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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.


Librarians: we want your book recommendations

We want to offer new readers some great ideas from expert library staff about what to read next once they’ve fi... read more »

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World Book Night a catalyst for change, report finds

The celebratory nature of World Book Night and the delight at receiving a free book has had an overwhelmingly positiv... read more »

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World Book Night 2016 cover grid

A square image of all of our 2016 book jackets for use in promotion and online read more »

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