More Sharing Book Love

As well as sharing book love on our portfolio of websites, we are often asked to contribute elsewhere. Here is some recent coverage of us sharing book love and delivering our mission of getting more people reading.

The history of paperbacks to the present day - Times Radio Breakfast - 30th July

Deborah Maclaren features on Times Radio Breakfast to talk about the history of paperbacks from 1935 to the present day.

Voice of Islam Breakfast Show - 15th July

Deborah Maclaren spoke on the Voice of Islam breakfast show about the need for more diverse representation in books in British schools.

BBC Radio Kent - 2nd May

LoveReading featured for the second time on Mid-morning on BBC Radio Kent on 2nd May 2020.
Listen here

BBC Hereford & Worcester - 11th May

Deborah Maclaren spoke to BBC Hereford & Worcester about how the nation is reading more during lockdown.

BBC Wiltshire - 11th May

Deborah Maclaren spoke to BBC Wiltshire about people's reading habits during the lockdown.

SFM Radio - 11th May

Deborah Maclaren spoke to SFM about people's reading habits during the lockdown.

BBC Leicester - 12th May

Our MD Deborah talks to Matt Smith at BBC Leicester about reading as part of an interesting feature about turning from reader to writer.

BBC Humberside - 17th May

Book Brunch

LoveReading Managing Director Deborah Maclaren was interviewed in April 2020 about how the business has prospered since being saved from administration in 2017.
Read the full interview here 

Department for Education

In April 2020, Department for Education produced a list of online educational resources to help children to learn at home.

These websites were identified by some of the country’s leading educational experts and offer a wide range of support and resources for pupils of all ages. LoveReading4Kids was delighted to be included in this list.

View website here


Scoop, is a brilliant children's magazine, each issue is full to the brim with incredible writers and illustrators. We contribute to Scoop with our favourite book recommendations around their themed issues, take a look at the recent feature on Art.
Read more here

The Bookseller

LoveReading has featured in The Bookseller on numerous occasions including the examples below.
Read January 2018 Feature
Read April 2018 Feature