Bookstart is for every child
The Bookstart packs are created with the aim of helping all children to develop a love of books.
What other packs are available?
If you have a child who is deaf, or has a visual impairment, you can obtain either of the packs below in addition to the regular Bookstart packs.
Bookshine: for children who are deaf
If your child is deaf you can ask for a free Bookshine pack, specially created for babies and young children aged 0–5.
Booktouch: for children who have a visual impairment
If your child is blind or partially sighted you can ask for a free Booktouch pack, specially created for babies and children aged 0–5.
Bookstart Star: for children with additional needs
If your child has disabilities that impact on or delay the development of their fine motor skills, you can ask for a free Bookstart Star pack, specially created for children aged 3–5.
English not your first language?
You can get books in your language and English for free.