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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 : 5 years +

  • Rev-Up Racers: Puggy Buggies

    Product Code: RRPB
    Other 6 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    A barking brilliant book!

    Have fun making the buggies, and then race, colour and puzzle your way through the pug-packed activity book.

    Contents: Foam pieces, 2 Rev-up racers, Certificate, Activity book.
    • £4.00
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  • First Words Age 3-5 Wipe Clean Activity Book

    Collins Easy Learning

    Product Code: BLMNJ
    Other 3 years +
    Introduce young learners to writing with this fun and engaging wipe-clean activity book. * Lots of practice opportunities to help children learn how to write first words.* Wipe-clean pages and pen so that children can try the activities again and again.* Colourful, motivating activities to help boost confidence.
    • £4.49
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  • Oh Dear! 35th Anniversary Edition

    Rod Campbell

    Product Code: BMTUB
    Other Toddlers
    (1)
    Rod Campbell, the creator of the preschool lift-the-flap classic Dear Zoo, has been a trusted name in early learning for over thirty-five years, and Oh Dear! has been a firm favourite with toddlers and parents alike since it was first published in 1983.Buster's staying with Grandma on the farm. But where will he find the eggs for breakfast? Not in the stable - oh dear! Young children will love lifting the flaps as they turn the pages and follow Buster around the farm. With bright, bold artwork, simple, catchy text and a whole host of favourite farm animals, Oh Dear! is a classic story to come back to again and again, and the thick board pages, chunky cased cover and sturdy flaps make it great for small hands.
    • £6.49
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  • Usborne Fingerprint Activities

    Fiona Watt

    Product Code: AMWZS
    Other 5 years +
    (1)
    This finger-printing book includes simple, step-by-step instructions for lots of pictures and scenes to create using only fingerprints, and a multi-coloured ink pad is attached to the side of the book, so no extra materials are required. Encourages creativity and manual dexterity.
    • £9.49
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  • Nursery Rhymes Audio

    Debi Gliori

    Product Code: AAJBG
    Other 4 years +
    (3)
    Get singing. Listen to the 60-minute CD that contains all fifty rhymes from the book, and have great fun singing along with your child as you follow the words on the page together. Beautifully illustrated with a sprinkle of magic so you can enjoy all your favourite rhymes from "Little Miss Muffet", "Hickory Dickory Dock" to "Ring Around the Rosy" and "Old Mother Hubbard". It is great for sharing at any time of day.
    • £8.09
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  • High Frequency Words Flashcards

    Collins Easy Learning

    Product Code: BMHAB
    Other 4 years +
    Introduce young learners to the first 100 high frequency words taught at school. These educational flashcards are a fun and easy way to help build confidence with reading at home. * help your child to practise high frequency words* build confidence with learning to read and spell* support your child's learning at home High frequency words are words that appear very often in written texts. They are a mixture of decodable words (words that can be sounded out) and tricky words (that have to be learned and recognised by sight). Includes:* 100 high frequency words* each card contains the word and the word in a simple phrase* ideas for fun games to play with the cards* helpful guidance for parents
    • £6.29
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  • Usborne: Peep Inside the Garden

    Anna Milbourne

    Product Code: AMWZV
    Other 5 years +
    (1)
    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.
    • £7.19
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  • Read with Oxford: Stages 2-4: Biff, Chip and Kipper: Fun With Words Flashcards

    Roderick Hunt

    Product Code: BPPAM
    Other 5 years +
    (1)
    Read with Oxford Biff, Chip and Kipper Fun with Words flashcards are a fun way for children to practise essential high-frequency words at home. Created by reading experts, they complement how your child is starting to read at school. Read with Oxford offers an exciting range of carefully levelled resources to build your child's reading confidence.
    • £6.29
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  • My First Classical Music Book

    Genevieve Helsby

    Product Code: AAKTQ
    Other 5 years +
    This is a delightfully colourful introduction to classical music, aimed to fire the imagination of young children aged 5-7 years. Readers are asked to think about the different places in which we might hear music, whether it is in a concert hall, or just on television. They are then introduced to a selection of famous composers including Mozart and Beethoven, and learn about each of the musical instrument families, from woodwind to percussion. Throughout the book children are referred to the accompanying CD so that they can hear examples as they read. Music on the CD includes Mozart's "Magic Flute", Williams' "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone", Saint-Saens' "Carnival of the Animals", Holst's "Planets", Stravinsky's "Petrushka" and Prokofiev's "Peter and the Wolf".
    • £7.69
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  • Lift-the-Flap Questions and Answers About Space

    Katie Daynes

    Product Code: ATGXJ
    Other 3 years +
    (1)
    This is an interactive book from Usborne, with over 60 flaps revealing answers to all kinds of questions about space.

    Children can lift the flaps to discover 'What's a cosmonaut?' to 'Where have people visited in space?', 'Why can't I see stars in the daytime?' and so much more.
    • £9.49
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  • The Tiger Who Came to Tea

    Judith Kerr

    Product Code: AABIG
    Other 3 years +
    READ BY GERALDINE MCEWAN. This classic story has been loved by millions of children since it was first published over 30 years ago. READ BY GERALDINE MCEWAN. The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be? What they certainly don't expect to see at the door is a big furry, stripy tiger! This modern classic picture book is perfect for reading aloud, or for small children to read to themselves time and again. All artwork has been re-originated and a fresh design approach has been used for this reformatted edition. CD: Track 1: The Tiger who came to tea with sound effects and additional material created for this audio by Judith Kerr Track 2: The Tiger who came to tea toned for read-along
    • £8.89
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  • Pirate Pete's Potty

    Ladybird

    Product Code: AAJVJ
    Other 3 years +
    (1)

    Pirate Pete's Potty is a fun book to share with toddlers who are ready to move on from nappies to the potty. With a clever interactive button to press to hear a cheer, you can show little ones what to expect when they wave goodbye to nappies and learn to use the potty. Charming illustrations and simple, reassuring text are perfect for introducing potty training in a fun way.

