There's no place like home, but poor Florence Firefly is lost, and there are so many bright lights shining in the night sky she doesn't know which way to go. In this brilliant interactive picture book, children can help Florence on her journey by encouraging her to fly faster, suggesting which direction to take and making a wish.
Suitable for Moomin fans young and old, and features sumptuous artwork. Tove Jansson was born in Helsingfors, Finland, in 1914, this title features wonderful scenery, from the towering Moominhouse, through the forest, over the bridge and down to the sea...
Horton the kindly elephant has his work cut out saving the tiny Whos who live on a speck of dust - no one else believes they are there! But Horton eventually convinces everyone that 'A person's a person, no matter how small'! With a special jacket to tie-in with the brand new animated movie from 20th Century Fox.
The whole kingdom is plagued by the screeching, howling din made by the Nasties, so the King sends Sir Ned to deal with them. A wolf, a witch and a troll help Ned along the way, but it turns out he has walked into danger - these three are the notorious Nasties themselves!
Stomp! Stomp! Stomp! This is the way we stomp our feet. This is the way we like to eat, Chomp! Chomp! Chomp! Stomp! Chomp! Big Roars, Here come the dinosaurs! This action rhymes book focusses on dinosaurs, and includes fun rhymes about various things. It is illustrated with dinosaur characters.
Beware the Monster in the Hood! He's GRUMBLY. And RUMBLY. And frighteningly HUNGRY! But are things always what they seem? With lots of suspense and build up with every single page turn, this is a witty cautionary tale with a thrilling twist at the end, from the award-winning creator of 'The Queen's Hat', 'Please Mr Panda' and 'Betty Goes Bananas'.
The world's finest Ladderless Window-Cleaning Company, of course! This title features all ingredients such as pursuit of walnuts, salmon and the pink and purple flowers of the tinkle-tinkle tree, not to mention the Grand Opening of The Grubber.
This is the first collection ever of Poe stories illustrated with the influence of steampunk. Running Press Teens has selected some of the most popular, thrilling, and memorable stories and poems by the classic 19th-century American writer. Every Poe story and poems is fully illustrated with steampunk-inspired art.
Elmer, the joking, multi-coloured elephant, is back - this time playing a practical joke on his friends which involves painting them all Elmer-coloured and himself grey. The only way to tell which is the real Elmer is to get them to swim in the river.
A picture book with a large fold-out picture. Little Panda can't sleep, so his dad brings him a drink and suggests counting imaginary sheep. That doesn't work, so he tries cows and tigers and pigs and elephants and polar bears - and soon his room becomes a zoo.
First published in 1997, the simple text and bright pictures make it easy for young children to relate to Ellie's situation. When Ellie wakes up, her mum helps her to dress, but where are her shoes? They hunt all through the house, and eventually they are found at the bottom of a big cardboard box. Ellie puts them on and is ready for the day ahead
First published in 1997, the simple text and bright pictures introduce very young children to life on the farm. It is breakfast time, but before Ellie can sit down, she and her dad have to see to the rabbits, geese and goats. Once all the animals are fed, Ellie's last job is to collect the eggs for her own breakfast.
In the middle of the night, all the toys are fast asleep except Little Bear. A noise has woken him. Rabbit says it's probably just the wind outside, but when a white shape glides past the two friends dive for cover. Soon all the toys are wide awake and searching for their midnight visitor.
A boy watches as a baby seal is born on the rocks near his home and from that moment a special friendship is created between them. Despite his disability, the boy is a keen surfer and he enjoys many afternoons surfing with the seals. One day in some very rough seas, the young seal saves his life.
An alphabet book with a story about two children and their pet gazelle who head off, treasure map in hand, on an underground journey into a place where monsters and pirates roam. Will they find the treasure? Will they get out alive? Will the alphabet ever be the same again?
It's springtime and Mr McGreely can't wait to fill his tummy with the yummy, crispy, fresh vegetables from his garden. But when three hungry bunnies appear, he is so angry, he sets about building fences, walls and trenches to keep them out.
It's bedtime for Josie, Rosie and Little Rick. Dad's tucked them in, each in their own bed, as snug as snails. But while he is trying to enjoy some quiet time by himself, each child tries to find a better place to sleep. And so they go, one by one, on a bedtime dance around the house.
When twins Minnie and Max are read a story about the pairs of animals in Noah's Ark, it gives them an idea for a lively bedtime game. On the stairs, they're tigers; in the bathroom, they splash like crocodiles. But when Dad tucks them up, they curl up like two little mice and fall fast asleep.
A New Testament for children. The text should be suitable for reading aloud to young children and for older children to read to themselves. It seeks to stick closely to the traditional text and there are accompanying illustrations in colour by Linda Edwards.
Join King Rollo and his friends - the magician, Cook, Queen Gwen and Hamlet the cat - as King Rollo tries to wash up the dishes, blows up balloons, invites King Frank to tea, and helps the magician to find his book of spells.
Four stories about King Rollo and his faithful friends, Magician, Cook, Queen Gwen and Hamlet the cat. It includes: "King Rollo and the Playroom", "King Rollo and the Breakfast", "King Rollo and the Dog", and "King Rollo and the Mask".
In this playful picture book, Goldfish counts to ten while Heidi finds a place to hide. He looks everywhere in the bowl but finds no sign of her. When Goldfish ventures outside, he comes face to face with cat and learns a whole new game.
Heavy with eggs, a tortoise is washed up on a remote island. Disaster strikes when seagulls steal the precious eggs; so, she sets off in search of a mate. The whole island is explored and it seems that she is the only creature of her kind left in the world. Then one day, she sees baby tortoises coming towards her! Not all her eggs have been lost!
What does Mum have to do to get Daisy to eat her peas? An extra pudding, a chocolate factory, or a space rocket with double retro laser blammers? Whatever Mum offers, Daisy still can't stomach those gross green peas and comes up with an idea that will turn the tables and make someone else suffer.
First published in 1998, this story for 4-7 year-olds is based on a true family story. Jack's favourite place is his grandfather's shed, an upside-down boat on the beach. There he learns about boats and sailing. Grandfather helps him build a raft to sail in the big race. It might be the smallest vessel, but with helping hands Jack is the winner.
When an old donkey sets out on the road to fame and fortune as a musician he invites others who are down on their luck to join him. The way in which they realize their dream is full of humour and some surprises in this rhythmical version of "The Musicians of Bremen".
Hoot is a very small owl and Holler is a much bigger one. They love each other very much but Hoot is too little to say so and Holler is too shy. When a big gust of wind blows them to opposite ends of the Great Wood, the pair soon realize how important it is to tell you friends just how you feel.
Slow Loris was a slow loris and he was very slow. He lived in a zoo. The visitors thought him boring. The other animals did too. 'It took Loris ten minutes to eat a satsuma ...twenty minutes to get from one end of his branch to the other ...and an hour to scratch his bottom. But Slow Loris didn't care. He had a secret.