Do you have a little scientist at home? Do you want to explore the ‘what would happen if…?’ questions with them? Join us during the month of September for a variety of fun, interactive experiments with Little Bangs Discovery Club Online.
Throughout history, music has been one of the most powerful and emotionally stimulating art forms. Dean looks at five of his favourite artists of the 20th century, and some of the albums, songs and books that highlight their incredible journeys.
Coming up with a list of favourite books is super hard, but I’ve tried. These are some of my best loved: Enlightenment of the Greengage Tree/Shokoofeh Azar Set in Iran after the Islamic revolution, the novel is at times confronting. The book is written in the classical style of Persian …
The around-the-world literary journey continues as we are immersed in a diverse and evocative India.
Our Staff picks this month are varied in place, time and topic but all of them are thought-provoking, timely and profound.
Join us every Wednesday for our Term 3 After School book Club! We have a fantastic range of StoryBox books, craft and questionnaires for you to explore. This week we find out whether All Monkeys really do love bananas. What do you think?
The Miles Franklin Literary Award 2020 was announced on Thursday July 16 and it is an exciting and important win!
The State Library of New South Wales (SLNSW) has announced this year’s shortlist for the $25,000 National Biography Award.
This Award is presented annually to a published work of biographical or autobiographical writing aiming to promote public interest in these genres.
View the 2020 shortlist and reserve a copy from the library today.
Have you ever just wanted to escape? I have, and on this day I tried to ride as fast and as far as possible to be in another place
From the 1940s to the 1960s, Italian cinema revolutionised the art of film in ways that Hollywood never would have dared. Dean looks at five great Italian directors who helped define this period.