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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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Alison’s Picks – February

The Year of the Farmer  by Rosalie Ham. Here is a brilliant, satirical evocation of Australian rural life. Mitch Bishop’s farm is going to hell in a handbasket, owing mainly to drought. Water is more precious than gold, and is … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – January

Best Read: A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult The warm fall day starts like any other at the Center, a women’s reproductive health services clinic, its staff offering care to anyone who passes through its doors. Then, in late … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – December

Best Read: The Girl in Kellers Way by Megan Goldin When a body is found buried near the desolate forest road of Kellers Way, Detective Melanie Carter must identify the victim if she is to have any chance of finding … Continue reading

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Alison’s Picks – December

  Seeing George by Cassandra Austin.  As a young woman, Violet met a man named George – except that he didn’t look like a man. He looked exactly like a dragon. And nobody but her saw him as a dragon. … Continue reading

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Librarians’ Choice – November

Wundersmith: The Calling of Morrigan Crow  (junior fiction) by Jessica Townsend Return to the magical world of Nevermoor, where Morrigan Crow’s adventures continue. The most anticipated sequel of the year – a treat for all fans of magic. Morrigan may … Continue reading

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