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2018 Women’s Prize for Fiction

British-Pakistani author Kamila Shamsie has won the 2018 Women’s Prize for Fiction for her novel Home Fire, from 6 shortlisted titles. Home Fire, which reworks Sophocles’ tragedy Antigone to tell the story of a British Muslim family’s connection to the … Continue reading

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2018 Miles Franklin Literary Award

It’s never too late to recommend good reads. So there it is for this year’s important literary award in Australia. This year Miles Franlin longlist has listed these authors for their wonderful works Peter Carey – A Long Way From … Continue reading

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Shelf Check

Don’t we all love fresh new books? This morning I did a shelf check and wanted to see what’s there:

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The road and others reviewed

Today Katherine and Ali reviewed some old titles and hope you’ll like it.  

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Brain Science in the Library

Brain science and neuroscience has been such a popular read subject in the library science publishing of The brain that changes itself by Norman Doidge in 2008. The rapid development of neurological researches and discoveries has drawn more attention from … Continue reading

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