Category Archives: Book Reviews

Book Review One Life My Mother’s Story by Kate Grenville

One Life: My Mother’s Story  Kate Grenville Nance was a week short of her sixth birthday when she and Frank were roused out of bed in the dark and lifted into the buggy, squashed in with bedding, the cooking pots … Continue reading

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Book Review The Word is Murder by Anthony Horowitz

The Word is Murder – Anthony Horowitz Description She Planned Her Own Funeral. But Did She Arrange Her Murder? A wealthy woman strangled six hours after she’s arranged her own funeral. A very private detective uncovering secrets but hiding his … Continue reading

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Haunting Reads for Halloween

Our librarian delves into the origins of Halloween and recommends a few of her favourite haunting reads. To reserve books shown in the video for yourself click the links below: The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson The Woman … Continue reading

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Book Review: Readers of the Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald

The Readers of the Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald Summary It all begins with a correspondence between two quite different women: 28-year-old Sara from Haninge, Sweden, and 65-year-old Amy from Broken Wheel, Iowa. After two years of exchanging books, letters and thoughts on the meaning of literature … Continue reading

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All About Books – Spring 2018

Welcome to the latest edition, Spring 2018, of our reading suggestions guide – All About Books. It is full of reading ideas for all ages with a selection of the most interesting and exciting reads to be published over the … Continue reading

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