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Inspire your little readers with children’s books for kids of all ages - from baby books to young adult books, featuring the world’s most popular children’s authors and illustrators. Whether you’re looking for picture books, fun fiction titles and collections, activity books or reference guides to help with homework, you'll find it in The Book People's exciting selection of kids' books!

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Children's Books : 3 years +

  • Princesses and Fairies Collection - 8 Books

    Product Code: PAFS
    Collection 3 years +
    (3)
    Hand-picked favourites
    This sparkling collection contains eight magical picture book stories from bestselling authors including Julia Donaldson, Rebecca Cobb and Lydia Monks.

    Your children can meet Mimi's Magical Fairy Friends; enjoy a story about a hungry dragon who swallowed a knight; and be left spellbound by the tale of Cinderella's (Not So) Ugly Sisters.
    Format: paperback
    • £5.00
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  • Going to a Stadium

    Rebecca Rissman

    Product Code: CBI2
    Paperback 4 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    This book teaches readers about what field trips are, why people take field trips, and what you can learn from a field trip to a stadium.
    • £1.00
    • RRP £7.99
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  • Santa Stop Here!

    Product Code: SHSN
    Other 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Santa Claus is coming to town - and into your children's bedtime reading!

    It's 24 December (CHRISTMAS EVE!) and everyone is getting so excited for Santa's arrival. Will he have some special treats for you?

    Shaped like a door hanger so the big man knows exactly where to find the stockings, this is a cute and quirky picture book that you'll love sharing with children as we celebrate the most wonderful time of the year...
    • £2.00
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  • Going to a Concert

    Rebecca Rissman

    Product Code: CBC2
    Paperback 4 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    This book teaches readers about what field trips are, why people take field trips, and what you can learn from a field trip to a concert.
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  • Lily's Driftwood Bay: The Sunshine Picnic

    Product Code: LYDB
    Hardback 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    A hugely popular and beautifully animated show on Nick Jr that features the vocal talents of both Stephen Fry and Ardal O'Hanlon, Lily's Driftwood Bay is a place that children would love to visit.

    Encouraging readers to imagine, create, play and have fun, this book features imagery of the popular characters from the show and invites them to join Lily in her imaginary island where adventure and friendship reign supreme.

    In the story, Lily finds some treasure washed up on the beach - where will it take her? This gorgeous book will delight little ones as they help Lily find sea treasure on the sunniest day of the year.
    • £1.00
    • RRP £8.99
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  • Tooth Fairy Gift Set

    Product Code: CT0661
    Other 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    This fun-filled set will help children get through their fears of losing teeth by giving them all they need for the tooth fairy's first visit.

    A huge moment in any child's life, this gift set has everything they need as they await the tooth fairy's visit. From a charming story to certificates and even a rule sheet for having healthy, happy teeth, it's a treat for anyone who has recently lost a tooth.

    Ages 3 plus
    Box size 240 x 275mm
    Contents: tooth fairy story book, door to the fairy kingdom, fairy tooth bag, bottle of fairy dust, tooth fairy certificate, tooth fairy teeth cleaning rule sheet
    • £1.00
    • RRP £12.99
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  • The Pirates Next Door Book & CD

    Jonny Duddle

    Product Code: AFAFC
    Other 3 years +
    Read along with author Jonny Duddle in this audio CD edition. The Jolley-Rogers family are moving to Dull-on-Sea, a quiet seaside town. Stopping to fix their ship, this pirate family get the whole town gossiping. Ignoring the grown-ups' disapproval, Matilda from next door becomes friends with the youngest pirate son. When the Jolley-Rogers leave, the town finds they were wrong to assume the worst - the pirate clan have buried treasure in everyone's gardens (revealed in a stunning double-gatefold). Matilda feels sad until she discovers her own treasure - a very special pen friend.
    • £7.19
    • RRP £7.99
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  • My Very First Rhyme Time: Playtime Rhymes

    Pat-a-Cake

    Product Code: BPOAK
    Hardback Toddlers
    This book of favourite nursery rhymes is perfect for any time that you feel like cuddling up with your little one with a book. Whether you are reading lots of rhymes as part of a bedtime routine, or sharing a just a few of them and doing the actions, this collection of familiar, comforting rhymes is sure to become firm family favourite. Includes favourites such as: Humpty Dumpty, The Wheels on the Bus and Baa Baa Black Sheep
    • £4.89
    • RRP £4.99
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  • The Promise

    Nicola Davies

    Product Code: AMMMV
    Paperback 3 years +
    But she finds she can't have it without promising something in return - to "plant them all". When it turns out the bag is full of acorns, the young thief embarks on a journey that changes her own life and the lives of others for generations to come.

    Inspired by the belief that a relationship with nature is essential to every human being, and that now, more than ever, we need to renew that relationship, The Promise is the story of a magical discovery that will touch the heart and imagination of every reader, young and old. With poignant simplicity, honesty and lyricism, Nicola Davies evokes a powerful vision of a world where people and nature live in harmony.

    And Laura Carlin's delicate illustrations capture a young girl's journey from a harsh, urban reality to the beauty and vitality of a changed world.

    The Promise, written by Nicola Davies and illustrated by Laura Carlin, has been shortlisted for 2015's CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal.
    • £7.59
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  • Frog Hops Off!

