Sunday, 22 June 2014
Reading Rocks! campaign by Little Tiger Press
Little Tiger Press are again running their popular Reading Rocks campaign this summer. The campaign celebrates some of Little Tiger Press's best picture books by introducing them to both children and their parents. It introduces not only LIttle Tiger Press's authors, but also the illustrators who have created these characters. The stories aim to spark the reader's imagination. The main aim of the campaign is to make their summer reading rock!
The books included in the 2014 campaign are: Why? by Tracey Corderoy and Tim Warnes; Mighty Mo by Alison Brown; Harry and the Monster by Sue Mongredien and Nick East; Abigail by Catherine Rayner; Train by Judi Abbot (published August 2014) and Little Puppy Lost by Holly Webb and Rebecca Harry (published August 2014).
The campaign is accompanied by a website which includes activities that can be printed or downloaded, an audio book download and videos from the authors, along with activities for the books included in the 2013 campaign.
This is a great campaign which is also being supported by independent bookshops and major retailers across the country so keep an eye out for activities and sessions being held across the country as authors and illustrators will be also be at some events towards the end of the summer.
The campaign includes activities which assist children in engaging with the selected stories, while also encourage children to discover the delights of their local bookshop.
The publishers will also be rolling out a huge PR campaign, alongside a blog tour, competitions and then website: www.littletigerreadingrocks.com. So watch this space!!