Taking a break from snow hysteria, we’d like to share two very important things: Yesterday was World Book Day, one of our most favourite times of year! Any excuse to celebrate books and reading is fine by us and as usual, we were keeping track of the day’s festivities via the hashtag and the official… Read More Friday Reads Special: Quentin Blake!
Though we believe books and reading should be celebrated every day, we always look forward to World Book Day and this year was no different- any excuse for a mass literary celebration! As the WBD website itself says: World Book Day is a celebration! It’s a celebration of authors, illustrators, books and (most importantly) it’s… Read More World Book Day 2017
It’s FEBRUARY! How did that happen? Farewell January…you went much too fast. A few very important things before we get to this week’s Friday Reads: The Young Norfolk Arts Festival are looking for young people to join their 2017 Communications team. If you know anyone with an interest in learning more about what it takes… Read More News & Reviews & Hello February!
It’s World Book Day! Don’t know what that is? Here’s an official explanation: World Book Day was designated by UNESCO as a worldwide celebration of books and reading, and is marked in over 100 countries around the globe. World Book Day is a partnership of publishers, booksellers and interested parties who work together to promote… Read More Theme Thursday- World Book Day Special!
This time last week, we were preoccupied with lots of World Book Day shenanigans, both in school and online, with our office keeping a close eye on social media goings-on. Twitter in particular is a great place for sharing event updates and we loved seeing how people up and down the county were celebrating. If you… Read More World Book Day and a book without pictures…
As mentioned last week, our Team Librarians were out and about celebrating World Book Day in several of our Norfolk schools. We asked two of them to provide us with a snapshot into their respective days and because we asked so nicely, they delivered- and you can read below! Mandy writes: “Happy Work Book Day!… Read More World Book Day- PANTS and yo ho ho pirate fun!
Did you enjoy World Book Day yesterday? We most certainly did! Our Team Librarians were out and about and were thrilled to see what schools were doing to celebrate books, authors, and reading. We always think that one of the best parts of the day is seeing pupils (and teachers!) dressed as their favourite book characters (BBC… Read More World Book Day & Let’s Play!