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  • Mother reading to infant

    Peekaboo! in the Jungle

    Although the baby in this video is having a sleepy cuddle, Mum takes this opportunity to gently share this lovely peekaboo book. She reads it in a soothing and gentle tone, so it’s a great time for baby to feel her voice while being close and snuggled up.

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  • Mum and Dad reading with daughter

    Flip and Find Farmers

    As soon as Dad shares the title of the book, the wee girl points to the farmer on the cover. Mum and Dad give her plenty of time to look at the pages, but follow her lead when she folds over the flap to show that she wants to move on.

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  • Maisy's Bus

    Maisy's Bus

    All aboard! This family love sharing Maisy’s Bus together. It provides a great chance for them to talk about what they like, what they dislike. Mum links what is happening in the story to their own experience and to things around them.

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  • boy and his great aunt reading together

    Is That an Elephant in my Fridge?

    This story gives Gavin and his Great Auntie a lovely moment to curl up together.

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  • Tracy holding up a book

    Tracy Talks: Including Books in Your Bookbug Session

    Tracy shares some of her favourite books for Bookbug Sessions

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  • Mother and baby reading a book together

    Baby's Very First Black and White Book: Faces

    This very young baby is enjoying a cuddle with his mum while they share the book. The bold, high contrast images make this book a great choice. Mum adds in lots of extra chat which is a great way to help baby learn and help him make connections between the book and his world.

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