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The Great Cave Rescue

James Massola

Keen to go exploring after soccer practice, the boys of the Wild Boars soccer team ignored the sign at the cave entrance warning visitors not to enter during the monsoon season. What ensued was a high-stakes international mission which very nearly didn't succeed. The 13 were caught in an air pocket, surrounded by rising muddy water, nearly four kilometres from the cave entrance. None of them knew how to dive. Expert Australian, British, American, Chinese and other international divers joined the Thai Navy SEALs and hundreds of local volunteers to mount one of the most risky and complex rescue operations the world has ever seen. 

Glass Town Wars

Celia Rees

All these Glass Town intrigues. No matter how long you'd been absent, how far you'd travelled, once you were back, it was as though you had never been away.Tom and Augusta are from different places and different times, but they meet in a virtual world to combine forces in battle, to save a kingdom, escape a web of deceit and find love. In a place where fictions can be truths and truths fictions, learning who to trust is about more than friendship, it is about survival.

Cursed

Keri Arthur

For nearly a thousand years, the firstborn son of every Cannamore king has drawn the sword, and the land and her people have indeed prospered. Princess Nyx Bel-Hannon is neither male nor firstborn, but it's her hand that draws the sword rather than her twin brother's. Her reward: imprisonment. But a deep darkness now spreads across the kingdom, and her borders are threatened by creatures capable of magic powerful enough to destroy mountains and split the land asunder. Without the true heir to wield the sword, Cannamore risks annihilation. 

Barren

Peter V. Brett

Each night, the world is overrun by bloodthirsty demons. For centuries, humanity survived only by hiding behind defensive wards, magical symbols with the power to repel the demons. Now, the rediscovery of long forgotten combat wards has given them the magic they need to fight back. In Tibbet's Brook, the fighting wards have brought change, but the factions and grudges of a troubled past remain.

Somebody To Love: The Life, Death And Legacy of Freddie Mercury

Matt Richards & Mark Langthorne

In Somebody to Love, biographers Mark Langthorne and Matt Richards skilfully weave Freddie's pursuit of musical greatness with Queen, his upbringing and endless search for love, with the origins and aftermath of a terrible disease that swept across the world in the 1980s. With brand new perspectives from Freddie's closest friends and fellow musicians, this unique and deeply moving tribute casts a very different light on his death.

The Plant Paradox

Steven R. Gundry

From renowned cardiac surgeon Steven R. Gundry, MD, a revolutionary look at the hidden compounds in "healthy" foods like fruit, vegetables, and whole grains that are causing us to gain weight and develop chronic disease.

Poisoned Pages

Lorna Barrett

Tricia Miles, mystery bookstore owner and amateur sleuth, throws a housewarming cocktail party in her new apartment. She even cooks all the food herself, which is quite a feat for someone who previously could not boil water. But when one of her guests is fatally poisoned, Tricia is left to wonder if her cooking is to blame--or if there is something much more sinister at play.

Live For Me

Colin Falconer

It should have been boy meets girl. But this is Nazi Germany in 1933, and things like love don’t count for much any more.Netanel Rosenberg never expected Marie Helder to stand by him. He told her not to, it was too dangerous. She should forget about him.Even when he is the last Jew left in the town, hiding away in secret, still she will not abandon him. Her last words to him, when he is finally discovered: “Whatever happens, don’t give up – live for me.”

The Butcherbird Stories

A.S. Patrić

Eleven stories. Each like a matchstick struck to illuminate the darkness. Evocations of place ranging from a Bangla jungle to the deep, blue Danube to a winter beach in Melbourne excite and seduce. But what truly draws the reader in are the unexpected landscapes of people's lives, explored with rare sensitivity, grace and a fearless truthfulness.

Verses For The Dead

Douglas J. Preston & Lincoln Child

A.X.L. Pendergast and his new teammate, junior agent Coldmoon, are assigned to Miami Beach, where a rash of killings by a bloodthirsty psychopath are distinguished by a confounding M.O.: cutting out the hearts of his victims and leaving them - along with cryptic handwritten letters - at local gravestones, unconnected save in one bizarre way: all belonged to women who committed suicide.

My Favourite Half-night Stand

Christina Lauren

Millie Morris has always been one of the guys. A UC Santa Barbara professor, she's a female-serial-killer expert who's quick with a deflection joke and terrible at getting personal. And she, just like her four best guy friends and fellow professors, is perma-single. So when a routine university function turns into a black tie gala, Mille and her circle make a pact that they'll join an online dating service to find plus-ones for the event.But online dating isn't for the faint of heart. While the guys are inundated with quality matches and potential dates, Millie's first profile attempt garners nothing but dick pics and creepers. Enter "Catherine"--Millie's fictional profile persona, in whose make-believe shoes she can be more vulnerable than she's ever been in person. 

