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The best place to hear all things West Sussex Libraries including a chance to hear us in conversation with bestselling authors.

Lend Us Your Ears - A Podcast by West Sussex Libraries Lend Us Your Ears

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The best place to hear all things West Sussex Libraries including a chance to hear us in conversation with bestselling authors.

    Lend Us Your Ears 08 The Big Jubilee Read

    Lend Us Your Ears 08 The Big Jubilee Read

    This month, Anna, Becca and Tom are discussing the books selected for The Big Jubilee Read, a reading list formed to mark the Queen's Platinum Jubilee celebrations.

    All of the books discussed are available to borrow through our library catalogue.

    Thanks to Anna and Becca

    Narrator - Tom

    Music - Signs to Nowhere by Shane Ivers at silvermansounds.com

    • 29 min
    Lend Us Your Ears 07 Feel Good Reads

    Lend Us Your Ears 07 Feel Good Reads

    This month Robin, Tom and Sam are discussing their favourite books to make them feel good, whether they’re uplifting tales, inspiring real life experiences or simply books that are familiar comfort reads.

    All of the books discussed are available to borrow through our library catalogue.

    Thanks to Robin Sweet and Sam White

    Narrator - Tom Batten

    Music - Signs to Nowhere by Shane Ivers at silvermansounds.com

    • 29 min
    Lend Us Your Ears 06 Books of Past, Present and Future

    Lend Us Your Ears 06 Books of Past, Present and Future

    We’ve decided on a Christmas Carol theme this month with librarians Robin, Tom and Sam each discussing their favourite books of Christmas past, present and even some for the future. We hope there will be enough great recommendations to soften the heart of even the most miserly Scrooge.

    All of the books discussed are available to borrow through our library catalogue.

    Thanks to Robin Sweet and Sam White

    Narrator - Tom Batten

    Music - Signs to Nowhere by Shane Ivers at silvermansounds.com

    • 26 min
    Lend Us Your Ears 05 Phoebe Wynne

    Lend Us Your Ears 05 Phoebe Wynne

    In July, we chatted to debut novelist, Phoebe Wynne about her book, Madam as part of the Adur and Worthing Reading Challenge.



    Thanks to Phoebe Wynne, Kirsty Franks and Tom Batten

    Narrator - Sam White

    Music - Signs to Nowhere by Shane Ivers at silvermansounds.com

    • 46 min
    Lend Us Your Ears 04 Wellbeing Special

    Lend Us Your Ears 04 Wellbeing Special

    In a special edition of Lend Us Your Ears, librarians Lyndsey, Jackie, Lavinia and Kirsty talk about how nature has impacted them throughout the pandemic as well as recommending books that explore nature.

    We have captured a list of all of the books mentioned which can be found here:

    https://arena.westsussex.gov.uk/web/arena/currentoffer/wellbeing-resources

    Thanks to Lyndsey Nichols, Jackie Manners, Lavinia McHugh and Kirsty Franks

    Narrator - Tom Batten

    Music - Happy Clappy Ukulele by Shane Ivers at silvermansounds.com

    • 17 min
    Lend Us Your Ears 03 Cathy Rentzenbrink

    Lend Us Your Ears 03 Cathy Rentzenbrink

    Last December, we interviewed author and reader Cathy Rentzenbrink about her book Dear Reader and the books that have had an impact on her. We have captured these recommendations for you which you can find here: https://arena.westsussex.gov.uk/web/arena/booklist-celebration-of-reading

    Cathy’s debut novel, Everyone is Still Alive comes out in July.

    If you are interested in joining our Virtual Reading Group on Facebook you can find it here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/198930654742744

    Thanks to Cathy Rentzenbrink and Katie Gledhill

    Narrator - Robin Sweet

    Music - Signs to Nowhere by Shane Ivers at silvermansounds.com

    • 54 min

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