Why reading matters

Reading for pleasure can build empathy, develop our relationships with others and improve wellbeing throughout life. Find out why we want reading to be accessible to everyone

We are The Reading Agency

We inspire people of all ages and all backgrounds to read for pleasure and empowerment. Working with our partners, our aim is to make reading accessible to everyone. Because everything changes when we read.

Find out more about what The Reading Agency does, including our latest news.