Konnie Huq has delivered a letter to 11 Downing Street which demanded that Sajid Javid scrap VAT for e-books.
The Duchess of Cornwall led celebrations for the seventh anniversary anniversary of the National Literacy Trust’s flagship criminal justice programme, Books Unlocked, which is supported... Read more
Novelist Adele Parks plans to spread a love of reading throughout her Yorkshire home town as she takes up the role of ambassador for National... Read more
PRH Children’s and The National Literacy Trust will conduct research to understand the relationship between video games and literacy.
Faber c.e.o. Stephen Page and his band Shabby Road will headline a gig, celebrating The Beatles, to raise money for the National Literacy Trust.... Read more
This week's pictures round-up features James Patterson at the Theakston Old Peculiar Crime Writing Festival and the premiere of the new Horrible Histories movie.... Read more
Writers say a lack of funding and cuts to libraries mean children from disadvantaged backgrounds are missing out when it comes to school visits, after... Read more
In this week's pictures round-up a fan wins a one-off gold edition of Thomas Harris' latest thriller Cari Mora, while PRH UK raise over £12k... Read more
Author and literacy advocate James Patterson is funding 'Buy A Book, Give A Book' to encourage reading in children and families from disadvantaged backgrounds through an... Read more
Print is still the preferred medium for young people but digital formats are growing in popularity amongst those who engage less with reading, according to... Read more