Together we read – digital book club. Once Lost
Sep07

Together we read – digital book club. Once Lost

7-21 September 2017.  Join readers across Australia and New Zealand reading the ebook Once Lost by Ber Carroll. Cockburn Libraries is taking part in Together We Read, an...

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Anime Update – Winter 2017
Aug29

Anime Update – Winter 2017

Arrrrrrrgh! It’s almost the end of winter (not that you’d know by the weather) and we haven’t had our Winter Anime Update yet! What’s going on and who’s responsible for...

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The battle of the mummies: 1999 vs 2017
Aug23

The battle of the mummies: 1999 vs 2017

Mummies have been a hit for quite some time. They make for great adventure/horror movies. With time and technology, they are also becoming more and more realistic on screen. However, does that mean...

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Hidden figures: NOT a chick flick
Jul11

Hidden figures: NOT a chick flick

I know a few people that haven’t borrowed Hidden figures because they believe it to be a “chick flick”, or in other words a movie which appeals to a female audience. They...

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House of Cards: It feels so good to be bad
Jul10

House of Cards: It feels so good to be bad

How far would you be willing to go to obtain immense power? How far would you be willing to go to maintain that power? Francis J. Underwood is on a mission to find out… To review the series House of...

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Book Review: The Circle by Dave Eggers
Jun15

Book Review: The Circle by Dave Eggers

Do you find spend too much time on Facebook? Do you feel like modern technology and the internet are becoming too ingrained into society? Maybe you should read this book… The main character in...

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Anime Update – Autumn 2017
May03

Anime Update – Autumn 2017

Hey there. It’s May already and, to my horror, Easter (and April!) has already come and gone – not that I find Easter horrifying in any way but, you know, where’s the time gone!...

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Nine novellas to borrow from your library
Apr09

Nine novellas to borrow from your library

The novella is making a comeback! Thin enough to slide into your back pocket or handbag and short enough to finish in a couple of hours (or a couple of commutes), why not let yourself off the...

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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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Children’s Book of the Year 2017 – Older Readers
Mar12

Children’s Book of the Year 2017 – Older Readers

Children’s Book Council of Australia – Older Readers Book of the Year 2017 The Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) announced their Notable list of books for the Children’s Book Council of...

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