Annual Review and Accounts

Scottish Book Trust’s mission is to change lives through reading and writing. Our programmes impact on hundreds of thousands of people across Scotland every year, from babies to adults. Discover some of the highlights of our work in our Annual Review for 2017/18:

  • In 2017-18 we gifted over 980,000 free books to the public, spreading the life-changing magic of books and reading
  • Over 24,500 free Bookbug Sessions took place across every local authority in Scotland
  • Since it began, we have supported over 100 writers through our New Writers Awards, with 52 publications to date by former awardees

Download the Annual Review (PDF) to find out more about our work in 2017/18.

You can also download our report and financial statements for the year ending 31 March 2017