Each month behind the scenes at City of Parramatta Libraries staff work tirelessly to get thousands of new items onto the Library’s shelves each month! Providing library members with a wide range of titles and material to choose from.
Below is a small snapshot of just some of the items to arrive on the shelves in May 2019; including new publications and top-up titles.
Reserving your copy is easy and free, click on the book cover and have your library card and password/pin handy!
So many varied and interesting titles including thrillers, fantasy, historical fiction and more!
We have you covered with the following non-fiction titles; so many varied subjects to choose from!
A great selection of board books, picture books, junior fiction and non-fiction.
It does not seem to
matter if I am browsing through ‘All About Books’ or checking our recent
additions; I always seem to end up with too many Young Adult titles on my TBR
list. I hope the following titles allow you to grow your own TBR pile!
Welcome to the latest edition of our reading suggestions guide, All About Books. As usual the guide is packed full of an amazing selection of books being published over the next 3 months in addition to the popular staff picks section. There is something for everyone no matter there reading tastes or interests.
Pick up your FREE copy of the guide at any one of our library branches or download it now for those on the go – just click on the cover above.Each cover or title in the guide has a link to our library catalogue to make reserving your copy even quicker and easier – why not reserve the book before it is event published! Stay tuned for our inaugural kids edition of the guide which will be available soon.
Parramatta Library was very proud to host best selling author Paige Toon at Parramatta Town Hall on Tuesday 30th April. Paige was in Sydney to promote her new book If You Could Go Anywhere and have a chat with one of our wonderful librarians all whilst enjoying a sumptuous high tea. A lot of fun was had by all and many books sold – we were very grateful to Penguin Random House for giving us the opportunity to host an author talk with Paige who was a dynamic and engaging speaker. Her many fans brought or bought books for her to sign and commented how much they enjoyed the event and meeting one of their favourite authors. Paige was happy to answer our favourite question – Why do you love libraries?
This will be the final Librarians’ Choice Top 10 picks – the service is ceasing with this months release. Never fear though the City of Parramatta Libraries staff will still be releasing their recommendations, reviews and lists of must read books. So without further ado the final books as voted for by Library Staff around Australia.