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Book of the Month

Philip Womack

This month, author and reviewer Philip Womack chooses our Book of the Month, with a… Read More

Our latest project

Reading Ahead

Partnering with The Reading Agency, Give a Book gives mini-dictionaries to prisoners who complete The… Read More

Latest blog post

The Pleasure of Reading

The Pleasure of Reading: 43 Writers on the Discovery of Reading and the Books that Inspired Them, edited by Antonia Fraser, is out now. All royalties go to Give a Book.

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“A collection of writers’ favourites on behalf of the formidable Give a Book charity,”

Peter Stothard, TLS

“Do I need to say that the anthology makes for nearly irresistible reading?”