Lucy Lady Bird - Story Snug

Lucy Lady Bird by Sharon King-Chai

Lucy Lady Bird has just been republished with the most gorgeous shiny spotty cover! This beautifully illustrated picture book is great for introducing children to colours, seasons, counting and the concept that it’s great to be different.…

Burglar Bill - Story Snug

Burglar Bill by Janet & Allan Ahlberg

Happy 40th Birthday Burglar Bill!

Burglar Bill was a favourite of mine when I first started teaching and my daughter loves the story too. I was amazed when I discovered that Burglar Bill is 40 years old this year! Originally published in 1977 it’s fabulous that this humorous story has been read and enjoyed by several generations of children.…

The Lumberjack's Beard - Story Snug

The Lumberjack’s Beard by Duncan Beedie

A lumberjack needs to make a living but how does it affect the woodland animals when he cuts down the trees, burns the leaves and branches and sends the logs down the river? This beautifully illustrated, entertaining and humorous story shows children how the ecosystem is impacted by tree felling and what can be done to help reduce the impact.…

Emmy Perry - Book Giving Day - Story Snug

Emma Perry talks about organising International Book Giving Day

International Book Giving Day (IBGD) is an annual event that takes place on February 14th and it’s one of our favourite days of the year. Here at Story Snug we’re delighted to be part of the International Book Giving Day team and as well as helping to spread the word about the day we can’t wait to reveal this year’s new poster in just two days time!

Learning with Elmer by David McKee - Story Snug

Story Snug’s 2016 top ten most viewed posts!

Happy New Year to you all!

Before we start a new year of blogging curiosity led us to take a quick look back at the top ten most viewed blogposts of 2016. Only one is a blogpost that was written this year and several are our learning activities posts where we have linked arts, crafts, science and other activities to some of our favourite picture books.…