Bookbug Bag videos

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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Mum and Dad reading with daughter

Flip and Find Farmers

As soon as Dad shares the title of the book, the wee girl points to the farmer on the cover. Mum and Dad give her plenty of time to look at the pages, but follow her lead when she folds over the flap to show that she wants to move on.

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Maisy's Bus

Maisy's Bus

All aboard! This family love sharing Maisy’s Bus together. It provides a great chance for them to talk about what they like, what they dislike. Mum links what is happening in the story to their own experience and to things around them.

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boy and his great aunt reading together

Is That an Elephant in my Fridge?

This story gives Gavin and his Great Auntie a lovely moment to curl up together.

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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 daughter reading

How To Bath Your Little Dinosaur

Bath time is a theme that children can relate to, and this sweet story is the perfect way to talk about how to get ready for the bath.

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Mum and Dad reading with little girl

Penguin

See a family read Penguin by Polly Dunbar

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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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Mum and daughters reading together

The Bus is for Us

A mum reads Michael Rosen's The Bus is For Us, part of this year's Bookbug Explorer Bag

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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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