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Elys Dolan named as the illustrator for International Book Giving Day 2018!

The International Book Giving Day team is delighted to announce that Elys Dolan is the illustrator behind 2018’s official poster. Elys Dolan’s poster features an array of fun, book-loving characters. Eagle-eyed readers will spot some familiar, much-loved characters from her illustrated novel, Knighthood for Beginners, (Oxford University Press, 2017). With its fun design and brilliant… Read More Elys Dolan named as the illustrator for International Book Giving Day 2018!

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Let’s Get Ready for International Book Giving Day! (2-14-17)

It’s almost #bookgivingday! This fun yearly event will occur on Tuesday 14th February 2017. Valentine’s Day is not the only thing happening on February 14th! Yes we’re giving ourselves a little book love to celebrate International Book Giving Day. International Book Giving Day takes place on February 14th each year. Our aim is to get books… Read More Let’s Get Ready for International Book Giving Day! (2-14-17)

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How Are You Celebrating International Book Giving Day? {with Book Giveaway!}

Happy Valentine’s Day and a very Happy International Book Giving Day! Susan Stephenson and Emma Perry are kindred spirits when it comes to putting books into the hands of children. Now in it’s 4th year, International Book Giving Day continues to grow worldwide. Turning the commercialization of Valentine’s Day on it’s head, people are encouraged… Read More How Are You Celebrating International Book Giving Day? {with Book Giveaway!}

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7 Ways to Celebrate International Book Giving Day

International Book Giving Day is here! International Book Giving Day is a 100% volunteer initiative aimed at increasing children’s access to and enthusiasm for books. Most children in developing countries do not own books. In the United Kingdom, one-third of children do not own books. In the United States, two-thirds of children living in poverty do… Read More 7 Ways to Celebrate International Book Giving Day