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Calibre Audio Library brings the joy of reading to people who have sight problems, dyslexia or have a disability that prevents them from accessing print. We offer nearly 11,000 fiction and non-fiction, recorded unabridged audio books through a subscription-free national postal and internet service. These podcasts cover new books, author interviews and a whole load more…

Calibre Audio Library brings the joy of reading to people who have sight problems, dyslexia or have a disability that prevents them from accessing print. We offer nearly 11,000 fiction and non-fiction, recorded unabridged audio books through a subscription-free national postal and internet service. These podcasts cover new books, author interviews and a whole load more…
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United Kingdom

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Calibre Audio Library brings the joy of reading to people who have sight problems, dyslexia or have a disability that prevents them from accessing print. We offer nearly 11,000 fiction and non-fiction, recorded unabridged audio books through a subscription-free national postal and internet service. These podcasts cover new books, author interviews and a whole load more…

Language:

English

Contact:

01296 432 339


Episodes

New Books: April 2019

4/11/2019
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A quick rundown of some of the new titles added to the library this month.

Duration:00:09:33

New Books: March 2019

3/13/2019
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A quick rundown of some of the new titles added to the library this month.

Duration:00:05:18

New Books: February 2019

2/8/2019
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A quick rundown of some of the new titles added to the library for this month.

Duration:00:08:11

Newsletter: January 2019

1/30/2019
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Welcome to the first newsletter of 2019! With the year well and truly underway and the nights starting to ever so slowly get a little lighter, we have been hard at work with a whole range of new things to keep you up to date on books, authors and news related to Calibre Audio Library.

Duration:00:07:24

Our First "Official" Podcast!

1/29/2019
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Welcome to our first proper podcast. To get the ball rolling, three of our team; Emma, Denise and James, talk about an author they each want to champion, plus books they plan to read in the next year.

Duration:00:26:57

NOTICE - FYEO has moved!

1/10/2019
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This is just a quick note to let you know that For Your Ears Only has moved. Just head to For Your Ears Only for all of the latest editions. Thank you.

Duration:00:00:26

Newsletter: November 2018

11/28/2018
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This month, we have the usual highlight of three new books, plus another review from St Alban's Talking Newspaper, and a small selection of Winter Warmers – books that will have you hoping it snows a lot so you have an excuse to keep on listening.

Duration:00:08:25

Newsletter: October 2018

10/24/2018
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For this October edition, we have highlights from all of the titles added in the last few weeks plus an interview with celebrated author Alison Weir, who discusses our continuing love of the Tudor period. As it’s nearly Halloween, this month’s theme is ghosts, ghouls, and vampires as we pick out six of the scariest books in the library that should help the night go with a scream.

Duration:00:10:19

Newsletter: September 2018

9/26/2018
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For this September edition we have highlights from all of the titles added in the last few weeks plus a Hidden Gem, plucked from our library that we feel everyone should read – One Hundred Years of Solitude. We also have an interesting article on Banned Books to help celebrate Banned Books Week.

Duration:00:11:59

Newsletter: August 2018

8/22/2018
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For this August we have highlights from all of the titles added in the last few weeks and a profile of one of the giants of literature – Julian Barnes. Plus – if you have the travelling bug – we also look at some of the great books in our library that are set in capital cities around the world.

Duration:00:12:52

Newsletter : July 2018

7/25/2018
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In this month's newsletter, we have highlights from all of the titles added in the last few weeks, an in-depth review of "Alone in Berlin" by Hans Falada by the wonderful team at St Alban's Talking Newspapers, and we help celebrate the winner of the one-off Golden Man Booker Prize!

Duration:00:08:11

Newsletter : June 2018

7/24/2018
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In this month's newsletter we have highlights from all of the titles added in the last few weeks, a wonderful interview with James Runcie, author of (amongst other things) the evergreen Grantchester Chronicles, and we highlight previous winners of the Women's Prize for Fiction that are available in our library.

Duration:00:09:47