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Alison’s Picks – March

The Attachment, by Ailsa Piper and Tony Doherty. Bracing, exploratory conversations, engaged in without the will to dominate, are (for me) among life’s most intriguing activities. These two authors connected across a fairly powerful ideological barrier (Doherty a Catholic priest, … 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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What Library Staff are Reading – August

The Daffodils have spoken – spring is just around the corner. While some of us may now be tempted outdoors, the wise know that The Reading Season is not quite over. Here is a selection of titles that library staff have … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading – July

If there was any doubt, we are in the depths of winter here in the Mountains. It’s time to batten down the hatches, find somewhere warm, and lose ourselves in a good book. Library staff have been leading by example, … Continue reading

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Good Reading magazine – July

The July issue of Good Reading magazine is ready for you to read! In the July cover story, author Monica McInerney shares how her own experience of being torn between Ireland and Australian has found its way into the emotional undercurrent of … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading – February 2017

Books staff have been reading over the past month or two.  Here’s the rating scale used: 1 star ~ I hated it / Don’t bother / It felt more like homework than reading for pleasure 2 stars ~ I didn’t … Continue reading

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Alison’s Picks – April 2016

Alice Hoffman : The Marriage of Opposites Jane Smiley : Some Luck Alex Christofi : Glass Eve Harris : The Marrying of Chani Kaufman  

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