Children's Books

5 years +

  • CN0218 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Dishwasher- and microwave safe, this is a massive mug for people with a huge love of Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake, The BFG and their daily brew.

    With iconic artwork of The BFG and Sophie wrapped around the mug, there is the classic quote that 'Frobscottle is sweet and jumbly' - where better to put your drinks? It's so huge that it will keep you happily drinking nice cups of tea or coffee all night.

    Box dimensions: 130 x 160mm, Mug Dimensions: 125 x 160mm
  • USCH 5 years +
    Lucy Bowman
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Any child who wants to become a King or Queen at playing chess will find the activities and puzzles in this Usborne book incredibly useful.

    An interactive approach to learning how to play this sometimes tricky game, the book will help children understand about it and enhance their problem-solving skills.

    There are also hints and tips to help children sharpen up their chess skills and advice on the best ways to think strategically and tactically. With illustrations on every page, there are also stickers to help children visualise the rules and logistics of chess.
  • Collins Easy Learning Quick Quizzes Age 5-7 Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780007961436
    CQQF 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.90
    • Save £29.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Full of fun and engaging quizzes, this 10-book collection will help children learn a number of key skills.

    Covering phonics, spelling and grammar and punctuation so that children can hone their English skills; and addition and subtraction, multiplication and division, times tables, fractions and telling the time so that they can master maths, the books provide a fun way of learning.

    The books have simple, clear layouts with colourful illustrations and handy hints to help children through the quizzes.
  • Ladybird: Key Words Collection - 36 Books - Collection - 9780723296782
    LKWC 4 years +
    4 years +
    (4)
    • £29.99
    • RRP £107.64
    • Save £77.65
    • Just 83.00p per book
    With three books each spread across one of 12 different reading levels, Key Words with Peter and Jane uses some of the most frequent words in the English language as a starting point for learning to read successfully and confidently.

    Series A introduces new words, Series B provides further practice of these words and then Series C links reading with writing and phonics. All the words introduced in Series A and B are then reinforced in Series C.

    Scientifically researched and world renowned, the books follow Peter and Jane as they explore and have adventures. The traditional Ladybird style of artwork makes these great for parents to read along with children, too.
  • Star Wars Readers Collection - 15 Books - Collection - 9780241289020
    SWRF 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £14.99
    • RRP £74.85
    • Save £59.86
    • Just £1.00 per book
    These out-of-these-world books will help your little Jedi learn how to read with characters from the Star Wars universe?

    As it moves up through the reading levels 1 to 3, this 15-book collection will answer a new Star Wars fan's questions including 'What is a Wookiee?' and introduce the likes of C-3PO, Han Solo and Darth Vader.

    15 book collection covers reading levels 1-3.
  • Jeremy Strong: My Brother's Famous Bottom Collection - 7 Books - Collection - 9780141376158 - Jeremy Strong
    JMST 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £41.93
    • Save £33.94
    • Just £1.14 per book
    Children will be laughing their socks off as they work their way through the books featured in the hilarious My Brother's Famous Bottom series from Jeremy Strong.

    With seven books of silliness to enjoy, we reckon you might be laughing at these just as much as the kids. It all starts when the twins Cheese and Tomato are born and Nicholas' family decide they need to make more money. Dad has a brainwave - nappies! When the twins audition for a nappy advert, Cheese's bottom is accidentally broadcast on the news... what follows is a national tour and chaos involving giant babies and goats on motorbikes!

    After this, things get crazier still. The whole family head off on a camping trip; the eggs they're hatching for the school's Easter fair are going missing; and Nicholas' bottom might just save Christmas...
  • BRKS 5 years +
    Warren Elsmore
    5 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Prepare for lift-off with over 20 LEGO brick projects that are out of this world.

    With visual, step-by-step instructions (just like you get with your LEGO models) throughout, this book will show you how to make amazing LEGO spacecraft, planets and many more intergalactic delights.

    Each project also has facts and information alongside it, helping children understand more about space travel and the universe.
  • PG0231 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.00
    • RRP £12.99
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    Children will love heading to the village of Greendale and joining Postman Pat, Jess and all their friends in this treasury of seven stories.

    The funny stories find Pat having to deal with everything from bouncy castles to runaway cows and pesky parrots. They're sure to delight any fan of the long-running show.

