Shakespeare’s School Library

The Library

King Edward VI Shakespeare’s School

‘Knowing I loved my books, he furnish’d me
From mine own library with volumes that
I prize above my dukedom.’

The Tempest‘, Act I, Scene II

‘I’ll to my book,
For yet ere supper-time must I perform
Much business appertaining.

The Tempest‘, Act III, Scene I

King Edward VI Shakespeare’s School
The Richard Spender Building Opened 09.11.2017
Looking towards the Junior Fiction Section
The Junior Fiction Section of the Tim-Pigott Smith Library


Reading is more than just an essential life skill, it is life enhancing.

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What is the Librarian reading…

The CILIP Carnegie Medal and The Shakespearean Shadowers

‘The CILIP (Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals) Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals are the UK’s oldest and best-loved children’s book awards, recognising outstanding reading experiences created through writing and illustration in books for children and young people.‘ The Medals are, uniquely, judged and awarded by children’s librarians. The Carnegie for an outstanding book written inContinue reading “The CILIP Carnegie Medal and The Shakespearean Shadowers”

Keep On Reading

(or listening) Well, 2020 was quite the year wasn’t it! If you are visiting here from the future ask your AI assistant to tell you about the Covid-19 pandemic. I started 2021 by changing jobs. Well, I should have, but I contracted Covid myself over the school holidays, and couldn’t start my new job untilContinue reading “Keep On Reading”

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