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The Best Lift-the-Flap Books for Toddlers

We’re diving into the charming world of lift-the-flap books for toddlers, where each turn of the page brings a new discovery for the littlest readers. From playful peek-a-boo surprises to delightful revelations, these books are a magical gateway to early learning and endless smiles. Your little readers will love to explore the wonders hidden beneath each flap, making reading time an unforgettable experience for babies and toddlers! These books are a perfect addition to your baby’s first bookshelf.

Pip and Posy, Where Are You? At Christmas (A Felt Flaps Book)

Illustrated by Axel Scheffler
0-2
A brand-new festive title in the Pip and Posy felt flap series for babies. This beautiful book with colourful, soft felt flaps is based on the bestselling picture book series illustrated by Axel Scheffler. With five colourful felt flaps and rich artwork, toddlers will love joining in this snowy game…
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Where’s Mr Train?

Illustrated by Ingela P Arrhenius
0-2
The original, award-winning Felt Flap series - perfect for babies and toddlers! Each title in this stylish series has five spreads with friendly characters to find behind colourful felt flaps. In Where's Mr Train?, you're on the look out for Mrs Tram, Mr Ferry, Mrs Bus and Mr Train himself!…
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A Book About Betsy Rabbit

Illustrated by Melissa Crowton
0-2
This cute little park-themed title introduces the concepts of greetings (saying hello and goodbye), opposites and colours. With busy, detailed scenes, lots to point at and name and a straightforward story-arc, this is the perfect introduction to a lifetime of reading.
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Warthog

Written by Birdie Black Illustrated by Rosalind Beardshaw
0-2
When a plucky little warthog sets out on an adventure, he meets all sorts of fascinating creatures, from two angry bees, all the way up to nine scared monkeys. All children will love lifting the flaps to count the hidden animals and following the ten muddy footprints which lead to...…
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Can You Say It Too? Brrr! Brrr!

Illustrated by Sebastien Braun
0-2
Five lavishly illustrated spreads, big, recessed flaps and a host of adorable animals to spot, name and mimic combine in this delightful little board book series for thevery young.
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Hello Farm

Illustrated by Nicola Slater
0-2
Big flaps on every page, holes to peek through, and a touch and feel ending make this a perfect book for inquisitive little hands! Ludo's come to play on the farm today! Help him knock on the doors to the barn, the henhouse and the sheep-shed to see which of…
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Look, It’s Twit Twoo Owl

Written by Camilla Reid Illustrated by Clare Youngs
0-2
Introducing an exciting multi-sensory board book series written by Camilla Reid, with illustrations from acclaimed collage artist Clare Youngs! All pre-schoolers will adore Clare Youngs' friendly animals with their high-contrast collage artwork, decorative foil highlights and signature animal noises - but there's a tiny creature to find behind a tuggable…
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Who’s Hiding in the Snow?

Illustrated by Katharine McEwen
0-2
A beautiful lift-the-flap book for little nature lovers everywhere! There are lots of animals in the snow. Where are they hiding and what are they doing? In this innovative lift-the-flap book, little ones can pore over beautiful collaged pages and explore under rocks, snow banks and icebergs to find out…
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British Museum: Mummy!

Written by Lerryn Korda
0-2
A funny and informative lift-the-flap board book about all kinds of mummies This little ancient Egyptian girl can't find her mummy . . . and she needs your help! Could that be her behind the basket? Or is she hiding behind the Sphinx? After discovering a whole host of Egyptian…
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National Trust: The Great Big Christmas Tree Hunt

Illustrated by Ekaterina Trukhan
0-2
A charming interactive Christmas book from the National Trust - perfect for sharing this festive season! Follow Polar Bear as he sets off on an exciting lift-the-flap adventure. But all is not quite as it seems . . . Will Polar Bear ever find any decorations to put on his…
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Lois Looks for Bob at the Park

Illustrated by Gerry Turley
0-2
  A brilliant board book series with bright artwork, big flaps to lift and quirky retro names to get babies, toddlers, and their adults laughing along! This is Lois. She's looking for Bob in the park today. Is that Bob, through the gate? No, that's Peggy! Peggy's playing with her…
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100 First Words: Nature

Illustrated by Edward Underwood
0-2
Super-stylish gift board book with BIG flaps to lift on every page! All toddlers will adore searching for the colourful characters behind the shaped flaps, then naming the animals and plants that you might find in the garden, countryside, forest, jungle and arctic. Informative and engaging, this is the perfect…
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National Trust: Who’s Hiding at the Seaside?

Illustrated by Katharine McEwen
0-2
A beautiful lift-the-flap board book from the National Trust for little nature lovers everywhere!   There are lots of animals at the seaside, but where are they hiding and what are they doing? In this charming lift-the-flap book, little ones can pore over the beautiful collaged pages and explore under…
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Baby Faces: Little Bear, Where Are You?

Illustrated by Ekaterina Trukhan
0-2
Find your baby's face in this delightful new lift-the-flap book with a mirror on every page! One thing is for sure - babies love mirrors! This brand new series of board books aims to enhance early mirror play as very young children will enjoy finding their own face on every…
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Eggs!

Written by Katie Dale Illustrated by Jenny Løvlie
0-2
Can you guess what's inside these eggs? Lift the card flaps to discover all kinds of baby animals! This book encourages children to count the eggs from one to five, while lifting the sturdy flaps to discover some surprising little creatures that hatch from eggs. Illustrated by the Waterstones Children's…
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National Trust: My Very First Spotter’s Guide: I Spot a Duck

Illustrated by Kay Vincent
0-2
An eye-catching new nature novelty series for babies that love spotting wildlife! Even babies can be birdwatchers! In fact, babies love noticing all kinds of animals in the wild and this fantastic new board book builds on that enjoyment with easy-to-lift card flaps and a stimulating question-and-answer text. What does…
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Baby’s First Cloth Book: Cuddly Ladybird

Illustrated by Ingela P Arrhenius
0-2
A stand-out new series of beautifully soft, black-and-white cloth books - with a crinkly page, buggy handle, felt flaps and a mirror! Cuddle up with baby's first cloth book featuring high-contrast images to help develop a newborn's eyesight. In Cuddly Ladybird, you'll find a host of friendly faces in the…
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Where’s Mr Narwhal?

Illustrated by Ingela P Arrhenius
0-2
The original, award-winning Felt Flap series - perfect for babies and toddlers! Each title in this stylish series has five spreads with friendly characters to find behind colourful felt flaps. In Where's Mr Narwhal?, you're on the look out for Mrs Octopus, Mr Turtle, Mrs Seahorse and Mr Narwhal herself!…
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