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Public Libraries in NW England support writers from the region by buying their books and inviting them in to events to meet readers.
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By Anne McGarry
Their Lives and Times and the Female Struggle for Equality 1796-2013
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By Anna Hope
The North West contains a wonderful pot of writing talent who love to engage with groups, young and old, to spread their love of writing.
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From book readings, through discussion groups to performance – a good book gets the world talking.
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Tue 30 Sep 2014 2pm at Livesey Library
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Librarians in the North West have pioneered partnership working to encourage new readers into libraries. Time To Read is a partnership of librarians engaged in reader development activity in public library authorities in the North West Region. 21 public library authorities in the region currently support Time To Read.
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