Bestseller chosen for World Book Day event

Northumberland Libraries have received copies of The Midnight Library by Matt Haig to distribute for World Book Night 2021.

Friday, 14th May 2021, 7:00 am
Jane Reed, from Rural Us, picking up her copies of 'The Midnight Library'.

World Book Night, presented by The Reading Agency, is the annual celebration of books and reading held on April 23.

First published in 2020, The Midnight Library is a Sunday Times number one bestseller, winner of the GoodReads and Wordery Fiction Book of the Year 2020 and a Spring 2021 Richard and Judy Book Club Pick.

Copies are being distributed to people who do not regularly read for pleasure or have access to books by library community partners across Northumberland including Rural Us in North Northumberland, Being Woman, Northumberland Communities Together Childrens Centres, West Northumberland Food bank and the Community Bank.