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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Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction: Judges announced

The judges for the 2015 Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction have been confirmed.   Shami Chakrabarti, (Chair), Director, Liberty; Laura Bates, writer and Founder of The Everyday Sexism Project; Grace...

Waterstones to donate 20% of charity card sales to Booktrust

Help those in need this Christmas simply by shopping during the festive period - you can help disadvantaged children by buying charity cards from Waterstones. Waterstones is donating 20% of...

Petr Horáček launches Bookstart Treasure Packs in NI

Booktrust's Northern Ireland team have had an exciting few days with popular children's author and illustrator Petr Horacek - who paid them a visit to help launch Bookstart Treasure Packs...

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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

Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction: Judges announced

The judges for the 2015 Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction have been confirmed.   Shami Chakrabarti, (Chair), Director, Liberty; Laura Bates, writer and Founder of The Everyday Sexism Project; Grace...

Waterstones to donate 20% of charity card sales to Booktrust

Help those in need this Christmas simply by shopping during the festive period - you can help disadvantaged children by buying charity cards from Waterstones. Waterstones is donating 20% of...

Petr Horáček launches Bookstart Treasure Packs in NI

Booktrust's Northern Ireland team have had an exciting few days with popular children's author and illustrator Petr Horacek - who paid them a visit to help launch Bookstart Treasure Packs...

Stay in touch

I am a...

Booktrust works with over 100,000 disadvantaged children in 1,160 primary schools through The Ant Club each year