Board books for little ones

By Moon Lane Children's Books & Toys

By Moon Lane Children's Books & Toys

Our bestsellers at the shop...

Numbers, Colours, Opposites, Shapes and Me!: A Pop-Up Book

Ingela P. Arrhenius

£12.99 £12.08

A fun lift-the-flap introduction to first concepts from Ingela P Arrhenius. Lift the flaps in this engaging introduction to colours, numbers, shapes, opposites and the body for the very youngest readers. A quirky first concepts book with a pop-up on each spread from much-loved illustrator Ingela P Arrhenius.

Rainbow Colours

words&pictures and Juliana Perdomo

£8.99 £8.36

Red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, violet! Which colour is your favourite? Introduce your child to the colours of the rainbow with this bright, layered board book. Humorous, rhyming text and bold illustrations introduce each of the seven rainbow colours in turn. Curved and layered 'touch-and-feel' board pages increase in size as you move through the book, developing your child's hand-eye coordination as they turn the pages. The final spread shows a 'rainbow' of children from all around the world, reinforcing a positive message of diversity and inclusivity. Open the rainbow pages, read the rhyming text together and spot the objects in each and every colour.

Goodnight Moon

Margaret Wise Brown and Clement Hurd

£6.99 £6.50

Chosen as one of BookTrust and Supernanny Jo Frost's Best Bedtime Reads for Newborns. This gentle bedtime story, which has lulled generations of children to sleep, is the perfect first book to share at bedtime. In a great green room a little bunny is tucked up snugly and safely in bed and is getting ready to say goodnight to all the familiar things in his room, one by one. Margaret Wise Brown's comforting, rhythmical text accompanied by the warmth of Clement Hurd's classic mid-century illustrations make Goodnight Moon a timeless picture book, which is known and loved around the world. Printed now with a beautifully vivid orange pantone ink to recapture the magic of the 1947 original, Goodnight Moon makes the perfect birthday or christening gift.

Goodnight You, Goodnight Me: A Soft Bedtime Book With Mirrors

Surya Sajnani

£10.99 £10.22

Get ready for sleep time with this gorgeous cloth book for babies. With gorgeous colours, tactile pages and a mirror, this soft cloth book features adorable friendly animal faces and familiar objects that babies will love and respond to. Ideal for reading in prams, cots and changing areas, this is the perfect gift for new born babies.

Colour Me: Who Loves Dinosaurs?: Watch Me Change Colour In Water

Surya Sajnani

£10.99 £10.22

Splish and splash and bring playful scenes to life in full colour just by wetting the pages of this clever dinosaur bath book. Who's your favourite dinosaur? Meet the colourful dinosaur characters from roaring T-rex to smiling brachiosaurus, soaring pterodactyl to strong stegosaurus. Bath time becomes a magical experience like no other with these stunning books from Wee Gallery that are durable and safe to withstand hours of splashy fun, time and time again.

Love Makes a Family

Sophie Beer

£6.99 £6.50

Whether you have two mums, two dads, one parent, or one of each, there's one thing that makes a family a family... and that's LOVE.

Happy Birthday, Maisy

Lucy Cousins

£8.99 £8.36

Celebrate 30 years of Maisy with this extra-special anniversary edition of the classic pop-up book Happy Birthday, Maisy. Cards, presents, balloons ... it's party time! Join Maisy and her friends in a fun interactive adventure, with flaps to lift and tabs to pull on every page. Walker Books is proud to present this extra-special anniversary edition of the classic pop-up story - originally published in 1998 - Happy Birthday, Maisy to celebrate 30 years of our beloved mouse. From friends to learning to fun, it's always more fun with Maisy

Stanley's Numbers

William Bee

£4.99 £4.64

Stanley and Little Woo are learning about numbers in this gorgeous little board book. Join them as they count together from one to ten, counting everything they need for an extra special party!

Stanley's Colours

William Bee

£4.99 £4.64

Stanley and Little Woo are learning about colours. Join them as they look at vehicles in all the colours of the rainbow.

