Monthly Archives: December 2011

Library Staff Favourite Reads of 2011

Favourite Reads for 2011 Monsieur Linh and his Child by Phillippe Claudel Chasing Harry Winston by Lauren Weisberger The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer Little Coffee Shop of Kabul by Deborah Rodriguez Program Or … Continue reading

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What Staff are Looking Forward To Reading These Holidays

I belong to two book groups so I do a fair bit of reading that is not of my choice and just not enough time to get round to all the ones I do want to read. So many library … Continue reading

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Bookworms @ Blackheath Library

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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas From 12 noon on Saturday 24th December 2011 all branches of the Blue Mountains City Library are closed while the staff take a well-earned break. We will re-open at the normal time on Tuesday 3rd January. We wish … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading . . .

Mary Boleyn: The Great and Infamous Whore by Alison Weir – What a title! Weir is the queen of historical biography. Not so keen on her fiction writing though. Rivers of London by Ben Aaronovich – a suggestion from a … Continue reading

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The Australian Women Writers Challenge 2012

This is a post from the Blackheath Area Neighbourhood Centre’s website : Next year is the 2012 National Year of Reading. There are a variety of reading challenges around including the Australian Women Writers Challenge 2012. This reading challenge came about … Continue reading

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The Top 7 Websites To Find Unique Or Unknown Free Audiobooks

Makeuseof have evaluated and listed the top 7 websites to find uniques or unknown free audiobooks in a recent article. Below is a summary of this article (or click here to read the whole thing). It complements nicely their earlier … Continue reading

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