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Book Trust gives books to babies, toddlers, primary and secondary school children. We ensure that every child has the opportunity to experience the delight and power of books.

 

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Yiyun Li is first woman to win The Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award

Chinese-American author Yiyun Li has won The Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award, managed by Book Trust, for her story 'A Sheltered Woman'. She is the first woman to win...

New authors confirmed for YALC 2015

New names of authors taking part in this year's Young Adult Literature Convention (YALC) were announced at a seminar at the London Book Fair this week.

Book Trust blog for parents: April

If you have young children you will likely have received our free Bookstart packs to introduce you to reading with your child. Find out what more Bookstart has in store...

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6,000 children and families take part in The Rhyme Challenge in Northern Ireland each year

News and blog

  • Adults
  • Teenagers
  • Children

Yiyun Li is first woman to win The Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award

Chinese-American author Yiyun Li has won The Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award, managed by Book Trust, for her story 'A Sheltered Woman'. She is the first woman to win...

New authors confirmed for YALC 2015

New names of authors taking part in this year's Young Adult Literature Convention (YALC) were announced at a seminar at the London Book Fair this week.

Book Trust blog for parents: April

If you have young children you will likely have received our free Bookstart packs to introduce you to reading with your child. Find out what more Bookstart has in store...

Stay in touch

I am a...

38 million books have been given to children through Bookstart since 1992