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FREE books to review for ReadingZone

ReadingZone is working with publishers to help get new books into schools. Let us know if you'd like to review any of the following books (ages 3-16 years) for ReadingZone!

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Honour List for the SLA School Librarian of the Year Award 2019

Three exciting and innovative librarians have made it onto to the Honour List for the SLA School Librarian of the Year Award 2019.

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ASK A LIBRARIAN

Specialist school library service and public librarians are ready to answer your book and reading-related questions. Whether you are searching for a book for a young football enthusiast or historical fiction set in the Elizabethan era, these experts will have the answer.

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EXTRACTS TO DOWNLOAD

The Garden of Lost Secrets

The Garden of Lost Secrets, aimed at readers aged 9+, is set during The Great War in 1916. Clara has been sent to stay with her aunt and uncle who work on a large country estate. On arriving her Aunt, Mrs Gilbert, is...

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The Good Thieves

This is the new novel from master storyteller Katherine Rundell. When she and her mother travel to New York in the 1920s, Vita is heartbroken to see how unhappy her grandfather is as he has been cheated out of his...

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