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Children's Fiction Books

  • Roald Dahl Collection - 15 Books - Collection - 9780141371337 - Roald Dahl
    NROJ 7 years +
    Roald Dahl
    7 years +
    (32)
    • £21.99
    • RRP £98.85
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    • Just £1.47 per book
    Steven Spielberg's adaptation of the classic The BFG has wowed audiences all over the world, so now is the perfect time to enjoy the genius storytelling of Roald Dahl, whatever your age.

    With striking new artwork to celebrate the Roald Dahl 100 celebrations and a keepsake slipcase featuring Quentin Blake's iconic illustrations, this 15-book collection brings together all Dahl's classic children's novels.

    From Mr. Hoppy and Mrs Silver to Mr. & Mrs Twit; and from giant peaches to magic medicines; this is a collection bursting with unique characters, hilarious situations and unforgettable storylines - as well as Dahl's wicked sense of humour.

    An essential addition to any bookshelf, the likes of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, The Witches and Fantastic Mr. Fox have shocked, excited and entertained generations of children and now's your chance to own them all - whatever your age!
  • HPCC
    • £10.00
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    The Eighth Story
    Nineteen years later

    This is the book Harry Potter fans have been waiting for - the full script of the record-breaking West End play that picks up the magical story of Harry Potter, 19 years after the Battle of Hogwarts and events of The Deathly Hallows.

    The Boy Who Lived is now an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic, a husband and father of three children. While he grapples with the legacy of his past, his youngest son Albus is also contending with living in his father's shadow. Soon, the past and present are fusing together and both Potters will discover how darkness can come from the most unexpected places...

    Not a novel, but the script that the West End actors have been wowing audiences with, this book is based on an original story by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany and Jack Thorne.
  • The Famous Five: Complete Collection - 22 Books - Collection - 9781444936278 - Enid Blyton
    FFCC 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £24.99
    • RRP £153.78
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    • Just £1.14 per book
    With mysteries, adventure and lashings of ginger beer, The Famous Five have entertained generations of young readers. In fact, the books have never been out of print!

    Here, in a keepsake box, you can enjoy all 21 books that follow Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timmy the dog as they visit some thrilling places and explore and uncover all sorts of secrets. To complete the set, there's a book of short stories about our favourite would-be detectives.

    From Kirrin Island to the lighthouse at Demon's Rocks and farms, castles, caves and secret passages galore, the gang outwit thieves, seek hidden treasure and encounter spook trains in their exciting journeys. Illustrated by Eileen Soper, this complete set of books shows how courage and determination can always help children achieve great things.
  • Michael Morpurgo Audio Collection - 28 CDs - Collection - 9780007958054 - Michael Morpurgo
    MMAC 9 years +
    Michael Morpurgo
    9 years +
    • £17.99
    • RRP £80.00
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    • Just £1.80 per book
    You can pre-order this item today! Please note all orders containing this item will be despatched in their entirety from 27 September onwards.

    With 10 stories across 28 CDs and an approximate running time of 29 hours, this collection of audiobooks from Michael Morpurgo is full of simply wonderful stories.

    Including the likes of Private Peaceful, Born to Run and War Horse - the book that inspired both the long-running West End play and blockbuster film directed by Steven Spielberg - these are wonderful stories that will be listened to over and over again. The whole family will be captivated on long journeys.

    The books are read by a host of actors and celebrities including Derek Jacobi, Jenny Agutter, Luke Treadaway and even Michael himself!
  • The Secret Seven Collection - 16 Books - Collection - 9781444936285 - Enid Blyton
    SVCC 7 years +
    Enid Blyton
    7 years +
    • £15.99
    • RRP £111.84
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    Written by Enid Blyton - one of the world's favourite children's writers and the author who brought the world The Famous Five, Malory Towers and The Naughtiest Girl series - The Secret Seven are a group of friends who meet in a shed and solve some startling mysteries.

