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Making it Up Family Reading

Making it Up

In July 2018, we launched a new family reading initiative, Making it Up. Family contact… Read More

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World Book Day 2019

Wimbledon BookFest’s World Book Day Celebration welcomed 2500 children to New Wimbledon Theatre. On Wednesday… Read More

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?”