Today we have a guest blog from Julie Sutherland, the librarian at Forrester High School in Edinburgh, who recently ran a short story award with her students. We love hearing about the ways our books are used to help struggling readers, so we thought we’d share this lovely project with all our readers for inspiration. […]
This Christmas, why not help to grow a love of reading by giving an extra special present – a book!
The First World War officially ended on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month of 1918. Every year on this day we remember those who fought and fell in the Great War and in those wars that followed. The years 2014–18 are of course of especial poignancy, marking as they do one […]
To mark the beginning of Dyslexia Awareness Week Scotland this week, we caught up with Cathy Magee, Chief Executive of Dyslexia Scotland to find out what’s happening and how you can get involved.
November sees the start of lots of exciting books projects: from Children’s Book Week (more on that to follow!), to NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month – check it out here), and also the launch of National Non-Fiction November – a month of activity and focus on non fiction books – easily searchable by using #NNFN across […]