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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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Protecting life-changing books

Situated in the northeastern suburb of Zambia’s capital, Lusaka, Rosa Mystica Community School is a beacon for children who want to learn to read and build a better life...
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Naluca’s story

“My name is Miss Naluca Mwitelela. I’m a teacher here at Rosa Mystica Community School in Zambia’s capital, Lusaka. We teach hundreds of children who have very challenging lives....
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Meet Martha – the doctor in the making

Martha is something of a pioneer in her family, many of whom never got the chance to learn to read. An avid devourer of books on English, science and...
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