Why books matter: More than 380,000 UK kids don’t own a book

posted on 03 Dec 2019


Literacy is vital in preventing poverty – and that’s why it is so important that kids have access to books.

For 383,755 kids growing up in the UK in 2019, that is access they are being denied, according to the National Literacy Trust’s ninth annual survey.

Read the full article on this link to The Big Issue