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.Who we are
Supporting children's reading
Give a book to a child in care
Christmas is an especially tough time for a child in care. A surprise book gift shows them that someone cares – will you be that someone?
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.
Get to know our Writer in Residence
Find more Writer in Residence blogs from bestselling author Taran Matharu.
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