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Staff Picks

Recent Comments

  • about 2 days ago

    Colleenita on Navigatio

    "A unusual lyrical novel similar to a prose poem. Odyssey with Irish and Japanese influences mixed in, and lovely illustrations. Quite mesmerising and absorbing."

  • about 2 days ago

    pirate101 on The Call of the Bully

    "Pretty good book. READ IT!!"

  • about 2 days ago

    Sansha on Dead to Me

    "Loved this book! I am really enjoying the writing of Cath Staincliffe. Her crime novels are fantastic and I enjoy the personal relationships between the different characters."

  • about 3 days ago

    Cas22 on The One Hundred Year Old Man Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared

    "As the title suggests, this is a quirky and funny book that follows the adventures, both past and present, of the elderly hero, Allan Karlsson, who decides he’s had enough of his nursing home and th ..."

  • about 4 days ago

    SheilaColls on Germany

    "A truly excellent and insightful book, and very readable despite its length."

  • about 5 days ago

    Molly2006 on The Great Zoo of China

    "Typical Reilly book. Generally fast paced and an OK story. Strangely, it became just a bit far fetched in parts and bordered on the silly. A fair read but not up to his earlier books."

  • about 5 days ago

    lyndaclaire on Edge of Tomorrow

    "After reading the comments I am really looking forward to watching this movie, so hurry up people I want to watch Tom Cruise die over and over again."

  • about 5 days ago

    lyndaclaire on Inkheart

    "I enjoyed this movie but then I'm easy to please, but reading the comments I'll have to read the book."

  • about 5 days ago

    lyndaclaire on The Great Zoo of China

    "Great book, as usual Matthew had me unable to put the book down, good heroine in CJ,but my favourite is still Jack West."

  • about 5 days ago

    YPRLLocalHistory on Montsalvat

    "The colourful history of the legendary Melbourne artists' colony, Montsalvat, Eltham and the story of its founder Justus Jorgensen as told by his son."