Monthly Archives: July 2011

Katoomba Library Temporary Closure

Katoomba Library will be closed on Saturday July 30th to enable sanding of the exposed concrete flooring to be completed. The sanding will commence after close of business on Friday July 29 and will be ready in time for opening … Continue reading

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Alison’s Picks – July 2011

John Tesarsch The Philanthropist   Alice Hoffman Blackbird House Thomas Keneally The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith Fiona McGregor Indelible Ink Cormac McCarthy Blood Meridian

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The Good The Bad The Ugly : Reviewed by You

A Ticket to the Circus by Norris Church Mailer Review : At age 52 Norman Mailer, best-selling author and chauvinistic womaniser, decided it was time to settle down and give monogamy a try. He married Norris Church (31) in 1980, … Continue reading

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Connecting Through Stories

Connecting Through Stories is a day time book club for seniors, parents and others who are free on week days. You can take part in the book club in person, or if you can’t get out, you can join in … Continue reading

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A Good Start to the Day

From The Telegraph in the UK : Excerpts from Roald Dahl books will be printed on cereal boxes over the next few weeks as part of an ambitious attempt to encourage more children to read. Puffin has struck a deal with … Continue reading

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July Edition of Goodreading Magazine

Goodreading magazine is 10 years old this month. Happy Birthday! In the July edition, you are whisked off to Prince Edward Island, Canada, the home of L M Montgomery, creator of everyone’s favourite redhead, Anne Shirley. Or you could go on … Continue reading

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