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Younger children will love reading about the adventures of the various characters in this classic series. In this story Thomas is delivering bricks to repair the bridge, but he’s in for a bumpy ride!
Ideal for babies from birth upwards. Use the vehicle-shaped tabs to turn the pages and look at all the different types of transport and the noises they make. Also available as an iPad app.
A laugh out loud tale of Biff who is not like ordinary dogs. Biff doesn't think he's a dog, Biff thinks he's a ballerina, which is all very well - but dogs don't do ballet - do they?
A short chapter-book introduction to a very popular author for new readers. Lizzie isn’t happy about having a new step-family and decides to stop talking. Can anything or anyone make her unzip?
Young children will love this very bold and bright picture book, with its easy-to-lift flaps and humourous rhyming text about the ‘zoopermarket’, where the food is not all it seems!
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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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