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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

Reading Agency launches challenge for teachers

The Reading Agency has launched an online reading challenge for teachers in partnership with the Open University. Read more

ACE and British Library to feature in Reading Together Day

Arts Council England and the British Library are among collaborators participating in Reading Together Day, scheduled to take place on 16th July.  Read more

HarperCollins supports Reading Agency Summer Reading Challenge

HarperCollins is working with the Reading Agency on its Summer Reading Challenge, with Collins donating 260,000 books. Read more

Reading groups help understanding of the world, survey suggests

Two-thirds of reading group participants say they have a better understanding of the world from taking part in the groups, a survey by The Reading... Read more

Children look to influencers for reading inspiration, survey finds

A survey conducted by the Reading Agency has found that children across the UK look to social media influencers and YouTube to find inspiration for... Read more

Wilson, Baddiel and Cowell to feature in Summer Reading Challenge

The Reading Agency has revealed the initial line-up of ambassadors for its Summer Reading Challenge 2020, including Jacqueline Wilson, David Baddiel and Waterstones Children's Laureate Cressida Cowell.... 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

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