Calibre Audio Library


It's Halloween and a great opportunity to promote some of the spooky and downright terrifying books in the Calibre Library. This year we are...

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Continuing the 2019 Libraries Week theme on the role of libraries in the digital world, let us begin with a quick look at a novel about the early...

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This year National Poetry Day celebrates its 25th anniversary on 3rd October. The one-day festival, which is focusing on the theme of truth, sees...

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New Books

New Books for November

November Young

If you are patiently waiting for the next series of Doctor Who to come back to our television screens, then why not listen to Doctor Who: The Clockwise Man by Justin Richards (617570) which we have just added to the library. In 1920s London the Doctor and Rose find themselves caught up in the hunt for a mysterious murderer. But not everyone or everything is what they seem. Secrets lie behind locked doors and inhuman killers roam the streets. Can anyone be trusted to tell or even to know the truth?

Ever wondered what Hyenas get up to on their holidays? Now is your chance to find out in the next in Julian Clary’s series featuring the Bolds called The Bolds on Holiday (617582). The Bolds decide to take a well-earned holiday by the seaside, so they head down to Cornwall for a spot of camping. But it's never long before trouble sniffs these hyenas out, and Bobby is mistaken for a pup and snatched by a wicked dognapper. The Bolds will need all their ingenuity to hunt her down and rescue all the pilfered pooches. But can these hyenas-in-disguise save the day, without letting the cat out of the bag...?

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