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A touching, timely and tender exploration of refuge and migration for the youngest readers, this picture book offers a moving insight into the real journeys being made by children today.Winner of the Klaus Flugge Prize 2018.
Everyone wants to catch the Gingerbread Man, but hes just too fast for them. Until he reaches a river, and meets a suspiciously helpful fox. With lively text and enchanting illustrations, this fresh new version of the classic tale is a book to treasure.
The classic story by L. Frank Baum, retold for children growing in reading confidence and ability. When Dorothy is whizzed to Oz in a tornado, she lands in a place where nothing is quite as it seems. Can she find the Wizard, defeat the Wicked Witch of the West, and be granted her wish to return to Kansas?
Naughty Goldilocks sneaks into the bears' house and eats all their porridge, breaks their furniture and sleeps in their beds. She is in for a surprise when the bears return home... Simply written in lively, flowing text, Usborne First Reading books are designed to capture the imagination and build the confidence of beginner readers. This book includes audio and links to downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes. "e;Crack reading and make confident and enthusiastic readers with this fantastic reading programme."e; - Julia Eccleshare
A delightful picture book about a wonderfully wet walk. Simple text and colourful illustrations introduce the science of rain to very young children. This is a highly illustrated ebook that can only be read on the Kindle Fire or other tablet.
Down by the riverbank, Mole, Ratty, Badger and Toad are about to begin their adventures. Join in the fun with this beautifully illustrated retelling of Kenneth Grahame's classic tale. This is a highly illustrated ebook that can only be read on the Kindle Fire or other tablet.
A moving retelling of E. Nesbit's much-loved story about three children whose lives change forever the day their father disappears. Simple text and colourful illustrations capture the essence of this classic story for young children. Beautiful full colour ebook, best viewed on a tablet.
Believe it or not, elephants used to be able to fly. But flying elephants were big trouble... Simply written in lively, flowing text Usborne First Reading books are designed to capture the imagination and build the confidence of beginner readers. This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes. "e;For every parent, child and teacher weary of the monotony of the average reading scheme, Usborne's First Reading series will offer rays of sunlight. The books are carefully levelled and offer a huge variety of accessible and fun, fiction and non-fiction."e; - Tamara Linke (Proprietor, Tales on Moon Lane Bookshop)
Tip, turn and shake the book to save the day in this immersive, action-packed story that places readers in control of the action! Max and his little sister, Ada May, love feeding the ducks. What could possibly go wrong? Young heroes will scream with laughter as they tilt, blow, shake, flick and shout at the book to avert catastrophe and save the day for Ada May. By international best-selling children's author, Elizabeth Dale.
Join the noisy foxes as they learn about home and belonging in this funny tale. Written and illustrated by Amy Husband, The Noisy Foxes follows a family of foxes who decide to move out of the big, noisy city to look for somewhere quieter to live ... but nowhere seems quite right! Distinctive collage style illustrations add to the charm of this humorous 'grass isn't always greener' tale.
A laugh-out-loud tale about bravery, friendship and very big lies! When a little orange fish with a very big family feels ignored, he starts to look for attention elsewhere. This humorous story about bravery, friendship and tall tales shows that sometimes even the littlest fish can make a big difference! A funny book to boost self-esteem and teamwork.
Dance along with Bear in this uplifting story about perseverance. One day Bear spots a poster for an ice-skating competition and despite past failures, he enters and wins! The Bear Who Never Gave Up is an uplifting story that will encourage children to persevere in order to reach their potential and fulfil their dreams.
Sharing leads to an amazing discovery in this charming friendship story with a surprise dinosaur ending. When Tig uses a stick to draw in the snow, she notices something strange and interesting sticking out of the ground. Best friends Tig and Tog must learn to share and work together to dig the thing out - and the stick just isn't enough for the job! A tale of friendship, teamwork and learning to share.
Action-packed, swashbuckling adventures set in a magical island world! A battle for the magical world of Lemuria is raging and an evil sorceress called Obsidian is on the brink of victory. Get ready for swashbuckling adventures with the Princess Pirates as they use their magical powers to help the people and animals of Lemuria, whilst embracing the values of teamwork, friendship, girl power, courage, and loyalty. Join Jade in book 2 as the Princess Pirates start to master their super powers and use them to rescue the people and animals who live in the clockwork city. Their friendship will be put to the test as they battle against the wicked Obsidian.
Friendship wins the day in this story about two very different animals. Cat slept in the day. Dog slept at night. But every evening they met for their daily scrap. After their biggest fight ever, Cat and Dog decide to come out at different times. And guess what ... they miss each other! A heart-warming tale about an unlikely friendship and learning to accept others, even when they are different from you.
A lonely young prince wants to get married, but how can he find a real princess? This stunningly illustrated version of Hans Christian Andersen's classic fairy tale is specially written for children who are just beginning to read, and features simple text and beautiful illustrations by Lorena Alvarez on every page.
The much-loved Christmas poem is brought to life in this beautiful 30-piece jigsaw and picture book set, charmingly illustrated by John Joven. Presented in a sturdy, attractive box, this is a delightful way for children to discover the festive classic. The large jigsaw pieces are suitable for little hands and the completed puzzle measures 35x35cm.
Once, when the world was new, Camel had no hump. This is the tale of how that changed. A charming retelling of one of Rudyard Kipling's beloved Just So Stories, specially written for children who are learning to read and beautifully illustrated by John Joven. With puzzles and answers at the back of the book.
Follow Gerda on her quest to save her best friend from the evil Snow Queen's frozen palace in this lyrical retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's classic fairy tale, beautifully illustrated by Elena Selivanova. Stunning pictures combined with simple text brings this magical tale to life.
A picture book version of the classic fairy tale. When Goldilocks stumbles upon an empty cottage with three bowls of porridge laid out for breakfast, she sits down to find one that's just right. Little does she know that the porridge belongs to three bears who are on their way home. Featuring colourful illustrations by Lorena Alvarez.
Who keeps helping the old shoemaker and making such wonderful shoes while he sleeps? And how can the shoemaker repay their kindness? Find out in this joyful retelling of the classic fairy tale for little children, gorgeously illustrated on every page by John Joven.
Little Red Riding Hood is off to visit her Grandma. But waiting in the woods is a very hungry wolf with a very cunning plan... This delightfully illustrated version of the classic fairy tale is specially written for children who are just beginning to read, with simple text and colourful illustrations by Lorena Alvarez on every page.
Everyone knows the story of farmer Macdonald and the multitude of noisy animals who live in his farm, quacking, mooing and neighing as they go about their business. In this picture book, the tale is brought to life with rich, colourful illustrations.
A rollicking romp filled with thrills, chills and laughter - Wolfman has escaped! Part of Barrington Stoke's picture book range for all the family, with easy-read font.