Thursday 5 October 2023

New October Picture Book Releases

 Take a look at a selection of our new picture books coming out in October! Click on the images for more information about each book.

New Hardback Releases

Madame Badobedah and the Old Bones by Sophie Dahl, Lauren O'Hara (illus.)

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The Repair Shop Stories: The Singing Bear by Amy Sparkes, Katie Hickey (illus.)

Bear and Bird: The Stars and Other Stories by Jarvis

I Really Want to Be a Cat by Helen Hancocks

Lily the Pond Mermaid by Lucy Fleming

How Does Santa Go Down the Chimney? by Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (illus.)

Bunnies in a Sleigh: A Crazy Christmas Story! by Philip Ardagh, Ben Mantle (illus.)

Dance With Oti: The Penguin Waltz by Oti Mabuse, Samara Hardy (illus.)

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New Paperback Releases

Well Done, Mummy Penguin by Chris Haughton

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Santa Post by Emma Yarlett

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The Search for the Giant Arctic Jellyfish by Chloe Savage

Cloud Babies by Eoin Colfer, Chris Judge (illus.)

Honey for You, Honey for Me: A First Book of Nursery Rhymes

Watch Michael Rosen perform 'Jelly on a Plate' from Honey for you, Honey for Me:

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This is Our House by Michael Rosen, Bob Graham (illus.)

Rose Meets Mr Wintergarten by Bob Graham

Harvey Slumfenburger's Christmas Present: 30th Anniversary Edition by John Burningham

All of our October picture books are available from all good booksellers!null