A recent survey of people in reading groups found that over 60% of them said being in a reading group provided an opportunity for pure enjoyment!
“It supports learning, develops individual confidence and self-esteem, builds a feeling of inclusion and can provide a life-line in difficult circumstances” – The Reading Agency, Jan 2016 report
Library based reading groups
If you’d like to join a convenient, secure reading group, why not check out the one in your local library? Details on times and how to join up can be found here
For additional information, check out The Reading Agency’s website. They are spreading the word and celebrating all the great things that reading groups, writing groups and book clubs offer. It is a place to find information about groups in your area, as well as offering resources and evidence, plus offers and events for people running or setting up a group.