Touchthinklearn: Numbers

Xavier Deneux

£10.99 £10.22

Combining scooped-out die-cuts with raised, shaped elements, two new TouchThinkLearn books offer youngest learners an irresistible opportunity to explore their universe in a hands-on, multisensory way. See the image, trace its shape, say its name: these modes of perception combine in a dynamic way to stimulate understanding of essential concepts. Experience the number 2" both by counting a pair of raised car wheels on one side, and feeling its shape on the other. Featuring a format unlike any other, these groundbreaking books translate abstract thought into tangible knowledge."

TouchThinkLearn: Colours

Xavier Deneux

£10.99 £10.22

Introducing TouchThinkLearn books, the new format which redefines the very young concept book market. They're an ingeniously simple and tactile way of communicating core concepts, allowing the youngest readers to actively explore knowledge in a hands-on, multi-dimensional way. Just seeing the cover, with its powerful combination of die-cuts and raised, shaped elements, readers will know they're in for a very special treat: a book to be experienced on many levels, and conveying 3D visual excitement without the fragility associated with such novelty formats as pop-ups or lift-the-flaps.

Touchthinklearn: Opposites

Xavier Deneux

£11.99 £11.15

Introducing TouchThinkLearn books, a format unlike any other. Combining scooped-out die-cuts with raised, shaped elements, each book is designed to offer the youngest learners an irresistible opportunity to explore their universe in a hands-on, multisensory way. Seeing the image, tracing its shape, saying its name: these modes of perception combine in a dynamic way to stimulate understanding of essential concepts.

TouchThinkLearn: Vehicles

Xavier Deneux

£10.99 £10.22

Featuring spreads each with raised shaped objects that fit into scooped cutouts on their opposite page, these two new TouchThinkLearn books offer the youngest learners an irresistible opportunity to explore their universe in a hands-on multisensory way. Seeing the image, tracing its shape, saying its name: these modes of perception combine in a dynamic way to stimulate understanding of essential concepts. Discover-and experience-a pig by tracing its raised outline on one side and the concave form of the mud puddle it wallows in on the other.

TouchThinkLearn: Wild Animals

Xavier Deneux

£10.99 £10.22

Featuring spreads with raised shaped objects that fit into scooped cut-outs on their opposite page, this new TouchThinkLearn book offers the youngest learners an opportunity to explore in a hands-on, multisensory way. Seeing the image, tracing its shape, saying its name-these modes of perception combine to stimulate understanding of essential concepts. Discover a monkey and its jungle home by tracing the raised outline on one side, and the concave shape on the other! Related words on each spread offer parents and child a springboard for further conversation to encourage the language skills crucial to later successful learning. In a format unlike any other, these groundbreaking books translate abstract thought into tangible knowledge.

Countablock (An Abrams Block Book)

Christopher Franceschelli and Peskimo

£11.99 £11.15

Following on the heels of the successful alphabetic phenomenon, Countablock features thick pages cut into the shape of each number, creating a sort of peek-through guessing game around the number form itself. One egg becomes...one chick! From snowmen to puddles and acorns to oaks, quantities are illustrated twice: both before and after their "transformations." As children interact with the pages, they will familiarise themselves not only with the numbers 1-100 and associated quantities, but with each numeral's physicality -- angles, holes and curves, both front and back. Illustrated by hip British design team Peskimo, this fresh take on the 1-2-3s encourages readers to manipulate numbers in a whole new way.

Alphablock (An Abrams Block Book)

Christopher Franceschelli and Peskimo

£11.99 £11.15

With thick pages cut into the shape of each letter, children and parents will enjoy this peek-through guessing game around the letterform itself. Sprinkles, hot fudge, and cherries hint at I's ice cream sundae, while aquarium accessories hint at F's fish. As readers interact with the pages, they will familiarize themselves not only with the 26 letters and associated words, but also with each letter's physicality-angles, holes, and curves, both front and back. With Peskimo's animated, stylish visuals, this fresh ABC book encourages readers to manipulate the alphabet in a whole new way. Note: illustrations have a retro feel, with imperfect variations in color and texture.

Moo, Cluck, Baa! The Farm Animals Are Hungry: A Book with Sounds

Surya Sajnani

£9.99 £9.29

Updated edition with new and easy-to-press sound chips! Listen as the sounds of the farm come alive and hear the familiar noises of four favourite farm animals... The animals are hungry! Cow wants some tasty hay. Sheep would like some delicious clover. Pig would like a crunchy apple. Luckily, Farmer is on his way and he's brought something for everyone. A wonderfully simple sound book with fun, noisy sound effects that helps babies recognise familiar animal sounds and introduces older toddlers to descriptive words. Durable and tactile, this fun and engaging sound book is ideal for the nursery, the play centre, the changing area - wherever you and your child are! Parents can even switch the sounds off if they wish.

