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World Book Night 2021 – Friday 23 April 2021

World Book Night 2021 – Friday 23 April 2021

This Friday, 23 April 2021, is World Book Night. Celebrating their tenth anniversary, this annual event celebrates reading and writing. This year’s theme is ‘Books to Make You Smile’.


On Friday night, a number of online events are happening to celebrate reading and literature including:

  • Kazuo Ishiguro, author and Nobel Prize-winner, in conversation with Kate Mosse
  • #ReadingHour
  • Books to Make You Smile, hosted by Sandi Toksvig

Each of the above events are free to attend but booking is essential.

For more information, visit World Book Night.

Free Audiobook

They are also offering a free audiobook copy of Emma by Jane Austen, Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare and The Kindness Method by Shahroo Izadi.

Please note: One audiobook is available per person.

For more information, visit the following page – World Book Night audiobook.

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