On World Book Day the founder of Magic Breakfast, Carmel McConnell, visited the first Magic Breakfast Book Club at Wilberforce School. She reported having a magical morning and tweeted about it. Later, the great […]
This year’s World Book Day is Thursday 6th March. Lots of children are dressing up for it. What are you doing? A huge thank you goes to the admirable Stage Spiders who have been holding a […]
We’re thrilled now to be working with Magic Breakfast who provide fuel for learning–they deliver free healthy breakfast foods to UK primary schools with more than 35% free school meals. Give a Book is joining […]
The wonderful Booktrust has just donated this box of gorgeous new books to us. Booktrust has been promoting books, reading and writing for more than 90 years. They are the gold standard in this business.
Thank you, Booktrust, […]
So, for those in London, Saturday 15th February is London Book Swap Day taking place in 19 venues across London. And yesterday, St Valentine’s Day, was International Book Giving Day. We were delighted to be part […]
Today, Saturday February 8th 2014, is National Libraries Day. The Children’s Laureate, Malorie Blackman, often cited and celebrated in the GAB blog, has written rousingly today in The Guardian about her own use of libraries when […]
Friday 14th February is not only St Valentine’s Day, celebrated by birds, poets and lovers since Chaucer’s time and maybe even before that; it’s also International Book Giving Day, the day dedicated to getting new, used and […]