New Book Reviews
The book reviews in this section have been selected from 'On the Shelf' - a weekly column written by Mayo Library staff member Darina Molloy for local Mayo newspaper The Connaught Telegraph. The 'On the Shelf' corner reviews some of the new titles recently added to Mayo Library's book stock and you may view a monthly selection by clicking on New Book Reviews.
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- if you like a particular writer this section suggests similar authors you might like to try. Currently you may select:
Adventure/Thriller List - This genre is loved by those who like an action packed story full of thrilling and exciting exploits. Books in this genre have a multiplicity of backgrounds including the Cold War, industrial espionage or politics. An increasing number are now being published with a terrorist background.
Crime List - Historically this genre was characterized by the presence of either a Private Investigator or Police Detective with clues and innuendo leading to the final denourment. Today, however, the genre has many subgenres including legal/financial, medical, psychological etc.
Saga List - An extremely popular genre with many readers and often set in an historical context charting the life and times of generations of a particular family.
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