Friday 17 May 2024 to Wednesday 17 July 2024

Get ready to embark on a two-month literary journey as we dive into a captivating challenge filled with adventures between the pages. Calling all literary minds this summer to the British Council Reading Marathon – a chance to immerse yourself in the world of literature!

Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to complete reading 4 books within two months borrowed from our curated library collection, following which you will be evaluated at the end of the programme through a short questionnaire. During your reading journey, you will attend insightful sessions by a renowned storyteller and British Council trainer.

What's more? All participants will receive a participation certificate upon successful completion of the reading marathon.

The programme is open to all library members and is free of charge. Members need to be 18 years and above.

Important dates

Activity Dates
Opening ceremony - Join the session to learn more about the programme and interact with a renowned author from the UK Friday 17 May 2024
Storytelling session - Participants will get a chance to watch a storytelling performance by a UK storyteller Friday 31 May 2024
Book review writing - Enhance your writing skills by joining a book review writing session led by a British Council trainer  Friday 28 June 2024
Closing ceremony Friday 19 July 2024

 Registration details: 

We appreciate your interest, but we're currently at full capacity. Please leave your details here and we'll notify you when the next session in August becomes available.Thank you.

If you are not yet a member please sign up to participate in the programme.

For further details please write to