    Peter, his sister Janet, and their friends Jack, Colin, George, Pam and Barbara make up the Secret Seven. They meet in a shed with 'S.S' on the door and to get in you'll need to know the password and wear the right badge. Peter is head of the society and he makes jolly well sure that everyone abides by the rules...

    While the gang eat cake and drink lemonade, they puzzle over the peculiar goings-on in their local community and make it their mission to put things right. To do this, they have to keep watch, search for clues and ask the right questions. From burglaries to stolen animals and missing children, there's always a case to be cracked!
  • DC Superheroes Collection - 12 Books - Collection - 9781782027300
    DCSU 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £47.88
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    • Just 83p per book
    This 12-book collection provides a super introduction to chapter books with the help of DC Comics' famous heroes including Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman.

    Illustrated in a style that is instantly appealing to children aged 7 and over, the stories are easy to read, very exciting and find our heroes battling against some vile villains.

    Superman has to deal with a shrinking city; Captain Cold fights it out in a blizzard battle; and Batman finds himself facing up against the Puppet Master.
  • Kiera Cass: The Selection Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9780007959938 - Kiera Cass
    CCSS 13 years +
    13 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £39.95
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    • Just £1.60 per book
    You can pre-order this item today! Please note all orders containing this item will be despatched in their entirety from 26 September onwards.

    Containing all five books in Kiera Cass' bestselling The Selection series in a lovely slipcase, these books are not only great for teens who enjoy love stories but also fans of dystopian fiction.

    America Singer is 17 years old and has been offered the chance of a lifetime. She's been chosen alongside 34 other beautiful girls to battle it out for the love of Prince Maxon on reality TV. She finds herself swept up in a world of elaborate gowns, glittering jewels and decadent feasts and is surprised when the prince takes a special interest in her, much to the outrage of the other contestants...

    Rivalry within The Selection is fierce and many contestants will break the rules to achieve their goal. But America has a secret that could not only throw the whole competition, but change her life forever...
  • Princess Disgrace Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781407177632 - Lou Kuenzler
    DISG 7 years +
    Lou Kuenzler
    7 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £23.96
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    • Just £1.50 per book
    Princess Grace is a brave, funny and clever girl, but she's certainly not the most graceful. In this hilarious series, fans of The Worst Witch and The Naughtiest Girl in School series can enjoy reading about her first few terms at Princess Academy.

    In her first term, she's excited to learn how to be a proper princess and is making friends, despite Princess Precious being mean to her. In Grace's second term, she falls out with Izumi and Scarlet and it appears that everything is going wrong - until a talent competition changes everything.

    The third term finds Grace excited to start swimming lessons with real mermaids, but her friend Scarlet is not so sure. as she's terrified of water; Winter Term at Tall Towers finds all the princesses looking forward to learning to skate on the frozen lake, especially when they hear that one of them will star in a performance with famous dancer Glacia Blizzard - but it turns out she's hiding a dangerous secret.
  • Chris Ryan: Agent 21 Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781782957232 - Chris Ryan
    CSRY 13 years +
    13 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £17.97
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    • Just £1.66 per book
    Adrenaline-pumping, page-turning action and intriguing mystery run throughout all three of these Agent 21 books from Chris Ryan.

    When Zak Darke loses his parents in an unexplained mass murder, he finds himself alone in the world. Soon after he's sought out by a mysterious man and told he has been picked to work for a secret government agency. He's not even told which one, but he is told that they've been watching him and think he will be of use in certain 'operational situations'.

    Zak is then known as Agent 21. He has no idea what happened to the 20 agents before him, but realises his life is going to change in very dramatic ways...
  • HPPS 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £13.99
    • RRP £30.00
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    Every fan of the Wizarding World is excited right now... Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is wowing West End audiences and we're all hoping to be left spellbound by the upcoming film of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. What better way to celebrate than heading back to where it all began?

