Monthly Archives: July 2017

Man Booker Prize 2017 Longlist

The longlist has been announced, and it is time to get borrowing! Put your copies on reserve now, and start your Man Booker reading journey. The shortlist will be announced on September 13th, with the winner announced on October 17th. … Continue reading

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New Book Club Title for July

Attention all Book Clubs! The library has a new addition to our book club kit collection:  The Light Between Oceans Local book clubs can apply for a special Book Club membership card and use this to reserve and borrow a … Continue reading

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Author Talk – Mark Tedeschi, QC

Murder at Myall Creek : the trial that defined a nation by Mark Tedeschi QC The most sensational trial of mass murder in Australia’s legal history occurred in 1838 when eleven convicts and former convicts were put on trial for … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading – July

If there was any doubt, we are in the depths of winter here in the Mountains. It’s time to batten down the hatches, find somewhere warm, and lose ourselves in a good book. Library staff have been leading by example, … Continue reading

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Good Reading magazine – July

The July issue of Good Reading magazine is ready for you to read! In the July cover story, author Monica McInerney shares how her own experience of being torn between Ireland and Australian has found its way into the emotional undercurrent of … Continue reading

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eBook of the Month – July

Looking for a romance with both laughs and tears? This month’s title is rated 4.5 stars on Good Reads.   You will find our eBook collection on two platforms. AXIS360 has over 2500 titles in fiction, non fiction, YA and … Continue reading

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Alison’s Picks July 2017

The Restorer by Michael Sala Arthur and George by Julian Barnes Capital by John Lanchester The Taming of the Queen by Philippa Gregory

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