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Children's Poetry

100 Brilliant Poems for Children

From Paul Cookson comes 100 Brilliant Poems For Children, featuring the best of the absolute best. The essential poems for every child to read and enjoy...

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A Great Big Cuddle: Poems for the Very Young

Two of the biggest names in children's publishing, Michael Rosen and Chris Riddell, come together in a new poetry collection. The poems in A Great Big Cuddle fizz off the page with sound and rhythm, e..

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All the Wild Wonders

In this celebration of our Earth, distinguished anthologist Wendy Cooling has chosen poems to make children look, think, and ask questions. Why are trees so important? How are motorways damaging our c..

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Animal Lullabies

It's night-time in the Animal Kingdom and time for all the animal children to go to bed. But animal children are every bit as restless as their human counterparts. How do their parents help them to sl..

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Bedtime Rhymes

From Wee Willie Winkie, to Rock-a-bye Baby, the sounds and rhythms of these lovely nursery rhymes are beautifully imagined by Lucy Cousins, illustrator of the Maisy books. They're a playful introducti..

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Big Book of Nursery Rhymes

From the creator of Big Book of My World comes this collection of favourite nursery rhymes. Kali Stileman brings the action rhymes, songs and lullabies to life with her characteristically quirky, fun ..

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Cautionary Tales and Bad Child's Book of Beasts

Adored by generations of readers of all ages, these classics feature witty stories, rhyming couplets, and hilarious drawings. "Cautionary Tales" relates the miserable - but funny - fates that befall n..

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Classic Nursery Rhymes

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Classic Nursery Rhymes

Featuring gorgeous artwork from Enid Blyton's illustrator Dorothy M. Wheeler this book of classic nursery rhymes is the perfect gift. Original artwork from 1916 illustrates nursery favourites includin..

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Complete Nonsense of Edward Lear

Edward Lear was the greatest nonsensicalist of all time. He was the inventor of the limerick and created the Jumblies and The Owl and the Pussycat. This complete edition of Lear's nonsense verse - inc..

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Crazy Mayonnaisy Mum

CRAZY MAYONNAISY MUM is packed with all sorts of poems and rhymes including a sequence of number rhymes, action rhymes, noisy rhymes and more thoughtful pieces too. A real joy. Noisy Garden If tigerli..

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Dirty Beasts

This is a collection of (mainly) grisly beasts out for human blood, ranging from Gocky-Wock the crocodile to Sting-A-Ling the scorpion. It is described in verse with all Dahl's usual gusto and illustr..

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Duck Feet

A poetry book and CD from internationally acclaimed educationalist and author Jill Eggleton...

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Edward Lear's Book of Nonsense and Other Verse

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Emily Dickinson

Let your children discover the works of poet Emily Dickinson in Emily Dickinson. As the premier title in the Poetry for Kids series, Emily Dickinson introduces children to the works of poet Emily Dick..

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Even My Ears are Smiling

Following the publication of bestselling Mustard, Custard, Grumble Belly and Gravy, Michael Rosen has followed up with a brilliant new book of poems that are funny, thought-provoking and always with M..

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Favourite Poems: 101 Children's Classics

Silly, fantastical, romantic, thought-provoking...This new collection includes 101 classic poems that every child should read! Find Tennyson, Keats, Shelley, Wordsworth, Edward Lear, Emily Dickinson, ..

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Goodnight Songs: A Celebration of the Seasons: Illustrated by Twelve Award-Winning Picture Book Artists

Fluffy clouds, butterflies, furry bunnies, and life from a bug's-eye view: This stunning sequel to the New York Times bestseller Goodnight Songs (9781454904465) celebrates the beauty and wonder of nat..

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Granny Does the Boogey: Fun Poems for All Kids Big and Small

Do brothers and sisters ever get on? Is your Granny a little bit silly? Would she really date a wolf? Do witches go to conventions? Does your Mum chat a lot? Would Santa really cancel Christmas? 'Gr..

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I Love My Mum

A gorgeous collection of poems celebrating how wonderful our mums really are. A perfect gift for Mother's Day. Mum is ...Rule maker Side taker Meal provider Bedroom tidier Game player Bug slayer Best ..

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I'm Glad the Sky is Painted Blue

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Illustrated Nursery Rhymes

A beautiful gift edition of over 100 nursery rhymes, lavishly presented with a clothbound cover in an attractive presentation slipcase.Beautifully designed pages with enchanting illustrations bring ea..

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Is This a Poem?: What Makes a Poem, and How You Can Write One

Do you like poems? Are you sure you know what one is?! Join popular poet Roger Stevens for a trip through the different types of poetry: from advertising jingles to football chants, and from free ver..

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Jelly Boots, Smelly Boots

A riotous celebration of words - silly words, funny words, words you only use in your own family, new words, old words, and the very best words in the right order. Melon Melon squashy, melon sloshy. M..

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Jim

Award-winning illustrator Mini Grey turns her inimitable hand to Hilaire Belloc's classic cautionary tale of Jim: who ran away from his Nurse and was eaten by a Lion! First published in 1907, Belloc's..

