Penguin Random House Children’s imprint Puffin will this summer give away 700,000 story booklets to children eating at PizzaExpress.
The booklets will contain the stories The Wee Free Men by Terry Pratchett, The Giant Jumperee by Julia Donaldson and Helen Oxenbury, You Choose in Space by Nick Sharratt and Pippa Goodhart, and Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney, as well as tips to help families read together.
Puffin and PizzaExpress are also running a book cover design competition with the winning entry receiving their family portrait by Jeff Kinney.
The booklets will be given out until 18th June.
In total, the Puffin and PizzaExpress partnership will last for a year.