Book List:54 titles


  • The perfect picture book to introduce children to Rama and Sita and the story of Diwali, with text by award-winning author Malachy Doyle and stunning, colourful illustrations from Christopher Corr. Rama and Sita live happily in the forest – until...



  • In this gripping 'out of the frying pan and into the fire' action adventure story, Ben, bullied by the dreaded Fug and the Thumps, runs away from home and finds himself stuck on a tiny island of holiday homes when his kayak floats off without him. He...


  • 'What's the secret of sleep?' wonders a wide-awake Little Chick. With the bright moon byher side she sets sail on a journey of discovery, making many new friends along the way. Can they help her find the secret to a good night's sleep?...




  • When Milo's knowing nose finds a scent it likes, nothing will stop it. Nose to the ground, Milo is led anywhere and everywhere- out the door, through the park, up a skyscraper, and even to outer space! But will Milo's nose ever lead him home? Follow ...








  • With holes to peek through and shapes to peep over, join this cat and dog in their playful, peek-a-boo romp through the pages. For a long, long time, everyone has known that dogs and cats just dont get along. Dogs want to play. Cats want to sleep. Do...


  • A retelling of a traditional Irish folk tale. The king is on the way tovisiting Culain's house, when he sees a young boy, Setanta, playinghurling very bravely, and asks him to join them later. However, as heforgets to inform his host that he will hav...


  • Tease less . . . tickle more! Shout less . . . sing more! Worry less . . . wonder more! With a cheerful message about sharing, giving, and being kind to others, Get Happy will show any child how to turn a frown into a giggle, spread the joy ar...


  • A read-aloud (shout-aloud?) comedy from Malachy Doyle, boldly illustrated by Ed Vere, reminds us there’s no place like home -- no matter how noisy. The Bungles sure are a large and noisy bunch! So noisy that Sam, the middle Bungle, has no room...


  • "What's the secret of sleep?" wonders a wide-awake Little Chick. With the bright moon by her side she sets sail on a journey of discovery, making many new friends along the way. Can they help her find the secret to a good night's sleep? A series of e...



  • Jimmy can't stand Dax's bullying any longer. He steals 150 from his father and runs away. But Dax is on the same train - and he sees the money. Now Jimmy and Dax are locked in a frantic chase. Can Jimmy run fast enough?...


  • Perfect for reading aloud and full of deliciously vibrant artwork, the story of Heidi the Hen's birthday is told as a lively twist on two well-loved tales: The Gingerbread Man and The Little Red HenWhen Heidi the Hen bakes a tasty birthday cake, she...




  • When Seamus and his Grandpa go for a night-time walk, they don’t expect to find a group of ghosts in an old barn. Greg the Ghoul, Phantom Pete, and friends are too scared to go up into heaven, in case they are sent back down to hell, so they are ju...



  • King Iubdan, ruler of the Little People, believes he is the most powerful king in the world. Noone dares to contradict him, but Ossian, the court minstrel knows something that noone else does. He has discovered the kingdom of the Big People. The t...





  • Lollopy Lew the hare wants the cabbage patch all to himself, but Digger the mole wants it, too! Who will win the race and eat all the vegetables? Are Digger's legs really as fast as Lollopy Lew's? Beautifully illustrated, QED Storytime introduces you...


  • A story about two boys, one Irish, one Welsh, who change places and live life in each other's shoes. They may look identical, but they're so different. On a camping holiday alone with his mam, Huw wonders how it would feel to be Marcus. Marcus wonder...






  • Follow one little foal as he grows into a magnificent horse! From learning to stand on wobbly legs to napping in the sunshine and trotting around the field with his mother, he changes as the seasons pass. By springtime he has grown big and strong. ...


  • This story features Granny Sarah and her granddaughter Lowri. Lowri just loves visiting her grandmother's cottage. But more than that she loves hearing the story of the last red kites, the ones nesting on the farm when Granny Sarah was a little girl....