The Girl They Left Behind

Roxanne Veletzos

Inspired by a true story.
On a freezing night in January 1941, a little Jewish girl is found on the steps of an apartment building in Bucharest. With Romania recently allied with the Nazis, the Jewish population is in grave danger. The girl is placed in an orphanage and eventually adopted by a wealthy childless couple who name her Natalia. As she assimilates into her new life, she all but forgets the parents who were forced to leave her behind. They are even further from her mind when Romania falls under Soviet occupation. Yet, as Natalia comes of age in a bleak and hopeless world, traces of her identity pierce the surface of her everyday life, leading gradually to a discovery that will change her destiny.

Hiding in Plain Sight

Mary Ellis

On the run from a troubled past, Kate Weller, the newest member of Price Investigations, covers her tracks, changes her name and takes a case in Charleston, South Carolina, where she can hide in plain sight. Renting a charming room with a waterfront view, Kate sets about trying to locate her adopted client's natural siblings, only to find more questions than answers when she eventually tracks down a long-lost sister. Meanwhile, her new landlord won't stop sticking his nose into her case.

The Whisperer

Karin Fossum

Ragna lives her life within strict self-imposed limits- she sits in the same seat on the bus every day, on her way to her predictable job. On her way home she always visits the same local shop. She feels safe in her routine, until one day she receives a letter with a threatening message. An unknown enemy has entered her world and she must use all her means to defend herself.When the worst happens, Inspector Konrad Sejer is called in to interrogate Ragna. Is this unassuming woman out of her depth, or is she hiding a dark secret?

Someone Like Me

M.R. Carey

Liz Kendall wouldn't hurt a fly. She's a gentle woman devoted to bringing up her kids in the right way, no matter how hard times get. But there's another side to Liz---one which is dark and malicious. A version of her who will do anything to get her way, no matter how extreme or violent. And when this other side of her takes control, the consequences are devastating. The only way Liz can save herself and her family is if she can find out where this new alter-ego has come from, and how she can stop it.

How It Ends

Saskia Sarginson

1957: Within a year of arriving at an American airbase in Suffolk, the loving, law-abiding Delaney family is destroyed. Did they know something they weren't allowed to know? Did they find something they weren't supposed to find? Hedy is the only one left standing, a rebellious girl cast adrift in a world of post-war anxiety - a girl who has the courage to question what really went on behind military closed doors. Hedy's journey to the truth leads her to read a manuscript that her talented twin brother had started months before he died, a story inspired by an experience in the forest surrounding the airbase perimeter. Only through deciding to finish what her brother started does Hedy begin to piece together what happened to her family.

Real Estate Dangers And How To Avoid Them

Andrew Trim

Real Estate Dangers and How to Avoid Them, written by industry insider Andrew Trim, shines a light on many of the flawed and un-necessary aspects of the industry and acts as a guide to making smarter decisions for those who aren't experts but who strive to improve their lives through owning residential property.

Death of an Eye

Dana Stabenow

Alexandria, 47 BC. Cleopatra shares the throne with her brother Ptolemy under the auspices of Julius Caesar, by whom Cleopatra is heavily pregnant. A shipment of new coins meant to reset the shaky Egyptian economy has been stolen and the Queen's Eye has been murdered, so Queen Cleopatra turns to childhood friend Tetisheri to find the missing shipment and bring the murderer to justice.

French Fried

 Kylie Logan

The residents of Hubbard, Ohio, desperate to attract tourists, create a gala event for the Statue of Liberty's 230th birthday. Laurel Inwood and her aunt, the owners of an ethnic eatery, offer French food for the week until Sophie's friend, a former French chef, is found murdered.

The Spite Game

Anna Snoekstra

Mercilessly bullied in high school, Ava can't move on until she's exacted, precise, catastrophic revenge on the people who hurt her the most. First she watches Saanvi, who has it all together at a top architectural firm... which Ava will destroy the way her own life was destroyed. Then she watches Cass as she tries on a wedding dress, picks out a cake... and betrays her fiancé, which gives Ava control over crashing Cass's future. Finally, Ava watches Mel... who knows she's being watched, and is ready to play Ava's game to the bitter end.