    • £6.29
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  • Upper Case Letters Age 3-5 Wipe Clean Activity Book

    Collins Easy Learning

    Product Code: AXHTJ
    Other 3 years +
    Introduce young learners to upper case letters with this fun and engaging wipe-clean activity book. - Lots of practice opportunities to help children learn how to write letters. - Wipe-clean pages and pen so that children can try the activities again and again. - Colourful, motivating activities to help boost confidence.
    • £4.49
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  • 365 Science Activities

    Product Code: APNBA
    Other 5 years +
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    Explore science in a fun new way, with a different activity or experiment for every day of the year. Hands-on science to fascinate children, with often surprising results. Will inspire the scientists of the future. Further resources are available online via the Usborne Quicklinks website.
    • £11.69
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  • Very First Words at Home

    Felicity Brooks

    Product Code: APOUI
    Other 5 years +
    An attractive first word book, with lots of familiar things to spot and talk about. Helps to build young children's vocabularly and the essential acquisition of language skills. Part of a great-value collection of essential books - which every child should have.
    • £5.39
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  • See Inside the World of Dinosaurs

    Alex Frith

    Product Code: AEAXL
    Other 6 years +

    Packed with fascinating facts and over 50 lift-the-flap features, Usborne's See Inside the World of Dinosaurs is an amazing introduction to how the great creatures lived. The detailed illustrations and bite-sized chunks of information will appeal to all dinosaur-crazy youngsters.

    • £8.99
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  • 100 Things for Little Children to Do on a Journey

    Catriona Clarke

    Product Code: AEAVS
    Other 5 years +
    This title features a brand new set of cards containing simple activities to keep little children busy on long journeys. It includes games such as noughts and crosses, as well as puzzles and quizzes using objects which can be found inside the vehicle or in the surrounding scenery. The cards are wipe clean and the pack includes a special pen with which to write the answers on the cards, making the pack entirely self contained and easily portable. The cards are robust and durable, ensuring repeated use.
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  • Princess Polly's Potty

    Ladybird

    Product Code: AAJVI
    Other 3 years +

    Pretty illustrations and an interactive noisy button give Princess Polly's Potty lots of toddler appeal. The reassuring message and simple story will encourage your little one to get the idea of moving on from nappies and help her understand what's involved. She'll have lots of fun pressing the cheer noisy button as you turn each page and if she's ready for the potty, this is a brilliant book to share!

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  • Times Tables Flashcards

    Collins Easy Learning

    Product Code: BMHDF
    Other 5 years +
    Help your child to learn and practise times tables taught at school. Covering all the times tables from 2 to12, these educational flashcards are a fun and easy way to help build confidence at home. * help your child to practise times tables* build confidence* support your child's learning at home Includes:* times tables from 2 to 12, with questions on one side and the answers on the back* ideas for fun games to play with the cards* helpful guidance for parents
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  • Lift-the-flap Questions and Answers about Long Ago

    Katie Daynes

    Product Code: BLFBD
    Other 5 years +
    This is an interactive book from Usborne, with over 60 flaps revealing answers to all kinds of questions about our past.

    Children can lift the flaps to discover 'Who built the pyramids?' to 'What did pirates do?' and so much more.
    • £9.09
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  • The Phonics Handbook

    Susan M. Lloyd

    Product Code: AAMOO
    Other 5 years +
    The Phonics Handbook is a comprehensive resource for teaching reading and writing.

    The Phonics Handbook enables reading to be taught in a simple and straightforward way through an understanding of the 42 main sounds of English. The children can be taken through the stages of recognising the sounds of English, blending sounds to form words, to identifying the sounds in words (phonological awareness) so they can become good spellers. The author writes from considerable experience and there is a wealth of practical hints.

    In this third edition The Phonics Handbook follows the series of skills that are the basis of the Jolly Phonics programme. Tricky Words are included specifically, along with the alternative ways of spelling the vowels.
    • £28.49
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  • Peppa Pig: Peppa at the Museum

    Peppa Pig

    Product Code: BTNRA
    Other 3 years +
    Peppa and George find buried treasure in Grandpa Pig's garden, including a dinosaur bone! Peppa and George can't wait to visit the museum to find out more about it. Meet the museum worker Mr Rabbit and learn all about what makes a museum such a special place in this story board book. This new Peppa Pig adventure is perfect for little ones visiting the museum for the first time and for dinosaur fans.
    • £4.89
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  • Look Inside a Building Site

    Rob Lloyd Jones

    Product Code: AZODV
    Other 5 years +
    From the work that goes into building a house to the demolition of a skysrcaper, this fact-filled information book from Usborne explains the art of construction to children.

    There are over 50 flaps to lift which reveal all kinds of incredible information about how buildings go up - and come down.
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  • Fun and Easy Chinese

    Elinor Greenwood

    Product Code: AKOYG
    Other 6 years +
    Children can learn how to speak, read and write over 100 Mandarin Chinese words and phrases in next to no time at all with this helpful language guide.

    From emperors to dragons, they can also learn about China's culture and history. The book is full of creative activities to make learning fun and easy.
    • £8.39
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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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  • Children's reference books
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