Review : Arrowhead by Ruth Eastham

Review : Arrowhead by Ruth Eastham

 Title: Arrowhead Author : Ruth Eastham Genre: Action/Adventure Available in the library: Yes Reserve a copy  Viking mythology, runes and life in the Arctic Circle are all elements in this fast-paced, great action story by Ruth Eastham. There is also an ancient curse and creatures of myth and legend coming back into the contemporary world to continue … Continue reading

Review : Big Game by Dan Smith

Review : Big Game by Dan Smith

Title: Big Game Author : Dan Smith Genre: Action/Adventure Available in the library: Yes Based on movie script (film to be released) Reserve a copy  Set in the Finland wilderness, with bleak weather conditions and an extreme landscape, this is an action-packed survival story. The main character is Oskari who is about to turn 13 and must … Continue reading

Review : Gallipoli

Review : Gallipoli

Gallipoli : 4 titles reviewed by Ms Powling. On 25 April 2015 we mark the 100th anniversary of the ANZAC landings at Gallipoli. How can we ever imagine or begin to understand what it was like at Gallipoli in 1915? Many books have been written and lately there have been some exceptional picture books that … Continue reading

Freshly Shelved

Freshly Shelved

Don’t forget to come in and borrow for the holidays. We have some wonderful new titles this term. Fiction, graphic novels, sports books, and books on Lego and Minecraft. Fiction and Graphic Novels Sports Lego and Minecraft What now? Add your thoughts in the comments below Ask the library to reserve this book for you … Continue reading

Review : Skulduggery Pleasant: The Dying Of the Light

Review : Skulduggery Pleasant: The Dying Of the Light

Title: Skulduggery Pleasant: The Dying Of the Light Author: Derek Landy Series: Yes Book 9 of Skulduggery Pleasant (final) Genre: Supernatural detective Available in the library: Yes hardcopy and Kindle Skulduggery Pleasant: The Dying Of the Light – review by Karune Walker Now if you are a massive fan of Derek Landy’s Skulduggery Pleasant series, then your excitement and … Continue reading

Review: Hyrule Warriors Game Review

Review: Hyrule Warriors Game Review

Title: Hyrule Warriors game Genre: Fantasy/Action Platform: Wii U Series: The legend of Zelda franchise Hyrule Warriors Game Review by Karune Walker Oh, how I love The Legend of Zelda. The exploration. The boss fights. The intense story. Well you don’t get that in the latest instalment of the franchise, Hyrule Warriors, a mixture of both … Continue reading

Musical staff and students

Musical staff and students

Once again we were fortunate to have some very talented students and staff entertain us in the library during lunch. Tim Allardyce played flute accompanied by Tanika Richards on piano. It was a lovely opportunity to see how very talented our music staff are. Tim and Tanika were then joined by Luca Carbone who played flute. Luca impressed … Continue reading