Category Archives: Books and reading

Good Reading Magazine – February 2020

The February issue of Good Reading magazine is ready for you to enjoy through Blue Mountains Library! This Month  In The Light After the War, Anita Abriel draws upon the true story of her mother surviving the Holocaust to craft a … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – February

Best Read: The Girl in the Letter by Emily Gunnis A heartbreaking letter. A girl locked away. A mystery to be solved. 1956. When Ivy Jenkins falls pregnant she is sent in disgrace to St Margaret’s, a dark, brooding house … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading – February

The Chain by Adrian McKinty – I have enjoyed Adrian McKinty’s other novels set in Northern Ireland and with such interesting titles as I hear sirens in the street and Police at the station and they don’t look friendly. Apparently … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – January

Best Read:  The Last Widow by Karin Slaughter  A mysterious kidnapping. On a hot summer night, a scientist from the Centers for Disease Control is grabbed by unknown assailants in a shopping center parking lot. Vanished into thin air, the … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading – December

Wishing you all a safe and happy Christmas from the Blue Mountains Library staff. Winter by Knausgård, Karl Ove. – I will read anything by this author, anywhere, anytime. 4/5 The righteous mind: why good people are divided by politics … Continue reading

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eAudio of the Month – December

Enjoy this great new eAudio title from Borrowbox. Head to the catalogue or straight to Borrowbox to browse and borrow from our fabulous collection.   eBooks, eMagazines & eAudio from Blue Mountains library

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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – November

Best Read: The Forgotten Letters of Esther Durrant by Kayte Nunn 1951. Esther Durrant, a young mother, is committed to an isolated mental asylum by her husband. Run by a pioneering psychiatrist, the hospital is at first Esther’s prison but … Continue reading

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