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Children’s bookcases, bookshelves and bookends
Last updated on by Tom Tolkien
Trying to find the perfect children’s bookcase or bookshelf can be a minefield with children’s books coming in all shapes, sizes, and weights, and books becoming out of date and unwanted and swapped for new ones in a short space of time. We’ve put together a selection of recommended kid’s bookshelves, bookends, and bookcases to give you some ideas for storing all those picture books, stories, and kid’s magazines.
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Children’s bookcases – our recommendations
Kid’s bookshelves – our favourites
Beautifully crafted, this bookcase encourages children to learn their alphabet letters, and pick books independently.
Holding a surprising number of books in a small space, there’s also useful clock face to help children learn to tell the time.
A stylish and practical rotating bookcase that will look great in a bedroom, playroom or classroom.
A great sturdy white bookshelf perfect for older children’s books.
A great children’s bookcase for books of all sizes.
A colourful freestanding children’s bookcase with a Gruffalo theme.
A very versatile storage unit suitable for children’s books.
A sunny safari themed children’s bookshelf and storage unit.
A funky four shelf giraffe bookcase for children which is ideal for storing picture books.
A princess themed freestanding children’s sling bookcase, ideal for picture books.
A white round children’s bookcase, on wheels, which stores a surprising number of books.
An interesting and distinctive corner children’s bookcase – ideal for children’s books in small bedrooms.
Children’s book storage
A bright and fun pirate-themed children’s bookcase storage unit with sling shelves.
A great children’s book storage unit for younger children – ideal for picture books and this unit will work on the floor or on top of other furniture.
A dolls house themed children’s bookcase storage unit.
A magic garden themed children’s book storage unit with bookshelves and drawers.
A multi-use stoarge unit which is ideal for children’s books, with shelves, drawers and trays.
A expandable unit to create just as much children’s bookcase storage as you need.
Beautiful safari themed children’s boookends including a lion and zebra.
Awesome dinosaur children’s bookends for children’s books.
Stunning Elmer elephant bookends for children’s books.
Super cute Peter Rabbit bookends.
Stunning spaceman themed bookends which are ideal for a nursery.
Colourful unicorn bookends for children – these are bound to brighten up any children’s bookshelf.
Gorgeous wild animal children’s bookends featuring a crocodile and an elephant.
A wonderful pirate themed set of bookends for children.
Cracking tractor bookends for children’s books – ideal for chapter books.
Tom Tolkien is an experienced teacher and educational consultant who taught for 20 years in primary and secondary schools, including Woodleigh School in North Yorkshire, where he was Head of English and ran a 4000 book prep school library for pupils aged 3-13. He now reviews books for children and teens. Social profiles: Twitter | Linkedin