Virtual groups

young people Run by Sharon Dean

Tags audio, Chatterbooks, ebook, English as a second language, graphic novel, lesbian, bisexual, gay, transgender, Reading Hack, online, Reading Ahead, talking books, visually impaired, writing

adults Run by Pooky Hesmondhalgh

Tags ebook, online

adults Run by Dawn McColl

Tags adults with low level literacy, audio, bibliotherapy (Mood-boosting Books), ebook, online

adults Run by Natalie Cooper

Tags audio, ebook, graphic novel, lesbian, bisexual, gay, transgender, online, writing

adults Run by DEEPAK RANA

Tags ebook, online, talking books

adults Run by alicia ball

Tags ebook, English as a second language, online

adults Run by Spread the Word volunteers

Tags audio, ebook, English as a second language, graphic novel, lesbian, bisexual, gay, transgender, online, writing

young people Run by michael

Tags audio, ebook, online, women only

adults, children, young people Run by Toby Evans

Tags online

young people Run by jack

Tags audio, ebook, online, women only

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News

Keeping your reading group active while social distancing

Are you wondering how your reading group can continue to meet, even while you’re social distancing? With many people at home with family, flatmates or on their own, we know that books are so important to provide comfort, solace and escapism. Staying socially connected, and keeping your regular reading group meetings in your diary, is going to be very important in keeping up morale and supporting everyone’s mental health as we adjust to a new way of living.

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Resources

How to start a reading group

Interested in joining a reading group or starting one of your own? Download our quick guide to getting started.

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Hive and The Reading Agency

The Reading Agency loves books, in every form, and we know you do too. We love it when people borrow books in every format from their brilliant local libraries. We love it when reading groups get exclusive free proofs from our publisher partners. We love it when readers pick up a pre-loved book from a second-hand bookshop for a song. And we also love it when you buy yourself or someone else a brand new book from a high street bookshop. We also know that buying online is quick and convenient...

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