Illustrated books

Picture storybooks and books

Picture storybooks that help develop creativity and imagination

3-6 years

The New Small Person

Lauren Child

The New Small Person

Elmore Green started life as an only child, as many children do. He had a room all to himself, and everything in it was his. But one day, everything changed. This brand new picture book from the hugely talented Lauren ...

£6.99

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6-8 years

The Dark

Lemony Snicket, Jon Klassen

The Dark

Laszlo is afraid of the dark. The dark lives in the same house as Laszlo but mostly it spends its time in the basement. It doesn't visit Laszlo in his room. Until one night it does. With emotional insight ...

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3-6 years

Mr. Tiger Goes Wild

Peter Brown

Mr. Tiger Goes Wild

Mr. Tiger knows exactly how you feel. Fed up of tea parties, top hats and talking about the weather, he astounds his friends when he decides to go... WILD. But does he go too far? After all, the wilderness can ...

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Jack and the Beanstalk: a Book of Nursery Stories

Kathleen Lines, Harold Jones

Jack and the Beanstalk: a Book of Nursery Stories

Jack and the Beanstalk is just one of the ten favourite nursery stories that make up this companion to Harold Jones's book of nursery rhymes, Lavender's Blue. All the best and most-loved stories, such as The Three Bears ...

£10.99

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Celebrating Father's Day

15 june 2017

Celebrating Father's Day

After our post on Superhero Dad recently, we felt inspired to talk more about fictional dads! So we compiled our list of top dad's in children's books to share with you all this Father's Day!

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2-5 years

Superhero Dad

Timothy Knapman, Joe Berger

Superhero Dad

Dad might not have a superhero mask or wear his pants outside his trousers, but his super snores can be heard a thousand miles away, he tells super jokes and can even make super-scary monsters go away at bedtime.

£4.89 £6.99

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6-8 years

Extra Yarn

Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen

Extra Yarn

This is an extraordinary new picture book about a little girl who cocoons her cold, grey town in joy and warmth...and brightly coloured yarn! On a cold, dark day in a dull, grey town, little Annabelle discovers a box ...

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3+ years

Ten Little Pirates

Mike Brownlow, Simon Rickerty

Ten Little Pirates

Ten little pirates sailing out to sea, Looking for adventure, happy as can be. Are they hunting treasure? Are they going far? Ten little pirates all say, 'Arrrrrr!' Ten little pirates set out to sea in search of adventure. But ...

£6.99

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3-5 years

Stuck

Oliver Jeffers

Stuck

Delightful chaos ensues when a young boy gets his kite stuck in a tree in this laugh-out-loud new picture book from award-winning, internationally best-selling author-illustrator Oliver Jeffers! Floyd gets his kite stuck up a tree. He throws up his shoe ...

£6.99

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Thanks to the Dads!

4 june 2017

Thanks to the Dads!

Father’s Day is just around the corner, and we’ve got a brilliant picture book that's perfect for celebrating top dads!

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9+ years

The Tapper Twins Tear Up New York

Geoff Rodkey

The Tapper Twins Tear Up New York

This is the true oral history of the First (and last) Annual Culvert Prep Middle School Scavenger Hunt. You shouldn't believe what you read in the New York Post. All of that was completely made up. Well, most of ...

£6.99

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