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The Lego Movie is here! Do not miss it or you will be very, very sorry.

Everyone is in The Lego Movie which is next at the Murphy Library so you might as well come too, and bring anybody who likes to laugh. 110 more words


Shaun Tan's 'The Red Tree' A picture book focussing on depression in children

The Red Tree by Shaun Tan one of the most powerful books I have ever read. It is melancholic and sombre. It is a picture book of exquisite beauty. 478 more words

Childrens Illustrated Books

Murphy Library shows comedy adventure movie for the whole family this Thursday

Do you enjoy Ian Fleming’s novels? Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, the next movie at the Murphy Library is based on one of his books but it’s not a James Bond story. 131 more words


Geek Girl by Holly Smale

Harriet Manners is a geek. Not a model. Definitely not. Completely, utterly, not even the tiniest bit like one. Infinity Models is not the place for a clumsy ginger spouting facts from morning to night. 202 more words

Books For Children

The Heart Shaped Bottle by Oliver Jeffers-A Story of Grief and Loss

Oliver Jeffers is a writer and illustrator of exceptional talent. He is one of my favourite illustrators and when I first came across his works it delighted me to know he comes from these very shores of Ireland. 326 more words

Book Review

Why Q; NoQ!

What kind of books do you prefer your children to read?

Don’t worry, I am not here to discuss the latest National Library Board removing the “penguin books” saga. 961 more words

Sponsored Reviews/Advertorials/Giveaways

I saw something pretty crazy on television the other day (and no, it wasn’t a reality show).

It was a toothbrush that plays music while you brush your teeth. 514 more words