Blog Posts tagged: Picture books

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The Importance of Gaelic Picture Books / Tha Leabhraichean Dhealbhan ann an Gàidhlig Cudromach

Rosemary Ward of The Gaelic Books Council examines why it's important for there to be a range of Gaelic picture books for children in Scotland.

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Win a Scottish Wildlife Trust Family Membership and Choose an Animal to Adopt

To celebrate Book Week Scotland 2016, we're offering one lucky family the chance to discover Scotland's wildlife and adopt an animal

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Bookbug Author Spotlight: Jessica Spanyol

Previous Bookbug Book of the Month author and illustrator, Jessica Spanyol, talks to us about the importance of challenging gender stereotypes in children's books.

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The Fact of the Matter: Exploring Non-Fiction Books with Young Children

Non-fiction books are a great alternative to story books or poems. Find out how you can get the best out of fact books with your little ones

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Bookbug Book of the Month: You Choose!

You Choose! is a brilliant book to share with little ones - win your own copy in our Book of the Month competition.

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5 Scottish Picture Books Perfect for Screen

There are some wonderful Scottish book-to-screen adaptations out there - here are four Scottish picture books that we think should join the list!

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Bookbug Book of the Month: The Queen's Handbag

Win a copy of the hilariously funny, The Queen's Handbag, in Bookbug's Book of the Month competition.

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Picture Books from Our Childhood

We all have picture books that have stayed with us from our childhood - the Early Years team share some of their favourites.

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Is Word Learning the Reason We Read to Children?

Bookbug's Tracy Cooper discusses how misleading research can impact on our choice of books

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Bookbug Author Spotlight: Britta Teckentrup

This month we shine the spotlight on the wonderful Britta Teckentrup, author and illustrator of over 70 children's picture books.

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