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Ragnhild Scamell, Illustrated by Michael Terry

Little Tiger Press

The illustrations alone make this book a real winner with young children.
Hedgehog has just finished building a cosy nest for winter when...ouch!...a juicy red apple falls from a tree and sticks in the spines on her back! And now Hedgehog can't fit into her nest. She is helped by Pig and Frog in a lovely story.

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Owl Babies

Martin Waddell


A lovely story about three baby owls called Percy, Sarah and Bill who are sitting waiting for their mother to come home. Beautiful night-time illustrations.

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Penguin Small

Mick Inkpen

Hodder and Stoughton

This is a great book about the last, little penguin to leave the North Pole and move South. Penguin Small doesn't like the water, but with a little help he makes the journey.
Lots to see and talk about in this book, with pages unfolding to show lovely illustrations.

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Poppy Cat Loves Rainbows

Lara Jones

Macmillan Children's Books

Created especially for World Book Day, this delightful board book introduces young children to the colourful world of Poppy Cat. The jolly, rhyming text introduces a new colour on each spread, all adding up to a beautiful, sparkly rainbow finale - sure to enchant every little reader! Ideal for preschool children.

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Pumpkin Soup

Helen Cooper

Winner of the Kate Greenaway Prize 1999

Three friends, Duck, Cat and Squirrel, make pumpkin soup together every day in the old white cabin. They always make it the in the same way until the day when Duck wants to be Head Cook.

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Michael Coleman and Gwyneth Williamson

Little Tiger Press

A lovely funny story about Shelly who left her bed to find out what Winter was like.
This is a great aid to teach children about seasons and hibernation.

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Rumble in the Jungle

Giles Andreae; David Wojtowycz (Illustrator)


This book is full of colourful and appealing illustrations of jungle creatures with an accompanying collection of wonderful poems. Sure to be a great favourite with all children.

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Sam Sheep can't sleep

Phil Roxbee Cox, Stephen Cartwright (Illustrator)

Usborne Publishing Ltd

Another delightful book in the "Easy Words to Read" series for beginner readers. Children and adults will love sharing this book.

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