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#1 tiggy2

Posted 05 December 2012 - 09:06 PM

Ok EB book gurus, I need some children's books for a 1-2 yo that have a James in them. The only one I can think of is James and the giant peach and that's a much older book.


#2 ~Tranquillity~

Posted 05 December 2012 - 09:11 PM

Thomas the Tank Engine series has lots of books that feature James.

#3 niggles

Posted 05 December 2012 - 09:11 PM

There's a Jim in Hop on Pop. Other than that I'm drawing a total blank.

You could always order one of those personalised generic books.

#4 Smoo

Posted 05 December 2012 - 09:13 PM

I can't think of one but you could get a personalised book eg http://kavenga.com/index.php?main_page=ind...b43930e11a272ad

#5 JanetteP

Posted 05 December 2012 - 09:18 PM

The Thomas the Tank Engine series have some books about James the red engine.

#6 her mum

Posted 05 December 2012 - 09:34 PM

On Book Depository you can search for all 'picture books' with 'james' in the title - quite a few come up.

#7 greenthumbs

Posted 05 December 2012 - 09:37 PM

Do a book depository search, like this:


Go to their site, go to advanced search and put 'james' in the title section, hit enter, then once that comes up, select 'childrens book' on the left.

A friend did this for my son, it's lovely having some books with his name in them original.gif

#8 Lyn29

Posted 05 December 2012 - 10:37 PM

My son (James) had quite a collection of books, models and such stuff of James, the Red Engine of Thomas the Tank Engine fame. He's 21 now, so it's been around a while.

Love the ideas posted about searching for the name in the title under "children's books". Wish I'd thought of that first!

#9 tiggy2

Posted 06 December 2012 - 10:54 AM

Thanks so much! The book depository ones are all out of stock but it gives me the names of lots of books to look elsewhere for.

#10 amesv

Posted 06 December 2012 - 11:01 AM

I haven't ordered the books from this site but the bags and lables are great. Awesome turnaround time usually too.


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