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The Big Jubilee Read

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The Big Jubilee Read 

To mark Her Majesty The Queen’s Jubilee, The Reading Agency is launching The Big Jubilee Read. Through celebrating 70 great books from across the commonwealth – ten from each decade of the Queen’s reign, it will bring people together from across all Commonwealth countries through a love of reading and shared stories that define our social and cultural heritage.

Click here to discover which inspiring writers are on the list and explore each decade in detail.

Don’t forget that reserving books is free so you can order any that you like the sound of!

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Celebrating the Joy of Reading

Join The Reading Agency as they look back across the last 70 years of great reads and choose some of their favourite books on the list. Hosted by Yvonne Bailey-Smith, Celebrating the Joy of Reading, features academic Professor Susheila Nasta MBE FRSL, publisher Margaret Busby CBE FSRL and Booker Prize winning author Damon Galgut talking about their work and their favourite books on the list.

Watch here on 21st July at 7pm.

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