Novelty Books

Lift-The-Flap & Pop-Up Books

  • OTDE 7 years +
    Emily Hawkins
    7 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    The Discovery Express is arriving at your destination... all aboard!

    It's 1937 and a professor on the verge of an important discovery has disappeared. Can your children solve the clues and track down this missing scientist? Along the way, they'll learn about the history of transport, meet incredible engineers and even unveil the design of the world's first jet engine.

    With plenty of flaps to lift and graphic novel-style illustrations, this adventure will spark the imagination of aspiring scientists and engineers! It also provides an enticing introduction to the history of transport.
  • ABPU 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £10.99
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    Written by Patricia Hegarty and illustrated by Maddie Frost, Alfie and Bet's ABC is the perfect starting point for children who are learning their ABCs.

    Written in rhyming text and with pop-up letters of the alphabet on every page, this book is appealing and engaging. It follows alligator Alfie and bear Bet as they try to decide their favourite letter of the alphabet.

    To help them make this decision, they'll have to embark on a colourful journey...
  • LFCC 7 years +
    Rosie Dickins
    7 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Making them easy to understand, this lift-the-flap book from Usborne will tell children everything they could ever want to know about computers and coding.

    As they lift each flap, children will be able to see what goes on inside a computer - from how a keyboard works to how they use memory to turn tiny dots known as pixels into stunning pictures.

    Wonderfully straightforward and making complex themes accessible for children (and adults!) aged 7 and over, this book has puzzles to try, useful words to learn and quirky facts to devour!
  • EMN2 Babies
    Roger Priddy
    Babies
    • £4.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    This bright and bold board book focuses on the emergency services and the good work they do in Playtown!

    Always busy and working hard to keep the people safe, the detailed artwork has plenty of things for children to spot as they learn about emergency services including firefighters, police and rescue crews and where they work, what they do and the vehicles and equipment they use.

    There are also flaps to lift to reveal more information and two gatefold pages to show what goes on inside Playtown's busy hospital.
  • OTO2 Toddlers
    Roger Priddy
    Toddlers
    (2)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    At Red House we know that many children, no matter how young, are constantly On the Go and this board book will delight them as they get to learn more about all sorts of fascinating vehicles.

    From a Fishing Boat to a Rescue Helicopter and an Ice Cream Van, the book will teach little ones all sorts of facts about vehicles that can drive, sail and fly! With bright and bold illustrations and chunky tabbed pages too, the book will soon be baby's favourite.
  • FSO2 Babies
    Julia Donaldson
    Babies
    • £2.99
    • RRP £5.99
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    Tales from Acorn Wood: Fox's Socks is a fun, lift-the-flap book written by former Children's Laureate Julia Donaldson.

    The story is a wild rhyming romp that your toddler will love. With stylish illustrations from Axel Scheffler, and a clueless fox who requires some help finding his socks, this book is lots of fun to read aloud.

    Bright and full of interest, Fox's Socks will appeal to little ones from 2+.
  • AGO2 Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £2.00
    • RRP £4.99
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    Glendragon has been overrun by dragons, and it's up to Mike the Knight and his friends to protect the villagers before it's too late. Dragons on the Loose is an interactive picture book where little ones will enjoy pushing the tab to discover who they can find on every page as they help Mike in this exciting mission. With 10 pop-out surprises, this is a fantastic book sure to appeal to fans of the popular CBeebies series!
  • ODR2 Toddlers
    Rod Campbell
    Toddlers
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £5.99
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    From Rod Campbell, the author of Dear Zoo, Oh Dear! has been a firm favourite with toddlers and parents since it was first published over 30 years ago.

    It tells the story of Buster, who's gone to stay with his grandma on the farm. He needs to find some eggs for breakfast, but when he ends up in the stable, he realises he's in the wrong place. Toddlers will love lifting the flaps as they turn the pages and follow Buster all around the farm.

    With its interactive approach, bright artwork, simple text and chunky pages, this is a brilliantly sturdy and fun book for any child who loves the animals of the farm.
  • RAP2
    Julia Donaldson
    • £3.99
    • RRP £5.99
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    Toddlers will love heading over to Acorn Wood in this romping, rhyming riot of a book that finds Rabbit unable to get to sleep. With its familiar themes, we reckon Rabbit's Nap will quickly become a bedtime favourite for all the family.

    From Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, the award-winning author-and-illustrator team behind the Gruffalo, this anniversary edition lift-the-flap board book is full of funny, rhyming text.

    Children will love seeing who is responsible for each noise that is keeping Rabbit awake by lifting the flaps. The handy size makes this a book ideal for taking away on long journeys as well.
  • AEBIS 6 years +
    Rob Lloyd Jones
    6 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Take a journey back in time to the glory days of Ancient Egypt, when pharaohs ruled, the pyramids were built and the mighty Nile was the source of all life. This book contains fascinating information such as how Egyptians worshipped their Gods, buried their dead and built the pyramids, as well as amazing details about day-to-day life. With over 50 embedded flaps to lift, this book is not only informative but interactive, making it an accessible and engaging way for children to learn about life in Ancient Egypt. It is intricately illustrated by David Hancock.
  • AEUWQ 5 years +
    Louie Stowell
    5 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    This is a wonderful flap book introducing children to the way their own bodies work in a fun and informative way. It is a new, smaller format of the "Look Inside" series, perfect for little fingers. It is full of surprises to keep enquiring minds entertained, including flaps beneath flaps and a cheeky peek inside a toilet cubicle. Young readers' minds will boggle as they learn about how their brains work, what happens when they eat, how their lungs use oxygen and much more.
  • AGBYD 5 years +
    Rob Lloyd Jones
    5 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Full of unusual equipment, strange machines and - of course - lots of planes, children are fascinated by airports.

