Findings of the third stage in a longitudinal study of babies who received Bookstart in 1992 as well as summary findings from the first two stages (Conducted by Wade and Moore in 1998)
Small-scale evaluation, comparing intervention group with matched control group, conducted by Hines and Brookes (2005).
Findings from case studies with 8 families on how they experience bookgifting and use books in the home (2010 - Kate Pahl)
Findings from a systematic review of the Bookstart resources (2012 - Sheffield Hallam University)
Findings from a mixed method evaluation of Bookstart England (2012 - Sheffield Hallam University).
Results from a randomised controlled trial (Sept 2012 - Jan 2013) to evaluate impact of Bookstart Treasure pack. (Sheffield Hallam University)
Single-page infographic about the Make time to read '10 minutes a day' campaign. A Welsh-language version is also available.
Two-sided handout summarising research evidence for the health and wellbeing benefits of reading with children, as well as presenting Bookstart Corner: a reading programme with proven impacts.
A short guide in Welsh by Nicola Manley about Bringing Books to Life. An English guide is also available.
A short guide in English by Nicola Manley about Bringing Books to Life. A Welsh guide is also available.
Activity sheet for Baby Says in both English and Welsh
Activity sheet for We're Going on a Bear Hunt in both English and Welsh
Activity sheet for Weithiau dwi'n teimlo'n Heulog (Sometimes I Feel Sunny) in both English and Welsh
Activity sheet for Lliwiau'r enfys pi-po! (Rainbow Colours Peekaboo!) in both English and Welsh