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50 benches shaped like books pop up all over London

In the age of Facebook, iPads and online gaming most parents know how difficult it can be to get their children reading. But new research shows children's interest in books is actually on the up.

To keep the momentum going 50 benches shaped like books have popped up all over London.

Credit: Literacy Trust

They're painted to celebrate famous stories, including classics like the Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe, Peter Pan and How to Train Your Dragon.

Credit: Literacy Trust

Here's where you can find each of the book benches across London. Click on each of the book names below for more details and a map.

1) GREENWICH TRAIL

2) BLOOMSBURY TRAIL

3) CITY TRAIL

4) RIVERSIDE TRAIL