The best gift of all – give the lifelong love of reading

In association with HarperCollins / 17 November 2017

Ignite a child’s imagination with these beautiful HarperCollins children’s books.

Bad Dad by David Walliams

Bad Dad

For independent readers

Another dazzling David Walliams classic, Bad Dad is a fast and furious, heart-warming, riches-to-rags story that will have readers on the edge of their seats, roaring with laughter and holding back the tears. It’s a high-speed cops and robbers adventure with heart and soul about a father and son taking on the villainous Mr Big.

The novel is beautifully illustrated by Tony Ross and the audio version is performed by David Walliams himself. Bad Dad will doubtless be at the top of every child’s Christmas list.

Hardback £12.99 - buy Bad Dad from the Saga Bookshop

Audio CD £9.99 - buy Bad Dad on CD-Audio from the Saga Bookshop

World's Worst Children 2 by David Walliams

The World’s Worst Children 2

For the whole family

In this follow-up to bestselling The World’s Worst Children, Walliams unleashes another line-up of ten disgraceful children, even more deliciously wicked than before!

Illustrated by artistic genius Tony Ross, these ten stories will delight even reluctant readers.

Hardback £14.99 - buy The World's Worst Children 2 from the Saga Bookshop
Audio CD £9.99 - buy The World's Worst Children 2 on CD-Audio from the Saga Bookshop

Boogie Bear by David Walliams

Boogie Bear

For pre-schoolers

A hilarious and heart-warming picture book, this story embraces difference and celebrates friendship as it follows a big, furry polar bear who finds herself one day unexpectedly drifting far from home and stumbling across some ‘unfriendly company’.

David Walliams’ fifth picture book is full of fun but with a strong heart and an underlying message of understanding and tolerance.

Hardback £12.99 - buy Boogie Bear from the Saga Bookshop

David Walliams

Meet the author: David Walliams

David Walliams’ books have revolutionised reading for children. His ability to wow fans is unprecedented, 
with global sales exceeding 20 million. He wrote this year’s top five biggest-selling children’s books and recently became the first writer to celebrate 100 weeks at the top of the children’s book charts.

‘I can’t believe that ten years have passed since my first children’s book, The Boy in the Dress,’ says David of his phenomenal career. ‘The success of the books over the past decade has been beyond my wildest dreams.’

Great for young readers

Toto by Michael Morpurgo


Michael Morpurgo

A magnificent collaboration between author Michael Morpurgo and award-winning illustrator Emma Chichester Clark, this is a charming and uplifting twist on The Wizard of Oz. It’s told by a very special and unforgettable character – Dorothy’s beloved pet dog, Toto.

Brought to life with glorious technicolour illustrations throughout, this unforgettable telling of a classic story
is the perfect collectable gift for all children (and children at heart).

Hardback £14.99 - buy Toto from the Saga Bookshop

Michael Morpurgo

Meet the author: Michael Morpurgo OBE

A former Children’s Laureate, and one of Britain’s best-loved writers for children. Four times winner of the Children’s Books Awards, Morpurgo has written more than 100 books, many adapted for stage and screen, including War Horse and Private Peaceful.

Here we are by Oliver Jeffers

Perfect for pre-school children

Here We Are

Oliver Jeffers

Inspired by the birth of his first child, award-winning picture book creator Oliver Jeffers takes us on a heartfelt journey introducing our world and how we live in it. His gentle humour and charming narrative combine with exquisite illustrations to make this a classic of the future.  

Hardback £14.99 - buy Here We Are from the Saga Bookshop

Katinka's tail by Judith Kerr

Katinka’s Tail

Judith Kerr OBE

Meet the new feline friend from the celebrated Judith Kerr, whose Mog the Cat and The Tiger Who Came to Tea have entertained children for years. Come on a wondrous journey with Katinka, a quite ordinary pussycat with a not-so-ordinary tail. A magical tale to light up Christmas.

Hardback £12.99 - buy Katinka's Tail from the Saga Bookshop

Paddington pop-up book

Paddington Pop-Up London

Collector’s Edition

A spectacular gift book with six stunning pop-up scenes – as featured in the new movie. Join Paddington as he leads Aunt Lucy through London, where iconic settings such as St Paul’s and Big Ben form the backdrop for this celebration of family and belonging.

Hardback £25 - buy Paddington Pop-Up London from the Saga Bookshop

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