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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Boho Gelato Raises £950 for Young City Reads!

Not only is Brighton’s Boho Gelato (in our opinion) the BEST artisan ice cream producer in the city, creating handmade gourmet Italian style ice creams and sorbets in over 450 flavours, they are also well known for their work within the …

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