Books published by Macmillan Children's Books

Goth Girl and the Sinister Symphony

Macmillan Children's Books | September 7, 2017 | 224 pages
The adventures of Ada Goth and friends continue in the fourth book of the award-winning Goth Girl series.There are musical goings-on at Ghastly-Gorm Hall and another spooky mystery for Ada to solve in the fourth book of the Goth Girl series by 2015-2017 UK Children's Laureate, Chris Riddell. Lord... More Info
$13.99

Goth Girl and the Fete Worse Than Death

Macmillan Children's Books | June 29, 2017 | 224 pages
Ada is back in the sequel to the award-winning Goth Girl and the Ghost of a Mouse, now in paperback for the first time.Packed full of beautiful black-and-white illustrations from author Chris Riddell, Goth Girl and the Fete Worse Than Death follows the adventures of Ada Goth in the sequel to the... More Info
$23.99

What the Ladybird Heard on Holiday

Macmillan Children's Books | June 29, 2017 | 32 pages
"One fine day, in the middle of May, The ladybird went on holiday."Those two bad men, Lanky Len and Hefty Hugh, are back! They may be in the city instead of the farm, but they haven't changed their thieving ways. In fact, they've got even more ambitious. They're planning to steal a monkey from the... More Info
$9.99

Busy Park

Macmillan Children's Books | June 29, 2017 | 10 pages
A first novelty board book for young children about a day at the park, with push, pull and turning mechanisms.With lots to see, in Busy Park children can join in by pushing, pulling and turning the tabs to experience a day out at the park. Visit the playground, spots lots of different animals and... More Info

Never Shake a Rattlesnake

Macmillan Children's Books | June 28, 2016 | 32 pages
Don't teach the bunny rabbits your own disgusting habits. Don't picnic with a python in the park. Everyone knows about saying please and thank you, and not talking with your mouth full. But when it comes to dealing with tiny dogs and hairy chimpanzees, things get a lot more complicated. Rollicking... More Info
$12.99

Goth Girl and the Ghost of a Mouse

Macmillan Children's Books | May 4, 2017 | 224 pages
A deliciously dark, beautifully illustrated offering from award-winning UK Poet Laureate, Chris Riddell. Now in paperback for the first time!Ada Goth is the only child of Lord Goth. The two live together in the enormous Ghastly-Gorm Hall. Lord Goth believes that children should be heard and not... More Info
$17.99

Doodle Dogs

Macmillan Children's Books | May 4, 2017 | 80 pages
Get creative and learn all about art and artists - with a true expert as your guide!A line is a dot that went for a walk'- Paul KleeJoin award-winning Tim Hopgood and his new creation, Doodle Dog, at the most artistic dog show in town. In this book, inspired by the work of many well-known artists,... More Info
$13.99

Tidy

Macmillan Children's Books | May 18, 2017 | 40 pages
From the creator of Meerkat Mail and Dogs, comes a very funny rhyming woodland story about the perils of being too tidy.Pete the badger likes everything to be neat and tidy at all times, but what starts as the collecting of one fallen leaf escalates quickly and ends with the complete destruction of... More Info
$9.99

Peter Pan

Macmillan Children's Books | April 6, 2017 | 10 pages
A first novelty board book about Peter Pan, with push, pull and slide mechanisms.First Stories: Peter Pan is a perfect introduction for young children to J.M. Barrie's classic story. Push, pull and slide mechanisms to bring the story to life and reveal favourite scenes in action. Follow the Darling... More Info
$14.99

Cinderella

Macmillan Children's Books | April 6, 2017 | 24 pages
A lift-the-flap, pop-up fairy tale with an audio CD.In Lift-the-Flap Fairy Tales: Cinderella, the traditional fairy tale is retold in irreverent, playful rhyme that's perfect for reading aloud, and brilliantly accompanied by Nick Sharratt's bright and vibrant illustrations. There are flaps to lift... More Info
$14.99

Little Red Riding Hood

Macmillan Children's Books | March 28, 2017 | 24 pages
A lift-the-flap, pop-up fairy tale with an audio CD.In Lift-the-Flap Fairy Tales: Little Red Riding Hood, the traditional fairy tale is retold in irreverent, playful rhyme that's perfect for reading aloud, and brilliantly accompanied by Nick Sharratt's bright and vibrant illustrations.  More Info
$12.99

A Squash and a Squeeze

Macmillan Children's Books | April 6, 2017 | 24 pages
''Wise old man, won't you help me, please? My house is a squash and squeeze.''A little old lady lives all by herself but she's not happy - her house is just too small, even for one. Whatever can she do? The wise old man knows: bring in a flappy, scratchy, greedy, noisy crowd of farmyard animals.... More Info
$12.99

