Partners and supporters

World Book Night would not be possible without the support of many generous partners and individuals.


Our primary partners are:
Arts Council England
BBC
The Booksellers Association of the UK and Ireland
The Publishers Association
Quick Reads
Society of Chief Librarians

We are supported by the generosity of:
The Paul Hamlyn Foundation | John Laing Charitable Trust | A range of private donors who believe in the value of our work | The publishers who fund the printing and distribution of the books | The authors who waive their royalties on the copies of the books | The librarians and booksellers across the country who promote reading every day and host events | The volunteers within organisations who give their time, energy and passion to promote reading in their communities.