My Dreams: Baby Basics

Xavier Deneux

£9.99 £9.29

This irresistible book invites babies to follow one little boy's whimsical dream as he flies through the air on a magic carpet, climbs up the spine of a dinosaur, and even rides on the back of a whale! BabyBasics books encourage tactile exploration, support hand-eye coordination, and help to develop a healthy sense of awareness. With glow-in-the-dark elements to accompany the enchanting illustrations, this beautiful book makes a wonderful gift for newborns.

My Animals: BabyBasics

Xavier Deneux

£9.99 £9.29

Experts and parents know that hands-on books featuring high-contrast design are best for engaging babies' attention. Little ones won't be able to resist running their hands across the intriguing surface and black-and-white cover of My Animals. Inside the book, peek-a-boo holes allow toddlers to grab and turn each page themselves. And when they do, they'll get a new peek-a-boo surprise! With words to name each animal and small splashes of colours throughout, this clever mix of style and smarts is perfect for any baby - or baby shower!

That's Not My Dragon

Rachel Wells and Fiona Watt

£6.99 £6.50

A touchy-feely board book with simple, repetitive text, tactile patches and bold illustrations suitable for babies and toddlers. A little, white mouse appears on every page, for children to spot.

Listen to the Seaside

Marion Billet

£7.99 £7.43

An internationally bestselling series of board books with amazing real-life sounds! What sounds do a seagull, a sea lion, a dolphin, a deep-sea diver, a boat and an otter make? Push the buttons to find out! Aimed at babies and toddlers, this ground-breaking series of interactive board books has a button on every spread, which plays one of six different exceptional quality sound effects. Children of every age will be captivated as they bring the artwork to life with six amazing real-life sounds.

Sing Along With Me! Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

Nosy Crow and Yu-Hsuan Huang

£6.99 £6.50

Baby's Very First Slide and See Farm

Fiona Watt

£8.99 £8.36

An engaging, interactive board book, specially designed for very young children, full of vivid colours, stylish illustrations and friendly farm animals. Simple slider mechanisms allow the pictures to be transformed, as a monkey swings through the trees, a fish changes its spots and more.

Busy Fire Station

Campbell Books and Jo Byatt

£5.99 £5.57

In this updated edition of Busy Fire Station by Campbell Books, children can have lots of fun pulling, pushing and turning the mechanisms. Join in with the firefighters as they slide down the pole, drive the fire engine and put out a fire while everyone cheers. Children will love playing with this bright and colourful board book with lots to spot, a gentle rhyme and wonderful illustrations by Jo Byatt.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar's First 100 Words

Eric Carle

£8.99 £8.36

Have fun learning first words with The Very Hungry Caterpillar in this brightly coloured chunky board book. Explore familiar themes such as At Home, At the Park, At the Zoo and At the Picnic! Every spread is a colourful, engaging scene - spot The Very Hungry Caterpillar on every page and find hidden words and friendly characters under the multiple flaps.

The Odd Egg

Emily Gravett

£6.99 £6.50

All the birds have eggs to hatch. All except Duck. But when Duck finds an egg of his own to look after he's delighted - it's the most beautiful egg in the whole world! But all the other birds think it's a very odd egg indeed - and everyone's in for a BIG surprise when it finally hatches. A board book with split pages that allow the visual jokes to unfold, The Odd Egg is another witty and lively book from award-winning creator, Emily Gravett. A beautifully illustrated and cleverly formatted tale with a surprise ending that's bound to ruffle some feathers!

Monkey and Me

Emily Gravett

£6.99 £6.50

Monkey and Me by Emily Gravett, twice winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal, is a beautifully illustrated story full of animal fun - perfect for cheeky monkeys everywhere!A mischievous little girl and her toy monkey swing irresistibly through the pages of this playful book. Children will love guessing the animals they pretend to be, before shouting out the answers as the pages are turned to reveal the real creatures. Soon everyone will be waddling like a penguin, jumping like a kangaroo and waving their arm like an elephant's trunk! This edition of Monkey and Me comes in a chunky board book format perfect for little hands.

