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Rhyme

Hairy Maclary from Donaldson's Dairy

Sharing rhymes with very young children helps them become familiar with the patterns of language and helps them develop their understanding of how language works.

  • Each Peach Pear Plum

    Author: Allan Ahlberg Illustrator: Janet Ahlberg

    Interest level: 0-4

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  • Each Peach Pear Plum

    Author: Allan Ahlberg Illustrator: Janet Ahlberg

    Interest level: 0-4

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    This classic book from author and illustrator team Janet and Allan Ahlberg is a real favourite with families

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  • Wriggle and Roar!

    Author: Julia Donaldson Illustrator: Nick Sharratt

    Interest level: 2-4

    Reading age: 5+

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  • Wriggle and Roar!

    Author: Julia Donaldson Illustrator: Nick Sharratt

    Interest level: 2-4

    Reading age: 5+

    This super collection of 17 original rhymes for joining in with has appeal for the new toddler and well into the nursery years.

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  • Octopus Socktopus

    Author: Nick Sharratt

    Interest level: 2+

    Reading age: 5+

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  • Octopus Socktopus

    Author: Nick Sharratt

    Interest level: 2+

    Reading age: 5+

    Brightly coloured octopuses appear throughout the pages of this fun pop-up book from Nick Sharratt.

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  • Rumble in the Jungle

    Author: Giles Andreae Illustrator: David Wojtowycz

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  • Rumble in the Jungle

    Author: Giles Andreae Illustrator: David Wojtowycz

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    • You'll enjoy this chunky board book edition of a popular book.
    • The story is packed with rhymes, animals and humour.
    • This is a…
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  • What the Ladybird Heard

    Author: Julia Donaldson Illustrator: Lydia Monks

    Interest level: 3+

    Reading age: 6+

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  • What the Ladybird Heard

    Author: Julia Donaldson Illustrator: Lydia Monks

    Interest level: 3+

    Reading age: 6+

    The animals on the farm are always noisy, all except for the ladybird who never says a word. But when burglars plot to steal the f…

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  • A Great Big Cuddle

    Author: Michael Rosen Illustrator: Chris Riddell

    Interest level: 2+

    Reading age: 4+

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  • A Great Big Cuddle

    Author: Michael Rosen Illustrator: Chris Riddell

    Interest level: 2+

    Reading age: 4+

    Beautifully illustrated poems for young children by two Children's Laureates

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