Here's a selection of recent reviews our books have received.

Press reviews

The Flower

The illustrations in this minimal text picture book are very much in the Tim Turner tradition - muted pastel shades of brown and grey, vacant looking expressions on wide, round faces... Rowan Stanfield

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Gustav Mole Puppet

This hand puppet has special appeal, coming complete with violin and bow. He has been designed to introduce children to the world of music, instruments and performing groups. Gustav...

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The Wim Wom

“Not only does The Wim Wom from the Mustard Mill give detailed imagery, but it also builds anticipation in a young reader's mind …”

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You and Me!

“The New Baby series from Child's Play is spot on accurate. … watercolors and graphite or grease pencil outlines are friendly and exuberant.”

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Customer reviews of our top sellers

Going Places!

“The Little Explorer and Little Driver ranges from Child’s Play are excellent for imaginative play on the go, with a small character attached by ribbon that you can put in... Child-Led Chaos

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Bib on, Bunny!

“For little ones who want to operate their own puppets, Child’s Play have a huge range of puppet activity books. Older babies and young toddlers will be able to stick their... Child-Led Chaos

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"I love this. Can be used in so many ways- about bereavement or loss more generically, or individuality. Stunning artwork, unusual and dazzling. Loved idea of leaving a gift behind... Letterbox Library Staff Member, Letterbox Library Reviewer

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Cook It!

"This Childs Play book has fun pictures with bright colors. A fun book that I know Little Man will like. He is my kitchen helper – always has been. That little man loves being in the kitchen during meal prep.” 3 Sweet Birds

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