Monthly Archives: December 2008

Borrow Books

Use Your Public Library to Borrow Books or Research Titles Available by Your Favourite Authors http://www.borrowbooks.ie/ BorrowBooks.ie – Irish Library Loans OnlineInstructions FAQsContacts About Cancel [Admin] Welcome to the BorrowBooks service. Here, you can search the online catalogues and websites … Continue reading

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Reading Quotes

Beware of the man of one book. ~ Anonymous ~ Good children’s literature appeals not only to the child in the adult, but to the adult in the child. ~ Anonymous ~ A library is a hospital for the mind. … Continue reading

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Borrowing books from a Library

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Irish Publishing Record

Here is the catalogue of all Irish publishing records maintained by The National Library of Ireland Record of Irish Publishing The Library attempts to collect all printed material published in Ireland and offers two methods of accessing information on this … Continue reading

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Irish Literature

Title:Irish fiction Author: Wikipedia Full Text & Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irish_fiction The Internet, Online, 4/6/2015 Sample Text: Jonathan Swift — the first Irish novelist of note Although the epics of Celtic Ireland were written in prose and not verse, most people would … Continue reading

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Top 100 Books By Havard Book Store

http://www.harvard.com/onourshelves/top100.html: Source online 16/12/08 A People’s History of the United States Howard ZinnThe Wind Up Bird Chronicles Haruki MurakamiThe New York Trilogy Paul AusterThe Crying of Lot 49 Thomas PynchonLord of the Rings J.R.R. TolkienJane Eyre Charlotte BronteLolita Vladimir NabokovNineteen … Continue reading

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Book Reviews Online

Book Reviews from clare Public Library available online 18/12/08 http://www.clarelibrary.ie/eolas/library/services/book_reviews/book_reviews.htm (Adult)Fiction:The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan A Long Long Way by Sebastian Barry Ripening Seed by Colette Chocolat by Joanne Harris The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz … Continue reading

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Paperback Fiction Bestsellers 2008

Top 10 paperbacks – fictionThe Sunday Times Bestseller List, December 7, 2008 1 The Appeal by John Grisham (Arrow £7.99)2 Remember Me? by Sophie Kinsella (Black Swan £7.99)3 This Year It Will Be Different by Maeve Binchy (Orion £7.99)4 A … Continue reading

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bestsellers hardbacks nonfiction 2008

Non Fiction Hardback 2008 1. That’s Another Story by Julie Walters (Weidenfeld £18.99) 2 At My Mother’s Knee by Paul O’Grady (Bantam Press £18.99) 3 Dear Fatty by Dawn French (Century £18.99) 4 Parky by Michael Parkinson (Hodder £20) 5 … Continue reading

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top bestsellers 2008 hardback fiction

Complied by The Times Online http://entertainment.timesonline.co.uk/tol/arts_and_entertainment/books/article4304928.ece 2008 Hardback Fiction1 Scarpetta by Patricia Cornwell(Litt e, Brown £18.99)2 The Business by MCole(Headline £18.99) 3 The Gift by Cecelia Ahern(HarperCollins £14.99) 4 Just After Sunse tby Stephen King (Hodder £18.99) 5 Heart and … Continue reading

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Librarians choice best books 2008

Librarians list the Best Books of 2008 Akpan, Uwem. Say You’re One of Them. Little, Brown. ISBN 978-0-316-11378-6. $23.99. Alameddine, Rabih. The Hakawati. Knopf. ISBN 978-0-307-26679-8. $25.95. Aslam, Nadeem. The Wasted Vigil. Knopf. ISBN 978-0-307-26842-6. $25. Barcott, Bruce. The Last … Continue reading

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NOV 2008 FICTION

FICTION MOST BORROWED BOOKS IN PUBLIC LIBRARIES @ NOV 2008- USAhttp://www.libraryjournal.com/ WEEK OF NOVEMBER 15, 2008LJ’s The Books Most Borrowed in U.S. Libraries – Fiction Sail. James Pattterson and Howard RoughanLittle, Brown, $27.99. ISBN 9780316018708. Fearless Fourteen. Janet EvanovichSt. Martin’s, … Continue reading

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Celebs Websites and Blogs

3 Doors Down (3)
30 Seconds To Mars (2)
Aerosmith (3)
Alanis Morissette (5)
Alter Bridge (1)
Avril Lavigne (3)
Bon Jovi (4)
Bryan Adams (2)
Colbie Caillat (2)
Coldplay (2)
Damien Rice (1)
Dashboard Confessional (1)
Evanescence (6)
Extreme (1)
Fergie (4)
Foo Fighters (2)
Guns N Roses (1)
Hinder (1)
Hoobastank (1)
Katy Perry (1)
Korn (1)
Lenny Kravitz (2)
Live (1)
Meat Loaf (1)
Moby (1)
No Doubt (2)
Pearl Jam (2)
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Book Awards

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Irish Book Awards

http://www.argosybooks.ie/irish-book-awards Irish Book Awards   PRIZE WINNERS 2008 Glen Dimplex New Writers Award 2008 IMPAC Literary Award Booker Prize Irish Book Awards Irish Book Awards   The Irish Book Awards is the first multi-category, industry-wide awards project of it’s kind … Continue reading

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The Coolest Chic —Oprah and Her Book Club

Check out Oprah’s magazine, bookclub and her talkshow. I love her warm nature and practical advice. http://www.oprah.com/index Oprah’s Book Club The Story of Edgar Sawtelle A New Earth Past Selections Kids Reading List Starting a Book Club

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News On WordPress

http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/ -not fiction but fact online news on word press keep in touch

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Cork – My Home By The Lee

CORK CITY from http://www.cork-guide.ie/corkcity.htm Home > Cork City > Photo Gallery >Map Designated European City of Culture 2005 Cork City is Ireland’s third city (after Dublin and Belfast) and has always been an important seaport. It began on an island … Continue reading

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Womens Biographies

http://www.infoplease.com/spot/whmbios10.htmlwomens biographies AAaliyah, singer, actressAllen, Debbie, actress a-z by surname http://www.annettedunlea.com

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