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Books change lives! – Annie Everall, director of Authors Aloud UK

Fab librarian Annie Everall chats to us during Libraries Week! Visit our bookstore To celebrate Libraries Week, we were lucky enough to chat to the wonderful Annie Everall! Annie is a qualified children’s librarian, having worked in library services for over 30 years, and was awarded an OBE for services for children’s books and libraries. She is a director for the wonderful Authors Aloud UK and is the UK representative on the Literacy & Reading…

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YLG Committee interview wonderful illustrator Ehsan Abdollahi to celebrate Libraries Week!

Ehsan Abdollahi shares a beautiful illustration to celebrate Libraries Week! Visit our bookstore To celebrate Libraries Week, the YLG Committee have been talking to the brilliant illustrator Ehsan Abdollahi! He has illustrated four wonderful books for Tiny Owl, including The Secret of the Tattered Shoes and When I Coloured in the World. As part of the interview, Ehsan even featured a wonderful library inspired illustration which really captures the magic of reading! Read his interview…

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‘When a school library is inclusive and recognises diversity […] it sends a positive message to children.’ – Librarian, Anne Thompson

Libraries play an essential role in connecting people to a diverse and inclusive world of reading! Visit our bookstore To celebrate #LibrariesWeek, we were very lucky that fantastic school librarian, Anne Thompson (A Library Lady), kindly shared a few words with us about the importance of children having access to diverse and inclusive books in libraries! Read what she had to say below.   Libraries have a vital role in the community they serve; they…

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Librarian Caroline Fielding reads Grobblechops!

Buy Grobblechops – Order now, pay later As part of our Fly with Tiny Owl series, we’ve gathered a range of read along and how-to videos from our fabulous authors and illustrators so that you can keep those little ones entertained. With school, library, and bookshop closures, and the inevitable challenges facing the whole community over the next few months, we want to make it as easy as possible for families stuck at home. Let’s…

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Happy Libraries Week!

Are there many things more important than a good library? Here at Tiny Owl we don’t think so. That’s why we’re celebrating Libraries Week – and why we think you should be too! One of the best things you can do for your children is to make a habit of taking them to the library regularly. It’s a powerful and free resource for cultivating a love of reading. Make it part of their weekly routine…

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