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Tameside Libraries Readers' Groups Titles 2022

 

Announcement: Full up to date details of current library services are available on the Libraries Homepage.

 

Do you love reading? See what titles our Readers' Groups will be reading. 

 

 

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Ashton Library GroupsDenton Group | Droylsden Groups | Dukinfield Group | Hyde Groups | Mossley Groups | Stalybridge Groups | Virtual Readers' Group | Visually Impaired Readers' Group


 

Location Meeting Time Contact Person and details

Ashton Library Readers' Group

Month

Title

Author
January    
February    
March Transcription Kate Atkinson
April The Vanishing Half Brit Bennett
May The Woman in the Woods John Connolly
June The Muse Jessie Burton
July A High Mortality of Doves Kate Ellis
August The Thursday Murder Club Richard Osman
September Mrs England  Stacey Halls
October Out of Bounds Val McDermid
November Hamnet Maggie O'Farrell
December The Stranger Saskia Sarginson

Denton Library Readers' Group

Month

Title

Author
January    
February    
March    
April    
May

The good, the bad and the little bit stupid
Never Greener

Marina Lewykca
Rosie Jones

June The Binding
Fool Me Once
Bridget Collins
Harlen Coben
July The Midnight Library
The Sunrise
Matt Haig
Victoria Hislop
August    
September    
October    
November    
December    

Droylsden Library Readers' Group

Month

Title

Author
January    
February    
March    
April    
May
 
George Orwell
June Mrs England Stacey Halls 
July Various titles Muriel Spark
August The Vanishing Half Brit Bennett 
September Hamnet Maggie O'Farrell 
October The Thursday Murder Club Richard Osman
November Transcription Kate Atkinson
December The Long Call Ann Cleeves

Dukinfield Library Readers' Group

Month

Title

Author
January    
February    
March    
April Devil's Day Andrew Michael Hurley
May The Appeal Janice Hallett
June Steps to the Gallows Edward Marston
July Hag-seed Margaret Atwood
August The Muse Jessie Burton
September A Brief History of Seven Killings Marlon James
October    
November    
December    

Hyde Library Readers' Groups

Afternoon Readers' Group    

Month

Title

Author
January The Tattooist of Auschwitz Heather Morris
February The Winter Ghosts Kate Mosse
March The Little Red Chairs Edna O'Brien
April The Underground Railroad Colson Whitehead
May A Little Life Hanya Yanagihara
June The Essex Serpent Sarah Perry
July Machines Like Me Ian McEwan
August Miss Benson's Beetle Rachel Joyce
September Douglas Stuart Shuggie Bain
October The Great Gatsby F Scott Fitzgerald
November The Midnight Library Matt Haig
December Mrs England Stacey Halls
Evening Readers' Group    

Month

Title

Author
January The Keeper of Lost Things Ruth Hogan
February Persons Unknown Susie Steiner
March A Spool of Blue Thread Anne Tyler
April Circe Madeline Miller
May Normal People Sally Rooney
June Miss Benson's Beetle Rachel Joyce
July TBC  
August    
September    
October    
November    
December    

Mossley Library Readers' Groups

Morning Readers' Group    

Month

Title

Author
January    
February    
March    
April Mrs England Stacey Halls
May The Thursday Murder Club Richard Osman
June The Survivors Jane Harper
July The Woman in the Woods John Connolly
August The Keeper Graham Norton
September The Woman Who Stole My Life Marian Keyes
October The Searcher Tana French
November Girl, Woman, Other Bernadine Evaristo
December Rather be the Devil Ian Rankin
Afternoon Readers' Group    

Month

Title

Author
January The Essex Serpent Sarah Perry
February A Year in the Life of a Yorkshire Sheperdess Amanda Owen
March Nine Perfect Strangers Liane Moriarty
April The Dry Jane Harper
May The Ocean at the End of the Lane Neil Gaiman
June The Long Call Ann Cleeves
July The Invention of Wings Sue Monk Kidd
August Normal People Sally Rooney
September Love is Blind William Boyd
October The Beekeeper's  Daughter Santa Montefiore
November The Clockmaker's Daughter Kate Morten
December The Doll Funeral Kate Hamer

Stalybridge Library Afternoon Readers' Group

Month

Title

Author
January    
February    
March    
April The Loney Andrew Michael Hurley
May The Trouble with Goats and Sheep Joanna Cannon
June Tidelands Philippa Gregory
July My Name is Lucy Barton Elizabeth Strout
August The Appeal  Janice Hallett
September The Green Road Ann Enright
October    
November    
December    

Stalybridge Library Non-Fiction Readers' Group

Stalybridge Non-Fiction Readers' Group agrees on a topic to read about rather than a specific book. They also meet every two weeks.

   
Virtual Readers' Group

Virtual Group Via Zoom
The group agrees a book to discuss that's available as an eBook and eAudiobook via BorrowBox

Meets on the first Monday of the month, 6-7pm.
Zoom is easy to use via the internet or by downloading the app. See our brief guide to using Zoom pdf or give us a call and we can explain how it works.

Contact 0161 342 2031 or email information.direct@tameside.gov.uk.

 

Book Talk

Vision First Resources Centre
Wilshaw House, Wilshaw Lane
Ashton-under-Lyne OL7 9QG
The Book Talk Group is a readers group for visually impaired readers which meets on the 3rd Monday of the month, 2.00pm - 3.00pm to discuss books listened to as sent by the RNIB Library. Contact 0161 342 2031
Send a Message


Want to set up your own Readers’ Group? Contact information.direct@tameside.gov.uk for more details.
Tameside Libraries offer:

  • Multiple copies of books for loan to readers’ groups
  • Staff assistance with setting up and running groups.


Please note some groups meet during Open+ hours. To attend you will need to be registered for Open+ access. For full details please visits http://www.tameside.gov.uk/libraries/openplus or contact the library during staffed hours.

Tameside Libraries also offer Book Time for Yourself clubs, which provide a new type of reading experience. Unlike standard readers’ groups members do not need to read the book in advance.