Book Review – Nice Racism & White Fragility

I discovered these books via a radio show called Big Ideas from ABC Radio National. The author, Robin DiAngelo was being interviewed and I found what she had to say about racism fascinating! Luckily, my library has her books so I immediately reserved them and I didn’t have to wait that long either! Here are…

Book Review – Love People Use Things

I came across this book when I was visiting Mount Gambier Public Library. Even though I could have borrowed it while we were in South Australia, I decided to reserve the item from my local library. Popular book that it is, it took a while before I could borrow it. Alright, this is another one…

Book Review – Bill Bailey’s Guide to Happiness

This book was recommended to me by a colleague before I went on my extended leave last year. But I only started reading this (and finished it of course) at the beginning of this year. Again, I postponed my reserve on this item at my local library last year. Have I mentioned already how I…

Book Review – How to Kidnap the Rich

Before we left for our road trip last year, I heard the presenters of the RN Bookshelf discuss this book by Rahul Raina. I immediately reserved this at my local library. Although, I only got to read it after we got back from our 3.5 months road trip. So what is this book about? Well,…

Library Visit 2021 – Port Pirie Library

Wow! What a brand new spanking library. I was surprised and impressed. I didn’t expect to visit a shiny new public from Port Pirie at all. I thought this town might have been backward but I have been proven wrong! What a progressive little town. Date of visit: 9 September 2021 Features: Apart from it…