Booktrust helps children do better at school and in life

How we can help

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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Sir Richard Eyre on Tony Harrison

Theatre Director Sir Richard Eyre pays homage to his friend Tony Harrison, who last night won the David Cohen Prize for Literature 2015. Writing in his autobiography, What Do I...

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week Booklist

This month sees National Eating Disorders Awareness Week from 23 February to 1 March. We've created a booklist to help teens get an understanding of eating issues, but we're looking...

Nine things you didn't know about the 2015 Blue Peter Book Awards

Discover nine things you never knew about the books nominated for the 2015 Blue Peter Book Awards!

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Booktrust gifts 3,000 additional needs Bookstart book packs to babies and toddlers each year

News and blog

  • Adults
  • Teenagers
  • Children

Sir Richard Eyre on Tony Harrison

Theatre Director Sir Richard Eyre pays homage to his friend Tony Harrison, who last night won the David Cohen Prize for Literature 2015. Writing in his autobiography, What Do I...

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week Booklist

This month sees National Eating Disorders Awareness Week from 23 February to 1 March. We've created a booklist to help teens get an understanding of eating issues, but we're looking...

Nine things you didn't know about the 2015 Blue Peter Book Awards

Discover nine things you never knew about the books nominated for the 2015 Blue Peter Book Awards!

Stay in touch

I am a...

75% of parents share books as a direct result of receiving Bookstart packs (ICM and the Fatherhood Institute, 2010)