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21 June 2019

Space Chase A3 Poster: British Council

Download the A3 promotional poster for the Space Chase Reading Challenge. Please note: These resources are for the Reading Challenge run in partnership with the British Council. To access this content you must log in to the website using the details...

17 June 2019

Timmy Failure by Stephan Pastis - Detectives in Training activity and POS packs

Attention: Detectives in Training Meet Timmy Failure, founder of the “best” detective agency in town – Total Failure, Inc. With the help of his polar bear, Total, the clueless, comically self-confident Timmy already has plans for world domination. Plans...

13 June 2019

Reading Well Wales: prescriber guidelines

Guidelines for prescribers delivering Reading Well Books on Prescription in Wales

13 June 2019

Reading Well Wales: image bank for Reading Well Books on Prescription for mental health

A collection of photos that can be used on local library and health websites to promote the Reading Well Books on Prescription for mental health list in Wales.

13 June 2019

Reading Well Wales: overview of the mental health titles

A guide to the books on the Reading Well Books on Prescription for mental health booklist in Wales.

13 June 2019

Reading Well Wales: bilingual artwork for Reading Well Books on Prescription for mental health

Bilingual artwork (Welsh and English) for the Reading Well Books on Prescription for mental health in Wales scheme. For display on plasma screens in GP surgeries, social media, and other promotional settings.

13 June 2019

Reading Well Wales: bilingual poster for Reading Well Books on Prescription for mental health

Bilingual poster artwork (Welsh and English) for the Reading Well Books on Prescription for mental health in Wales scheme.

13 June 2019

Reading Well Wales: interactive prescriber leaflet for Reading Well Books on Prescription for mental health

A bilingual (Welsh and English) digital version of the user leaflet for Reading Well Books on Prescription for mental health. The prescriber can digitally select titles from the list, then print the leaflet. The leaflet also provides information about how the...

12 June 2019

Reading Friends Double-Sided Flyer

An editable double-sided flyer for advertising your project.

11 June 2019

Reading Friends Editable Poster, England

An editable poster for projects in England. Please use Adobe Acrobat Reader to edit this poster.

11 June 2019

Reading Friends Editable Leaflet, England

An editable Reading Friends leaflet for England. Please use Adobe Acrobat Reader to edit.

10 June 2019

Reading Friends Editable Poster, Wales

An editable poster for projects in Wales. Please use Adobe Acrobat Reader to edit this poster.

10 June 2019

Reading Friends Editable Leaflet, Wales

An editable Reading Friends leaflet for Wales. Please use Adobe Acrobat Reader to edit.

10 June 2019

Reading Friends Editable Poster, Scotland

An editable poster for projects in Scotland. Please use Adobe Acrobat Reader to edit this poster.

10 June 2019

Reading Friends Editable Leaflet, Scotland

An editable Reading Friends leaflet for Scotland. Please use Adobe Acrobat Reader to edit.

09 June 2019

Reading Friends Editable Poster, Scottish Gaelic

An editable Reading Friends poster in Scottish Gaelic. Please use Adobe Acrobat Reader to edit this poster.

08 June 2019

Reading Friends Editable Poster, Northern Ireland

An editable poster for projects in Northern Ireland. Please use Adobe Acrobat Reader to edit this poster.

08 June 2019

Reading Friends Editable Leaflet, Northern Ireland

An editable Reading Friends leaflet for Northern Ireland. Please use Adobe Acrobat Reader to edit.

07 June 2019

I will not be erased by gal-dem

Fourteen joyous, funny and life-affirming essays from gal-dem’s talented writers gal-dem, the award-winning online and print magazine, is created by women and non-binary people of colour. In this thought-provoking and moving collection of fourteen essays, gal-dem’s writers use raw material from...

06 June 2019

Reading Friends Four Stories Booklet

A booklet featuring the four stories highlighted in our film ‘Yarn, Natter, Blether’.

06 June 2019

June 2019 Children's and Young People booklist - Kablam! (graphic novels and comics)

We absolutely love these comics and graphic novels that our team have selected for this month’s booklist Kablam! London Film & Comic Con takes place in July so we hope that this list can help to build up excitement.

05 June 2019

Changemaker Reads

To celebrate National Reading Group Day on 15 June, we asked reading groups which books inspire them to change the world. Tackling themes of identity, discrimination and equality, these are some of the books that make you want to make...

01 June 2019

Funny Books activity pack

In this Funny Books activity pack we are celebrating those wacky and hilarious books that make your sides split with laughter! This pack is bursting with activities guaranteed to make you chuckle, including word searches, inventing your own marvelous medicine,...

31 May 2019

Health Information Week toolkit 2019

A library toolkit containing ideas for Reading Well displays, events and online and social media activity around Health Information Week 2019 (1-7 July).

31 May 2019

Reading Well evaluation poster 2018-19

A downloadable A4 poster for promoting the online surveys for the Reading Well evaluation 2018-19. To be printed and displayed in libraries.

29 May 2019

Boot by Shane Hegarty - Teachers' notes

When toy robot, Boot, wakes up at a scrapyard, it has no idea how it got there and why it isn’t with its owner, Beth. It only has two and a half glitchy memories, but it knows it was loved,...

29 May 2019

Evie and the Animals by Matt Haig - Activity pack

A talent that can let her HEAR the thoughts of an elephant, and make friends with a dog and a sparrow. The only problem is, this talent is dangerous. VERY dangerous. That’s what her dad says. So when she frees the school...

29 May 2019

DK Science Booklet - Activity pack

DK publishes a wide range of books for KS1, KS2 and beyond to get children excited about science and engineering. In this booklet, DK pulled together a selection of activities which can easily be recreated in your classroom – or, for...

29 May 2019

The Secret Starling by Judith Eagle - activity sheets

Faber and Faber Children’s have created activity sheets based around The Secret Starling. More about the book Clara has lived a life of solitude, home schooled under her mean uncle’s strict regime . . . until now! The day that Uncle abandons Clara,...

24 May 2019

The Lost Man by Jane Harper Extract

Read an extract from the gripping new novel from the author of the Sunday Times top ten bestsellers, The Dry and Force of Nature.