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Book Reviews for this months Doncaster Read will appear here. Want to add your own review? You can also download and complete the review template at the bottom of this page, and email it to thLiteracy Team.

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Every two months Doncaster Libraries and Waterstones invite you to read and review  the same book as many others across Doncaster. Start talking about books through the ‘Doncaster Read', you could meet friends and strangers alike, who have read the Doncaster Read and can share in your experience of reading for pleasure. 
To get involved you can loan or reserve the chosen ‘Doncaster Read' from your library, there may also be e-books available online. Or you can purchase a copy from Waterstones, at their Frenchgate branch. There is a Doncaster Read display in Doncaster's Central Library showcasing other peoples reviews, letting you know what previous readers think about the book.
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You can review the book directly once logged in to this website with a free upgraded account. 
Find instructions on how to add online reviews to post your views and share with the whole community. 
You can also download and complete the review template below, and email it to the Literacy Team.
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Doncaster Read - Nov & Dec 2018 Doncaster Read - Nov & Dec 2018

January & February





When you’re making your New Year’s resolutions this year, don’t forget about books and reading. Do they ever feature in your list?

‘Read more’ is a popular resolution choice but read more what?

Rather than sticking with your usual literary diet, why not flex your reading muscles and challenge yourself to try something new?

Push yourself out of your comfort zone and try a genre you’ve never ventured into or try fiction or non-fiction if you’ve only ever stuck to either. It can be exciting, thought provoking and, with a bit of perseverance, thoroughly rewarding.

For something less strenuous, how about being read to for a change with an audio book? It’s not just children who can benefit from a bedtime story!

Changing your reading habits may not be easy but neither is  counting the calories or starting a new fitness regime...and we know which we’d prefer!

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