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Babies, toddlers and younger children can learn all about first concepts with our selection of ABC books to learn the alphabet and number books. We also have a great range of first words books, all of these available at incredible prices with Book People's hand-picked selection of books for children.

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5 years + : First Concepts

  • Usborne: Peep Inside Night Time

    Anna Milbourne

    Product Code: ALHMH
    Board 3 years +
    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.
    • £7.89
    • RRP £7.99
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  • Pirate Pete: I'm a New Big Brother

    Amanda Li

    Product Code: AGOIW
    Board 3 years +
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    "Pirate Pete: I'm a New Big Brother" is part of Ladybird's successful "Pirate Pete" and "Princess Polly" toddler range - introducing children to key milestones in a fun and reassuring way. This interactive Ladybird sound book describes the excitement and fun of having a new sibling and becoming a big brother. The simple text and colourful illustrations will help little boys understand what happens when a new baby joins the family and how lovely it is to be a big brother. Pressing the sound button each time to hear the baby giggle is also a great way to encourage young children to help out and play with the new baby, and reward their good behaviour. Other titles in the series include "Pirate Pete's Potty", "Princess Polly's Potty", and "Pirate Pete" and "Princess Polly: Please and Thank You".
    • £6.29
    • RRP £6.99
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  • My Big Girl Bed: A Princess Polly Book

    Amanda Li

    Product Code: AIOEJ
    Board 3 years +
    My Big Girl Bed is part of Ladybird's best-selling Pirate Pete and Princess Polly sound book series for toddlers and young children, starring the ever-popular Princess Polly! Princess Polly: My Big Girl Bed describes the excitement of moving from a cot to a big bed and all the stages along the way, such as choosing bedding, getting rid of the cot and finally Princess Polly discovering what it's like to sleep all night in a big bed of her own. The simple text and colourful illustrations will help little girls understand more about sleeping in a big bed; even why it may at first seem a bit daunting, but how in the end moving to a big bed is an important stage of growing up. Pressing the cheer sound button on every page is also a fun way to motivate your child and involve her in the story!
    • £6.89
    • RRP £6.99
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  • Tractor

    DK

    Product Code: ALPOB
    Board 3 years +
    Children will love looking at the different types of tractors working on the farm from fork lifts and loaders to collecting grain with a trailer. Shaped as a tractor with real wheels, this fun book is guaranteed to appeal to little hands.
    • £5.89
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  • Rain or Shine

    David Melling

    Product Code: AKIAZ
    Board 5 years +
    This bright, bold, rhyming story from the creator of the bestselling Hugless Douglas is a wonderfully funny introduction to weather for the very young and great to read aloud. Follow the hilarious pogo-stick loving bunnies through rain, wind, ice and snow. Whatever the weather, the funny bunnies always play together! Praise for Hugless Douglas: 'A new Hugless Douglas book is always a cause for celebration. The Daily Mail Hugless Douglas has been selected as a World Book Day picture book in 2014.
    • £5.89
    • RRP £5.99
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  • My Big Boy Bed: a Pirate Pete Book

    Amanda Li

    Product Code: AIOEN
    Board 3 years +
    My Big Boy Bed is part of Ladybird's best-selling Pirate Pete and Princess Polly sound book series for toddlers and young children, starring the ever-popular Pirate Pete! Pirate Pete: My Big Boy Bed describes the excitement of moving from a cot to a new big bed and all the stages that every child will go through along the way, such as choosing new bedding, getting rid of the cot and finally Pirate Pete discovering what it's like to sleep all night in a big bed of his own. The simple text and colourful illustrations will help little boys understand more about what moving from a cot into a big bed means; even why it may at first seem a bit daunting, but how in the end moving to a big bed is an important stage of growing up. Pressing the cheer sound button on every page is also a fun way to motivate your child and involve him in the story!
    • £6.89
    • RRP £6.99
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  • Little Roar's Red Boots

    Jo Lodge

    Product Code: AFSYO
    Board 5 years +
    An adorable new character from the creator of the international hit Mr Croc, these bright and bold Little Roar storybooks cover early-learning themes such as counting, colours and shapes. Join Little Roar and his friends in this interactive story about colours that's perfect for preschool children. Little Roar loves his red boots but he's lost them. His best friends Gigi, Monty and Posy all try to help with the search but they keep finding other colourful clothes instead. Maybe Little Roar should wear them all! Toddlers will love lifting the chunky tabs to reveal colours and clothes and sliding out the final page for a special surprise! 'Brilliantly interactive books.' Wendy Cooling, Bookstart
    • £5.89
    • RRP £5.99
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  • Please and Thank You: A Pirate Pete and Princess Polly Book

    Amanda Li

    Product Code: AFSLA
    Board 3 years +
    Pirate Pete and Princess Polly are two of Ladybird's best-loved characters, who have the same experiences as every young child. Now, these young friends are back in a brand new sound book to help show preschool children the benefits of having good manners and being polite and kind. "Pirate Pete and Princess Polly: Please and Thank You" is a sturdy board book that covers common situations at nursery and at home where children may need to say 'please', 'thank you' and 'excuse me'. It also shows key everyday manners such as chewing with your mouth closed, helping others and washing hands before eating. Children will enjoy cheering Pete and Polly's good behaviour on every page by pressing the exciting cheer sound button. This also acts as motivation for children to show off their own good manners. Saying please and thank you has never been so fun!
    • £6.89
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  • Numbers Let's Get Counting

    Product Code: ADPEG
    Board 3 years +
    Hands-on fun for you and your toddler as you learn about numbers with this tabbed board book from "My First". With lots of fun-filled pictures, simple questions and things to count, your toddler will love learning about numbers using this colourful board book. Read it together and help them turn the pages using the chunky picture tabs; count the butterflies, kittens and balloons and then help your tot count their fingers too! It makes teaching your toddler about numbers as easy as 1, 2, 3.
    • £6.89
    • RRP £6.99
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