BookTrust transforms lives by getting children and families reading

BookTrust is the UK's largest children's reading charity. Each year we reach 3.4 million children across the UK with books, resources and support.

What we do
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What's new this week

New books we love

Our favourite reads of the month

We review lots of new books every month, and here's where you can find the ones we liked best of all.

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Find a book for every occasion

Looking for the best book for an older child? Take a look at our booklists. We may well have the answer - just see for yourself.


Find your next book

Use the Bookfinder to find the perfect book for you, your family and friends.

Here's how we can help you


Bookstart gifts free books to all children at two key ages before school to help families read together every day and inspire children to develop a love of books and reading.

  • Children say thanks on the 15th anniversary of Letterbox Club

    See our favourite handwritten postcards from children who receive The Letterbox Club: inspiring a love of reading in children who are looked after.

  • Bookbuzz

    Participating Year 7 and 8 students can choose a book to keep from 17 titles, selected by experts. What will they go for?

  • School Library Pack

    Get free books for your school library and boost reading for pleasure, with our pack that contains over 40 books for Year 7 students.

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