Birthday Books

Picture Book Wish List!

You are never too old to enjoy a picture book! We would like to build a collection of new picture books; we have compiled a wish list which we thought would be useful for those considering buying a birthday book for any class.



The Rabbit Problem

Emily Garrett




The Lost Thing

Shaun Tan




The Heart and the Bottle

Oliver Jeffers



Midnight Superhero

Eliot Jones



Traction Man Meets Turbo Dog

Mini Grey




The Wolves in the Walls

Neil Gaiman




Don’t Read this Book

Jill Lewis




The Diabolical Mr Tiddles

Tom Mc Loughlin




The Flower

John Light




Leon and the Place Between

Angela Mc Allister 




Something Else

Kathryn Cave




The Tin Forest

Helen Ward





Tree Fall 

David Wiesner




The Tear Thief

Carol Ann Duffy




How to Catch a Star

Oliver Jeffers



Lila and the Secret of Rain

David Conway



Traction Man is Here

Mini Grey





Neil Gaiman




The Silence Seeker

Ben Morley



Baba Yaga and the Stolen Baby

Alison Laurie




Dr Xargles Book of Earthlets

Jeanne Willis 





100 Most Disgusting Things on the Planet

Anna Claybourne 








Gerrie Mc Call





Squids Will be Squids

John Schiezka







David Wiesner 




Voices In the Park

Anthony Browne






Alexis Deacon




The Great Paper Caper

Oliver Jeffers






David Wiesner




How to Live Forever

Colin Thompson




Goldilocks and Just One Bear

Leigh Hodgekinson




Falling Angels

Colin Thompson




Herb the Vegetarian Dragon

Jules Bass 




The Egyptian Echo

Paul Dowswell





The Wolf’s Story

Toby Forward




The Red Tree

Shaun Tan




Little Mouse’s Big Books of Fear

Emily Gravett




The Last Alchemist

Colin Thompson





Monty Molenski




The Scarab’s Secret

Nick Would






Sir Henry Hardcastle




Bob’s Best Ever Friend

Simon Bartram




Mungo and the Spiders from Space

Timothy Knapman



Silly Billy

Anthony Browne




Man on the Moon

Simon Bartram




Biscuit Bear

 Mini Grey




The Lost Happy Endings

Carol Ann Duffy