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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Tummies will be rumbling!

14 may 2017

Tummies will be rumbling!

This picture book definitely comes with a warning, read it with a full tummy or make sure your kitchen is stocked ready to get baking after you’ve finished reading! 

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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 ...

£6.99

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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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3+ years

The Gingerbread Man

Mara Alperin, Miriam Latimer

The Gingerbread Man

The cheeky little gingerbread man is having so much fun! He scurries away from Mr and Mrs Baker and all the hungry animals, but then he meets a crafty fox ...Will the gingerbread man meet a sticky end? My First ...

£6.99

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Fly away on a new adventure!

23 april 2017

Fly away on a new adventure!

This week we’re reviewing a new release from Indie Publisher Big Sunshine Books. The company, founded by Caroline Baxter in 2015, aims to publish bright books for bright minds focusing on the ...

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9+ years

Draculaura and the New Stepmomster

Perdita Finn

Draculaura and the New Stepmomster

Draculaura brings her ghoulfriends on a special trip to Transylvania for her dad's wedding. Dracula is getting a new wife, and Draculaura is getting a new stepmomster! Read all about her fangtastic adventure in this brand new Monster High ...

£5.99

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