Booktrust's programmes create a society motivated to read, increase life chances and improve social mobility

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Find out how Booktrust make a positive difference to children's lives.

 

Booktrust gives books to babies, toddlers, primary and secondary school children. We provide books at crucial stages of their development. Booktrust ensures that every child has the opportunity to experience the delight and power of books.

 

Want to find a book to read? Whatever your age and whatever type of books you like to read, we can always help you to find something new.

 

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The Write Book encourages children to read like writers and write for readers

The second year of Booktrust's The Write Book project has shown us that when children are fascinated, they have lots to write about. It's shown us that when children see...

Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Cornwall, helps launch 500 Words competition

Booktrust Patron, Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Cornwall, has helped launch BBC Radio 2's 500 words short story competition. The Duchess attended an 'all-star story laboratory' event...

Harry Potter Book Night

This year there is brand new reason to revisit Harry, Hermione and Ron's adventures: the first Harry Potter Book Night is set to celebrate the popular series on Thursday 5...

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Letterbox Club sends out book and maths parcels to 5,700 looked after children in England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland each year

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  • Adults
  • Teenagers
  • Children

The Write Book encourages children to read like writers and write for readers

The second year of Booktrust's The Write Book project has shown us that when children are fascinated, they have lots to write about. It's shown us that when children see...

Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Cornwall, helps launch 500 Words competition

Booktrust Patron, Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Cornwall, has helped launch BBC Radio 2's 500 words short story competition. The Duchess attended an 'all-star story laboratory' event...

Harry Potter Book Night

This year there is brand new reason to revisit Harry, Hermione and Ron's adventures: the first Harry Potter Book Night is set to celebrate the popular series on Thursday 5...

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I am a...

Booktime has gifted more than 11 million books since it was launched in 2006