Calibre Audio Library


For some time now, Calibre has been working to develop a download app designed specifically for visually impaired people. We commissioned...

Find out more about Calibre’s Download App - Yet to Launch but already an Award Winner
Desmond Elliott Prize 2017 awarded to Golden Hill

This years' £10,000 Desmond Elliott Prize has been awarded to Francis Spufford for his historical novel Golden Hill (11779). Sam Leith, chair of...

Find out more about Desmond Elliott Prize 2017 awarded to Golden Hill
National Reading Group Day

National Reading Group Day takes place on Saturday 24th June in celebration of reading groups and what they mean to people. Libraries and...

Find out more about National Reading Group Day

New Books

New Books for June

The Girl of Ink and Stars

Here are our latest books to be added in June 2017

617388 Silver On The Tree by Susan Cooper
617389 Clever Polly And the Stupid Wolf  by
Catherine Storr
617400 Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made by
Stephen Pastis
617401 The Girl Of Ink And Stars by Kiran Millwood

To find out more about each book and discover if it is one you'd like to read, just click on the book number and you will see a short summary about each story.

Details of these and lots more recently added books can also be found in Press Play.


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Online Joining available now

For new Young Calibre members we are delighted to introduce the option of joining instantly online. Click on "Join Now" and you will be guided through the process of collecting your details, choosing your media and making reading choices. Eligible under 16's with sight problems, dyslexia or other print-related disabilities can borrow our audio books for a one-off £20 joining fee.

The online joining process is set up to enable a parent, teacher or other professional to apply on behalf of a young member.

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