    This book can help young kids find out more about how an airport works - from checking in to how the suitcase ends up on the plane. With flaps to lift and colourful illustrations throughout, this is a richly informative book.
  • AJBBS 5 years +
    Anna Milbourne
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £6.39
    • RRP £7.99
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    Peep into nests and inside burrows to see baby animals and where they live in this flap book for young children. A brilliant introduction to an amazing variety of animal homes, including nests, warrens, hives, dens and dams.
  • ALHMH 3 years +
    Anna Milbourne
    3 years +
    • £6.39
    • RRP £7.99
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    A very simple non-fiction, lift-the-flap book for small children, packed with holes to peep through, flaps to peep beneath and snippets of factual information about what happens when night falls.
  • ALKSM 5 years +
    Emily Bone
    5 years +
    (4)
    • £7.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Trains hold a fascination for just about everybody and this lift-the-flap history of locomotion tells it all from Stephenson's Rocket to the bullet trains of today. You can lift the flaps to explore all kinds of exciting trains, from a luxury steam train fit for a queen to super-fast trains that run on magnets, trains that can climb up mountains, and lots, lots more. Part of a collectable series of interactive information books.
  • AMWZV 5 years +
    Anna Milbourne
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £6.39
    • RRP £7.99
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    A sunny garden hums, buzzes, creeps and crawls with life. Lift the flaps and peep through the delicate laser-cut holes to discover a whole host of butterflies, birds and bees, caterpillars, squirrels, frogs and other garden wildlife. A delightful information book for the very young.
  • APNAE 5 years +
    Minna Lacey
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £7.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    This is a brand new title in the innovative "See Inside" series, putting the often intimidating world of mathematics into simple, easy-to-follow language and showing how maths fits into readers' everyday life. It introduces mathematical concepts in the simplest of terms from basic addition and subtraction, through multiplication and division to square roots and algebra. As well as over 50 embedded flaps to lift, each page includes a host of puzzles and games for readers to test their newfound maths skills on, making the book an interactive and informative experience. It is illustrated in a fun and accessible style by Colin King.
  • AMWZU 5 years +
    Alex Frith
    5 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    From traditional steam trains to super-fast bullet trains, this fact-filled information book allows children to look inside locomotives and find out how they work. Young readers can lift-the-flaps to discover fun facts and find out about the history of train travel.
  • AOXZG 5 years +
    Anna Milbourne
    5 years +
    • £5.59
    • RRP £7.99
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    This simple non-fiction book for very young children is filled with facts about dinosaurs. Little children can lift the flaps and peep through the holes in the pages to find out where dinosaurs lived, what they ate and what happened to them.
  • ARAQS
    • £4.79
    • RRP £5.99
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    Winnie-the-Pooh's World Pocket Pop-Up takes readers on a journey to the real life places that inspired the classic A. A. Milne stories. Go to Pooh Sticks Bridge, Harrods and London Zoo, and also re-visit key moments from Winnie-the-Pooh and House at Pooh Corner. With nine beautiful pop-up illustrations by Mark Burgess in a gift slipcase, this pocket pop-up is perfect for fans of all ages.
  • ASQFI
    Ian Whybrow
    • £4.79
    • RRP £5.99
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    Bedtime isn't bedtime without your favourite bear - and Tom's bear is on his way! Follow Bear on his adventures as he finds his way back to Tom, from cycling through the jungle with a tiger to hitching a lift with a sheep on a jeep. This fun board book features a laugh-out-loud text full of witty rhymes and silly scenarios from Ian Whybrow, and illustrations by Axel Scheffler, illustrator of The Gruffalo, that are bursting with funny details, The Bedtime Bear is a bedtime book with a difference - and there's a flap to lift on every page, so children can join in the fun! Also from Axel Scheffler and Ian Whybrow: The Tickle Book and The Christmas Bear.
  • AAGYK 5 years +
    Lewis Carroll
    5 years +
    • £19.89
    • RRP £19.99
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    Building on his reputation as one of the most innovative paper-engineers working in children's books, Robert Sabuda dazzles us with his reworking of Alice in Wonderland. The book consists of 7 spreads with breathtaking super-size pop-ups and additional pop-ups contained within mini story books. Special effects include printed foil, acetate pull-tab scenes and on the first spread a peep show of Alice falling into Wonderland.
  • AETDF 3 years +
    Eric Carle
    3 years +
    • £6.39
    • RRP £7.99
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    Well known for his colourful classic, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Eric Carle has also created this appealing picture book about the importance of sharing. When the bad-tempered ladybird picks a fight with a whale, he's definitely bitten off more than he can chew and he quickly learns his lesson about kindness and sharing. The Bad-tempered Ladybird is a perfect bedtime story for toddlers who find sharing a struggle!
  • AEZYG 5 years +
    Rob Lloyd Jones
    5 years +
    (2)
    • £7.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    This is a great fun flap book packed with interesting information about space, and the amazing things that float through it - stars, moons, comets, and the planets of our solar system. Each double-page spread has a stunning colour illustration, and several flaps to lift to find out more about what's going on in the scene - such as what goes on inside the International Space Station, how astronauts visited the Moon and what they did there, as well as the history of astronomy, from Galileo to the Hubble Space Telescope.