If you’re tiring of Dystopia trends and are looking for some new book topics and trends, well I think 2015 will have something new to offer you. Crimes and Cons These books center on main characters who are on the wrong side of the law. They like to con, blackmail, steal and lie. Fans of Holly… Continue reading Some Book Trends in 2015
Did you know that our Libraries across South Dublin all have Young Adult Book Clubs? They meet at different times of the month to read exciting books from our young adult collections. In Ballyroan Library last month we read, The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey and next month we are reading Partials by Dan Wells.… Continue reading Book Clubs
Here are some new releases from last month. I have to say some really exciting titles. October promises to be even more exciting! A Different Me by Deborah Blumenthal Release Date: 1st of September 2014 Allie Johnston’s secret wish since the day she was twelve is to have her nose done. But she hasn’t told… Continue reading Book Releases for September
August New Releases Here’s some new releases I hope you didn’t miss over the month of August. Don’t forget you can order on are website! The Girl from the Well By Rin Chupeco Release Date: 5th Of August You may think me biased, being murdered myself. But my state of being has nothing to do… Continue reading August New Releases
10 Books That You shouldn’t Judge By Their Covers Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell Two misfits. One extraordinary love. Eleanor… Red hair, wrong clothes. Standing behind him until he turns his head. Lying beside him until he wakes up. Making everyone else seem drabber and flatter and never good enough…Eleanor. Park… He knows… Continue reading 10 Books That You shouldn’t Judge By Their Covers
Hi everybody and welcome back after our long hot summer. Everybody is now back to normal. So to help you all get back into the swing of things here are some events happening in Ballyroan library and Tallaght library this Autumn.
So we are probably going to have a typical Irish summer which will probably have more rain than sun. Most of us are beginning to think that the Sun has gone into some form of witness protection (there have been sightings of the sun around various parts of Europe although it seems to be avoiding Ireland… Continue reading Be Sun Smart (Even if the Sun is a bit hit and miss)
South Dublin Libraries would like to wish all those sitting their Leaving Certificates and Junior Certificates the very best of luck with their exams!
The Hot Sprockets The Hot Sprockets hail from the delta blues Mecca that is…Dublin. They are five friends who came together with a shared love of Rock N’ Roll music…The kind of Rock N’ Roll music that is haunted by the ghost of country and blues. Their music has been used on everything from Bulmers ad… Continue reading Up and Coming New Bands from Dublin
The past truly is a foreign country. It takes a special kind of novel to really bring us into the mind of times past. So many authors have been so fascinated by the past that they have decided to set a book there. They bring a modern mindset to past events. Who could forget the… Continue reading Trend-O-Matic: Hysterical about Historical!