The Smartest Giant in Town

Macmillan Children's Books | April 6, 2017 | 24 pages
George wished he wasn't the scruffiest giant in town. So when he sees a new shop selling giant-sized clothes, he decides it's time for a new look: smart trousers, smart shirt, stripy tie, shiny shoes. Now he's the smartest giant in town... until he bumps into some animals who desperately need his... More Info

The Snail and the Whale

Macmillan Children's Books | April 6, 2017 | 24 pages
"How I long to sail!" said the tiny snail.One little snail longs to see the world and hitches a lift on the tail of an enormous whale. Together they go on an amazing journey, past icebergs and volcanoes, sharks and penguins, and the little snail feels so small in the vastness of the world. But when... More Info
$12.99

Monkey Puzzle

Macmillan Children's Books | April 6, 2017 | 24 pages
"I've lost my mum!"It's not too much fun being lost in the jungle, and little monkey wants his mummy. A kindly butterfly is keen to help, but they don't seem to be having much luck as the well-meaning butterfly misunderstands monkey's descriptions and leads him to all sorts of unsuitable animals!... More Info
$12.99

Room on the Broom

Macmillan Children's Books | April 6, 2017 | 24 pages
How the cat purred and how the witch grinned,As they sat on their broomstick and flew through the wind.The witch and her cat fly happily over forests, rivers and mountains on their broomstick until a stormy wind blows away the witch's hat, bow and wand. Luckily, they are retrieved by a dog, a bird... More Info
$12.99

The Gruffalo's Child

Macmillan Children's Books | April 6, 2017 | 24 pages
The Gruffalo said that no gruffalo shouldEver set foot in the deep dark wood.But one wild and windy night the Gruffalo's child disobeys her father's warnings and ventures out into the snow. After all, the Big Bad Mouse doesn't really exist... does he?The Gruffalo's Child is the number one... More Info
$12.99

The Odd Egg

Macmillan Children's Books | March 24, 2017 | 14 pages
Emily Gravett's gorgeous story in an eggcellent board book format!The perfect board book gift for Easter - with a cheeky twist!All the birds have eggs to hatch. All except Duck. When Duck is delighted to find an egg of his own to look after: it's the most beautiful egg in the whole world! But all... More Info

Orange Pear Apple Bear

Macmillan Children's Books | February 23, 2017 | 22 pages
An orange, a pear, an apple - and a bear. Deliciously simple. Perfectly fun.Delight in a beautifully realised and very funny exploration of colour, the relationship between different objects and the power of the imagination in this sturdy hardback board book version of the classic.Orange Pear Apple... More Info

The Gruffalo's Child

Macmillan Children's Books | September 29, 2015 | 32 pages
A mini hardback gift edition of The Gruffalo's Child - one of the world's favourite picture books.This classic snowy adventure featuring everyone's favourite characters from the deep dark wood has delighted children and adults around the world for more than ten years.  More Info

Wendel and the Robots

Macmillan Children's Books | October 22, 2015 | 32 pages
Crazy inventions, mad robots and a stupendous battle!If his inventions go wrong, Wendel just throws them away and starts again. So when Clunk, his robot assistant, fills the sock drawer with cups and saucers and makes tea in a Wellington boot, Wendel throws him on the scrapheap and makes himself a... More Info

Wolves 10th Anniversary Edition

Macmillan Children's Books | July 30, 2015 | 40 pages
Rabbit borrows a book about wolves from the library. He can't put it down! But soon a sinister figure with sharp claws and a bushy tail starts to creep right off the pages. You won't believe your eyes - but if you're a rabbit, you probably should.Brilliantly witty, ingeniously constructed, and with... More Info

Lion Practice

Macmillan Children's Books | July 30, 2015 | 32 pages
Laura loves to practise. She's been a kangaroo, a parrot and a crocodile - but nothing beats lion practice! It's fun to leap, and run and roar really loud, isn't it? Laura's patient parents aren't so sure. So when Laura takes a lion-sized leap too far, she gets a telling off. But like all good... More Info

The Secret of Platform 13

Macmillan Children's Books | October 9, 2014 | 192 pages
Under Platform 13 at King's Cross Station there is a secret door that leads to a magical island... It appears only once every nine years. And when it opens, four mysterious figures step into the streets of London. A wizard, an ogre, a fey and a young hag have come to find the prince of their... More Info

What the Jackdaw Saw

Macmillan Children's Books | May 1, 2015 | 32 pages
The jackdaw wants all his friends to come to his party, but when he calls out his invitation the animals just touch their heads. Why won't they answer? And what do their actions mean?  More Info

