Quick reads – An Open Book

Celebrities support Quick Reads an emotive film about the power of reading. Amanda Holden, Myleene Klass, Lily Cole, Larry and George Lamb, Ben Shepherd and many more.

Literacy charity, Quick Reads, has released a short film that celebrates the power of reading to launch its 2014 campaign.

‘An Open Book’ features a host of celebrities, and authors who talk openly and passionately about their relationship with reading– both good and bad. The film features: Lily Cole – Actress and Activist, Amanda Holden – Actress; Myleene Klass – presenter and musician; Larry Lamb – TV and radio presenter; George Lamb – presenter, Ben Shepherd – presenter; Barbara Taylor Bradford – Author; Jamal Edwards – filmmaker and entrepreneur; Dame Gail Rebuck – Publisher; authors Andy McNab, Matt Haig, Deborah and Lottie Moggach; Cathy Rentzenbrink – Quick Reads Director and her father, Kevin Mintern, who himself struggled with reading before learning as an adult.

To learn more about Quick Reads, log on to http://www.quickreads.org.uk/

Last modified on Thursday, 20 February 2014 17:34