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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
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Get to know our Illustrator in Residence
Every six months, BookTrust appoints a new Writer or Illustrator in Residence to give us their own unique perspective on the world of children's books. Ed Vere is best known for top picture books like How to Be A Lion and Max the Brave.
- Books can be a great way to reassure little ones before their first day of school! We've got five copies of I Have to Start at School Today from Simon Philip and Ged Adamson to give away over here: https://t.co/ywNRc40m8V https://t.co/TI1aF1IHXq 6 minutes ago
- We are so excited that our Illustrator in Residence @ed_vere has painted a beautiful Leonard the lion mural for @CliftonParkMus in Rotherham! Find out all about it here: https://t.co/l3unK1rfNe https://t.co/zwfMbn0Mak 39 minutes ago
- When Merlin goes missing, his trainee Fred is SURE something is wrong - will he be able to save the day? Find out in our brilliantly entertaining #BookOfTheDay, #FredWizardInTrouble by @siphilipstories and @SheenaDempsey: https://t.co/RgIcL73R59 @simonkids_UK https://t.co/kgcOYJGG5e 2 hours ago