World Book Night 2016

03 May 2016

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

A quarter of UK adults keep up their lockdown reading habits

The Reading Agency has found that a quarter (25.56%) of UK adults started reading more during lockdowns and have cont... read more »

A quarter of UK adults keep up their lockdown reading habits

Impact

Why is reading for pleasure important?

At The Reading Agency, we want to create a world where everyone is reading their way to a better life. Research shows... read more »

Why is reading for pleasure important?

Resources

#ReadingHour social media image

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#ReadingHour social media image