A selection of new books in stock:
Tom Rob Smith –The Farm
Josephine Cox – The Runaway Woman
Jonathan Kellerman – Killer
Annie Murray – Met Me Under the Clock
Kate Ellis – The Shroud Maker
Elly Griffiths – The Outcast Dead
Lesley Pearse – Survivor
Mari Hannah – Monument to Murder
Stuart MacBride – A Song for the Dying
Simon Beckett – Stone Bruises
Anne De Courcy – The Fishing Fleet - Husband Hunting in the Raj
Adam Makos – A Higher Call
Introduction by Christopher Westhorp – The Wiper Times
Johnny Vegas – Becoming Johnny Vegas
James Hogg & Robert Sellers – Hello Darlings (Kenny Everett)
Jane Hissey – Little Bear Lost
Mike Brownlow - Ten Little Pirates
Betty G. Birney – Secrets According to Humphrey
Joseph Delaney – The Spooks Series – Blood
Joseph Delaney –The Spooks Series - Slither’s Tale
The Ward Library offers Library users of all ages a varied collection of fiction, non-fiction and audio books. The Library internet is free for the first 30 minutes and the library also offers a Wi-Fi connection.
Research has shown that “Public libraries are the number one point of online access for people without internet connections at home, school or work’’.
How do I join?
Visit your local library and a member of staff will help you to complete an application form. You may also fill in the form and join online, your ticket will be ready for use on payment of your annual subscription. If you are under 16, you will need to have your application form signed by a parent or carer. Students can join with Student Union card for reduced rate.
Can I borrow some books straightaway?
Once you have joined you will be able to borrow right away. The library has a wide range of fiction and information books for adults, teenagers and children.
What else can I do with my library card?
• Borrow books and talking books from the Ward Library
• Borrow Audio Book or Large Print books
• Access information for study, hobbies and leisure activities.
• Get free access to computers and the internet (See separate rulers and conditions)
How many items can I borrow at a time?
• Up to 4 books and 6 Audio books
How long can I borrow books for?
• Most books are loaned for 3 weeks.
• Bestsellers subject to demand
If you can’t find what you are looking for please let us know - we will try and obtain them for you.
There is a charge if you are late returning items you have borrowed, but you can avoid this by letting us know that you would like to keep them a bit longer. We will generally be able to give you a new date for returning them, but if someone else is waiting for them you will be asked to return them right away.
You do not have to be a member of the Ward Library in order to use it. However if you would like to borrow any items, you will need to join.
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