Better Reading Top 100 Books as voted by YOU!


BR-TOP100-770X200PX-web-bannerBetter Reading’s Top 100 is the first wide-ranging book survey voted for by Australians

Are we really a sports-loving nation obsessed by footy and the outdoors? Well, our Top 100 list reveals that we’re also a nation of avid readers.

Around 5000 people responded to Better Reading’s survey on their favourite books, the first survey of its kind. Is your favourtite among them? Continue reading

Parra Reads Recipes – April 2015


parra reads recipes logo new2The theme for April was ‘Easter Eats’ and the club members had a great time looking at some of the wonderful Easter food traditions from different cultures, fish seemed to be a common theme.
The recipes shared at this meeting could be adapted to be used to celebrate the Easter (or any other) occasion. Every Occasion Ice Cream Cake and Sweet and Sour Sauce were the recipes shared for this month. Don’t forget – next months theme is ‘Creative Cakes’ and the meeting will be on Thursday 14 May at 2.30pm at Parramatta Library.

every occasion ice cream cake2Chinese sweet and sour sauce

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