Bath Book Bed

BookTrust logo for Bath Book Bed

You may remember that BookTrust ran a successful on-line campaign last year to help promote a good bedtime routine for children. Bath Book Bed was relaunched on 24th April and is proving very popular.  Part of the campaign is a new 16-page booklet available in hard copy or, if you prefer, to download.  The booklet features the celebrity… Continue reading Bath Book Bed

Easter holiday opening hours

Check out our opening hours over the Easter holiday below: Good Friday: Closed Saturday 15 April: Open as normal Easter Sunday: Closed Easter Monday: Closed Don't forget you can access library resources online through our website 24/7. Try an eBook or eMagazine to keep you going, and you can renew your books online whilst we're… Continue reading Easter holiday opening hours

Stress awareness

For stress awareness month we have put together a book list, offering different types of techniques and advice in how to cope and overcome stress. Mindfulness for dummies, Shamash Alidina A cutting-edge meditation therapy that uses self-control techniques, mindfulness has taken off across the globe as a way of overcoming negative thoughts and emotions and achieving… Continue reading Stress awareness

Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist

The 2017 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist has been announced. You can read the shortlist  with Hampshire libraries, click on the title to reserve your copy and collect it from your nearest library. Stay with me, Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀̀ 'Yejide is hoping for a miracle, for a child. It is all her husband wants, all… Continue reading Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist