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Libraries Challenge Teens to Take on Reading Mission

Staffordshire’s teenagers are invited to take on the Young Teen Fiction mission to win a prize over the summer holidays. Their mission, should they choose to accept it, is to borrow and read 6 fiction books from Staffordshire Libraries before 11 September. The campaign, run by Staffordshire County Council, hopes to encourage the county’s 11 to 14 year-olds to continue ...

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Staffordshire libraries get Great War puppy book exclusive

Staffordshire Libraries are telling the tale of “Freda – The Anzac Puppy” this September and October as part of the Staffordshire History Festival.  ‘Freda – The Anzac Puppy’ by author Peter Millett is the story of the New Zealand Rifle Brigade’s mascot, an adopted Harlequin Great Dane, who trained with the unit on Cannock Chase during WW1. Now, following a ...

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Gotta catch ’em all! Pokemon library invasion…

Pokemon Library

It’s all happening for youngsters in Staffordshire’s libraries this summer with Pokemon Go and the popular Summer Reading Challenge on offer!     It’s no secret that Pokemon characters are now lurking amongst the bookshelves in many of the county’s libraries. With free Wi-Fi available, gamers are encouraged to drop in to their local library, some of which are designated as ...

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