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Grumpy Cat Little Golden Book Favorites by Grumpy Cat - £5.99
This hardcover storybook collection features three Grumpy Cat Little Golden Books.  Grumpy Cat has over 8 million Facebook followers, her own TV movie, a mobile game, plus her very own collection of Little Golden Books! Join this famous feline in ... more
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The Pug Who Wanted to Be a Unicorn by Bella Swift - £5.99
Always be yourself. Unless you can be a unicorn...   When she's abandoned just before Christmas, Peggy the pug puppy is taken in by a foster family with a unicorn-mad little girl named Chloe. Her older brother, Finn, doesn't little dogs. And Chloe ... more
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Julian is a Mermaid by Jessica Love - £11.99
A glimpse of three women dressed as mermaids leaves one boy filled with wonder and ready to dazzle the world.  Mesmerizing and full of heart, this is a picture book about self-confidence and love, and a radiant celebration of individuality.  ... more
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100 Dogs by Michael Whaite - £6.99
Small dog, tall dog, playing with a ball dog, big dog, dig dog burying a bone...  Can there really be 100 dogs doing 100 doggy things packed into the pages of this picture book?  Yep, we've counted and we're pawsitive!  Follow ... more
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Grandma Bird by Benji Davies - £6.99
A tender and heart-warming new story from the world of The Storm Whale.   Noi isn’t at all sure about staying at Grandma’s. Grandma boils seaweed for soup, and there’s not much to do on the tiny island where she lives where the wind cuts in ... more
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Once Upon a Wild Wood by Chris Riddell - £12.99
Little Green Raincape is on her way to Rapunzel's party, deep in the wild woods. The way is long and dark, but Green is a smart girl. Smart enough to turn down apples offered by kindly old ladies, smart enough to turn down travel advice from helpful ... more
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Dream Big, Little Leader (Board Book) by Vashti Harrison - £6.99
This perfect bedtime board book is guaranteed to inspire big dreams.   Dream big, little one. There's so much you can do. Just look at all the women who came before you...   Based on the New York Times bestselling sensation Little Lea ... more
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Don't Call Me Princess! by Kate Evans - £9.99
A children's picture book which takes down the concept of 'princess'. Well-known cartoonist Kate Evans takes a punchy pop at six classical fairy tales: The Princess and the Pea, Sleeping Beauty, Snow White, Beauty and the Beast, Rapunzel and The Litt ... more
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Luna Loves Library Day by Joseph Coelho, illustrated by Fiona Lumbers - £6.99
Luna loves library day: that's the day she spends with her dad. Exploring the shelves they find magic, mystery and even start to mend their own history.  An inspiring story from one of the UK's greatest up-and-coming poets for children, captured ... more
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Lulu Gets a Cat by Anna McQuinn, illustrated by Rosalind Beardshaw - £7.99
Lulu really wants a cat. But Mummy says pets are a lot of work, so Lulu is eager to find out more...  She reads all about cats at the library. She takes care of her stuffed toys and shows Mummy how responsible she can be.  When she finally ... more
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An Anty-War Story by Tony Ross - £11.99
The only ant with his own name, Douglas is born into the wonderful Antworld and dreams of one day joining the line to hunt out food. But his superiors have other plans for him: Douglas is to be a soldier. They tell him his job is all about parading, ... more
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Under the Same Sky by Britta Teckentrup - £7.99
We sing the same songs, caught on the breeze... We sing the same songs, across the same seas.   Written and illustrated by the award-winning Britta Teckentrup, this beautiful and heart-warming peek-through picture book celebrates the closene ... more
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The Gruffalo Autumn and Winter Nature Trail by Julia Donaldson - £7.99
Grab your wellies and learn all about the natural world around you with this colourful spotters’ guide. Packed full of fun autumn and winter themed outdoor activities and over 400 stickers, The Gruffalo Autumn and Winter Nature Trail is a brilliant ... more
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Storm Whale by Sarah Brennan, illustrated by Jane Tanner - £7.99
A beached whale is the focus of a poetic read-aloud text by Sarah Brennan and superb illustration from Jane Tanner. Three sisters battle against the odds through a violent summer storm to rescue the stranded whale - but in the morning they find that ... more
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Sweep by Louise Greig, illustrated by Júlia Sardà - £6.99
An uplifting story about confronting big emotions from the author of The Night Box, stunningly illustrated by Júlia Sardà.   Ed's bad mood begins as something really small, hardly a thing at all. But before long it grows, gathers pace, and spre ... more
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We Are Together by Britta Teckentrup - £11.99
On our own we're special, And we can chase our dream.   But when we join up, hand in hand, Together we're a team.   Celebrate the power of love and friendship in this beautiful book by award-winning illustrator and author Britta Tecken ... more
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Rama and Sita: The Story of Diwali by Malachy Doyle, illustrated by Christopher Corr - £6.99
The perfect picture book to introduce children to Rama and Sita and the story of Diwali, with text by award-winning author Malachy Doyle and stunning, colourful illustrations from Christopher Corr.   Rama and Sita live happily in the forest ... more
