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'Purple is the best.' Written by Ruth Merttens, Illustrated by Jackie Abey

Young, Gifted and Black read aloud.

Kids Books: Young, Gifted and Black read aloud for children is full of short stories about inspiring real life heroes!

Young, Gifted and Black

Author Jamia Wilson discusses her inspiration and motivation for writing the children's book Young, Gifted and Black. Meet 52 icons of colour from the past.

'This is an essential book for inspiring even the tiniest children to face the world with boldness and self-belief.'

(The Observer)


'Readers from five to eight should be inspired by Jamia Wilson’s Young, Gifted and Black, with celebratory illustrations by Andrea Pippins.'



This inspiring, illuminating, stylishly accessible anthology invites young readers to discover and celebrate phenomenal forebears and contemporary catalysts, while encouraging them to blaze their own inimitable trails...with such a dazzling diversity of talents portrayed here (from writers, musicians, dancers and visual artists, to sports people, scientists and politicians), this book has much to inspire a real range of young readers.

(Lovereading4Kids Lovereading4Kids 2018-01-01)


'Covering a wide spectrum of gifts, talents and trailblazing feats, the book is brought to stunning life by Andrea Pippins' beautiful and distinctive illustrations...This is a beautifully-packaged, very accessible read and should serve as inspiration for a generation of young readers'

(Reading Zone)

The Girl Who Went to the Arctic Animation Story

Find out all about the Arctic environment and animals in this animated story. Tammy dreams of visiting the Arctic. While eating and Arctic roll, she finds he...

The Day You Begin - Read Aloud Picture Book | Brightly Storytime

Ms. Linda reads a poignant, yet heartening book about finding courage to connect, even when you feel scared and alone.

Elmo's Tricky Tongue Twisters - Read Aloud Picture Book | Brightly Storytime

Special guest Elmo from Sesame Street helps Ms. Linda practice tongue twisters to get ready for reading Elmo's Tricky Tongue Twisters. Follow along and try to join in!

📖Kids Book Read Aloud: I NEED MY MONSTER by Amanda Noll and Howard McWilliam

Poor Ethan! His monster went on vacation and he's having trouble falling asleep.

📚 Kids Book Read Aloud: HEY, THAT'S MY MONSTER!

Do you remember our friend, Ethan, from the book "I Need My Monster"?