Silent Scream

Karen Harper

When an old college roommate invites Claire Britten to join her on an archaeological dig at a Florida peat bog, it’s an offer the renowned forensic psychologist can’t refuse. Claire’s husband, criminal lawyer Nick Markwood, is comforted to see Claire working on a prehistoric burial site instead of an open grave for once. But Claire’s investigative instincts kick in when some of The Black Bog’s perfectly preserved corpses show signs of a grisly fate. What really happened to these people? What started as an exploration of the past soon escalates into an all-too-current danger.

A Dark and Twisting Path

Julia Buckley

Lena's best friend, Allison, is in a panic. On a walk in the woods by her home, Allison discovers the body of her mail carrier, an argumentative man who recently had a falling out with Allison's husband. Lena quickly realizes that Allison has nothing to worry about as the murder weapon points to a different suspect altogether: Lena's embattled boyfriend, Sam West.

Navigating The Stars

Maria V. Snyder

Year 2471 and life sized terracotta warriors are found buried on a distant planets. Lyra's family is sent to investigate, traveling through space and time. With her social life in ruins, Lyra fills her days illegally worming into the quantum net - the invention that allows people to travel in space. Of course the only person close to her age is a hot but pain in the neck security officer who threatens to throw her into the brig. But when one of the warrior planets goes silent, they have bigger problems on thier hands. The planet's entire population might be dead. And now Lyra's worming skills, along with a translation of an ancient alien artefact, might be the key to finding out why.

In The Night Wood

Dale Bailey

Charles Hayden has been fascinated by a strange Victorian fairy tale, In the Night Wood, since he was a child. When his wife, Erin - a descendant of the author - inherits her ancestor's house, the couple decide to make it their home. Still mourning the recent death of their daughter, they leave America behind, seeking a new beginning in the English countryside. But Hollow House, filled with secrets and surrounded by an ancient oak forest, is a place where the past seems very much alive. Isolated among the trees, Charles and Erin begin to feel themselves haunted - by echoes of the stories in the house's library, by sightings of their daughter, and by something else, as old and dark as the forest around them.

The Turquoise Table

Kristin Schell

Desperate for a way to slow down and connect, Kristin Schell put an ordinary picnic table in her front yard, painted it turquoise, and began inviting friends and neighbors to join her. Life changed in her community, and it can change in yours too. Along with personal stories, Kristin shares ideas for starting your own Turquoise Table, simple recipes to take outside and share, and stories from people using Turquoise Tables in their own neighborhoods.

Nature Art Workshop

Sarah Lorraine Edwards

A visual resource for any artist or crafter desiring to combine their artistic talents with their love of the natural world. Each page engages, inspires, and encourages artists to see the world around them in a new light while they learn to create their own nature-inspired art.

The Minimalist Home

Joshua Becker

The popular blogger outlines practical guidelines for simplifying a home lifestyle and rendering spaces both peaceful and purposeful while addressing the underlying issues that contribute to home clutter problems.

Steve Smith's Men

Geoff Lemon

He was top of the world, with numbers bettered only by Don Bradman - then captain Steve Smith led his Australian team into a cheating scandal that stunned cricket. Media exploded and million-dollar contracts were torn up. Australia's prime minister expressed the public anger and disappointment: 'Our cricketers are role models, and cricket is synonymous with fair play.' But there was more to the story than the actions of a few young men. 

The First Lady

James Patterson & Brenan DuBois

As he steps out of his hotel in Atlanta with the love of his life by his side, the last thing President Tucker expects is to be greeted by the flashing cameras of the media. Or for his affair to be revealed to the world. The President must act quickly to figure out how to keep the First Lady on his side. Grace Tucker, however, has other plans.

Siege of Stone

Terry Goodkind

Set in the world of the Sword of Truth saga, familiar allies and dangerous magic fight a legendary battle that may just destroy the ancient city of Ildakar. The Sorceress Nicci, the Wizard Nathan Rahl, and young swordsman Bannon remain in Ildakar after a great internal revolt has freed the slaves and brought down the wizards council.

Malediction: The Cursed Play

Sean Guy

In this fictional version of 17th century England, 'The Tragedy of Prince Tyrus' is widely considered to be the greatest play ever written. The only problem with it is that every time the play is performed a member of the cast dies. When the Morgenstern Troupe is asked by the Queen to perform the play for the three Princesses, they do so knowing that one of them may not make it to the final act. It is loosely inspired by the stories surrounding Shakespeare's "Macbeth"

Banjo

Grantlee Kieza

A.B. 'Banjo' Paterson is rightly recognised as Australia's greatest storyteller and most celebrated poet, the boy from the bush who became the voice of a generation. But there is more, much more to Banjo's story, and in this landmark biography, award-winning writer Grantlee Kieza chronicles a rich and varied life, one that straddled two centuries and saw Australia transform from a far-flung colony to a fully fledged nation.

