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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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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.
- There are so many big issues facing young people today, so we love these non-fiction books that could help them to make sense of the world around them! (Adults could probably learn a thing or two from them, too...) https://t.co/hbt7kyn6jp https://t.co/WYMTTz0Dxj 3 minutes ago
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- We LOVE these tips from Rick author Alex Gino to help young people talk about LGBTQIA+ issues - whether they're exploring their own identity or want to support others (or both): https://t.co/wxx9WPjmaS https://t.co/iqws1oWZkA 59 minutes ago