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  • Read for life
    Guide to caring
    Reading for carers

    Books recommended by professionals for those who are supporting friends or families through illness or infirmity.​

  • Read for life
    A display of books to read when on prescription
    Reading Well: books on prescription

    Information and self-help techniques for managing common conditions, including depression and anxiety.

  • Read for life
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    Mood boosting books

    Books recommended by readers as likely to lift the spirits.

  • Join and explore our libraries
    Four people sitting on a bench wearing bunny ears and reading a book
    Reading groups

    If you enjoy reading why not join one of our reading groups?

  • Children and young adults
    A man and child are stitting at a desk and the man is helping the child with his reading
    Reading support

    Support to help children improve their reading skills