National Poetry Day is on Thursday 2nd October.
As part of this there will be poetry readings in the LSL between 1.30 and 2.00. If you have a favourite poem you can read it, or else come and hear others read. All are welcome.
Get involved nationally: Tweet your favourite poems using #thinkofapoem. This year’s theme is ‘Remember’.
You can find out more about National Poetry Day and The Poetry Society by clicking these links.
The voting is now open for the Bolton Children’s Fiction Award 2014.
Mark your favourite three titles on the voting slip and hand it in at the library counter.
The winner will be announced at the award ceremony on 27th June.
The overall winner of the Costa Book Award 2013 is a first time author.
The Boys’ Division bookclub were treated to an exclusive lunch in the Lower School Library
Award winning author Chris Bradford will be visiting the Boys’ Division on
The shortlist for the Man Booker Prize was announced yesterday and copies of every title will be available in the Girls’ Main Library. Obviously the Boys’ Division are welcome to use the interlibrary loan system if they would like to read them. Please just ask a member of Library staff. Click on each front cover to take you to the relevant Man Booker Prize website page for further information.
Friday 4th October was a momentous day in the library as we launched the Bolton Children’s Fiction Award. 102 students and 19 staff visited from
We were pleased to welcome Sufiya Ahmed to the Girls’ Division on 4th October. She spoke
Here at the library we are very excited to be re-launching a book award for the local area. Our team of librarians are working in conjunction with local school librarians