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What is Big Book Boost?

Big Book Boost is The Book People’s brand new fundraising scheme. Every time you place an order with us over £10, we’ll donate £1 to a school of your choice for them to spend on books! With your help, we aim to donate 1 MILLION BOOKS to UK Schools by 2022.

How can I be a Big Book Booster?

If you’re new to The Book People, firstly WELCOME. Here’s how you can get going on boosting a school’s book budget;

Choose a school below and then simply start shopping! Once you’re ready to check out, you can either login or set up your account and off you go!

How many schools can I BOOST?

You can add more than one school to your account. When your order qualifies for Big Book Boost, you will be asked to pick one school to give your boost to.

You can choose your child, grandchild, niece, nephew, godchild or friend’s kids’ school or even the school that you went to. Select your chosen school from the list below.

If you have any further questions about Big Book Boost, check out our FAQs page.

Choose your school


If your school isn’t signed up, tell them all about it! After they’ve signed up (it costs nothing to join!), we’ll send them a FREE starter kit to help them spread the word.

More information for schools

*Online orders over £10 qualify for a Big Book Boost of £1. You can choose which of your schools to donate the £1 to after checkout. Schools must have a Big Book Boost account enabled in order to claim their Boost and spend it on hand-picked books from The Book People.