Children's

Children's

Children's

Children's

Children's books are often designed for adults too - to read aloud to children or to collect for the quality of illustration, beautiful design or pop-ups.

 

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IRISH FAIRY TALES
JOSEPH JACOBS    Book Number: 36260
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The captivating Irish stories collected in this new edition include both comic tales such as Paddy O'Kelly and the Weasel, and tales of heroes from ancient literature such as How Cormac Mac Art Wen...
PETER PAN AND PETER PAN IN KENSINGTON GARDENS
J. M. BARRIE    Book Number: 23961
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The magical Peter Pan comes to the night nursery of the Darling children, Wendy, John and Michael. He teaches them to fly, then takes them through the sky to Never-Never Land, where they find Red I...
LITTLE PRINCESS
Burnett, Hodgson    Book Number: 20420
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Motherless Sara Crewe was sent home from India to school at Miss Minchin's. Her father was immensely rich and she became "show pupil" - a little princess. Then her father dies and his wealth disapp...
HEIDI

New HEIDI

JOHANNA SPYRI    Book Number: 23991
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Heidi is the heart-warming tale of a small girl's power for good, and it has remained a firm favourite since it was published over 100 years ago. It tells of the orphan Heidi and her idyllic exist...
LITTLE WOMEN & GOOD WIVES
LOUISA MAY ALCOTT    Book Number: 52546
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Describes the family life of the four March sisters living in a small New England community, Meg, the eldest, is pretty and wishes to be a lady; Jo, at 15 is ungainly and unconventional with an amb...
SECRET GARDEN
FRANCES HODGESON BURNETT    Book Number: 23964
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Mary Lennox was horrid. Selfish and spoilt, she was sent to stay with her hunchback uncle in Yorkshire. She hated it. But when she finds the way into a secret garden and begins to tend it, a chang...
TALES OF TROY & GREECE
ANDREW LANG    Book Number: 23983
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Andrew Lang recounts the Homeric legend of the wars between the Greeks and the Trojans. Paris, Helen of Troy, Achilles, Hector, Ulysses, the Amazons and the Wooden Horse all figure in this magical ...
WHAT KATY DID
SUSAN COOLIDGE    Book Number: 23966
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Katy Carr is untidy, tall and gangling and lives with her brothers and sisters planning for the day when she will be "beautiful and beloved, and amiable as an angel". An accidental fall from a swi...
TALES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
LANG    Book Number: 23982
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The beautiful Scheherazade's royal husband threatens to kill her, so each night she diverts him by weaving wonderful tales of fantastic adventure, leaving each story unfinished so that he spares he...
ANNE OF GREEN GABLES & ANNE OF AVONLEA
L. M. MONTGOMERY    Book Number: 23987
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When the Cuthberts send to an orphanage for a boy to help them at Green Gables, their farm in Canada, they are astonished when a talkative little girl steps off the train. Anne, red-headed, pugnac...
VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR BAG TAG
ERIC CARLE    Book Number: 88844
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Instantly recognisable, the jolly caterpillar has a bright red felt face, long purple ears, segmented body in two tones of dark and lime green, six teeny weeny brown feet and big yellow and green e...
WIND IN THE WILLOWS
KENNETH GRAHAME    Book Number: 23799
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Far from fading with time, Kenneth Grahame's classic tale of fantasy has attracted a growing audience in each generation. Rat, Mole, Badger and the preposterous Mr Toad, have brought delight to man...
LITTLE PRINCE
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY    Book Number: 23990
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The Little Prince is a classic tale of equal appeal to children and adults. On one level it is the story of an airman's discovery in the desert of a small boy from anaother planet - the Little Pri...
WATER BABIES
CHARLES KINGSLEY    Book Number: 10832
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Tom, a poor orphan, is employed by the villainous chimney sweep Grimes to climb up inside flues to clear away the soot. While engaged in this dreadful task he loses his way and emerges in the bedro...
ROBINSON CRUSOE
Daniel Defoe    Book Number: 100414
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From its first publication in 1719, 'Robinson Crusoe' has been printed in over 700 editions. It has inspired almost every conceivable kind of imitation and variation, and been the subject of plays...
AESOP'S FABLES
AESOP    Book Number: 23956
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Aesop's celebrated collection of fables has always been popular with both adults and children. These simple tales embody truths so powerful, the titles of the individual fables - the fox and the gr...
GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES
J.L.C. AND W. C. GRIMM    Book Number: 23971
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The Brothers Grimm rediscovered a host of fairy tales, telling of princes and princesses in their castles, witches in their towers and forests, of giants and dwarfs, of fabulous animals and dark de...
THE ENCHANTED CASTLE
E. NESBIT    Book Number: 23988
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When Jerry, Jimmy and Cathy discover a tunnel that leads to a castle, they pretend that it is enchanted. But when they discover a Sleeping Princess at the centre of a maze, astonishing things begin...
BUILD YOUR OWN PRINCESS PALACE
EDITED BY CAROLINE RICHARDS    Book Number: 90287
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It's the day of the Royal Ball and Amelia hasn't planned anything at all. Will she be able to get the palace ready for the party in just one day? Join her and her friends as they hunt for decorat...
RILLA OF INGLESIDE
L. M. MONTGOMERY    Book Number: 90436
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By the author of Anne of Green Gables, L. M. Montgomery (1874-1942) was born on Prince Edward Island, Canada where she spent her childhood living with her grandparents in an old farmhouse. Anne of...
JUST SO STORIES
RUDYARD KIPLING    Book Number: 23978
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These witty stories were originally told by Rudyard Kipling to his own children. In them he gives fanciful accounts of how and why things came to be as they are. Generations of children have deligh...
ENGLISH FAIRY TALES
ILLUS. BY ARTHUR RACKHAM    Book Number: 23992
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This book contains over 40 of the best-loved fairy stories, beautifully illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Favourites such as Jack the Giant-killer, Jack and the Beanstalk, Dick Whittington, The Three...
MOTHER GOOSE
Rackham, Arthur    Book Number: 10842
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Traditional rhymes and stories have been collected under the wing of Mother Goose for centuries and this collection of favourite nursery rhymes has been put together by the famous illustrator Arthu...
TALES FROM KING ARTHUR
LANG    Book Number: 23981
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In this selection of plays by the master folklorist Andrew Lang, the reader is taken into the romantic world of the gallant Knights of the Round Table and their courageous and chivalrous deeds, fai...
BOATS: Art for Kids Jigsaws
KLAUS CARL    Book Number: 90797
Published price: £14.95
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The Bridge at Argenteuil by Claude Monet, Fishing Boats at Saints-Maries by Vincent Van Gogh, Port of St. Tropez by Paul Signac, Boats in the Port of Honfleur by Claude Monet, The Roads at Kronstad...
MOONFLEET

