Category Archives: Fantasy

Top 10 Librarians Choice – August 2018

Another wonderful selection of newly published books for August, as chosen by Library staff around Australia. A mixture of fantasy, fiction, true crime, a memoir an more. Why not finish off Winter by reading one this month? Jane Doe And … Continue reading

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Deja Who – a book review

Title: Deja Who Author: MaryJanice Davidson Reviewed by Suzanne This book is the first in a new series for Mary Janice Davidson, best known for her vampire series, Queen Betsy. I found this book to be an enjoyable, fun, quick … Continue reading

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Most Popular Reads in the Library Last Month

The following titles are the most borrowed titles in City of Parramatta Libraries last month. You’d be surprised by its diversity, well probably not that surprised. I’ve made some comments after each title just to let you know that reading … Continue reading

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Good Reads – Best Books of 2016 Winners!

The winners of the Good Reads Best Books of 2016 have been announced – did your favourite win? Categories included: Fiction, Mystery & Thriller, Historical Fiction, Fantasy, Romance, Science Fiction, Horror, Humour, Non Fiction, Memoir & Autobiography, History & Biography, … Continue reading

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Better Reading Top 100 Books 2016

Better Reading has released the 2016 Top 100 Book as voted by the Australian public – number 1 is Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird! Is your favourite in the list? The Top 50 Kids Books for 2016 list has … Continue reading

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