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Books by Sam Taplin

  • Black Friday

    Usborne Farmyard Tales: Poppy and Sam's Lift-the-Flap Christmas

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: PSFC
    Other 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Get into the festive spirit with Poppy and Sam down at Apple Tree Farm.

    It's Christmas Eve and the children are excitedly preparing for Christmas Day. However, disaster strikes when they manage to lose Ginger the kitten. Will your children be able to work out where she's hiding?

    This is an interactive book for children to enjoy as everyone prepares to have themselves a Merry Little Christmas.
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  • Black Friday

    Usborne Farmyard Tales: Poppy and Sam's Halloween Party

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: PSHA
    Other Toddlers
    Hand-picked favourites
    Your children will love getting ready for a spooky time on Halloween with Poppy and Sam. The children are getting ready for 31 October but they've managed to lose Rusty the dog...

    Children can look through peep holes and follow the fingertrails as they attempt to find Rusty, spotting lots of other animals who call Apple Tree Farm home along the way.
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  • Optical Illusions Activity Book

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: AIJJE
    Paperback 7 years +
    (1)
    An amazing, interactive book which allows children and adults to discover the world of optical illusions in a new way. By adding stickers and drawing patterns and shapes, you can create dozens of eye-popping illusions and find out how they work.
    • £6.89
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  • First Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Life

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: AAYZV
    Hardback 5 years +
    This is a thrilling introduction to prehistoric times. It has fabulous illustrations and clear, simple text. It is an ideal reference book for school projects. It features a glossary, index and facts and records. It presents internet-links to amazing websites. What was the biggest dinosaur? When was the ice age? Why did the dinosaurs die out? Find out in this lavish and lively book. Simple text, beautiful illustrations, stunning photographs of dinosaur models and links to exciting recommended websites introduce young readers to the wonder of the prehistoric world.
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  • Usborne: My First Keyboard Book

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: ALHQA
    Hardback 3 years +
    Learn to play simple, well-known tunes on the sturdy keyboard attached to the book. Each note is represented with a different colour, which corresponds to the same colour on the keys, making this accessible even to very young children. Tunes include Twinkle, Twinkle, Frere Jacques, Ode to Joy and more.
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  • First Sticker Book Trains

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: AHASE
    Paperback 5 years +
    There are lots of different trains to discover in this fun and informative sticker book. Scenes include Freight trains, Monorail, Steam train, Underground train, Busy platform and Make your own train. Over 80 stickers to add to the pages.
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  • Poppy and Sam's Wipe-Clean Christmas Activities

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: CAWKT
    Paperback
    Join Poppy and Sam at Christmas for a mixture of simple, fun wipe-clean activities for young children. Including mazes, spot the difference, spotting, counting and tracing, this festive collection is a perfect present and also an excellent way to practise pen control.
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  • Noisy Dinosaur

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: AAHIN
    Board 5 years +
    This lovely big board book is perfect for sharing with small children, who will love pressing the buttons to make the sounds you hear in the noisy prehistoric times. A perfect book for young dinosaur enthusiasts. The book comes with eight sounds, including a Tyrannosaurus Rex roaring, raptors hissing and a pterodactyl squawking. It is colorfully illustrated by Lee Wildish.
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  • Farm Sticker Book

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: AEBCN
    Paperback 3 years +
    Usborne's Farm Sticker Book is a fun and lively sticker book that encourages children to use their attention and ensures they will have fun as they fill in a number of busy scenes using over 100 colourful stickers.
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  • Noisy Touchy-feely Santa

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: AATIJ
    Board Toddlers
    (1)
    It's nearly Christmas and Santa is on his way. Children will love the magical sounds, sparkly pages and feeling the fur trim on Santa's lovely, red Christmas coat. The sound panel brings each scene to life with Santa's jolly laugh, his sleigh speeding through the sky, his boots crunching in the snow, the ticking of clocks and a rendition of Jingle Bells. Simple picture tabs on each page allow children to find their favourite scenes quickly and easily.
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  • Santa

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: APOPL
    Paperback
    (2)
    A perfect activity book for Christmas; little children will love adding stickers to the magical festive scenes and bringing them to life. Scenes include Santa getting ready, flying in his sleigh and delivering presents. With over 150 stickers. WARNING! Not suitable for children under 36 months because of small parts. Choking Hazard.
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  • Zoo Sounds

