Press Releases

Toddlers use a tablet with parents

Katie Bairdie Revealed as Favourite Scottish Nursery Rhyme

Bookbug Week Celebrates Popular Songs & Rhymes in Scotland

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Bookbug and children at a picnic

Join Bookbug’s Big Picnic!

Free events across Scotland for Bookbug Week 2019

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2019 Robert Louis Stevenson Fellows announced

Four writers awarded a month-long residency in France

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Bestselling crime writer joins the search for stories

Val McDermid, Jane McCarry and Nikesh Shukla encourage the public to pick up a pen

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Lauren Child

Waterstones Children's Laureate tours Scottish schools

Lauren Child to inspire with her illustrations

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Group photograph of participants

The story begins for young teen writers and illustrators

Scottish Book Trust announces new participants for What’s Your Story?

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Winners Theresa Breslin and  Deena Wren

Scottish Book Trust Awards 2019 revealed

Author Theresa Breslin and Librarian Deena Wren recognised at award ceremony

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John Young named winner of Scottish Teenage Book Prize 2019

John Young, author of Farewell Tour of a Terminal Optimist, has been named winner of the Scottish Teenage Book Prize 2019.

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Catherine Rayner

Award winning illustrator visits Northern Ireland schools

Author and illustrator Catherine Rayner will visit schools in Northern Ireland as part of the Scottish Friendly Children’s Book Tour.

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