New MOONFLEET

FALKNER    Book Number: 100413
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When 15 year-old orphan John Trenchard is banished by his Aunt Jane, he goes to live at the local inn with the mysterious Elzevir Block, whose son has been killed by Customs Officers. Unofficially ...
KIDNAPPED

New KIDNAPPED

ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON    Book Number: 23995
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Set in Scotland in 1751, Kidnapped remains one of the most exciting adventure stories ever written. It tells of how young David Balfour, orphaned, and betrayed by his uncle Ebenezer who should have...
WHAT KATY DID AT SCHOOL AND  WHAT KATY DID NEXT
SUSAN COOLIDGE    Book Number: 38767
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Continues the story of the high-spirited and rebellious American girl, Katy Carr, and her family, who first appeared in What Katy Did. What Katy Did at School is a compelling tale of the intrigues ...
THE PRINCESS AND THE GOBLIN
GEORGE MACDONALD    Book Number: 71170
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When Princess Irene and her nursemaid stay out too late one night and are chased home by goblins, a young miner boy called Curdie comes to their rescue. So begins a fantastic adventure in which Ir...
VELVETEEN RABBIT AND OTHER ANIMAL ADVENTURES
EDITED BY N. TRAYLER-BARBROOK    Book Number: 76211
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This endearing edition proudly includes the original telling of the beloved tale, The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams. Together, we travel alongside the Velveteen Rabbit on his magical journey...
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