Events 2022

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South East

Free Books

09 March, 7:20pm Wickford, Essex

We will be giving away free books all day from our Little Free Library. Open 7 days a week, 24 ho...

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South West

Around the Library in 80 Minutes (or thereabouts)

04 April, 6:00pm Wareham Library

Come and explore the library by twilight! Enjoy a smorgasbord of short talks and activities celeb...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Grimm & Co book giveaway

14 April, 2:39pm Rotherham

Come along to see us on Saturday 23rd April, where we will be giving away copies of All Our Hidde...

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Everywhere

This is a closed event and not open to the public.
Big Read prison events

18 April, 6:30am 7 prisons as above

Prison Reading Groups (PRG) and Give a Book are working with 7 prisons to create prison-wide Big ...

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East of England

Crafty Coffee hosts World Book Night

19 April, 10:00am Lincoln

There will be 10 copies of The Boy Between at St John the Baptist Church during the Crafty Coffee...

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Wales

Books to give away

19 April, 5:00pm Maggies Centre, Velindre Rd, Cardiff.

We have a supply of books to give to our visitors – look after yourself and curl up with a book t...

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East of England

The Eve Project hosts World Book Night

19 April, 7:00pm Boston

Eve is a not for profit charity which supports women and girls aged 7 and up with their mental he...

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Everywhere

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Free books for RCN nurses, healthcare workers, and students!

20 April, 9:00am Cardiff

Royal College of Nursing members, spin the World Book Night wheel with us and incorporate more re...

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East of England

Long Sutton Men's Shed hosts World Book Night

21 April, 10:00am Long Sutton

A representative from Long Sutton Library will be visiting Long Sutton Men’s Shed to talk about W...

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Scotland

World Book Night Quiz

21 April, 6:00pm Larbert

Join us for a book themed quiz night. Tickets are available via Eventbrite.

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East of England

MindSpace Shared Reading Group hosts World Book Night

21 April, 6:30pm Stamford

The MindSpace Shared Reading group runs weekly on Thursdays and from the 21st of April will be gi...

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East of England

The Brotherhood Project hosts World Book Night

21 April, 7:00pm Boston

The Brotherhood Project is a place for men to meet, socialise and talk in order to reduce social ...

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East Midlands

Morning Drop In

22 April, 10:12am Boston

Come along to Centrepoint Outreach at Belmont House and receive a free book in aid of World Book ...

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North East

Cedarwood giveaway

22 April, 12:10pm North Shields

Copies of Would I lie to you? Distributed to users of thee Cedarwood Trust community centre, on t...

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East of England

Grantham Tennis Club's Feel Good Friday hosts World Book Night

22 April, 1:00pm Grantham

Shine Lincolnshire will be giving away a number of copies of The Boy Between and promoting positi...

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London

Blended Book group discussion on Silver Sparrow

22 April, 2:30pm Victoria Library

Join us for a likely discussion on the book Silver Sparrow by Tayari Jones Please come and join u...

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East Midlands

Nottingham UNESCO City of Literature Giveaway

22 April, 3:00pm Market Square, Nottingham

On 22 April 2022, ahead of World Book Night 2022, representatives from Nottingham UNESCO City of ...

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South West

World Book Night

22 April, 3:17pm West Moors

To celebrate World Book Night we have organised a quiz and refreshments for local residents on Fr...

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London

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Book Gifting Event

22 April, 6:30pm Redbridge Central Library

World Book Night event for local group – Women Who Love Life. Welcoming the group to the library ...

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South West

Plymouth Laureate of Words reading and Q&A

23 April, 5:00am PLYMOUTH

Plymouth Central Library is delighted to be hosting an evening with Plymouth Laureate of Words La...

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North West

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Food Bank giveaway

23 April, 9:00am Cheshire West and Chester Food Banks

Copies of “The Swimmer” by Graham Norton will be distributed from Food Banks in Cheshire West fro...

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Scotland

Book Fayre

23 April, 9:30am Rosewell

Rosewell and District Community Council are having a Book Fayre on Saturday 23 April from 9.30-11...

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South East

Kent History and Library Centre Open Day

23 April, 9:30am Kent History and Library Centre, Maidstone

Visit the Kent History and Library Centre on Saturday 23rd April, from 9.30am to 5pm to see what ...

