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How it works

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    Recommend a book

    Type in the title and author of the book(s) you’d like to recommend or choose from the list of recommendations

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    Enter your details

    And the details of the person to whom you would like to send your recommendations.

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    Send your recommendations

    By email or print out and post yourself.

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The Gruffalo © 1999 Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

Who knows where they'll end up?

Whether you’ve bought a National Book Token or not, you can use this Bookshelves app to help someone find a book that they’ll love. And if you have bought them a National Book Token, you can make it an even more inspiring choice of gift by using the app to recommend books they might like to read.

And if you make a recommendation, you could also win £100 of National Book Tokens in our monthly prize draw.

 
    

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