Dogs

Emily Gravett

£6.99 £6.50

Gorgeous canines of every shape, size and colour are bounding through the irresistible Dogs by Emily Gravett. Can you choose one dog to love best of all? With playful pencil and watercolour illustrations to delight children and adults alike, everyone will long to bark along with the Chihuahua and tickle the Dalmatian's tummy. Emily Gravett has created a wonderfully satisfying book - with a twist in the tail. A classic book in board book format with a smooth and protective hardback cover - perfect for little hands.

Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes

Mem Fox and Helen Oxenbury

£6.99 £6.50

With Mem Fox's gently rhyming text illustrated by Helen Oxenbury, best loved as the illustrator of the classic nursery join-in picture book We're Going on a Bear Hunt, Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes will fast become the essential book for baby playtime - and the perfect gift for a new arrival!

Peepo! (Board Book)

Janet Ahlberg and Allan Ahlberg

£6.99 £6.50

PEEPO! has become a classic for babies and toddlers. It follows a baby through the day in a style full of wit, charm and ingenuity. A series of holes peeping through to the next page leads the child on to the next stage in the day, giving a hint of what is to come. An original books that has long delighted young children - and their parents! 'The best book ever published for babies' - Books for Your Children 'Surely no one - baby, child or adult - could fail to enjoy Peepo!' - Sunday Telegraph 'A book to last a lifetime . . . this is a perfect book for sharing' - Nursery World

Each Peach Pear Plum

Janet Ahlberg and Allan Ahlberg

£6.99 £6.50

A beautiful brand new cased board book version of this classic picture book by the iconic Janet and Allan Ahlberg. Each Peach Pear Plum introduces characters from well-known nursery stories, such as the Three Bears, Mother Hubbard and Tom Thumb, and encourages children to participate and to find the characters hidden in the pictures. The text, with its strong rhyme and rhythm, is perfect to read aloud to very young children, while the game of 'I Spy' keeps children enthralled.

Dear Zoo

Rod Campbell

£6.99 £6.50

'I wrote to the zoo to send me a pet . . .'Rod Campbell's classic lift-the-flap book Dear Zoo has been a firm favourite with toddlers and parents alike ever since it was first published in 1982. Young children will love lifting the flaps to discover the animals the zoo has sent - a monkey, a lion and even an elephant! But will they ever manage to send the perfect pet?With bright, bold artwork, a catchy refrain and a whole host of favourite animals, Dear Zoo is a must for every child's bookshelf - and the thick card pages, chunky cased cover and sturdy flaps make it perfect for small hands.

The Tiger Who Came to Tea

Judith Kerr

£6.99 £6.50

The classic picture book story of Sophie and her extraordinary teatime guest has been loved by millions of children since it was first published more than fifty years ago. Now an award-winning animation! The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be? What they certainly don't expect to see at the door is a big furry, stripy tiger! This warm and funny picture book story from is perfect for reading aloud, or for small children to read to themselves time and again. First published in 1968 and never out of print, it has become a timeless classic enjoyed and beloved by generations of children, and this beautiful cased board book is perfect for little hands. The magic begins at teatime! 'A modern classic.' The Independent "It's no surprise Judith's work is still popular. It owes nothing to the vagaries of style or fashion. Her warmth and humanity are timeless." Michael Foreman

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Eric Carle

£6.99 £6.50

"In the light of the moon a little egg lay on a leaf."*********The Very Hungry Caterpillar is a classic children's story - the essential first book for babies - it has sold over 50 million copies worldwide. Its vivid and colourful collage illustrations and its deceptively simple, hopeful story have helped it become the most read children's book in Britain. With its die-cut pages and finger-sized holes to explore, this is a richly satisfying book for babies and toddlers. In this sturdy board book format, your little one is safe to play and tumble with their copy. This new edition also comes with an extra tough cover, so it can stay beautiful for longer. Eric Carle's iconic illustrations have inspired generations of little readers, and his books are must-haves for every nursery. "Every child should have a copy" - The Telegraph **********Don't miss out on the other Very Hungry Caterpillar and Eric Carle books: Sleep Tight, Very Hungry CaterpillarThe Very Hungry Caterpillar's Birthday PartyWhere Is The Very Hungry CaterpillarThe Very Hungry Caterpillar: Touch and Feel PlaybookThe Very Hungry Caterpillar: Little Learning Library The Very Hungry Caterpillar Big Board BookThe Very Hungry Caterpillar Book and ToyThe Very Busy SpiderThe Bad-Tempered LadybirdFrom Head to Toe

