Read our latest publications, including our Annual Review and BookLinks; our quarterly newsletter for organisations working to encourage reading.


Annual Review

See our 2019 digital Annual Review.
Download our 2019 Annual Report and Accounts
Download our 2019 Year in Review


Read our latest edition of BookLinks here.
Read our November BookLinks here.

Our Strategy 2017-2021

Our strategy prioritises reaching the people who face the greatest barriers to accessing books both throughout and beyond Africa. Read the document here.

Latest news & blogs

13 years in prison, 13 brand new books

Over the past two decades, the Luzira Upper Maximum poison in Uganda  had gone from being a notoriously violent place to one of the most progressive prisons in Africa....
Read the full article

Reaching classrooms in Malawi

Since February, we’ve been working with international conservation NGO African Parks to provide high quality, carefully selected books to in the schools around the Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve in Malawi....
Read the full article

Book Aid International at Hay Festival

This June, Hay Festival will be bringing to the virtual stage the story of a very personal struggle to bring books to all in Somaliland. Hosted by our Chair, Lord...
Read the full article