Author Archives: Dorothy

Mood Boosting Books

These  books have been chosen by readers across the country for their uplifting and mood-boosting qualities. The list, pulled together by The Reading Agency, features non-fiction, fiction, short stories, classics, childrens books and even a cook book. Aberdeenshire’s Wellbeing Festival runs from … Continue reading

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ReaDiscover Your Library

Currently we’re marking Scotland’s Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design with our quirky ReaDiscover collection of books. The books can be found in Fraserburgh and Peterhead libraries, both of which  are interesting architectural gems in their own right. However, you … Continue reading

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Book Into Free Book Week Scotland Events

Coming soon to libraries in Aberdeenshire, a great line-up of Book Week Scotland Events starting on Monday 23rd. November. Book Week Scotland is for everyone and celebrates whatever it is that you enjoy to read. Delighted to say that wow … Continue reading

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WoW Treats for Readers

Inverurie’s annual World of Words festival has almost arrived with an amazing line-up of events in September, including a couple of meet the author sessions organised by Aberdeenshire Libraries. One of the highlights will be John Gordon Sinclair, appearing in the … Continue reading

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Mearns Readers Day June 2015

Very remiss of me not to have posted sooner about this excellent day. A great time was had by all on a beautiful sunny June Saturday in Laurencekirk. The new Mearns Community Library was a fantastic venue for our annual Readers … Continue reading

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Love reading? Love cakes? Love to meet authors?

If the answer is yes, then join us in Mearns Community Library, Laurencekirk on Saturday  27th. June for a fab ‘meet the authors’ afternoon.  Three excellent authors, great chit-chat and truly scrumptious cakes in a beautiful new library. Great value at … Continue reading

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Inspired to Write

World Book Night is just around the corner on the 23rd.of April. Although slightly in advance of the date, we decided to celebrate World Book Night by holding an event in Turriff Library for local aspiring writers. World Book Night … Continue reading

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