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The Big Princess

Taro Miura

1/10/2015

Paperback

A king, a queen and one very big princess… A witty, wonderful and warm-hearted prequel to The Tiny King by acclaimed picture book maker, Taro Miura.

The Big Princess

Taro Miura

1/10/2014

Hardcover

A king, a queen and one very big princess… A witty, wonderful and warm-hearted prequel to The Tiny King by acclaimed picture book maker, Taro Miura.

Manatee Baby

Nicola Davies, Annabel Wright

1/10/2013

Paperback

A child, a wild animal – and a life-changing encounter. An exciting new range of books in which children find solutions to problems through conservation rather than killing.

The Tiny King

Taro Miura

1/10/2013

Hardcover

Fairy tale meets concept book – and a tiny, lonely king welcomes big changes – in this inspired picture book, beautifully illustrated with bold, geometric art.

Scream Street 1: Fang of the Vampire

Tommy Donbavand

1/1/2009

Paperback

After Luke Watson transforms into a werewolf for the third time, he and his parents are moved by the Government Housing of Unusual Lifeforms (G.H.O.U.L.) to Scream Street – a community of vampires, zombies, witches and more.

The Flea Thing

Brian Falkner

1/9/2013

E-Book

Strange things are happening at Glenfield High. This time it’s Daniel – The Flea – Scott’s turn…

Little Beauty

Anthony Browne

1/4/2009

Paperback

The heart-warming tale of a gorilla and his tiny friend, from the master picturebook-maker.

Grandad's Magic

Bob Graham

1/8/2008

Paperback

An enchanting early picture book from the creator of Max, 2000 Smarties Gold Prize Winner and CBC Early Childhood Book of the Year Honour Book.

Knuffle Bunny

Mo Willems

1/8/2005

Paperback

The first in the much-loved Knuffle Bunny series, join Trixie, her dad and her favourite stuffed bunny in this award-winning and brilliantly observed cautionary tale.

The Real Thing

Brian Falkner

1/9/2013

E-Book

Strange things are happening to the kids at Glenfield High. This time it’s Fizzer Boyd and Tupai White’s turn …

Sandcastle

Einat Tsarfati

1/7/2020

Hardcover

I love building castles in the sand. So I built a sand castle. But not just any castle…

Who's Swimming in the Ocean?

Various

1/6/2020

Board Book

Who’s Swimming In The Ocean? gives a unique introduction to life beneath the waves, with fun text, contemporary illustrations and an interactive mix of sliders, flaps, fold-outs and die cuts on every spread.

Who's Playing in the Jungle?

Various

1/4/2020

Board Book

Who’s Playing in the Jungle? gives a unique introduction to jungle animals, with fun text, contemporary illustrations and an interactive mix of sliders, flaps, fold-outs and die cuts on every spread.

Dandelion's Dream

Yoko Tanaka

1/2/2020

Hardcover

What if a dandelion became a dandy lion? With enchanting, ethereal art, this is a wordless story where reality is transformed by imagination.

The Poesy Ring

Bob Graham

1/1/2020

Paperback

The poesy ring flew high, caught by the wind. And with the breeze in its tail, the horse turned and galloped. The ring tumbled end over end, and settled deep in a meadow over the sea…

Rules for Vanishing

Kate Alice Marshall

1/10/2019

Paperback

Once a year, a road appears in the forest. And at the end of it, the ghost of Lucy Gallows beckons. Lucy’s game isn’t for the faint of heart. If you win, you escape with your life. But if you lose…

Rex and the Raven Rescue

Kate Sheppard

1/5/2019

Paperback

When a raven from the Tower of London goes missing during the Blitz, it’s up to scruffy dog Rex to rescue him, with a little help from some royal corgis and Princess Elizabeth.

Secret Weapon

Anthony Horowitz

4/4/2019

Paperback

An essential collection of seven explosive Alex Rider stories by number one bestselling author, Anthony Horowitz.

The Complete Alice

Lewis Carroll

1/12/2018

Book

A multi-award winning classic and its timeless sequel presented in twenty-two beautiful volumes in a gift box.

Animals

Ingela P. Arrhenius

1/10/2016

Hardcover

Over 30 different animals are illustrated in striking graphic style by Ingela P Arrhenius in this stunning gift book.

Owl Babies

Martin Waddell, Patrick Benson

1/10/2016

Boxed Set

“There aren’t many ‘baby books’ that convey this kind of emotional richness supported by a perfect artistic form.” — Washington Post Book World

Where's Wally? The Treasure Hunt

Martin Handford

1/9/2016

Paperback

Join Wally and friends on four fantastic adventures in search of tremendous treasures! Can you solve all of the amazing activities and puzzling puzzles using just your brain power and a pen?

