BookTrust helps children do better at school and in life

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.

 

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

 

 

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Research Digest

BookTrust conduct regular research and evaluation to understand more about how our programmes work and how they can be improved. Read on for summaries of the latest findings from two...

Books on the wing: Kiran Millwood Hargrave picks her Top 5 butterfly books

Inspired by her new novel, the Girl of Ink & Stars author picks her favourite ever butterfly books.

'Smallness is no hindrance to strength': David Almond tells us his favourite tiny characters

My favourite tiny characters? Some of these aren't exactly tiny, but what links all of them is the fact that their presence far outstrips their stature.

I am a...

News and blog

  • Adults
  • Teenagers
  • Children

Research Digest

BookTrust conduct regular research and evaluation to understand more about how our programmes work and how they can be improved. Read on for summaries of the latest findings from two...

Books on the wing: Kiran Millwood Hargrave picks her Top 5 butterfly books

Inspired by her new novel, the Girl of Ink & Stars author picks her favourite ever butterfly books.

'Smallness is no hindrance to strength': David Almond tells us his favourite tiny characters

My favourite tiny characters? Some of these aren't exactly tiny, but what links all of them is the fact that their presence far outstrips their stature.

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94% of Bookstart Baby practioners said the book packs encouraged parents to share books with children at an earlier age.