Blog Posts tagged: Picture books

Sea Otters on the cover of Together by Emma Dodd

Bookbug Book of the Month: Together by Emma Dodd

Win a copy of Together, a beautiful story of a sea otter who spends a day learning and playing with his mummy

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Boy and teddy in the tree from Introducing Teddy

How Picture Books Can Help Us Make Sense of the World

Emma Dunn examines how the issues children face in picture books can help them to make sense of the world around them

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Building site and digger

Bookbug Author Spotlight: Samantha Meredith

Bookbug Bag author/illustrator, Samantha Meredith, looks back on the books that she loved as a child, and her most exciting day, ever!

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Mum reading with daughter

Recharging with Picture Books

Play can be tiring for children and parents alike - one mum explains how she recharges with picture books

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Pug on the front cover of I will love you anyway

Bookbug Book of the Month: I Will Love You Anyway by Mick and Chloë Inkpen

Win a copy of I Will Love You Anyway, a charming story about a badly behaved dog and the one person he can count on.

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Dads and child playing together

A New Dad Shares his Plans for Father's Day

One of the unexpected pleasures of becoming a new dad is Father’s Day. One new dad reflects on his experience of using reading to bond with his son, and how they'll spend Father's Day together

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The Clown by Quentin Blake

Clowning Around with Wordless Picture Books

Discover how wordless picture books can help children develop language and storytelling skills, as well as stretching their imaginations

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Picture of boy pushing dolls in a pram

Bookbug Book of the Month: Clive and his Babies by Jessica Spanyol

Win a copy of the brilliant Clive and his Babies in our Bookbug Book of the Month competition

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Smile, crocodile, smile cover

Picture Books to Help with Healthy Smiles

Getting little ones into the routine of tooth-brushing and going to the dentist can be tricky - here are some great picture books to help

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Max on a boat from Where the Wild Things Are

Year of the Dad: A World of Adventure

Bookbug Bag author, Gareth Edwards, on the adventures that await children in the world of picture books.

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