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Rosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters by Andrea Beaty, illustrated by David Roberts - £8.99
Rosie Revere is no stranger to flops and fails, kerfuffles and catastrophes. After all, engineering is all about perseverance! But this time, Rosie has a really important project to tackle—one that feels much bigger than herself.  Rosie’s ... more
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Hair: It's A Family Affair by Mylo Freeman - £6.99
A celebration of black hair, through the vibrant and varied hairstyles found in a single family.   With Mylo Freeman’s trademark colourful illustrations, this entertaining book will show young black children the joys that can be found throu ... more
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Doctor Who: One Doctor, Two Hearts by Adam Howling - £7.99
Learn your 1, 2, 3 across the stars, with the help of the Doctor and friends!   One Doctor. Two Hearts. Three Knocks. Four Daleks...   A Doctor Who counting book with a timey-wimey twist on every page! Featuring Doctors, companions and m ... more
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Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me by Eloise Greenfield, illustrated by Ehsan Abdollahi - £9.99
Seven-year-old Jace and his puppy Thinker are poets, putting everything they do into verse, from going to the park to philosophising to playing ball.   One day they’ll have the whole world figured out. For now, though, Thinker has to keep qu ... more
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The Colors of Us by Karen Katz - £7.99
A positive and affirming look at skin color, from an artist's perspective.   Seven-year-old Lena is going to paint a picture of herself. She wants to use brown paint for her skin. But when she and her mother take a walk through the neighborhoo ... more
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Red and the City by Marie Voigt - £11.99
A contemporary and beautifully illustrated retelling of Little Red Riding Hood.   Can Red find her way to Grandma's house, or will she be swallowed up by the choices awaiting her in the big city?   Suitable for readers aged 4+ ... more
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Everybody's Welcome by Patricia Hegarty, illustrated by Greg Abbott - £7.99
Wouldn’t it be great if you could build a home that opened its doors to everyone – tall or short, fat or thin, rich or poor... Well, perhaps if everybody pitches in to help, one little mouse can achieve that dream.  This heart-warming sto ... more
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Lily and the Polar Bears by Jion Sheibani - £6.99
One day Lily was playing on the beach with her Grandpa when she spotted something in the distance...  POLAR BEARS! Lots of polar bears! All floating on pieces of melting ice.   One evening, Lily is playing on the beach... And who should float in ... more
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Franklin's Flying Bookshop by Jen Campbell - £6.99
A spellbinding story about the magic of books for children aged 3+   Franklin the dragon loves stories and loves reading stories to people too, but everyone is too scared to even look at him. One day he meets a girl named Luna who, far from being ... more
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Want to Play Trucks? by Ann Stott, illustrated by Bob Graham - £7.99
Jack likes trucks. Alex likes dolls. What will they play together? Their new favourite game, of course!  From Ann Stott and Bob Graham, the multi award-winning creator of Silver Buttons and A Bus Called Heaven, comes a story of friendship, pe ... more
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Girls Can Do Anything! by Caryl Hart and Ali Pye - £6.99
Do you want to climb a mountain? Drive a fire engine? Or maybe become the prime minister when you grow up? Well – the girls in this picture book know that they can do anything. And guess what: so can you!   Join a gang of go-getting girls f ... more
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Baby Goes to Market by Atinuke, illustrated by Angela Brooksbank - £7.99
Join Baby and his mama at the bustling marketplace for a bright, bouncy read-aloud offering a gentle introduction to numbers.   Rhythmic language, visual humour and a bounty of delectable food make this a tale that is sure to whet little appet ... more
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Ruby's Worry by Tom Percival - £6.99
Ruby loves being Ruby. Until, one day, she finds a worry. At first it's not such a big worry, and that's all right, but then it starts to grow. It gets bigger and bigger every day and it makes Ruby sad. How can Ruby get rid of it and feel like hersel ... more
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Jabari Jumps by Gaia Cornwall - £7.99
Working up the courage to take a big, important leap is hard, but Jabari is almost absolutely ready to make a giant splash.   In a sweet tale of overcoming your fears, debut author-illustrator Gaia Cornwall captures a moment at the swimming po ... more
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The Beatles: Yellow Submarine by The Beatles, illustrated by Heinz Edelmann - £6.99
Join the Beatles as they set off on a magical adventure to bring music and love back to Pepperland in this anniversary paperback.  Once upon a time (or maybe twice), some 80,000 leagues beneath the sea, there lay a colourful land of music and ... more
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Noodle Head! by Giles Andreae, illustrated by Lalalimola - £6.99
A hilarious read-aloud treat with a central message about being nice to your friends!  SILLY SAUSAGE! SMELLY PANTS!! NOODLE HEAD!!!   Two cheeky little friends argue over a sweetie - and things get a little out of hand in a flurry of ... more
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Rosa Loves Dinosaurs (Board Book) by Jessica Spanyol - £4.99
Let’s find out which toys Rosa and her friends are playing with today! An important series that celebrates inclusivity, promotes gender equality and embraces the uniqueness of every child. ... more
