Blog Posts tagged: sharing picture books

Mum and son sharing a cuddle and a book

The Lasting Legacy of a Cuddle

New research shows the long-lasting impact of physical touch on child development.

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Mopoke on a branch

Bookbug Book of the Month: Mopoke

If your little ones love owls, they will fall in love with this stunning new picture book from Australian author and illustrator, Philip Bunting.

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12 New Picture Books for 2018

Looking for something new to share with your little ones this year? Here is our pick of 12 new picture books due to hit the shelves in 2018

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Rabbits squabbling over a carrot

Bookbug Detective: Picture Books to Encourage Sharing

It's very common for toddlers and young children to struggle with the idea of sharing - Bookbug Detective is on hand to suggest some picture books which may help!

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Bookbug Book of the Month: Here We Are

Oliver Jeffers' latest picture book is filled with fascinating facts about Planet Earth - perfect for inquisitive wee minds! Win a copy in our Bookbug Book of the Month competition this January.

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Perfect Festive Books for Everyone

Looking for a picture book to celebrate baby's first Christmas? Or a book for a family who don't celebrate Christmas? Early Years are here with their favourite festive reads for everyone!

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Mother and son reading together

Keep Calm with Stories, Songs and Rhymes this Festive Season

Early years expert, Tracy Cooper, explains how a few minutes sharing stories, songs and rhymes together can help children stay calm this festive period.

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Celebrating the IBBY Silent Books Collection

Emma Dunn explores why wordless picture books are perfect for all families, regardless of country or culture.

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Bookbug for All: Supporting Families Affected by Imprisonment

A Project Worker at HMP Edinburgh shares her experiences of using Bookbug with families affected by imprisonment

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Child touching pages of a sensory book

Bookbug Detective: Books for Visually Impaired Children

Bookbug Detective recommends some great books for blind or visually impaired children.

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