For parents & teachers

Reading for pleasure? Start here
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What is ‘reading for pleasure?’ It’s a fact that reading for pleasure is one of the key indicators of success for children. In other words, children who enjoy reading and…

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Discovering children’s books in the library as a parent or teacher (when you don’t know what you’re looking for)
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A couple of years ago I wrote a blog post called Discovering middle grade and YA books in the library when you don’t know what you’re looking for and it…

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Surrounding your child with books in the home for free
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I posted recently about my experience of raising my son as a passionate reader. One of the things I did to help foster that love of reading was surround him…

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Raising a reader: my experience as a bookish mum so far!
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As an editor who adores books, raising a reader is really important to me and I’m super lucky that my six year old, Caeden, loves books. But it’s not really down…

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