Category: Adult Non-Fiction

Delve into our Collections and discover your next read with curated lists and suggestions from Hamilton City Libraries staff.

customer picks

Hillcrest Customers' Picks

Friday 23 July | Adult Fiction, Adult Non-Fiction

This week, the readers are making the suggestions! Here are some of the Hillcrest Library visitors' favourite books.

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Fun Home A Family Tragicomic

Reading Map: The Fun Home

Tuesday 20 July | Adult Fiction, Adult Non-Fiction

If you enjoyed Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic by Alison Bechdel, we have some suggestions for your next read. Click any title below check availability or place a hold.

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LibChoice untamed

Librarian's Choice: Untamed

Friday 2 July | Adult Non-Fiction, Librarians Choice

Untamed is mostly a memoir, partly an autobiography, and a little bit of a conversation between author and reader.

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Tales of the Weird and Wonderful

Tales of the Weird and Wonderful

Friday 18 June | Adult Non-Fiction

Looking for something a little... unusual? We've got books that will make you go 'hmmmm...'.

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Oh baby

Oh Baby!

Friday 11 June | Adult Non-Fiction

With news emerging earlier this week of Prince Harry and Meghan's newest arrival, we're sharing a selection of books to do with pregnancy and babies.

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Matariki Resources

Wednesday 9 June | Adult Non-Fiction, Children, NZ Books

A selection of books, multimedia, and weblinks to help you discover more about the history of Matariki and how it is celebrated.

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Cyber Security

TechWeek: Cyber Security

Thursday 27 May | Adult Non-Fiction

This week is TechWeek, so what better time to brush up on your cyber security skills? Learn how to keep yourself safe from online attacks with these resources from Hamilton City Libraries.

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The Ockhams

2021 Ockham New Zealand Book Award Winners

Thursday 13 May | Adult Fiction, Adult Non-Fiction, NZ Books

The winners of New Zealand Book Awards were announced last night - congratulations to all winners! The winning books are listed below - click on any book to check availability or…

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Autism Awareness

Autism Awareness Month

Friday 7 May | Adult Fiction, Adult Non-Fiction, Young Adult, Children

April was Autism Awareness Month, so Hillcrest Library was celebrating books about and by people on the autism spectrum.

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Ramadan Reads

Friday 30 April | Adult Non-Fiction

Muslims around the world have been observing Ramadan, a holy month of spiritual reflection, since 12 April.

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Anzac Day

Anzac Day 2021

Friday 23 April | Adult Non-Fiction

The team at Central Library have created a display of books, images and of course poppies to commemorate Anzac Day.

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LibChoice organize your way

Librarian's Choice: Organize Your Way

Friday 19 March | Adult Non-Fiction, Librarians Choice

Organize Your Way examines different ways of organizing based on your personality type.

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