Bringing Books to Life
6:13

Bringing Books to Life: Cosmic

Season 2 Episode 1 ABC Me February 8, 2019

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Ten short films aimed at getting seven to 11-year-old children interested in books.

Ten short films aimed at getting seven to 11-year-old children interested in books.

Bringing Books to Life
6:09

Bringing Books to Life: Tom's Midnight Garden

ABC Me February 24, 2017

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Paralympic basketball player and sports presenter Ade Adepitan reads extracts from 'Tom's Midnight Garden' by Philippa Pearce. He shares why he loves the book, how it captured ...

Paralympic basketball player and sports presenter Ade Adepitan reads extracts from 'Tom's Midnight Garden' by Philippa Pearce. He shares why he loves the book, how it captured his imagination and why he loves to read.

Bringing Books to Life
5:22

Bringing Books to Life: Jamie Johnson: The Kick Off

ABC Me May 22, 2020

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Team GB and England Women's Football team player Eniola Aluko explains why she loves the book. Extracts from the book are read by England and Manchester City star Gareth ...

Team GB and England Women's Football team player Eniola Aluko explains why she loves the book. Extracts from the book are read by England and Manchester City star Gareth Barry, with Dan Edwards demonstrating some football skills.

Bringing Books to Life
6:15

Bringing Books to Life: Nelly the Monster Sitter

Season 2 Episode 7 ABC Me May 29, 2020

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Actress and comedian Sarah Hadland reads extracts from Nelly the Monster Sitter by Kes Gray. She explains why she loves the book, how it captured her imagination, and why she ...

Actress and comedian Sarah Hadland reads extracts from Nelly the Monster Sitter by Kes Gray. She explains why she loves the book, how it captured her imagination, and why she loves to read.

Bringing Books to Life
5:51

Bringing Books to Life: The Falcon's Malteser

ABC Me March 10, 2017

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Actors Scott Haran and Percelle Ascott read extracts from The Falcon's Malteser by Anthony Horowitz. They explain why they love the book and share how it captured their ...

Actors Scott Haran and Percelle Ascott read extracts from The Falcon's Malteser by Anthony Horowitz. They explain why they love the book and share how it captured their imaginations.

Bringing Books to Life
5:58

Bringing Books to Life: My Naughty Little Sister

ABC Me April 24, 2020

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Actress Aimee Kelly reads extracts from My Naughty Little Sister by Dorothy Edwards, explaining why she loves the book, how it captured her imagination as a child and why she ...

Actress Aimee Kelly reads extracts from My Naughty Little Sister by Dorothy Edwards, explaining why she loves the book, how it captured her imagination as a child and why she loves to read.

Bringing Books to Life
6:30

Bringing Books to Life: Wolven

Season 2 Episode 3 ABC Me May 1, 2020

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Presenter and actor Ceallach Spellman reads extracts from Wolven by Di Toft as part of the series. He explains why he loves the book, how it captured his imagination, and why ...

Presenter and actor Ceallach Spellman reads extracts from Wolven by Di Toft as part of the series. He explains why he loves the book, how it captured his imagination, and why he enjoys reading.

Bringing Books to Life
6:32

Bringing Books to Life: Lizzie Zipmouth

ABC Me March 3, 2017

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Actress and comedian Nina Wadia reads extracts from 'Lizzie Zipmouth' by Jacqueline Wilson and explains why she loves the book.

Actress and comedian Nina Wadia reads extracts from 'Lizzie Zipmouth' by Jacqueline Wilson and explains why she loves the book.

Bringing Books to Life
6:08

Bringing Books to Life: Refugee Boy

ABC Me May 15, 2020

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Actor Alexander Vlahos reads extracts from Refugee Boy by Benjamin Zephaniah, explaining why he loves the book, how it captured his imagination, and why he loves to read.

Actor Alexander Vlahos reads extracts from Refugee Boy by Benjamin Zephaniah, explaining why he loves the book, how it captured his imagination, and why he loves to read.

Bringing Books to Life
6:07

Bringing Books to Life: Sam Silver: Undercover Pirate

Season 2 Episode 4 ABC Me May 8, 2020

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Actress Anjli Mohindra reads extracts from Sam Silver: Undercover Pirate by Jan Burchett and Sara Vogler, explaining why she loves the book, how it captured her imagination ...

Actress Anjli Mohindra reads extracts from Sam Silver: Undercover Pirate by Jan Burchett and Sara Vogler, explaining why she loves the book, how it captured her imagination and why she loves to read.

Lady Vocab
1:44

Lady Vocab: Infectious

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC Me March 18, 2015

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Lady Vocab is a talented singer who loves to sing about words.

Lady Vocab is a talented singer who loves to sing about words.

The Storybuilding Tool Kit
3:44

The Storybuilding Tool Kit: Story

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC Me July 3, 2020

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It's time to use all the tools in the kit to put together Ted's story. How will it turn out?

It's time to use all the tools in the kit to put together Ted's story. How will it turn out?

The Storybuilding Tool Kit
1:29

The Storybuilding Tool Kit: Costume Kit by Sam

Season 1 Episode 11 ABC Me July 3, 2020

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Sam is a big fan of The Maze Runner. Let's find out how to put together a costume from the book by James Dashner.

Sam is a big fan of The Maze Runner. Let's find out how to put together a costume from the book by James Dashner.

Lady Vocab
1:44

Lady Vocab: Authentic

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC Me March 4, 2015

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This video has closed captioning
Lady Vocab is a talented singer who loves to sing about words.

Lady Vocab is a talented singer who loves to sing about words.

The Storybuilding Tool Kit
7:52

The Storybuilding Tool Kit: Comedy

ABC Me October 26, 2018

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Learn how to find funny ideas all around you and then supersize them until they become hilarious.

Learn how to find funny ideas all around you and then supersize them until they become hilarious.

The Storybuilding Tool Kit
5:20

The Storybuilding Tool Kit: Fantasy

ABC Me November 9, 2018

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Create a story world and send your hero on an adventure.

Create a story world and send your hero on an adventure.

The Storybuilding Tool Kit
2:53

The Storybuilding Tool Kit: Characters

ABC Me May 1, 2020

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Matt Stanton and James Foley share how they came up with the ideas for their characters.

Matt Stanton and James Foley share how they came up with the ideas for their characters.

The Storybuilding Tool Kit
1:09

The Storybuilding Tool Kit: Costume Kit by Cara

Season 1 Episode 10 ABC Me May 27, 2020

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Need a Book Week costume idea? This is Cara's guide to dressing up like the Princess in Black.

Need a Book Week costume idea? This is Cara's guide to dressing up like the Princess in Black.