Celebrating Heritage Open Days at The Reader’s Courtyard Fair!

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!

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Recommended Read: The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

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.

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Read of the Week: Watership Down by Richard Adams

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.

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Read of the Week: Anne of Green Gables by LM Montgomery

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.

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Read of the Week: The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde

This week’s Read, The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde, comes recommended by our Associate Director of Facilities and Support, Craig, who bids a fond farewell to The Reader next week. We couldn’t let him go without a Read of the Week!

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Read of the Week: Fairy Tales – A Selection by Hans Christian Anderson

This week’s read comes recommended by Lead Reader Clare who shares her love of fairy tales with Hans Christian Anderson’s collection.

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Read of the Week: Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dosoyevsky

Our read this week may be a daunting undertaking for some… Membership coordinator Andrew on Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky.

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Inspiring Primary School leavers to keep reading for pleasure

National Literacy Trust, Walker Books and Facebook team up with author Anthony Horowitz to inspire reading for pleasure among children leaving primary school.

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