Frida and Bear

Anthony Browne, Hanne Bartholin

1/3/2016

Paperback

Celebrate the power of the imagination with this inspiring picture book, a collaboration between the multi-award winning former Children’s Laureate Anthony Browne and the Danish illustrator Hanne Bartholin.

Dear Greenpeace

Simon James

1/3/2016

Paperback

Celebrating 25 years of this enchanting ecological fantasy from a multi-award-winning picture book creator.

The Lone City 2: The White Rose

Amy Ewing

1/10/2015

Paperback

Violet Lasting is no longer Lot 197; she has escaped surrogacy and is on the run in the Lone City. In this sequel to The Jewel, Violet and her friends are fighting for survival. Nowhere is safe – and never will be – unless Violet can help Lucien destroy the royalty.

What Do Dinosaurs Do?

Various

1/3/2020

Board Book

What Do Dinosaurs Do? gives a unique introduction to the world of dinosaurs, with fun text, contemporary illustrations and an interactive mix of sliders, flaps, fold-outs and die cuts on every spread.

Let's Join In

Shirley Hughes

1/7/2017

Paperback

Four classic stories perfect for sharing at bedtime, by Kate Greenaway winning author, Shirley Hughes.

My Green Day

Melanie Walsh

1/2/2018

Paperback

Make every day a green day with ten simple things to do between breakfast and bedtime.

Infernal Devices Slipcase

Cassandra Clare

1/7/2016

Boxed Set

Danger and betrayal, secrets and enchantment: plunge into the thrilling world of Cassandra Clare’s Infernal Devices trilogy with this beautiful boxset

Rex

Simon James

1/4/2015

Paperback

From the perennially popular author-illustrator Simon James, comes a heart-warming, funny story about being a dinosaur step-dad.

Piggybook

Anthony Browne

1/6/2008

Paperback

A stunning new edition of one of Anthony Browne’s best-loved picture book stories.

Penguin Problems

Jory John, Lane Smith

1/11/2017

Paperback

Little Penguin has problems: his beak is cold; there’s snow everywhere; the water smells salty; he waddles; he looks the same as everybody else. No – it’s not easy being a penguin!

Three Cheers for Women!

Marcia Williams

1/8/2018

Paperback

A celebration of inspirational women from all over the world and throughout history, told in Marcia Williams’ much-loved comic-strip style.

Pink Lion

Jane Porter

1/7/2018

Paperback

A bold and colourful picture book with a heart-warming story about always being yourself.

Bear Moves

Ben Bailey Smith, Sav Akyuz

1/2/2020

Paperback

Everyone’s favourite purple bear is back and bolder than ever in this laugh-out-loud page turner from Ben Bailey Smith and Sav Akyuz.

In the Half Room

Carson Ellis

3/11/2021

Paperback

From the Caldecott Honor–winning creator of Home and Du Iz Tak? comes a gorgeous and quirky tale of an extraordinary room where everything is a half.

Poultrygeist

Eric Geron, Pete Oswald

8/9/2021

Hardcover

From a debut picture-book author and a #1 New York Times best-selling illustrator, a wry take on “Why did the chicken cross the road?” that gives a whole new meaning to “the Other Side.” Cock-a-doodle-BOO!

Daddy

Leslie Patricelli

4/8/2021

Board Book

From everyone’s favourite baby comes a fond and funny ode to a special daddy, for Father’s Day or any day.

I Like Trains

Daisy Hirst

7/7/2021

Paperback

I like trains. I like playing with my train. I like putting all the animals on board so they can go off on a journey.

Mummy

Leslie Patricelli

7/4/2021

Board Book

Every day is Mother’s Day as the inimitable Baby sings Mummy’s praises in a board book full of humour and heart.

Tamar

Mal Peet

1/3/2012

Paperback

Winner of the Carnegie Medal, Tamar is Mal Peet’s astonishing novel about love, lies and secrets in a time of war.

Ten in the Bed

Penny Dale

1/7/2007

Board Book

Join in with the famous counting nursery rhyme in this board book edition of a bestselling bedtime favourite.

It Could Be Worse

Einat Tsarfati

4/8/2021

Hardcover

Could it get any worse? Two shipwrecked sailors have different views of an absurd series of dilemmas in a wry, visually lavish tale for pessimists and optimists alike.

Animals with Tiny Cat

Viviane Schwarz

1/1/2020

Paperback

Let’s make animal noises with Tiny Cat – the loveable feline from Viviane Schwarz’s There Are Cats in This Book, There Are No Cats in This Book and Counting with Tiny Cat.

Maisy Dresses Up

Lucy Cousins

22/4/2013

Paperback

Fun, excitement and colourful costumes aplenty as Maisy and her friends get ready for a party.

