Little People, BIG DREAMS first came to life because author Maria Isabel had an idea—an idea that blossomed into a dream that came to life in a book series.

Now with more than 2.2 million copies sold worldwide, the series continues to grow and expand, introducing children around the world to artists, trailblazers, and dreamers who each made a big impact in the world around them.

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  • Little People Big Dreams – Martin Luther King Jr

    Little Martin grew up in a family of preachers. One day, a friend invited him to play at his house. Martin was shocked when his mother wouldn’t let him in because he was black. That day he realized there was something terribly unfair going on. Martin believed that no one should remain silent and accept...
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  • Little People Big Dreams – Pele

    Discover the life of Pelé, Brazil’s all-time King of Football. With a sock full of rags for a ball, Pelé honed his skills in a poor neighbourhood in Brazil. He knew that, one day, he would lead his country to World Cup victory – and he was right! With Pelé on the team, Brazil lifted...
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  • Little People Big Dreams Colouring Book

    A brilliant colouring book accompaniment to the best-selling Little People, Big Dreams series. Each spread features an engaging large face to colour, alongside endpaper patterns, and an abridged version of the person’s story, perfect for entertaining young children at home and developing their motor skills. Features: Amelia Earhart, Maya Angelou, Audrey Hepburn, Bruce Lee, Ella...
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  • Little People Big Dreams – Vivienne Westwood

    Discover the life of Vivienne Westwood, the flame-haired fashion designer and impresario, in this inspiring true story of her life. When Vivienne was young, she wasn’t sure how a working-class girl from England could make a living in the art world. But after discovering her passion for design and jewellery-making, she erupted onto the fashion...
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  • Little People Big Dreams Sticker Activity Book

    A bumper activity book companion to the bestselling series featuring colouring, stickers, search & find, dot-to-dot, spot the difference, mazes, and more, in paperback format.
    £5.99
  • We Are Together

    On our own, we’re special, and we can chase our dream. But when we join up, hand in hand, together, we’re a team. Celebrate the power of love and friendship in this beautiful book by award-winning illustrator and author Britta Teckentrup. With vibrant artwork and peek-through pages, this is a picture book to treasure.
    £7.99
  • Little People Big Dreams – Anne Frank

    Discover the life of Anne Frank, the writer whose diary captured the hearts of the public, in this true story of her life. With innovative illustrations and extra facts at the back, this empowering series celebrates the important life stories of wonderful women of the world. From designers and artists to scientists, all of them...
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  • Little People Big Dreams – Mother Teresa

    Agnes (later to become Mother Teresa) was born in Skopje, Macedonia. From an early age, she knew she wanted to dedicate herself to religion. She was fascinated by stories of missionaries helping people and wanted to do the same. She spent the rest of her life caring for the sick and poor around the world...
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  • Little People Big Dreams – Greta Thunberg

    When young Greta learned of the climate crisis she stopped talking. She couldn’t understand why people in power were not doing anything to save our Earth. One day she started striking from school in her ‘School Strike for Climate’. Soon, lots more young people joined her, in a global movement that shook adults and politicians...
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  • Little People Big Dreams – David Bowie

    As a child, young David had a head full of songs and ideas. He began by playing the saxophone. After playing with several bands in London, he splashed onto the solo scene. His songwriting talent and musical skill made him one of rock and roll’s all-time greatest artists. This illustrated children’s book from the series...
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  • Little People Big Dreams – Elton John

    Children can discover the life of Elton John, the piano wizard who rocketed to stardom with his music. As a child, Elton started playing his grandmother’s piano in Harrow, London and was soon attending lessons at the Royal Academy. He teamed up with a lyric-writing buddy: Bernie Taupin and the rest was history. Elton’s songwriting...
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  • Little People Big Dreams – Stephen Hawking

    As a child, Stephen used to look up at the stars and wonder what else was out there. He studied at the best universities, and made a ground-breaking discovery about black holes: Hawking radiation. Although he lost his ability to walk and eventually his voice to MS, Stephen was more determined than ever to study...
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