Dear Zoo Animal Shapes

Macmillan Children's Books | May 1, 2015 | 20 pages
An elephant? Too big! A giraffe? Too tall! A puppy? Perfect!Even the very youngest Dear Zoo fans can enjoy turning the die-cut pages of this sturdy board book to discover the different shapes of all their favourite animals from the original story. What will the zoo send you?Look out for Oh Dear!... More Info

Oh Dear! Farm Animal Shapes

Macmillan Children's Books | May 1, 2015 | 20 pages
Who has the eggs for Buster's breakfast? Not the pig, the sheep or the cow . . . oh dear!Even the very youngest Oh Dear! fans can enjoy turning the die-cut pages of this sturdy board book to discover the different shapes of all their favourite farm animals from the original story. Look out for Dear... More Info

My New Home

Macmillan Children's Books | February 1, 2015 | 32 pages
We've just moved house and I feel so far from home . . . Moving to a new home can sometimes feel scary and a little bit lonely, but this little racoon soon discovers that wherever you go adventures soon follow. A beautiful and uplifting story about moving house, making friends and finding a new... More Info

The Island of Adventure

Macmillan Children's Books | October 9, 2014 | 336 pages
A beautiful Macmillan Classics edition of the first book in Enid Blyton's Adventure series For Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack and Kiki the parrot, the summer holidays in Cornwall are everything they'd hoped for. Until they begin to realise that something very sinister is taking place on the... More Info

The Gruffalo's Child. 10th Anniversary Edition

Macmillan Children's Books | September 20, 2017 | 32 pages
Happy Birthday, Gruffalo's Child! A new, limited edition of The Gruffalo's Child, one of the world's favourite picture books. Ten years after it was first published, the classic snowy adventure featuring the everyone's favourite characters from the deep dark wood continues to delight children and... More Info
$16.99

Goth Girl and the Fete Worse Than Death

Macmillan Children's Books | September 25, 2014 | 192 pages
Preparations for the Ghastly-Gorm Garden Party and bake-off are under way. Celebrity cooks are arriving at the hall for the big event and, true to form, Maltravers, the indoor gamekeeper, is acting suspiciously. Elsewhere at Ghastly-Gorm Ada's wardrobe-dwelling lady's maid Marylebone the bear has... More Info

What the Ladybird Heard Read and Play Farm

Macmillan Children's Books | July 31, 2014 | 32 pages
The number one bestseller, now with a fabulous farm play set. Hefty Hugh and Lanky Len have a cunning plan to steal the farmer's fine prize cow. But the tiniest, quietest creature on the farm has a plan of her own -- and YOU can help her save the day! This ingenious all-in-one format features a... More Info

The Something

Macmillan Children's Books | August 1, 2014 | 32 pages
When a little boy's ball disappears down a mysterious hole in the garden, he can't stop thinking about what could be down there -- a little mouse's house? The lair of a hungry troll? Or maybe even a dragon's den. Whatever it may be, he's determined to find out! A glorious imaginative adventure,... More Info

Digby Dog Delivers

Macmillan Children's Books | July 31, 2014 | 32 pages
The Jolly Postman meets Where's Wally? for a new generation! Digby Dog is the best delivery dog in town. From a missing T.Rex bone for the Dinosaur Museum to a replacement bow for the violinist in the orchestra, Digby's parcels always reach the right place at the right time. But Digby needs your... More Info

Let's Read/the Santa Trap

Macmillan Children's Books | July 31, 2014 | 32 pages
Let's get reading with Macmillan early readers! The complete story and original illustrations of Jonathan Emmett and Poly Bernatene's picture book, The Santa Trap, have been specially re-designed into a smaller early reader format. Created with expert advice from a literacy consultant, this new... More Info

Let's Read/the Gruffalo's Child

Macmillan Children's Books | July 31, 2014 | 32 pages
Let's get reading with Macmillan early readers! The complete story and original illustrations of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's bestselling picture book, The Gruffalo's Child, have been specially re-designed into a smaller early reader format. Created with expert advice from a literacy... More Info

The Flying Bath

Macmillan Children's Books | September 20, 2017 | 32 pages
Fly across the world in the amazing Flying Bath! When everyone has left the house in the morning, the bath toys spring into action and head off on exciting adventures in their magical flying bath! From giving a muddy piglet a shower to putting out a fire for a frightened baboon, they have water at... More Info

