New Books – October
A tiny snippet of the new books we having coming in to our libraries this month.
Rated 4.5 out of 5
A classic love story about manners, men and modern romance retold by bestselling Australian author, Fiona Palmer
Western Australia, 2019: The Bennets are a farming family struggling to make ends meet. Lizzy, passionate about working the land, is determined to save the farm. Spirited and independent, she has little patience for her mother’s focus on finding a suitable man for each of her five daughters.
Australia’s bestselling storyteller Fiona Palmer reimagines Jane Austen’s beloved classic tale of manners and marriage, transporting an enduring love story in this very twenty-first century novel about family, female empowerment and matters of the heart.- Goodreads
Rated 4 out of 5
Natalie, a young art student in New York City, is struggling to pay her bills when a friend makes a suggestion: Why not go online and find a sugar daddy—a wealthy, older man who will pay her for dates, and even give her a monthly allowance? Lots of girls do it, Nat learns. All that’s required is to look pretty and hang on his every word. – Goodreads.
Rated 4 out of 5
Fully revised and updated, the record-breaking compendium of superlatives is back and bursting with facts, figures and incredible stories – each one selected to inspire you to learn about the fascinating world we live in… and to break records of your own. – Goodreads.
Be sure to get in quick as this one will be like hot cakes.
Rated 3.5 out of 5
The bestselling creators of Why I Love Footy team up again to bring us a bedtime story for all the little toughies out there.
The superheroes are settling down.
The firefighters are fitting in forty fabulous winks.
And the cowboys and cowgirls are completely cactus!
After a long, hard day of being very strong and powerful, it’s time for all the tough guys in the world to settle down for a peaceful night’s sleep . . .
From the bestselling creators of Why I Love Footy comes a bedtime story that’ll help sweet little toughies head off to the land of Nod. – Goodreads.