LIBRARY LINES for week beginning 12 August 2019

The CBC are announcing the winners of the annual Book week shortlisted titles this Friday 16th at lunch time. Who do you think will win? The shortlisted titles are now on display until Saturday 24. They will be available for loan after Book week.

The sale table has been switched over for the next month to DVDs. Prices are $2 each or 3 for $5. All monies raised is spent directly on new stock.

A number of new magazine titles are available for loan and they are NSW Fishing & boating, National Geographic kids, Homespun and Australian Women’s Weekly food.

Some great new DVD titles are now available, and they include Descendants season 1 & 2, The Neverending story, National Treasure 1 & 2, Night at the museum 1 – 3.

Some great new fiction titles are available for loan this week and they include The passengers by Eleanor Limprecht, Death of a kingfisher and Death of yesterday by MC Beaton, Miracle at St Andrews by James Patterson, The silent invasion by James Bradley, War flower by Mary-Anne O’Connor, City of girls by Elizabeth Gilbert, Hitch by Kathryn Hind, A lifetime of impossible days by Tabitha Bird, The cinema at starlight creek by Alli Sinclair, Those who are loved by Victoria Hislop, The white girl by Tony Birch, Mrs Every-thing by Jennifer Weiner, Secrets of Silvergum by Mandy Magro, Mary B by Katherine J. Chen, Goodwood by Holly Throsby, Allegra in three parts by Suzanne Daniel, The island of sea women by Lisa See, The daughter’s tale by Armando Lucas Correa and Blood River by Tony Cavanaugh.

Lots of new kids titles this week and they include Where’s Wally? The great picture hunt by Martin Handford, Boogie bear by David Walliams, Theodore Boone: the accomplice by John Grisham, Aurora rising by Amie Kaufman, The zodiac legacy: the dragon’s return by Stan Lee, The scorch trials; The kill order and Death cure by James Dashner, The land stories: an author’s odyssey and Beyond the kingdoms by Chris Colfer, Captain Underpants and the invasion of the incredibly naughty cafeteria ladies from outer space; Captain Underpants and the attack of the talking toilets and Captain Underpants and the perilous plot of professor poopypants by Dav Pilkey, Secrets of a schoolyard millionaire by Nat Amoore, Pirate boy of Sydney town by Jackie French, Alex Rider: skeleton key by Anthony Horowitz, Skulduggery Pleasant: death bringer and The dying of the light by Derek Landy, Maisie goes to the Library and Maisie goes to the museum by Lucy Cousins.   

A number of new nonfiction titles are now available, and they include Thermo cooker fresh favourites, The joy if iPhotography, Excel 2016, My windows 10 computer for seniors, Japan, 1010 ways to save money on your tax legally, Word 2019, Slow cooker central family favourites, Canada, A planet full of plastic, Too soon, too late by Ralph and Kathy Kelly, Inner health; Pressure cooking; Superfoods for babies and toddlers; Outdoor kitchen; Diabetes and Light by Australian Women’s Weekly, The keto reset diet cookbook, The keto for one cookbook, Everyday thermo cooking.

Upcoming events to keep in mind are:

            Wednesday 21 Preschool Storytime 10.30am Book week session

            Tuesday 27 FOGL Monthly meeting 6.45pm for a 7pm start

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LIBRARY LINES for week beginning 5 August 2019

Storytime is on today (Wed 7) at 10.30am and again on Friday 9. A fun session with lots of stories and craft. Everyone is welcome to attend.

The sale table has been switched over for the next month to DVDs. Prices are $2 each or 3 for $5. All monies raised is spent directly on new stock.

We are currently celebrating the 40th birthday of Grug. Do you feel old now? We have the entire set of titles available for loan.

Upcoming movie will be a Saturday family session showing Dumbo. Seat bookings can be made via the library. FOGL will be hosting the candy bar for all your needs. We have also planned a Back to the future movie marathon for Sunday 13 October. Keep an eye on movie titles coming up as there are some great session to be held between now and the end of November.

A number of new magazine titles are available for loan and they are RM Williams Outback, Grass roots, Australian Country, 4×4 Australia, Better homes and gardens, Small farms, Tech Life, Australian traveller, Marie Claire and brand-new title Great walks.

Some great new fiction titles are available for loan this week and they include Lawson’s bend by Nicole Hurley-Moore, Cari mora by Thomas Harris, The one hundred year old man who climbed out of the window and disappeared by Jonas Jonasson, The horse dancer by Jojo Moyes, Losing the plot by Elizabeth Coleman, The butterfly room by Lucinda Riley, On a beautiful day by Lucy Diamond, The olive sisters by Amanda Hampson, Where’d you go, Bernadette by Maria Semple and Third time lucky by Karly Lane.

