Hairy Maclary felt bumptious and bustly, bossy and bouncy and frisky and hustly with all the neighbourhood cats .... he doesn't expect to meet one cat .. Scattercat.
Over thirty different animals are illustrated in striking graphic style by Ingela P Arrhenius, in this stunning and stylish large gift book, Bold typography and retro charm make this a book that all ages will enjoy. About the AuthorArt and design have always played a big part in Ingela Arrhenius' life. Before her career as an illustrator took off, Ingela worked as an art director in Stockholm. She's since been commissioned for creating print patterns for fabrics, wallpaper, stationary as well as posters, product...
The stunning Peck Peck Peck from multi-award-winning Lucy Cousins is now available as a board book, with colour so exuberant it leaps right off the page.
Today my daddy said to me, _It’s time you learnt to peck a tree._ Little Woodpecker has just learnt how to peck and _ ooh! yippee! _ what fun it is! Off he goes, on his first big pecking adventure, and he peck, peck, pecks his little heart out. He pecks the hat and then the mat, the tennis racket AND the jacket… just LOOK at all the holes he has made!
Is Harry a white dog with black spots or a black dog with white spots??
A classic originally published in 1956, Harry the Dirty Dog is still adored immensely by just about everyone. Harry is a feisty little dog who hates taking a bath. Knowing that his human family is preparing a bubbly tub for him, Harry runs!!
This version is a board book, strong for little hands.
Poor Duncan just wants to colour in. But when he opens his box of crayons, he only finds letters, all saying the same thing: We quit! Beige is tired of playing second fiddle to Brown, Blue needs a break from colouring in all that water, while Pink just wants to be used. Green has no complaints, but Orange and Yellow are no longer speaking to each other. The battle lines have been drawn. What is Duncan to do?
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...
This cute colouring book is sure to tempt anyone with a sweet tooth. Beautifully illustrated by Buster favourite Ann Kronheimer, kids of all ages will love to colour the pages packed with sweet treats. There are so many delicious treats to colour and complete.
This vibrant, internationally-themed colouring book is part of the successful Pretty Patterns series. Finish the partially coloured patterns, from French Fleur de Lys wallpaper to Japanese fans and Indian Henna designs.
"Perfect Patterns" contains even more gorgeous patterns to colour and complete. There are plenty of intricate masterpieces from autumn leaves and bright birds, to butterflies, cakes and kittens.
High feet, slow feet, fast feet, snow feet! So Many Feetˇ introduces young children to the great diversity in the natural world, using feet as an accessible point of entry. The playful, rhyming main text offers some information but is mostly fun to read aloud. The secondary text offers more facts about each animal and what makes its feet so unique. The book ends by asking children whether their feet can do all the things animals feet can do.
Author: Nichole Mara
Illustrator: Alexander Vidal
Learn all about animals that live Down Under with this Alphaprints book of Australian Animals. From cute koalas to creepy red back spiders, the fun illustrations and rhyming text introduce unusual Australian animals to babies and toddlers. Unique and appealing Alphaprints illustration style, taking fingerprint pictures and adding photographs of everyday things for children to spot.
Author: Roger Priddy
A tactile gift for any toddler that makes learning fun.
Author: Aino-Maija Metsola
A tactile board book with 70 first words to see and say.
Exploring the loving relationship between animal parents and their babies, and featuring a tenderly-told rhyming text and heartwarming illustrations, this beautifully designed, padded picture book will be become a firm bedtime favourite. This little sea otter loves spending time with his mummy - learning new things, playing together, or even just holding each other. In fact, every day this little sea otter spends with his mummy is special, just because they are together.
Author: Emma Dodd
First words are everywhere you look, especially in a house! This visually striking picture book catalogs an impressive array of household items, naming the delightful miscellany that comprises a life. The charming collections are creative and unexpected, providing the sweetest of visual snapshots that reinforce word recognition and understanding. In addition to the everyday kitchen, living room, and garden items, there are surprising and smart illustrated spreads featuring “everything for resting,” “everything f...
This Is How We Do It follows the lives of seven REAL kids from Japan, Uganda, Russia, Iran, Peru, India, and Italy for a single day. From the time each kid wakes up until the time they fall asleep, the details of their days differ: their homes are different, their schools are different, even how they play is different. In Japan, Kei plays Freeze Tag. In Uganda, Daphine likes to jump rope. In Russia, Oleg plays hockey almost every day after school. But the shared rhythm of their days and this one world we all sh...
New Ultimate book! So detailed and fun but packed with educational information to make learning fun.
Play-Go-Round play sets encourage imaginative thinking as children engage in hours of creative play. And hours of creative play = hours of fun! This big board book opens up into a giant carousel firehouse held in place with an elastic band on the cover. Budding firefighters will love using the 16 sturdy play pieces-including an easy-to-assemble fire truck-to re-enact a range of exciting scenarios, from putting out a fire to rescuing a kitten trapped high in a tree. Filled with all the hustle and bustle of a busy...
Enjoy her favourite words in this Miffy-shaped board book!
Author: Dick Bruna
A bird arrives, alights on a tree, finds a mate, and build a nest. Soon its eggs will hatch and one brave hatchling will embark on its first flight. This book beautifully depicts the natural cycle of life. The first narrative title in the bestselling TouchThinkLearn series, featuring the hallmark production technique of glued on pieces dovetailing with die-cut openings and add the bonus of removable (and moveable) characters and scenery. The reader is invited to a multisensory participation in the story, from th...
Today I Feel… follows a child through a whole range of emotions, from adored to curious to strong. Not all of the emotions are positive and not all of them are simple, but they are all honest and worthy of discussion with a young child.
Beautifully written and illustrated with subtle watercolours by Madalena Moniz.
Banjo is an old farm dog and Ruby Red is a naughty chicken and they never see eye to eye. Can they ever be friends? A funny and touching story of antagonism and love.
By: Libby Gleeson and Freya Blackwood
Five beautifully illustrated spreads show a series of friendly farmyard animals hiding behind bright felt flaps.
Author: Ingela Arrhenius