World Book Night 2012 titles

World Book Night is a celebration designed to spread a love of reading and books. April 23rd, 2012  will see tens of thousands of people gift books within their communities to spread the joy and love of reading.

The 25 titles to be given away at next year’s event were announced on the 24th October, how many of them have you read?

The 25 selected titles for next year’s book give-away:

  • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen (Vintage)
  • The Player of Games by Iain M Banks (Little, Brown)World Book Night 23rd April 2012
  • Sleepyhead by Mark Billingham (Little, Brown)
  • Notes from a Small Island by Bill Bryson (Transworld)
  • The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho (Harper Collins)
  • The Take by Martina Cole (Headline)
  • Harlequin by Bernard Cornwell (Harper Collins)
  • Someone Like You by Roald Dahl (Penguin)
  • A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens (Penguin)
  • Room by Emma Donoghue (Pan Macmillan)
  • Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier (Little, Brown)
  • Daphne Du Maurier by Kazuo Ishiguro (Faber)
  • Misery by Stephen King (Hodder)
  • The Secret Dreamworld of a Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella (Transworld)
  • Small Island by Andrea Levy (Headline)
  • Let the Right One In by John Ajvide Lindqvist (Quercus)
  • The Road by Cormac McCarthy (Pan Macmillan)
  • The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger (Vintage)
  • The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox by Maggie O’Farrell (Headline)
  • The Damned Utd by David Peace (Faber)
  • Good Omens by Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman (Transworld)
  • How I Live Now by Meg Rosoff (Penguin)
  • Touching the Void by Joe Simpson (Vintage)
  • I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith (Vintage)
  • The Book Thief by Markus Zusak (Transworld)
Find these items on our library catalogue or find out more about these titles.
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