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Step Into The Hobbit With Readathon

Win tickets for your class to a local screening of the movie The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.

The cover of the new 75th anniversary edition of The Hobbit from HarperCollinsThis autumn, The Hobbit, the timeless classic first published in September 1937, is celebrating its 75th Anniversary – which makes reading The Hobbit the ideal way to kick-start this term’s Readathon.

  • Secondary Schools who register for Readathon during the Autumn term will get a special Readathon pack with extra Hobbit goodies, including teachers’ notes and an exclusive poster.
  • Send us photos of your Hobbit themed reading event and they could feature on the Readathon website.

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The Hobbit's second breakfast - from the new filmWe’ve got Hobbit prizes too! Hold a second breakfast event at your school on the 21st September 2012 and send us your initial Readathon donation by 7th December 2012 for your chance to win tickets to a local screening of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey for your pupils (up to 30 people).

Readathon gets children to read for pleasure, sparking a passion that can last a lifetime. And while they’re reading, your pupils will also be raising money for seriously ill chidren and earning free books for your school. To register for a Readathon pack, click here.

Tags: JRR Tolkien | The Hobbit | Harper Collins | new films

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