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Find your next Summer Reading Challenge read!

Find your next Summer Reading Challenge read!

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The brilliant thing about the Summer Reading Challenge is that you can choose any library book you like to count towards your rewards.

Perhaps you're a fan of epic fantasy adventures, or spine-tingling thrillers.
You might like books full of… read more

23 May 2019

Wild about Nature

Wild about Nature

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We've been getting ready to celebrate Earth Day on 22 April by reading some of our favourite books about the natural world. Check out our recommendations for books about nature, wildlife and the environment below.

Join in the fun in Chat and sh… read more

15 April 2019

All the World’s a Stage

All the World’s a Stage

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On the 27 March it is World Theatre Day and to celebrate we have selected some of our favourite books and stories that have been performed as plays and musicals.

You can join in the fun too – choose some of your favourite books and think wha… read more

7 March 2019

World Book Day 2019

World Book Day 2019

It's that time of year again – World Book Day arrives on Thursday 7th March!

We're super excited to discover lots of brilliant new books and share our favourite reads with our friends.

We hope you'll join in the fun too! You might be puttin… read more

4 March 2019

Letters, Diaries and Memoirs Booklist

Letters, Diaries and Memoirs Booklist

This February we are sharing with you some of our favourite books which are either memoirs (a historical account or biography) or books written as letters or diaries.

 

You can get involved too – you could pick an event which was really i… read more

4 February 2019

Win amazing prizes with the BBC 500 Words competition!

Win amazing prizes with the BBC 500 Words competition!

The BBC 500 Words competition is back

If you're between 5 and 13 years old and you like creative writing, you won't want to miss out on this brilliant opportunity.

Enter your short story in the BBC 500 Words competition and you could wi… read more

30 January 2019