Things get dark in the Hildaverse 10/10/2019
Luke Pearson, creator of the captivating Hilda graphic novels, talks to us about his fa...
This week we've announced the titles that will be included in this year's free School L...
Author Chitra Soundar loves giraffes! Here's how you can get your own child to fall in ...
BookTrust transforms lives by getting children and families reading
BookTrust is the UK's largest children's reading charity. Each year we reach 3.9 million children across the UK with books, resources and support.What we do
New books we love
We review lots of new books every month, and here's where you can find the ones we liked best of all.
Search our booklists
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.
Use the Bookfinder to find the perfect book for you, your family and friends.
Here's how we can help you
Participating Year 7 and 8 students can choose a book to keep from 17 titles, selected by experts.
Does your school need more Time to Read packs? Teachers can request extra packs here.
Register today and get over free books for any secondary school or education provider in England with Year 7 students.
Get to know our Writer in Residence
Every six months, BookTrust appoints a new Writer in Residence to give us their own unique perspective on the world of children's books. Cerrie Burnell is best known for her work on CBeebies, and as author of 'Harper and the Sea of Secrets' among others.
- RT @WellspringsPri: Thanks @Booktrust Our Reception children are in for a treat to take home today! https://t.co/tqUFBY9Ioi 2 minutes ago
- RT @rachelstroud: @Booktrust Our Dad (@AllenJStroud ‘s and mine) used to organise them by temperament - he put authors next to each other i… 2 minutes ago
- Author @csoundar loves giraffes! Here's how you can get your own child to fall in love with the lovely long-necked mammal – because the more people that care about the animal (now critically endangered), the better. https://t.co/bhZYnj4vhq https://t.co/HVTFV5sLBu 11 minutes ago