April News

New Books

These books are now available for loan…

New Graphic Novels!

  • Palestine by Joe Sacco
  • Safe Area Gorazde by Joe Sacco
  • Pyongyang: A Journey in North Korea by Guy Delisle
  • Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi

A series of books from the Overcoming Common Problems series:

  • Coping with Your Partner’s Death by Geoff Billings
  • Coping with Family Stress by Dr Peter Cheevers
  • Coping with Epilepsy in Children and Young People by Susan Elliot-Wright
  • How to Listen So that People Talk by Mary Hartley
  • Overcoming Panic and Related Anxiety Disorders by Margaret Hawkins
  • The Complete Carer’s Guide by Bridget McCall
  • The Cancer Survivor’s Handbook by Dr Terry Priestman
  • Coping with Perimenopause by Janet Wright

Library Survey

If you want to make your views known on the Library and its services, please pick up a survey from the Library Desk.  We welcome your views and input.

Holiday Opening

The Library will remain open Monday 6th April- Thursday 9th April from 9 am-4.45 pm.  We will be closed on Friday 10th April and Monday 13th April.  Hope everyone has a nice break.


World Book Day 2009

Today, Thursday 5th March, is World Book Day. This annual event is amied at raising the profile of books and reading amongst readers of all ages. The Library has a wide selection of non-fiction, fiction, graphic novels, easy reads and Quick Reads available for loan.

 Ten new Quick Reads have been launched in conjunction with World Book Day 2009 and the following titles have been added to stock in the Library:

  • Black-Eyed Devils by Catrin Collier
  • A Cool Head by Ian Rankin
  • Dr Who: The Sontaran Games by Jacqueline Rayner
  • Dragons’ Den by The Dragons’ Den Team
  • Reaching For The Stars by Lola Jaye
  • 101 Ways To Get Your Child To Read by Patience Thomson