"Book lovers never go to bed alone"
Ned Kelly AwardsContinue
Added by Sarah Wild on August 24, 2015 at 17:56 — No Comments
We’re past the middle of Winter now, but it’s still really cold outside, and so it’s perfect weather to curl up with a really good book at night.
We thought we would post some of the most borrowed books over Winter thus far, as a bit of extra inspiration for some absorbing books to read.
"Falling in Love" by Donna Leon
Added by Sarah Wild on July 28, 2015 at 17:30 — No Comments
It's hard not to get a bit excited about the Oscar Award ceremony, and we noticed with interest just how many book titles were part of the nominations list this year.
Here are just some of the books:Continue
Added by Sarah Wild on February 23, 2015 at 16:11 — No Comments
The 14th of February is (also) Library Lovers Day, and the staff in the Library have nominated books that they love. They are either some of our ‘all-time favourite’ books, or books that we’ve read recently that we’ve really enjoyed.…Continue
Added by Sarah Wild on February 12, 2015 at 15:38 — No Comments
The staff at the Library have nominated these books as some of their favourite reads for 2014.
A young boy in New York City, Theo Decker, miraculously survives an accident that takes the life of his mother. Alone and abandoned by his father, Theo is taken in by a friend's family and struggles to make sense of…Continue
Added by Sarah Wild on December 23, 2014 at 15:49 — No Comments
Prime Minister Tony Abbott and Arts Minister George Brandis have announced the shortlists for the 2014 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards.
The 2014 shortlists feature some of Australia’s most significant and recognised writers, as well as gifted debut authors across all six award…
Added by Sarah Wild on October 21, 2014 at 17:00 — No Comments
Added by Sarah Wild on October 14, 2014 at 15:35 — No Comments
We decided to add a section about the most borrowed books in the library, as we thought that it might be interesting to see what books other people are borrowing. The most borrowed books for the past week were:
1. "Diary of a Wimpy Kid : the Ugly Truth" by Jeff Kinney
2. "Life After Life" by Kate Atkinson
3. "Private : No. 1 Suspect" by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
4. "Big Little Lies" by Liane Moriarty
5. "In the Dark" by Deborah…Continue
Added by Sarah Wild on September 29, 2014 at 16:52 — No Comments