Freeland Little Free Library

This is about our Little Free Library in Freeland, Oxfordshire, UK. This community project was grant aided by West Oxfordshire District Council.

a Little Free Library at the airport

In the Summer I traveled to the United States, and was surprised to find this Little Free Library at Philadelphia International Airport. Unfortunately, as you can see, there weren’t many … Continue reading

September 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Funding a Little Free Library

Our village was very fortunate to have the construction of our Little Free Library funded by a Community Activities Grant, provided by West Oxfordshire District Council. The grant was applied … Continue reading

September 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Roald Dahl Day 2016

Roald Dahl Day is coming up soon, held annually on his birthday, 13th September. This year is rather special, because it would have been his 100th birthday. We’ll be holding … Continue reading

August 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Albuquerque Little Free Libraries

Originally posted on Under Western Skies:
I’ve been traveling recently. It’s time to sit still and read a good book. What to read? I just finished Richard Flanagan’s excellent but…

August 12, 2016 · 1 Comment

Roald Dahl’s The BFG

I have been stockpiling Roald Dahl books ready for Roald Dahl Day in September, but I decided to put a few copies of his book The BFG in the Little … Continue reading

August 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

A Magical Adventure

Running a Little Free Library  in our rural English village is proving to be quite the adventure. We had previously received a book donation from an author in America, and … Continue reading

June 14, 2016 · 2 Comments

Where do all the books come from?

The Little Free Library is a book exchange, where members of the community can take books they want to read, and also leave books that they no longer want. When … Continue reading

April 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Wordsworth Editions

From time to time I contact publishers, telling them about the Little Free Library and asking if they would consider donating a few books. In October, we received donations from … Continue reading

April 4, 2016 · 2 Comments

Our younger readers

Children seem to use our Little Free Library a lot, especially as they pass by on their way to or from school, so we haven’t really had to work very … Continue reading

March 18, 2016 · 2 Comments