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Mum reading to baby

Baby Says Peekaboo!

The baby in this video is really excited to join in and play along with her mum. She coos, wriggles and squeals with excitement before her mum turns the flap. You can always read it more than once - babies love it and you’ll be tired of it long before they will.

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Mum and Dad read to baby

One Sleepy Night

The cosy bedtime story is a perfect way to wind down or spend a few quiet moments together. Dad reads the story in such a calming way, speaking slowly and clearly to help his wee one catch the words and also giving him a chance to look at the pictures.

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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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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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Mum and dad reading with baby

If You're Happy and You Know It

Actions, sound effects and plenty of interaction make this a delightful family reading experience!

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Baby with book

This Little Baby

Babies love to look at pictures of other babies. You can see the baby really focussing on the pictures in this book. She coos and gurgles along, and wiggles her arms and legs – all signs that she’s enjoying the book.

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Mother and father reading to baby

Very First Nursery Rhymes

There are lots of different nursery rhymes in this book but you don’t have to read them all in one go. The family in this video choose a few rhymes and songs and share some of their favourites.

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Father reading to baby

It's a Little Baby

It is great to encourage babies to interact with books – look how this dad gives his daughter time to look at the book before they begin. During the reading, he also lets her hit the book and handle the pages – this is a great way for babies to learn how books work.

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