26 October 2016

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Featured EU READ projects

Ruben Nicolai sets a world record for reading aloud to babies (Netherlands)

Reading aloud to 327 babies simultaneously in the Utrecht Library Utrecht, 26 June 2013 Today a world record was set in the Utrecht Library for reading aloud to babies. The Reading …more >

Bookmarch (Italy)

Children usually find their way into the world of pictures, words, reading and literacy with adults who read out to them. Though being read out is also a moment of intimacy …more >

Growing with the Book (Czech Republic)

The Growing with the Book campaign was launched in 2005 by SvÄ›t knihy as a response to research that showed a sharp fall in interest in book-reading among the young. The …more >

Book Trust bookgifting schemes (United Kingdom)

Book Trust’s bookgifting programmes provide free books for children at crucial stages of their development. Almost 3 million children receive books from Book Trust each year, ensuring that every child has …more >