Lots of new kids titles this week and they include Toy Story 4: the movie novel, The other Christy; Thai-no mite! by Oliver Phommavanh, The nothing to see here hotel & The nothing to see here hotel: you ain’t seen nothing yeti! By Steven Butler, The poppa platoon: operation dessert storm; Saving private rabbit and World War chew by Danny Katz, Fart monster and me: the birthday party and The class excursion by Tim Miller, Thomas & friends, There’s a big green frog in the toilet by Anh Do, Dinosaur dump by Tim Miller, Claris the chicest mouse in Paris: fashion show fiasco by Megan Hess, Stories for boys who dare to be different by Ben Brooks, Polly and Buster: the search for the silver witch and The mystery of the magic stones by Sally Rippin, That’s not my train, One thousand hills by James Roy, Dog tales by Emily Rodda, Elizabella and the great tuckshop takeover by Zoe Norton Lodge, Hot dog 6: movie time by Anh Do, Detective Pikachu: story of the movie, Sherlock bones and the natural history mystery by Renee Treml, Methane mayhem by Pixel Kid, Girlboygirl: how I became JT Leroy by Savannah Knoop, The cruel prince by Holly Black and Alex Rider: eagle strike and Scorpia rising by Anthony Horowitz.

A number of new nonfiction titles are now available, and they include Super space, Stan McCabe by Jack McHarg, eat: the little book of fast foo by Nigel Slater, The last stone by Mark Bowden, The retro cookbook, 101+ baby hacks, Cake pops, The keto reset diet by Mark Sisson, Smart snacks by Flip Shelton and Grilled.

Upcoming events to keep in mind are:

            Wednesday 7 Preschool Storytime 10.30am

            Friday 9 Preschool Storytime 10.30am

           Saturday 10 Movie: Dumbo. Doors will open at 3.45pm and movie will start at 4pm. Seat booking is preferred. FOGL will be hosting the candy bar.

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LIBRARY LINES for week beginning 29 July 2019

Upcoming movie will be a Saturday family session showing Dumbo. Seat bookings can be made via the library. FOGL will be hosting the candy bar for all your needs.

Adding to the recent addition of Find my past, everyone now has access via the library computers to Ancestry. Both of these are free from the library computers only.

A number of new magazine titles are available for loan and they are Country style, Double helix, Taste, Quilters companion, Australian home beautiful, Gardening Australia, Instyle, Australian Woodsmith, Real living and Australian house & garden.

A number of new talking books are available, and titles include Dead right by Peter Robinson, Trails in the dust by Joy Dettman, Blood orange by Harriet Tyce, Murder with puffins by Donna Andrews, The last second by Catherine Coulter, One good deed by David Baldacci and The sparkle pages by Meg Bignell.

Some great new DVD titles are available for loan this week and they include Little women, Sometime always never, Boonie Bears: the big shrink, Agatha Raisin series one, Fighting with my family, Wonder park, Shazam! And The big bad fox and other tales.

Lots of new kids titles this week and they include Toy Story 4: the movie novel, The other Christy; Thai-no mite! by Oliver Phommavanh, The nothing to see here hotel & The nothing to see here hotel: you ain’t seen nothing yeti! By Steven Butler, The poppa platoon: operation dessert storm; Saving private rabbit and World War chew by Danny Katz, Fart monster and me: the birthday party and The class excursion by Tim Miller, Thomas & friends, There’s a big green frog in the toilet by Anh Do, Dinosaur dump by Tim Miller, Claris the chicest mouse in Paris: fashion show fiasco by Megan Hess, Stories for boys who dare to be different by Ben Brooks, Polly and Buster: the search for the silver witch and The mystery of the magic stones by Sally Rippin, That’s not my train, One thousand hills by James Roy, Dog tales by Emily Rodda, Elizabella and the great tuckshop takeover by Zoe Norton Lodge, Hot dog 6: movie time by Anh Do, Detective Pikachu: story of the movie, Sherlock bones and the natural history mystery by Renee Treml, Methane mayhem by Pixel Kid, Girlboygirl: how I became JT Leroy by Savannah Knoop, The cruel prince by Holly Black and Alex Rider: eagle strike and Scorpia rising by Anthony Horowitz.

A number of new nonfiction titles are now available, and they include Around the world in 80 novels by Henry Russell, Delicious gluten-free food, Detox diet, Express fast, fresh & on the table in under 40 minutes, The complete beginner’s guide to knitting, Giant by Don Graham, The boy who followed his father into Auschwitz by Jeremy Dronfield, Small fry by Lisa Brennan-Jobs, The healthy slow cooker by Ross Dobson, The magnolia story by Chip and Joanna Gaines, Made in Scotland by Billy Connolly, Operation babylift by Ian W. Shaw, A mother’s promise by Lee Barnett, The best of just four ingredients, Preserves and jams, Stan McCabe: the man and his cricket by Jack McHarg, Building a home in space by James Bow, Chasing comets, asteroids, and mysterious space objects by Nancy Dickmann, Journeys to outer space by Megan Kopp and Space tech by Max Wainwright.

Upcoming events to keep in mind are:

            Wednesday 7 Preschool Storytime 10.30am

            Friday 9 Preschool Storytime 10.30am

            Saturday 10 Movie: Dumbo. Doors will open at 3.45pm and movie will start at 4pm. Seat booking is preferred. FOGL will be hosting the candy bar.

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