Captain Cat

Inga Moore

1/9/2014

Paperback

Let Inga Moore take you on an adventure with Captain Cat and his shipful of cats! New lands, an island Queen, untold treasures and glorious feasts … it will be a journey like no other!

Migloo's Weekend

William Bee

1/4/2017

Paperback

Join Migloo – everyone’s favourite dog – in another hilarious, jam-packed search-and-find story book experience from William Bee, creator of Whatever and author of Worst in Show.

I Like Books

Anthony Browne

1/11/2003

Paperback

Who better than Anthony Browne – and one of his most personable chimps – to celebrate all the fun to be found in the world of books?

Flat Cat

Hiawyn Oram, Gwen Millward

1/2/2020

Paperback

From Hiawyn Oram and Gwen Millward comes a wild, read-aloud celebration of breaking the rules, taking a chance, and having the most brilliant of adventures.

Babymoon

Hayley Barrett, Juana Martinez-Neal

1/7/2019

Hardcover

In a perfect gift for new and expectant parents, a gentle story pays tribute to the wonder and emotion of a family’s first quiet days with a newborn.

Birds

Carme Lemniscates

1/4/2019

Hardcover

A beautiful, lyrical picture book celebrating all kinds of birds and how they inspire and move us.

Ruby in the Ruins

Shirley Hughes

1/4/2019

Paperback

A classic picture book about family life, set in post-war London, from the best-loved and award-winning Shirley Hughes now available in paperback.

Fantastic Faces

1/3/2019

Paperback

Be the star of the show with these fun stage make-up looks from the National Theatre.

My First 123

Shirley Hughes

1/8/2017

Paperback

A delightful introduction to numbers from Shirley Hughes, one of the best-known and most-loved picture book creators.

Nurse Clementine

Simon James

1/3/2013

Hardcover

A gentle and delightful tale charmingly told and illustrated by an award-winning picture book creator.

The Dragon Test

June Crebbin, Polly Dunbar

1/3/2003

Paperback

A lively and engaging Starters title for beginner readers illustrated by acclaimed picture book artist Polly Dunbar, with a friendly text and stylish two-colour illustrations.

It's Mine!

Emma Yarlett

6/10/2021

Hardcover

A hilariously funny, read-aloud story with cut-through reveals, from an internationally celebrated author-illustrator.

Return

Aaron Becker

1/8/2017

Paperback

The eagerly-anticipated finale of Aaron Becker’s wordless trilogy – a spectacular, suspenseful and moving story that brings its adventurer home.

Flat Cat

Hiawyn Oram, Gwen Millward

1/1/2019

Hardcover

From Hiawyn Oram and Gwen Millward comes a wild, read-aloud celebration of breaking the rules, taking a chance, and having the most brilliant of adventures.

Korea: Panorama Pops

Anne Smith

1/6/2017

Hardcover

Bring Korea to life with this beautiful three-dimensional Panorama Pop, featuring the country’s most famous sites.

Soon

Timothy Knapman, Patrick Benson

1/5/2016

Paperback

From the illustrator of Owl Babies comes a new classic – the stunning story of a baby elephant, Raju, and his mother who take an unforgettable journey into the unknown.

The Mumsnet Book of Animal Stories

Various

1/11/2015

Paperback

A beautifully illustrated treasury of charming animal stories written by members of Mumsnet and Gransnet and chosen by a panel of judges led by former Children’s Laureate, Anthony Browne.

Aloud in my Head

JonArno Lawson

1/10/2015

Paperback

New edition of a ground-breaking poetry anthology (Inside Out) in which 21 poets each discuss one of their poems and how they came to write it.

So Cosy

Lerryn Korda

1/2/2015

Paperback

The irresistible joy of snuggling up and getting cosy together is celebrated in this heartwarming story for the youngest readers.

What's the Drama, Malibu Bennet?

Michelle Gayle

1/10/2014

Paperback

After humiliating herself when her derrière goes live on air, Remy Louise Bennet has to work even harder to maintain her celebrity status … but is this what she really wants?

Fangs Vampire Spy Book 2: Codename: The Tickler

Tommy Donbavand

1/11/2013

Paperback

Join Special Agent Fangs Enigma – the world’s greatest vampire spy – and his werewolf sidekick Puppy Brown as they battle society’s worst criminal monsterminds. Second in a new series of comedy horror adventures from the bestselling author of Scream Street.

Daughter of the Flames

Zoe Marriott

1/9/2012

Paperback

A sweeping fantasy chronicling a courageous girl’s fight for freedom and love in a world ravaged by war and religious fanaticism. eBook available.

The Flight of Dragons

Vivian French

1/2/2011

Paperback

Hilarious fourth book in the Tales from the Five Kingdoms series which began with the popular The Robe of Skulls and features many of the same much-loved characters.

