Category Archives: Books and reading

What Library Staff are Reading – December/January

 Find some holiday inspiration in what Library staff have been reading recently. Dark Emu by Bruce Pascoe – Pascoe details many ways in which agricultural methods, such as land management and domestication of plants, were employed by indigenous Australians long … Continue reading

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Librarian’s Choice – December/January

1. Hangman by Jack Heath Meet Timothy Blake, codename Hangman. Blake is a genius, known for solving impossible cases. He’s also a psychopath with a dark secret, and the FBI’s last resort. A 14-year-old boy vanishes on his way home … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – December/January

Best Read: Birdcage Walk by Helen Dunmore It is 1792 and Europe is seized by political turmoil and violence. Lizzie Fawkes has grown up in Radical circles where each step of the French Revolution is followed with eager idealism. But … Continue reading

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Good Reading Magazine – November

The November issue of Good Reading magazine is ready for you to enjoy! Veteran Aussie storyteller Judy Nunn joins us this month to tell us about her latest novel, Sanctuary, which follows a group of refugees who run aground on a barren island … Continue reading

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Librarian’s Choice – November 2017

1. Atlantic Black by A. S. Patric From the winner of the 2016 Miles Franklin Award, a haunting novel set on an ocean liner crossing the Atlantic to Europe. A seventeen-year-old girl called Katerina Klova is travelling with her mother. … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading – October

Too scared to leave the house? Find some inspiration in what Library staff have been reading recently! All Together Now by Gill Hornby. Take a bunch of people living in a commuter suburb of London, a suburb whose heart is … 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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