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One of a gripping new adventure series set in Avantia, a kingdom under threat from an evil wizard and six terrifying beasts. Imaginative fantasy that keeps the attention of less keen readers.
Pip is enjoying playing at Posy’s house so much he forgets to use the potty... The first in a new series from the illustrator of the Gruffalo that covers toddlers’ every day experiences.
A beautiful, wordless picture book telling the story of a boy growing up from childhood to parenthood through the changes taking place in the world outside his window.
A read-aloud favourite featuring pea-hating Daisy and her mum’s evermore tempting bribes to make her eat them. Includes a frieze and stickers.
Using novelty mirrors and bright animal illustrations, this small, sturdy board book is fun to share, and can be used to introduce babies to different facial expressions.
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Small Talk is a new website from the National Literacy Trust. It’s full of guidance, activities and videos supporting parents of children aged 0 to 5 to chat, play and read with their child at home as much as possible. Take a look
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