Ideas and inspiration

Find out how Bookstart Corner is being delivered in Brent and Burton, and get great activity ideas to help engage families with different needs.

Boy choosing books in the library

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Activity ideas

Activity ideas

Explore our selection of fun activities to help you and your families get more from the Bookstart Corner resources.

Corner in action

Corner in action

Early years practitioner Rebecca Blooman describes how she uses the free Bookstart Corner resources and the positive impact the programme has had for her families.

Bookstart Corner at Burton Library

A Corner success story

Find out how Burton Library delivered Bookstart Corner in small group sessions to complement their work around speech and language - with great results.

Five top tips for Bookstart Corner

Get inspired

Burton Library's Liz Gardner shares her top tips for getting the most out of Bookstart Corner for the whole family - and why rhymes rule!