Breeze into Books
We have a wide range of books and reading materials for young people of all ages and tastes.
- Books for emerging readers
- All the latest stories including film and TV tie-ins and popular series for all ages
- Graphic novels and manga
- Books to help with homework and hobbies
Breezereads events offer exciting activities, events and discounts for the young people of Leeds. From fantastic author events to performances and activities suitable for different ages, there is something for everyone. As well as in libraries, there are often Breezereads events at Festivals such as the Breeze International Youth Festival, Thought Bubble Comics Festival and Leeds Young People’s Film Festival.
Leeds Book Awards
The winners of the 2012 Leeds Book Awards were announced on Thursday 24th May at 2 ceremonies at The Carriageworks Theatre in Leeds in front of hundreds of excited local school children who had all taken part and voted for their favourite books .
Gill Lewis for Sky Hawk - 9-11 category winner
Paula Rawsthorne for The Truth About Celia Frost - 11-14 category winner
Bryony Pearce for Angel's Fury - 14-16 category winner
Do you want to help us to decide which will be the best books for the Leeds Book Awards 2013? You can join in through you local library. Look out for information on how to take part on the Book Awards website .
Leeds Graphic Novel Awards
A special award for those people who love comic books. Working together with Thought Bubble, Leeds Libraries are developing this award scheme to celebrate the best graphic novels for young people and encourage as many young people as possible to read them.