50th Anniversary of YA – A Celebration
Oct21

50th Anniversary of YA – A Celebration

There are lots of great things about 2017, but for a moment we are going to travel back to 1967 when a book came out called The Outsiders. The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton There has been some debate...

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Poison study: Twilight for adults
Mar16

Poison study: Twilight for adults

If you liked Twilight, you will love Poison study by Maria V. Snyder. Adventure, love, danger and passion are united once again. If you’re looking for something to read, look no further....

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Life and Death: Twilight reimagined
Feb10

Life and Death: Twilight reimagined

Stephenie Meyer is back with a new Twilight novel! Her original Twilight novel was a massive phenomenon, generating a series of books and movies, and millions of fans. However, all was not perfect...

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New Books by Jeremy Robinson
Jan04

New Books by Jeremy Robinson

Fantasy and Sci-fi series are my jam! I read at least a book a week, so when I have to wait years for an author to release the next book in a series, I get mighty peeved (I’m talking to you,...

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Southern Ruby
Dec07

Southern Ruby

Southern Ruby is a really captivating book by Belinda Alexandra. It is set in New Orleans. Amanda is orphaned as a toddler and lives with her grandmother in Sydney. When her grandmother dies she...

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Inky Award Winners 2016 Announced
Oct22

Inky Award Winners 2016 Announced

The State Library of Victoria announced the two winners of this year’s Inky Awards. The Gold Inky (Australian author) winner was: Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff The year is 2575,...

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Soa Palelei: Face your fears
Sep08

Soa Palelei: Face your fears

Soa ‘The Hulk’ Palelei, a Perth boy with iron fists and a heart of gold. When I met Soa Palelei at an event at Success Library, his story touched me. Listening to him, I was in tears. He...

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Soa Palelei @ Success Library
Aug19

Soa Palelei @ Success Library

Event: 25 August 2016, 6.30pm. Success Library. On the evening of the 25 August, Success Library is proud to host UFC fighter and author, Soa Palelei. Soa is coming to the library to talk about his...

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Supanova Pop Culture Expo 2016
Jul09

Supanova Pop Culture Expo 2016

Recently, Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre hosted the annual Supanova Pop Culture Convention. Supanova has been running in Perth for a number of years now, and each year the lineup gets better...

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Event: Eat your weeds
May13

Event: Eat your weeds

Saturday 21 May 1.30 – 3.30 pm @ Spearwood Library Eat your weeds Image courtesy of www.oddfodder.com Believe it or not, many of the weeds that you walk past every day could and should be on...

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