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  • Baby Baboon

    By Mwenye Hadithi, Adrienne Kennaway
    Authors:
    Mwenye Hadithi
    Illustrated by:
    Adrienne Kennaway
    Leopard is hungry, but he is also lazy. How will he catch his dinner? Leopard recruits the help of Baboon and Baby Baboon to trap Hare whom he plans to eat for his dinner. But Leopard is outwitted and Baby Baboon laughs and laughs.This is the story of how Leopard came to lie in wait in the trees and why you just might hear Baby Baboon laughing and laughing.
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  • Baby Funshine Bear

    An adorable Care Bears board book - the perfect way to explore feelings and emotions with your baby.In this book Baby Funshine Bear finds fun in everything - waking up is joyful, the day is filled with laughter and every hug is warm and full of love. Full of happiness and smiles this is the perfect book to read aloud and cuddle up with.Care Bears will be celebrating their 35th anniversary in 2017, ready for a new generation to fall in love with Tenderheart, Grumpy, Cheer, Funshine, Share and Wonderheart!Look out for more titles - from board books and sticker acitivities to bumper books and early readers filled with adventure and fun, all with the Care Bears special brand of caring.Watch the Care Bears and Cousins and Welcome to Care-A-Lot TV series on Netflix. Welcome to Care-A-Lot is also available on Tiny PopVisit the Care Bears at www.carebears.com as well as:https://www.youtube.com/user/carebearshttps://www.facebook.com/CareBearshttps://www.instagram.com/carebears/ https://www.pinterest.com/carebearsagp/meet-the-care-bears/https://twitter.com/carebears
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  • Baby Grumpy Bear

    An adorable Care Bears board book - the perfect way to explore feelings and emotions with your baby.In this book, Baby Grumpy Bear is feeling blue and doesn't want to play. What will cheer up Baby? All about feeling cross and shouty, this book will soothe and calm, making it perfect to read aloud and cuddle up with.Care Bears will be celebrating their 35th anniversary in 2017, ready for a new generation to fall in love with Tenderheart, Grumpy, Cheer, Funshine, Share and Wonderheart.Look out for more titles - from board books and sticker activities to bumper books and early readers filled with adventure and fun, all with the Care Bears special brand of caring.Watch the Care Bears and Cousins and Welcome to Care-A-Lot TV series on Netflix. Welcome to Care-A-Lot is also available on Tiny Pop.Visit the Care Bears at www.carebears.com as well as:https://www.youtube.com/user/carebearshttps://www.facebook.com/CareBearshttps://www.instagram.com/carebears/ https://www.pinterest.com/carebearsagp/meet-the-care-bears/https://twitter.com/carebears
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    Baby On Board

    By Kes Gray, Sarah Nayler
    Authors:
    Kes Gray
    Illustrated by:
    Sarah Nayler
    A reissue of Kes Gray's first picture book for Hodder and Sarah Nayler's first ever picture book. It is a funny, colourful, and clever book that will provide perfect entertainment for young children.The story traces the 9 months during which a family await the birth of a new baby. Written from the eyes of a small child, we are given hilariously funny descriptions of the development of the baby in Mum's tummy and accounts of family life as the baby's birth draws near. Each month, the pages in the book get bigger, reflecting increase of time and size, until at the end the pages are full size, as is the baby, ready to be born.This book will appeal to all young children, and will assist their understanding and development.'A clear, often witty, text combines perfectly with the pictures to make this a most original picture book.' - Books For Keeps
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    Baggy Brown

    By Mick Inkpen
    Authors:
    Mick Inkpen
    From the creator of Wibbly Pig and Kipper, this classic story celebrates friendship and teddy bears.Baggy Brown was born at Better Bears Limited. Only he wasn't born as Baggy Brown, but Number One. And as a special limited edition bear, he was due to be presented to the Royal Baby, daughter of King and Queen of Thingland. But this isn't quite what happened. This is the story of how Alfie found and named Baggy Brown and the beginnings of a very special friendship.'Echoing the theme of the children's classic The Velveteen Rabbit, Baggy Brown reminds children that the best-loved toys are usually the oldest and shabbiest, and that being scruffy and worn is a sign of having been loved.' The Observer
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    Baggy Brown and the Royal Baby

