Out of the Box: New Arrival Highlights – June 2019

Another busy month is over and our Library’s shelves are bursting with new arrivals! In fact some titles are so popular we have had to order additional copies.

This month’s snapshot includes, audio books, DVDs, fiction, non-fiction, junior, young adult and eAudio and eBooks.

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Ditch by Herman Koch

Evvie Drake starts over by Linda Holmes

Frankissstein a love story by Jeanette Winterson

Lady’s guide to etiquette and murder by Dianne Freeman

Lifetime of impossible days by Tabitha Bird

Blood orange by Harriet Tyce

City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert

Conviction by Denise Mina

The Ottoman Secret by Raymond Khoury

Zero sum game by S.L. Huang

A love story for bewildered girls by Emma Morgan

The Awakening by Kate Chopin

Fall or dodge in hell by Neal Stephenson

The slipping place by Joanna Baker

The lost queen by Signe Pike

The white girl by Tony Birch


Bitcoin billionaires: a true story of genius, betrayal ad redemption by Ben Mezrich

Infinite Powers by Steven Strogatz

Rise and fall of the British nation by David Edgerton

Too big to walk: the new science of dinosaurs by Brian J. Ford

Two weeks in November: the astonishing untold story of the operation that toppled Mugabe by Douglas Rogers

Be with by Forrest Gander

The fate of food: what we’ll eat in a bigger, hotter, smarter wold by Amanda Little

In my blood: a memoir by Cheryl Koening

Stews and casseroles to make and save by Sophia Young

The healthy slow cooker by Ross Dobson

Lost in a good game by Pete Etchells


A a great selection of books, eBooks and eAudio!

Sick bay by Nova Weetman

Alice Miranda keeps the beat by Jacqueline Harvey

Black cockatoo by Carl Merrison

The Christmas party by Andrea Posner-Sanchez

Deenie by Judy Blume

First term at L’Etoile by Holly Willoughby

Five wallabies and one dog night by Fay Nelson

Lights out, Leonard by Josh Pyke

Lola Dutch by Kenneth Wright

Matthew’s goals by Michael Hardcastle 

Odd animals (National Geographic)

The phantom bully by Jeffrey Brown

Learn about road safety by Judy Hamilton

Zero to hero by Seb Goffe

Big shark little shark go to school by Anna Membrino

Down by the station by Jessica Stockham

Dump truck disco by Skye Silver

My friend robot by Sunny Scribens

Scapegoat by Ava Keyes

There was an old lady who swallowed the sea 

Nullaboo hullabaloo by Fleur Ferris

Destined to ride (DVD)

Just My Rotten Luck by James Patterson & Chris Tebbetts (eAudio)

The Search for the Silver witch by Sally Rippin (eAudio)

Truly Tan by Jen Storer (eAudio)

The 65-Storey Treehouse by Andy Griffiths (eAudio)

Katt vs. Dogg by James Patterson & Chris Grabenstein

The Deadly 7 by Garth Jennings (eBook)

Geordie’s Mingin Medicine by Roald Dahl (eBook)

Mr Bambuckle’s Remarkables by Tim Harris (eBook)

Frankie Fish and the Viking Fiasco by Peter Helliar (eBook)


Titles include both fiction and non-fiction.

Almost adulting: all you need to know to get it together (sort of) by Arden Rose

Diary of a Brilliant Kid: top secret guide to awesomeness by Andy Cope

The Colour of the sun by David Almond

Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi

To best the boys by Mary Weber

The weight of our sky by Hanna Alkaf

The candle and the flame by Nafiza Azad

The boy next story by Tiffany Schmidt

Testimony from your perfect girl by Kaui Hart Hemmings

Ghosts of the shadow market (Shadowhunters) by Cassandra Clare

There’s something about sweetie by Sandhya Menon

Sensitive by Allayne Webster

Once and future by Amy Rose Capetta

Girl gone viral by Arvin Ahmadi

Kindred: 12 queer #LoveOzYA stories 


Still on my mind – Dido


Australia in colour bringing the past to life


Captain Marvel

Catch 22


Friends, season 9

Seven in heaven


At eternitys gate

If Beale street could talk

The man who killed Hitler

On the basis of sex


Time out

King of thieves


Boy swallows universe by Trent Dalton

Australia Day by Stan Grant

The mindful kind by Rachael Kable

Under the midnight sky by Anna Romer


eAudio – Adult

The Minimalist Home by Joshua Becker

Spare Room by Dreda Say Mitchell

The Suspect by Fiona Barton

Detours by Tim Rogers

City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert

Imperfect Courage by Jessica Honegger

eBooks – Adult

Daughters of Chivalry by Kelcey Wilson-Lee

Blessing in Disguise by Danielle Steel

Alice to Prague by Tanya Heaslip

Kochie’s 11-Step Money Plan for a Better Life by David Koch

Simple Acts of Kindness