In 2017 the 938,330 brand new books we sent reached public, school and community libraries, prisons, hospitals and refugee camps in even the remotest and most disadvantaged communities.

Our 2017 annual review reflects on the first year of our new strategy and all of the ways that books changed lives in 2017. Below you will find a summary of key numbers and highlights from the year. For all of the detail of our work in 2017 please read our full report 

A very warm thank you

We would like to thank everyone who was part of making 2017 an outstanding year. We can only reach out to readers around the world through the generosity of the publishers who donate books and all of those who give financially to support our work. We would also like to thank all of our partners for their hard work.

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If you would like to find out more you can:

Read our 2017 Year in Review Summary Document (Printer friendly version)

Read our 2017 Book Aid International 2017 Annual Report, Including Trustees’ Report and Accounts for the year ended 31st December 2017 (Printer friendly version)