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Recently Returned

Wyndham City Libraries

Recently Returned
38 MIN2019 DEC 31
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This episode of Recently Returned is from our Live with the Librarians series. Initially broadcast live via our Facebook page on December 6, 2019, host Anita is joined by Librarians Anu, Jess, and Lachlan to discuss some of the books they’ve been reading, and what they're looking forward to next.

Titles discussed (in order of mention):


  • Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life by Ruth Franklin
  • The Education of an Idealist by Samantha Power
  • Bone China by Laura Purcell ebook
  • Melmoth by Sarah Perry eaudio
  • Gaudy Night by Dorothy L. Sayers
  • A Dark Adapted Eye by Barbara Vine
  • Ghostland by Edward Parnell eaudio
  • The Bee and the Orange Tree by Melissa Ashley ebook   eaudio


  • Toil and Trouble - Augusten Boroughs 
  • Braving the Wilderness - Brene Brown ebook  
  • Every Heart a Doorway - Seanan McGuire 


  • The Green Road by Anne Enright
  • The Thing Around Your Neck by Chimamanda Adichie  ebook
  • Don’t Stop Believing: A Memoir by Olivia Newton-John ebook   eaudio
  • I Am Change by Suzy Zail ebook

Also mentioned:

  • We Should All be Feminists by Chimamanda Adichie ebook
  • Running with Scissors by Augusten Boroughs
  • The Haunting of Hill Houseby Shirley Jackson
  • Becomingby Michelle Obama ebook  eaudio
  • Dare to Lead: Brave Work, Tough Conversations, Whole Heart by Brene Brown ebook  eaudio
  • A Fatal Inversion by Barbara Vine
  • Peter Wimsey Mysteries (series) by Dorothy L Sayers
  • Have His Carcaseby Dorothy L Sayers
  • The Nine Tailors by Dorothy L Sayers
  • The Weekend by Charlotte Wood ebook  eaudio
  • The Natural Way of Things by Charlotte Wood ebook

Download the Live with the Librarians episode transcript