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Catch up on all the great events and stories from Buckinghamshire Libraries. 

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    Easter at the library

    See what we are getting up to during the school holidays - lots to do for children of all ages and of course there are plenty of stories to read and books to borrow too.

    Don't forget libraries are closed on Bank Holidays (but open on Easter Saturday!)


    • 20.03.2017
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    Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Children's Book Awards

    We finally know who's on the shortlist for the 2017 CILIP Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Children's Book Award, which celebrates outstanding writing for children and young adults.


    • 17.03.2017
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    World Health Day

    The theme of the 2017 WHO World Health Day campaign is depression.

    Libraries can help with your mental health and wellbeing. Join us on Friday 7th April and find resources to help with depression and activities and events to support your wellbeing. #LetsTalk on World Health Day.

    • 17.03.2017
  • Who writes like... Jacqueline Wilson

    Don't know what to read next? Read all of Jacqueline Wilson's titles?

    Try Who Next...? A guide to children's authors.

    • 16.03.2017
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    Plaque celebrating Sir Terry Pratchett unveiled at Beaconsfield library

    A plaque honouring Sir Terry Pratchett has been unveiled at Beaconsfield Library, where the late author once worked.

    • 07.03.2017
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    Books of the month: March

    From fantasy and sci-fi to romance and intrigue - we love YA fiction and we think you will too. 


    • 24.02.2017
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    Big Library Read

    Join in with the global eBook club 16 - 30 March

    Anyway you slice it, you're going to love the Art of Pie by Kate McDermott! The Big Library Read title is chosen by library users from around the world. 



    • 24.02.2017
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    Be Online: 27 February to 12 March

    Across the fortnight, we're helping people to gain basic skills so they can search and apply for work online, develop new skills to improve their position in work, and we’re introducing people to online resources that can help grow small businesses. 


    • 23.02.2017
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    Quick Reads!

    Fly through these great Short Stories during your next lunch hour.

    • 09.02.2017
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    Storytelling at its best

    Listen to some tall tales and fabulous fiction on your commute, at home and on the move.

    We've just added over 60 new eAudio titles!  

    • 03.02.2017
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    Dazzling Debuts and February's Book of the Month

    Read our Book of the month Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi and discover more Dazzling Debuts 

    • 01.02.2017
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    Harry Potter Book Night 2017

    Get ready to celebrate The Professors of Hogwarts on 2nd February 2017.

    • 27.01.2017

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