BookTrust helps children do better at school and in life

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

 

 

Use our bookfinder to find the best books for you and your family. You can search by age and by theme to find great books for babies, toddlers, preschoolers, 5-8-year-olds, 9-12-year-olds, teenagers, young adults and adults.

 

News and blog

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  • Children

Listen to a great book this summer

Jo Cord of Listening Books discusses the value of audiobooks to encourage summer holiday reading - especially for children with learning difficulties or other forms of disability.

Books vs films

We look at the differences of children's books compared to the film adaptations.

10 things you didn't know about Roald Dahl

Here's a list of 10 things you might not know about Roald Dahl…

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News and blog

  • Adults
  • Teenagers
  • Children

Listen to a great book this summer

Jo Cord of Listening Books discusses the value of audiobooks to encourage summer holiday reading - especially for children with learning difficulties or other forms of disability.

Books vs films

We look at the differences of children's books compared to the film adaptations.

10 things you didn't know about Roald Dahl

Here's a list of 10 things you might not know about Roald Dahl…

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)