World Book Night 2016

03 May 2016

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Image: Sanctuary Housing’s book giveaway in Shiregreen, Sheffield

World Book Night is an annual celebration of reading and books that takes place on 23 April. This year’s event saw thousands of book lovers give out titles in their communities; local events taking place up and down the country; and a fantastic gala event at the British Library.

News

Reading Unites Nation for Virtual World Book Night

A nation in lockdown united last week on Shakespeare’s birthday, in celebration of books and reading, for The R... read more »

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Impact

Norfolk's Great Big Read

For the last two years the World Book Night recommended reads have been promoted across our 47 Norfolk libraries and ... read more »

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Resources

The Reading Agency's toolkit for hosting online events

As events continue to move to online formats, we have created a toolkit to support libraries and other organisations ... read more »

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