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Top 10 Best Novelty Books for Babies

Packed with fun features including touchy-feely textures, flaps, sounds and songs, these delightful novelty books are guaranteed to captivate little ones. See below for the best novelty books for babies.

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1. Row, Row, Row Your Boat: Touch and Feel

  • £2.99
  • RRP £7.99
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Featuring stunning illustrations and exciting textures to explore, babies will love being introduced to Row, Row, Row Your Boat and many other much-loved nursery rhymes. This gorgeous touch-and-feel book provides a fun and tactile reading experience.


2. Flip Flap Phonics

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Lyn Wendon

This sturdy book with split pages is perfect for tiny hands to explore as little ones practise making lots and lots of words and sounds. They can flip the pages to discover new words, blend sounds together to make real and nonsense words, and identify rhyming patterns. They're sure to be learning and laughing in no time.


3. Song Sounds: Humpty Dumpty

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Introduce babies to the wonderful Humpty Dumpty, an egg-citing nursery rhyme that children love. This lovely little sound book even features a tune for them to read the words along to. Brightly illustrated with simple, engaging text, this book is sure to have babies and grown-ups singing along!


4. My Learning Library: Animals Collection

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  • RRP £12.99
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Great for helping little ones learn from a very young age, these charming board books feature fun images of common creatures. Bright and appealing, babies will love identifying and learning the names of different animals whilst building their picture-word recognition and vocabulary skills. Plus, the books can fit together to make a jigsaw puzzle!


5. Twinkle Twinkle Little Star and Other Bedtime Rhymes

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This gorgeous touch-and-feel book features some of the most well-known and delightful bedtime lullabies, as well as lots of interesting tactile textures for babies to explore! It provides a wonderful, interactive reading experience, and the gentle rhyming verse will help babies to fall into peaceful sleep.


6. Little Friends Numbers Sound Book

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With this vibrant sound book, the Little Friends will help your child learn how to count from 1 to 10. Featuring rhyming text and colourful illustrations, each page has an activity to complete and a button to press to hear the number read out loud. Discover the charming characters of the Little Friends, from a bunny standing near toadstools to a croc flying kites, plus cute buzzy bees to count on every page.


7. Peppa Pig: Peppa's Car Ride

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Just as Peppa Pig and her family are heading out for a fun day, the car starts making some very strange noises! What will they do? Peppa Pig fans and new readers alike will adore this book, which features bright board pages and moving wheels.


8. Baby's Very First Noisy Book

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Stella Baggott

This book is guaranteed to delight babies with onomatopoeic words, vibrant colours and lots of funny noises! Push the buttons for the sounds of quacking ducks, tooting cars and a wailing fire engine.


9. Night, Night, Peter Rabbit

  • £9.39
  • RRP £10.99
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Beatrix Potter

This is the softest, sweetest bedtime treat for babies, with a gorgeous cloth book featuring some of Beatrix Potter's best-loved characters. It includes two exciting rustly pages which little hands will love to explore! Munch lettuce with Benjamin Bunny, crunch through leaves with Squirrel Nutkin, and rediscover lots of other charming characters, including Peter Rabbit, Jemima Puddle-Duck and a sleepy Flopsy Bunny.


10. That's Not My Monkey

  • £4.99
  • RRP £6.99
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Fiona Watt

This wonderful touch-and-feel board book is full of tactile surprises for babies to discover! Simple, repetitive text and a mischievous character ensure that little ones will cherish this book. Plus, it's part of a series of similar books, featuring different adorable animals.