Today is Reading Together Day and we are celebrating with a selection of photos showing people doing just that in Sunderland.
So whether you were delving into the latest Harry Potter, listening to a story time session, or tucking in to a good book in the classroom we have got it all.
Take a look through our retro collection and see if these photos bring back happy memories.
1. A book and a visit from Blueberry
Blueberry the Bookstart bear visited Southwick Library in 2008 to encourage youngsters to read. Does this bring back happy memories?
2. Learning all about Jemima Puddle-Duck
Margaret Gordon reads a Jemima Puddle-Duck story to children at the Washington Wetlands Centre in 2008. Do you remember this?
3. Going mobile in 2008
Pupils from Highfield School are pictured in the mobile library which visited the school for a special reading day in 2008.
4. Story time in 2007
Teacher Rachel Sykes reads to three-year-olds at Millfield Nursery in 2007. Can you spot anyone you know?