Jonny Zucker tells us why… The most common word I here when I mention the phrase ‘Reading for pleasure,’ to boys (and some girls) is the word ‘Boring.’ Computer games? Awesome! Social media? Amazing! Reading? Boring! When you ask them why reading is boring, they invariably say they can’t find any books that grab them […]

To be honest, anyone supporting, encouraging and actively promoting reading in schools gets my vote. So thanks to Booktrust for not only organising free packs of books to schools, but also for running events around the country for school librarians and teachers. It was my pleasure to help present one such session at Crawley Library. […]