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Withington library, Manchester libraries, books, late fines, reading
23rd Feb
Manchester’s libraries are abolishing fines for late books in a bid to make reading more accessible. Adults will no longer need to pay when...
Catalog, bookshop, magazines, bike bookshop
31st Oct
A bookshop on wheels has unveiled plans to move to a permanent location and wants to get Man Met students involved in the project...
20th Sep
Puffin Books has stepped in to support a children's literary festival during the coronavirus pandemic by donating 1,000 books to the event's '...
Catalog founder Peter Tzouanos
17th Aug
A book lover is planning to run a mobile bookstore out of a bicycle on Oxford Road. Catalog founder Peter Tzouanos promises to make the venture an “...
28th Aug
Try as I might, I couldn't come up with ten for this list. I'm dyslexic, you see, so while some books grab me, most I read don't have the same impact...
The Bridge of Clay
30th Oct
    Markus Zusak, born in Australia, famous for the Book Thief, after 13 years has completed his most recent book, the Bridge of Clay...
Mapping The City - Cover Art
28th Oct
Three Manchester academics have collaborated to produce a new book charting the history and development of the city. Manchester - Mapping The City...
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