Top 5 Magazines:-
- Australian Women’s Weekly
- ABC Gardening Australia
- Better Homes & Gardens
- House & Garden
- Grass Roots
Top 5 books read:-
- Speaking in Bones (Kathy Reichs)
- A Few Right Thinking Men (Sulari Gentil)
- Escape (David Baldacci)
- The Reckoning (Jane Casey)
- Redstone Station (Therese Creed)
Top 5 Authors read:-
- Nora Roberts
- James Patterson
- David Baldacci
- JD Robb
- Robert Goddard
Top 5 Childrens Authors:-
- Geronimo Stilton
- John Flanagan
- Sienna Mercer
- Jill McDougall
- Bob Graham
Better Reading has released a survey of The Top 100 Books as voted by Australian readers.
- The Power of One (Bryce Courtenay)
- The Book Thief (Marcus Zusak)
- To Kill A Mockingbird (Harper Lee)
- Outlander (Diana Gabaldon)
- Cloudstreet (Tim Winton)
List of all 100 books will be on display in the library and they are ALL available through the library catalogue.
Library members can search and reserve these titles, along with many others including Eresources, via the Rural Libraries Catalogue www.auroracloud.com.au/OPAC/QPIL , or at your local branch.
If you are not a library member please call at your local branch to join. Membership is free and all that is required is photo identification and proof of residency including current residential address.
Goondiwindi Regional Council provides a broad range of resources and services to residents through its libraries. From bestsellers, audio books and popular DVDs to music CDs, CD-ROMs and magazines, all are available for loan on presentation of a current library membership card. Membership details are available here.
We invite you to visit your location branch today and explore the possibilities; library membership is free and we offer public computer and internet access. The libraries also have access to over half a million books held by the Public Library Services of the State Library in Brisbane via the Queensland Country Lending Service.
The strategic plan is available here.
Did you know that with your local library card you can now get 24/7 access to over a quarter of a million books, music, movies and more. Click on the picture below to read the "Your Library Online - A Quick Guide"
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