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Follow the Trail from DK Books – Minibeasts & Baby Dinosaurs

Baby Dinosaurs and Minibeasts are two brilliant new books from the Follow the Trail series by DK Books. Straight away little ones are invited to take a peek through a small hole on the front cover where they can discover what creatures are waiting for them.  This lovely feature is repeated throughout the book with a hole on every page teasing… Continue reading Follow the Trail from DK Books – Minibeasts & Baby Dinosaurs

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Really Feely Books from DK Books – Baby Animals & Farm

Spring is almost definitely here and these board books from DK Books are the perfect way to introduce very young children to the new sights and sounds of the season. Baby Animals and Farm are part of a new series of Really Feely books. These incredibly tactile books are a delight for little hands with so many different textures and raised pictures to feel.… Continue reading Really Feely Books from DK Books – Baby Animals & Farm

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Playtown by Roger Priddy, illustrated by Dan Green

Playtown by Roger Priddy, illustrated by Dan Green and published by Priddy Books is a fun and engaging lift-the-flap book for young children. Each page shows a different scene in Playtown from shops on the high street and travellers at the train station to staying at a hotel and visiting the zoo. Rich in colour and detail, this book is… Continue reading Playtown by Roger Priddy, illustrated by Dan Green

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Town and Country by Craig Shuttlewood

What things are different in the town and the country? What things are the same? Town and Country by Craig Shuttlewood is a unique book published by Ivy Kids that explores towns and the countryside. This is really two books in one, filled with bright and lively scenes from towns, but when you turn the book upside down you see the same… Continue reading Town and Country by Craig Shuttlewood

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Jane Foster’s ABC

ABC is a delightful first word book by author and illustrator Jane Foster, published by Templar Publishing. First word books are a lovely introduction to sharing books with your baby and what better than this fabulously stylish book that will appeal to adults as much as children. Starting with “A is for armadillo”, which makes a refreshing change from apples, the… Continue reading Jane Foster’s ABC

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What’s Inside Your Tummy Mummy? by Abby Cocovini

The idea of having a new sibling can be a difficult one for young children to understand. What’s Inside Your Tummy Mummy? written and illustrated by Abby Cocovini and published by Red Fox is the perfect book to help them make sense of it. We were given this book when I was expecting my youngest son and my eldest… Continue reading What’s Inside Your Tummy Mummy? by Abby Cocovini