Donate now
Tackling life's big challenges through the proven power of reading

Resources

23 January 2020

Plasma screen artwork - all 5 Reading Well schemes

A digital slide for displaying on plasma screens in libraries, GP surgeries, etc. to promote all 5 Reading Well booklists

23 January 2020

Book jacket composite - Reading Well for children

A shareable composite image of the covers of the Reading Well for children titles.

23 January 2020

Social media cards - Reading Well for children

A ZIP file containing social media cards with quotes from Reading Well authors, participating children and stakeholders.

23 January 2020

Image bank - Reading Well for children

A collection of photos that can be used on local library and health websites and social media to promote the Reading Well for children booklist.

22 January 2020

Reading Ahead plasma screen poster 2019-20

Download this Reading Ahead image for use on a plasma screen to promote Reading Ahead or at a Reading Ahead event.

22 January 2020

Reading Ahead Facebook newsfeed 2019-20

Download this Reading Ahead Facebook card to post on your organisation’s Facebook page to promote Reading Ahead.

21 January 2020

The Monster Writing (A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness) - guide

Walker Books have an exciting creative writing challenge called THE MONSTER CHALLENGE. ‘Stories are important. Stories can be more important than anything. If they carry the truth.’ Patrick Ness, A Monster Calls Are you a young person with a passion for telling...

21 January 2020

Reading Friends Food for Thought: Resource Pack

This pack provides resources further materials to use alongside the Food for Thought session idea.

21 January 2020

Reading Friends Food for Thought: Session Idea

A plan for a food themed Reading Friends session, including discussion starters, things to read and activity ideas.

20 January 2020

Quick Reads Fortune Teller

Print this fortune teller and fold it following the instructions on the second page of the document to create a fun resource to help you engage readers with the new Quick Reads list. You can use it in your display...

20 January 2020

Quick Reads Social Cards

You can use these social cards with quotes from our authors when posting on social media to support the new Quick Reads list. Remember to add the hashtag #QuickReads and to tag us @readingagency

20 January 2020

Quick Reads Learning Resources

Quick Reads are often seen as suitable for those at Entry 3, Level 1 or Level 2. They can be used both as a first read or to work towards to as a final goal, depending on the starting level...

08 January 2020

BBC The Novels that Shaped our World A3 Poster

Download this empty belly poster to use in your library to promote the BBC The Novels that Shaped Our World.

08 January 2020

BBC The Novels that Shaped our World A4 Poster

A4 poster Download this empty belly poster to use in your library to promote the BBC The Novels that Shaped Our World.

18 December 2019

School assembly PPT presentation - Reading Well for children

An adaptable PowerPoint presentation on Reading Well for children for library staff/teachers to deliver in school assemblies.

18 December 2019

Health sector engagement letter - Reading Well (all 5 schemes)

A template letter library staff can send to health/social care professionals to establish partnerships to deliver all Reading Well schemes.

18 December 2019

Classroom resources - Reading Well for children

A ZIP file containing classroom/library activities using Reading Well for children titles. Created by publishers of titles on the Reading Well for children booklist.

18 December 2019

Schools engagement letter - Reading Well for children

A template letter library staff can send to schools to establish partnerships to deliver Reading Well for children.

18 December 2019

Stakeholder PPT presentation - Reading Well for children

An adaptable PowerPoint presentation on Reading Well for children for library staff, public health, and other stakeholders.

18 December 2019

Books of the Year 2019

It’s been another fantastic year full of books and we’re delighted to present our Books of the Year list for 2019. Our staff have chosen their top recommendations of new books from the year and we hope that you’ll be...

09 December 2019

The Reading Agency Books 2019 - Children and young people booklist

Every year, the staff at The Reading Agency enjoy picking and sharing our favourite books for children and young people. We have three booklists of the books we have loved the most from 2019: picture and illustrated books, books for...

08 December 2019

World Book Night 2020 logo Welsh

Download our logo to use on posters, websites and any materials you create to publicise and use at your World Book Night events.

05 December 2019

Winter Reads 2019: Poetry, Short Stories and Novels

We’ve put together a selection of reads for Reading Ahead participants with the theme ‘Winter Reads.’ It includes poems, short stories and books for various reading levels from pre-entry to level 2. The Winter Mini Challenge starts on Monday 2 December...

05 December 2019

Reading Friends Christmas: Resource Pack

This pack provides further materials to use alongside the Christmas session idea.

05 December 2019

Reading Friends Christmas: Session Idea

A plan for a Christmas themed Reading Friends session including things to read, look at and talk about.

04 December 2019

Digital banner - Reading Well for children

A digital banner to promote Reading Well for children on websites, in newsletters etc.

04 December 2019

MS Word border artwork - Reading Well for children

Decorative borders for MS Word to use for Reading Well for children resources

04 December 2019

Email signature - Reading Well for children

Email signature art to promote Reading Well for children

04 December 2019

Digital slide - Reading Well for children

A digital slide for plasma screens etc for Reading Well for children.

04 December 2019

GIF - Reading Well for children

Shareable GIF for the Reading Well for children scheme