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Head Strong

Author: Dave AspreyReviewed by: Stephen KellyBranch: Newbridge LibraryDave Asprey's easy to follow, two-week program offers a detailed plan to supercharge brain performance, including: which foods to eat and which ones toavoid, how to incorporate the right kinds of physical activity into your day, a detox protocol for your home and body; meditation and breathing for… Continue reading Head Strong

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How to use Bolinda Borrowbox

By Elaine, Library HQ Accessing Borrowbox You can access Borrowbox via the Online services tab on the County Council Kildare Library andArts website here. On the online services page there is a list of all the online resources provided by Kildare libraries. Click on the Bolinda BorrowBox link which will bring you to Borrowbox. If… Continue reading How to use Bolinda Borrowbox

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Top 10 Business Audiobooks on Borrowbox

Compiled by Stephen, Newbridge Library The Economics Book by DK Read by Fred Sanders The Economics Book highlights how economic ideas can shape our world, suchas the need for nations to act collectively to solve issues, from migration toclimate change. Using graphics and flow diagrams, it demystifies and untanglescomplicated theories to make sense of abstract… Continue reading Top 10 Business Audiobooks on Borrowbox

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The Heart’s Invisible Furies

Author: John Boyne Reviewed by: Aoife Kerr Branch: Leixlip Library Forced to flee the scandal in her hometown, Catherine Goggin finds herself pregnant and alone, in search of a new life at just 16. She knows she has no choice but to believe that the nun she entrusts her child to will find him a… Continue reading The Heart’s Invisible Furies

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The House Across the Street

Author: Lesley Pearse Reviewed by: Aoife Kerr, Leixlip Library 23-year-old Katy Speed is fascinated by the house across the street. The woman who lives there, Gloria, is a neighbour on the avenue, who owns a fashionable dress shop in Brexhill-On-Sea. But who is it that arrives in the black car most Saturdays while Gloria is… Continue reading The House Across the Street

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Top 10 Non-Fiction Audio Books on Borrowbox

Compiled by Stephen, Newbridge Library Mentors by Russell Brand Read by Russell Brand Mentors: How to Help and Be Helped describes the impact that a series of significant people have had on the author - from the wayward youths he tried to emulate growing up in Essex, through the first ex-junkie sage, to the people… Continue reading Top 10 Non-Fiction Audio Books on Borrowbox

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Freegal: Free Music Streaming Service With Kildare Libraries

By Elaine Patterson Did you know the library provides a legal and free music and streaming alternative to the likes of YouTube or Spotify? That's right with our digital library resource, Freegal. You can find this service in the online services section of the Kildare County Council Library and Arts website. For those who prefer… Continue reading Freegal: Free Music Streaming Service With Kildare Libraries

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RBDigital – Borrowing Magazines from the Library

By : Ciara, Maynooth Library The Libraries may be closed but you can still borrow some of your favourite magazines and periodicals! Follow this link HERE and register using a computer with your library card and pin then log in anywhere using your new account details.  Some highlights that are getting me through the long… Continue reading RBDigital – Borrowing Magazines from the Library

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Audiobook: The Secretary

Author: Renee Knight Narrated by: Victoria Hamilton Duration: 8 hours 24 minutes Genre: Adult fiction - Suspense Reviewed by: Joan, Newbridge Library Christine Butcher has loyally served Mina as her Secretary for 15 years.  Mina progressed to CEO of a large food corporation. As she ascended in the company and progressed to Chief Executive, the… Continue reading Audiobook: The Secretary