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Picture books and stories for children aged 0-6. (browse related category Childrens & Teenage Books )

Pencil Dog by Leigh Hodgkinson - £6.99
This thought-provoking story centres on a little girl who has a pencil dog as a companion. Pencil Dog is imaginative, creative, and always able to turn a rainy day into a time of sunshine. But as time goes on, Pencil Dog gradually grows smaller and s ... more
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Somebody Swallowed Stanley by Sarah Roberts, illustrated by Hannah Peck - £6.99
"Plastic bags don't belong in the sea!"   Everybody has a taste for Stanley, but he is no ordinary jellyfish. Most jellyfish have dangly-gangly tentacles, but Stanley has two handles. Other jellyfish have a magical glow, but Stanley has strip ... more
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If All the World Were... by Joseph Coelho, llustrated by Allison Colpoys - £6.99
A moving, lyrical picture book about a young girl's love for her granddad and how she copes when he dies, written by poet and playwright Joseph Coelho.   This beautifully illustrated, powerful and ultimately uplifting text is the ideal way to ... more
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Princess Arabella Is A Big Sister by Mylo Freeman - £6.99
The newest title in the popular Princess Arabella series!   Princess Arabella can’t wait to have a younger sibling to play with. But what would be most fun – a brother or a sister? Sisters seem great... until she meets Prince Mimoun’s s ... more
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Look Up! by Nathan Bryon. illlustrated by Dapo Adeola - £6.99
3 ... 2 ... 1 ... LIFT OFF.   Let science-mad chatterbox Rocket launch into your hearts in this inspiring picture book.   Rocket's going to be the greatest astronaut, star-catcher, space-traveller that has ever lived!  But...&n ... more
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The Grotlyn by Benji Davies - £6.99
A stunningly illustrated picture book full of mystery and suspense, from the bestselling author of The Storm Whale and Grandad's Island.   “I know when the Grotlyn’s been Slipping through your house unseen...”   What is the myste ... more
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Errol's Garden by Gillian Hibbs - £6.99
Errol loves gardening, but he doesn’t have a proper garden. Although his home is full of beautiful plants, he longs for an outdoor space where he can grow things. A chance discovery leads to a solution, but Errol can’t do everything on his own. L ... more
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It's Your World Now! by Barry Falls - £6.99
So go and play and live and learn. It’s your world now, this is your turn to think and ask and make and do. The world is magic, just like you! A beautiful and funny celebration of the world and the potential of each and every child. This is ... more
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My Two Grandads by Floella Benjamin, illustrated by Margaret Chamberlain - £6.99
Aston's Grandad Roy played in a steel band and Grandad Harry played the trumpet in a brass band. Aston always enjoyed going to visit them and listen to them practise. But soon he wanted to join in. So he asked Grandad Roy to teach him to play the ste ... more
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In the Swamp by the Light of the Moon by Frann Preston-Gannon - £6.99
A little frog is singing to himself in the swamp one night. His song doesn't seem complete, so he invites other animals to join in. Nothing sounds right until the littlest voice joins the song - that of a tiny firefly.   A wonderfully illustra ... more
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Ten Little Robots by Mike Brownlow, illustrated by Simon Rickerty - £6.99
Ten Little Robots are exploring a fantastical factory ... And with nee-naahing sirens, ker-boooming engines, and plenty of gadgets and buttons, chaos soon ensues!  Part traditional counting rhyme, part fun-filled story, Ten Little Robots is perfe ... more
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Cinnamon by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Divya Srinivasan - £7.99
In a hot, hot country, ringed with mountains on one side and jungle on the other, lives a princess called Cinnamon. Her eyes are made of pearls, which means that she is blind. And, for reasons her parents the Rajah and Rani cannot fathom, she will no ... more
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Super Duper You by Sophy Henn - £6.99
I've known you since you started. I've seen a thing or two... ...or three or four or five or six! In fact, I've seen a few...   Sometimes we are loud, sometimes we are quite, sometimes bold and clanky, sometimes soft and cuddly. Sophy Henn cele ... more
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Hair Love by Matthew Cherry, illustrated by Vashti Harrison - £6.99
It's up to Daddy to give his daughter an extra-special hair style in this story of self-confidence and the love between fathers and daughters.  Zuri knows her hair is beautiful, but it has a mind of its own!  It kinks, coils, and curl ... more
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The Girl With Two Dads by Mel Elliott - £6.99
Pearl didn't want to upset her chum, but she had to ask, "where is your mum?"   Matilda explained that there isn't a mother, "I have two dads and they love one another.   A mum and a dad isn't always the rule, my family is different"   Pearl ... more
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Tough Guys Have Feelings Too by Keith Negley - £6.99
Keith Negley’s charming illustrations reveal heart wrenching emotions in unexpected places in this fun book that teaches children that even tough guys like wrestlers, astronauts, and superheroes have feelings too.   Children will love to recogni ... more
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The Girls by Lauren Ace, illustrated by Jenny Løvlie - £6.99
