Press Releases and Contact Information

Bookbug and Children

Scottish Book Trust Announces 2014/15 Bookbug Pack Books

Helen Croney

Scottish Book Trust is pleased to announce that the books chosen for the 2014/15 Bookbug packs, to be distributed free to every baby, toddler and 3 year old in Scotland between April 2014 and April 2015, are as follows:

Baby Pack

  • Peekaboo Park by Emily Bolam

          Macmillan (Campbell Books)

  • Little Book of Little Babies  by Antonia Miller

          Usborne Children’s Books

Continue reading

Book Week Scotland Literary Quiz Reaches 1 Million Users

Brianne Moore

A literary quiz created to promote Book Week Scotland 2013 has officially gone viral, with over 1.15 million people using it in the space of just two weeks.

The Facebook app, created at a cost of just £650, takes the form of a quiz which enables the user to find out which fictional character they most resemble. Book lovers around the globe have got involved, with results coming in from 100 different countries including Iraq, Kazakhstan, Myanmar and Singapore.

Continue reading

Pages