    Lydia Monks

    Product Code: BPWCE
    Paperback 3 years +
    Welcome to Twit Twoo School! Meet Frog, Mouse, Mole, Owl, Rabbit and their teacher Miss Hoot at their fun-filled treetop school. Frog just can't sit still - he is always bouncing around and he can't wait to go exploring underground with Miss Hoot and all his friends. But when Frog hops off on his own, he soon realises he doesn't know the way back again . . . Frog Hops Off! is a warm and funny adventure story with a gentle message about listening, perfect for preschool readers. With a cast of adorable animal characters and bright, bold, distinctive illustrations from the award-winning Lydia Monks, illustrator of the bestselling What the Ladybird Heard series, the Twit Twoo School series is sure to delight young children.
    • £6.89
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  • Glitter!

    Stella J. Jones

    Product Code: AYEBA
    Hardback 3 years +
    Gloria the rhino LOVES glitter. It's her favourite colour (even though everyone knows glitter isn't a real colour). Everywhere Gloria goes, she leaves a little bit of glittery happiness behind her. But BEWARE! Once glitter gets out of the pot, it goes EVERYWHERE! Uh-oh! This hilarious new book from Stella J Jones (The Very Grumpy Day) and Judi Abbot (Train!) is a sparkly celebration of glitter and the little ones who love it. With glorious glitter on every page, children won't be able to resist reading this fabulous story again and again!
    • £9.89
    • RRP £10.99
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  • I Love You (Nearly Always)

    Anna Llenas

    Product Code: AWYEP
    Hardback Toddlers
    Roly is a woodlouse and Rita is a firefly. They are very different, but this is why they like each other. Then, one day, Rita thinks Roly's suit is too hard and Roly thinks Rita shines too brightly. Suddenly being different seems very difficult. This wonderful pop-up book from the author of The Colour Monster is a celebration of friendship and differences.
    • £14.89
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  • Farmer Duck

    Martin Waddell

    Product Code: AUTMM
    Paperback 3 years +
    "Marvellously expressive pictures and a satisfying text make this the outstanding picture book of the year" The Sunday Times A stunning 25th anniversary edition of a modern classic from two of the most celebrated picture book creators of all time - Owl Babies author, Martin Waddell, and Bear Hunt illustrator, Helen Oxenbury - this is a story of farmyard friendship and justice. Highly commended for the Kate Greenaway Medal and the winner of a British Book Award, this is a beautiful edition to share and treasure with a foreword and gorgeous gold foil on the cover and spine.
    • £6.89
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  • Are You the Pirate Captain?

    Gareth P. Jones

    Product Code: AUOCC
    Paperback 3 years +
    First mate Hugh has got the whole crew and the pirate ship ready, but they can't set sail until they find a captain! Come on this salty adventure as Hugh and his scurvy sea dogs try to find the perfect pirate for the job. Rather than a peg leg or a hook, it turns out what their captain needs is the brains to lead!
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  • Going to Nursery

    Laurence Anholt

    Product Code: AMQGO
    Paperback 3 years +
    Too little to go to school, too big to stay at home all day, Anna is off to nursery for the first time. Tom is new too, and together they discover how much fun it can be! Young children and adults alike will enjoy sharing and talking about this much-loved classic picture book, with its delightful and amusing insight into the joys and trepidations of starting nursery.
    • £6.89
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  • Horrid Henry's Wedding

    Francesca Simon

    Product Code: AJPDH
    Paperback 3 years +
    In author Francesca Simon and illustrator Tony Ross' Horrid Henry's Wedding, Henry goes to a very horrid wedding.

    Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your reading journey.

    Prissy Polly is getting married to Pimply Paul, and Henry and Peter have to be pageboys. In green satin knickerbockers. Ugh. Wormy worm Peter can't wait, of course. But Henry decides that if he has to be part of it, he can at least make sure that this is the most horrible wedding... ever.
    • £4.89
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  • Big and Small

    Britta Teckentrup

    Product Code: AHWRQ
    Board Toddlers
    This beautiful board book introduces first vocabulary about nature with appealing, textured illustrations that compare the itty-bitty things we see in nature, like acorns and raindrops, with great big wonders like trees and rainbows.
    • £4.89
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  • The Wheels on the Bus Go Round and Round

    Annie Kubler

    Product Code: ADBGX
    Paperback Toddlers
    Bouncy illustrations, innovative die cutting and popular rhymes make Books with Holes a must for every child. Available in three formats, suitable for babies, toddlers, pre-schoolers and the nursery or classroom.
    • £5.89
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The Book People’s hand-picked children’s books will inspire a lifelong love of reading in budding book lovers.

Books for all ages and interests

Whatever your kids are interested in - whether it’s colouring books, short stories for kids, pop-up books, enthralling adventures or fantastic non-fiction - we’re sure to have children’s books they’ll love.

Learn, laugh and have lots of fun!

Our hand-picked selection features engaging educational books, from their first days learning sums and spelling, right through to their GCSEs and A levels. Discover a range of brilliant maths books, English books, science books, dictionaries and more, sure to help your kids excel at school.

From fun lift-the-flaps to riveting teen reads

Our baby books and books for toddlers make a wonderful start to the reading journey. Little ones will love lifting flaps, exploring pop-up books, perusing bright pictures and getting stuck into interactive books. Our books for kids are sure to maintain their love of reading throughout their childhood years - including, of course, the magical Harry Potter books - and Disney books will ensure they’re book lovers for life. Explore our children’s books and find a new favourite read today.

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  • Homework help
  • Children's film and TV
  • Children's reference books
  • Early years books

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