Welcome to Story Club

Welcome to Story Club, where the tales are true, twisted and usually TMI. This bumper collection contains highlights from a decade of live storytelling from the Big Chair at the legendary show that's now a hit podcast. Edited by Club founders Zoe Norton Lodge and Ben Jenkins, the stories are by turns hilarious, poignant, revealing, weird and often all of the above.

Where Has Mummy Gone?

Cathy Glass

The true story of Melody, aged 8, the last of five siblings to be taken from her drug dependent single mother and brought into care. When Cathy is told about Melody's terrible childhood, she is sure she's heard it all before. But it isn't long before she feels there is more going on than she or the social services are aware of. 

My Dear Hamilton

Stephanie Dray & Laura Croghan Kamoie

Tells the story of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton, a revolutionary woman who, like her new nation, struggled to define herself in the wake of war, betrayal, and tragedy. Tells not just as the wronged wife at the center of a political sex scandal--but also as a founding mother who shaped an American legacy in her own right.

Pure

Linda Kay Klein

In the 1990s, a "purity industry" emerged out of the white evangelical Christian culture. Purity rings, purity pledges, and purity balls came with a dangerous message: girls are potential sexual "stumbling blocks" for boys and men, and any expression of a girl's sexuality could reflect the corruption of her character. This message traumatized many girls--resulting in anxiety, fear, and experiences that mimicked the symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder--and trapped them in a cycle of shame.

Southern Discomfort

Tena Clark

In the bestselling tradition of The Help comes a powerful and moving memoir about a white girl coming of age in the South in the 1960s and the black woman who inspired her to forge her own path. 

Land of the Living

Georgina Harding

Every time the dream came it was different and yet he felt that he had dreamt it exactly that way before. The trees, there were always the trees, and the mist and the shadows and the running. Charlie's experiences at the Battle of Kohima and the months he spent lost in the remote jungles of Northern India are now history. Home and settled on a farm in Norfolk with his wife Claire, he is one of the lucky survivors. The soil promises healthy crops and Claire is ready for a family. But a chasm exists between them. Memories flood Charlie's mind; at night, on rain-slicked roads and misty mornings in the fields, the past can feel more real than the present.

Eating Eternity: Food, Art and Literature in France

John Baxter

Baxter shows how the French have celebrated the relationship between art and food. Painters have found in food a persuasive metaphor for the divinity of nature; authors wrote in Paris's cafes, and wrote of the pleasures and importance of food in French culture. Inspired by art, French chefs created dishes as much for the way they looked as for their taste. Part history, part guidebook, Baxter's book offers a seductive menu of those places in the French capital where art and food have intersected, and brings to life the culinary experiences of Paris.

Alice Isn't Dead

Joseph Fink

Keisha Taylor lived a quiet life with her wife, Alice, until the day that Alice disappeared. After months of searching, presuming she was dead, Keisha held a funeral, mourned, and gradually tried to get on with her life. But that was before Keisha started to see her wife, again and again, in the background of news reports from all over America. Alice isn't dead, and she is showing up at every major tragedy and accident in the country.

Dementia From The Inside

Dr Jennifer Bute & Louise Morse

Dr Jennifer Bute is a distinguished former General Practitioner, and a Fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners. In 2009 she was diagnosed with early-onset dementia, and has since then tracked the progress of her condition, speaking frequently in public and gaining a wide following. Her primary conviction is that living with faith in Jesus means there is joy, even in dementia.

Abyss

Greig Beck

Cate Granger is chasing ghosts.The monster shark she once encountered was a remnant of the ancient world -- one that had escaped an underwater lair previously sealed off for millions of years. At great cost, Cate and her allies had killed the beast. So, no more ghosts, no more shadows. All gone. Or so Cate thought. 

The Goddess of Yantai

Ian Hamilton

Ava travels to Beijing for the premiere of her secret lover Pang Fai's latest film, Mao's Daughter. After the screening, a distraught Fai tells Ava that she is being blackmailed by senior officials of the China Movie Syndicate. The Syndicate seeks sexual favours in return for their continued support of Fai's career and films. When Fai resists, the threats become increasingly violent and far-reaching, including the release of scandalous videos of the young Fai that could end her career entirely. 

