Give a Book is a charity dedicated to promoting books and the pleasure of reading in the hardest places. Our main work is in prisons, schools and with disadvantaged children.
Book of the Month
Terence Blacker is an author, song-writer and columnist. His first novel Fixx (1996) won critical acclaim and… Read More
Our latest project
From Page to Picture sparks the imagination of its readers & encourages pupils to get creative by designing their very own book cover. A “blind date with a book”!
Latest blog post
Thank you to the employees of Certas Energy for these wonderful book reviews! The Enchanted… Read More
The why I always start with the why and for me, a book club was… Read More
Guest Blog: Adam Morris, Twinkl Monday. Spring was in full bloom. And I was trying… 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.
Buy it here
“A collection of writers’ favourites on behalf of the formidable Give a Book charity,”
“Do I need to say that the anthology makes for nearly irresistible reading?”
Books Change Lives
Give a Book partnered with the Daily Express for their charity Christmas campaign, 2022. Read more here!
To support this campaign, donate here.
"Books are magic carpets. They allow travel to unknown realms"Lady Antonia Fraser