For the Good Old Cause: trade unionism, the Communist Party of Great Britain and the post-war novel 1950-1965 posted on 11 Dec 2015
It is... no co-incidence that depictions of trade unions and trade unionism in British novels written following the end of World War Two are dominated by .
The Road To 1984 posted on 04 Dec 2015
This research paper looks at the way authors of fiction in the UK presented the events of the 1984-5 Miners' Strike.
Literature Review: The impact of reading for pleasure and empowerment posted on 30 Nov 2015
"This literature review was commissioned by The Reading Agency and conducted by BOP Consulting between March and June 2015.
Outside In World : Reading the Way posted on 13 Nov 2015
New Research into 'Inclusive and Accessible' Children's Books from Around the World
ENRICHING READING FOR PLEASURE: THE CILIP CARNEGIE AND KATE GREENAWAY SHADOWING SCHEME RESEARCH posted on 29 Oct 2015
In 2011 CILIP commissioned a project to investigate the CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Shadowing Scheme.
What Kids Are Reading: The Book-Reading Habits of Students in British Schools 2015 posted on 12 Oct 2015
What Kids Are Reading: The Book-Reading Habits of Students in British Schools 2015
Early Words Together Final Report: Impact on families and children posted on 09 Oct 2015
An important piece of research by The National Literacy Trust.
Parents, Children, Libraries, and Reading posted on 09 Oct 2015
This research report by Carolyn Miller, Kathryn Zickuhr, Lee Rainie and Kristen Purcell has been published by the Pew Research Centre
Bookmarks, Badges and Bells posted on 16 Sep 2015
This is an article all about the Newman book club published in English 4-11, June 2014.
London Bridges Trek on behalf of the National Literacy Trust posted on 16 Sep 2015
Student and dedicated reader, Louise Jones, tells us about her London Bridges challenge to raise funds on behalf of the National Literacy Trust.