Keeping engaged with reading…
With your library card you can access online public library services at www.lambeth.gov.uk/libraries E-books, e-audiobooks, e-magazines and e-comics are available via the RBDigital app or http://lambeth.rbdigitalglobal.com/ If you do not have a library membership call 020 7926 0750 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The audiobook platform Audible has announced that anyone can listen to a vast selection of titles for free, for as long as schools remain closed. Just visit https://stories.audible.com/discovery to begin. Logins and bank details are not required. You will find a wide variety of education, entertainment and general-interest titles available, from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein to Kwame Alexander’s Basketball hit Crossover. Other titles include Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, Diary of a 6th Grade Ninja, Cirque du Freak, White Fang, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Interview with the Robot and The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. Readers include Rachel McAdams, Scarlett Johansson and Peter Dennis.
The National Literacy Trust has launched an online zone for parents looking for ideas and activities whilst their children are home due to school closures. It includes reading and writing activities, book lists, videos, competitions and reading challenges.
Keeping up with the news? Daily papers and magazines from around the world can be found at https://www.pressreader.com/
You will find our recommended reading lists in the links below.
Reading can transform people’s lives. The more you read, the more you know. The more you read, the more you imagine. The more you read the better you understand and the better you connect to people. The Reading Agency