BookTrust Annual Lecture 2017 and Bookstart 25th anniversary celebrations: Relive the evening in pictures 20/10/2017
Authors, illustrators and members of the publishing industry gather in London to hear L...
'Bookstart is the thing I am most proud of': Wendy Cooling on how it all began 25 years ago 20/10/2017
The winner of BookTrust's Outstanding Achievement Award looks back on the birth of the ...
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