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

Sandi Toksvig Revealed as Lead Ambassador for World Book Night’s 10th Anniversary

The Reading Agency, in partnership with Specsavers, is delighted to announce that writer, comedian, TV personality an... read more »

Sandi Toksvig Revealed as Lead Ambassador for World Book Night’s 10th Anniversary

Impact

Support your local library

We’re so excited that today, 12 April, libraries across England and Wales are re-opening their doors to customers, wi... read more »

Support your local library

Resources

World Book Night Prison Toolkit

Find out how you can celebrate World Book Night in your prison. This guide will help you play your part in this natio... read more »

World Book Night Prison Toolkit