One in five UK children do not own any books of their own — Books | The Guardian

New report suggests costs-of-living crisis could harm literacy levels, with 51% of parents saying books are too expensiveAlmost one in five (18.6%) UK children between the ages of five and eight do not have access to books at home, new research has revealed. According to a report by the National Literacy Trust, the percentage of…

One in five UK children do not own any books of their own — Books | The Guardian

Published by karma2015

I was born and raised in New York. I still live in New York but kind of sick of the city and one day I wish to move to the UK.I have a Masters degree in Library Science and I currently work in a special collections library. I loved books ever since I was a little girl. Through the hard times in my life, my love for books has always gotten me through. Just entering another world different from my own intrigues me. As long as I am entering in another universe, I like to create my own as well. I love to write and hopefully I will be able to complete a novel.

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