Category Archives: Books and reading

What Library Staff are Reading – March

A Keeper by Graham Norton – A fantastic novel set in Ireland. This novel has everything –  intriguing plot, fascinating characters, moody setting, clever use of language. Highly recommended. 5 stars Any Ordinary Day by Leigh Sales – ABC Journalist … Continue reading

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Librarians’ Choice – March

  1. The Rip by Mark Brandi ‘It’s funny how quick it happens and without you really noticing. Anton said once that it’s like walking out into the sea, and you think everything’s fine and the water’s warm, but when you … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – March

Best Read: And so it Begins by Rachel Abbott Who will believe your story if the only witness is dead? Cleo knows she should be happy for her brother Mark. He’s managed to find someone new after the sudden death … Continue reading

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Librarians’ Choice – February

1. 99 Percent Mine by Sally Thorne Darcy Barrett has undertaken a global survey of men. She’s travelled the world, and can categorically say that no one measures up to Tom Valeska, whose only flaw is that Darcy’s twin brother … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – February

Best Read: The Pearl Thief by Fiona McIntosh Severine Kassel is asked by the Louvre in 1963 to aid the British Museum with curating its antique jewellery, her specialty. Her London colleagues find her distant and mysterious, her cool beauty … Continue reading

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Good Reading Magazine – February 2019

The February issue of Good Reading magazine is ready for you to enjoy through Blue Mountains Library! Jennifer Spence poses a thorny philosophical question about personal tragedy and the nature of time in The Lost Girls. Book publisher and author Jane Carswell tells … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading – January

The Diary of a Bookseller is the diary of Shaun Bythell, owner of Scotland’s largest second-hand bookshop. The life of “The Bookshop” in Wigtown is fascinating in its ebbs and flows. Bythell is not shy of making scathing comments about … Continue reading

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