The Bag of Bones

Vivian French, Ross Collins

1/2/2009

Paperback

The good witches of Wadingburn are worried – there’s a new witch in town with a bag of magic bones, and she’s so evil she makes their toes ache… Another fun-filled fantasty in the Tales from the Five Kingdoms stories that started with The Robe of Skulls.

Handa's Surprising Day

Eileen Browne

1/3/2007

Paperback

Featuring Handa, star of Handa’s Hen and Handa’s Surprise, this innovative storybook contains three linked stories and is designed to build reader confidence.

Are You Sure, Mother Bear?

Amy Hest, Lauren Tobia

1/11/2017

Paperback

Will everything I love still be there when I wake? Mother Bear’s absolute reassurance – and an unexpected outing – enables a little cub to sleep in a masterful bedtime story.

What's So Special about Dickens?

1/6/2016

Paperback

A winsome, user-friendly introduction to all things Dickens from former Children’s Laureate Michael Rosen, with lively interior illustrations by Sarah Nayler.

The Dog Who Lost His Bark

Eoin Colfer, P.J. Lynch

1/11/2018

Hardcover

A warm, uplifting story for young readers about a boy and his dog and the power of music to heal; a first-time collaboration from two Irish Children’s Laureates.

Bear Moves

Ben Bailey Smith, Sav Akyuz

1/2/2019

Hardcover

Everyone’s favourite purple bear is back and bolder than ever in this laugh-out-loud page turner from Ben Bailey Smith and Sav Akyuz.

Our Favourite Day

Joowon Oh

1/10/2019

Hardcover

Charmingly detailed illustrations help tell a touching tale of the bond between grandparent and grandchild in a quiet yet powerful debut.

The Mumsnet Book of Bedtime Stories

Various

1/10/2014

Paperback

A beautifully illustrated treasury of stories to share at bedtime, written by members of Mumsnet and Gransnet and chosen by former Children’s Laureate, Michael Rosen.

Lizzy Bennet's Diary

Marcia Williams

1/11/2013

Hardcover

Published to coincide with the 200th anniversary of Pride and Prejudice, this is a glorious retelling of Jane Austen’s most famous novel from the point of view of Lizzy Bennet, its feisty heroine.

The Lone City 3: The Black Key

Amy Ewing

1/10/2016

Paperback

The stakes are higher than ever in the third book in Amy Ewing’s Lone City trilogy. Revolution is brewing, and for Violet the fight has become even more personal – her sister has been kidnapped by the Duchess of the Lake.

Brian the Giant

Vivian French, Sue Heap

1/9/2005

Paperback

A lively and engaging Starters title for beginner readers, from bestselling author Vivian French and much-loved illustrator Sue Heap, with a friendly text and stylish two-colour illustrations.

A World of Cities

James Brown

1/10/2017

Hardcover

Bring cities around the orld to life with this beautiful anthology from print-maker James Brown.

Rex and Princess Victoria

Anonymous

1/5/2017

Paperback

A picture book adventure about a scruffy dog who helps Princess Victoria escape Kensington Palace and enjoy a day of fun that she’ll never forget.

Sam Stern's Eat Vegetarian

Sam Stern, Susan Stern

1/6/2010

Paperback

This complete vegetarian cookery bible is packed with recipes for all occasions and presented in Sam Stern’s fresh and accessible style – perfect for vegetarians of all ages and cooking experience.

Off-Limits

Helen Yoon

3/11/2021

Hardcover

For every child who has ever felt that grown-ups have all the fun, a vicarious chance to slip behind the office door — and play with all the tempting things that are “off-limits.”

The Last Beginning

Lauren James

1/10/2016

Paperback

A mystery to be solved in the past. A love to be uncovered in the future. The thrilling follow-up to The Next Together.

Let's Go for a Drive!

Mo Willems

1/10/2016

Paperback

Told entirely in speech bubbles with a repetitive use of familiar phrases, this highly original book from the award-winning author of Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! is perfect for children just learning to read.

Are You Ready to Play Outside?

Mo Willems

1/9/2013

Paperback

One of a series of delightfully humorous award-winning tales for beginner readers from the internationally acclaimed author-illustrator of Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! and Knuffle Bunny.

Our Favourite Day

Joowon Oh

3/8/2022

Paperback

Charmingly detailed illustrations help tell a touching tale of the bond between grandparent and grandchild in a quiet yet powerful debut.

Snakes on a Train

Kathryn Dennis

1/4/2022

Paperback

The conductor takes the tickets as the snakes start crawling on. The tracks are checked, the whistle blows. It’s time to move along. Hissssssssssss goes the sound of the train.

Little Fish's Ocean

Lucy Cousins

2/2/2022

Board Book

A wonderful new title in the Little Fish series by the award-winning and internationally successful author and illustrator Lucy Cousins.