Bookbuzz timeline

A helpful guide to the key dates for running Bookbuzz this year.


Bookbuzz students discussing their books

Key dates for 2019-20

Monday 4 March 2019
Registration opens for schools.

May 2019
The booklist is announced.

Friday 24 May 2019
Early bird registration offer deadline: Register by Friday 24 May, and pay by Friday 28 June, to receive a bonus set of contemporary children's books for your school, while stocks last.

Friday 19 July 2019
The final deadline for registration.

Monday 9 September 2019
Book ordering opens.

Early September 2019
Registered schools that pay by Friday 31 July start receiving their Bookbuzz launch packs in early September.

Friday 27 September 2019
Early bird ordering offer deadline: Order by Friday 27 September to receive a bonus set of contemporary children's books for your school, while stocks last.

Friday 18 October 2019
Final deadline for book orders. Schools who do not place their orders by this date will receive a selection of Bookbuzz titles in the new year.

Books arrive before the end of the autumn term
As long as you order your books by Friday 18 October you will receive your books no later than the end of the autumn term.

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If you have a question about Bookbuzz then check our FAQs

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