The best new books for babies & toddlers in 2018

Happy New Year from all of us here at Campbell Books! Take a look at some of our new books for babies and toddlers coming out in 2018...

Happy New Year from all of us here at Campbell Books!

Take a look at some of our new books for babies and toddlers coming out in 2018. Introduce your baby to our bustling capital with My First London Cloth Book or the fun outdoors in My First Touch and Find: Park. Toddlers will love our sturdy new interactive board books, such as Sleeping Beauty and Brilliant Bugs.


Book cover for Park

My First London Bus Cloth Book

by Marion Billet

Book cover for My First London Bus Cloth Book

A very soft, very cuddly cloth book for babies all about London.

My First London Bus Cloth Book has bright, simple illustrations by Marion Billet and features a red London bus with tactile crinkly wheels on the cover. Beautifully presented in a gorgeous gift box, this book is perfect for small babies.

Little tourists can discover more of London with The London Noisy Tube, The London Noisy Bus and The London Noisy Book.

Brilliant Bugs

by Chorkung

Book cover for Brilliant Bugs

Explore the forest, a busy pond and the steamy jungle in First Explorers: Brilliant Bugs! Spot the spiders, butterflies and stick insects, as well as lots of other amazing creepy crawlies who live all around us.

Each scene has chunky push, pull and slide mechanisms perfect for little hands, animals to spot and fun facts about bugs. Beautifully illustrated by Chorkung, this title provides gentle early learning and is a magical introduction to the natural world for small children.

Also available: Night Animals, Sea Creatures, In the Jungle, Dinosaurs, Wild Animals

Sleeping Beauty

Book cover for Sleeping Beauty

I'm Not Sleepy

by Marion Cocklico

Book cover for I'm Not Sleepy

The Big Steps series is designed to help little ones (and their parents) cope with everyday experiences. In I'm Not Sleepy, watch little Ned and his mummy go through their bedtime routine even though Ned is "not a bit sleepy".

See Ned clear away his toys, have a bath, a story and then a song in this fun-filled novelty book with flaps and mechanisms. Each page has really helpful bedtime tips for parents and carers that are endorsed by The Good Play Guide and leading Early Years Consultant, Dr Amanda Gummer. With delightful illustrations from Marion Cocklico, I'm Not Sleepy is the perfect bedtime book to share with even the most reluctant little sleeper!

For more toddler tips read No More Nappies: A Potty-Training Book, Can You Say Please?, and We're Having a Baby.

In the Jungle

by Axel Scheffler

Book cover for In the Jungle

Little ones can join in the fun In the Jungle by pulling out the sliders, pushing up the tabs and counting all the animals! How many lazy lions are yawning? How many zebras are skipping?

Young children will love playing with this bright and colourful board book with gentle rhyming text and beautifully illustrated by the award-winning Axel Scheffler. In the Jungle has been endorsed and recommended by Dr Amanda Gummer's Good Toy Guide.

Discover more animal books from the illustrator of The Gruffalo with On the Farm and Freddy the Frog.

Busy Baby Animals

Book cover for Busy Baby Animals

Tiger, Tiger, Time to Take a Bath!

Book cover for Tiger, Tiger, Time to Take a Bath!

The London Noisy Bus

by Marion Billet

Book cover for The London Noisy Bus

Young children will love to press the beep-beep sound button as they journey through the sights of London on the iconic open top bus.

Beep-beep as you pass the fabulous sights of London including ZSL London Zoo, the wonderful toyshop on Regents Street, Westminster Tower, Big Ben and the Natural History and Science Museums. With funny characters and a 'spot Sherlock' feature, there is plenty to talk about on every page of The London Noisy Bus.

This bus-shaped book has bright, bold and beautiful illustrations by Marion Billet and promises to be lots of fun for toddlers on the move!

Collect more London titles for little tourists: My First London Taxi, The London Noisy Tube, and My First London Sticker Book.