    This is a truly stunning illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. The artwork from Kate Greenaway Medal-winning Jim Kay provides an extra bit of magic to the story that finds Harry receiving an envelope that not only reveals he is a wizard but also invites him to study at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry

    Once there, Harry stumbles upon a sinister mystery when he finds a three-headed dog guarding a room - and that's when he hears about a stone with astonishing powers... presented in hardback, this is an essential and magical addition to any young witch, wizard or Muggle's (or maybe even NoMaj) bookshelf.
  • Holly Webb Winter Stories Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781847158338 - Holly Webb
    HWWS 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £23.96
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    • Just £1.25 per book
    A huge favourite with Book People customers, Holly Webb's animal stories are very popular with children aged 5 and over and in this collection they all have delightfully festive winter theme.

    There's the story of the Snow Bear. This book finds Grandad helping Sara build an igloo in the garden with a small snow bear to watch over it. When Sara wakes up in the middle of the night, everything looks very different and she heads off on an enchanted journey... The Storm Leopards is set during the countdown to Christmas and Isabelle is enjoying a day out at the zoo. She wonders what she can do to help protect these rare and endangered creatures. Soon she's also on a magical adventure!

    The Reindeer Girl finds Lotta travelling to visit her great-grandmother in Norway. Once there, she finds herself on the hunt for a mother reindeer before a calf starves; The Winter Wolf has Emelia discovering a diary written by a young boy called Noah who lived in Wisconsin during the 1870s. When she's transported into the world of the diary, she has to keep Noah and a wolf cub safe...

    Heart-warming, easy to read and full of fun, these are perfect books for little animal lovers and ideal for winter evenings.
  • Percy Jackson Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9780141362694 - Rick Riordan
    PERC 9 years +
    Rick Riordan
    9 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £34.95
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    • Just £1.40 per book
    You can pre-order this item today! Please note all orders containing this item will be despatched in their entirety from 28 September onwards.

    The inspiration for two Hollywood films, Rick Riordan's Percy Jackson books offer edge-of-the-seat excitement for children who love adventure stories with a mythical edge.

    A troubled child with dyslexia and ADHD, Percy finds himself at a special camp known only as Camp Half-Blood. Soon after, he discovers he is the son of Poseidon and that's when his journey begins. He finds himself on a quest to reach the gates of the the Underworld with a satyr and the daughter of Athena - a far cry from the school outings he is used to...

    The complete series, Percy and his friends Annabeth, Grover and Luke find themselves on the hunt for the Golden Fleece; on a mission to rescue some half-bloods; learning about the Labyrinth; and attempting to defeat the evil Kronos.
  • Ladybird Read It Yourself: Peppa Pig Story Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780241292808
    PPRI 4 years +
    4 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £49.90
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    • Just 80p per book
    This book will be available to pre-order from 6 September onwards. Please note all orders containing this item will be despatched in their entirety from 12 September onwards.

    Written especially for those aged 4 and above, this is a collection of carefully levelled readers starring Peppa Pig and all her friends.

    Throughout the exciting stories, Peppa looks at the little creatures in Grandpa Pig's garden; has some fun sorting and recycling rubbish; and enjoys a day out at the fair.

    Each book has been carefully checked by educational consultants and can be read independently at home or used in a guided reading session at school. Further content includes comprehension puzzles, helpful notes for parents, carers and teachers, and book band information for use in schools.
  • The Worst Witch Collection - 7 Books - Collection - 9780141376301 - Jill Murphy
    WSWT 7 years +
    Jill Murphy
    7 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £41.93
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    • Just £1.00 per book
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    Mildred Hubble is excited to be studying and training at Miss Cackle's Academy for Witches. However, she's not leaving the best impression. She keeps making mistakes like getting spells wrong and crashing her broomstick...

    Despite her clumsy ways, everything is going well and she's enjoying the school but then she manages to turn Ethel, the teacher's pet, into her deadly enemy... throughout the seven books, Mildred also has to deal with a girl called Enid Nightshade who is not as placid as she looks; is turned into a frog; and makes plans to ensure she will not be the worst witch in following years...

