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Love to read
What should I read next?
Our experienced staff are always happy to recommend new
books or authors to suit your tastes.
Select the type of book you are interested in to find out
adult fiction - Children's
If you don't have time to browse for books try
the "personal shopper" service, Books-to-go.
Discuss books with other readers at a reader's group.
We welcome suggestions for books to add to our stock.
Contact any Medway
library with suggestions.
If you are a local writer and are interested in having your book
published on this site or you would like to read something written
by a local writer, visit the Writing Medway page.
Information about books, films and sources of information
with a lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, intersex, transgender or
questioning theme, can be found on the libraries' LGBTIQ page.
reads are short, sharp shots of entertainment. Books
written by bestselling writers and celebrities, perfect
if you don't have the time to read a full novel or want to brush up
on your reading skills. They're a great choice for the Reading
Books in languages other than English
are on the shelves at Chatham Community Hub, Gillingham Library,
Community Hub and Strood Library, these can be reserved and
delivered to any library in Medway.
For more information about books in other languages, please
visit the community languages page.
Download our stock strategy (pdf
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not have it on your computer, please use our advice page.
Discover how to donate
books to Medway Libraries and Archives.