Out of the Box – New Arrivals – February 2020

February was certainly a busy month in the library. Homework help is in full swing, our Summer Reading programs have finished and our delivery table was stacked with boxes and boxes of new material!

Below is a small snapshot of what arrived on the shelves in February. Have fun exploring!


American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins

Edgar Allan Poe and the Empire of the Dead by Karen Lee Street

Perfect Crime by Helen Fields

The Devil Inside by David Hicks

The Hidden Girl and Other Stories by Ken Liu

The Red Address Book by Sofia Lundberg

Motherwhelmed by Anniki Sommerville

Charlotte Pass by Lee Christine

Interior Chinatown by Charles Yu

The Foundling by Stacey Halls


Angola: the Bradt Travel Guide

Find Your Voice by Caroline Goyder

Roots: How Melbourne Became the Live Music Capital of the World by Craig Home

Sabre Squadron by Cameron Spence

Cluck: A Book of Happiness for Chicken Lovers by Freya Haanen

The Pie Maker, The Australian Women’s Weekly

Seven Steps to Get Your Child Reading by Louise Park

My Name is Why: a Memoir by Lemn Sissay

Breaking and Mending by Joanna Cannon

10-Minute Declutter by Skye Alexander


Maggie’s Run by Kelly Hunter – Large Print

Innocence Dies by Colin Falconer – Talking Book, MP3

Barbed Wire and Cherry Blossom by Anita Heiss -Talking Book, MP3

If You Could Go Anywhere by Paige Toon – Talking Book, MP3

Testaments by Margaret Atwood – Large Print

The Single Mum’s Wish List by Charlene Allcott – Large Print


A Girl Called Shameless by Laura Steven

Soul Eater 11 by Atshsh Okubo

Last Star Burning by Caitlin Sangster

Scavenge the Stars by Tara Sim

Tweet Cute by Emma Lord


Poppy Field by Michael Morpurgo – Picture book

Wow! Vehicles: A Book of Extraordinary Facts by Jacqueline McCann

Never Feed a Yeti Spaghetti by Kali Stileman – Board Book

Snowflakes, Silver and Secrets by Tracey Corderoy – Junior Fiction

Catwad: It’s Me by Jim Benton – Junior Graphic Novel

Slam Your Poetry: Write a Revolution by Miles Merrill – Junior Non-Fiction

The First Sniff (Fart Boy, 1) by Adam Wallace – Junior Fiction

Bernard Makes a Splash by Lisa Stickley – Picture Book

Double Trouble by Sarah Dyer – Picture Book

If You Meet an Elephant by Debbie Smith – Picture Book