Stories from around the world

  • The Giant Turnip

    The Giant Turnip

    Henriette Barkow

    A traditional Russian story retold and brought to life with stunning illustrations

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  • The Animal Boogie

    The Animal Boogie

    Stella Blackstone

    Boogie along with the jungle inhabitants who flap, shake and slide their way through this colourful book.

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  • My Granny Went to Market

    My Granny Went to Market

    Stella Blackstone

    Join Granny as she takes a magic carpet ride around the world

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  • Fruits: a Caribbean counting poem

    Fruits: a Caribbean counting poem

    Valerie Bloom

    The language, rhythms and fruits of the Caribbean fill this book.

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  • Handa's Surprise

    Handa's Surprise

    Eileen Browne

    Preschoolers will love following Handa on her journey as her basket of fruit is eaten by a host of cheeky animals

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  • Can You Hear the Sea?

    Can You Hear the Sea?

    Judy Cumberbatch

    This is a gentle, lovely story about taking time to notice what lies beyond the chaos of everyday life

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  • One, Two, Tree!

    One, Two, Tree!

    Anushka Ravishankar

    This is an unusual and creative counting book.

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  • J is for Jamaica

    J is for Jamaica

    Benjamin Zephaniah

    An excellent introduction to Jamaica from A for Ackee to Z for Zinc where you'll discover what people eat, what they do, the games they play, the places they live, and see some of the plants and animals

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  • The Elves and the Shoemaker

    The Elves and the Shoemaker

    Emma Dodd

    The classic fairy tale story in a simple and accessible format.

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