My Baby Bag in Wales
Rhymes, videos and book suggestions to help you continue to share stories and rhymes with your baby at every stage.
Download our bilingual craft and colouring sheets.
It's story time
Snuggle up with your little one and enjoy listening to a story together in English or Welsh.
Share a rhyme
Have fun sharing rhymes with your child. Sing-along to our audio rhymes or download our rhyme sheets.
BookTrust Cymru HomeTime
Looking for something fun as a family? We have stories to enjoy, rhymes and songs to share, and fun games and activities from some great authors, illustrators and storytellers from Wales.
Your local library
Many libraries in Wales hold their own Bookstart Storytimes and Rhymetimes. Discover more about what your local library can offer you.
Reading with your child
Read our helpful tips on how to enjoy books with your child and get the most out of your story times together.
Order and collect your FREE Bookstart pack from your library
All children in Wales are entitled to two fantastic Bookstart packs before the age of three, which are now available to order and collect for free from selected libraries.
Keep up to date with the latest news on BookTrust Cymru’s programmes and campaigns in Wales.
Keep in touch via Twitter
- Every child in Wales is entitled to the Bookstart Baby and Early Years pack. Don't miss out! Mae gan bob plentyn yng Nghymru hawl i becyn Dechrau Da Babi a Blynyddoedd Cynnar. Peidiwch â cholli’r cyfle! https://t.co/Il0EZN1L48 4 hours ago
- We had to share this with you... Caru Canu is a nursery rhyme series in Welsh every Tuesday – DO try this at home! https://t.co/wr2No3EcH2 #carucanu @criwCYW @MudiadMeithrin @EarlyWales @LibrariesWales https://t.co/nIYrNpFDG9 6 hours ago
- Roedd rhaid i ni rannu hwn... Mae Caru Canu yn gyfres o hwiangerddi Cymraeg i’w gweld pob dydd Mawrth - GWNA hyn gartref! https://t.co/wr2No3mBPu #carucanu @criwCYW @MudiadMeithrin @EarlyWales @LlyfrgellCymru https://t.co/39Kty6GOJk 6 hours ago
Working with nurseries and schools
Find out more about our exciting bilingual programme for children aged 3-5 years.