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Book Aid International is the UK’s leading international book donation and library development charity. Every year we give millions of people the opportunity to read by providing brand new books to thousands of libraries, schools, universities, refugee camps, hospitals and prisons worldwide.

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Alfred and his two sons

Alfred’s story: a child’s right to education

Alfred is a parent and teacher at the African Internal Church Academy in Kabartonjo, Kenya. Below, Alfred speaks about how the brand new books that the school has received...
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Korieama Primary School pupils

Books for a brighter future

Ezekiel is the Head Teacher at Koriema Primary School, one of the schools participating in our Inspiring Readers programme to bring libraries into under-resourced schools in Kenya. The school...
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Read our Inspiring Readers report

The Inspiring Readers programme has reached over a quarter of a million children with carefully selected, life-changing books in classrooms across Africa! You can find out more about the...
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