It's the month of dressing up and feeling magical and we have just the right books to do the trick! 

This October we've made a list of some of our favourite books to inspire dress-ups, make-believe magic and loads of fun for various ages. From rhyming witches to delicious and healthy magic potion smoothies, these books will keep your little one entertained for hours. Let them discover the wonderful world of Cressida Cowell or create their own fairy dream land with a pop-up carousel book. There are more than enough sparkles, spells and surprises to share with friends and family!

Book cover for Room on the Broom

Room on the Broom

How the cat purred and how the witch grinned,As they sat on their broomstick and flew through the wind.A very funny story of quick wits and friendship, Room on the Broom is another smash hit from the unparalleled picture book partnership of Julia Donaldson and A...

Book cover for There's A Spider In This Book

There's A Spider In This Book

There's a spider in this book. Are you brave enough to take a look?Eric the spider can't understand why people scream and run away from him. He only wants to say hello. But Fluffy the cat wants to eat Eric, so he's hiding. It's up to the reader to find Eric on every spread ...

Book cover for The Room on the Broom Cookbook

The Room on the Broom Cookbook

The Room on the Broom Cookbook is jam-packed with spellbindingly delicious treats, healthy snacks and simple meals – all inspired by the bestselling picture book Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.Make your own cheese wands, creepy crawly crackers, roaste...

Book cover for Goth Girl and the Sinister Symphony

Goth Girl and the Sinister Symphony

There are musical goings-on at Ghastly-Gorm Hall and another spooky mystery for Ada Goth to solve in Goth Girl and the Sinister Symphony, the fourth book in the Goth Girl series by Chris Riddell, Children's Laureate 2015-2017.Lord Goth is throwing a music festival at Ghastly-Gor...

Book cover for The Wizards of Once: Twice Magic

The Wizards of Once: Twice Magic

The No.1 Bestselling SeriesEnter a land of wizards, warriors, mythical creatures and powerful magic in an exciting fantasy adventure from the author of How To Train Your Dragon. Witches are creating havoc in the Wildwoods and danger lurks behind every tr...

Book cover for Fairy Forest

Fairy Forest

Flutter into the secret world of fairies in this beautiful Fairy Forest pop-up carousel! Fairies Pip, Blossom and Dewdrop are busy making gifts for Princess Flora’s birthday, but Bumble can’t think what to give. Press out the play pieces and join in all the fun with the three stunni...

Book cover for Rainbow Magic: My Rainbow Magic Storybook Collection

Rainbow Magic: My Rainbow Magic Storybook Collection

Join your favourite Rainbow Magic fairies in this special collection of easy-to-read magical adventures.Three of the bestselling Rainbow Magic specials, adapted for developing readers in conjunction with a Reading Consultant. With full colour pictures throughout!

Book cover for How to Train Your Dragon

How to Train Your Dragon

Read the books that inspired the DreamWorks How to Train Your Dragon films.THE STORY BEGINS in the first volume of Hiccup's How to Train Your Dragon memoirs... Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III was an awesome sword-fighter, a dragon-whisperer and the greatest Viking He...