"Book lovers never go to bed alone"
Here's a neat little poem to brighten this rainy afternoon. If this had a melody, it could be the theme song of libraries world over!
Television- By Roald Dahl
The most important thing we've learned,
So far as children are concerned,
Is never, NEVER, NEVER let
Them near your television set --
Or better still, just don't install
The idiotic thing at all.
In almost every house we've been,
We've watched them gaping at the…
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If you are a die-hard fan of Marian Keyes, as I am, and have read everything she's ever written, then you will be excited to hear that she has all but finished the "Helen" novel! Helen is the youngest of the five sisters in the Walsh family, whose lives have featured in Watermelon,…Continue
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This is a great initiative designed to counter the gender bias in reviewing and social media newsfeeds. It actively promotes the reading and reviewing of a wide range of contemporary Australian women's writing throughout 2012, the National Year of Reading.
Anyone can join in the challenge, by reading and reviewing a variety of writing by Australian women,…Continue
Check out the exciting program of events planned for the October School Holidays- inspired by the International Year of Forests 2011. The full program can be found on the Children's Library webpage, and bookings open on Monday 12th September. Make sure you don't miss…Continue
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For lovers of the greystockinged life- a list of songs to help you get your fix when the library doors are closed.
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The winners of the Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Awards were announced at midday today.
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