Author Archives: Librarians with Altitude

September’s theme for the Read Watch Play Twitter Group is #localread

Join the discussion this month about #localread. We will be focussing on all things local, or with a strong sense of place, in this #localread discussion (and it will be great as always to see what surprising ideas people include.) … Continue reading

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The Great War and Silent Feature Film

Just how important to the war effort were the silent propaganda films of 100 years ago and how do they look to today’s audiences? As part of History Week 2015, on Friday September 11, Blue Mountains City Library is offering … Continue reading

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Read Watch Play Twitter Group August 2015 #watchread

#watchread There will be a twitter discussion next Tuesday 25 August on this month’s theme #watchread. Join the rest of the world starting at 8pm Australian Eastern Standard Time,  9pm New Zealand Time, 6pm Singapore Standard Time, 8am GMT and 12 … Continue reading

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Alison’s Picks – August 2015

Think forward to the days beginning to warm up again . . . we hope These reading suggestions from Alison will perhaps will banish the cold. Kent Haruf : Our Souls at Night Sophie Laguna : The Eye of the Sheep David … Continue reading

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August is Family History Month – Check Out Our Events

A Taste of Family History Monday 17 to Sat 22 August | 10.00am to 1.00pm Daily | Springwood Library | Drop in Just drop in  any morning during the above week to get A Taste of Family History. The Blue … Continue reading

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The Dressmaker of Dachau by Mary Chamberlain

The Dressmaker of Dachau by Mary Chamberlain London : The Borough Press, 2015.  329 pages Found on the Adult Fiction shelves at CHAMBERLAIN Plot summary  : The Dressmaker of Dachau by Mary Chamberlain is an intensely engaging historical novel written … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – August 2015

Best Read : The Dressmaker of Dachau by Mary Chamberlain Australian Author : Savanna Winds by Tamara McKinley Thriller : Cold, Cold Heart by Tami Hoag and The Unforgiven by Sean Slater General Fiction : Reflection by Diane Chamberlain Crime … Continue reading

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