Devon’s libraries celebrate Hilary Mantel

Devon author Hilary Mantel recently became the first British writer to win the Man Booker Prize for Fiction twice, after her novel Bring up the Bodies was named the best book of the year.


To celebrate her success Devon County Council’s Library Service is ordering additional copies of her books, and offering free reservations on all her titles until Christmas.

Devon’s full library catalogue can also be accessed online at The website offers full search facilities to help people find and reserve books, films, music, audio books and more! You can even request which library to collect them from. Library members can also renew their loans online, or by calling 0845 155 1001.

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