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New Book Swap Boxes for Archives Alive Project

Collected Works CIC’s projects and activities are all about the pleasure of sharing books and stories  – and let’s face it – Brighton & Hove is very bookish city.  Walking the streets in certain neighbourhoods on a fair weathered evening,

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Recommended Reads – Summer 2020

We realise these last few months have been an extremely challenging time.  Many of us are turning to books for comfort and escape, as they offer infinite gateways into other lives, and other worlds. If your summer plans this year only involve hanging

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Thomas Taylor – Special Event Thurs 21st May

Thurs 21st May, 10.30am Malamander Q&A and author talk from Thomas Taylor Children’s author and illustrator,  Thomas Taylor hosts a special online event all about this year’s Young City Reads book choice: Malamander – Book One in his Eerie-On-Sea series.

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Edward Street Quarter donates cash to Young City Reads

Image above shows children at Carlton Hill Primary before the lockdown Property developer First Base and contractor McLaren Construction, the team behind the Edward Street Quarter development in Brighton, have donated £2,000 to the Young City Reads project to get

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Malamander now available as a free ebook

Continue your Young City Reads journey at home and download your free ebook now! Collected Works CIC is delighted to reveal that Malamander is now available to borrow for free as an ebook thanks to partners Brighton and Hove Libraries

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Free Creative sessions in Brighton & Hove Libraries

Collected Works is delighted to be delivering a series of free, creative drop sessions in Brighton & Hove Libraries part of National Storytelling Week for local community publisher, QueenSpark Books. The sessions are part of QueenSpark’s Archive Alive project which

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