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6 soothing books to help children sleep soundly

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.

Land of Nod - Panda’s Pyjamas (1 to 3-years-old)

Settle babies and toddlers into bed with this charming story from the Land of Nod series. Panda can’t go to bed because she has lost her pyjamas! It’s up to a young boy and his teddy to help her find them so she can drift off to dreamland. 

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. 

Goodnight Peppa (3 to 5-years-old)

Share the nighttime routine with their favourite pal, Peppa Pig. After bathtime, Peppa and George want a story to help them get to sleep. But who will read it, and what should it be? Let little ones wind down and drift off to this cute story.

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.



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