    Containing all seven books (complete with refreshed artwork) in the magical series from Jill Murphy, we guarantee your children will want to join Mildred at the Academy and will be left spellbound by all of the adventures in The Worst Witch Collection.
  • Winnie and Wilbur: Spooky Bag of Books Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9780192758620 - Laura Owen & Korky Paul
    WWTT 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £29.94
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    Winnie and Wilbur are two magical characters who get up to all kinds of spooktacular mischief and this bag of books is certain to put a spell on any child who reads them.

    Displayed in an orange Winnie-themed bag, the six books here are written by Laura Owen and follow Winnie's hilarious high jinks as she learns some new spells and goes batty! Each book also features Korky Paul's incredible artwork.

    A much-loved character, the bag makes the books easy to transport so children aged 5 and over can take them on all their broomstick rides.
  • Disney: Magical Story Collection - 30 Books - Collection - 9781474858984
    DMSS 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £17.99
    • RRP £149.70
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    • Just 60p per book
    From Mickey and Minnie Mouse through to fairy tale characters like Peter Pan and the Little Mermaid, as well as the modern Disney-Pixar classics like Brave, Toy Story and Cars, Walt Disney is one of the most reliable names when it comes to entertaining children of all ages.

    This 30-book collection lets readers delve further into the Magical World of Disney. Coming in a magical slipcase, the books here have simple storylines that follow the famous characters as they head off on a series of exciting adventures. With so many books to choose from, there is plenty of choice for reading at bedtime or you could split the collection up and hand them out as party bag treats.

    Whether a child you know loves Snow White, Beauty and the Beast, Dumbo or one of the many other classics featured here, this is an unbeatable collection for any child aged 3 or over who loves Disney - it even includes a storybook of the latest hit, Finding Dory!
  • Eva Ibbotson Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781509840533 - Eva Ibbotson
    EVAB 7 years +
    Eva Ibbotson
    7 years +
    • £7.99
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    • Just £1.60 per book
    This five-book collection from Eva Ibbotson, author of the much-loved Journey to the River Sea, is laced with ghosts, ogres and witches.

    Wonderfully spooky, you'll find the story of Fulton Snodde-Brittle, an evil man who plans to scare his nephew Oliver to death by hiring some truly terrifying ghosts; a castle being bought by an American millionaire who definitely doesn't want the ghostly tenants to stick around; and the tale of a friendly skeleton called Humphrey the Horrible.

    You'll also get to meet the Ogre of Oglefort, a creature who isn't quite what he seems; and Heckie, a witch who can trasnform evil people into harmless animals using her Toe of Transformation and Knuckle of Power. But then her magic starts to get darker...

    With cover illustrations from Claude author Alex T. Smith adding a contemporary feel, these are gentle but haunting reads for children aged 7 and over.
  • Horrid Henry's Loathsome Library Collection - 30 Books - Collection - 9781510102293 - Francesca Simon & Tony Ross
    HHLB 5 years +
    Francesca Simon & Tony Ross
    5 years +
    • £22.99
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    • Just 77p per book
    Horrid Henry's Loathsome Library is a box set featuring every single one of Francesca Simon's stories starring the naughtiest boy in children's books - and so much more!

    Displayed in a keepsake slipcase and with a mammoth 30 books included, this is a brilliant collection to add to any child's bookshelf. Very funny stories that are tremendously re-readable, they follow the lovably naughty Henry as he gets into all kinds of trouble and faces of against his nemesis, Perfect Peter.

    With extra appeal added by the artwork from Little Princess author Tony Ross, the collection also includes joke books and a special Christmas story to accompany the laugh-out-loud novels.
  • Roman Mysteries Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781510102507 - Caroline Lawrence
    RNMY 9 years +
    Caroline Lawrence
    9 years +
    • £11.99
    • RRP £69.90
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    • Just £1.20 per book
    With authentic period detail, these 10 books from Caroline Lawrence are set in Ancient Rome and the mysteries are sure to keep children at with an interest in history guessing and racing through the pages as they discover the answers.

