PRG’s reports and annual reviews provide further detail of our work and its benefits. The resources section includes guidelines and suggested material for reading groups.
Here are some useful resources for reading groups
- Guidelines for starting a reading group
- Some book choices
- Short story ideas
- Groups for emergent readers
- Anthologies and short texts
- Poetry and plays
Reports highlighting the importance of reading and family initiatives:
This report from Unesco explores initiatives involving prison libraries around the world, and includes Prison Reading Groups as an example from the UK.
Summary findings from NPC’s 2018/19 research
Looks at the importance of strengthening family relationships to prevent reoffending.
A report from 2018 carried out by Demos explores the benefits of reading for society as a whole.