All things literacy and African children's books

#BooksiesFavouriteFive: Booksie’s favourite Ghanaian children’s authors

#BooksiesFavouriteFive: Booksie’s favourite Gha...

Booskie’s library and bookshop are stocked with books by some of the most creative children’s authors in Africa. We have books written by authors from more than 15 African countries...

#BooksiesFavouriteFive: Booksie’s favourite Gha...

Booskie’s library and bookshop are stocked with books by some of the most creative children’s authors in Africa. We have books written by authors from more than 15 African countries...

Methods for teaching children how to read

Methods for teaching children how to read

Learning to read can be a daunting task for most children.  They are expected to master this skill by age 6 or 7 although some become reading champions by ages...

Methods for teaching children how to read

Learning to read can be a daunting task for most children.  They are expected to master this skill by age 6 or 7 although some become reading champions by ages...

Highlights from Booksie’s 2021 Reading Camp

Highlights from Booksie’s 2021 Reading Camp

It’s been about a month since Booksie’s Holiday Reading Camp ended and we are still reeling from the whole experience. We welcomed 40 readers over the 7-week Camp and read...

Highlights from Booksie’s 2021 Reading Camp

It’s been about a month since Booksie’s Holiday Reading Camp ended and we are still reeling from the whole experience. We welcomed 40 readers over the 7-week Camp and read...

6 Ways to motivate children to read

6 Ways to motivate children to read

“My child hates reading. Can you help?” “All she does is watch TV and watch TV. I want her to pick up a book and read.” “I don’t think my...

6 Ways to motivate children to read

“My child hates reading. Can you help?” “All she does is watch TV and watch TV. I want her to pick up a book and read.” “I don’t think my...

4 Useful African apps and programmes that foster learning to read + a few non-African ones

4 Useful African apps and programmes that foste...

Although we love physical books and will pick them over apps and videos anyday, at Booksie we are constantly searching for the best methods to teach children how to read....

4 Useful African apps and programmes that foste...

Although we love physical books and will pick them over apps and videos anyday, at Booksie we are constantly searching for the best methods to teach children how to read....

Tips for publishing a children's book

Tips for publishing a children's book

Over the last couple of months, we have met people who have been thinking about publishing their own children’s books but do not know where to start. Sometimes the process...

Tips for publishing a children's book

Over the last couple of months, we have met people who have been thinking about publishing their own children’s books but do not know where to start. Sometimes the process...