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NEWS Join Up and Join In - Newly appointed Children's Laureate Julia Donaldson and author Michael Rosen rally support for libraries' 2011 Summer Reading Challenge
Read Miranda McKearney's speech on The future of library services in the Big Society
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CHALLENGE 2011 Six Book Challenge materials can still be ordered from the Shop if you want to run the Challenge over the summer months, perhaps as a family challenge in conjunction with the Summer Reading Challenge
JOIN Schools invited to join the Chatterbooks network. More information and subscriptions from www.chatterbooks.org.uk
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