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We have a growing collection of books which can be read for pleasure.

Find something to read by browsing the Reading Collection in the Library or by searching the Library Catalogue.

If you have read a book you really love and think everyone else should read,  please let the Library know.  We could add it to the Reading Collection.   Suggest a book

A selection of books recently added to the Reading Collection

Light on snow
White Teeth
Oryx & Crake

Why read?

According to the Reading Agency , "Reading needs to be an everyday part of our lives".  Reading for pleasure is not only important for our heath and wellbeing but also has social benefits. "Reading increases our understanding of our own identity, improves empathy and gives us an insight into the world view of others". 

Reading for pleasure can also help improve your English language skills, increase your vocabulary and could help improve your grades for your academic subjects.

The Quick Read titles area great starting point for students learning English as a second language.

Graphic Novels

Quick Reads

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