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Little boy reading with a lady

Look and Say What You See in the Town

There is lots to look at in ‘Look and Say What You See in the Town’ and Granny uses this book to inspire lots of conversation with her Grandson. It’s great to link this book to what your child knows or has experienced.

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Parents reading with toddler

One Mole Digging a Hole

This simple, rhyming counting book is lots of fun – and you can see how much this family loves sharing it together. The wee boy loves taking the time to count the animals on each page and the way his mum points as she counts will help him learn.

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Mum and baby reading together

All About Spot

This classic picture book is a favourite! You can see how much baby Esme loves sharing this Spot book with her mum. She is really looking at the pictures and even joins in by cooing and gurgling along. It’s a lovely short book, so mum takes the chance to read it more than once.

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Joseph Coelho

Joseph Coelho: How Libraries Can Change Lives

Poet and children's author Joseph Coelho, shares his love of libraries and how they inspired Luna Loves Library Day. 

 

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Joseph Coelho

Joseph Coelho: Why Children Love Rhythm and Rhyme

Poet and children's author, Joseph Coelho, shares his thoughts on why poetry is so appealing to young children.

 

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Professor Lynne Murray

Professor Lynne Murray: The Difference that Book Sharing Makes

Professor Lynne Murray, Development Psychologist at University of Reading explores the many benefits that book sharing has on early child development. 

 

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Author Debi Gliori

Debi Gliori: How Picture Books Help Children Talk About Their Feelings

Illustrator and writer, Debi Gliori, explains how picture books can help children find a way to express how they feel and address their fears and anxieties. 

 

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Tracy in a garden with Bookbug bunting

Tracy Talks: Borrowing Books

Tracy shares some tips for encouraging families to take books home with them after a Bookbug session.

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Dad reading with two sons

You Choose

You Choose is an exciting book –like the Dad in the video says – it can be different every time you share it. The family have a great time chatting through different pages.

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Dr Nashwa Matta

Dr Nashwa Matta: The Impact of Sharing Stories, Songs and Rhymes with Babies in Neonatal Care

Dr Matta, Associate Specialist in Neonatology and Child Development explores the ways that very young babies communicate with us.

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