20 Children's Books Set In Libraries and Bookshops

The Forbidden Library

The Forbidden Library

Django Wexler

Late one night Alice Creighton hears her father having an argument with a fairy - a snarling, bald beast with warts and needle-like teeth. The next day her father disappears, never to return.

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A Library Book for Bear

A Library Book for Bear

Becker Bonny, Macdonald Denton Kady

Although he sees no need for more books to read, Bear agrees to accompany Mouse to the library.

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Library Lion

Library Lion

Michelle Knudsen, Kevin Hawkes

A wonderful addition to any child's library, this is the multiple award-winning and bestselling picture book about what happens when a lion visits a library.

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Busy Bookshop

Busy Bookshop

Marion Billet

A novelty book for children about books and bookshops with push, pull and turning mechanisms.

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Inkheart

Inkheart

Cornelia Funke

Meggie loves books. So does her father, Mo, a bookbinder, although he has never read aloud to her since her mother mysteriously disappeared. They live quietly until the night a stranger knocks at their door. He has come with a...

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Peppa Pig: Peppa Goes to the Library: My First Storybook

Peppa Pig: Peppa Goes to the Library: My First Storybook

Peppa Pig

Peppa is fed up of all her old books and needs some new ones. This title features all of your favourite Peppa Pig characters.

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Curious George Visits the Library (with downloadable audio)

Curious George Visits the Library (with downloadable audio)

H. A. Rey

It's George's first trip to the library and he can't wait to hear the book the librarian chose for story hour! But it's hard for a little monkey to be patient, even when the librarian is reading a story about bunnies. George likes...

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Maisy Goes to the Library

Maisy Goes to the Library

Lucy Cousins

Maisy the mouse, every toddler's best friend, spends a crazy day at the library!

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Charlie and Lola: But Excuse Me That is My Book

Charlie and Lola: But Excuse Me That is My Book

Lauren Child

Beetles, Bugs and Butterflies is Lola's absolute favourite book ever in the whole wide world. So naturally she is distraught when it's not at the library. Someone else has borrowed it! Charlie tries everything he can think of to...

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Fizzlebert Stump: The Boy Who Ran Away From the Circus (and joined the library)

Fizzlebert Stump: The Boy Who Ran Away From the Circus (and joined the library)

A.F. Harrold, Sarah Horne

A story of a boy, a book, some very bad people, some very brave deeds, and the importance of rubber teeth for lions.

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How to Live Forever

How to Live Forever

Colin Thompson

Peter lives with his mother and grandfather in the museum. When Peter decides to search for the father he has never known, he is given a book by an old woman, who makes him promise never to read it. Trapped a world where books are...

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