Tag Archives: Book Clubs

New Book Club Kits for August

  We have two great new titles to add to our Book Club collection. Local book clubs can apply for a special Book Club membership card and use this to reserve and borrow a set of books for the club. … Continue reading

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New Book Club Title for July

Attention all Book Clubs! The library has a new addition to our book club kit collection:  The Light Between Oceans Local book clubs can apply for a special Book Club membership card and use this to reserve and borrow a … Continue reading

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#bookclubread, the Read Watch Play theme for June 2016

#bookclubread Join us in June as we talk about book clubs, what they are reading and what exactly makes a book good for discussion. Whether you are looking for a serious discussion or an excuse to regularly catch up with … Continue reading

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Stella Prize Longlist Book of the Day

Here is a message from the Stella Prize people: Since the announcement of the 2016 Stella Prize longlist on 9 February, we’ve had a huge response from readers who are loving the 12 books in contention for the prize. To celebrate, … Continue reading

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Good news!

Good news! – The library now has a Goodreads account! But what is Goodreads? Goodreads is a social media site for books! This site allows you to like, share, rate and review books. You can even join online books group … Continue reading

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Free books for book clubs

Do you belong to a book club?  Pantera Press are giving book clubs the chance to win 5 signed copies of the Pantera Press title of their choice. All you have to do is tell them, in 25 words or less, … Continue reading

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The 2014 Stella Prize Longlist

Only in its second year, The Stella Prize is a major literary award, named after Stella Maria ‘Miles’ Franklin and is awarded to celebrate Australian women’s writing. (It is not to be confused with the Miles Franklin Literary Award for Australian … Continue reading

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