Blog Posts tagged: Early Years

Baby reading in a tree stump

5 Ways to Enjoy Books with Little Ones this Summer

Looking for ways to keep little ones entertained with books in the holidays? Here are 5 ways to keep reading alive for young children.

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Bookbug for All: Sensory Sessions for Visually Impaired Children

Learn how a Community Vision Support Officer adapted Bookbug Sessions to make them more accessible for visually impaired children

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A Dad's Reading Journey: Sharing Stories with my Daughter Before she was Born

One dad writes about his reading journey with his baby daughter, and why he'd recommend all expectant fathers read to their babies-to-be

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Dad and daughter reading together

Do Mums and Dads Read Differently to their Children?

Tracy Cooper looks at research which suggests that mums and dads share picture books with their children in different ways

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Arctic Fox and Gosling from Daddy Honk Honk!

Bookbug Book of the Month: Daddy Honk Honk!

Daddy Honk Honk! is the perfect story for dads, stepdads, and father figures to share with little ones - win a copy in our Bookbug Book of the Month competition!

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Mrs Pepperpot riding on the back of a cat

5 Small but Mighty Characters from Picture Books

Picture books are full of small but mighty characters - here are 5 of our favourites!

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Family singing 5 little ducks

Welcome to Bookbug's Song and Rhyme Library!

We're delighted to launch Bookbug's Song and rhyme Library - a new online resource for families and practitioners working with families

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Boy laughing at book

Bookbug's Big Giggle: Why Funny Books Matter

As we celebrate Bookbug's Big Giggle, we explore the importance of funny books as a way of bringing families together

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little laughing baby

Daddy, Mummy, you're so funny!

Dr Caspar Addyman explores the science of baby laughter in a special piece to celebrate Bookbug's Big Giggle

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Family reading to baby outside a tepee

Bookbug Week: Win Hours of Fun for Your Family with a Play Tent and Puppets

Tell us what you do to make your little one giggle and win a selection of fun-filled prizes!

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