Onjali Q. Raúf and Tanya Steele celebrate Earth Day with their favourite books about our incredible planet 22/04/2021
Our Writer in Residence Onjali Rauf and World Wild Fund CEO Tanya Steele celebrate Eart...
"I admired Stephen like you would admire a superhero." In the years following the tragi...
We love these adorable stripy insects because they make honey and help the flowers grow...
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
Pyjamarama is back for 2021
Want a fun way to get children excited about reading, while raising money to make sure every child gets a bedtime story?
Pyjamarama is returning this year and will take place on Friday 14 May 2021. Find out more and sign up for your FREE fundraising and activity pack.
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.
Looking for something fun as a family? Enjoy storytime with our free online books and videos, play games, win prizes, test your knowledge in our book-themed quizzes, or even learn how to draw some of your favourite characters.
Here's how we can help you
Get to know our Writer 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. Onjali Q. Raúf is best known for books like The Boy At The Back Of The Class and The Night Bus Hero.
- Woohoo! Our Stories By The Sea live lesson is being shown on @bbcbitesize Learning Zone on @cbbc tomorrow morning - don't forget to tune in! 👀 https://t.co/sndsL2TBBD 13 hours ago
- #EarthDay is a great reminder that we can all make a difference to our planet! Lily Dyu was massively inspired by the young people she found out about when she was writing Earth Heroes - and hopes you'll be moved by their stories too: https://t.co/bKIAfIHB6W Pic: Jackie Lay https://t.co/JuFjGFoY5l 14 hours ago
- Anne Fine's story Into the Bin (And Out Again) is all about reusing and recycling - something Anne thinks we could all do more! Check out her tips here: https://t.co/LRbiOdLJUr #EarthDay https://t.co/oaXPPtnuQI 14 hours ago