Smelly Louie

Macmillan Children's Books | July 1, 2014 | 32 pages
Louie the dog has just had a bath -- and he is NOT happy about it. He smells all wrong. Determined to get his Special Smell back, he goes on a hunt for it and meets lots of smelly things along the way -- a fox, some interesting dustbins and a marvellously muddy puddle to roll in. Will he succeed in... More Info

Long Walk to Freedom

Macmillan Children's Books | July 1, 2014 | 64 pages
Official picture-book edition of Nelson Mandela's bestselling autobiography Read the amazing story of a true hero of our times and discover how a little boy whose father called him "troublemaker" grew up to fight apartheid, become South Africa's first black president and campaign for freedom and... More Info

Gruffalo Explorers

Macmillan Children's Books | July 1, 2014 | 32 pages
Calling all nature explorers to go outside with the Gruffalo! Don't forget to take this sticker activity guide with you and keep your eyes peeled. Learn all about nature with this colourful spotter's guide, packed with fun outdoor activities and hundreds of stickers -- a brilliant book for all the... More Info

Lucy Cousins Nursery Rhymes Book 1 Board Book

Macmillan Children's Books | July 3, 2014 | 10 pages
From Humpty Dumpty, to The Grand Old Duke of York, the sounds and rhythms of these wonderful nursery rhymes are beautifully imagined by Lucy Cousins, illustrator of the Maisy books. They're a perfect, playful introduction to the world of stories for little children.  More Info

My New Home

Macmillan Children's Books | June 5, 2014 | 32 pages
Weâe(tm)ve just moved house and I feel so far from home . . . Moving to a new home can sometimes feel scary and a little bit lonely, but this little racoon soon discovers that wherever you go adventures soon follow. A beautiful and uplifting story about moving house, making friends and finding a... More Info

Pirate Treasure!

Macmillan Children's Books | September 20, 2017 | 32 pages
The sun is out so Zoe and Beans and best friend Oscar are off on a trip to the seaside. They've got buckets and spades and they're ready to search for buried pirate treasure! But digging is hard work and treasure is hard to find. It looks like it's up to clever Beans to sniff some out... A new... More Info

I Am an Artist

Macmillan Children's Books | June 5, 2014 | 32 pages
Meet the boy who canâe(tm)t stop creating art! He loves colours, shapes, textures and EVERYTHING inspires him: his socks, the contents of the fridge, even his cat gets a new coat (of paint!). But thereâe(tm)s just one problem: his mum isnâe(tm)t quite so enthusiastic. A sharp, silly, fabulously... More Info

Hot Dogs and Dinosnores

Macmillan Children's Books | February 27, 2014 | 80 pages
Packed full of hilarious animal jokes and pictured to get young readers giggling! Children love telling jokes to their friends and family, and these jokes are easy to read and easy to remember. Perfect for beginner readers who delight in fun wordplay. What do you call a dog who likes bubble baths?... More Info

Bear and Hare Go Fishing

Macmillan Children's Books | February 1, 2014 | 32 pages
Bear and Hare are off on a fishing trip, with nets and rods at the ready. Bear loves fishing! Hare seems more interested in his picnic. But after a long wait, the two adventurers catch more than they expect in this tale of fun, friendship and fishy goings-on. Full of warmth and humour, and starring... More Info

Thirteen

Macmillan Children's Books | February 13, 2014 | 336 pages
A gripping thriller about a boy targeted by a murderous cult leader. Fast-paced action for fans of Cherub and Gone. Born at midnight in London, on the stroke of the new millennium, Adam is the target of a cult that believes boys born on this date must die before the end of their thirteenth year. He... More Info

Aunt Amelia

Macmillan Children's Books | March 1, 2014 | 32 pages
We were in a bad mood. Aunt Amelia was coming to look after us. When Mum and Dad go away for the night, Aunt Amelia comes to look after one very cross little girl and boy. They do NOT want to be looked after and, even worse, Mum has left a list of boring instructions. But Aunt Amelia turns out to... More Info

Zoe and Beans

Macmillan Children's Books | February 1, 2014 | 12 pages
Join Zoe, Beans and their new friend Oscar as they pick up snails, jump in the deep end, and even play with a spider. They're not scared of anything! But what about the dark . . . ? Another title in the brilliant series of board books featuring the adorable Zoe and Beans and all of their friends.... More Info

Zoe and Beans - Hello Ladybird!

Macmillan Children's Books | February 1, 2014 | 12 pages
Zoe and Beans have found a ladybird! But where has it gone? It's nowhere to be found in the garden, but they do discover all kinds of other things whilst they're looking. A classic hide-and-seek story -- can you spot the ladybird on every page? Another title in the brilliant series of board books... More Info

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