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East Midlands

World Book Night 2022 Giveaway

23 April, 10:00am Killamarsh, NE Derbyshire

Killamarsh Parish Council have received some copies of Straight Outta Crawley by Romesh Ranganath...

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East Midlands

World Book Night Giveaway

23 April, 10:00am Cherry Willingham, Lincoln

I shall be giving out books from our Community Library on Sat 23rd April from 10-12 noon in Cherr...

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West Midlands

Punching the Air with Art

23 April, 11:00am Birmingham

“Don’t ever stop dreaming big But for now, put that dream on paper It’s easier to carry around…” ...

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South East

World Book Night Lounge Shared Reading event

23 April, 11:00am Jubilee Library Brighton

Join us at Jubilee library for a Reading hour special in our especially curated World Book Night ...

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South East

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Wednesday Natter & Book Group

23 April, 11:00am Ramsgate

Local volunteer run group starting for lockdown

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East of England

World Book Night Just a Cuppa

23 April, 12:00pm Mile Cross Library

To celebrate World Book Night 2022 we’ll be gifting books at a special Just a Cuppa session. The ...

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London

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Book Gifting Event

23 April, 12:00pm Redbridge Central Library

World Book Night event for local group – Walk_It_Out Welcoming the group to the library by giftin...

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East of England

World Book Night Gifting

23 April, 1:30pm Caister Library

To celebrate World Book Night 2022, we’re gifting the books via the Read My Mind offer as part of...

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East of England

World Book Night Just a Cuppa

23 April, 2:00pm Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library

https://www.norfolk.gov.uk/libraries-local-history-and-archives/libraries/whats-on/event?product_...

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East of England

World Book Night Just a Cuppa

23 April, 2:00pm Sheringham Library

To celebrate World Book Night 2022 we’ll be gifting books at a special Just a Cuppa session. The ...

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Scotland

What's The Story?

23 April, 2:00pm Shetland Library, Lerwick

Celebrate World Book Night (a few hours early) with a relaxing reading aloud session for adults w...

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East of England

World Book Night Just a Cuppa

23 April, 2:00pm King's Lynn Library

To celebrate World Book Night 2022 we’ll be gifting books at a special Just a Cuppa session. The ...

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South West

Online Author Talks

23 April, 2:00pm Online

Crediton Library is proud to host an afternoon of author talks, delivered online via Zoom, with t...

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East of England

World Book Night Just a Cuppa

23 April, 2:00pm North Walsham Library

To celebrate World Book Night 2022 we’ll be gifting books at a special Just a Cuppa session. The ...

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South East

Free Writing Event With Author David Palin

23 April, 4:30pm Maidenhead Library

Prolific crime and thriller author David Palin will pay a visit to Maidenhead Library as part of ...

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London

World Book Night presents: The Stories That Shape Us

23 April, 6:00pm British Library and online

Join The Reading Agency for this year’s flagship World Book Night event. World Book Night author ...

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Scotland

Books and Stories in the Museum

23 April, 7:00pm Dumfries Museum

Join us to celebrate World Book Night at Dumfries Museum. You can pick up your free copy of ‘Th...

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North East

This is a closed event and not open to the public.
Wellbeing World Book Night

25 April, 10:00am Sunderland Royal Hospital & South Tyneside Hospital

Promoting the benefits of reading for pleasure to South Tyneside & Sunderland Foundation Trus...

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East of England

Coffee Connect hosts World Book Night

25 April, 1:00pm Gainsborough

As part of World Book Night, Shine Lincolnshire is teaming up with organisations in Gainsborough ...

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North West

Survivors Manchester Creative writing showcase and book giveaway

25 April, 6:00pm salford

We are giving away my name is why by Lemn Sissay we are also hosting a creative writing showcase ...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Evening Social

27 April, 6:20pm Huddersfield

Join us for a book giveaway, open mic night and fun, food and friendship. We’d 27th April 6pm – 8pm

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North East

All Things Chocolate with Penny Thorpe

28 April, 6:00pm Norton Library

Celebrate World Book Night with a chocolatey evening with author Penny Thorpe, an expert on the h...

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