Books

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Sharing stories and rhymes

Find out from the Bookstart Bear why stories and rhymes are so much fun when we enjoy them together.

Sharing Bookstart stories

We love hearing from Bookstart families about the joys and benefits of reading every day.

Watch Maia's reading journey

Discover what happens when a baby is given a love of stories, songs and rhymes from the very beginning.

Book of the month

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Top 5 books as chosen by you

  • Don't Wake the Bear, Hare!
  • Don't Wake the Bear, Hare!
    Don't Wake the Bear, Hare!

    It's the day of the spring party, but all the woodland animals are nervous when they see a big brown bear sleeping in the old hollow tree

  • Dinosnore!
  • Dinosnore!
    Dinosnore!

    This book of dinosaur fun shows the young dinos trying to wake mum.

  • What Does Daddy Do?
  • What Does Daddy Do?
    What Does Daddy Do?

    One day at nursery, the children begin to discuss what their daddies do - which gets Daisy wondering about her own Daddy.

  • Snap
  • Snap
  • Sleepy Places
  • Sleepy Places
    Sleepy Places

    Big sister is reading to her sleepy siblings. She reads about the animals - how frog takes a snooze in the ooze and how pup takes a sleep in a quivering heap.

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