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Feb, 2019

Tara Bookclub

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Tara Bookclub aspires to encourage reading and enlightenment, create discussion and provide an opportunity to meet new people in the community. We try to remind members that they may not like every book chosen for discussion, but on the other hand, might find a new author or genre to enjoy reading. If you would like to read more books in 2019, come and introduce yourself to Tara’s friendly Bookclub. New members are always welcome, so come along and share your love of reading, discuss your views and enjoy morning tea – all at the […]

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Feb, 2019

Miles Bookclub

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Miles Bookclub will meet 10am, Saturday 2 March 2019 to discuss Open City by Teju Cole. Feeling adrift after ending a relationship, Julius, a young Nigerian doctor living in New York, takes long walks through the city while listening to the stories of fellow immigrants until a shattering truth is revealed. An opportunity to meet with friends, expand your reading experience, and discuss your favourite book.  Engage your passion for reading in a relaxed, friendly, and welcoming environment. Looking for a Bookclub closer to you? Click here for details of Bookclubs at our other […]

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Feb, 2019

Wandoan Bookclub

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Love a good book and enjoy sharing your thoughts on the book? Wandoan Library has our very own Bookclub and our next get together will be on Thursday February 14 at 3.30pm. Looking for a Bookclub closer to you? Click here for details of Bookclubs at our other branches.

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Jan, 2019

Bookenders Bookclub in Chinchilla

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Do you love to talk about books at every opportunity? Been thinking about expanding your reading horizons? Want to meet some like-minded people or make some new friends? Join the Club! Bookenders Bookclub is a great way to venture outside your reading comfort-zone. The Bookenders Bookclub meets at the Chinchilla Library on the first Thursday of every month at 5.00pm, and new members are welcome to join us! Come along to our informal and friendly group where we’ll discuss life, the universe, and books over a great cup of coffee. […]

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Jan, 2019

Bookclub – Where Great Minds Think Alike

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It doesn’t matter if you’re into Shakespeare or Sci-fi, Christian Grey or Dorian Gray you’re certain to find something new to read at one of our popular Bookclubs. Bookclubs meet all over our region and provide a welcoming, chatty and fun escape for those of us looking to get excited teasing out the finer points of our latest read. For some it’s a monthly dose of sanity, for others it’s a chance to expand into genres they would not normally tackle – but everyone agrees it’s the best way to meet new […]

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Dec, 2018

Wandoan in February

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Want something to do this February? Why not try something new and get reacquainted with old friends or make some new friends? February 2 — Nominations close for 2019 Showgirl and Ambassador competition February 2  —  Noonga Old Time Dance music by Sound Elite evening starts at 8.00pm – Bar operating, novelty dances and Raffles- Supper supplied February  7 —  Baby Rhyme Time for Bubs with Karen.  Come join us for a singalong. February 11 —  Starting today through to the March 1 we will have a Photo Preservation Station here at the library […]

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Jun, 2018

Dalby Bookclub is the place to be

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Dalby Bookclub will have its first meet for 2019 on Wednesday 27 February at 10.30am. The book for this month is Child 44 by Tom Rob Smith.  An adventure thriller set in the Stalin era Soviet Union, it follows Officer Leo Demidov, an idealistic war hero who ends of on the run from the state he was previously trying to protect. This book was longlisted for the Man booker Prize in 2008 so is sure to be a good read. Dalby Library Bookclub meetings are held on the last Wednesday of the […]

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Mar, 2018

Sunday Bookclub in Bell

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Do you love discussing the books you read? Are your potplants wilting under the pressure of all your reading rants? You need the Sunday Bookclub! The Sunday Bookclub meets on the last Sunday of the month in the morning for coffee and discussion, at Pips n Cherries café in Bell. If you love reading and talking about books, you are welcome to join this friendly bunch. Contact: Alexis at jracgreen@nullgmail.com Looking for a Bookclub closer to you? Click here for details of Bookclubs at our other branches.

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Oct, 2016

The Treehouse that Keeps Getting BIGGER

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Have you ever wanted your very own tree house to share with your best friend? Andy Griffiths, along with Terry Denton, has created a set of books based on the happenings in an ever-expanding tree house, where anything and everything imaginable is possible. Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton are the main characters living in the tree house and their antics will keep you laughing out loud for hours! The set comprises six books (so far), with the latest edition being published in August 2016. All the books are available at Western […]

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May, 2015

Most Beautiful quotes from Young Adult literature

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A recent online survey asked readers for their favourite quotes from popular Young Adult fiction. We were not disappointed. Here are a few of the highlights. A full list can be found here. “I can’t seem to be a pessimist long enough to overlook the possibility of things being overwhelmingly good.” —John Corey Whaley, Where Things Come Back “I’m done with those; regrets are an excuse for people who have failed.” —Ned Vizzini, It’s Kind of a Funny Story “Eleanor was right. She never looked nice. She looked like art, […]

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