Do you know anyone suffering with a mental health problem, someone in your family, neighbourhood or workplace. Maybe you have been stressed at a particular time in your life and needed help or were frightened, as someone you love presented as not being in their right mind. The truth is mental health problems are more common than we are prepared to admit.
We have some great news for you! We have a subscription with TeenBookCloud, an online resource for our young adult library users. It's available online twenty-four-seven. There's no login, no downloads, so there's no waiting!
As a young science fiction fan growing up in the 80s I had two main obsessions - the big budget Star Wars films, which I’d seen many times in the cinema, and the decidedly lower budgeted Doctor Who TV series on the BBC.
To anyone out there interested in history RB Digital have some great magazines to check out. All about History is an entertaining and educational magazine that brings to life the most fascinating and important periods of human history. Perfect for readers of all ages, the magazine makes history fun for all the family - perfect for adults with an interest in history and children looking to learn how the world became the way it is today.
Booker Prize 2020: Douglas Stuart's novel Shuggie Bain wins
Douglas Stuart has won the Booker Prize for Shuggie Bain, his debut novel about a boy in 1980s Glasgow trying to support his mother as she struggles with addiction and poverty. Chair of judges Margaret Busby said the judges' decision was unanimous and they only "took an hour to decide". The book is "challenging, intimate and gripping... anyone who reads it will never feel the same" she said.
They say you should never judge a book by its cover buts that’s exactly what I did with Country Walking - I was drawn in by the amazing vibrant colours which are reminiscent of colours that surround us at the moment on the cover of a back issue, Oct 2019, to be exact.
There are over 7,000 newspapers and magazines on every conceivable subject on PressReader. We're going to take a look at the sporting publications that are available. These sports include cycling, running, yachting, horse racing and boxing. The more well-known sports are football, golf and rugby.
I can’t believe it, I have become an open water swimmer! Months of watching crazy people swim in all kinds of weather, from glorious sunshine and calm days with the sea flat as glass, to choppy seas with howling winds, yet somewhere, deep in my psyche - it appealed to me.