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!
This week we have a timely poem from Thomas Hardy who is reflecting on An August Midnight.
The lovely Faith who has been with us on work experience for the past two weeks has a Recommended Read to share, The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood.
A special Read of the Week today comes recommended by one of our lovely volunteers, David who assists the Reading Resources team at our Calderstones HQ. He’s chosen Watership Down by Richard Adams.
Our Featured Poem for the week ahead comes from the wonderful mind of Emily Bronte, The Elder’s Rebuke.
This week’s Read comes recommended by Rachel from the Development team – Lord of the Flies by William Golding.
This week’s Read has been chosen by Facilities Manager Nicola who reflects on the beloved children’s story Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery.
This week’s Featured Poem comes from the Anglo-Welsh poet Katherine Philips whose poem, Epitaph, reflects on the death of a baby son.
This week our read of choice is suggested by North West People and Project Manager Neil who is reminiscing with JD Salinger’s Catcher in the Rye.
We’re diving back into William Blake’s collection for this week’s Featured Poem – The Clod and the Pebble.