Goodbye August, hello September, greetings new school year! We hope you’re looking forward to the new term and even though we’re already missing the summer, we’re excited for what’s ahead- projects, INSET and half term (only 7 and a bit weeks away…!) We published new issues of our Book-Bites and High-Lights newsletters this week, so if… Read More Fri-Dahl Reads: Heroes and Villains
We’ve had a busy week; not only are we anticipating the back to school rush, we’ve also undergone a slight change which you may have seen us post about– we have a new name! Our service is continually improving and over the Summer it was agreed that a new name for the School Library Service would better reflect the… Read More Fri-Dahl Reads: Esio Trot
We’re at the halfway point of this year’s Summer Reading Challenge, The Big Friendly Read, and we can’t quite believe it- the summer really is whizzing by! August is nearly over and September (and the new school year) is on the horizon. For the past two weeks we’ve looked at some of our team’s favourite Roald Dahl… Read More Fri-Dahl Reads: More About Boy
In celebration of The Big Friendly Read Summer Reading Challenge 2016, we’ve retired our usual Friday Read posts for a bit and are instead looking at some of our favourite Roald Dahl books. Last week Apryl wrote about her love for Matilda and below one of our Library Assistants Zoë has written about Dahl’s 1975… Read More Fri-Dahl Reads: Danny, the Champion of the World!
Unless you’re living on the moon, you may have seen us mention that the 2016 Summer Reading Challenge is Roald Dahl themed; produced by the Reading Agency, delivered by libraries and this year working in partnership with the author’s estate to celebrate 100 years since his birth in 1916. The Big Friendly Read is currently taking place… Read More Fri-Dahl Reads: Matilda!