Fiction Picks in the North Peninsula
Stargazing Dog by Takashi Murakami
A best-seller in Japan just recently translated into English, this manga is the story of a man and his faithful dog who sticks with him through thick and thin.
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
A sci-fi classic, this book will tell you the meaning of life, the universe, and everything. And don’t forget your towel.
Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage: Stories by Alice Munro
Munro is the best living writer of traditional short stories and this collection, like all her others, should not be missed. In fact, it should be revisted . . again and again. If you're not familiar (or even if you are), check out this slideshow of Munro quotes:
Persuasion by Jane Austen
Revisit a classic.
These titles have been selected for your enjoyment by Brisbane Library staff.