Preservation

Jock Serong

On a beach not far from the isolated settlement of Sydney in 1797, a fishing boat picks up three shipwreck survivors, distressed and terribly injured. They have walked hundreds of miles across a landscape whose features—and inhabitants—they have no way of comprehending. They have lost fourteen companions along the way. Their accounts of the ordeal are evasive. It is Lieutenant Joshua Grayling’s task to investigate the story. He comes to realise that those fourteen deaths were contrived by one calculating mind and, as the full horror of the men’s journey emerges, he begins to wonder whether the ruthless killer poses a danger to his own family

A Keeper

Graham Norton

The mystery of Elizabeth Keane's father is one that has never been solved by the people of Buncarragh - not for lack of speculation. Her mother Patricia had been assumed a spinster, until she began dating a mysterious man from out of town, and within months had left Buncarragh and had married. Less than two years later, Patricia was back, with a new baby in her arms, but no new husband by her side and unbendingly silent about her recent past. A secret she would take with her to her grave. Now, as Elizabeth returns to the village after her mother's funeral, bringing with her her own regrets and wounds, she finds a thin pile of ribbon-bound letters at the back of a wardrobe that may at last hold the key to her past: Dear Lonely Leinster Lady, I'm not really sure how to begin ...

Small Wrongs: How We Really Say Sorry in Love, Life and Law

Kate Rossmanith

In the wake of her daughter's birth,Kate rossmith was faced with a debilitating insomnia, she spent hours awake reflecting on her own upbringing and the unwelcome role remorse can play in even the most devoted parents' lives. Increasingly fascinated with the concept of remorse, she was drawn to the criminal courts, observing case after case. She talked to criminals, lawyers and judges alike, trying to answer the fundamental question: how can you know whether a person is ever truly sorry?

Burn Bright

Patricia Briggs

Now mated werewolves Charles Cornick and Anna Latham face a threat like no other - one that lurks too close to home... With their Alpha out of the country, Charles and Anna are on call when an SOS comes in from the fae mate of one such wildling. Heading into the mountainous wilderness, they interrupt the abduction of the wolf - but can't stop blood from being shed

Easy Minimalist Living

Jennifer Nicole

Do you feel overwhelmed when you look around your home? Are the walls shrinking in and turning your home into a prison? Have you already tried to organize and everything you tried just didn't seem to work? Are you afraid to invite guests into your home?In this Ultimate Decluttering Guide, You'll Learn How To Unleash The Full Potential Of Your Home With Super Simple Techniques In Just 30 Days.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Rebecca Rissman

All sorts of things can be recycled, and turned into something new. Did you know recycled drinks cans can be used to make cars, for example, or that old drinks bottles can be turned into fleece for jackets and coats?! In Putting the Planet First: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, discover how people around the world are working all the time to find new ways to re-use and recycle materials, and reduce waste. Learn too, what you can do to help the environment, and about small changes you can make that will have a real impact.

Condomnauts

Yoss - Translated by David L. Frye

In the 24th century, extragalactic beings arrive in the Milky Way with extraordinary new technologies. Josué, a sexual ambassador, must call upon every ounce of his talent to seal the deal for his colony and all of humanity.

From Curries To Kebabs

Madhur Jaffrey

As Indians immigrated to different countries, they brought with them ingredients and cooking techniques that resulted in countless delicious hybrids of classic dishes. In this groundbreaking cookbook, bestselling author Madhur Jaffrey illustrates the evolution of curry and its close relative, the kebab, throughout Asia and eastern Africa. Featuring more than 100 enticing recipes, this volume includes not only the finest dishes from India, but a variety of curries from around the world--from Sumatran Lamb Curry from Indonesia to Lobster in Yellow Curry Sauce from Thailand.

The Blind

A.F. Brady

Sam James has spent years carefully crafting her reputation as the best psychologist at Typhlos, Manhattan's most challenging psychiatric institution. When Richard, a mysterious patient no other therapist wants to treat, is admitted to Typhlos, Sam is determined to unlock his secrets and his psyche. But she can't figure out why Richard appears to be so normal in a hospital filled with madness. As Sam gets pulled into Richard's twisted past, she can't help but analyze her own life, and what she discovers terrifies her. And so the mind games begin.

The Simplicity of Cozy

Melissa Alverez

Make cozy your way of life with this inspiring guide on connecting to the positive energy of simple, everyday moments. Known around the world as hygge (hoo-ga), lagom (lay-go-m), and other similar terms, cozy and balanced living helps you improve your health, happiness, and spirituality by understanding and feeling the frequency of people, animals, places, and situations.

