Use the Bookfinder above to search by age and theme, or browse our book lists. There's also advice in this section about sharing books with children and monthly chances to win free picture books!


A note about our recommendations: sadly, we don’t have the resources to regularly check our database and remove any books that have gone out of print. If you’re unable to find the book to buy or borrow, please see our suggestions for related books, as well as other titles in the same theme or list.

Sharing stories and rhymes

Find out from the Bookstart Bear why stories and rhymes are so much fun when we enjoy them together.

Sharing Bookstart stories

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