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: BXYQX
    Other
    Little children will love pressing the pages and hearing the zoo come to life with the ten realistic sounds in this charmingly illustrated book. From lions and elephants to monkeys and exotic birds, there's lots of animal fun to be had.
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  • The Zoo

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: AEBCM
    Paperback 3 years +
    Usborne's First Sticker Book: The Zoo is a fun and lively sticker book with over 100 colourful stickers that can be used to fill the busy zoo scenes. Favourite zoo scenes include lions and tigers, the aquarium, the elephants and the reptile house. Suitable for children aged 3 and over.
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  • First Sticker Book Pirates

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: AHARH
    Paperback 5 years +
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  • 50 Optical Illusions

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: AEBCI
    Other 5 years +
    This title includes fifty cards featuring mind-bending illusions to surprise your eyes, taken from the personal collection of Al Seckel, world expert on visual illusions. An optical illusion on each card is accompanied by text on the reverse explaining how the illusion works in tricking the eye. This title comes with a 'revealer' card, which can be used to measure and check the illustrations to increase understanding of how each illusion works.
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  • Winter Wonderland Sound Book

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: CAXMQ
    Other
    Bells chiming, robins singing, brass bands playing Christmas tunes, choirs singing carols... step into a world of winter magic in the latest title in Usborne's extremely popular series of sound books. With beautiful illustrations, holes to peep through and finger trails to explore, this is a sumptuous way to celebrate the festive season.
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  • Five-minute Bedtime Stories

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: AFFMG
    Hardback Toddlers
    This brand new collection of original stories by Sam Taplin is perfect for sharing at bedtime. There are eleven stories in the book, all featuring endearing animal characters and beautifully illustrated by Ag Jatkowska. The stories are gently humorous and very cosy, as we follow the adventures of Mouse as she tries to find a happy feeling for her friend Badger, Little Tiger's efforts to learn to swim, and Dog's quest to find out who is flying the yellow balloon on the other side of the hill.
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  • The Solar System

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: BZMXR
    Paperback
    This pack contains a beautifully illustrated 200-piece jigsaw of the Solar System and a richly detailed double-sided fold-out that forms one continuous picture of the Solar System, featuring the Sun, planets, and various moons and spacecraft. The reverse features the same image, annotated with facts about each of the objects shown.
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  • Diggers Sticker Book

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: AEBCK
    Paperback 3 years +
    The Diggers Sticker Book is a great treat for any digger-mad child. It encourages children to fill in the fun building site using colourful stickers provided. Ideal for any child aged 3 or over who is fascinated with diggers!
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  • Dinosaurs

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: AEBCJ
    Paperback 5 years +
    Big, small, spiky, swimming and flying - there are lots of dinosaurs to discover in this exciting sticker book! Children will love placing the stickers on the landscapes to create colourful prehistoric scenes. Includes over 100 dinosaur stickers. WARNING! Not suitable for children under 36 months because of small parts. Choking Hazard.
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  • Woodland Sounds

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: BRYJC
    Other
    From cuckoos and woodpeckers to rustling leaves and rippling streams, this book creates a beautiful woodland world for little children to enjoy. It has 10 sound buttons with an array of atmospheric noises, as well as die-cut holes to peep through and lots of finger trails and textures to explore.
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  • The Twinkly Twinkly Christmas Tree

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: BSVWI
    Other
    This beautifully illustrated board book has lots of electric lights inside it for little children to discover. Mouse has no Christmas lights so she sets out with her friend Mole to find some in the snowy forest. As the story unfolds and there are more and more lights, until Mouse finds a stunning Christmas tree at the end.
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  • Poppy and Sam's Animals Sticker Book

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: CBLLK
    Paperback
    (2)
    Join Poppy and Sam for a wander around Apple Tree Farm to meet all the animals who live there, including favourites Rusty the dog, Dolly the horse and Woolly the sheep. There are lots of scenes to decorate, including the stables, snowy fields and a summer show, and over 150 stickers to bring the pages to life.
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  • Famous Classical Tunes Keyboard Book

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: BQYDK
    Other
    Children will learn to play 10 of the best-known tunes in classical music on the big keyboard in this beautifully illustrated book. Including music from Beethoven, Vivaldi, Verdi and Dvorak, this is a perfect introduction to the world of classical music and a great way for children to take their first steps in learning the piano.
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