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Children’s Shop

All of the children’s books in the bookshop are here! Books waiting patiently, hopefully, expectantly, on our bookshelves – hoping to be chosen by you!

Use Search Products… to find a particular book or Select a Category to find all books of the same type.

Not sure what exactly which book you fancy? Scroll down below and be inspired by some of our favourites…

Blue Peter 2021

Blue Peter have compiled their shortlist of 3 ‘Best Story’ and ‘Best Books with Facts’ for their 2021 book awards. Find out the winner on 4th march 2021!

Carnegie 2020

Shop the 2020 CILIP Carengie Medal shortlist of children’s fiction!

Kate Greenaway 2020

Shop the annual shortlist for the 2020 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal for best illustrations!

Books For Autumn

Books filled with Autumn leaves, books to celebrate Black History Month in October, books to cosy up and read together as the evenings get darker – here is a selection of some of our favourite new books this Autumn…

New Board Books

Great new books just out this Autumn for babies and toddlers!

Picture Books

Autumn Books for 5-8 year olds

Autumn Books for 9-12 year olds

Autumn Books Filled with Facts

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*** Book of the Month ***

What We’ll Build by Oliver Jeffers


What shall we build, you and I?

I’ll build your future and you’ll build mine.
We’ll build a watch to keep our time.

A father and daughter set about laying the foundations for their life together. Using their own special tools, they get to work; building memories to cherish, a home to keep them safe and love to keep them warm.

From renowned, internationally bestselling picture-book creator and visual artist, Oliver Jeffers, comes this rare and enduring story about a parent’s boundless love, life’s endless opportunities and all we need to build a together future.

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Detectives and spies

Hmm… suspicious… lots of books for sleuths in training!

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Clean Up! by Nathan Bryon and Dapa Adeola

The sequel Nathan and Dapo’s debut Look Up!

Join lovable, passionate Rocket as she sets off on a mission to save a Caribbean island from plastic pollution!

When Rocket goes for a holiday to visit her grandparents, she’s shocked by the pollution that is spoiling their island home and putting the local sea life at risk. Can she think of a way to save the day?

This is a heartwarming, timely and empowering picture book, showing how we ALL can make a difference.

Watch this great video of author Nathan Bryon and illustrator Dapo Adeola as they share clean up tips, taking inspiration from their latest book, ‘Clean Up!’ where Rocket sets off on a plastic-pollution mission to the Caribbean.

New picture books

Snuggle up, squidge in close, time to read together…

Browse all picture books

New books for children aged 5 to 8

Browse all stories for 5 to 8 year olds

New books for children aged 9 to 12

Browse all stories for 9 to 12 year olds

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New books for teens

Browse all YA Fiction for teens

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Celebrating black lives and black writers

A selection of books chosen from the children’s shelves in the bookshop, browse, buy, read and share their stories…

Picture Books



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