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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

Summer Reading Challenge to launch with virtual event

The Reading Agency has announced a virtual event to launch this year's online Summer Reading Challenge.  Read more

Pandemic spikes youth reading habits, TRA survey finds

The Covid-19 pandemic has seen a spike in reading among young adults, a survey from The Reading Agency has found. Read more

Five questions for... Mahsuda Snaith

Author Mahsuda Snaith talks to us about her short story The Estate, which is part of the Quick Reads relaunch.  ... Read more

Reading Agency launches booklist to support children's mental health

The Reading Agency has launched a new booklist, Reading Well, to support children’s mental health and wellbeing. Read more

Reading Agency chosen for Times Christmas Appeal

The Reading Agency is one of three charities chosen for the Times Christmas Appeal this year.  Read more

Pictures of the week

This week's pictures round-up features Chip the Pug, the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and a litter picking event. Read more

Sue Wilkinson on 20 years of the Summer Reading Challenge

To mark the 20th anniversary of the Summer Reading Challenge, The Reading Agency and libraries are calling on families to make space for reading over the... Read more

Napier made Reading Agency c.e.o.

The Reading Agency has appointed Karen Napier as its new c.e.o., as Sue Wilkinson retires.  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

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