    By Mick Inkpen
    Authors:
    Mick Inkpen
    From the creator of Wibbly Pig and Kipper, this new edition of Baggy Brown celebrates friendship, priceless teddy bears and royal babies.Baggy Brown was born at Better Bears Limited. Only he wasn't born as Baggy Brown, but Number One. And as a special limited edition bear, he was due to be presented to the Royal Baby, daughter of King and Queen of Thingland. But this isn't quite what happened. This is the story of how Alfie found and named Baggy Brown and the beginnings of a very special friendship.'Echoing the theme of the children's classic The Velveteen Rabbit, Baggy Brown reminds children that the best-loved toys are usually the oldest and shabbiest, and that being scruffy and worn is a sign of having been loved.' The Observer
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  • Beachmoles and Bellvine

    By Mick Inkpen
    Authors:
    Mick Inkpen
    Ploo decides to plant some bellvine outside his house and Dig goes to search for beachmoles on Blue Nose Beach. But nothing is as simple as it seems on the magical island where they all have blue noses!
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    Bear

    By Mick Inkpen
    Authors:
    Mick Inkpen
    Have you ever had a bear fall out of the sky and into your world? Find out what chaos and happiness just such an event can bring to a family in this fun and frolicsome story.A classic picture book from the creator of Kipper and Wibbly Pig.
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    Bears, Bears, Bears

    By Martin Waddell, Lee Wildish
    Authors:
    Martin Waddell
    Illustrated by:
    Lee Wildish
    Ruby likes bears. So she puts up a sign inviting them to call. She isn't content with just one bear though - she wants more and more and more. But, as Ruby soon discovers, you can have too much of a good thing!Written by Martin Waddell, well known and respected the world over for his stunning storytelling. He wrote Farmer Duck and Can't You Sleep, Little Bear? both of which won the Smarties Prize, and the bestselling Owl Babies. Lee Wildish is the winner of the Red House Children's Book Award.Praise for Martin's previous work: '...the outstanding picture book of the year.' - The Sunday Times
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  • Beautiful Buttercup

    By Michael Broad
    Authors:
    Michael Broad
    When the other animals jeer at Ugly, the little warthog, Forget-me-not shows them that she is both beautiful and brave.A new story about the little elephant learning about the world. Bright and sensitive illustrations full of wit and action for the youngest children.
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    A Bed of Your Own

    By Mij Kelly, Mary Mcquillan
    Authors:
    Mij Kelly
    Illustrated by:
    Mary Mcquillan
    This is the story of Suzy Sue, ready for bed just like you! But then she finds a cow, a horse, a sheep and a goat all fighting for space in her bed! Will she ever get to sleep?The perfect bedtime companion for young children, A Bed of Your Own has been read on CBeebies and is the third book in the Suzy Sue series.'A funny rhyming story perfect to send little ones to sleep.' Baby & Me Read about the author at www.mijkelly.com
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    Bella and Monty: A Hairy Scary Night

    By Alex T. Smith
    Authors:
    Alex T. Smith
    Bella and Monty are best friends. They love doing everything together. Unfortunately, Monty is petrified of absolutely everything, but thankfully Bella is as brave as brave can be and will help her friend overcome his fears. 'A reassuring tale to help children conquer their fears.' - Nursery WorldAlex T Smith is the World Book Day illustrator for 2014 and also the author of the internationally bestselling fiction series Claude, which was shortlisted for the Waterstone's prize and was part of the Richard and Judy Book Club. Follow Alex at http://alextsmith.blogspot.co.uk and https://twitter.com/Alex_T_Smith
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    Best Friends

    By Mara Bergman, Nicola Slater
    Authors:
    Mara Bergman
    Illustrated by:
    Nicola Slater
    Dexter, Daisy and Lily are up to their usual doggy tricks causing mayhem in the park, chased by their young owners. Three mischievous mutts and a muddy stream should be a recipe for a disaster but instead these clever dogs bring everyone together. Soon dogs and children are all the best of friends!This warm and funny rhyming story celebrates the joy of playing outside and the bond between children and their pets.
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    The Best Kiss