Winnie the Pooh: Surprise! (A Slide & Play Book)

Egmont Publishing UK

£7.99 £7.43

Pull the tabs to surprise Winnie-the-Pooh in this novelty board book! In this fun, interactive board book for young Winnie-the-Pooh fans, Pooh gets lots of surprises as he finds his friends all around the Hundred Acre Wood. Who will he bump into and what are they doing? Pull the tabs to find out! This board format is perfect for little hands, with sturdy pull tabs that young Pooh fans aged 2-4 years old will love moving from side to side or up and down, again and again, to see who they reveal. The beautiful illustrations also include things to look for and to count, to really keep young readers engaged and entertained.

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

Eric Carle

£6.99 £6.50

A board book edition of the bestselling Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?Vibrant artwork and favourite animals make this rhythmic story the perfect introduction to learning about colours. Each spread leads seamlessly into the next and young children will delight in Eric's colourful collage animals and simple repetitive language. The book has been printed in a sturdy board book edition - perfect for little hands!

Postman Bear: 20th Anniversary Edition

Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

£6.99 £6.50

Image for Postman Bear : 20th Anniversary Edition Click to enlarge Postman Bear : 20th Anniversary Edition by Julia Donaldson (Author) Illustrated by:Axel Scheffler Series:Tales From Acorn Wood Format:Board book 12 pages Publisher:Pan Macmillan Imprint:Macmillan Children's Books ISBN:9781529023534 Published:9 Jan 2020 Classifications:Picture storybooks, Pop-up & lift-the-flap books, Early learning: rhyming & wordplay books, Classic fiction (Children's / Teenage), Animal stories (Children's / Teenage) Readership:Children / Juvenile Weight:372g Dimensions:207 x 170 x 20 (mm) Pub. Country:United Kingdom For sale in: All countries Description Lift the flaps and join in the fun with this special anniversary edition of the bestselling preschool classic, Postman Bear by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, creators of The Gruffalo. Bear is writing letters to his friends. But what could his letters be about? Lift the flaps and join Frog, Squirrel and Mole for Bear's special surprise!With sturdy flaps on every spread and rhyming stories that are a joy to read aloud, the Tales from Acorn Wood series has been delighting both parents and toddlers for over twenty years. Celebrate their unending appeal with Postman Bear: 20th Anniversary Edition. Discover more stories in the Tales from Acorn Wood series: Fox's Socks, Rabbit's Nap and Hide-and-Seek Pig.

The Gruffalo: A Push, Pull and Slide Book

Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

£6.99 £6.50

Push, pull and slide the moving mechanisms to meet all your favourite characters from the deep dark wood in this brilliant board book based on the bestselling classic picture book, The Gruffalo - and bring the story to life!Discover what happens when a quick-witted mouse comes face to face with a fox, an owl, a snake . . . and a hungry Gruffalo! Move the magical push, pull and slide mechanisms on every spread to join in the fun. With a short, simple rhyming text based on the original story, The Gruffalo: A Push, Pull and Slide Book is the perfect introduction for preschoolers to The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, and a great gift for fans of the bestselling picture book.

Zog Gift Edition Board Book

Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

£6.99 £6.50

The bestselling picture book, ZOG, by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler is now available as a sturdy board book with a hardback cover. Zog is the keenest dragon in school. He's also the most accident-prone, flying into trees and even setting his own wing on fire. Luckily, a mysterious little girl always comes by and patches up his bumps and bruises. But will she be able to help Zog with his toughest test: capturing a princess?

Room on the Broom: A Push, Pull and Slide Book

Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

£6.99 £6.50

Push, pull and slide the magical moving mechanisms in this brilliant board book to meet all your favourite characters from the bestselling picture book Room on the Broom - and bring the story to life!Wiggle the witch's broomstick to make her and her cat fly happily over forests, rivers and mountains. Push and pull the tabs to see what happens when they are joined by a dog, a bird and a frog who all want a ride and . . . SNAP! Make the broom break in two. Move the magical scene-changing mechanism to scare away the greedy dragon who's hungry for a snack, and then slide out the big tab on the last page to watch the witch and her friends fly off on their brand new truly magnificent broom - whoosh!With a short, simple rhyming text based on the original story, Room on the Broom: A Push, Pull and Slide Book is the perfect introduction for preschoolers to Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, and a great gift for fans of the bestselling picture book.

