Category Archives: Recommended Reading

Australia’s 50 Favourite Kids’ Books

    Wondering how to get your child to read more? Better Reading have released their Top 50 reads of 2018 for kids as voted for by the Australian public. These books are adored by many children so why not … Continue reading

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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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2018 Man Booker Prize longlist

The Man Booker Prize is the leading literary award in the English speaking world. The prize is awarded to what is, in the opinion of the judges, the best novel of the year written in English and published in the … Continue reading

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Top 10 Librarians Choice – July 2018

The Top 10 Reads for July 2018 as voted for by Library staff around Australia. Reserve a copy now to find a new top read. A Month of Sundays – Liz Byrski (Librarians’ Choice Favourite) For over ten years, Ros, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Surprise Me by Sophie Kinsella

Surprise Me by Sophie Kinsella Summary After being together for ten years, Sylvie and Dan have all the trimmings of a happy life and marriage; they have a comfortable home, fulfilling jobs, beautiful twin girls, and communicate so seamlessly, they … Continue reading

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