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"One must always be careful of books and what is inside them, for words have the power to change us" - Cassandra Clare
Browse new titles in popular genres.
Experience the joy of reading or listening to a book.
These are great ways to continue reading when you're on the bus, driving to school, going on holiday, and don't want to carry a physical book on you.
To find new reading ideas or books on different themes try the links below:
SLANZA - (School Library Association of NZ Aotearoa) has huge lists of recommended books for years 9 - 13
INSIDEADOG - fun Australian site all about books chosen by young people, for young people
Novelist Plus - gives reviews, readalikes, and suggestions by genre and appeal factors to help you find great new reads. You will need your library card to log in
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We have a selection of magazines for your enjoyment at each of our three libraries. From music, to adventure sports, to fashion and mindfulness, we've got you covered.
A selection of the available magazines are highlighted below:
We have a growing collection of graphics novels and manga at our libraries see a selection of the latest in our catalogue. Our collection includes some adaptations of books from popular authors. We will always be happy to receive recommendations to buy for this collection.
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