Adult Fiction, Book reviews and recommendations, Film

Book To Film: Netflix Edition Gray Man

Over the weekend many of you may have had this movie title suggested to you by Netflix. Synopsis: Six, a highly-skilled assassin in the deep-cover Sierra program of the CIA, is the agency's best merchant of death. However, a mission goes bad and now Six is on the run from the CIA with sociopathic former… Continue reading Book To Film: Netflix Edition Gray Man

Adult Fiction, Book reviews and recommendations, Cli-Fi Series

Climate Fiction (Cli-Fi) Friday: Recommended Reads

Welcome to another set of Cli- Fi Friday recommended reads, we hope you enjoyed our last recommendations. This week we thought you might enjoy some more fiction titles. Title : The Wall Author : John Lanchester Synopsis: Kavanagh begins his life patrolling the Wall. If he's lucky, if nothing goes wrong, he only has two… Continue reading Climate Fiction (Cli-Fi) Friday: Recommended Reads

Adult Fiction, Book reviews and recommendations

Book Review: Tell No One

Title: Tell No One Author: Harlan Coben Genre: Crime Review by: Aoife, Leixlip Library Synopsis: Eight years ago David Beck was knocked unconscious and left for dead, and his wife Elizabeth was kidnapped and murdered.Dr Beck re-lived the horror of what happened that day every day of his life. Then one afternoon, he receives an… Continue reading Book Review: Tell No One

Kildare Climate Fiction Series

Climate Fiction (Cli-Fi) Friday: Recommended Reads Week 6

Welcome to week 6 of Cli- Fi Friday Cli-Fi, we hope you enjoyed our last recommendations. This week we thought you might enjoy some more fiction titles. Looking to dive in? Six more weeks of Cli- Fi Friday remaining where we will post some new recommendations for you to sink your teeth into. Here are… Continue reading Climate Fiction (Cli-Fi) Friday: Recommended Reads Week 6

Adult Fiction, Book reviews and recommendations, Kildare Climate Fiction Series

Climate Fiction (Cli-Fi) Friday: Recommended Reads

Welcome to week 4 of Cli- Fi Friday Cli-Fi, we hope you enjoyed last weeks recommendations. This week we thought you might enjoy some more fiction titles. Looking to dive in? Eight more weeks of Cli- Fi Friday remaining where we will post some new recommendations for you to sink your teeth into. Here are… Continue reading Climate Fiction (Cli-Fi) Friday: Recommended Reads

Adult Fiction, Book reviews and recommendations

Book Review: Cut and Run

Title: Cut and Run Author: Lara Adrian, Tina Folsom Genre: Romance novel. Fiction. Review by: Chantelle, LCA Intern for Library HQ Synopsis: Gifted and lethally skilled, they were at one point, the nation’s most powerful asset. Until they were betrayed by an unknown enemy. Now they can’t trust anybody, not even each other. The Phoenix… Continue reading Book Review: Cut and Run

Book reviews and recommendations, Cli-Fi Series, Kildare Climate Fiction Series

Climate Fiction (Cli-Fi) Friday: Recommended Reads

Welcome to week 2 of Cli- Fi Friday Cli-Fi, we hope you enjoyed last weeks recommendations Looking to dive in? Over the next 12 weeks every Friday we will post some new recommendations for you to sink your teeth into. Here are few suggestions to get you started. Title : Flight Behaviour  Author : Barbara… Continue reading Climate Fiction (Cli-Fi) Friday: Recommended Reads

Adult Fiction, Adult Non-fiction, Book reviews and recommendations, Kildare Climate Fiction Series

Climate Fiction (Cli-Fi) Friday: Recommended Reads

So what is Cli- Fi ? Cli-Fi, or Climate Fiction, is a term coined by journalist Dan Bloom and refers to a growing branch of fiction literature that deals with the effects of climate change and global warming on human society. Works often feature a changed or changing climate and the human response to the… Continue reading Climate Fiction (Cli-Fi) Friday: Recommended Reads

Adult Fiction, Book reviews and recommendations

Fall In Love With Books: Romance Recommendations For Valentines Day

By Emma Doran, Leixlip Library Happy Valentines Day to all our wonderful library users. In this blog post I have selected a couple of contemporary romance books for the day that's in it. Enjoy! Title : It Happened One Summer Author: Tessa Bailey Synopsis: Piper Bellinger is fashionable, influential, and her reputation as a wild… Continue reading Fall In Love With Books: Romance Recommendations For Valentines Day

Adult Fiction, Book reviews and recommendations, Young Adult 16+

Book Review: Bridgerton: The Duke and I

Title: The Duke and I Author: Julia Quinn Genre: Historical Fiction. Romance. Adult Fiction. Review by: Chantelle, LCA Intern for Library HQ Synopsis: Simon Basset, the irresistible Duke of Hastings, has concocted a devious plan to keep himself free from the town's marriage-minded society mothers.  He shall pretend to be engaged to the lovely Daphne… Continue reading Book Review: Bridgerton: The Duke and I