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Audiobook Month

Audiobook Month

Dates

Every June
Who doesn’t love cozying down with a good book now and then? It’s a great way to pass the time and can take you on wonderful adventures in other worlds, or recount amazing lives of people in this one. Even better, there’s little that helps one drift off... [read more]

Poem on Your Pillow Day

Poem on Your Pillow Day

Dates

The first Tuesday of every May
  • 2nd May, 2017
Poetry is one of the oldest arts in the world, and on May 2nd Poem on Your Pillow Day sets out to start or finish your day with just a little dash of the magic of poetry. Today is a great day to discover or rediscover the charm of the written word -... [read more]

Read Across America Day

Read Across America Day

Dates

2nd Mar each year
Learning to read is something that most people do as children. Learning to love to read is something that can be developed at any time. Read Across America Day can be the perfect moment to fall in love with reading! There are so many ways to read now with... [read more]

I Love to Write Day

I Love to Write Day

Dates

15th Nov each year
Writing is not just for acclaimed authors. After all, they had to start somewhere too, and even though it may seem hard to believe, every famous writer started the first chapter of their first book with just one word. I Love to Write day was founded by author... [read more]

Random Acts of Poetry Day

Random Acts of Poetry Day

Dates

  • 7th Oct, 2017
  • 7th Oct, 2016
  • 7th Oct, 2015
“Poetry is not only dream and vision; it is the skeleton architecture of our lives. It lays the foundations for a future of change, a bridge across our fears of what has never been before.” - Audre Lorde As long as there has been language, there has... [read more]

International Read To Me Day

International Read To Me Day

Dates

19th Mar each year
When we’re young, bedtime meant a number of things. It often meant taking a warm bath to get clean before shuffling off to bed, begging for a glass of water no less than three times and, of course, cuddling down with our parents for a bedtime story. There... [read more]

Read a Book Day

Read a Book Day

Dates

6th Sep each year
The first celebration of Read a Book Day was around the end of the first decade of the 2000's and was almost certainly the idea of a librarian, probably one who was encouraging youngsters to read a book. On Read a Book Day, it's not compulsory to read a... [read more]

Read A Road Map Day

Read A Road Map Day

Dates

5th Apr each year
“The road goes every onward”, but where does the road in fact go?  We could always ask our handy-dandy GPS, but Read A Road Map Day a day dedicated to going back before the time of such handy little devices.  Instead it heralds back to a time when it... [read more]
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