Parents/Carers

New reading development initiative supporting children in out-of-home care

From 1 November 2015, children under five in out-of-home care will receive a fantastic collection of children’s picture and board books handpicked by the team at The Little Big Book Club.

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The Little Big Book Club
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The Little Big Book Club
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Books are food for thought...

For the past decade, The Little Big Book Club's free reading packs have been given away annually to thousands of parents and carers of babies and toddlers.

Source: 
The Advertiser
Author: 
Deborah Bogle
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Buying picture books just got easier...

Buying your favourite picture books just got a whole lot easier thanks to a new partnership between The Little Big Book Club and online book retailer Booktopia.

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The Little Big Book Club
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The Little Big Book Club
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Baby & Toddler Reading Packs

This article from The Advertiser Newspaper on 13 November 2014 writes about the measures the SA Government is taking to improve educational outcomes for SA children.

Source: 
The Advertiser
Author: 
Martina Simos and Lauren Novak
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Thank you Volunteers!

From 10-13 November 2014, over 160 volunteers came together to support The Little Big Book Club pack 42,000 baby and Toddler Reading Packs destined for SA families.

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The Little Big Book Club
Author: 
The Little Big Book Club
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Baby and Toddler Reading Packs Now Available for SA Families

In 2006, The Little Big Book Club (LBBC) launched its very first Reading Pack for babies aged birth to 12 months,

Source: 
The Little Big Book Club
Author: 
The Little Big Book Club
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0 to 12 months
1 & 2 year olds
2 & 3 year olds
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Manuscript submissions for preschool picture book from SA authors

Calling for manuscripts from South Australian authors for inclusion in our 2015 Preschool Reading pack (emerging and established)

Source: 
The Little Big Book Club
Author: 
The Little Big Book Club
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3 to 5 years
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New Picture Book Release - Kick with My Left Foot

The Little Big Book Club and project partner Allen & Unwin Publishers is pleased to announce the publication of the second title in the Emerging Indigenous Picture Book Mentoring Proj

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The Little Big Book Club
Author: 
The Little Big Book Club
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0 to 5 years
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Don't just talk. Listen to your baby too

If you’re a parent, you can’t miss the hot new thing in early education: words.

Source: 
Times
Author: 
Lisa Guernsey
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0 to 12 months
0 to 2 years
1 & 2 year olds
2 & 3 year olds
3 to 5 years
4 & 5 year olds
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Talk To Your Baby - Times article

Source: 
The Little Big Book Club
Author: 
The Little Big Book Club
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0 to 2 years
0 to 5 years
1 & 2 year olds
2 & 3 year olds
3 to 5 years
4 & 5 year olds
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