Monthly Archives: December 2014

Springwood Library update

It’s been a very hectic few weeks at Springwood Library. We know that many of our regulars can’t imagine what on earth we are getting up to when we are not looking after their reading needs. Let us assure you … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading – December 2014

I read The Secret Scripture by Sebastian Barry and loved it. This book is captivating for its Irish style of talking (the two main characters keep diaries) and the story is heartbreaking but potted with moments of happiness and the … Continue reading

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Alison’s Best of 2014

Alison has looked back on her reading in 2014 and come up with her top reads for the year. Have you read any of them? Would you put them in your favourites list?   Peter Goldsworthy : Wish Annah Faulkner : The … Continue reading

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The Blue Mile by Kim Kelly

The Blue Mile by Kim Kelly Sydney, N.S.W. : Macmillan, 2014. 440 pages. Found on the Adult Fiction shelves at F KELLY and as a Talking Book at TB KEL CD Plot Summary : The week before Christmas, 1929, Eoghan O’Keenan … Continue reading

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The Wild Goose literary e-journal

After working as Blue Mountains City Library’s Editor-in-Residence throughout 2014, Natalie Muller is launching an exciting new project: The Wild Goose literary e-journal The official launch will be held at Katoomba Library on Saturday 13 December, 2014 at 2pm, and … Continue reading

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Clean up

Today we managed to get up into Springwood Library to begin the clean up.

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After the storm

We hope everyone is OK after the storm yesterday, especially those shops and businesses in Springwood that suffered storm damage. Thanks to the SES for supporting our community once again. Several Council facilities and services were affected by the storm. … Continue reading

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