Welcome to Calibre's news page. We hope you enjoy reading about the latest developments in our service, all the stories about people who have supported us, recent publicity, and also news about books.
Louise Doughty's Apple Tree Yard - the story of Yvonne Carmichael who lives a conventional suburban life which is thrown into chaos by a passionate... More >
The concept of Hygge (Hooga) is said to be the secret weapon that makes Denmark the happiest country in Europe. Explaining what it actually is, is... More >
The Costa Book Awards individual category winners: First Novel, Novel, Biography, Poetry and Children's Book, have been announced.
Francis... More >
The internationally acclaimed author of The Transit of Venus has died at the age of 85 in her New York home. Although born in Australia Shirley... More >
Hello, as the Director of Calibre Audio Library I can look back at 2016 with pride in all the accomplishments achieved by the staff and dedicated... More >
Hello I'm Ned and I'm one of the horses that keep the Calibre hedge in trim. I think donkeys get too much of a look-in at Christmas so I was... More >
Hi, my name is Charlie (Becci in Fundraising's little boy) and I am nearly 1. I've been pretty busy since I was born, learning to crawl, eat, sleep... More >
My name is Lynn Cox and I've been a Calibre member since 1984!
Yes, you did read that correctly. I was originally a member of the Stafford branch... More >
As the editor of Wendover News, people don't necessarily recognise me so a big hello if you didn't know who I am. I started Wendover News in... More >
Hello, my name is Carol and I started working at Calibre in June as part of the Fundraising and Marketing Team. Most of my job is as a Trust... More >