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NO!! …yes! Hava banana!

NO!  They’ve seen it all, from banana peel to bacon. Alas, there is an alternative! Last year we worked with libraries across the country who made great use of their Library Bookmarks.  Their bookmarks have always been recognised as a … Continue reading

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Library facts

Take a look at The Reading Agency’s statistics:  4,265 UK library service points serving local communities 306,591 million visits to public libraries 4,849 visits per 1,000 of the population 76% of 5-10 year olds and 39% of adults visited a … Continue reading

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This year’s “Millionaires” – an update!

Six children’s writers appear in the Top 10 Most Borrowed  in UK libraries. See the latest PLR data Children’s Borrowing still on the increase …the crucial role played by libraries in encouraging children to read is also confirmed by the latest figures (CIPFA) which show … Continue reading

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“The Millionaires”

Did you know? Five authors clocked up over 1 million library loans in 2010-2011: 1. James Patterson 2. Daisy Meadows 3. Nora Roberts 4. Jacqueline Wilson 5. Francesca Simon You can check out the borrowing habits of the nation here: … Continue reading

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