If you don't fancy loading down your bookcase with books, download ebooks, audiobooks and magazines on to your tablet from Hertfordshire Library.
Of course, Hitchin Library has loads of 'real' books you can take. Find out the opening hours here.
Have a look at the Summer Reads collection of e-books chosen specially for reading while you’re on holiday.
Download some great audiobooks to listen to wherever you are.
There's also all the best magazines to read on your tablet - and you can even read the daily paperonline if you want to keep up to date while you’re away!
Visit hertsdirect.org/libraries for all their online services.
31st May 2012
Writer and sax player. Brought up in Hitchin and - apart from uni and some ensuing madness of life in London - I've always lived here.