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Novelty, toy & die-cut books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Novelty, toy & die-cut books category. Presented with a red border are the Novelty, toy & die-cut books books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Novelty, toy & die-cut books books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

When I am Happy

When I am Happy

Author: Campbell Books Format: Board book Release Date: 17/09/2020

When I am Happy helps young children to start managing their emotions. They can lift the flaps, slide the tabs and turn the wheel to explore what being happy is, why it's good to be happy and how they can stay happy. With delightful illustrations from Marie Paruit on every page, this is the perfect book for parents and carers to share with young children who are just starting to recognize their feelings and to develop their emotional intelligence. Explanations, hints and tips from Early Years expert Dr Janet Rose will provide parents with all the extra guidance they need. Learn more about sharing emotions in the Little Big Feelings series: I Like to be Kind, Sometimes I am Worried and Sometimes I am Angry

The Frog Prince

The Frog Prince

Author: Campbell Books Format: Board book Release Date: 17/09/2020

First Stories: The Frog Prince is the perfect introduction for young children to this classic fairy tale. Push, pull, slide and turn mechanisms bring the story to life and introduce the familiar characters of the young princess and the Frog Prince. This well-loved story is beautifully imagined for a new generation by illustrator Yi-hsuan Wu. Collect more books in the First Stories series with titles such as: Alice in Wonderland, Beauty and the Beast, Cinderella, Hansel and Gretel, Jack and the Beanstalk and The Ugly Duckling.

The Elves and the Shoemaker

The Elves and the Shoemaker

Author: Campbell Books Format: Board book Release Date: 17/09/2020

Push, pull and turn mechanisms bring this classical fairy tale to life. First Stories: The Elves and the Shoemaker is the perfect introduction for young children to this popular tale as they find out about the poor shoemaker who is helped by some diligent elves and how he repays their kindness. This well-loved story is beautifully imagined for a new generation by illustrator Steph Hinton. Collect more books in the First Stories series: Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Hansel and Gretel, Jack and the Beanstalk, Puss in Boots, The Three Little Pigs and The Ugly Duckling.

My Magical Owl

My Magical Owl

Author: Campbell Books Format: Board book Release Date: 17/09/2020

My Magical Owl takes readers on a wonderful journey with a wise little owl. With push, pull and turn mechanisms and a sparkly foil cover wheel, little ones will have lots of fun taking part in the owl's exciting adventure! Yujin Shin's beautifully coloured illustrations are paired with gently rhyming text to create a perfect magical world, with bright, sparkling detail and things to spot in four magical scenes. My Magical Owl is another exciting addition to the exciting My Magical series, based on the popular Busy Book format. Enjoy more magical adventures with My Magical Unicorn, My Magical Dragon, My Magical Fairy and My Magical Flying Pony.

Sometimes I Am Angry

Sometimes I Am Angry

Author: Campbell Books Format: Board book Release Date: 17/09/2020

Sometimes I am Angry helps young children to start managing their emotions. They can lift the flaps, slide the tabs and turn the wheel to explore what anger is, why they might get angry and how they can calm their anger. With delightful illustrations from Marie Paruit on every page, this is the perfect book for parents and carers to share with young children who may be experiencing episodes of anger and to develop their emotional intelligence. Explanations, hints and tips from Early Years expert Dr Janet Rose will provide parents with all the extra guidance they need. Learn more about sharing emotions in the Little Big Feelings series: I Like to be Kind, Sometimes I am Worried and When I am Happy

Tales from Acorn Wood Book and Card Game

Tales from Acorn Wood Book and Card Game

Author: Julia Donaldson Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 17/09/2020

Welcome to Acorn Wood! Come and meet Bear, Pig, Fox, Rabbit and all their friends in this fun book and four-games-in-one card game gift set based on the bestselling preschool series by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, creators of The Gruffalo. Tales from Acorn Wood Book and Card Game is a beautiful gift set which includes a set of 32 cards so you can play four brilliant games! Then read Tales from Acorn Wood: Friends, a first book about friendship that introduces the world of Acorn Wood. Join in the fun with all the friends from Acorn Wood as Fox and Mouse play dress up, Squirrel's friends help with chores, Pig plays hide and seek with Hen, Bear's friends say Happy Birthday and Rabbit's friends sing her to sleep. The large, chunky cards feature all the Acorn Wood characters and can be used to play four fun games including versions of Snap, Go Fish! and Matching Pairs, providing hours of fun for little ones and helping to develop key skills.

