Best Scottish Books for Bookbug Readers (3-7)

The best early years books, from 2006-2016

Every year, tens of thousands of school pupils vote for their favourite books in the Scottish Children’s Book Awards. Check out this list to see all the books shortlisted for the Bookbug Readers age category since 2006. You’re sure to find something you and your kids will love reading together!

9. Love from Louisa

Simon Puttock
Apple Pie cover

11. Apple Pie ABC

Alison Murray

12. Jumblebum

Chae Strathie

13. Dear Vampa

Ross Collins

15. The Paper Dolls

Julia Donaldson, Rebecca Cobb (Illus)
Robot Rumpus cover

16. Robot Rumpus

Sean Taylor
Lost for Words by Natalie Russell

17. Lost for Words

Natalie Russell
Billy Monster's Daymare by Alan Durant & Ross Collins

19. Billy Monster's Daymare

Alan Durant and Ross Collins
Solomon Crocodile cover

20. Solomon Crocodile

Catherine Rayner
Stick Man cover

24. Stick Man

Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler
Mouse's First Night at Moonlight School cover

26. Mouse's First Night at Moonlight School

Simon Puttock and Ali Pye (Illus)
Dan and Diesel cover

27. Dan and Diesel

Charlotte Hudson, Lindsey Gardiner (illus)
Pink! by Lynne Rickards

28. Pink!

Lynne Rickards, Margaret Chamberlain (Ilus)
Stormy Weather cover

29. Stormy Weather

Debi Gliori

List created by

Brianne Moore

Brianne is a website editor with Scottish Book Trust