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Early Years and Primary

Early Years and Primary

We're here to help you share a love of reading with your children from the time they're born with free books when they turn one, and a free book pack before they start school

 

Kick start your child's love of reading with Bookstart

Find out about all our early years work

Secondary schools

Secondary schools

We help pupils as they grow and develop throughout secondary school with even more book choices

 

Register for this year's Bookbuzz

Find out about all our secondary school work

 

 

Simple steps to a better night’s sleep

Simple steps to a better night’s sleep

Bath, Book, Bed is a simple solution to sleepless nights. Discover top tips and advice from TV parenting expert Jo Frost - and also Daddy Pig's words of wisdom.

 

Try Bath, Book Bed for better sleep

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Bath, Book, Bed: Exhausted parents lose over 650 hours of sleep a year

Exhausted parents are losing out on over 650 hours of sleep a year, BookTrust research has found. The survey of over 1,000 parents of children under the age of 3...

Abi Elphinstone: Writing with Dyslexia

The author of the popular Dreamsnatcher series shares her tips for being a successful dyslexic writer.

The perfect bedtime story: Top authors choose their favourites

Anne Fine, Chris Riddell, Julia Donaldson, Frank Cottrell Boyce and other top authors choose their favourite bedtime books to share.

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  • Adults
  • Teenagers
  • Children

Bath, Book, Bed: Exhausted parents lose over 650 hours of sleep a year

Exhausted parents are losing out on over 650 hours of sleep a year, BookTrust research has found. The survey of over 1,000 parents of children under the age of 3...

Abi Elphinstone: Writing with Dyslexia

The author of the popular Dreamsnatcher series shares her tips for being a successful dyslexic writer.

The perfect bedtime story: Top authors choose their favourites

Anne Fine, Chris Riddell, Julia Donaldson, Frank Cottrell Boyce and other top authors choose their favourite bedtime books to share.

Stay in touch

I am a...

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