World Book Night 2015 launch

On 2 December we announced our 20 titles for 2015 and opened volunteer applications. We were delighted to receive a really positive response from authors, publishers, the press and the public, with over 3,000 applications in 24 hours.


  1. It was great to see so many authors excited about their inclusion on the list.
  2. World Book Night would not be possible without close collaboration with publishers large and small, as well as the agents who represent our brilliant authors. Here's what some of them had to say...
  3. Some brilliant organisations, including many of our partners, joined in to say how much they loved the list, and we also received great coverage from The Guardian, BBC and The Telegraph