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Ladybird Christmas Carols

This classic collection of twelve best-loved Christmas carols is perfect for festive family fun. It's so easy to join in - simply listen to the music on the attached CD and sing along with the words i..

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Ladybird Favourite Nursery Rhymes

This beautiful hardback "Ladybird" treasury of favourite nursery rhymes is a beautifully illustrated introduction to many well-loved rhymes that are perfect for sharing with young children from 3+. Wi..

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Ladybird: Classic Nursery Rhymes Collection

Ladybird Favourite Nursery Rhymes is a beautiful treasury of songs that every young child should own. It contains over 100 rhymes, each one beautifully sung. A gorgeous complete collection, this is id..

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Lavender's Blue

This is a definitive collection of nursery rhymes, beautifully designed and illustrated by the influential artist, Harold Jones. This facsimile edition has been lovingly produced to recreate the look ..

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Letterbox Cat & Other Poems

Well-known poet and author Paula Green combines with the talents of Myles Lawford to create a unique poetry book for children...

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Light in the Attic

There's a light on in the attic. I can see it from outside, And I know you're on the inside ...lookin' out. Step inside the mind of Shel Silverstein and you'll discover a magic homework machine, a Pol..

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Love to Sing Songbook CD

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Love to Sing Zoo CD

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Lucy Cousins Treasury of Nursery Rhymes: Big Book of Nursery Rhymes and CD

From Humpty Dumpty, to Rock-a-bye Baby, this wonderful collection of nursery rhymes has been beautifully imagined by Lucy Cousins, illustrator of the Maisy books. Complete with audio recording by CBee..

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Mother Goose's Action Rhymes

From I'm a Little Teapot to Row, Row, Row Your Boat, these twelve classic nursery rhymes and traditional action songs are beautifully illustrated by the award-winning Axel Scheffler, illustrator of Th..

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Mother Goose's Animal Rhymes

From Baa Baa Black Sheep to Mary Had a Little Lamb, these twelve classic nursery rhymes and traditional lullabies are beautifully illustrated by the award-winning Axel Scheffler, illustrator of The Gr..

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Mother Goose's Bedtime Rhymes

From Twinkle Twinkle Little Star to Hush-a-bye Baby, these twelve classic nursery rhymes and traditional lullabies are beautifully illustrated by the award-winning Axel Scheffler, illustrator of The G..

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Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes

From Humpty Dumpty to Jack and Jill, these twelve classic nursery rhymes and traditional lullabies are beautifully illustrated by the award-winning Axel Scheffler, illustrator of The Gruffalo. With a ..

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Mustard, Custard, Grumble Belly and Gravy

"You Can't Catch Me" and "You Can't Put Mustard in the Custard" were first published twenty-five years ago and were groundbreaking in that they were full-colour illustrated new poems for children. "Yo..

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My First Nursery Collection

The collection includes forty-eight favourite nursery rhymes and eight timeless first nursery story classics: The Three Billy Goats Gruff, Henny-Penny, The Gingerbread Man, Three Little Pigs, The Enor..

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My Very First Mother Goose

To a small child, words are magical. And the most magical of all are the beloved, venerable words of Mother Goose. Now folklorist Iona Opie has gathered more than sixty treasured rhymes in their most ..

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Never Tug a Tiger's Tail

A poetry book and CD from internationally acclaimed educationalist and author Jill Eggleton...

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Nonsense Limericks

There was an old man on the Border, Who lived in the utmost disorder; He danced with the cat, and made tea in his hat, Which vexed all the folks on the Border. Enjoy Edward Lear's hilarious, bizarre a..

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Nonstop Nonsense

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Nonstop Nonsense

A joyful jumble of poems, songs and stories. The full colour gift edition of this wonderfully witty and delightfully silly collection of stories and rhyming nonsense from all-star author and artist t..

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Nursery Rhymes

A luxury gift edition of some of the best known nursery rhymes including Humpty Dumpty, The Grand Old Duke of York and Hey Diddle Diddle. A fully illustrated, hardback book, this is clothbound and fin..

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Nursery Rhymes

From Humpty Dumpty, to The Grand Old Duke of York, the sounds and rhythms of these wonderful nursery rhymes are beautifully imagined by Lucy Cousins, illustrator of the Maisy books. They're a perfect,..

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Off by Heart: Poems for Children to Learn & Remember

A wonderful collection of poems that are easy to remember and perfect to recite out loud. New, modern and classic poems, ranging from very short to long. The book also includes tips for readers, teach..

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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

The cat himself knows and will never confess...To celebrate Old Possum's 75th anniversary we have commissioned lively new illustrations from Rebecca Ashdown for T.S. Eliot's original book of Practical..

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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

Cats! Some are sane, some are mad and some are good and some are bad. Meet magical Mr Mistoffelees, sleepy Old Deuteronomy and curious Rum Tum Tugger. But you'll be lucky to meet Macavity because Maca..

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On the Wing

David Elliott's witty verse takes flight with gorgeous illustrations in an enchanting book for bird lovers of all ages. You can take to the sky to explore a glorious array of all things avian, from th..

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