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

Press reviews

Waiting for Baby

“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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Wake Up, Sleepy Head!

This wonderfully written poetry book is a great resource for any key stage one classroom. Each short poem refers to a different type on animal, from slugs to sloths. In fact, almost... BA(Ed) English Specialist, Durham University

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My First Animal Signs

This is the latest in Child’s Play’s innovative series aimed at encouraging communication before or without speech. Equally applicable for deaf and hearing children, the...

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Incey Wincey Spider

Part of the Sign & Sing-Along series aimed at parents and babies who use sign language as an early form of communications, with illustrations that show which signs to make, this...

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Customer reviews of our top sellers

Sardines of Love

An instant hit with our little one, she loves the characters, their names, their adventure and the glorious illustrations. It's delicious! Franchacha, Brighton

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"Time to focus on a book that's like a huge sledgehammer-sized whump in the heart to read, and one that we've shared between family members, each coming away from it with something subtly different. 'Grandma' by Jessica Shepherd deals... ReadItDaddy

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Ocean Deep

“This is a beautifully illustrated exploration into every part of the ocean from rock pools to the deepest depths. The sturdy card pages make this suitable even from early ages... Child-Led Chaos

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Teddy Bear, Teddy Bear!

You say: a selection of fantastic online reviews of our book… Misc

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WIA 2019 Shortlistings

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