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

Re-reading puts a smile on the nation's face, says new survey by The Reading Agency

The Reading Agency, in partnership with Specsavers, has revealed today that re-reading helps make people smile, with ... read more »

Re-reading puts a smile on the nation's face, says new survey by The Reading Agency

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

Bookmarks with feedback survey

Print these bookmarks on card or thick paper and cut them out individually to hand out on World Book Night. The QR co... read more »

Bookmarks with feedback survey