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Books and Reading

Books and Reading

 Search the Online Catalogue

right arrow grey Find details of Books, CDs, Spoken Word, Videos, DVDs and CD-Roms.

 Renew, Reserve Items

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 Who Next...?

When children ask: “Who can I read next?” or “Who writes like my favourite author?”, the answers are here in Who Next…?  Writers of children’s fiction are listed with suggestions of other authors who write in a similar way, together with key book and series titles.
Visit the Who Next? website.

 Who Else...?

Who Else? is designed to help anyone who enjoys reading fiction to expand the number of writers they read. It is designed to answer the perennial question "I've read all the books by my favourite authors, who shall I read next?"
Visit the Who Else? website.

 Books on Prescription

Read yourself to better health. Your GP can now prescribe a range of specially selected books to help with psychological problems. Ask your GP or health worker about our books on prescription service. Exchange your book prescription at your local library.

 Children and Young People's Links

Links to local and national books and reading sites for children and young people.


Worcestershire eBooks service. Download eBooks and audiobooks and read eBooks online for free.  Explore our collections of bestsellers and classics.

 Library Service at Home

The library service at home is a free service to housebound people across all of Worcestershire.

 Online Reference Books

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 Readers Groups

Details of Readers' Groups held in your local library.


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External websites

  • The Hive
    The first fully integrated Public and University Library and so much more – all under one amazing roof.  
  • Worcester Community Showcase 
    A central resource for information about clubs, societies, interest groups, organisations and events in Worcestershire.

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This page was last reviewed 29 August 2014 at 12:21.
The page is next due for review 25 February 2016.