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Monday, August 10, 2020


Girl reading

“…extensive reading and exposure to a wide range of texts make a huge contribution to students’ educational achievement”
(APPG on Education 2011 as quoted by Ofsted in Moving English forward, 2012)

Resources for Learning offers subscribers a book purchase scheme in association with Peters Bookselling Service of Birmingham.

Please contact us if you would like to register your school to use the service and receive 20% discount.

  • You can order books for the school library using Peters’ online catalogue
  • We will set up your account and provide training
  • There is a review and an age category for each book, and most titles also show the jacket image and an excerpt from the text
  • All books apart from textbooks receive 20 per cent discount
  • Books can be supplied with spine labels and plastic jackets at a small extra cost if required
  • They are delivered and invoiced direct to school

The range caters for young people from 0 – 18 years of age and includes:

  • Fiction for all ages, from picture books and beginner reads through to young adult novels

  • Information books for all ages, both for curriculum and leisure needs
  • Hi-lo reads
  • Easy readers
  • A wide selection of manga and graphic novels
  • Big books
  • Dual language
  • Large print
  • Audio
  • Books for the AR programme
  • Storysacks
  • Board books


Peters offers a full range of book servicing and jacketing options at a nominal cost so that books arrive ready for your library shelves

  • Plastic jackets and sleeves
  • Date labels
  • Barcode fitting
  • Spine labels
  • Accelerated reader labels
  • Security tagging
  • Ownership and grid labels
  • Free bibliographic data