First chapter books

First chapter books

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

Our 2017 subscription of First Chapter Books is a collection of firm favourites! These have been especially chosen as books that will help new readers to enjoy reading alone—to kickstart every child into a lifetime love of reading.

Each year we hand-pick a selection of books for our subscription packages. We choose books we are confident children will love and want to read again and again. Our subscriptions offer children guaranteed quality, in both story and production, from the world’s best authors and illustrators.

Book subscriptions include free postage and a free book with the first mailing, delivered in a personalised envelope, and with surprises such as bookmarks and gift cards in each parcel. The first book and free gift book arrive after purchase, with one book following each season.

Autumn

This international bestseller is an endearing illustrated chapter book about an African giraffe and his pen pal, a penguin.

Written by Megumi Iwasa and illustrated by Jun Takabatake

Translated by Cathy Hirano

Available as an ebook wherever you buy your ebooks

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Winter

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Spring

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Summer

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

Translated by Julia Marshall

Available as an ebook wherever you buy your ebooks

Temporarily unavailable

Free book!

Available as an ebook wherever you buy your ebooks

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

Our 2017 subscription of First Chapter Books is a collection of firm favourites! These have been especially chosen as books that will help new readers to enjoy reading alone—to kickstart every child into a lifetime love of reading.

Each year we hand-pick a selection of books for our subscription packages. We choose books we are confident children will love and want to read again and again. Our subscriptions offer children guaranteed quality, in both story and production, from the world’s best authors and illustrators.

Book subscriptions include free postage and a free book with the first mailing, delivered in a personalised envelope, and with surprises such as bookmarks and gift cards in each parcel. The first book and free gift book arrive after purchase, with one book following each season.

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