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adults Run by Dawn McColl

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

adults Run by Jayanti Santosh Kumar

Tags English as a second language

adults Run by Natalie Cooper

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

adults Run by Westminster Group

Tags writing

adults Run by DEEPAK RANA

Tags ebook, online, talking books

adults Run by nicole collins

Tags writing

children Run by Brandon Library

Tags Chatterbooks

adults Run by alicia ball

Tags ebook, English as a second language, online

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A year of books with Jo Whiley on Radio 2 2019

We’re celebrating a year of fantastic books on the Radio 2 Book Club with Jo Whiley! Since January 2019, 21 of the best new fiction titles have been featured on the show. The Reading Agency has been working with the BBC since 2013, and along with a team of passionate librarians, we help select the titles that are chosen for the show. So, take a look at the 2019 Book Club titles – from household names to the hottest new talent, we’re sure you’ll find something for you and your reading group to...

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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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