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Reading with Pride

To celebrate the culmination of a wonderful Pride Month, we’ve selected some brilliant books we think you’ll love. Including fiction, poetry, short stories, graphic novels and memoirs, we hope you find a great read to settle down with after all the excitement! Tell us what you think and share the books that fill you with pride on Twitter and Instagram using #Pride

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Inspirational Women

We’ve chosen these books by and about inspirational women to celebrate International Women’s Day. Share your thoughts on Twitter and Instagram using #IWD2018

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Books of the Year 2017

We love a good book, and we think you do too, so we want to share with you our favourite books from 2017. These have been chosen by The Reading Agency team and our library colleagues, and it was quite a challenge. Including novels, poetry, short stories and non-fiction, across a range of genres and styles, we think there’s something for everyone. Let us know what you think on Twitter and Instagram.

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Best Debuts of 2017

This month we’re celebrating new talent – these are our favourite debut novels from 2017. We know reading groups love discovering great new authors, and these are a good place to start.

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