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.
We’ve got you covered these school holidays with some curated book lists of new and award winning titles for children and youth as well as a range of craft to keep you busy.
With a great mix of historical fiction, investigative research and complex character-driven fiction, our well-read library staff offer you their hot reads for June.
Penguin Literary Prize winning author of ‘The Spill’, Imbi Neeme, shares some of her reading tips for 3 x 3.
Join my global literary journey and discover a world of stories, one country at a time. For no particular reason this journey begins in Nigeria with some powerful writing and insightful stories.
Online book Club is reading The Beekeeper of Aleppo this month and we have a fantastic list of read-alikes for you to keep you reading and discovering new stories and writers.
Explore our Youth Rainbow Reads this week with a fabulously diverse list of titles that celebrate LGBTIQ stories and identity.