    Just like the man himself, they all deliver the goods.
  • CCSA 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    With 300 stickers and a hands-on approach to learning, this book will tell children what's inside their computers and how their apps and games are made.

    It also explains how simple instructions tell a computer what to do and describes the basics of coding in a very accessible way. It's a great book for schoolchildren who are learning about IT and it encourages them to discover the fact-packed world of technology.

    It even features fun activities, puzzles and mazes to complete.
  • FSOI 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £4.99
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    With over 150 stickers, this Usborne book will introduce children aged 5 and over to the eye-boggling joy of optical illusions.

    There are mysterious movements, shifting shapes and wobbling arrows that will be created when the stickers are stuck on the pages to complete the images. The book also provides scientific explanations for why each illusion happens.

    Ideal for learning about sight and vision, this book can also help children develop their hand-eye coordination skills.
  • Kids Get Coding Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781526303103
    KGCO 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £31.96
    • Save £26.97
    • Just £1.25 per book
    This handy collection will help children at Key Stage 2 level hone their IT skills and learn all about coding, the internet, digital devices and online safety.

    Highly accessible, the books provide children with online and offline activities to help them get to grips with this most important of concepts. A hands-on resource, the collection is sure to be referred to again and again during a child's school years. The books will come in very handy for coding homework!

    The books are introduced by the friendly character, Data Duck. A programming mastermind, he has all the knowledge, hints and tips your children will need as they become cracking successes at coding.
  • Letts Wild About: Ages 3-5 Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9780007953486
    LTWA 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £19.95
    • Save £13.96
    • Just £1.20 per book
    Covering the topics of numbers, counting, writing, the alphabet and phonics, these activity-filled workbooks from Letts all feature amazing animals and will help children aged between 3 and 5 get to grips with English and Maths.

    Supporting the Early Years Curriculum, the books have accessible activities which allow children to practise key numeracy and literacy skills, while also exploring the world of animals through weird and wonderful facts.
  • SUG2 5 years +
    Michael Morpurgo MBE
    5 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £5.99
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    Part of the Little Gems series of Michael Morpurgo books, Snug tells the poignant story of Lisa and her beloved cat.

    Everywhere Lisa goes, her cat Snug follows. But as he grows older, he spends more time away from home and one night he comes home all beaten up - and then he disappears.

    Especially designed for those who struggle with reading (including dyslexic children), this is an illustrated story about animals and friendship from the former Children's Laureate and author of War Horse and Private Peaceful.
  • MBPL 5 years +
    Rob Lloyd Jones
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £9.00
    The Big Picture Book of London will show children what they can expect to see on their next visit to the famous city.

    Created by the experts at Usborne, the beautifully illustrated book is ideal for both kids who are looking to visit England's capital and those who already live in the vibrant city. Many of the landmarks are accompanied by fascinating facts.

    The book is packed with information about the sights they'll see and where to find them including Buckingham Palace, the Olympic Stadium and the Royal Albert Hall. The middle pages even include a fold-out view of the River Thames.
  • How to Be... Readers Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781785987816
    HTBR 4 years +
    4 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £19.96
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    • Just £1.25 per book
    With iron-on badges for each one, these four books will teach children all about four different lines of work.

    Whether they want to learn what policemen do or dream of heading into space, the books are very accessible and explain facts with the help of both photographs and illustrations. There are also books dedicated to fearless firefighters and brilliant doctors.

    As well as being full of information about each job, the books feature activities that will further aid learning and help build literacy skills.
  • AMNIH 4 years +
    4 years +
    • £4.79
    • RRP £5.99
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    When it comes to scrambling, Peter T. Hooper isn't content with just any old egg! He uses something extra special for his super-dee-dooper dishes! Ranked among the UK's top ten favourite children's authors, Seuss is firmly established as a global best-seller. The four classic favourites on this exclusive CD are: Scrambled Eggs Super! Horton Hatches the Egg The Sneetches Oh Say Can You Say Specially composed music, wacky sound effects and Miranda Richardson's inimitable voice combine to bring these zany stories to life.
  • BCEN 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Profiling more than 200 of Batman's friends and foes that walk the streets of Gotham City, this Character Encyclopedia is full of comic book art, facts and stats.

    From his allies including Robin and Alfred Pennyworth to vicious villains like the Joker and the Penguin and even lesser-known characters including Robin's pet Bat-Cow, each character has their own page illustrated with up-to-date information and a stunning illustration from DC Comics.

