The Library will be closed on Monday 28 May.

Reading Group: Carnegie Medal 2017

Reading Group: Carnegie Medal 2017

On 13 & 23 September the Reading Group will discuss the books shortlisted for the 2017 Carnegie Medal, the UK's most prestigious prize for children's and young adult literature.

This year's shortlist:

Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth - Frank Cottrell-Boyce
The Bone Sparrow - Zana Fraillon
The Smell of Other People's Houses - Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock
The Stars at Oktober Bend - Glenda Millard
Beck - Mal Peet
Railhead - Philip Reeve
Salt to the Sea - Ruta Sepetys
Wolf Hollow - Lauren Wolk

Choose one or more from the list and tell us what you think. 
They can all be borrowed from the Library.

In September the meetings are on Wednesday 13, 7.30-9.00 pm, and Saturday 23, 3.30-5.00 pm. Come along to whichever is more convenient.

It's free and you don't need to book. For more information contact Adam on 720392 or email