Services Rendered

Kevin J. Anderson

Back from the dead, and back on the case! Dan Chambeaux was a human private investigator in the Unnatural Quarter, where all the monsters have gathered in hopes of finding normal lives. Even though he was killed in a back alley when a case went sour, Dan "Shamble" is still on the case. Even death won't keep a good detective down.

Life on the Leash

Victoria Schade

Cora Bellamy is a woman who thrives on organisation. She's successfully run her own dog training business for years, perfectly content with her rescue pitbull as the main man in her life. But all that changes when she meets Charlie Gill, the hottest client she's ever had. The only problem? Charlie's taken. Luckily, Cora has a new friend -- the lovably geeky Eli Crawford. He's always there to help Cora with her problems, including her love life. That's why she's shocked to realise that, even as things start heating up with Charlie, there might just be a spark between her and Eli, too.

Green Nomads Wild Places

Bob Brown & Paul Thomas

Visit some of the most remote and beautiful places of south and west Australia in Green Nomads Wild Places, Bob Brown and partner Paul Thomas's three-month adventure across Australia. This is a photographic and written record of a journey that took them first by yacht and then by road along the coasts and by-ways of southern Australia.

The Murder at Mandeville Hall

Stephanie Laurens

On discovering the lifeless body of an innocent ingenue, a peer attending a country house party joins forces with the lady-amazon sent to fetch the victim safely home in a race to expose the murderer before Stokes, assisted by Barnaby and Penelope, is forced to allow the guests, murderer included, to decamp.

The Cave

Liam Cochrane

Twelve lost boys, their coach, and the heroes who rescued them. When the 12 young members of the Wild Boars soccer club walked into a Thai cave with their coach, they expected to be out by nightfall. Then a sudden monsoonal downpour flooded their route out. They were trapped - imprisoned in a cave said to be haunted by a mythical broken-hearted princess. So began the greatest search-and-rescue mission in living memory.

The Man She Married

Cathy Lamb

When Natalie Shelton thinks back to how things were before the car accident, she remembers a great marriage. Yet as Natalie lies trapped in a coma, unable to communicate though aware of everything around her, she realizes that her husband is hiding something. Zack has always been reticent about his past, which she attributed to an unhappy childhood. Now the strange calls he's receiving, the apologies when he thinks she can't hear him, and her fragmented memories from the morning of the accident suggest a deeper secret.

The LEGO Book

Daniel Lipkowitz

Discover the whole LEGO story and explore the incredible play themes, sets, minifigures, movies, and innovations. Celebrate the 60-year history of the iconic LEGO brick in this special updated and expanded edition of The LEGO Book.

Triumph in Dust

Ian Ross

Aurelius Castus, retired general of the empire, has fought long and hard for Rome. When the summons comes to command an army once more, he obeys with a heavy heart. Is he still the fearsome fighting machine of old? Will his young, ambitious officers respect and follow a great soldier of former days? But when tragedy strikes the imperial household, Castus must race to defend the last bulwark standing against the might of Persia .

My Year of Dirt and Water

Tracy Franz

In February 2004, when her American husband, a recently ordained Zen monk, leaves home to train for a year at a centuries-old Buddhist monastery, Tracy Franz embarks on her own year of Zen. An Alaskan alone--and lonely--in Japan, she begins to pay attention. My Year of Dirt and Water is a record of that journey. 

Ecology, Ethics, and Interdependence

The Dalai Lama

Powerful conversations between His Holiness the Dalai Lama and leading scientists, academics, ethicists, and activists, who gathered in Dharamsala, India, for the twenty-third Mind and Life conference to discuss arguably the most urgent questions facing humanity today: What is happening to our planet? What can we do about it? How do we balance the concerns of people against the rights of animals and against the needs of an ecosystem? What is the most skillful way to enact change? And how do we fight on, even when our efforts seem to bear no fruit?

Inside The Tiger

Hayley Lawrence

It's not because Bel's mother was murdered. It's not because her father is a politician. Bel writes to a Death Row prisoner as an easy way out of an assignment. But now he's written back. Drawn to Micah's world inside a Thai prison, Bel finds herself falling for the boy with ragged hair, shackles and a terrible past. But is she setting herself up for more loss? And will loving him mean losing the people who mean the most to her at home?

Shell Game

Sara Paretsky

Legendary sleuth V.I. Warshawski returns to the Windy City to save an old friend's nephew from a murder arrest. The case involves a stolen artifact that could implicate a shadowy network of international criminals. As V.I. investigates, the detective soon finds herself tangling with the Russian mob, ISIS backers, and a shady network of stock scams and stolen art that stretches from Chicago to the East Indies and the Middle East.

