– a late Summer read.
What shall we read over the autumn?
The Reading Agency scheme is a national promotion of uplifting titles, including novels, poetry and non-fiction. The books are recommended by readers and reading groups around the country.
- Bee Journal by Sean Borodale
- Dart by Alice Oswald
- The Enchanted April by Elizabeth von Arnim
- Essential Poems from the Staying Alive Trilogy edited by Neil Astley
- The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows
- The Help by Kathryn Stockett
- I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith
- Miss Garnet’s Angel by Salley Vickers
- Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day by Winifred Watson
- A Month in the Country by J.L. Carr
- A Sea Change by Veronica Henry
- The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13¾ by Sue Townsend
- Soul Music by Terry Pratchett
- A Street Cat Named Bob by James Bowen
- The Thread by Victoria Hislop
- Thursdays in the Park by Hilary Boyd
- Too Much Happiness by Alice Munro
- Turned out Nice Again by Richard Mabey
- The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce
- Various Pets Alive and Dead by Marina Lewycka
Suggest one to see us through the rainy, dark days ahead.