National Literacy Trust

By encouraging your child to love reading, you are inviting them into worlds far, far away from their own. You are helping them build on their imagination and feel empathy and antipathy - as they put themselves into the shoes of the characters they begin to love - and dislike.
Today's children are reading less than seven years ago as their time is taken up with other activities, research suggests
Anyone familiar with his Nietzsche-filled Twitter feed won’t be surprised to hear that footballer Joey Barton likes a good
Almost four million UK children do not own a book, research has suggested. It raises concerns that the numbers of children
Former England cricketer Freddie Flintoff has announced he will be fronting a new campaign to encourage fathers to play a
As a teacher and professed literacy geek, I cannot explain how terrifyingly unambitious government approaches to raising standards in literacy can be.