Blog Posts tagged: Picture books

Toddler playing in the leaves with mum

Taking Play Outdoors this Bookbug Week

Julia Abel explores outdoor activities that have been inspired by some classic childhood books.

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Boy in blanket fort with book

How To Have An Adventure Without Leaving The House

You don't need to go far to have an adventure - here are simple ideas for adventures with children at home

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Bear with hat and hare with rod

Bookbug Book of the Month: Bear and Hare Go Fishing by Emily Gravett

Win a copy of the Bear and Hare Go Fishing by Emily Gravett, a fun tale of friendship and fishy goings-on!

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Boy and girl running together

Bookbug Author Spotlight: Carol Thompson

Carol Thompson shares her thoughts on how to get the best out of reading One, two, three...Run! with little ones.

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Toddler holding a book

The Reality of Reading to Toddlers

One mum discusses the realities of reading to her toddler, and strategies for getting the most out of this precious time with her son.

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Mum and boy holding hands

Bookbug Detective: Picture Books to Help Separation Anxiety

Bookbug Detective is back with advice on picture books that deal with separation anxiety issues

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Picture of badger chasing a sandwich into a pond

Bookbug Author Spotlight: Gareth Edwards

Gareth Edwards, author of The Disgusting Sandwich, talks about the amazing things that happened to make his book a reality.

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Baby boy looking at books in the library bookshelves

Bookbug Detective: Interactive Books for Little Ones

Bookbug Detective recommends some books for toddlers who like to lift flaps, make noise, and maybe even chew their books.

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Mouse and Seagull with a sandwich

Bookbug's Book of the Month: All Mine! by Zehra Hicks

Enter our Book of the Month competition to win a copy of All Mine!, the hilarious tale of a greedy seagull and a fiendish mouse!

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Cover of Blackbird, Blackbird, What Do You Do?

Bookbug Author Spotlight: Kate McLelland

Scottish-based author and illustrator Kate McLelland talks about the inspiration behind her work and the books she loved as a child.

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