Winter Wonderland

Brrrrr.... it's getting cold!

In these cold winter days and evenings, what could be more cosy than snuggling up in the warmth with some good books and a fair few fun activities to do with your little ones!

During these colder months, we are here with to indulge you and your families with ideas, so wrap up warm and welcome these wintery wonders!

Winter reading and activities

Seasonal Fun & Activities

A change of season is often an exciting time for children, especially autumn. School, Halloween, Bonfire Night, Diwali and the changing of the leaves… there’s lots to look forward to!

To help your child get excited about autumn and learn more about it, we’ve shared our favourite books and activities all about autumn. You can use the new season as a chance to help them practice reading, writing and crafts.

The Rustle of Leaves

Top 50 books every child should read

Nothing beats the joy of getting lost in a good book. So this year, the National Literacy Trust is delighted to be partnering with Good Housekeeping to help young readers discover books that they will love.

Explore our book lists!

Latest on Words for Life

Over 13? Zone In is for you

Get tips on boosting your reading, writing, speaking and listening skills.

Find out more