Newark Book Festival gifts Paddington Bear books to local heroes
Newark Book Festival has given out copies of a popular book to local heroes, marking the end of its 12-month online event.
The festival has sent copies of How To Be More Paddington: A Book Of Kindness, to Newark businesses, charities and schools.
Sara Bullimore, who is the festival artistic director, said: “It has been lovely to come up with nomination lists and seeing everyone enjoy their copies of the book at this time, spreading smiles and happiness.
“We are delighted to now gift two copies to our 2020 headline sponsor Newark College, for both their staff room and library for everyone to use in the future.”