Kids love animals. Animals are tangible, loveable, cute and diverse – an excellent place for small children to start categorising the world around. Introducing your toddler to the wonders of the animal kingdom can be as memorable and rewarding for you as it is for them. Here are some books to take your little ones on journeys of discovery.
A bright, bold and brand new baby board book series
This best-selling classic now comes with an audio CD read by Tom Hollander.
Make learning animals an exciting adventure for your baby
By the author of Ollie and the Wind, shortlisted in the Children's Book Council of Australia Awards
Pig is BIG. Bug is... not. How will they ever be friends?
Come eye to eye with some of nature's most impressive creatures as Graeme Base takes you on a richly illustrated journey of imagination and possibility.
A near wordless masterpiece about a cat named Mr Wuffles that could only have been devised by Caldecott Medal winning David Wiesner.
Someone is stealing the beetroots, who could that somebody be? Join us in the garden and we’ll unravel this mystery.
Binge away with all the original texts, prequels, sequels, tie-ins and companions of the year's biggest TV series.
Titles worth revisiting, no matter how much you hated them at school.
Three Penguin Random House novels honoured among the Australian Book Review’s fan favourites.
Stories real and imagined about the moral cost of slavery, and its implications on humanity.