Lovely Book Lists

Need some inspiration for your summer reads? We’ve got a couple of new recommendation sites for you to try out; whichbook and What Should I Read Next? … More Lovely Book Lists


Cross Sports Award

The Cross Sports Book Awards exist to highlight the most outstanding sports books. What is particularly interesting is that to enjoy this type of book, you don’t even need to be into the sport that it relates to. Some sportsmen and women have had the most fantastic and impressive lives… … More Cross Sports Award

David Ebsworth’s Visit to Prestwich to Library

Despite the best efforts of the motorway network and a problematic projector lead, David joined us one Monday in April to share Five Things You (Almost Certainly) Didn’t Know About the Spanish Civil War.  The stories, including tales about the International Brigade’s local links, and Franco’s unbelievable decision to create a tourist trail through the … More David Ebsworth’s Visit to Prestwich to Library

Blind by Cath Weeks

  Radcliffe Library Readers’ Group have been enjoying getting involved and reviewing books for the Library readers BLOG. Blind by Cath Weeks was their March read, their reactions to the book were definitely mixed. Colin wore his pirate hat to the discussion, held at Radcliffe Library, he didn’t enjoy Blind at all and his most … More Blind by Cath Weeks