School Library Pack

Please note this programme is currently under review to ensure we are able to support schools in the best way possible. Please check back in September 2020 for more information.

The School Library Pack and Special School Library Pack are reading for pleasure programmes giving free books to secondary schools in England with a year 7 (or equivalent) intake.

Containing carefully selected book collections for year 7-9 students, the packs help boost your library, broaden students reading and encourage them to try different genres and authors. Alongside the exciting selection of books, the packs include resources to help you create enjoyable, social reading experiences such as book clubs to make reading fun!

The School Library Pack and the Special School Library Pack both include books that are relevant for students aged 11-14, and can be used flexibly in the classroom or school library, in special schools or mainstream schools.

The Special School Library Pack includes books and resources to support students with additional needs, while the School Library Pack is designed to cover a broad range of reading abilities and interests.

Thanks to the funding by Arts Council England, as well as BookTrust’s partners and donors, we are able to make this pack free to participating schools.

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