Tagged: Reading Agency

First round of Moyes-funded Quick Reads books to be revealed this autumn

The next Quick Reads titles will be announced this autumn and published in February 2020, accompanied by a “high profile media campaign”, a year on... Read more

Pictures of the week

Handmaids hand out free Margaret Atwood books in this week's pictures round-up, in celebration of World Book Night. Read more

Hutchinson leaves OUP for Reading Agency role

Oxford University Press’ Fraser Hutchinson will join literacy charity the Reading Agency in April as head of publisher partnerships. Read more

Haig, Rentzenbrink and Wax recommended for 'Reading Well' titles

Matt Haig and Ruby Wax are some of the authors chosen by the Reading Agency and Society of Chief Librarians to celebrate its 'Reading Well... Read more

Reading Agency aims to maintain summer challenge numbers

The Reading Agency is hoping to maintain participant numbers in this year’s Summer Reading Challenge, the theme of which is The Beano.... Read more

Mills & Boon ties knot on Royal wedding packs for libraries

Mills & Boon is partnering with the Reading Agency to celebrate the Royal Wedding. Read more

Jojo Moyes steps in to save Quick Reads from closure

Author Jojo Moyes has pledged to save Quick Reads from closure by funding the adult literacy programme for the next three years.   ... Read more

Beano inspires next year's Summer Reading Challenge

More than 760,000 children across the UK took part in the 2017 Summer Reading Challenge, with 6,550 more children talking part than in 2016. Read more

British adults are too busy to read, new research shows

UK adults would like to read more but are being held back by their busy lives, new research from the Reading Agency has found.... Read more

Cleeves pens murder mystery script to support libraries

Crime writer Ann Cleeves has written a murder mystery script for libraries and booksellers to use in "author-less" events. Read more

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