  • Will fishy nibbles come between a hapless dog with a rumbling tummy and his feline friend? Written by imaginative, innovative children’s authors with experience of writing text specifically aimed at extending young learners’ literacy skills. Bril...


  • Seamus loves two things—United and ghosts! So when he hears that the spooky old castle on the hill has ghosts playing football in it, he's up there in a flash! Well, as quickly as he can go with his scaredy Granda in tow. Once they get into the cas...


  • Big Pig is John Henry's cherished piglet. But there comes a time in every piglet's life when new experiences must be faced, so Big Pig is moved out to the pighouse. But Big Pig is lonely, and wants to return home—and will John Henry learn to live o...


  • When his kindness prevents him from triumphing in a winner-takes-all contest with the evil horseman, Long Gray Norris, young Brendan O'Donnell is whisked away to a far land where a new challenge is posed each day, but friends are there to help....


  • Journey to magical and memorable lands with this long-awaited anthology of classic fairy tales from nine different countries and cultures. Including such favorites as Cinderella and The Sleeping Beauty, as well as lesser-known stories like the Ukrain...


  • This magical, tender tale about a girl, a tiger and a great-grandmother is a joyous dance through the changing seasons. From the moment the book is opened, we are invited into woodland suffused with moonlight and, as the tiger's story is revealed in ...


  • The Indian chief was brave and fierce, so many people were afraid of him. But Wasso, the brave baby, was not afraid of him. When the proud Indian chief goes to confront Wasso, he learns an important and humbling lesson. No matter how much he tries to...


  • Believing that all ten of his children are properly tucked into bed for the evening, Mr. O’Leary begins to prepare for his late-night job, but suddenly he hears a commotion and soon realizes that the whole group is back up, running around, and look...


  • "Splash!" says Joshua, "Splash!" Joshua and his granny romp through a wonderful day out enjoying lots of watery delights in this charming picture book with boldly colored illustrations by Ken Wilson-Max. Joshua loves to shout "Splash!" as he stomps t...



  • Three friends enjoy the long summer days at the seaside where crabbing has become their favourite pastime. True to the nature of children, there follows a great competition. Who can catch most crabs? The short chapters in this book are ideal for newl...


  • A girl has a white cat. A boy has a black cat. They all live on the same street, but they've never met -- until one rainy night when a big storm results in bringing the cats and the children together in a most unexpected and delightful way....




  • Georgie is a damaged young boy acting out his rage and grief on all those who try to help him. In a final attempt to break through to Georgie, his caretakers send him to a new facility and this move is, at last, a catalyst for change. As Georgie stru...


  • A magical story will inspire you to grow your own runner beans.When Jody’s grandfather comes to visit, he brings along a packet of seeds for them to plant. Through spring, summer, and fall, Jody watches her plants sprout, flower, and grow lots of b...


  • A simple tale with bold illustrations and lift-the-flap pages offers an amusing look at how baby animals interact with their own parents, such as the baby seahorse who rides in its father's pouch and the zebra that hides alongside its mother....


  • This lively and rhythmic read-aloud about a new puppy will delight young pet lovers.Pendoodle the puppy still hasn’t opened his eyes, much to his young owner’s frustration. Luckily, Uncle Hughie knows just what to do—but can the little girl rem...






  • A playful folktale about a very bold little boy—illustrated by beloved artist Jane Ray.One day, a bold boy entrusts an old woman to look after his pea. But when the old woman’s speckled hen eats the pea, the bold boy declares the hen is rightfull...


  • What is a boy to think when a mischievous, spidery-legged, knobbly-kneed goblin shows up in his front yard? Full of curiosity, the young boy follows his strange new goblin friend a she squishes and squashes things, creeping and crawling through the h...




  • The night the milk turned sour and all the animals were bewitched, the fairies came a-creeping to the bed of little Ifan. The world had turned sour for Twm and Gwyneth. Nothing was the same. Huw grew strong and happy still, but something had changed ...