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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – September

Best Read: The Woman in the Window by A.J.Finn It isn’t paranoia if it’s really happening… Anna Fox lives alone – a recluse in her New York City home, drinking too much wine, watching old movies… and spying on her neighbors. … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading – August

  The Court Reporter by Jamelle Wells (eAudio via BorrowBox) – compelling and entertaining. 4/5 stars Five ways to kill a man by Alex Gray (eAudio via RBdigital) – More gritty Glaswegian crime with the wise and compassionate DCI Lorimer and psychologist … Continue reading

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Creative Writing Workshop with Julian Leatherdale

Don’t miss out on a unique chance to meet and learn writing techniques from Julian Leatherdale, the acclaimed author of Palace of Tears and the 2018 follow-up, The Opal Dragonfly.  Blue Mountains Library is offering Julian Leatherdale’s all-day creative writing workshop as part … Continue reading

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Prize Winning Australian Writing

There is something for nearly everyone this week, with the winners of the 2018 Miles Franklin Award and Ned Kelly Awards announced over the weekend. Michelle de Krester has collected her second Miles Franklin Award for her novel The Life … Continue reading

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Librarians’ Choice – August

Check out these new release titles that have a librarian’s seal of approval! 1. Jane Doe and the Cradle of All Worlds by Jeremy Lachlan (junior fiction) Step inside. Don’t look back. Forward is the only way. His Dark Materials meets … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – August

Best Read: The Alice Network by Kate Quinn In a historical novel from author Kate Quinn, two women-a female spy recruited to the real-life Alice Network in France during World War I and an unconventional American socialite searching for her … Continue reading

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Good Reading Magazine – July 2018

The August issue of Good Reading magazine is ready for you to enjoy through Blue Mountains Library! In this month’s edition: Laura Elizabeth Woollett talks to Good Reading about her visit to the Peoples Temple Christian Church as research for her new … Continue reading

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