10 beautiful picture books every family will adore
One of the most iconic picture books, every household needs a copy of Elmer. Fall in love with the patchwork elephant in David McKee’s first book, which has sold over two million copies worldwide. Elmer is here to let everyone know, it’s ok to be different.
What the Ladybird Heard
Don’t underestimate the tiny ladybird. When Hefty Hugh and Lanky Len hatch a plot to steal the farm’s prize cow, it is the most unsuspecting of animals who saves the day. Children will love this wonderful rhyming tale and spotting the little glittery ladybird on each page. Where will she be hiding next?
The Smartest Giant in Town
Meet the tall and friendly giant (whose heart is better than his dress sense) in this lovely tale.
The Gruffalo's Child
Your little ones will undoubtedly be enchanted by the tale of the Gruffalo. And in this sequel, the Gruffalo’s child ignores her father’s warnings to go out into the snow, believing that the Big Bad Mouse doesn’t really exist… or does he?
Cat sits on mats, hare sits on chairs, mule sits on stools, but what if frog doesn't want to sit on his log? Silly animal humour and great illustrations will have your tots howling with laughter.
The Jolly Postman
Do you remember this from your childhood? Janet and Allan Ahlberg's iconic book about a jolly postman delivering beautiful pull out letters has sold over 5 million copies worldwide and has a rightful place in everyone's home. He delivers a letter of apology for the three bears from Goldilocks, a postcard from Jack for the giant, and a solicitor's letter for the wolf who is Little Red Riding Hood's grandma.
I want my hat back
The bear's hat has gone. And he's not happy about it. In a quest to get it back, he asks every animal he comes across if they have seen his hat, each sharing a more elaborate tale than the last. It will leave big and little kids alike smiling from ear to ear.
Please Mr Panda
What a grumpy panda you are. Yet as his animal friends try and share his doughnuts, Mr Panda teaches the reader about the importance of manners.
Aliens Love Underpants
Aliens have landed on Earth, but they’re not here to take over our planet - they just want to steal your pants! You see, Aliens love underpants, but there are no underpants in space. This whacky and hilarious tale is sure to enchant the whole family.
You can't take an elephant on the bus
'You can't take an elephant on the bus, It would simply cause a terrible fuss!' But what about putting a whale on a bike or a tiger on a train? This riotous book shows how animals should never ever travel.