National Literacy Trust research shows that children who enjoy reading are three times more likely to have good mental wellbeing than children who don’t enjoy reading.
The report, based on a survey of almost 50,000 UK school children aged 8 to 18, found that:
To find out more about how reading can help us to maintain mental wellbeing, please see the PowerPoint below.
Here are some lists of recommended children's reading books for different ages. We hope that you enjoy sharing them with your children.