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Reading Groups for Everyone is one of The Reading Agency’s programmes, run in partnership with the Society of Chief Librarians.

Here we celebrate and share all the great things that reading groups and book clubs offer. You can find your nearest reading group, search for your next title to read and take advantage of free promotions, competitions and visits from authors.

We’ve also got resources on how to set up a reading group, advice on running events and tips on how to work with children and young people.

News

Radio 2 Book Club: The role of library staff in the shortlist selection

Annastasia Ward, Reader Services Development Manager at Essex Libraries talks us through her experience of being on the panel of library and Reading Agency staff that shortlist the books for the Radio 2 Book Club.

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Resources

Colour in Elmer!

Download these fabulous Elmer activity sheets and help him get his colour back!

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Your stories

Meet Hackney Libraries' Telephone Reading Group

Chris Garnsworthy from Hackney Community Library Service tells us about how they set up and run their Telephone Reading Group and the difference it is making to people’s lives:

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