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From The Reader Bookshelf… The Living Mountain by Nan Shepherd

As part of our ongoing work around The Reader Bookshelf, we've asked staff to share their thoughts about some of the…

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From The Reader Bookshelf… The Old Ways by Robert Macfarlane

As part of our ongoing work around The Reader Bookshelf, we've asked staff to share their thoughts about some of the…

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From The Reader Bookshelf… Nectar in a Sieve by Kamala Markandaya

As part of our ongoing work around The Reader Bookshelf, we've asked staff to share their thoughts about some of the…

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Literature

October’s Stories and Poems – Black History Month

To mark Black History Month, October’s selection of stories, extracts and poems showcase works from black authors from the 19th…

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Children and Young People

The Storybarn selects… from The Reader Bookshelf

As part of our ongoing work exploring texts from The Reader Bookshelf, we've asked members of our Children & Young…

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Important Updates

Jimmy McGovern and Maxine Peake to headline charity’s literature festival for the covid-era 

Gravity is a new festival taking place online and in person from 5 – 7 November, and hosted by national charity, The Reader.  Taking…

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From The Reader Bookshelf… A Leg to Stand On by Oliver Sacks

As part of our ongoing work around The Reader Bookshelf, we've asked staff to share their thoughts about some of the…

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From The Reader Bookshelf… Shakespeare’s Sonnets

As part of our ongoing work around The Reader Bookshelf, we've asked staff to share their thoughts about some of the…

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Publications

New poetry anthology to celebrate National Poetry Day

As National Poetry Day approaches on Thursday 7th October, we’ve been busy working on a new poetry anthology and planning…

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From The Reader Bookshelf… A Portable Paradise by Roger Robinson

As part of our ongoing work around The Reader Bookshelf, we've asked staff to share their thoughts about some of the…

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From The Reader Bookshelf… Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

As part of our ongoing work around The Reader Bookshelf, we've asked staff to share their thoughts about some of the…

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Literature

September’s Stories and Poems

As the season starts to change, September’s batch of Stories and Poems take us on journeys of all kinds, where…

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