Book Week in Scotland

As part of Book Week Scotland the Scottish Book Trust have set up a League of Extraordinary Book Lovers.

The youngest is from our region, local boy Edward Colvin aged 5.

Edward Colvin, aged 5 Credit: ITV Border

Edward will be encouraging reading during Book Week Scotland by reading at a special storytime at Lochthorn Library on Wed 28th

Edward reads to other youngsters Credit: ITV Border
Anne Rinaldi Credit: ITV Border

Anne Rinaldi, from Dumfries and Galloway Libraries said:

"Book week Scotland is a national celebration of reading and libraries are encouraging everyone to get involved and be inspired."


Scotland's youngest book lover in Dumfries

Five year old Edward Colvin is helping to celebrate Book Week Scotland by reading to nursery school pupils at Lochthorn Library.