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Fun activities you can enjoy at home!

Parents! Check out our fun activities! Visit our bookstore Looking for some fun things to do with the kids while you’re stuck at home? We’ve rounded up some fun activities for you! You don’t need to order a load of expensive resources, you probably already have the supplies you need to enjoy these activities with your little readers. Make a fort Looking for ways to make reading time even more exciting? Throw a flat sheet…


Exciting children’s activities from Edinburgh Book Festival

Buy Cinderella of the Nile  Buy Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me  If you want some creative bookish activities to do with your children, then we have you covered. The Baillie Gifford Schools Programme have created some amazing resources for Cinderella of the Nile and Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me based on events at Edinburgh International Book Festival. They’re perfect for either teachers who want to bring some fun into the classroom, or parents to whip out on a rainy…


Make Thinker the puppy for yourself!

An easy children’s craft activity for teachers and parents to use  Buy Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me  Fans of Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me   can now make their very own Thinker to have at home. The illustrator behind Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me, Ehsan Abdollahi, has created a short video to teach you how to make a puppy like Thinker for yourself. The short video is a simple guide using collage style – like Ehsan uses- to do your…