The Snail and the Whale

Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

£6.99 £6.50

"How I long to sail!" said the tiny snail. The Snail and the Whale is a delightful tale of adventure and friendship by the unparalleled picture book partnership of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, creators of The Gruffalo. One little snail longs to see the world and hitches a lift on the tail of an enormous whale. Together they go on an amazing journey, past icebergs and volcanoes, sharks and penguins, and the little snail feels so small in the vastness of the world. But when disaster strikes and the whale is beached in a bay, it's the tiny snail's big plan that saves the day!This handy board book format is perfect for younger readers. It features the classic story with a stunning redesigned cover and beautiful finish, making it a must-have for even the smallest Donaldson and Scheffler fans!

Monkey Puzzle

Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

£6.99 £6.50

"I've lost my mum!"Where is Monkey's mummy? It's not too much fun being lost in the jungle, and little monkey wants his mum. A kindly butterfly is keen to help, but they don't seem to be having much luck but they don't seem to be having much luck and keep finding the wrong animals! But eventually, they find . . . Dad! It's just as well that he knows exactly where mum is, and she's waiting with a well-deserved cuddle. Monkey Puzzle is a clever, funny and charming tale from the unparalleled picture book partnership of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, creators of The Gruffalo.

Bizzy Bear: Pirate Adventure!

Nosy Crow and Benji Davies

£6.99 £6.50

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers!Today, Bizzy Bear is packing his ship, hoisting the jolly roger and setting sail on an exciting pirate adventure! All little readers will love helping Bizzy steer his ship, dig for treasure and open the treasure chest. A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers. Illustrated by multi-award-winning Benji Davies, illustrator of The Storm Whale, and Grandad's Island Collect the whole series; other title available include: Bizzy Bear: Zoo Ranger, Bizzy Bear: Fire Rescue, Bizzy Bear: Racing Car and lots, lots more!

Bizzy Bear: Train Driver

Benji Davies

£6.99 £6.50

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers!Bizzy Bear arrives at the station just in time to start his exciting new job - as a train driver! Join him as he guides the big green steam engine through the city, across the level crossing, and then up into the high mountains. But where are he and his passengers going, and will they get there on time? A funny little story with loads of details to spot and chat about. This story needs YOU! By pushing, pulling and turning the mechanisms, little hands can move the story onto the next scene and bring the rhyming text to life! The high level of interaction builds confidence and engagement with books, which is a key stepping-stone to reading for toddlers.

The Storm Whale

Benji Davies

£6.99 £6.50

The stunning bestseller by Benji Davies. Noi and his father live in a house by the sea, his father works hard as a fisherman and Noi often has only their six cats for company. So when, one day, he finds a baby whale washed up on the beach after a storm, Noi is excited and takes it home to care for it. He tries to keep his new friend a secret, but but there's only so long you can keep a whale in the bath without your dad finding out. Noi is eventually persuaded that the whale has to go back to the sea where it belongs. For Noi, even though he can't keep it, the arrival of the whale changes his life for the better - the perfect gift from one friend to another.

The Storm Whale in Winter

Benji Davies

£6.99 £6.50

The follow-up to the best-selling The Storm Whale, winner of the 2014 inaugural Oscar's First Book Prize in association with the Evening Standard, in a brand new cased board book format! It's winter time and Noi's island is covered in a blanket of snow. Even the sea is icing over. Noi is worried about the little whale he saved last summer: Can he survive the harsh conditions? Little does Noi know that it's the little whale's turn to save him. A magical and touching story about a lasting friendship. A truly beautiful work packing a real emotional punch. 'At the heart of this emotionally charged story is the joy of a lasting friendship, tender and true' Fiona Noble for The Bookseller, Children's Book of the Month

