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Find below a list of resources we have compiled to help you find your next great read.

Library Bingo

Over the winter months you can participate in Library Bingo.

Complete the challenges, cross off each square as you go till you have completed a row. Hand in your completed form to the library to go in the draw for a book voucher.

Podcast

What’s Next? is the Riverina Regional Library’s podcast for book lovers.  Amy Heap will be your personal librarian, helping you to find your next great read.

Book Lists

We have created lists of reading suggestions, choose from Chilly reads, Reading laughing, Aussie women, War reads and many more. We also highlight new arrivals every month.

Sometimes getting lost in the pages of a good book can be just the cure you need for a broken heart, a stressful day at work or frazzled nerves. These Reading for Wellbeing booklists may help.

Request a Reading List

Fill out the form and get a personalised list of reading suggestions. See what other people have requested.

Award winners

A list with links to the major literary prizes in Australia and around the world.

Websites

To help you find your next read you may like to check out Australian Women’s Writers, Better Reading, Good Reading or Novelist or check out our book review blog rrlreads.

Book Club

Our Book Club program contains around 250 kits. You may like to view the list of kits or form your own club.

For Teens and Kids

Hints for teens to find their next read.

Teens are welcome to join Book Club.

Kids can also form their own Junior Book Club. You will find heaps of readings lists to suit all ages that have been created by our Children’s and Youth Librarian.

 

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rrlreads

Welcome to rrlreads a blog of reviews by library staff. Discover what we are reading and watching.

  • They both die at the end by Adam Silvera
    by rrlreads on July 6, 2020 at 11:42 pm

    Don’t say you weren’t warned. Set in an alternate 2017, where a company called Death-Cast knows the day that people are going to die, and calls them soon after midnight to let them know this is their End Day. Two… Continue reading →

  • The shadow year by Hannah Richell
    by rrlreads on July 6, 2020 at 11:37 pm

    This was a very engaging story, with characters that seemed so real. Two storylines merge into one with a few twists at the end. It is about friendship, family, grief, love and a cottage nestled by a lake. I loved… Continue reading →

  • Calypso by David Sedaris
    by rrlreads on July 6, 2020 at 11:31 pm

    I don’t laugh out loud often when reading, but I do when I read David Sedaris. His essays aren’t all light, there’s a great deal that is dark or sad, weird, or even gross, but he is so refreshingly candid… Continue reading →

  • The keeper of lost things by Ruth Hogan
    by rrlreads on June 29, 2020 at 12:52 am

    Anthony collects lost things, catalogues them in the hope of finding his lost object. In his will he leaves the task to his assistant Laura. The story did not quite take the route I expected it too, but this did… Continue reading →

  • Freeks by Amanda Hocking
    by rrlreads on June 29, 2020 at 12:46 am

    If you enjoy paranormal, horror, youth romance in stand alone novels and series then seek this author out. I have read and enjoyed several of Amanda Hocking’s books as they were published (Trylle trillogy, Kanin Chronicles). They are not steamy… Continue reading →