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10 of our favourite Christmas gifts for little ones

Featuring favourite friends, lots of interactive fun and some timeless keepsakes, these books will make the perfect presents - and keep little hands and minds entertained over the festive season. 



A Ladybird Book: ABC

With beautifully detailed images of everyday objects, incredible animals and everything in between, this lovely book uses iconic, vintage Ladybird artwork to illustrate the letters of the alphabet. It’s a great way to introduce little readers to the shapes and sounds of letters – we can’t imagine a more delightful way to learn those ABCs!

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Peppa Pig: Peppa and Her Golden Boots

Mrs Duck has walked off with Peppa’s special new golden wellies, and unless she finds them Peppa won’t be able to compete in the Puddle-Jumping Competition! Follow Peppa and her friends as they search for the golden boots. Will they get them back in time? Perfect for Peppa Pig fans aged three and up, this delightful picture book is based on the Peppa Pig film The Golden Boots.

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Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star: Ladybird Touch-and-Feel Rhymes

This Ladybird touch-and-feel book gives little hands the chance to explore their favourite nursery rhymes. Five classic songs – Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star, Wee Willie Winkie, Hush-a-bye-Baby, Hey Diddle Diddle and Rock-a-bye, Baby – are included in this bright and beautiful bedtime board book, along with a fun question for every rhyme. Inquisitive toddlers will enjoy the bold, textured pictures, from sparkly stars and glittery moons to lovely fleecy blankets.

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Go Jetters: Ubercorn’s Funky Facts

Let Ubercorn and the Go Jetters take your little one around the world with this collection of funky facts. They’ll fly from country to country, visit some incredible landmarks and discover lots of new information about places across the world, all guided by Ubercorn (with some help from Lars, Xuli, Foz and Kyan, of course!). Your young Go Jetter will also have the chance to put their new-found knowledge to the test in a fun quiz game – the perfect Christmas activity. 

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Ladybird Christmas Time: Treasury and Audio CD

A real festive treat of a book, this collection features several Christmas stories, songs and carols, including an introduction to the nativity story for young children and the classic tale, Twas the Night Before Christmas. The accompanying audio CD includes specially recorded versions of the 15 Christmas carols and songs featured in the book so the whole family can read and sing along with some classics such as Silent Night and The Twelve Days of Christmas.

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In the Night Garden: A Big Box of Little Books

From Igglepiggle, Upsy Daisy and Makka Pakka to the Tombliboos and the Pontipines, your little one will find all their very favourite In the Night Garden characters in this big box of chunky little board books. Featuring nine individual stories, this is the ideal gift for any Night Garden fan and will keep them entertained for hours.

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Ladybird Favourite Fairy Tales

This gorgeous Ladybird treasury features eight traditional fairy tales, sensitively retold for modern young readers. Beautifully presented with a foil-embossed hardback cover and ribbon page marker, this collection includes lots of classics for you to enjoy such as Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty; and Little Red Riding Hood.

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Hey Duggee: Duggee’s Christmas

It’s Christmas at the Clubhouse and Duggee needs some help decorating his tree. The Squirrels are only too happy to help… but where should the lights go? And who will hand out the presents? Full of gorgeous colours and wonderful characters, Duggee fans (and Squirrel Club members!) will love this festive board book. 

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Ladybird Favourite Nursery Rhymes

With more than 100 rhymes to choose from, this Ladybird treasury is a fantastic way to share your own favourites, including Three Blind Mice, The Owl and the Pussy-cat and Humpty Dumpty with young readers aged three and up. Dip in and out of the collection and you’ll find rhymes for bedtime, rhymes to help counting, rhymes about food, rhymes on animals – there’s a wonderfully illustrated rhyme for every occasion.

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Peppa Pig: Peppa’s Christmas Post

Oh dear – it’s nearly Christmas and there’s lots to do, but Mummy and Daddy Pig aren’t feeling too good. So while they’re stuck in bed, Peppa and her brother George have to take things into their own hands. Will they all be ready for the special Christmas morning surprise? Tots can help Peppa and her family get ready for the big day using the accompanying accessories – there are cards, decorations and a book of festive recipes to explore, as you get ready for Christmas together. 

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