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Latest Parents' picks

Here are our latest Parents' picks – books chosen by parents as their favourites.

Parent's Pick: Poppy and Sam's Bedtime

Poppy and Sam's Bedtime

"My 4-year-old Nella loved Poppy and Sam's Bedtime. The book is full of bright illustrations and accompanied by flaps and touchy-feely patches – she was engrossed!"

Read Kate's Parent's pick review

Magic Painting Cinderella: an Usborne Parent's Pick

Magic Painting Cinderella

"So easy for my little one to create something beautiful with just a glass of water and a paintbrush – and nice to have the story to read at the bottom of each page!"

Read Laura's Parent's pick review

Big Book of Trains: an Usborne Parent's Pick

Big Book of Trains

"The large format means the wonderful illustrations are really engaging and there’s also space for plenty of snippets of text – the sort of facts small boys love to learn and retain."

Read Carla's Parent's pick review

1, 2, buckle my shoe

1, 2, buckle my shoe

"A lovely little book for exploring counting beyond 10. Great size for little hands to hold themselves."

Read Helen's Parent's pick review