inspiring

kids' passion for reading

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about Book Trust

Book Trust uniquely delivers choice and ownership of books to children from low-income families. We believe providing students the opportunity to select and own books of their choice results in better reading skills, a passion for reading, and greater family engagement around literacy.

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teachers

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This is one of the best and most influential programs I have worked with in my 10 years of teaching. Students absolutely love their books and there are audible gasps of excitement when the Book Box arrives"
Book Trust Teacher

impact

Each year Book Trust students and teachers complete a survey to measure Book Trust's impact on students’ reading skills, attitudes, and behavior.

60%
of Book Trust Teachers say their students are more excited and willing to read.
89%
of Book Trust Teachers say that the amount students read in the classrom and at home increased because of Book Trust.
90%
of Book Trust students report that they will read over the summer for fun.
70%
of Book Trust students reading at grade level, an increase from 41% at the beginning of the year.

our work

During the coming 2015 – 2016 school year

881,052

Books Delivered

to
38,000

Number of Children

in
15

States

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