Four little girls meet under an apple tree and form a bond that grows as they share secrets, dreams, worries and schemes. This beautifully illustrated tale charts the girls' lives through ups and downs and laughter and tears. Find out how their frien ... more
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Amazing by Steve Antony - £6.99
A joyful new picture book by the award-winning Steve Antony, creator of the bestselling Please Mr Panda.   A little boy and his pet dragon are the very best of friends. They laugh, they sing, they dance, they snooze. They are both amazing - ju ... more
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Here & There by Tamara Ellis Smith, illustrated by Evelyn Daviddi - £6.99
Can you hear the music all around you?   In this touching picture book, Ivan finds healing and hope in nature’s music and beauty while experiencing the early stages of his parents’ separation. When he realizes that birds sing their enchanting ... more
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R is for Ramadan (Board Book) by Greg Paprocki - £6.99
A fun alphabet primer celebrating the month-long Muslim observance of fasting and spiritual awareness.   Ramadan is a month-long observance when Muslims all over the world spend more time with each other, emphasize charitable works, fast, pray ... more
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Kind: A Book About Kindness by Various artists - £12.99
Imagine a world where everyone is kind – how can we make that come true?   With gorgeous pictures by a host of top illustrators, Kind is a timely, inspiring picture book about the many ways children can be kind, from sharing their toys and g ... more
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Mr Dog and the Rabbit Habit by Ben Fogle and Steve Cole, illustrated by Nikolas Ilic - £5.99
A brand new young fiction series by TV broadcaster and intrepid explorer Ben Fogle, inspired by his real-life animal experiences...  Co-written with best-selling children’s author Steve Cole and illustrated throughout with beautiful black a ... more
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The Mega Magic Hair Swap! by Rochelle Humes, illustrated by Rachel Suzanne - £6.99
Mai and Rose are best friends but they're not two peas in a pod.   Mai has dark hair that is curly and whirly and never stays put. Why couldn't she have perfect hair just like her best friend Rose?   Rose has blonde hair, as straight as ... more
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Big Cat by Emma Lazell - £6.99
Isobel’s grandma has lost her glasses and she can’t see a thing without them. While Isobel and Gran are in the garden searching for the specs, they come across a cat. A very big cat. A very big and friendly cat. The big cat moves in with them, mu ... more
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Shine a Light: At the Library by Heather Alexander, Illustrated by Ipek Konak - £10.99
What’s happening at the library? Shine a light behind the page and see...   What’s it like inside a library? Who is welcome, how do you use one, and what is there to do? This beautifully illustrated book introduces children to libraries, ... more
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Liverpool Liver Birds by Ali Harwood - £10.00
Join Liverpool's fabled feathered friends on an awesome adventure around their sensational city.... ....for curious folk of all ages. ... more
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Maisie's Scrapbook by Samuel Narh, illustrated by Jo Loring-Fisher - £11.99
As the seasons turn, Maisie rides her bull in and out of Dada’s tall tales. Her Mama wears linen and plays the viola. Her Dada wears kente cloth and plays the marimba. They come from different places, but they hug her in the same way. And most of a ... more
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The Green Giant by Katie Cottle - £6.99
A beautiful eco-tale from the winner of the Batsford Prize   You’ve met the Iron Giant, the Big Friendly Giant and the Selfish Giant. Now meet the Green Giant!  A young girl, Bea, and her dog, Iris, are staying with her grandad in th ... more
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Hotel Flamingo by Alex Milway - £6.99
When young Anna inherits a dilapidated hotel, she's determined to restore it to its former glory. But this is no ordinary hotel - all of her staff and guests are animals!  Anna soon rises to the challenge. Whether it's a flamingo, a penguin or a hip ... more
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Julian is a Mermaid by Jessica Love - £6.99
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.  Whi ... more
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Big Dinosaur Sticker Book by Usborne Publishing Ltd - £6.99
Packed with dinosaurs big and small, this prehistoric sticker book will keep young dino fans amused for hours.  With over 250 colourful stickers to create exciting scenes, including ‘The first dinosaurs’, ‘Hungry herbivores’ and ‘Under ... more
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A Little Bit Brave by Nicola Kinnear - £6.99
Logan is a stay-at-home bunny – but he’s about to discover how brave he really is. It’s time for his first adventure, and he doesn’t want to go. But there’s an amazing world outside, if he can just pluck up courage to look...   A Lit ... more
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Wisp: A Story of Hope by Zana Fraillon, illustrated by Grahame Baker Smith - £6.99
A refugee picture book of extraordinary power and beauty from the Amnesty CILIP Honour-winning author of The Bone Sparrow, Zana Fraillon, and Kate Greenaway Medal-winning illustrator Grahame Baker Smith.   Idris is a child refugee, born into a wor ... more
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Captain Cat and the Treasure Map by Sue Mongredien, illustrated by Kate Pankhurst - £5.99
Illustrated by the bestselling author and illustrator of Great Women Who Changed the World, Kate Pankhurst, Captain Cat and the Treasure Map is a laugh-out-loud piratical adventure from Sue Mongredien, perfect for newly confident reads or to enjoy to ... more