    By Julia Jarman, Erica-Jane Waters
    Authors:
    Julia Jarman
    Illustrated by:
    Erica-Jane Waters
    Jack loves getting prizes and cups of all sizes, but if there's one thing he hates... it's being kissed! And with an army of aunts and uncles, there's no getting away from it. What's a boy to do?'A rollicking, rhyming, read-aloud tale...' Books for KeepsThe Best Kiss has recently been featured on the ITV series Bookaboo.Read more about bestselling author Julia Jarman on http://www.juliajarman.com, and visit http://www.ericajanewaters.com to find out more about Erica-Jane Waters.
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    The Big Animal Mix-up

    By Gareth Edwards, Kanako Usui
    Authors:
    Gareth Edwards
    Illustrated by:
    Kanako Usui
    Little Bear's dad tries to teach him all the animals he ought to know, but the problem is they are a little mixed up!What would happen if a bird was mixed up with a cat? Would it purr? Would it have fur?What would happen if a cat was mixed up with a bird? Would it fly in air? Would it have feathers not hair?Turn the page and discover the hilarious results in this fantastic rhyming story.
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    The Big Jungle Mix-Up

    By Gareth Edwards, Kanako Usui
    Authors:
    Gareth Edwards
    Illustrated by:
    Kanako Usui
    An hilarious split-page rhyming story introducing young children to rhinos, monkeys, leopards and more! A follow-up to The Big Animal Mix-up.Little Bear's dad tries to teach him all the jungle animals he ought to know, but the problem is they are a little mixed up! What would happen if a monkey was mixed up with a parrot? Would it have feathers? Would you teach it to speak? Turn the page and discover the rib tickling results!'A book to treasure and return to...' Books for Keeps'An instant classic.' Ben Miller, comedian and dad'...utterly charming and brightly illustrated...' The Bookbag
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    The Big Race

    By David Barrow
    Authors:
    David Barrow
    Aardvark is only small and the Big Race is long and hard. But Aardvark is going to join in and give it everything she's got!A heart-warming, stylish and delightfully funny celebration of taking part rather than winning from Sebastian Walker Award winner David Barrow.If you love Julia Donaldson's The Ugly Five, you will love this.The Big Race is packed full of wonderful African animals including an aardvark, crocodile, cheetah, buffalo and African hoopoe. Visit David at davebarrowillustration.co.uk and follow him at @DaveBarrow3.
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    The Big-Hearted Book

    By Nicholas Allan
    Authors:
    Nicholas Allan
    Babette and Bill are joined by a ribbon of hearts. They are always together through thick and thin. But when Babette falls ill, the two friends are parted and they are both broken hearted. Until they discover that even when they can't see the ribbon of hearts it is always there pulling them together.Warm, poignant and funny, this book is a wonderful celebration of friendship. A sensitive and beautifully told story written in association with the International Children's Heart Foundation that will touch anyone affected by illness. The mission of the International Children's Heart Foundation is to bring the skills, technology and knowledge to diagnose and care for children with congenital heart disease to developing countries.'Endlessly inventive, Nicholas Allan knows just what appeals to young children.' Parents in Touch
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    Billy's Beetle

    By Mick Inkpen
    Authors:
    Mick Inkpen
    Billy has lost his little beetle and enlists a whole motley crew of people and animals to help him find it. The fun is made even greater by pull out pages and children will enjoy spotting the wayward beetle on every page.
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  • A Birthday Ball

    By Emma Thomson
    Authors:
    Emma Thomson
    Pearl is an ordinary girl - but she has a very extraordinary secret. She is a real sea princess! It's Pearl's birthday and the sea princesses give her a beautiful pearl necklace. But jealous Princess Amethyst takes the necklace for herself! Will Pearl ever see her treasured present again Princess Pearl brings together all the essential elements of a little girl's imagination - princesses, friendship and a touch of magic! Collect all four eBooks: A Royal Ballet, A Friend to Treasure, and A Fashion Fairytale.'... the book gets five stars...' A Parent
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