What reading the classics can do for Croydon

Posted on January 7th, by Fiona Magee in Politics & Society. No Comments

Fiona Magee explains how Croydon got involved in pioneering research on the real-life benefits of great literature

Two months ago, something new and intriguing touched-down in Croydon Library: The Reader Organisation. Reading books in a library? Big deal, you might think. But as its founder, Jane Davis MBE says: “This is not just reading. What we do changes, and sometimes saves, lives”.

So what exactly is The Reader Organisation (TRO)? Seventeen … Read More »