Tag Archives: reading

Brilliant Competition to Celebrate the Beltie Bairns Third birthday!

We’ve got a great competition over on our facebook page to win this lovely A3 print of an illustration by Shalla Gray from our book Big Bill and the Beltie Bairns. We’re celebrating that it’s now three years since we first launched our second Beltie book. So many people have loved this book that we […]

Reading Agency Day in Glasgow

We had a really wonderful day at the Mitchell Library in Glasgow courtesy of the Reading Agency and Bertrams Books. The day was designed to link Scottish publishers with librarians from all over the country. The Reading Agency is a charitable organisation which works to promote reading for all ages. Although our books are well-known […]

Celebrate Spring with Curly Tale Books

We’re delighted to be taking part in the Spring Book Festival in Wigtown, Scotland’s National Booktown. We’ve previously launched two of our books at the annual event thanks to Fiona Murphie and her lovely bookshop The Box of Frogs. Well that lovely bookshop is now under our management and has been transformed into Curly Tale […]

Launch of Sammy the Rainbow Snail

  We’ve launched our fabulous new book Sammy the Rainbow Snail by Alan Grant and Shalla Gray. We held a really fun event at our new shop Curly Tale Books in Wigtown, Scotland’s National Booktown during Book Week Scotland! Apart from a reading of the book by the author and illustrator we had snail racing, […]

Storytime in Biggar

Jayne will be calling in at the wonderful Atkinson Pryce Bookshop in Biggar this Friday – 14th August – to read some of Curly Tale Books lovely stories. This is a new regular storytime session at this independent bookshop but Jayne’s first visit. She’ll have colouring and puzzles to take away too. So come along […]