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Secret Sky Garden by Linda Sarah, illustrated by Fiona Lumbers - £6.99
A startlingly original picture book about a little girl who creates a garden on a disused car park rooftop.   Funni loves the old, disused car park, and spends a lot of time there flying her kite and playing her recorder. But something is mis ... more
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How to be a Lion by Ed Vere - £6.99
You don't have to ROAR to be heard...   Meet Leonard - a lion like no other. Leonard's best friend is Marianne, a duck. But lions chomp ducks, don't they? And what will the pair do when their way of life is threatened?  A story about a lion an ... more
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Baby Loves Coding! by Ruth Spiro, illustrated by Irene Chan - £6.99
Big, brainy science for the littlest listeners.   Accurate enough to satisfy an expert, yet simple enough for baby, this clever board book showcases the use of logic, sequence, and patterns to solve problems. Can Baby think like a coder to fix ... more
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A Hebridean Alphabet by Debi Gliori - £6.99
This is a beautifully conceived picture flat in which Debi Gliori describes and illustrates all kinds of things you might see over the course of a single day in the Hebrides.   Inspired by the landscape, seascape, weather, animals and birds, ... more
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Pink Is for Boys by Robb Pearlman, illustrated by Eda Kaban - £12.99
An empowering and educational picture book that proves colors are for everyone, regardless of gender.   Pink is for boys... and girls... and everyone! This timely and beautiful picture book rethinks and reframes the stereotypical blue/pink ... more
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Outfoxed by Claudia Boldt - £8.99
Harold is unlike any other fox. He hates the thought of eating chicken, for one thing, and he wants to be a detective when he grows up.  When Harold’s father challenges him to catch his first chicken, Harold finds himself faced with a dilemma — ... more
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First Explorers: Wild Animals (Board Book) by Jenny Wren - £5.99
Explore grasslands, the dry desert and a busy watering hole in First Explorers: Wild Animals. Meet giraffes, hippos and lions, as well as lots of other amazing animals who live in the wild.   Each scene has chunky push, pull and slide mechanis ... more
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The Day War Came by Nicola Davies, illustrated by Rebecca Cobb - £10.00
A powerful and necessary picture book – the journey of a child forced to become a refugee when war destroys everything she has ever known.  Imagine if, on an ordinary day, war came. Imagine it turned your town to rubble. Imagine going on a long ... more
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Chocolate Cake by Michael Rosen, illustrated by Kevin Waldron - £6.99
When I was a boy, I had a favourite treat. It was when my mum made...   CHOCOLATE CAKE!   Ohhh! I LOVED chocolate cake.   Fantastically funny and full of silly noises, this is Michael Rosen's love letter to every child's favourite treat, c ... more
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This Is Sadie (Board Book) by Sara O’Leary, illustrated by Julie Morstad - £6.99
Sadie is a little girl with a big imagination. She has been a girl who lived under the sea and a boy raised by wolves. She has had adventures in wonderland and visited the world of fairytales. She whispers to the dresses in her closet and talks to bi ... more
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Billy and the Beast by Nadia Shireen - £6.99
From the author of Bumblebear, comes a new hero for our times. Introducing: Billy!   Whilst on a lovely walk in the woods, Billy and her trusty sidekick Fatcat hear a terrible rumble... a terrible rumble coming from a Terrible Beast... &nbs ... more
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Feminist Baby Finds Her Voice! (Board Book) by Loryn Brantz - £10.99
Feminist Baby is learning to talk She says what she thinks and it totally rocks! Feminist Babies stand up tall “Equal rights and toys for all!”   Feminist Baby is back for more adventures - with new friends in tow! - in this refresh ... more
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Planet Awesome! by Stacy McAnulty - £6.99
'Hi, I’m Earth! But you can call me Planet Awesome.'   In this hilarious and informative book filled to the brim with eye-opening, kid-friendly facts about our planet, you'll find scientifically accurate information from beloved children's b ... more
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We Wear Pants by Katie Abey - £6.99
Pandas wearing pants? Surely not! And what about wombats wearing wellies, sloths in socks, or even giraffes wearing scarves? Whatever you do today...don't forget to get dressed! For any parent who has ever struggled to get their kids dressed - thi ... more
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Hello, Mr World by Michael Foreman - £7.99
A topical picture book about the effects of climate change, ideal for very young children.   In this topical picture book, Michael Foreman – twice winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal and described as "the greatest illustrator-storyteller of h ... more
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Under the Love Umbrella by Davina Francesca Bell Allison Colpoys - £6.99
Whatever you fear, come close my dear You’re tucked in safe for always here And I will never not be near Because of our love umbrella   From this award-winning creative duo comes a book about the wonder of ever-present love. A stunnin ... more
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The Secret of Black Rock by Joe Todd-Stanton - £6.99
This surreal modern folk-tale tells the story of an adventurous young girl who must protect a peaceful living creature.   Erin is fascinated by the stories of Black Rock: a huge, dark and spiky mass that is said to destroy any boats that come near ... more
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