue Hendra
    SUPT 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £9.99
    • RRP £69.90
    • Save £59.91
    • Just £1.00 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 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.
  • WYBM 3 years +
    Molly Potter
    3 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £7.00
    Filled with beautiful illustrations, this humorous and charming book will prompt children to discuss the idea of friendship. Every double-page spread has a question at the top and then hints and advice on what being a good friend entails.

    This picture book asks what makes someone a friend; how we make friends; what you can do to be a good friend; and what things make people not-so-good friends.

    This book also has a friendship quiz on the back page and a guide for parents to help you deal with issues if your children have bad friendship experiences.
  • George Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781408350447 - Nicola Smee
    GGTD Toddlers
    Nicola Smee
    Toddlers
    • £4.99
    • RRP £19.96
    • Save £14.97
    • Just £1.25 per book
    You and your children will love exploring first experiences together with the help of George the toddler and his friend Bear.

    The duo visit the doctor when they both fall ill with sore throats; they get dressed ready for the day ahead; strap on their armbands and go swimming (and splashing!) together; and travel on a plane for the very first time.

    George and Bear are the perfect team to help reassure your little ones as they begin to have first experiences of their own.