A brand spanking new Read of the Week from our Finance and People Assistant Kate who has chosen Red Dust Road by Jackie Kay.
An ode to the earth, Robert Browning’s Among the Rocks provides some poetic relief to inspire us this Monday afternoon.
This week our Reader Leader Lizzie has chosen Children’s Children, a collection of short stories by Belfast-based writer Jan Carson.
Our Read of the Week comes recommended by Reader Leader Val, who has suggested Roddy Doyle’s Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha.
Last week we welcomed John Timpson to The Reader for our Outside In series, treating staff to a refreshing perspective on running a business, upside-down management and thinking charitably. Our Development and Communications Intern, Andrew shares his thoughts. Continue reading “Outside In: Walking in John Timpson’s shoes”
Our wonderful volunteer John has recommended this week’s Read, Skellig by Reader patron David Almond.
In this week’s browse through the archives we’ve unearthed a beauty by Charlotte Bronte and a lovely piece written by our former colleague Lizzie who chose Life to celebrate a colleague’s success (and half marathon-survival).
From today you might find Jane Austen in your wallet but do you know how far she could take Shared Reading?
Heritage tours, Shared Reading sessions, poetry readings, market stalls, book giveaways, Storybarn sessions, bouncy castle, facepainting and all the seasons in one day at The Reader’s Courtyard Fair!