Early Years Professionals

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
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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,

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The Little Big Book Club
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The Little Big Book Club
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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)

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The Little Big Book Club
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The Little Big Book Club
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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
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The Little Big Book Club
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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.

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Times
Author: 
Lisa Guernsey
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Parents/Carers
Early Years Professionals

Talk To Your Baby - Times article

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The Little Big Book Club
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The Little Big Book Club
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Billie B Brown & Hey Jack

Billie B Brown & Hey Jack

by Sally Rippin

LBBC Monthly Theme:   Favourite Characters


Billie B Brown and Hey Jack are a child's introduction to chapter books.

Take 5 With Briony Stewart: Author & Illustrator of The Red Wheelbarrow

This month, The Little Big Book Club interviewed Briony Stewart, award winning author/illustrator of The Red Wheelbarrow, our July 2012 select

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LBBC
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Briony Stewart
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Patricia Kuhl studies how we learn language as babies

Every child learns language skills by listening to people talk, by playing with sounds and words and by talking to others. Babies begin to learn language skills from the moment they are born.

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The Little Big Book Club
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Patricia Kuhl
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It's Play Time South Kids article by Leanne Williams

You no doubt love sharing books with children just as much as we do at The Little Big Book Club. Children learn best through play.

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South Kids and LBBC Jan 2012
Author: 
Leanne Williams
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5 years+
Parents/Carers
Early Years Professionals