The Wheels on the Bus

Age Range: 0 to 5

“What were the first books that your daughter enjoyed?” asked a friend of mine last week. Without doubt my daughter loved The Wheels on the Bus and Old Macdonald had a Farm, classic rhymes told in board books with holes.…

Amazing Aeroplanes - Story Snug

Amazing Aeroplanes by Tony Mitton

Age Range: 2 to 4

If you are planning a holiday that combines planes and small children I recommend this colourful, non fiction picture book to introduce the experience of flying. We bought it for our daughter (who first flew at the age of four months) and its bold, bright pictures and easy to read, simple rhyming text were an immediate hit.…

The Hundred Decker Bus by Mike Smith

Age Range: 4 to 7

Come and join the hundred decker bus on its colourful journey (and don’t forget your swimsuit, it even has a pool!).

The Story: Every morning at the same time the bus driver picks up the same passengers from the same places.…

Dig Dig Digging by Margaret Mayo and Alex Ayliffe

Age Range: 1 to 4

If you are looking for appealing, non fiction picture books for the littlest people ‘Dig Dig Digging’ is one of our favourites. My daughter absolutely adored this book when she was two and fascinated¬†with vehicles but the repetitive text also makes it a great book for her now as a beginner reader.…