Puffin World of Stories

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Puffin World of Stories is a programme run in partnership with Puffin, part of Penguin Random House. The programme equips primary schools with the books, materials, training and resources they need to champion reading for pleasure across the whole school, and reinvigorate their school libraries and reading spaces.

About the programme

In its first year, the Puffin World of Stories pilot helped 50 primary schools in Middlesbrough and Tyne and Wear, South London and Tendring in Essex breathe new life into their existing libraries, reading spaces and book collections.

Registration has now closed for academic year 2019/2020.

What participating primary schools get

  • 300 free Puffin books

    Including favourites by Jacqueline Wilson and Roald Dahl together with new voices including Robin Stevens, Nadia Shireen and Nick Mohammed

  • Exciting resources

    To help encourage reading for pleasure across the whole school

  • Colourful materials

    Including bookmarks and posters, to bring the magic of reading to life

  • National Literacy Trust membership

    Including library coordinator training

Express your interest

Registration has now closed for academic year 2019/2020. If you'd like to be notified about the programme in the future, register your interest by selecting Puffin World of Stories using the link below.

Express your interest now.
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