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Why World Book Night 2016 wasn't able to include BAME authors

World Book Night project manager Rose Goddard says the event should be home to diverse books by authors from all walks of life. Read more

Library of the Year: Harrogate Library triumphs on nine-strong shortlist

North Yorkshire's Harrogate Library has won The Bookseller’s Library of the Year Award 2019. Read more

Library of the Year 2019: shortlist spotlight

The nine shortlistees for the Library of the Year Award 2019 come from across the UK and span various modes of operating, but books remain... Read more

O’Donnell replaces Sarrag at The Reading Agency

The Reading Agency has hired Ben O’Donnell as head of children and young people’s reading.  Read more

Reading Agency launches A Chapter A Day challenge

The Reading Agency is challenging people to ditch their phones and rebuild their reading habits to mark World Book Night. Read more

Anne Sarrag to leave The Reading Agency

Anne Sarrag, head of children’s reading at The Reading Agency and founder of the Summer Reading Challenge, is stepping down from her post in September... Read more

Wilkinson to retire from Reading Agency in July 2019

The Reading Agency’s c.e.o. Sue Wilkinson will retire in July 2019, it has been announced, following a five-year stint of leading the literacy charity.... Read more

The Reading Agency receives £120,000 to evaluate Summer Reading Challenge

The Reading Agency is planning an evaluation of the Summer Reading Challenge after receiving an award of £120,000 from Arts Council England. Read more

The Reading Agency urges for £200m government intervention and 'Book Relief'

Reading can help halt the “loneliness epidemic” but needs a £200m government injection as well as its own version of Sport Relief, according to a... Read more

Library of the Year: Ten UK libraries heralded as Liverpool Central triumphs

Liverpool Central Library has won The Bookseller’s Library of the Year Award 2018. Read more

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