Reading

Book Crossing

Global community for leaving & finding books in public places.

Writing & Blogging

The Next Big Writer

Showcase for critique. Publishing links. (USA)

The Write Idea

Supportive group of aspiring writers.

Librarians & Teachers

One True Media

Good site for creating montage / slideshow.

Teachit

Valuable resource bank for English teaching

Warrior Librarian

Satire from Sydney.

Write Away 

Fabulous site with wide-ranging appeal and usefulness – reviews, writing tips, live author sessions

Children’s Book Awards

Carnegie / Greenaway

Prestigious national book awards with shadowing site for pupils.

Doncaster Book Award

Run by librarians, voted on by secondary and primary pupils.