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Keeeeeep reading! Strictly star Ore Oduba teams up with BookTrust for National Bookstart Week

450,000 copies of Lucy Cousins' A Busy Day for Birds will be given to families during National Bookstart Week this year.

Monkeying around with reading: every reception child in England to get this free book

School starters in England will receive their very own copy of the book Little Monkey, as part of our Time to Read campaign.

Alex T. Smith visits Belfast schools to help inspire a love of reading

Alex T Smith visits four schools in Belfast to help encourage a love of reading, as part of the BookTrust NI Author Tour.

Perthynas ramantus pobl Cymru’n dioddef oherwydd nosweithiau di-gwsg

Mae rhieni yng Nghymru wedi cyfaddef fod eu perthynas â'u cymar yn dioddef am eu bod nhw wedi gorflino, yn ôl arolwg gan BookTrust.

BookTrust NI and SONI celebrate their continued partnership in Armagh

Sure Start families enjoyed a morning of playful story and rhyme time at Armagh Robinson Library to celebrate the extended partnership between SONI (System Operator for Northern Ireland) and BookTrust NI.

Tales of unexplained phenomenon and magical witches and warriors win 2018 Blue Peter Book Awards

Real-Life Mysteries and Wizards of Once take the top spots for Best Story and Best Book with Facts prize, voted for by over 500 children.

Nadia Shireen announced as the new BookTrust Writer-Illustrator in Residence

Nadia Shireen has been appointed as BookTrust's new online Writer-Illustrator in Residence.

John Burningham and Helen Oxenbury win double BookTrust Lifetime Achievement Award

Two iconic children's authors and illustrators – John Burningham and Helen Oxenbury – have won the first-ever double BookTrust Lifetime Achievement Award.

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