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Free Easter Gift!
It's Mummy Bugs birthday and to celebrate we are giving away a free Easter gift on all orders over £20* There's no need to...
Meet the Forest Book Fairy
Did you know bookshops are magical places and Books for Bugs now has its own reading forest and a book fairy too!  Join the...
Rural School Book Appeal 2021
What is the Rural School Book Appeal? Many years ago when we first started Books for Bugs we realised how many small schools do...
Train Event with Perrygrove Railway
We have had  a wonderful month of events partnered with Perrygrove Railway in the Forest of Dean. At our weekend event we enjoyed a...
Spooky Halloween Event
Have you ever been to a Halloween party in a bookshop? Well now's your chance! Join us for Halloween crafts, spooky games and lots...
Baby Bugs Sessions
Big Bug Sessions - For babies not yet moving COVID UPDATE 2022 Sadly, due to Covid we have had to make the decision to...
Mini Bugs Sessions
Mini Bug Sessions - For 0-3 years. COVID UPDATE 2022 Sadly, due to Covid we have had to make the decision to close the...
Big Bugs Sessions
Big Bug Sessions - For preschoolers aged 3-5 years. COVID UPDATE 2022 Sadly, due to Covid we have had to make the decision to...
Reading for Free Books!.. Results!
*Post event update* Wow, wow, wow! What an incredible turnout. We are thrilled to announce that this summer we have listen to 209 children...
Virtual Book Fair Info for Parents
Hello everyone, If you have found this page then it is likely your school is having a book fair with us this week. Here...
Click and Collect
We now have a Click and Collect collection point. Order online, choose 'Click and Collect' as shipping method at the checkout and then collect...
Showroom Open Day Diary
Sadly, due to Covid we have had to make the decision to close the Showroom. Full details here Showroom Open Days here    
Acts of Kindness
World Book Day and Easter is coming up and we know this is a busy time with lots of children accessing new reading books,...
Gloucester A&E
As many of you who follow our Facebook Page know, one of our Bugs has Epilepsy. His Epilepsy is drug resistant so he has...
Picking free books!
Many of the schools we visit with our books fairs are fairly local. This means when it is time to pick all your free...
Positive Touch World Book Day
As part of the World Book Day celebrations this year Positive Touch, who are a parent support group for children in Special Care Baby...
The Big Battery Hunt
At Books for Bugs we like to do our bit to reuse or recycle everything we can and want to avoid waste as much...
Our 7th Birthday party!
Our May warehouse open afternoon was also our 7th Birthday Party! We had one of our busiest open days ever with lots of story...
Supporting children with Epilepsy
As many of you know Bug 2 has epilepsy. We were thrilled to be asked to help the team at Hereford Hospital who are...
2019 Rural Book Appeal is here!
Every year we run the Rural Schools Book Appeal, raising free books for a chosen rural school. This years school is Jacobstow Community Primary...
Visit from a local school
After a successful Books for Bugs School Book Fair this school decided to use some of the free books earned to treat the children...
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