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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 gets £3.5m to tackle loneliness over winter

The Reading Agency has been given £3.5m as part of a government £7.5m funding package to tackle loneliness over the winter period. Read more

Costa and Reading Agency to give out 100,000 books for Christmas

Costa Coffee has teamed up with charity The Reading Agency to give out 100,000 books ahead of Christmas to those hardest hit by the pandemic.... Read more

Reading Agency partners with Knights Of for Winter Mini Challenge

Children's publisher Knights Of is partnering with The Reading Agency for this year's Winter Mini Challenge programme encouraging youngsters to keep up their reading during... 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

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