    The stories follow Flavia Gemina, a natural at problem solving, as she teams up with her friends Jonathan, Nubia and Lupus to solve a series of puzzling mysteries.

    Very readable, highly addictive and accessible enough for younger readers to enjoy, these are books children will return to again and again.
  • Secret Breakers Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781444937114 - H.L. Dennis
    SCRT 9 years +
    H.L. Dennis
    9 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £41.94
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    • Just £1.33 per book
    This collection brings together six books in a series that has been described as 'The Da Vinci Code for Kids'.

    When Brodie Bray receives a coded message through the post, her life changes forever. She has been chosen for a secret team who are all trying to solve one of the most complicated codes in the world. It's a task that has been driving people mad for years. However, every time Brodie and her new friends get close to cracking the code, more danger emerges.

    It becomes clear that someone is watching their every move...

    H.L. Dennis' stories bring real, unsolved mysteries into their plots and children will be racing through the stories to discover the solutions.
  • Astrid Lindgren's Noisy Village Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780192747259 - Astrid Lindgren
    ALNV 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £14.97
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    • Just £1.33 per book
    Welcome to Noisy Village - a place where Lisa lives with her brothers and all her friends.

    Written by Astrid Lindgren, the author of Pippi Longstocking and with artwork by Horrid Henry illustrator Tony Ross, these books are brilliant for helping newly independent readers discover the joys of reading 'big' books.

    The children in the books have riotous adventures as they explore the great outdoors and get up to plenty of mischief - they're sure to inspire young readers to have their own fun and read further stories by this most esteemed of children's authors.
  • Violet Mackerel Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781406372182 - Anna Branford
    VMAC 5 years +
    Anna Branford
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £5.99
    • RRP £35.94
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    Violet Mackerel is a young lady with her very own philosophies on life - and she's happy to put them into practice in this six-book collection.

    She lives with her eccentric and creative family and learns to think differently about hobbies - including how to knit, how to make things and how to garden (or not...).
  • Holly Webb Puppy Tales - 10 Books - Collection - 9781847158321 - Holly Webb
    HWPT 5 years +
    Holly Webb
    5 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £49.90
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    Holly Webb is always a popular author with children and this collection includes 10 books focusing on a perennially popular theme - adorable puppies!

    The stories are uplifting and great for children who are just starting to read independently. They have appealing front covers and will be read over and over again.

    There's Max, an Old English Sheepdog puppy who forms a bond with Molly. Max pines for Molly when she's at school so sets off to find her when he spots an open window. But the world is bigger than he expects and soon he's lost; Jess the Border Collie is miserable when Chloe's big brother Will breaks his leg and is in hospital for weeks; and Timmy in Trouble finds a new puppy upsetting a family cat. Can the animals become friends?

    All illustrated by Sophy Williams, these books will inspire and entertain any little animal lovers.
  • Pamela Butchart Set x 5 PB - Collection - 9780857638816 - Pamela Butchart
    PAMB 7 years +
    Pamela Butchart
    7 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £34.95
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    • Just £1.60 per book
    Headteachers who are vampire rats; demon dinner ladies; baby aliens... they all appear in these hilarious school stories from the Blue Peter Award-winning Pamela Butchart.

    Zany, crazy and illustrated by Thomas Flintham, these five books will have children laughing all the way through as Izzy and her friends uncover all sorts of startling secrets. Set in a primary school, their suspicions of the new head are raised when they realise he has his blinds drawn all day. Then he bans garlic bread at lunchtime...

    Matilde is the new girl at school and Izzy has been told to look after her, but then she realises Matilde might just be hiding a secret - a spy secret! There are also some tongue-in-cheek retellings of Shakespeare's plays for children of all ages to enjoy.