Queen of Air and Darkness

Cassandra Clare

Innocent blood has been spilled on the steps of the Council Hall, the sacred stronghold of the Shadowhunters. In the wake of the tragic death of Livia Blackthorn, the Clave teeters on the brink of civil war.

Hooks Can Be Deceiving

Betty Hechtman

The Craftee Channel's new cable talk show "Creating with Crochet" has scheduled an upcoming taping at the bookstore, and TV host Rory Graham is to work with the Tarzana Hookers on a Make and Take bracelet project to draw bookstore customers to the yarn section. But when new Tarzana Hookers member Connie Richards is electrocuted while walking on a wet lawn-- electrified by an old radio plugged into a faulty extension cord-- the taping may end up on the cutting room floor. The fingers point at Connie's live-in companion, Marianne Freeman. When the case starts to remind Molly of an old TV movie, she's on the case.

Mad, Bad, Dangerous To Know

Colm Toibin

Wilde, Yeats, and Joyce. Elegant, profound, and riveting, Mad, Bad, Dangerous to Know illuminates not only the complex relationships between three of the greatest writers in the English language and their fathers, but also illustrates the surprising ways these men surface in their work. 

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Tue 5 February
Tuesday, 5 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Preschool Story Time - Nightcliff Library

Nightcliff Library
Pavonia Place
Nightcliff NT
Tue 5 February
Tuesday, 5 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Tech Zone - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Tue 5 February
Tuesday, 5 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Toddler Time - Darwin City Library

Darwin City Library
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
Darwin NT
Wed 6 February
Wednesday, 6 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Baby Book Time - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Wed 6 February
Wednesday, 6 February 2019 - 1:00pm to 1:30pm

Tech Zone - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Wed 6 February
Wednesday, 6 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Rhyme Time - Nightcliff Library

Nightcliff Library
Pavonia Place
Nightcliff NT
Thu 7 February
Thursday, 7 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Toddler Time - Karama Library

Karama Library
Karama Shopping Centre, Kalymos Drive
Karama NT
Thu 7 February
Thursday, 7 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Tech Zone - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Thu 7 February
Thursday, 7 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Tech Zone - Darwin City Library

Darwin City Library
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
Darwin City NT
Fri 8 February
Friday, 8 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Family Story Time - Darwin City Library

Darwin City Library
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
Darwin NT
Sat 9 February
Saturday, 9 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Family Story Time - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Sat 9 February
Saturday, 9 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Preschool Story Time - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Tce
Casuarina NT
Mon 11 February
Monday, 11 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Baby Book Time - Darwin City Library

Darwin City Library
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
Darwin NT
Mon 11 February
Monday, 11 February 2019 - 11:00am to 11:30am

Tech Zone - Darwin City Library

Darwin City Library
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
Darwin City NT
Mon 11 February
Monday, 11 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Rhyme Time - Karama Library

Karama Library
Karama Shopping Centre, Kalymnos Drive
Karama NT
Tue 12 February
Tuesday, 12 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Preschool Story Time - Nightcliff Library

Nightcliff Library
Pavonia Place
Nightcliff NT
Tue 12 February
Tuesday, 12 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Tech Zone - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Tue 12 February
Tuesday, 12 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Toddler Time - Darwin City Library

Darwin City Library
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
Darwin NT
Wed 13 February
Wednesday, 13 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Baby Book Time - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Wed 13 February
Wednesday, 13 February 2019 - 1:00pm to 1:30pm

Tech Zone - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Wed 13 February
Wednesday, 13 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Rhyme Time - Nightcliff Library

Nightcliff Library
Pavonia Place
Nightcliff NT
Thu 14 February
Thursday, 14 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Toddler Time - Karama Library

Karama Library
Karama Shopping Centre, Kalymos Drive
Karama NT
Thu 14 February
Thursday, 14 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Tech Zone - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Thu 14 February
Thursday, 14 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Tech Zone - Darwin City Library

Darwin City Library
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
Darwin City NT
Fri 15 February
Friday, 15 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

LEGO Club - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Fri 15 February
Friday, 15 February 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Family Story Time - Darwin City Library

Darwin City Library
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
Darwin NT
Sat 16 February
Saturday, 16 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Family Story Time - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Sat 16 February
Saturday, 16 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Preschool Story Time - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Tce
Casuarina NT
Mon 18 February
Monday, 18 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Baby Book Time - Darwin City Library

