Delve into our Collections and discover your next read with curated lists and suggestions from Hamilton City Libraries staff.
Tuesday 13 October | Adult Non-Fiction
Written by one of the world’s most influential public intellectuals, Sapiens is a best-seller for good reason. Here are a few suggestions for readers looking for their next nugget of wisdom.
Wednesday 30 September | Adult Non-Fiction
In aid of Bee Aware Month, the team at Central Library have picked out titles about bees and beekeeping and put them on display with facts about why we need…
This week is Te Wiki o Te Reo Maaori - Maaori Language Week! We celebrated by putting up some displays of books in and about reo Maaori for children and…
Tolkien’s well-known fiction story is often assumed to be metaphorical in many areas and aspects, however the fantasy tale of Hobbits, rings of power and quests determining the fate of Middle Earth leads the reader into one of the most fascinating adventures told in the last century.
Tuesday 1 September | Adult Fiction
Eve created a super display at Central Library for Comic Book Month, complete with superheroes and comic book facts! Did you know. . .
The annual Out on the Shelves campaign is underway, and all our branches are getting involved with rainbow displays and book recommendations! See below for a list of books featured.
The winners of the NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults have been announced - check out the winning books here!
Thursday 30 July | Adult Fiction
So you've finished reading I am Pilgrim, and you can't wait for the sequel to be released! What do you read next? Pick your next read based on what you enjoyed…
Selected by Eve from Central Library, this novel is a compilation from Heather Morris’s interviews with the real-life Holocaust survivor Ludwig Sokolov.
Wednesday 27 May | Young Adult
eBooks and eAudiobooks for older teens with dystopian themes, accessible online 24/7. Click on any title below to borrow or place a hold.
Monday 11 May | Children
Bright and bold bedtime stories in eBook form - available 24/7! Click on any title below to borrow or place a hold.
Thursday 23 April | Young Adult
Angst-filled and emotionally intense fiction reads for young adults, picked by Leah from Chartwell Library. Click on any title below to borrow or place a hold.