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The Summer Reading Challenge has arrived in Scotland!

The Big Friendly Read, Tesco Bank Summer Reading Challenge Scotland officially launched in Scottish libraries on Saturday 25 June!

If you’re in Scotland you can now sign up to take part in the Challenge – just visit your local library to get s… read more

25 June 2016

Celebrating National Reading Group Day

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Saturday 18 June is National Reading Group Day!

Joining a reading group or a book club at your school or local library is a brilliant way to discover new books, take part in fun activities and make new friends – you might even get to meet your … read more

14 June 2016

The Big Friendly Read

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This year the Summer Reading Challenge theme is… The Big Friendly Read!

Libraries all over the UK are celebrating 100 years of the wonderful writer Roald Dahl and his gloriumptious stories.

We know there are lots of Roald Dahl fans on the… read more

2 June 2016