Video Podcasts

Hooray for Fish!

Hooray for Fish!

Sarah Barrie

Hooray for Fish! is one of three books given free to every toddler in Scotland in the Bookbug Pirate Pack. Watch a mum reading the book with her child in this video. 

This video is part of our series of Bookbug Pack videos.


For the best children’s books, look for the bear www.walker.co.uk

Thank you to Walker and Lucy Cousins for their kind permission to include Hooray for Fish! in this film.

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Funny Face

Funny Face

Sarah Barrie

Funny Face is one of three books given free to every toddler in Scotland in the Bookbug Toddler Pack. Watch a dad reading the book with his child in this video. 

This video is part of our series of Bookbug Pack videos.


Bloomsbury produce a unique range of books designed especially for babies and young children. For more great book suggestions visit www.bloomsbury.com

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Steve Backshall photo by Allan Peebles for BBC

Authors Live: Steve Backshall

Paul Gallagher

Adventurer, presenenter, conservation advocate and writer, Steve Backshall, discusses his novels and the animal kingdom that inspires him. 

You can use our fantastic resources from teacher Linda Murray to make Steve's event and books a fun and meaningful part of your lessons.

A full transcript of this event is coming soon.

 

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Patrick Ness photo by Alan Peebles for BBC

Authors Live: Patrick Ness

Paul Gallagher

Patrick Ness discusses his latest novel More Than This and speaks about the importance of Young Adult fiction.

A full transcript of this event is coming soon.

 

 

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James Carter Video Resource

James Carter's Tips for Performing Poetry

Antonia Clark

James Carter gives us his top tips for performing poetry, filmed on location in Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire as part of the Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour.

During the course of the tour, James saw over 1000 pupils from 10 schools during a week of events in the Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire during March 2014.

Read James's blog from the tour here.

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Authors Live: Lucy Hawking

Authors Live: Lucy Hawking

Miriam Morris

Do you want to take part in a cosmic treasure hunt and discover the secret key to the universe?

Now you can! Lucy Hawking guides us through the scientific theories behind each of her four George stories and shares some wonderful animations narrated by her father Stephen Hawking.

A full transcript of this event is available here

 

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