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All the authors listed here have numerous great pictures books for boys & girls aged up to 5/6 years, however, the ones listed are our favourites of those authors.  Our favourite titles change all the time - new picture books are published daily - so please pop in for our current top titles...


'Oi Frog'

Author: Kes Gray

Book 1 of 45

Jam-packed with the silliest of animals, this bestselling rhyming story will have the youngest of readers in fits of laughter. Over 1 million copies sold!Cats sit on mats, hares sit on chairs, mules sit on stools and gophers sit on sofas. But Frog does not want to sit on a log.  Purchase a copy now

Also available - OI CAT, OI DOG, OI OI DUCK-BILLED PLATYPUS, OI PULLIES

Oi Platypus - Purchase a copy here


'Winnie and Wilbur'

Author: Valerie Thomas

Colourful Winnie and Wilbur adventures - celebrating the wonderful relationship that exists between Winnie the Witch and her big black cat, Wilbur. Winnie shares her big black house with Wilbur her big black cat. Full of madcap humour and crazy details to pore over. 


mog‘Mog’

Author: Judith Kerr

Mog always seems to be in trouble. She forgets that she has a cat flap and she forgets that she has already eaten her supper. But, one night, Mog's forgetfulness comes in very handy...


elephant bus‘You Can't Take an Elephant on the Bus’

Author: Patricia Cleveland-Peck

You can't take an elephant on the bus ... It would simply cause a terrible fuss!Elephants' bottoms are heavy and fatand would certainly squash the seats quite flat. Never put a camel in a sailing boat, or a tiger on a train, and don't even THINK about asking a whale to ride a bike... 


gorilla vanilla‘Gorilla Loves Vanilla’

Author: Chae Strathie

When the animals visit Little Sam Sundae's ice cream shop on Jellybean Street they have some unusual requests. Sam whips up blue cheese sundae for Mouse and a worm cornet for Hen.  Finally, it's Gorilla's turn to order but all he wants is plain old vanilla. Licking their lips, the other animals realise that Gorilla has made the best choice, after all. Luckily for them, gorillas love sharing!


the-off-egg‘The Odd Egg’

Author: Emily Gravatt

Duck is delighted to find an egg of his own to look after. It's the most beautiful egg in the whole world! But all the other birds think it's very odd indeed -- and everyone's in for a BIG surprise when it finally hatches.


peck-peck

‘Peck, Peck, Peck’

Author: Lucy Cousins

Little Woodpecker has just learnt how to peck and - ooh! yippee! - what fun it is! Off he goes, on his first big pecking adventure, and he peck, peck, pecks his little heart out. He pecks the hat and then the mat, the tennis racket AND the jacket...just LOOK at all the holes he has made! Comical, contemporary and original!


'The Wonky Donkey'

Author: Craig Smith

Who ever heard of a spunky hanky-panky cranky stinky-dinky lanky honky-tonky winky wonky donkey? This hilarious picture book will have children - and adults - braying with laughter! Purchase a copy now

Also available - The Dinky Donkey - the sequel to The Wonky Donkey Purchase a copy now


'The Dino Diggers'

Author: Rose Impey

Meet Tyrone T. rex, Stacey Stegosaurs and the rest of the Dino Diggers - the best builders in Dino Town, who will never let you down! The perfect book for dinosaur and digger fans EVERYWHERE! Includes a cardboard fold out play piece.

Digger Disaster - today the Dino Diggers are building a car factory, but disaster strikes when Tyrone T. rex hits a water pipe. Purchase a copy here

Crane Calamity - Today the Dino Diggers are building a house for Mr and Mrs Triceratops, and new recruit Ricky Raptor is very keen to help out. What could possibly go wrong? Good job Bruno Brachiosaurus and his crane are on-site to help! Purchase a copy here

Dumper Truck Danger - Today the Dino Diggers are building a petrol station for Mr Dei Nonychus, but disaster strikes when the town bridge collapses due to a storm. Time to call the Dino Diggers to the rescue! Purchase a copy here


sailor went sea‘A Sailor Went to Sea Sea Sea: Favourite Rhymes from an Irish Childhood’

Author: Sarah Webb & Steve McCarthy

Also available:  Sally Go Round the Stars

A beautifully illustrated collection of nursery rhymes to treasure, and songs, poems and rhymes to share.

Enjoy Irish favourites like `Brian O'Linn' and `I'll Tell Me Ma', classics such as `My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean' and `Monday's Child', silly rhymes that every child will love like `Beans', `Pardon Me' and `On Top of Spaghetti', as well as magical verses for children written by Oscar Wilde, Oliver St John Gogarty, James Joyce and others.


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