Summer Reading Challenge, Rollesby Recap, and our Wednesday Reads!

In 7 days time, much excitement will be felt in schools across Norfolk as the summer holidays finally arrive. This revelation has caused us to pose two questions: 1) just where on earth has 2014 gone and 2) what will everyone be reading over the Summer? The Mythical Maze Summer Reading Challenge 2014 officially launched last weekend and many… Read More Summer Reading Challenge, Rollesby Recap, and our Wednesday Reads!

‘Where Do You Get Your Ideas From?’ – a guest post from Susannah Leigh

As you may know (because we have mentioned it before, many times!) here at the School Library Service we’ve been working with some brilliant Authors, getting them out and about and into schools across Norfolk. These visits have been proving very successful and we’re pleased to be facilitating such brilliant events! One author we’ve been working… Read More ‘Where Do You Get Your Ideas From?’ – a guest post from Susannah Leigh

A pre-half term newsletter and what we’re reading this Wednesday

With only a few days until Norfolk Schools take their half-term break, we’re looking toward the rest of the Summer with the publication of our SEN Rights newsletter aimed at SENCOs and Specialist Schools but obviously to be enjoyed by all! You can read the latest edition (Summer 2014) here and our archive of past… Read More A pre-half term newsletter and what we’re reading this Wednesday

‘What am I doing here?’- A guest post from Dee Shulman

As we may have mentioned several times over the last few months, we’ve been coordinating LOTS AND LOTS of Author visits in schools across the county. As part of this work, we appointed an Author in Residence, writer and illustrator Dee Shulman, author of over 50 books including the popular ‘Polly Price’s Diary’ series and the… Read More ‘What am I doing here?’- A guest post from Dee Shulman

A conference, a training day, an Author in residence and a Peters party!

The past five days will now be known as ‘the busiest week EVER, or at least the busiest week since the last time we claimed we were having an especially busy time.’ The madness began on Monday when two of team were at a training session coordinated by the Eastern Committee of the Youth Libraries Group (YLG). Entitled ‘Living Legends’,… Read More A conference, a training day, an Author in residence and a Peters party!