The books

Find out more about the Reading Well titles. Leaflets containing the booklist and other promotional material are available from our online shop.

If you want to access these books on a digital device, you can download ebooks via your library’s e-lending service. For support with this email readingwell@readingagency.org.uk.

Reading Well

Reading Well helps you to understand and manage your health and wellbeing using helpful reading.

The books are chosen by health experts and people living with the conditions covered. People can be recommended a title by a health professional, or they can visit their local library and take a book out for free.

There are currently five Reading Well booklists for adults, young people and children.

Reading Well is available bilingually in Wales. Darganfyddwch fwy am y teitlau sydd ar restrau llyfrau Darllen yn Well Llyfrau ar Bresgripsiwn a fydd ar gael yng Nghymru: dementia ac iechyd meddwl.

Mood-boosting Books

Reading Well Mood-boosting Books is a national promotion of uplifting titles, including novels, poetry and non-fiction. The books are all recommended by readers and reading groups.