Author Archives: Librarians with Altitude

Mysterium – Boardgame Review

Looking for some gaming inspiration? Here is a review of Mysterium by one of our board game enthusiasts. Mysterium  I’ve had this board game since Christmas and it is still a total joy to play. A cooperative game for 2-7 … Continue reading

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Kids – Learn Illustration from A True Professional!

Kids! A unique school holidays opportunity – learn illustration tips from a true professional! Cheryl Orsini will be holding two workshops at Katoomba Library on Friday 6th October – she’s one of Australia’s top children’s illustrators and, in these fast-paced, … Continue reading

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eBook of the Month – September

Neil Gaiman’s Norse Mythology This month’s title is rated 4.5 stars on Good Reads. Neil Gaiman’s work has been honoured with many awards, including the Newbery and Carnegie Medals. In this anthology he presents his version of the Norse myths. … Continue reading

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Librarian’s Choice – September

Have you ever asked your librarian for a book recommendation? Well here are the top 10 favourite books for August as voted by librarians across Australia on the Librarians’s Choice website. 1. The Choke by Sofie Laguna Abandoned by her … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading – September

Looking for some Spring reading inspiration? There is something for everyone in this selection of books that library staff have been reading recently. We didn’t love them all, but maybe you will!   Lorimer and Brightman (series) by Alex Gray … Continue reading

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Library love letters

A small hand passed a small note across the counter at Blaxland Library. Could there be any better advice for those feeling the pains of boredom?

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