Monthly Archives: March 2012

Good Reading Magazine April edition is now online

What’s inside April gr?  Fiona McCallum talks about her new book, Wattle Creek. Mothers’ Day gift guide. Booked Up – see what’s happening in April with the calendar on page 23. Behind the Book – Kath’s Miracle by Kathleen Evans. … Continue reading

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Library Björk Parody

Do you Love2Read? We sure do! That’s why we made this fun Love2Read video, ‘It’s Storytime!’: It’s based on Björk’s ‘It’s Oh So Quiet’ song from the ’90s (see her original here), but ours has a library-themed twist. And while … Continue reading

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Do we need stories?

“I can imagine readers drawing comfort from the idea that their fiction habit is essential sustenance and not a luxury. But what is the nature of this need? What would happen if it wasn’t met?” (Tim Parks) Read Tim Parks’ … Continue reading

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The Kashmir Shawl by Rosie Thomas

The Kashmir Shawl by Rosie Thomas Found on the Adult Fiction shelves at THOMAS Plot Summary : Spanning decades and moving from the stark beauty of the Welsh landscape to the Himalayas and Kashmir, this is a story of bravery, … Continue reading

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#NYR12 Twitter Night – March

March’s theme has been Think in the Love2Read / National Year of Reading monthly themes.  Has your reading this month been thought-provoking, has your mind been returning to it again and again? There will be a live Twitter discussion on March 27th, starting … Continue reading

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Love2Read: Scrapbooking @ Springwood Library

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