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Building a nation of readers

Building a nation of readers

a review of the National Year of Reading.

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Published by National Literacy Trust in London .
Written in English


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ContributionsGreat Britain. Department for Education and Employment., National Literacy Trust.
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Open LibraryOL19163039M

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