One Love

Cedella Marley

£5.99 £5.57

Based on the timeless song by Bob MarleyNow available as a board book that is perfect for toddlers and preschoolers to learn about diversity, teamwork, and love. One love, one heart, let's get together and feel all right: Adapted from one of Bob Marley's most beloved songs, One Love brings the joyful spirit and unforgettable lyrics to life for a new generation. Readers will delight in dancing to the beat and feeling the positive groove of change when one girl enlists her community to help transform her neighborhood for the better. It's a testament to the amazing things that can happen when we all get together with one love in our hearts. Heartwarming picture book filled with vibrant and upbeat illustrationsFun book to read or sing aloud for families or elementary schoolsAdapted by Cedella Marley, the oldest child of legendary musician Bob Marley, who has dedicated herself to keeping her father's message and memory aliveFans of Every Little Thing, All You Need is Love, and What a Wonderful World will love this modern take on the uplifting song One Love. Now available as a sturdy board bookMakes a great gift and is a must-have for a child's bookshelfBooks for kids ages 0-4Engaging children's book that teaches diversity and working together through song

Where's Mrs T-Rex?

Ingela P Arrhenius

£6.99 £6.50

The original, award-winning Felt Flap series - perfect for babies and toddlers!Each title in this stylish series has five spreads with friendly characters to find behind colourful felt flaps. In Where's Mrs T-rex?, you're on the look out for Mr Stegasaurus, Mrs Diplodocus, Mr Triceratops and Mrs T rex herself!Lift the final flap and there's a surprise mirror - always a hit with the little ones. Parents adore these books because they are beautiful but tough enough to withstand even the most enthusiastic of young readers. And children love them because they are just so much fun. Other titles in the series include, Felt Flaps Where's Mr Lion?, Felt Flaps Where's Mr Unicorn? and Felt Flaps Where's Mrs Ladybird? Felt Flaps Where's Mr Lion? won Sainsbury's Children's Book of the Year 2017The felt flaps in this sturdy board board are perfect for little ones to turn and tug, which means you can get even the tiniest tot into books and finding the activity fun. Ingela Arrhenius' illustrations are a real bonus. They are bright and retro and sure to capture your baby's attention. A perfect book to share with very little ones.BookTrust

Pop-up Ocean

Ingela P. Arrhenius

£6.99 £6.50

A colourful first pop-up book of the sea, perfect for tiny hands. On the beach, on the waves and under the sea - find lots of ocean things in this colourful pop-up book. With 15 pop-ups and beautifully stylish illustrations by Ingela P Arrhenius, this is a first pop-up book to treasure.

Alice In Wonderland

words&pictures and Cynthia Alonso

£9.99 £9.29

Step inside the classic story of Alice in Wonderland . With gentle, engaging text, beautiful illustrations, die cut and layered pages, all of which encourage the reader to interact with the book and turn each page to delight in the increasingly expansive spreads.

Let's Go, Tractor!

Fhiona Galloway

£6.99 £6.50

Follow Farmer Dog as he works away in his busy, busy tractor! This chunky tractor-shaped board book features concentric die-cut pages and bold, colourful illustrations.

Skip to the Loo! A Potty Book

Sally Lloyd-Jones and Anita Jeram

£5.99 £5.57

"Essential reading for all potty trainees" ObserverIn rhythmic, rhyming beats, Sally Lloyd-Jones gets the party going in a board book that simply rejoices in the call of nature! Everyone is invited to celebrate - from an only lonely dodo to a wibbly woo, Lord and Lady Huff Puff and Ballerina elephant in a tutu, too! When the Potty Party is truly in full swing, Bunny spots that someone very important is missing... Wait! Could it be you? With Anita Jeram's fresh, irresistible pictures, and a surprise mirror on the last page that invites toddlers to join the Potty Party, this is an exuberantly fun invitation to potty trainees everywhere!

Who's on the Loo?

Pat-a-Cake, Fiona Munro, et al.

£6.99 £6.50

Knock, knock! Who's on the loo? Lift the flaps to find out in this hilarious board book featuring spotty, stripy and colourful animals on their matching toilets. With toilet-training tips and tricks to share!Delightful rhyming text and funny illustrations will make this bright board book appealing to preschoolers and parents alike. Every animal, from Zak Zebra to Tilly Toucan, once revealed under the flap, gives out some advice about how to use the bathroom that will serve as great reminders for children who have mastered the potty.