The award-winning Baby Touch range provides a sensory feast for babies! Full of colourful pictures, gentle words and textures to feel, these gorgeous books stimulate babies and help them learn to love the experience of snuggling up with a book.
From gentle stories to share at bedtime and fun finger-puppet books to play with, to soft cloth books to cuddle up with, Ladybird provides a fantastic selection of adorable books for the very youngest of readers to enjoy!
Brilliant books for toddlers! From noisy sound books to classic nursery rhymes, lift-the-flap books to books for sleepytime, Ladybird has it covered. Trust Ladybird to provide the very best in books for your toddler.
Pirate Pete and Princess Polly are friendly role models that help toddlers through important developmental milestones including potty training, saying please and thank you, new shoes and becoming a big brother or sister. Reassuring stories for both parents and children, with a motivational sound button on every book!
The This Little books are perfect touch-and-feel books for babies and toddlers. Covering key favourite topics, there's something for every young child. Fun, colourful and engaging!
A series of fun, imaginative books with giant flaps and rhyming text. The bright pictures give fun clues to help children guess who's hiding behind the flap each time.
Yo ho ho me hearties! The Skullabones Island books provide bright illustrations, fun novelties and brilliant pirate stories to get your children excited about reading.
All children love to make noise, so the Ladybird range of sound books are perfect for preschoolers! With books to help potty train your child from books with one button and eight buttons to books about fairies and the farm, there's something for every child!
Introduce your child to favourite children's rhymes with these gorgeous books. Ideal for sharing and singing along with, our range includes timeless classics like Five Little Ducks, Five In The Bed and The Wheels On This Bus. Great for cherishing forever.
These popular Ladybird Touch and Feel books are a wonderful introduction to classic fairytales and rhymes for toddlers and preschool children.With fun textures throughout these books are perfect for parent and child to enjoy together.
Feed your pre-schooler's imagination and get a kick-start to learning. First Fabulous Facts is an illustrated non-fiction series for 3-5 year olds with fun and fascinating facts that engage young children and bring their favourite interests, hobbies and obsessions to life.
Hugely popular First Favourite Tales from Ladybird. These simple retellings with gentle illustrations are a perfect preschool introduction to the world of fairy tales.
Ladybird Picture Books will enchant your children with beautiful illustrations throughout. These picture books include traditional stories such as Little Red Riding Hood and The Three Billy Goats Gruff as well as new stories to enjoy including Worried Arthur.
Ladybird has published fairy tales for over forty-five years, bringing the magic of traditional stories to each new generation of children. These gorgeous books are based on the original Ladybird retellings, with beautiful pictures of the kind children like best - full of richness and detail. Children will always remember these classic stories and sharing them together is an experience to treasure.
Ladybird Classics are simplified and abridged retellings of classic stories, suitable for sharing with young children and for older children to read alone. With beautiful illustrations throughout and a satin ribbon page marker, these are the perfect introduction to some of the best-loved classics in children's literature.
Topsy and Tim are a trusted and well-loved pair whose first adventures provide a little bit of help in the big wide world. With subjects like The New Baby, Learn to Swim and Go to the Dentist, Topsy and Tim are an ideal tool for parents to help children through challenging first experiences.
Small but perfectly informed, Ladybird Minis are stylish little books that cover every subject from ABC to bugs, bedtime rhymes and baby animals.
Stories for every age and every stage. Ideal for a quick story time, these books include a selection of short stories that children will adore.
The books in this section are perfect for encouraging young children as they become more confident readers. With the Puddle the Naughtiest Puppy series, readers will be transported to wonderful lands for some very entertaining adventures. The Ladybird Favourite Treasuries contain classic stories and fairytales for all occasions.
Superhero Phonic Readers encourage and motivate reading through exciting adventure stories. Complementing schoolwork and developed with the help of phonics experts, each book has a different superhero character aimed to help children move from letter sounds to real reading. Includes Special 'Superhero Secrets' puzzle pages to help build comprehension skills as well as stickers and a reward chart.
Read it yourself is a series of traditional stories carefully written to help give children a confident and successful start to reading. The books are graded into four levels that progressively introduce wider vocabulary and longer stories as a reader's ability grows. Genie Street follows on from these books, with each book containing two magical and exciting first chapter stories for newly independent readers who want to read real fiction for the first time.
Genie Street is an ideal first chapter book series for children who are gaining in reading confidence and want to progress to reading a proper book. Each book is split into two stories, with large type and plenty of pictures so that children can read it for themselves with a sense of achievement.
