Book Trust 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

Get a sneak preview of this year's Booktime pack

Find out about all our early years work

 

Secondary

Secondary

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

 

See all 17 titles for this year's Bookbuzz

 

Get your child's school to sign up for the FREE School Library Pack

Find out about all our secondary school work

 

 

Starting school for the first time can be daunting for children, so see what you can do to help your child prepare for school

 

Getting ready for school

 

News and blog

  • Adults
  • Teenagers
  • Children

Summer reading fun

Suggested reads and other ideas for young children, school-aged children, teens, young adults and adults.

Celebrating women illustrators

Picture book author, Yasmeen Ismail, blogs about her top 10 female illustrators

Getting ready for school!

Book Trust regional manager for the south-east and east of England, Kay Devine, blogs about a whole-child approach to school readiness

Stay in touch

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Booktrust gifts 2.6 million book packs each year

News and blog

  • Adults
  • Teenagers
  • Children

Summer reading fun

Suggested reads and other ideas for young children, school-aged children, teens, young adults and adults.

Celebrating women illustrators

Picture book author, Yasmeen Ismail, blogs about her top 10 female illustrators

Getting ready for school!

Book Trust regional manager for the south-east and east of England, Kay Devine, blogs about a whole-child approach to school readiness

Stay in touch

I am a...

Booktrust works with 120,000 disadvantaged children in 335 secondary schools through Beyond Booked Up each year