11 June: Join in with Empathy Day and become part of the social media campaign by sharing your empathy-boosting book recommendations using the hashtag #ReadForEmpathy. Check out Empathy Lab's guide here for ideas of books to share with your children to enhance their empathy skills.
15-22 June: It's Independent Bookshop Week – a week of celebrating independent bookshops across the UK and Ireland. Follow @booksaremybag on Twitter for all the latest news.
17 June: The winners of the CILIP Carnegie Medal and the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal will be announced – who be crowned with the prestigious medals this year?