BookTrust transforms lives by getting children and families reading
BookTrust is the UK's largest children's reading charity. Each year we reach 3.4 million children across the UK with books, resources and support.What we do
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.
Get ready for Pyjamarama
Join us this June for one magical day in pyjamas and help BookTrust give every child a bedtime story.
Here's how we can help you
Westfield Infant School have been using our programme for children in Years 1 and 2 who are looked after or vulnerable. Here's what they told us...
Participating Year 7 and 8 students can choose a book to keep from 17 titles, selected by experts.
Toolkit to help UK publishers acquire children’s books in translation, and international publishers pitch their books.
Get to know our Writer in Residence
Find more blogs from our Writer in Residence, Candy Gourlay.
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