Early Readers Pack 2020


Start a child’s collection with a Gecko Press book pack for curious readers

The Gecko Press pack for Early Readers is a collection of tried and true books that every child needs in their first collection. These books are guaranteed firm favourites.

Comes gift-wrapped and with a card.

My Happy Life

My Happy Life is a sweet, funny illustrated chapter book about a young girl with a lot of optimism—even if sometimes life makes it hard to be happy.

Translated by Julia Marshall

My Happy Life First Chapter


Detective Gordon: the First Case

A brilliant detective story by one of Sweden’s top children’s writers and illustrated in full colour throughout. A book to read alone or aloud!

Translated by Julia Marshall

Read the first chapter here



An uplifting, warmhearted early chapter book about a crow, who proves you can move mountains (or even dromedaries) and perform truly heroic deeds if you believe in yourself.

Translated by Antony Shugaar

Read the first chapter here.