About Bookstart and the packs

Bookstart is the national early intervention and cultural access programme for every child.

Find out about the packs

Find out about the packs

Discover great ways to gift the Bookstart packs.

Beyond Bookstart

Find out about other Booktrust programmes, prizes and campaigns, including Booktime, the free books programme for reception-aged children, and Booked Up, for children in Year 7.

Bookstart research

Bookstart matters! Read reports and summaries of independent research that supports our work in helping all children develop a love of reading.

Sharing Bookstart stories

We love hearing from Bookstart families about the joys and benefits they have experienced through reading every day.