National Storytelling Week: Our Top Picks
The first week in February is National Storytelling Week, and we’d love our customers to get involved. Last week, we shared our own bespoke Ocado food story, and this week we’re recommending some of our favourite books. So, head on over and have a browse; we promise there’s something for everyone. View our selection of books.
A tiny snail and an enormous whale go on an amazing journey together, past icebergs and volcanoes, sharks and penguins. This book is a delightful tale of adventure and friendship brought to us by the creators of The Gruffalo; Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. Suitable for ages 3–8 yrs.
This lovely set of miniature books is designed to introduce younger readers to everyone’s favourite forgetful cat, Mog. A perfect gift for old and new fans, this set holds four books including Mog’s Family, Mog’s Day, Mog Loves and Mog Plays. Suitable for ages 12+ mths.
An enchanting international success, this gorgeous picture book has become a modern classic. The story of Little Nutbrown Hare and Big Nutbrown Hare trying to express how much they love each other is one which has captivated adults and children the world over. Suitable for ages 2+ yrs.
Why is six afraid of seven? Because 7, 8, 9. What do elves learn in school? The elf-abet. This fantastic collection features hundreds of phizz-whizzing jokes to make you feel all froth-boggling inside. Suitable for ages 7+ yrs (although adults are sure to crack a smile too).
When everyone has left the house in the morning, the bath toys spring into action and head off on exciting adventures in their magical flying bath. From giving a muddy piglet a shower to putting out a fire for a frightened baboon, they have water at the ready for any emergency. This book is a wonderful read for your toddler and you.
Kate Pankhurst, descendent of Emmeline Pankhurst, has created this wildly wonderful and accessible book about women who really changed the world. Fly through the sky with the incredible explorer Amelia Earhart, and read all about the wonderful adventures of Mary Seacole with this best-selling read. Suitable for ages 5+ yrs.
Head over to our site to view our full selection of books.