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Costa Book Awards 2017 Shortlists

The Costa Book Awards is one of the UK’s most prestigious and popular literary prizes and recognises some of the most enjoyable books of the year, written by authors based in the UK and Ireland. 2017 shortlist has been announced … Continue reading

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Prime Minister’s Literary Awards 2017 Shortlists

The shortlists for the 2017 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards have been announced. You can reserve your copy at City of Parramatta Library. The shortlisted titles in each category are:  

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Sophie Hannah’s Hercule Poirot

A new Poirot movie is recently on our screens: Murder on the orient express, a famous adaptation of Agatha Christie’s book, again and again. Christie is a most loved author, the creator of Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple. All of her … Continue reading

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What’s new – non fiction selections

Books, books, books, whether in print or electronic format, we avid readers love it. Here are a few photoshoots that we’ve just taken and surely you’ll find one that you’d like to read. Considering that we usually tell you guys more … Continue reading

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The dry – a book review

Title: The Dry Author: Jane Harper Review by Katherine The Dry by Jane harper has been described as “mythic and valiant” and there is no doubt that Jane Harper has become the latest Aussie literary sensation.  The Dry has now … Continue reading

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