We would like to thank the many publishers, libraries, organisations, authors, agents and ​others who have donated books and shelving to us over the years.


In particular we would like to mention:

Cambridge University Press, Search Press, New Harbinger Publications, Pan Macmillan, Nosy Crow, Hachette Children's Books, Dorling Kindersley, Mainspring Arts, The Society of Authors, David Higham Associates, Curtis Brown, Rights People, Forum Books, Gateshead Library, Durham University Library, ​The Robinson Librar​y, South Shields Library, North Shields Library, Morpeth Library, Redcar Library, and authors Anne Fine, Ken Follett, Mark Haddon, Tracy Chevalier, Ann Cleeves, John Marrs, Tracy Chevalier,  Geraldine McCaughrean, Celia Rees, Helen Pollard, Nicola May and more....

And then we thank the following for their financial support without which we couldn't survive​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

SJP Foundation

The ALDO Trust

The Joicey Trust