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Mole's Star by Britta Teckentrup - £6.99
A magical, star-filled picture book about learning to share the wonders of our world.  Every evening, Mole comes out of his burrow to watch the twinkling stars in the sky above. How he wishes he could have them for his very own! Then one nigh ... more
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All Are Welcome by Alexandra Penfold, illustrated by Suzanne Kaufman - £6.99
No matter how you start your day, What you wear when you play, Or if you come from far away, All are welcome here.   Follow a group of children through a day in their school, where everyone is welcome. A school where children in patkas, hijab ... more
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Monster Cafe by Sean Leahy and Mihály Orodán - £9.99
In every town, there is one shop that always changes its face. In Stapleton, it was the very last shop in town.   Bib is an adventurous sort of a boy, so a new café wouldn’t faze him, even if it was run by monsters! Excited by the idea of ... more
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The New Baby and Me! by Christine Kidney, illustrated by Hoda Haddadi - £7.99
Beautifully illustrated by Hoda Haddadi, this book follows a family of five siblings as they imagine what their new baby brother will be like.  Will he be a scientist or dreamer? A pirate or an artist? Each child projects their own ideas and fan ... more
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There's Room for Everyone by Anahita Teymorian - £12.99
A child grows and discovers the world. As he lies awake at night, he sees there’s enough room in the sky for all the stars and the moon. When he visits the ocean, he sees there is enough room for all the fish, even for the whales.  As he grow ... more
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I Am Enough by Grace Byers, illustrated by Keturah A. Bobo - £12.99
We are all here for a purpose. We are more than enough. We just need to believe it.  The perfect debut picture book for our times: a lyrical ode to self-confidence and kindness, for girls from every background and every colour, from Empire actres ... more
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La La La: A Story of Hope by Kate DiCamillo, illustrated by Jaime Kim - £7.99
Conceived by Kate DiCamillo and featuring an enchanting illustrator, this nearly wordless graphic story follows a little girl in search of someone who understands.  In this nearly wordless story, Flora and Ulysses' Kate DiCamillo and illustra ... more
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Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! (Board Book) by Mo Willems - £6.99
Mo Willems' acclaimed picture book debut in a brand new board book format.   When a bus driver takes a break in this hilarious Caldecott Honor-winning picture book, he gives the reader just one instruction: "Don't let the pigeon drive the bus! ... more
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Once Upon a Snowstorm by Richard Johnson - £6.99
A wordless picture book by an exceptionally talented illustrator/animator to follow in the footsteps of The Snowman.   The story of a father and his son who live by themselves in a cosy cabin in the woods. But, one day they are separated out i ... more
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Hedgehogs Don't Live in the City! by Lucy Reynolds and Jenna Herman - £7.99
‘A whistle and a purr make Grace stop in her tracks. Every time the leaves stir: 'Listen - what was that?'   Help Grace and Archie discover one prickly, precious creature as dusk begins to fall... ... more
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Little Worlds by Géraldine Collet, illustrated by Sébastien Chebret - £18.95
Everybody has their own little world...   Pablo likes singing with the birds up in his treehouse, Frank and Melvin build fantastic mystery machines, and Clara dreams of faraway planets and galaxies...  Where is your little world?&nbs ... more
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Snowboy and the Last Tree Standing by Hiawyn Oram, illustrated by Birgitta Sif - £7.99
What happens when a boy is brave enough to stand up for what he feels is right?   Greedy Greenbackboy’s got an idea for a game. He wants Snowboy to help him cut down all the trees in the forest and catch all the fish in the deep and ever-mov ... more
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The Prince and the Frog: A Story to Help Children Learn About Same-Sex Relationships by Olly Pike - £10.99
This reimagining of a classic fairytale helps children understand that love isn't always between a boy and a girl.   Starring a prince who was magically turned into a frog and needs to find true love to break the spell, it is a funny, uplifti ... more
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Grandpa Christmas by Michael Morpurgo, illustrated by Jim Field - £9.99
Renowned children's author Michael Morpurgo teams up with bestselling illustrator Jim Field in this stunning Christmas picture book.  Dearest little Mia, This Christmas, instead of a Christmas card – you’ll have plenty of those – and in ... more
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Little People, Big Dreams: Harriet Tubman by Isabel Sanchez Vegara, illustrated by Pili Aguado - £9.99
New in the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the incredible life of Harriet Tubman, the Underground Railroad conductor who 'never lost a single passenger.'   Little Harriet was born into slavery on a plantation i ... more
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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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Leaf by Sandra Dieckmann - £6.99
A heart-warming story about helping outsiders that highlights the plight of polar bears in today’s changing climate – now in paperback!   When a polar bear arrives unexpectedly in the woods, the other animals fear and avoid him – and his ... more
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