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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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- Stories are magical - they are such a wonderful way of looking at something in a different way! Here, author Chris Vick explains how he believes fiction can be a valuable way to encourage people to protect our planet: https://t.co/Y3zCA74ju3 https://t.co/qwL9ClcEwm 13 hours ago
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