- All the organisations and individual givers who take part in World Book Night sign up to share a love of reading among people who don't regularly read. In the build up to the official celebration on Saturday 23 April, plenty of organisations kicked off their events or giveaways, including lots of colleges, schools and universities.
- Plenty of other organisations got started during the week including public libraries, NHS libraries, housing associations, charities and bookshops.
World Book Night 2016
World Book Night is an annual celebration of reading and books that takes place on 23 April. This year's event saw thousands of book lovers give out titles in their communities; local events taking place up and down the country; and a fantastic gala event at the British Library.
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