Big Library Read

Big Library Read: 9 to 23 May 2024

Big Library Read - the world’s largest digital book club is on from 9 to 23 May. Booklovers can join over 100,000 others around the world and read the featured title - or listen to the eAudiobook - with no waitlists or holds. Readers can then discuss online.

Big Library Read (BLR) is facilitated by Libby. It is a reading programme that connects readers around the world with the same eBook at the same time - no wait lists or holds. It’s a worldwide digital version of a local book club, the program is free and all you need to get started reading is a library card and password/PIN.

Wild New World by Dan Flores

From 9 to 23 May, booklovers with a valid Christchurch City library card can join thousands of others around the globe in borrowing Wild New World by Dan Flores from their public library.

"This is a magnificent achievement—a sweeping saga stretching across thousands of years. With his sharp eye for compelling anecdotes, Flores weaves an unfolding story that keeps you turning the pages.” — Dayton Duncan, “The National Parks: America’s Best Ideas”

Wild New World

Wild New World


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