Books

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Sharing stories and rhymes

Find out from the Bookstart Bear why stories and rhymes are so much fun when we enjoy them together.

Sharing Bookstart stories

We love hearing from Bookstart families about the joys and benefits of reading every day.

Watch Maia's reading journey

Discover what happens when a baby is given a love of stories, songs and rhymes from the very beginning.

Book of the month

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Top 5 books as chosen by you

  • Who's in the Loo?
  • Who's in the Loo?
    Who's in the Loo?

    There's a queue for the loo and two increasingly desperate children need to get in. Who can be taking so long?

  • I Won't Bite!
  • I Won't Bite!
    I Won't Bite!

    A multitude of animals parade in this original touch-and-feel board book. Naughty rabbit invites readers to feel his fluffy tail, while Monkey is proud of his furry chest.

  • You Can't Eat a Princess!
  • You Can't Eat a Princess!
    You Can't Eat a Princess!

    Readers will enjoy this story about a Royal Family with a penchant for chocolate, and a Royal Guard too interested in hair, teddies and knitting to search for the missing King! 

  • My Dad
  • My Dad
    My Dad

    A young boy proudly describes his father (a big, friendly, unshaven dad, sporting an old dressing gown).

  • Super Duck
  • Super Duck

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