www.booktrust.org.uk

Booktrust inspires everyone to enjoy books, reading and writing and the lifelong benefits that they bring.

 

www.lovereading.co.uk

This website provides a set of online tools to help you decide what you might read next, including free 10–15-page opening extracts of every one of their featured books.

 

http://www.readingmatters.co.uk/

This website is about books and ideas for children and teenagers.

 

http://www.literacytrust.org.uk/

National charity dedicated to raising literacy levels in the UK.  The Connaught School is a member.

 

http://www.wordsforlife.org.uk/

For parents to help their children develop vital communication and literacy skills from birth to age eleven.

 

http://clubs.scholastic.co.uk/

Contains information for parents and games for children.

 

http://www.banned-books.org.uk./

Useful site for getting a child to read by telling them the books they cannot read!

 

http://www.openingthebook.com/whichbook/

Choose a book according to you mood?

 

http://www.familylearning.org.uk/

Online games, worksheets, activities and information to help with reading, writing, counting and much more.

 

http://www3.hants.gov.uk/library

If you are a member of Hampshire Library Service you are able to access their on-line reference collection and borrow e-books.

 

Author Websites:

Few examples:

http://www.harpercollins.com/Author/WebSites.aspx

http://www.wimpykid.com/

http://www.youngsamurai.com/site/YOUN/Templates/Home.aspx?pageid=1&cc=GB

http://www.jacquelinewilson.co.uk/

http://www.cathycassidy.com/

http://www.roalddahl.com/