Bookstart

Bookstart gives a free book pack to every baby born in England, Northern Ireland and Wales.

It also offers further packs at key stages before school, as well as packs for children with additional needs, tips and guidance on reading together, resources, activities, and much more.

Bookstart aims to encourage a love of books, stories and rhymes in children from as young an age as possible. Whether you're a family wanting to find out what Bookstart can offer you, or an early years partner involved in delivering Bookstart, you'll find all the information you need right here.

Just click below to find the help and support that's right for you.

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Families

Find out everything you need to know about Bookstart if you are a parent or carer.

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BookTrust partners

Find out everything you need to know about Bookstart if you are one of our early years partners.

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