Bookstart gives free books to every child in England and Wales at two key stages - Nursery and Reception.
As the world's first national book gifting programme, Bookstart aims to encourage a love of books, stories and rhymes in children from a young an age as possible.
Please click here for the link to their website which has lots of fun ideas for things to do with your children.
The book given to Reception children in September 2020 is called 'The Runaway Pea'.
To see a reading of the book performed by the author, please click here.
Please click here for a reading of 'The Runaway Pea' read by the staff from Newham Libraries.