Come rain or shine, these wonderful books capture the feelgood fun of sunshine and holidays.
Author: Julia Donaldson Illustrator: Nick Sharratt
An ideal book for sharing - babies will love imitating the sounds in the text and pointing out details in the illustrations.
Author: Stella Blackstone
Illustrator: Maria Carluccio
Author: Stella Blackstone Illustrator: Debbie Harter
Author: Thomas Docherty
Lovely story of a boy using his imagination to go on a trip to the seaside
Author: Fiona Lumbers
Clem loves going to the beach and tries hard to keep the coastline clean, but soon realises she needs the help and enthusiasm of h…
Author: Chloe & Mick Inkpen
Zoe and her trusty dog, Beans, are at the seaside with Oliver and his baby sister, Evie. Zoe is looking for treasure.
Author: Rebecca Finn
This is a brilliantly fun interactive book which uses sturdy tabs to allow children to throw a ball, blow a colourful windmill and…
Author: Gillian Shields
Illustrator: Georgie Birkett
An introduction for the youngest readers to the different feelings they experience, from sad to funny, angry to sunny, and even lo…
Illustrator: Lauren Tobia
Anna Hibiscus is at the beach with her family. She wants someone to go in the sea and splash in the waves with her but they are al…
Author: Yasmeen Ismail
Kiki and Bobo have decided to go to the seaside for the day. A lovely book with bright, welcoming illustrations and clever lift-th…
Author: Sarah Garland
A delightful read-aloud story to introduce youngsters to the joys of camping with additional hints and tips for would-be campers.
Author: Child's Play Illustrator: Cocoretto
Child's Play continue to build on their range of truly inclusive and accessible books with this sensory gem. Off to the Beach! tak…
Author: Jill Bennett
Illustrator: Nick Sharratt
This is a delightful collection of seaside poems, beautifully illustrated by award-winning illustrator, Nick Sharratt.
Author: Katharine McEwen
A lovely addition to any little person’s blossoming bookshelf, this is a great way to learn about our country’s wildlife and the i…
Author: Clara Vulliamy
Author: Germano Zullo
This is a beautifully illustrated picture book which follows a mother looking for her son on the beach.
Author: Shirley Hughes
Follow a happy family day out by the seaside as Tom and Lucy enjoy making sandcastles, looking in rock pools and going on a donkey…
Author: Emma Chichester Clark
Little Green Croc is sulking and won't speak to his friend, Melrose the dog. Melrose decides to cheer up his pal. This is a deligh…
Author: Jill Barklem
Part of the classic Brambly Hedge series, which also includes Spring, Autumn and Winter.
Author: Michael Bond
Author: Lizzy Stewart
Matilda is determined to find the treasure on a nearby island - but her Dad is far too disorganised! A lovely picture book about a…