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25: The Colour of the Night by Robert Hollingworth

The Colour of the Night by Robert Hollingworth Melbourne: Hybrid, 2014 Review published in Artgaze Magazine, 2014. Those of you arriving home after dark might raise your head a moment … Continue reading

November 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Readers services notes 5: Five Star Reviews

Is anyone else leading review writing workshops in public libraries? I’m styling mine like I imagine Laneway Learning does; informal, enjoyable, and with a practical outcome. Do your bookclub members … Continue reading

November 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

comical phenomenonical: readers advisory and comics

Everyone has the right to read comics and to be respected for it > Girls read comics too Read reviews, interviews and about women in comics. Readers advisory with comics > Some may … Continue reading

October 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

5 Things Librarians should be doing to champion reading

Just five things, but I’m sure we can think of more… (There’s a lot more to it than recommending a good book to a customer).

October 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

23 Reading Guidance and Bibliotherapy in public, hospital and institution libraries

Reading Guidance and Bibliotherapy in Public, Hospital and Institution Libraries: A Selection of Papers Presented at a Series of Adult Services Institutes, 1965-1968  edited by Margaret E. Monroe Madison: Library … Continue reading

June 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

review’d (by publication)

Townsville Eye Nothing Holds Back the Night by Delphine De Vigan, 2013 read more Artgaze Magazine Banksy: The Man Behind the Wall by Will Ellsworth-Jones, 2012, at ArtGaze Magazine Tarcutta … Continue reading

February 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

review’d (by title)

A After by Sue Lawson – CMIS Resource Bank and CMIS Fiction Focus August by Bernard Beckett – CMIS Fiction Focus Australia Dances by A Brissenden and K Glennon – M/C Reviews B Banksy: … Continue reading

February 25, 2011 · Leave a comment