Do you remember what your favourite book was growing up? Some stories are so wonderful and magical that they can stand the test of time and delight generation after generation. 


Passing on our favourite stories  has turned many beloved books into classics. These books become collectors items for nostalgic parents and grandparents while still capturing the imagination of little ones. Books like Alice in Wonderland, The Jungle Book and The Secret Seven series are still as popular as ever and because of this they get a new look or added sparkle to celebrate their continued success. There's nothing like reading an original so we've put together this list of some of the books that we'll keep reading over and over again.

Book cover for Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

This lavish paperback edition of Lewis Carroll's much-loved classic Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, is packed full of amazing exclusive extra material about the history of the book and Lewis Carroll's relationship with Macmillan, his original publisher. Lewis Carroll&...

Book cover for Secret Seven: Mystery of the Skull

Secret Seven: Mystery of the Skull

Solve the mystery with the Secret Seven - everyone's favourite detective club! A brand-new, action-packed Secret Seven adventure by prizewinning author Pamela Butchart. When Peter discovers an old skull hidden in his bedroom, it's time for an urgent meeting of the Secret Sev...

Book cover for Alice in Wonderland: A Colouring Transfer Book

Alice in Wonderland: A Colouring Transfer Book

This elegantly illustrated colouring and rub-down transfer book from the original publisher of Lewis Carroll's beloved masterpiece, features beautiful scenes, and bright and colourful rub-down transfers. Alice in Wonderland: Colouring Transfer Book It includes all of Wonderland's f...

Book cover for Children's Classics Collection

Children's Classics Collection

Designed to appeal to the booklover, the Macmillan Collector’s Library is a series of beautiful gift editions of much loved classic titles. Macmillan Collector’s Library are books to love and treasure.Whether you want to chase after Alice into Wonderland or Mary into The Secret Garden, get...

Book cover for The Jungle Book: A Colouring Transfer Book

The Jungle Book: A Colouring Transfer Book

Inspired by The Jungle Book, this illustrated colouring and transfer book features beautiful scenes, and bright and colourful rub-down transfer sheets for decorating fun. Well-known characters, such as Baloo, Bagheera, Mowgli, Kaa and Shere Khan are all just waiting to be brought to...

Book cover for The Complete Jungle Book

The Complete Jungle Book

A beautiful luxury gift book to cherish for years to come, The Complete Jungle Book is the ultimate edition for Jungle Book fans. With a foreword by award-winning writer and superfan Katherine Rundell, this book contains Rudyard Kipling's best loved classic animal stories: The Jungl...

Book cover for Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There

Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There

This luxurious edition of Through the Looking-Glass contains the complete story of Through the Looking-Glass, with full colour illustrations throughout, plus a section at the end on Lewis Carroll and his relationship with Macmillan, his original publisher. With foiled edges t...

Book cover for Famous Five: Five Get Into Trouble

Famous Five: Five Get Into Trouble

Meet Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timothy. Together they are THE FAMOUS FIVE - Enid Blyton's most popular adventure series. All 21 titles also available as audiobooks!In book seven, the Famous Five investigate spook trains in the dead of night. The trains seem to vanis...

Book cover for Famous Five: Five On Finniston Farm

Famous Five: Five On Finniston Farm

Meet Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timothy. Together they are THE FAMOUS FIVE - Enid Blyton's most popular adventure series. All 21 titles also available as audiobooks!In book eighteen, the Famous Five hunt for the lost dungeons of a ruined castle on Finniston Farm. The friends...

Book cover for Secret Seven: The Secret Seven

Secret Seven: The Secret Seven

Solve the mystery with the Secret Seven - everyone's favourite detective club! These timeless stories are perfect for young fans of mystery, adventure or detective series. Also available in audiobook! It's their first adventure and the Secret Seven super-sleuths are ...