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UK charity. Our audiobook library is for anyone who finds reading difficult due to a physical or mental illness, disability or learning difficulty. 🎧📚
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This is wonderful! 😍😍
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Miss Lawrence is Hearing Things 17h
Another Way to Read... 's article about the evolution of audiobook services will resonate with those who have long been reading this way. It's a great piece but it's a lengthy read, so I've uploaded audio for those who need it.
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'If you're going to use disability as someone's storyline, make sure you get it right.'
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starts tomorrow! What audiobook(s) will you be listening to this weekend?
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We are absolutely heartbroken to hear about the passing of Judith Kerr - The Tiger Who Came to Tea is a wonderful book
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Some from reviewing our audiobook library service (yes, it really is just £20 a year to borrow up to 10 audiobooks a week!) -
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Listening Books May 22
Are you as excited as we are about the BBC adaptiation of ? Get your fix early with the first in the prequel series, The Book of Dust. Borrow the audiobook from our library
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Listening Books May 22
Looking for something new to fill the shaped hole in your life? The Lymond Chronicles series by Dorothy Dunnett is your perfect new binge - borrow all six audiobooks read by from our library here
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Listening Books May 22
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Always on the lookout for good audiobook articles!
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Listening Books May 22
'Those who are protective of the verb to read, what is gained by insisting on the distinction? If a computer can read a file, it doesn't seem like a leap to call 10 or 20 hours of processing words that happen to enter our brains through the ears reading.'
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A.A.Milne May 21
It was in the Hundred Acre Wood that Owl lived. "And if anyone knows anything about anything," said Bear to himself, "it's Owl who knows something about something, or my name's not Winnie-the-Pooh... which it is," he added. "So there you are." ~A.A.Milne
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Listening Books May 21
Listening to a fantasy audiobook and hearing character names for the first time
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Listening Books May 21
🌟 book of the year 2018 🌟 Longlisted for the 🌟 Longlisted for the 🌟 Book of the Year 2019 Not read Normal People by Sally Rooney yet? Borrow the audiobook from our library here:
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Listening Books May 21
ICYMI our audiobook is back! In this episode of Voluminous, we talk about the retelling of myths and fairytales by Pat Barker, Madeline Miller, Roald Dahl and more, and ask: are these stories just better when read aloud?
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Listening Books May 20
If you have a print impairment that affects reading or holding books (e.g. illness, disability or learning difficulty) you could join our charity audiobook library and borrow up to 10 titles a week. Plus we have free memberships available!
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Listening Books May 20
Looking forward to on ? Get your astrophysics fix with the audiobook of Astrophysics for People in a Hurry, written and read by . Borrow it from our library here:
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BookTrust May 20
👇👇👇 This is our v important Head of Book Selection and Purchasing PROMISING to wear her pyjamas on her commute to work for on 7 June if she gets enough Twitter love. You know what to do, people. 😂 Find out more about Pyjamarama here:
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Listening Books May 20
Did you see winning five awards at the on Saturday? If you want more, listen to the audiobook of Search Party, his first collection of poetry. Borrow it from our library here:
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Listening Books May 20
Want to get some more Spring birdsong in your life? We've made a list of our favourite nature audiobooks - immerse yourself in natural soundscapes, birdsong, and groundbreaking scientific breakthroughs by borrowing them from our library
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Listening Books May 19
We're coming to the end of so don't forget to check out our blog of 15 audiobooks about mental health to immerse yourself in fiction or discover wellbeing techniques in non-fiction that can help everyone understand mental illness
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