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Reading for pleasure in hospitals

As part of our pilot programmes exploring how we can work with different setting types, find out how we adapted our programmes to boost reading for pleasure in a Special School.

Finding our tribe at conferences!

We’ve been out and about meeting dedicated people who share our belief in the power of reading for fun!

Readathon Summer Party 2024!

This year’s Readathon Summer Party was a fabulous celebration of all things reading – from non-fiction to comics and everything in between!

Storytelling Conference 2024

Welcoming our brilliant Storytelling team to Read for Good HQ!

Fab fundraising from Moose Toys!

What happens when you mix Cornish pasties, books, fancy dress and toys? A fantastic fundraiser hosted by Moose Toys, of course!

Students read to help others

Students at GHES smash their reading target for another year running, and unlock a box of books for their local foodbank!

Photo showing Tash and Lucy from Read for Good with Joseph Coelho, Waterstones Children's Laureate, 2022 - 2024

Online event with Joseph Coelho

Over 200 schools and 20,000 pupils joined us for a free LIVE virtual event with Waterstones Children’s Laureate, Joseph Coelho.

Konnie Huq delights pupils at Hazlemere Combined School

Konnie thrills pupils with her explosive show, despite a four-year Covid delay!

Non-Fiction November 2023

In celebration of Non-Fiction November, Readathon schools benefited from a host of digital resources, plus the chance to win a box of books.

Award winning Read for Good event!

We are delighted to win ‘Best Virtual Non-Fundraising Event 2023’ for our 2023 World Book Day event with Michael Morpurgo.

Exclusive Read for Good National Book Token

Thanks to our wonderful long-term partners, National Book Tokens, we are delighted to launch our very own Read for Good National Book Token! 

Readathon Summer Party 2023

Over 6,500 children joined the second ever Readathon Summer Party! This fun-filled virtual event was a wonderful festival of stories!