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.

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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."

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