Where Are You Polar Bear?

Where Are You Polar Bear?

Author: DK Format: Board book Release Date: 03/09/2020

Meet incredible endangered animals in this plastic-free touch and feel picture book series for toddlers. In Where Are You? Polar Bear wrap up warm to take a journey through a frozen world. Meet a whole host of incredible polar animals including Arctic foxes, reindeer, and narwhals as you search for the elusive polar bear. Colourful illustrations provide a striking contrast to the natural cardboard pages, making this a book that will stand out on the shelf. Adorable animal family scenes make this a reading experience to treasure, from narwhal and her baby to little polar bear perched on its mother's back. Simple text is ideal for reading aloud, or for young children just starting their reading journeys. Little readers will love running their hands along the fun corrugated cardboard elements and tracing the cut out sections. Unlike other touch and feel books, Where are you? Polar bear is plastic-free. It is instead made from responsibly-sourced cardboard and everything in the book is completely recyclable.

Dear Zoo Book and Toy Gift Set

Dear Zoo Book and Toy Gift Set

Author: Rod Campbell Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 03/09/2020

This beautifully presented gift set includes a mini paperback edition of the classic lift-the-flap favourite, Dear Zoo, and a cuddly lion plush - the perfect Christmas gift! Rod Campbell's classic lift-the-flap book Dear Zoo has been a firm favourite with toddlers and parents alike since it was first published in 1982. Young children will love discovering the animals the zoo has sent - a monkey, a lion and even an elephant! But will they ever manage to send the perfect pet? The Dear Zoo Book and Toy Gift Set includes a mini paperback edition of the classic story and a soft Dear Zoo lion toy - great to cuddle whilst reading! This gorgeous gift set is an ideal present for Christmas, birthdays and christenings.

Where Are You Tiger?

Where Are You Tiger?

Author: DK Format: Board book Release Date: 03/09/2020

This touch and feel book doesn't contain any plastic. It is made with responsibly-sourced cardboard that little hands will love to touch. Everything in the book is completely recyclable. Each book takes you on a journey through a different landscape in search of an animal at risk of extinction. Along the way you will meet all of the other animals that live in the same place. The last page reveals the animal. In Where Are You? Polar Bear wrap up warm to take a journey through a frozen world. Meet Arctic foxes, reindeer and narwhals as you search for the elusive polar bear. In Where Are You? Tiger take a trip to the hot and steamy jungle. Say hello to elephants and orangutans in their natural habitat. But what's that stripy flash in the undergrowth?

Halloween

Halloween

Author: Campbell Books Format: Board book Release Date: 03/09/2020

Have fun celebrating the spooky season with My First Touch and Find: Halloween! Lift the giant flaps to reveal and touch the shimmery ghost, the furry werewolf and the witch's silky hat! Bright and friendly illustrations from Tiago Americo bring the scenes to life and, with something to spot or count on every page too, each colourful book in the My First Touch and Find series provides lots of fun for older babies and toddlers. Also available in this tactile series: Dinosaurs, Park, Farm, Zoo, Sea, London, Jungle, Dinosaurs, Beach, Things That Go, Christmas, Baby Animals and Emergency.

My Little Forest

My Little Forest

Author: Wendy Kendall Format: Rag book Release Date: 03/09/2020

Where's Mrs T-Rex?

Where's Mrs T-Rex?

Author: Ingela P Arrhenius Format: Board book Release Date: 03/09/2020

A delightful introduction to dinosaurs for the very youngest readers - this bold new board book features five friendly dinosaurs to find under each bright felt flap. A particularly charming new addition to this best-selling series that's so adored by children and parents alike.