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Places to Go: Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

Places to Go is a special feature that The Reader is bringing to you in the hope that it may…

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Live Stream: Little Ida’s Flowers by Hans Christian Andersen

On Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1pm you can join us on Facebook live for your bi-weekly dose of literature read…

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Important Updates

An update on activities as lockdown eases

Many of you have been in touch to ask when our in-person Shared Reading groups across the UK and our…

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Literature

Live Stream: The Idler By Alice Moore Dunbar-Nelson

On Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1pm you can join us on Facebook live for your bi-weekly dose of literature read…

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Featured Poem: Deep in the Quiet Wood by James Weldon Johnson

This week in our special series of Featured Poems, Erin Carlstrom, The Reader's London Development Manager, shares her thoughts on Deep…

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The Sunday Reading Challenge: The Wind Bloweth Where It Listeth by Countee Cullen

Grace Frame recites The Wind Bloweth Where It Listeth by Countee Cullen - put yourself to the test and see…

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Black Lives Matter and Diversity – A Message from The Reader 

'It is not our differences that divide us. It is our inability to recognize, accept, and celebrate those differences.'  Audre…

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Literature

Places to Go: David Copperfield by Charles Dickens

Places to Go is a special feature that The Reader is bringing to you in the hope that it may…

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Literature

Live Stream: Snake by D. H. Lawrence

On Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1pm you can join us on Facebook live for your bi-weekly dose of literature read…

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Bread and Roses Anthology – part two

The Reader is a charity which usually brings people together to listen to stories, extracts and poems in free, weekly…

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Literature

Live Stream: We Wear the Mask by Paul Lawrence Dunbar

On Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1pm you can join us on Facebook live for your bi-weekly dose of literature read…

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Reading For Life: The Reader Magazine

This article is taken from issue 71 of The Reader Magazine, newly relaunched for 2020. For more brilliant books and bookish things,…

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