Key Words with Peter and Jane is a highly trusted best-selling reading scheme using high frequency words in the English language as a foundation to reading successfully. With the help of Peter and Jane, key words are introduced, practised and developed through the levels. The fail-safe reading scheme.
Ladybird has been helping children learn to read the world over. These brilliant titles have been providing classroom and home inspiration for years. Trust Ladybird to help children love reading.
Learn with Ladybird. The very best books to help with learning at home. Stop homework from becoming a headache with our fabulous Help for Homework workbooks.
Celebrate Christmas with Ladybird! With fun novelties, noise and stories. Ladybird has the perfect book for every child this Christmas!
These gorgeous Ladybird gifts are perfect for Ladybird fans of all ages. Whether you are reminiscing about your favourite Ladybird books from when you were young or want to send a nostalgic postcard, there's something for eveyone in our gift section.
Peppa is part of every childhood from baby to preschooler, she's become a true classic. Discover even more oink, oink fun in these wonderful Peppa Pig books. From story to activity to a cuddly cloth book, there's something for your little piglet.Peppa Pig is now part of the Ladybird Read it yourself series, for more information about the titles available please go to the Read it yourself section in the Ladybird stocklist.
Somewhere, hidden amongst thorny brambles, is a Little Kingdom of elves and fairies. Join Fairy Princess Holly and Ben the Elf in this enchanting animated series, from the BAFTA award-winning makers of Peppa Pig.
Cloudbabies is an animated pre-school series about four enchanting, childlike characters, Baba Pink, Baba Blue, Baba Yellow and Baba Green whose job is to look after the sky and their Sky Friends. Currently showing daily on CBeebies.
Dinosaur Train is the exciting new animated series for children aged 3 plus, from Henson, the creators of Sesame Street and The Muppets. Currently shown on Nick Jr, each episode sees the Dinosaur Train travelling through the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous worlds teaching children about the prehistoric world.
Little Charley Bear is from the creators of Bob the Builder and Fifi and the Flowertots and launched on CBeebies in January 2011. This sweet preschool programme is voiced by James Corden, of Gavin & Stacey fame, and is all about imagination, creativity and adventure.
Raa Raa the Noisy Lion is from the creators of Bob the Builder, Fifi and the Flowertots and Little Charley Bear. Launched on CBeebies in 2011 this cute preschool programme is narrated by Lorraine Kelly and is focused on helping children to devlop their communication skills.
Introduce babies and young children to the world of Hello Kitty with these lovely books. Each book has bright, colourful artwork and is perfect for children aged 0-3. The books in the Hello Kitty Baby range are perfect for inquisitive minds and ideal for introducing early learning concepts.
Part of everyone's childhood, LEGO is hugely collectible with hundreds of thousands of Club members and even its own made-for-TV films. With sticker books and storybooks, handbooks and search-and-find books, and even books with minifigures, there's something for every fan - big and small!
Moshi Monsters is an online game for kids - and a worldwide phenomenon! Kids choose a monster to adopt and then look after it by solving puzzles and earning Rox, which they can then spend on food and treats for their monster. These books contain hints and tips about the online world, plus extra special virtual gifts for their rooms.Moshi Monsters is now part of the Ladybird Read it yourself series, for more information about the titles available please go to the Read it yourself section in the Ladybird stocklist.
The legendary Spyro returns in Skylanders, a ground-breaking collision of action figures and video game technology. In this story-driven adventure, players take on the role of a powerful Portal Master and embark on a fantastical journey through the world of Skylands.
Disney's Club Penguin is an online world where children can create their own penguin avatars, chat with friends and play numerous interactive games. Some of these books contain codes to allow readers to get awesome extra items for their penguins online. www.clubpenguin.com
The Top Trumps non-fiction activity books are packed with fascinating facts and scary stats on loads of incredible creatures, as well as activities and new ways to play with your 20 free Top Trumps cards.
Angry Birds is the phenomenally successful game that sees players launching wingless birds from slingshots to destroy all the pigs hiding in various buildings and structures. With these books, fans of the game can find out how to defeat the pigs, learn about all the characters and have fun completing puzzles and other activities. A must for every Angry Birds fan!
Plants vs. Zombies is the smash-hit video game and app where players have to think fast and plant faster to prevent the mob of fun-loving zombies from destroying their home! With tips on how to survive the inevitable catastrophic zombie apocalypse and jam-packed with puzzles and hilarious zombie jokes, these books are the perfect zombie-killer time-killer for all fans of the game.
What fan of all things sweet could do with without the recipes and press-outs contained in Bake Britannia? And what virtual world fan could cope without the vital information contained in the Poptropica Ultimate Official Guide? These press-out books, guides, annuals and fan books are a must for fans in 2012 and 2013.