Darwin City Library
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
Darwin NT
Mon 18 February
Monday, 18 February 2019 - 11:00am to 11:30am

Tech Zone - Darwin City Library

Darwin City Library
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
Darwin City NT
Mon 18 February
Monday, 18 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Rhyme Time - Karama Library

Karama Library
Karama Shopping Centre, Kalymnos Drive
Karama NT
Today
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Preschool Story Time - Nightcliff Library

Nightcliff Library
Pavonia Place
Nightcliff NT
Today
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Tech Zone - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Today
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Toddler Time - Darwin City Library

Darwin City Library
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
Darwin NT
Tomorrow
Wednesday, 20 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Baby Book Time - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Tomorrow
Wednesday, 20 February 2019 - 1:00pm to 1:30pm

Tech Zone - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Tomorrow
Wednesday, 20 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Energy Efficiency & Solar in the Home, for owners and renters

17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Tomorrow
Wednesday, 20 February 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Rhyme Time - Nightcliff Library

Nightcliff Library
Pavonia Place
Nightcliff NT
Thu 21 February
Thursday, 21 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Toddler Time - Karama Library

Karama Library
Karama Shopping Centre, Kalymos Drive
Karama NT
Thu 21 February
Thursday, 21 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Tech Zone - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Thu 21 February
Thursday, 21 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

City Flicks - Riot!

Darwin City Library, Civic Centre
17 Harry Chan Ave
Darwin NT
Thu 21 February
Thursday, 21 February 2019 - 5:45pm to 7:30pm

Tech Zone - Darwin City Library

Darwin City Library
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
Darwin City NT
Fri 22 February
Friday, 22 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Family Story Time - Darwin City Library

Darwin City Library
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
Darwin NT
Sat 23 February
Saturday, 23 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Family Story Time - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Sat 23 February
Saturday, 23 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Preschool Story Time - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Tce
Casuarina NT
Mon 25 February
Monday, 25 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Baby Book Time - Darwin City Library

Darwin City Library
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
Darwin NT
Mon 25 February
Monday, 25 February 2019 - 11:00am to 11:30am

Tech Zone - Darwin City Library

Darwin City Library
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
Darwin City NT
Mon 25 February
Monday, 25 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Rhyme Time - Karama Library

Karama Library
Karama Shopping Centre, Kalymnos Drive
Karama NT
Tue 26 February
Tuesday, 26 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Preschool Story Time - Nightcliff Library

Nightcliff Library
Pavonia Place
Nightcliff NT
Tue 26 February
Tuesday, 26 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Tech Zone - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Tue 26 February
Tuesday, 26 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Toddler Time - Darwin City Library

Darwin City Library
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
Darwin NT
Wed 27 February
Wednesday, 27 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Baby Book Time - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Wed 27 February
Wednesday, 27 February 2019 - 1:00pm to 1:30pm

Tech Zone - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Wed 27 February
Wednesday, 27 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Rhyme Time - Nightcliff Library

Nightcliff Library
Pavonia Place
Nightcliff NT
Thu 28 February
Thursday, 28 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Toddler Time - Karama Library

Karama Library
Karama Shopping Centre, Kalymos Drive
Karama NT
Thu 28 February
Thursday, 28 February 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Tech Zone - Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library
17 Bradshaw Terrace
Casuarina NT
Thu 28 February
Thursday, 28 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Our libraries

Casuarina Library

17 Bradshaw Terrace, Casuarina

8930 0200

casuarinalibrary@darwin.nt.gov.au

Monday to Friday 9.00am - 5.45pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 7.30pm
Saturday 9.00am - 12.00noon
Sunday 1.00pm - 4.00pm
Opening hours differ over Easter, Christmas and New Year.

Casuarina Library

Darwin City Library

Civic Centre, Harry Chan Avenue

8930 0230

citylibrary@darwin.nt.gov.au

Monday to Friday  9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am - 12.00noon
Sunday Closed
Opening hours differ over Easter, Christmas and New Year.

City Library Darwin

Karama Library

Karama Shopping Centre, Karama

8927 2505

karamalibrary@darwin.nt.gov.au

Monday to Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday 9.00am - 12.00noon
Sunday Closed
Opening hours differ over Easter, Christmas and New Year.

Karama Library

Nightcliff Library

Pavonia Place, Nightcliff

8930 0480

nightclifflibrary@darwin.nt.gov.au

Monday to Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday 9.00am - 12.00noon
Sunday Closed
Opening hours differ over Easter, Christmas and New Year.

Nightcliff Library

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