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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

Hawkins, Norton and Wheatle to pen Quick Reads 2022 titles

Novelists Paula Hawkins, Graham Norton and Alex Wheatle are among the authors writing short, accessible titles for the Quick Reads literacy programme for 2022. Read more

HarperCollins provides free library e-book access for Summer Reading Challenge

HarperCollins is partnering with The Reading Agency to provide libraries with free access to 35 e-books for children as part of its Summer Reading Challenge.... Read more

Libraries are 'key' to publisher campaign goals

Libraries are "key" to publishers, and will help them connect with diverse audiences, Kimberley Sheehan, campaign manager at The Reading Agency, has said.... Read more

McAnulty and Backshall ambassadors for Summer Reading Challenge

Teenage naturalist and author Dara McAnulty will be joining explorer and presenter Steve Backshall as an ambassador for this year's Summer Reading Challenge, organised by... Read more

Reading Agency launches summer programme with 20 organisations

The Reading Agency is partnering with more than 20 organisations to encourage children’s reading and learning over the summer, and supporting families, teachers and librarians... Read more

Reading Agency to host showcase event for publishers and freelancers

The Reading Agency will host a showcase event next week to help publishers and freelancers reach more people through the charity’s library, school and reading group networks. ... Read more

Reading agency launches STEM confidence scheme

The Reading Agency is to launch an initiative aiming to build confidence in studying STEM subjects among children. Read more

Summer Reading Challenge to have Wild World Heroes theme

The Reading Agency has announced this year's Summer Reading Challenge theme is the nature-focused Wild World Heroes. Read more

Quick Reads publishers donate copies in new campaign

Publishers of the new Quick Reads series will donate a copy of every book sold as part of a Reading Agency campaign. Read more

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