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Dazzle Gradually - an anthology for National Poetry Day 2019
Literature

Get Dazzle Gradually, an anthology celebrating 25 years of National Poetry Day, 3 October 2019

It's 25 years since Forward Arts Foundation first set out to make sure we remember poetry is important - and…

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Reader Story

‘Shared Reading builds a bridge for me’ – Melanie’s Story

Melanie is a volunteer Reader Leader for The Reader’s North Wales project, supported by the National Lottery Community Fund, which…

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Literature

Featured Poem: Proud Songsters by Thomas Hardy

  The Reader's Head of Learning and Quality, Clare Ellis, shares her thoughts on this week's Featured Poem, Proud Songsters…

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Literature

Featured Poem: Stanzas by Thomas Hood

The Reader's Learning and Quality Leader, Natalie Kaas Pontoppidan, shares her thoughts on this week's Featured Poem, Stanzas by Thomas…

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Literature

Featured Poem: I So Liked The Spring by Charlotte Mew

The Reader's Learning and Quality Coordinator, Lisa Spurgin, shares her thoughts on this week's Featured Poem, I So Liked The…

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Literature

Featured Poem: Upon His Picture by Thomas Randolph

The Reader's Learning and Quality Leader, Chris Lynn, reflects on this week's Featured Poem, Upon His Picture by Thomas Randolph.…

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Calderstones

Featured Poem: To the Cuckoo by William Wordsworth

  The Reader's Head of Publications, Amanda Brown, shares her thoughts on this week's Featured Poem, To the Cuckoo by…

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Literature

Featured Poem: A Pause for Thought by Christina Rossetti

The Reader's Learning and Quality Leader, Chris Lynn, shares his thoughts on this week's Featured Poem, A Pause for Thought…

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Literature

Featured Poem: from Song for Myself by Walt Whitman

The Reader's Learning and Quality Leader, Amanda Boston, shares her thoughts on this week's Featured Poem, from Song for Myself…

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Literature

Celebrating International Women’s Day

To celebrate International Women's Day 2019, we asked five of our inspirational Reader Women to suggest some brilliant literature from…

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Literature

Featured Poem: The Instinct of Hope by John Clare

The Reader's Learning and Quality Coordinator, Lisa Spurgin, reflects on this week's Featured Poem, The Instinct of Hope by John…

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International

Shared Reading is giving young boys in a California juvenile hall ‘a place to be together’

Kathy sent herself across the world last summer to take up The Reader’s Read to Lead training at our Liverpool…

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