The First Minister's Reading Challenge will be trialled up to S3 at six schools to help stem the drop in reading for pleasure when pupils move from primary to secondary school.
Police Investigate Death Of Woman In Edinburgh
Police are investigating the death of a woman in an Edinburgh house.
The body of the 56-year-old was found in Parkgrove Terrace in the Clermiston area of the capital at around 9.30pm on Sunday.
Officers are treating the death as "unexplained''.
A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: "Police in Edinburgh are investigating following the death of a 56-year-old at an address in Parkgrove Terrace.
"Inquiries are ongoing and the death is currently being treated as unexplained and a report will be sent to the procurator fiscal.''
Police are appealing for information about the incident.
Scottish Transport Minister Humza Yousaf has claimed "nobody can hold a candle" to Scotland's bridges after unveiling a plaque commemorating the Forth Bridge's world heritage status.
Family members now spend an average 13 hours a week providing childcare and the average cost is now £4.19 an hour for each child.
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