How can we possibly “Keep Calm and Read On” when you’ve made our For Downton Abbey Fans Pinterest Board so amazing! It’s been very inspiring seeing your Downton Abbey Read-Alike book displays and your partons enjoying your Downton Abbey-themed events!

We’d like to officially announce this month’s winning library, drum roll please …

1)       Downton Abbey Read-Alike Book Display Winner:


(Congrats to librarian Carol and the Trails Regional Library staff in Lexington, MO.)

Trails Regional Library-Carol Nolte-Lexington, MO

We just loved the Downton Abbey-themed cutouts! Thanks again to Carol for including our Keep Calm and Read On Downton Abbey Read-Alike poster!

Do your patrons love Downton Abbey too? There’s still time to enter our contest! Email us photos of your Downton Abbey-themed book displays and events by May 31 and you could be the next to win a Downton Abbey Prize Basket for your library … Downton Abbey Wine included!

Click to check out some of the amazing photos that have already been posted, and be inspired!

Be sure to use our Keep Calm and Read OnDownton Abbey Read-Alike Poster. It suggests great reads for patrons who crave a little more Downton between episodes and also provides amazing Downton Abbey-themed programming ideas.


Click Here to Request a Downton Abbey Read Alike Poster.

Click to Download a Printable Poster.

Hurricane Branch Library-Sarah Hall-WINNER

Last month’s Keep Calm and Read on winner Sarah in front of her amazing book display at the Hurricane Branch Library! We love the period dress, so lovely!

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“Nothing Succeeds Like Excess …”

And because, as The Dowager Countess of Grantham has said, “Nothing succeeds like excess,” here are even more wonderful reading selections in our Downton Abbey Read Alike Collection!

ANNOUNCING WINNER: Keep Calm and Read On with Random House

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