No catches, no fine print just unconditional book loving for your children with their favourites saved to their own digital bookshelf.
New members get entered into our monthly draw to win £100 to spend in your local bookshop plus lots lots more...Find out more
This is a lively picture book retelling of the popular fairy tale. Goldilocks was always told, Don't go into the forest. It's full of big scary bears. But Goldilocks went into the forest anyway...The simple and engaging text is accompanied by the colourful illustrations of Mike and Carl Gordon, taken from the popular First Reading series. It is a wonderful gift to be shared again and again.
A hilarious picture book based on the classic fairytale and retold for younger children. When a frog rescues Princess Poppy's treasured golden ball, she is revolted to find that in return she has to let him live in the palace with her. But could there be more to this frog than meets the eye? Fun, colourful illustrations make this book a delight to read over and over again.
A charming retelling of the traditional fairytale with simple text and delightful illustrations. When mum's house becomes too small, it's time for Pinky, Percy and Poppy Pig to build houses of their own. But will they chose their materials wisely and escape the Big Bad Wolf? A wonderful story to be shared again and again.
A delightful retelling of the much-loved tale. Full colour illustrations throughout. Part of Young Reading Series 1 for readers just starting to read alone.
A lively re-telling of the Greek myth in which Pegasus, the flying horse, helps hero Bellerophon to defeat a fire-breathing monster. This short story is full of excitement, engaging children who are starting to read on their own. Developed in consultation with reading experts at Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence and ability. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme, comprising over 250 titles.
The Norwegian folk tale retold for children growing in reading confidence and ability. A young girl sets out with a great white bear on a journey to the ends of the earth. She visits enchanted castles, rides the wind and battles with a troll queen - all for the sake of true love. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.
The classic fairytale by Hans Christian Andersen retold with simple text to help beginner readers develop reading stamina. Thumbelina is pretty and kind - and as tiny as a thumb. Flowers tower above her and birds can carry her on their backs. When she's abandoned in the outside world, she faces some very big adventures indeed. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.
The popular adventure by Mark Twain retold for children growing in reading confidence and ability. In Tudor England, a young beggar boy passes the golden gates of Westminster Palace and by chance, meets the Prince. It is a moment that will change their lives forever. Beautifully illustrated by Katie Pamment. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.
Check out the latest activities in our KidsZone.