Children's reading lists

24 must-read books for under 5s

There’s a whole lotta dogs, a magic pony, and some brilliant fairy tale characters. These wonderful reads, filled with adventure, friendship and giggles, will take little readers and their imaginations to new and fantastic places.

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The best new Puffin books of 2023

From magical adventures to weird and wonderful fact books, we’ve picked some of our favourite Puffin books you need to look out for in 2023.

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