Blog Posts tagged: Book Recommendations

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Read Anything Good Lately?

SBT staffers share their latest reads

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Picture books in the secondary classroom?

Picture books can benefit older students as well as wee ones!

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Gandalf: the comeback King

Easter Special: Top Literary Resurrections

An Easter special of our favourite characters who just won't stay dead.

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Best Scottish Children's Books of 2012 Revealed as Winners of Scottish Children’s Book Awards 2012 Announced

John Fardell, Jonathan Meres and Barry Hutchison have been named as the winners of the 2012 SCOTTISH CHILDREN’S BOOK AWARDS, Scotland’s largest Children’s Book Prize which is voted for exclusively by children. The winners of the three age categories (who receive £3,000 each) were announced today...

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Best of the 'Best Of' Lists

Year-end literary lists we love

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Diana Wynne Jones' Magic Words

Simple language can contain profound messages

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The Downton Withdrawal Reading List

Missing Downton already? These books will help soothe your cravings

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Books that work in the classroom!

Looking for some new books to use in the classroom? Check out the recommendations below, from teachers and pupils around Scotland! Billionaire Boy by David Walliams (P5+) "A funny book which keeps the reader entertained while dealing with important issues such as friendship." Anne MacKenzie and...

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