There’s something very special in the air at this time of the year, a crisp autumn breeze, crackling log fires and bristling leaves, floating delicately towards the ground, all with your favourite books surrounding you.
From the traditional celebration of the Harvest Festival, to the thrill of Guy Fawkes’ Bonfire Night, to the excitement of costumes and trick or treating on Halloween, autumn is the perfect time of year for celebration.
To help get you into the spirit of Autumn, we have chosen some of our favourite autumn books!
Very First Autumn Favourites
The Great Big Hugless Douglas Series Collection 7 Books Set By David Melling. Hugless Douglas is a huggable, lovable young brown bear who wakes up one morning in need of a hug. He goes to try and find one but none of them seem quite right. Join Douglas on his search for the perfect bear hug!
Hugless Douglas is a picture book that’s jam-packed with humour. Little ones will love all of Douglas’ silly actions, like cuddling armfuls of wriggly sheep and wiping his nose on a poor rabbit’s bottom!
For our younger readers
The Winnie the Pooh Complete Collection 30 Books Box Set is a collection of 30 glorious and enchanting tales from Hundred Acre Wood, the Winnie-the-Pooh collection from the brilliant A.A. Milne is presented in a unique gift box. Featuring all of Christopher Robins exploits, these charming hardback stories are enduring literary classics that are bound to delight all ages. Packed full with the adventures of Winnie, Tigger, Piglet, Eeyore and the gang as they head off on an expedition to the North Pole and build a house for Eeyore. A wonderful collectable library of beautiful books.
The Brambly Hedge Library by Jill Barklem has been delighting readers for forty years, and this gift set is the perfect way to introduce it to the next generation. The classic Autumn Story sees the mouse Little Primrose lost in the Chestnut Woods, and bad weather is on the way. Will she make it home safely? This is just one volume among many in this fantastic set of seasonal tales, sure to stay in the memory long after the book is closed. Step into the exquisite miniature world of the mice of Brambly Hedge in this beautiful new edition of the classic picture book.
Leigh Bardugo 5 Books Set Collection, Shadow And Bone Trilogy, Grishaverse Series. Have a hot drink and curl-up under a blanket for this Autumn read! Soldier. Summoner. Saint. Orphaned and expendable, Alina Starkov is a soldier who knows she may not survive her first trek across the Shadow Fold - a swath of unnatural darkness crawling with monsters. But when her regiment is attacked, Alina unleashes dormant magic not even she knew she possessed.Now Alina will enter a lavish world of royalty and intrigue as she trains with the Grisha, her country's magical military elite - and falls under the spell of their notorious leader, the Darkling.
Dearest reader, A question...is anything more exhilarating than buying a book set and saving some £'s? Yet, wager wrongly and you might find yourself left with nothing but regret of course.
Have you finished Bridgerton already? Well the scandals don't stop there. Dive into all 5 books by Julia Quinn to find out what Lady Whistledown is going to gossip about next...
Either reliving the nostalgia of your favourite books from days gone by, or introducing the stories to a new generation, this collection is a must have for the autumn season.