Tag Archives: Memoir

Undaunted: the inspiring true story of an Australian man’s life on the edge

Hear author Hugh “Obi” O’Brien at Katoomba Library on Saturday 8th November, 2014 at 2pm. Undaunted, by Hugh ‘Obi’ O’Brien, is an explosive autobiography chronicling Obi’s years spent in the Navy as a Clearance Diver, and then in the elite … Continue reading

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Read Watch Play 2013 – October : Egoread

The theme this month is all about you and me – we’re going to read biographies, autobiographies and memoirs. Biographies and memoirs strike at our humanity. Understanding the motivations of another person’s life, empathising with their situation no matter how … Continue reading

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Listeners in the Mist – Blue Mountains City Library Podcasts

As promised, here is the podcast interview with author, Cecile Yazbek has been put up on Listeners in the Mist. Listeners in the Mist host John Merriman interviews Cecile about her creative life, including her latest book, Mezze to Milk Tart: From the … Continue reading

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Mezze to Milk Tart

Throughout the National Year of Reading we will be hosting author talks. We kicked off on Wednesday morning with Cecile Yazbek at Springwood Library talking about her latest book Mezze to Milk Tart. Not just a book full of yummy recipes, Mezze to … Continue reading

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The Good The Bad The Ugly : Reviewed by You

A Ticket to the Circus by Norris Church Mailer Review : At age 52 Norman Mailer, best-selling author and chauvinistic womaniser, decided it was time to settle down and give monogamy a try. He married Norris Church (31) in 1980, … Continue reading

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