    A must for children and adults who are excited about seeing the Dark Knight face up to the Man of Steel in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.
  • Perfectly Poppy Collection - 8 Books - Collection - 9781782027409 - Michelle Jakubowski
    PERF 5 years +
    Michelle Jakubowski
    5 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £35.92
    • Save £28.93
    • Just 87.00p per book
    Fans of Katie Morag will love following the stories of the loveable Poppy as she has all kinds of first experiences and exciting adventures in these fun-filled stories.

    Poppy has outgrown her bike but when Dad brings home a new one, she's worried it's too big and doesn't want to ride it. Can anyone, or anything, change her mind? She also heads to the beach on holiday, but it's not the dream she'd been hoping for - the sand is hot, the water's cold and the wind is, well... windy!

    She also starts playing football but doesn't want to practise. After a bad match, she wonders if it's worth the effort; she also welcomes a new puppy into the family but isn't too happy about the extra work a puppy brings.
  • Reading Together: Fairy Tale Phonics Collection plus Poster - 8 Books - Collection - 9781786171559
    RTFT 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £9.99
    • RRP £47.92
    • Save £37.93
    • Just £1.25 per book
    With familiar fairy tales, this eight-book collection is perfect for children to share with their parents as they begin to learn about phonics.

    Including Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella and Puss in Boots, the fairy tales have been carefully retold to help children develop their decoding skills and link different letters to distinct sounds.There are also sounding out and word-building activities to partake in.

    All the books come with 70 reusable stickers and there's even a poster which features all 44 sounds that are practised in the books. There are also helpful hints for grown-ups on what sounds they should focus on while they read, scattered throughout the books.

    Poster dimensions: 550 x 645mm.
  • JAGO 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £9.00
    Embark on a brick-filled adventure with the LEGO Ninjago Minifigures!

    A huge encyclopedia that comes with an exclusive Minifigure of Jay, this book contains profiles of all the brave ninjas including Nindroids and Sky Pirates.

    These profiles include facts about the characters' powers, weapons and vehicles and will help Ninjago fans of all ages unveil the secrets of the Masters of Spinjitzu.
  • AAVJL 5 years +
    Teri Gower
    5 years +
    (2)
    • £11.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £3.00
    This is a bumper, fun-packed puzzle book bursting with over 8,000 things to spot. It combines "1001 Monster Things to Spot", "1001 Wizard Things to Spot", "1001 Things to Spot in Fairyland", "1001 Pirate Things to Spot", "1001 Things to Spot in the Sea", "1001 Bugs to Spot", "1001 Things to Spot on the Farm" and "1001 Things to Spot in the Town". Bright, busy scenes provide plenty of material for both readers and pre-readers to talk about. Simple text and eye-catching illustrations combine to help children develop skills in reading, counting, matching and identification.
  • Katie Morag: Colour Readers Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781782957195 - Mairi Hedderwick
    KRAG 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.90
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    This collection of colour first readers will take you to the Isle of Struay, a beautiful place where Katie Morag lives...

    With 10 of Mairi Hedderwick's stories to read through, all of which have been adapted from picture books into colour readers, this is a great collection to inspire a love of reading in children aged 5 and over.

    Katie attends a wedding; puts on her dancing shoes and joins a class; and decides to start delivering the mail. These are gentle stories that children will want to return to again and again.
  • Oxford Reading Tree: Chucklers Fun Fiction Collection - 14 Books - Collection - 9780192744197 - Jeremy Strong et al
    ORTC 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £83.86
    • Save £73.87
    • Just 71.00p per book
    This 14-book collection of Chucklers Fan Fiction will make children laugh their socks off!

    All edited by popular author Jeremy Strong, the books cover the Oxford Reading Levels 8-14 (coloured book band levels are also included) and are full of funny tales.

    There's the story of Roxanne and the Fairy Godbrother; a supersonic hamster; and a tale of some absolutely awful adults.
  • KD9194 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £5.00
    Containing over 200 pages of Disney magic, this is a great gift for any fan of the famous princesses.

    With the likes of Ariel, Tiana, Belle, Rapunzel and Snow White all featuring, there are four royal stories to enjoy and plenty of activities to enjoy. The book comes complete with over 100 stickers and there are also pages just waiting to be coloured in.

    At this sparkling price, it's a must for any Disney fan.