On March 5 2011, the organisers of World Book Night gave away one million books across Britain and Ireland. They marked this mass celebration of the power and potential of reading with a one-off event in London’s Trafalgar Square, where authors including Alan Bennett, John Le Carré, Nick Cave and Margaret Atwood all gathered to read extracts from their work to a crowd of book lovers.
Alan Bennett reads from A Life Like Other People’s, his memoir of his parents’ marriage, while John Le Ca...
Jamie Byng (Founder World Book Night)
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Tom Webster (interviews)
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