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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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‘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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Guidelines for sharing Tiny Owl books during the COVID-19 crisis

Guidelines for sharing Tiny Owl books during the COVID-19 crisis Visit our bookstore *FURTHER UPDATE* Permission to share readings has been extended until Tuesday 31st August 2021.  With school, library, and bookshop closures, and the inevitable challenges facing the whole community, over the next few months we recognise the need to be more flexible when it comes to sharing Tiny Owl books online. We hugely appreciate all efforts to support and celebrate Tiny Owl books…

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Libraries are the future!

Happy Libraries Week! By Maleeha Mir & Phyllida Jacobs Libraries are a quiet, serene place where you can forget your troubles and sink into a great story. In a troubled world, they’re an oasis of safety and calm. They’re for everyone. Young or old, rich or poor, the only thing you need is a library card and the desire to read. But is this precious resource being under-valued? In our technology-focused world, many children see…

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