Calibre Audio Library

Yellowback Books Returning to the High Street in 2017

As part of their 225th anniversary celebrations the High Street retailer W H Smith is bringing back the yellowback book which were a popular...

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AVCC Award 1

Calibre recently attended an event held by Aylesbury Vale Community Chest. In the Year 10 Awards selected by the Community Chest Grants Panel...

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Colin Dexter

Colin Dexter OBE, best known for writing the Inspector Morse crime stories, has died at his home in Oxford. Colin, who was 86, was born in...

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New Books

New Books for March

Worlds Worst Children

Here are our latest books to be added in March 2017


617381 The Secret Of Nightingale Wood Lucy Strange
617370 Longbow Girl Linda Davies
617371 The World's Worst Children David Walliams
617373 The Boy Who Sailed The Ocean In An Armchair Lara Williamson
617374 The Bolds To The Rescue Julian Clary
617375 Goth Girl And The Wuthering Fright Chris Riddell
617376 Geek Girl Holly Smale
617377 Mr Birdsnest And The House Next Door Julia Donaldson


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.

For news of these and more Young Calibre books added over recent months, please see Press Play, our Young Calibre newsletter


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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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