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What Library Staff are Reading – May

The Japanese lover by  Isabelle Allende – a book about a young Jewish girl who is evacuated to family in America just as World War II is breaking out and how she and the son of the gardener (Japanese) who … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading – April 2018

The Dinner by Herman Koch – read for a for book group. I found it quite compelling, if a little upsetting.  I would recommend it. 4/5 Sanctuary by Judy Nunn.  When I heard Judy Nunn talk about this book at a … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading – March

My Absolute Darling by Gabriel Tallent – This won’t be for everyone. The writing is excellent, the characters well-developed, and the plot piercing. However, there are certainly aspects of this novel that are disturbing. The father in the novel is eminently despicable … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading

Edouard Manet – The Reader We may not be as serious as Manet’s Reader (that is a really big book), but you just might find something below to pique your interest. The time keeper by Mitch Albom – a nice … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading – December/January

 Find some holiday inspiration in what Library staff have been reading recently. Dark Emu by Bruce Pascoe – Pascoe details many ways in which agricultural methods, such as land management and domestication of plants, were employed by indigenous Australians long … Continue reading

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What Library Staff are Reading – October

Too scared to leave the house? Find some inspiration in what Library staff have been reading recently! All Together Now by Gill Hornby. Take a bunch of people living in a commuter suburb of London, a suburb whose heart is … 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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