There’s sensory board books for babies, as well as books with all their favourite TV characters and the story of one tired little elephant. Share our stories for the best bedtime routine for tots, toddlers and tiny troublemakers.
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Baby Touch: Night Night (up to 18 months)
Part of the bestselling Baby Touch series, this book is perfect for newborns. Gently calm tots with this touch-and-feel book, complete with soothing rhymes. The colours fade from yellow daylight to grey dusk as you turn the pages, which helps prepare baby for bedtime.
In the Night Garden: Bedtime Stories (18 months to 3-years-old)
This beautifully illustrated treasury will keep toddlers quiet night after night. Together you can explore the Night Garden, and share storytime with Igglepiggle, Upsy Daisy and the Pontipines. Perfect for helping toddlers to feel safe and snug in their brand new big bed.
The Little Elephant Who Wants to Fall Asleep (4+)
Introducing a tried-and-tested method for getting children to sleep, and approved by parents! The charming tale of Ellen the elephant making her way through the magical forest will calmly guide kids towards sleep, and form an essential part of your nighttime routine. This story works perfectly for a child’s bedtime, or naptime.
Ladybird Tales - The Complete Audio Collection (5+)
These familiar tales are perfect to listen to each night, and they can choose to listen independently or with you. With over five hours of stories (including Beauty and the Beast, Rumpelstiltskin, Hansel and Gretel and Snow White), this is a calming collection of bedtime stories that kids will love growing up with.