Reading Guides

To order any of these Reading Guides, please contact our Publications Officer David Rose.  Publications are priced at £10.00 plus P&P, and can be invoiced.

  • World War 1 Book Group Reading Pack

    Members of the SLG National Committee have produced a resource for book groups, linked to the World War 1 centenary.  The resource is made up of activities and discussion points for 14 different texts related to World War 1, that Librarians can use with their book groups.  The pack will also be of interest to History and English teachers who could incorporate the activities into their subject areas, supporting the Reading for Pleasure across the curriculum agenda.

  • Reading Group pack

    Shakespeare Reading pack

    The National School Libraries Group have produced another 'must have' resource to celebrate Shakespeare.

    These books all revolve around the theme of different Shakespeare plays, without being re-tellings of the plays directly.  They would be a fantastic resource to use with your book groups to stimulate interest in Shakespeare.  All reading levels included - from picture books to adult books, and some games as well.  

  • Being Me

    A resource looking at how positive it can be to be different

    The National School Libraries Group committee members have produced another ‘must have’ resource called ‘Being Me’.

  • LGBTQ fiction pack

    Rainbow Reads: A LGBTQ Reading Pack

    CILIP's School Libraries Group has produced another reading pack, this time on the theme of LGBTQ Fiction.  The pack covers fiction ranging from picture books for primary schools up to secondary school reading.  All the books are carefully chosen by our librarians to suit their audience.  The pack comprises of book club questions and activities around each of the titles, and would suit book groups in any settings, not just schools.