Calibre Audio Library

Sir Roger Moore

Earlier this week Sir Roger Moore, one of the best loved actors to play James Bond on the big screen, passed away aged 89. Roger portrayed Bond as...

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The Essex Serpent wins Book of the Year award

The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry (11740) has been crowned overall 'Book of the Year' at the British Books Awards after previously being named the...

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Calibre patron Anne Fine OBE pays tribute to our wonderful volunteers

Congratulations to Calibre patron Anne Fine OBE FRSL who has been asked to serve on the Society of Authors Council. The body is made up of authors...

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New Books

New Books for May

Only You Can Save Mankind

Here are our latest books to be added in May 2017

  Children's Books  
617385 A River Of Stories: Volume 3 Air Alice Curry editor
617386 Only You Can Save Mankind Terry Pratchett
617391 The Not So Little Princess: Best Friends! Wendy Finney
617392 The Not So Little Princess: What's My Name Wendy Finney
617393 Grandpa's Great Escape David Walliams
617394 Diary Of A Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw Jeff Kinney
617395 Beetle Boy M G Leonard
617396 Cogheart Peter Bunzl
617397 The Lost Journals Of Benjamin Tooth Mackenzie Crook
617398 Railhead Philip Reeve


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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