A big thank you to book lovers like you!

Thank you to everyone who supported BookTrust this year.  


It has been a challenging year, but you made it possible for us to continue supporting children most in need to develop a lifelong love of reading. These are some of the many ways you supported BookTrust: 


"As a school, we wanted to build and nurture a culture of reading for pleasure. Pyjamarama was the perfect piece of the reading puzzle to pull everything together."

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The Friends Calendar

Children's reading champion Peter Sheldon and his illustrator friends created their annual calendar, with all profits helping to fund our vital work to bring the magic of reading to more children.

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No Excuses, Please!

Philippa wrote and published a children's book during her maternity leave to raise money for BookTrust. "I believe the positive, warm memory I have of reading is something every child should have."

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Our Christmas appeal

Following our Christmas appeal, 17,000 children received special festive book packs through food banks, local authorities and other community organisations.

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We are so grateful to every donor, fundraiser and supporter. It is your incredible kindness that makes our work possible.

Get more children reading by becoming a BookTrust Friend

Already a BookTrust Friend but want to increase your gift? Email us at [email protected] and our team will help you out.