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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Love Words reading campaign - Booktrust inspiring a love of books

During the past few weeks Booktrust has been working behind the scenes with the Mid-Somerset Series, a group of four newspapers, to put together a reading campaign to encourage families...

Matt Haig, Alice Levine and Samantha Shannon to judge BBC Young Writers' Award with Booktrust

Former Writer in Residence Matt Haig will join BBC Radio 1 presenter Alice Levine and writer Samantha Shannon on the inaugural award for young writers. Alice Levine announced live on...

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...

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  • Adults
  • Teenagers
  • Children

Love Words reading campaign - Booktrust inspiring a love of books

During the past few weeks Booktrust has been working behind the scenes with the Mid-Somerset Series, a group of four newspapers, to put together a reading campaign to encourage families...

Matt Haig, Alice Levine and Samantha Shannon to judge BBC Young Writers' Award with Booktrust

Former Writer in Residence Matt Haig will join BBC Radio 1 presenter Alice Levine and writer Samantha Shannon on the inaugural award for young writers. Alice Levine announced live on...

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...

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