Category Archives: Recommended Reading

Top 10 Loans Parramatta Libraries 2018

2018 was a very busy year for the City of Parramatta Libraries with over 1 million loans across all our branches! We have selected the top 10 loans for adult non fiction, adult¬†fiction, young adult fiction and junior fiction from … Continue reading

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Goodreads Choice Awards 2018 Winners

The winners of the 10th Annual Goodreads Choice Awards, as decided by readers, have been announced! To celebrate their 10th year Goodreads created a new award – Best of the Best. Readers chose The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas … Continue reading

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Pod Cast In Conversation with Grace De Morgan

New Pod Cast from Parra Pods – In Conversation with Grace De Morgan! Listen to the recording of City of Parramatta Library’s Wine and Cheese night with Grace De Morgan author of ‘Everything Happens for a Riesling: Your not so … Continue reading

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Librarians Choice December and January

Welcome to the last Top 10 Librarians’ Choice reads for 2018! There is some great new books being published this month and next – a little something for everyone. Click on a title below to reserve a copy as your … Continue reading

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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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