Books

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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

We love hearing from Bookstart families about the joys and benefits of reading every day.

Watch Maia's reading journey

Discover what happens when a baby is given a love of stories, songs and rhymes from the very beginning.

Book of the month

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Top 5 books as chosen by you

  • Beth am fynd i Hwylio
  • Beth am fynd i Hwylio
  • The Elves and the Shoemaker
  • The Elves and the Shoemaker
    The Elves and the Shoemaker

    The classic fairy tale story in a simple and accessible format with bold images and several touch and feel elements.

  • Flashing Fire Engines
  • Flashing Fire Engines
    Flashing Fire Engines

    This story’s full of big, bold fire engines ready to rescue or fight fires. There’s plenty of action, rhyme and rhythm.

  • One Smart Fish
  • One Smart Fish
    One Smart Fish

    A small silver fish has done everything he can possibly do in the ocean - he sings, dances and even performs plays, but has never walked upon the land.

  • The Cat in the Hat
  • The Cat in the Hat
    The Cat in the Hat

    When Sally and her brother are left alone on a rainy day, they think they are in for a dull time - but then the Cat in the Hat appears.

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