Children's Book Week

Together, let's inspire children everywhere to love reading

This 13-17 November, we'll join up with schools, libraries, children, parents and carers to celebrate books and reading for fun.

Get ready for a brand-new Great Books Guide, highlighting our favourite reads of 2017, and plenty of fun resources, activity ideas and blogs.

Great Books Guide

Your guide to our favourite children's books from the past year: download the full guide as a PDF or find online booklists with books for ages 4-5, 6-7 and 8+.

View the Great Books Guide 2016

Celebrate Children's Book Week as a...

School launch event

School or library

Find out how your school, library or bookshop can get involved with Children's Book Week.

Dad reading to son


Find out how your family can get involved in Children's Book Week and celebrate the love of reading.

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Make reading fun

How to read with your child

Tips on how to share books and encourage even reluctant readers to read for fun.

Download our resources

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