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Morning Book Reading

Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

Reader: Sue Farrelly
Commenced: Monday, 27 January 2020

Jane, a single mother, is on her way to enrol her son Ziggy in Kindergarten at Pirriwee Public School when she meets Madeline, who has a daughter of the same age.  Madeline’s friend Celeste has twin sons starting at the school.

Later, another mother accuses Ziggy of bullying her daughter and circulates a petition to have him suspended from school. 

Afternoon Book Reading

The Bonesetter’s Daughter, by Amy Tan

Read by Jenny Murphy

Commenced: Monday, 13 January 2020

Ruth Young is a Chinese-American who earns her living as a ghost writer.  She feels that she is always being saddled with other people’s problems. Now her elderly mother appears to be approaching senility and saying some very strange things.

Children’s Book

Truckers by Terry Pratchett

Reader: Barry Leviney
Commencing: Friday, 7 February 2020

In a world whose seasons are defined by Christmas sales and Spring Fashions, hundreds of tiny nomes live in the corners and crannies of a human-run department store.  They no longer remember life beyond the store walls.  

Strangers arrive with devastating news – the store will be destroyed in 21 days! The nomes need to learn to work together.

Book reading times

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