Book Information

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Find that book !

At Young Calibre we 3000 books specially for YOU. So there’s something for everyone:

for our youngest members there’s Roald Dahl (such as The Big, Friendly Giant), Paddington Bear books and much more;
Ms Wiz is everyone’s favourite!
Tracy Beaker, Artemis Fowl, Harry Potter, Lyra and Will, Discworld, Alex Rider – they’re all there!
classics too – like The Hobbit and The Wind in the Willows.
Some of our 2016 new books include:-

What’s more, you can be in charge! Use our online catalogue to choose your own book list - see below

Did you know?

You can also borrow books from the main library – except ‘x’ rated ones. So if you want to try James Bond books or Number 1 Detective Ladies Agency, just put it on your list.

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And – grown-ups can borrow from Young Calibre!

Lots do because our books are fun at any age.

Take me there …

This will take you to our online library catalogue where you can search for books by key stage, author or title. You don’t need to be a member to look at this. Or see the Press Play page which tells you what we've added to the library recently and also gives you some brilliant ideas about books worth reading.

Read more aboout how to choose books and our print catalogues here.

You can also phone us and ask us for help choosing books – just ring 01296 432 339.

Gemma, 14, reports: “I loved Angus, thongs and full frontal snogging. It made me realise I am quite normal!”
Angus, thongs and full frontal snogging is by Louise Rennison and is suitable for Key Stage 3 upwards - 12 years and over.
Recently the book was made into a film Angus, thongs and perfect snogging.