Free books, rhymes and more...
Your child should receive a Bookstart Baby pack before they are one and the Treasure pack before they turn five, gifted free by BookTrust. Free dual-language books are also available for families with English as an additional language.
Bookstart is for every child. Find out more about our free Bookshine, Booktouch and Bookstart Star additional needs packs.
Cuddle up and share your free baby black and white booklet together - it can help to grow a reader for life. Find out where to get yours.
Help your child love their library. Our free sticker storybook, Bear's Reading Adventure, is available in selected libraries around England for families with children aged up to five.
Are you up for the Rhyme Challenge? Great rhymers make great readers and the Rhyme Challenge is a fantastic way for you and your child to enjoy rhymes together.
Enjoy songs, rhymes and rhythm with your child at your local library, nursery or children's centre - Rhymetimes are free and fun for everyone.
Use the Bookfinder to find the perfect book for you, your family and friends.
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Looking for a brilliant book for a one-year-old? Trying to find something great to read out loud? We may well have the answer - just see for yourself.
100 best children's books
Check out our list of the 100 best books for children from the last 100 years: the ultimate booklist to read before you're 14.