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World Book Night 23 April 2016

World Book Night is an annual celebration of reading and books that takes place on 23 April. It sees passionate volunteers give out hundreds of thousands of books in their communities to share their love of reading with people who don’t read regularly or own books. World Book Night is run by The Reading Agency, a national charity that inspires people to become confident and enthusiastic readers to help give them an equal chance in life.


Happy World Book Night!

It’s World Book Night! Thousands of free books are being given across the UK to people who don’t regularl... read more »

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Received a book? Complete our survey & win £100 of shopping vouchers!

Have you been given a World Book Night book by a volunteer? Please complete our quick, 5 minute survey about your exp... read more »

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WBN final evaluation report 2016

Our latest report reveals the overwhelmingly positive effect of giving books to the 36% of the UK's non-reading popul... read more »

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