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Reading and literacy

Reading for Pleasure

We are proud to support a range of charities, organisation and publishers across the UK working to raise literacy levels through reading for pleasure. Reading is at the cornerstone of a health and happiness.

Get involved

  • Guide to the best new childrens books.png Guide to the Best New Children's Books 2018Pick up a copy of the guide to the Best New Children's Books in The Guardian this Saturday 16 June or call into your local bookshop or library to find it and the recommended titles.
  • Reading Ambassador.png Reading AmbassadorsReading Ambassadors are a network of book people who are passionate about spreading a love for reading in their life. Sign up today for our monthly newsletter, full of news, tips and ideas from the world of reading for pleasure and literacy.
  • Reading and literacy charities.png Reading and literacy charitiesThere are a wide variety of charities working hard every day to improve the lives of young people and adults through literacy and reading for pleasure.
  • World Book Day.png World Book Day and publishingActively involve your business in promoting literacy and reading for pleasure and Share a Story on World Book Day.
  • The Literacy Project.png The Literacy ProjectOur mission is to raise literacy levels through targeted and concentrated local action, consolidating the unique assets of the publishing industry to drive up low levels of literacy and social mobility in the poorest communities in the UK.
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