Blog Posts tagged: Picture books

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Discovering Scots Picture Books

Ruth Grindley discovers the joy of Scots picture books, a growing market for children in Scotland.

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Bookbug's Book of The Month: The 12 Days o Yule by Susan Rennie and Matthew Land

Win a copy of the wonderfully festive 12 Days o Yule, A Scots Christmas Rhyme.

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Wonderful Picture Books for Christmas

Looking to get into the festive spirit? The Early Years team are here with their Christmas picture book recommendations.

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Bookbug Author Spotlight: Oliver Jeffers

Oliver Jeffers talks to us about the inspiration behind Lost and Found, the books he likes to read to his son and the importance of libraries.

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Bookbug's Book of the Month: Good Night Like This by Mary Murphy

Win a copy of the beautiful Good Night Like This by Mary Murphy - the perfect bedtime read for babies.

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Bookbug Author Spotlight: Jess Stockham

The wonderful Jess Stockham, author and illustrator of Feeling Great, shares her thoughts on how to bring this book to life for little ones.

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Blackwell's Recommends: Picture Books

The lovely people at Blackwell's in Edinburgh share some of their favourite picture book titles for Bookbug readers.

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5 Memorable Temper Tantrums from Picture Books

Everyone deserves a temper tantrum now and then - here are 5 memorable tantrums from the world of picture books.

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Bookbug Author Spotlight: Stella Baggott

Bookbug Baby Bag illustrator, Stella Baggott, talks fairies, biscuit packaging and surfing penguins in our monthly author spotlight.

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The Art of Picture Books

Picture books have an ability to transport children into worlds they may never have imagined, so should be cherished for as long as possible.

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