Books

English master’s language mission

A Springwood couple has combined their passions and skills to create a children's book they say will help non-English speakers learn the language. With no children of their own, John and Anne Maher understan...

Porn book fight continues

Conservative lobbyist Bernard Gaynor says he's had a “partial win” in his efforts to remove alleged pornographic books from Logan libraries. Earlier in the year, Mr Gaynor became aware of graphic novels on l...

Library app brings books to phones

A Logan City library app has been developed to enable residents to access library services on their phones. The app can be used to access a variety library services, including loaning books, reserve a librar...

Porn book protest just the beginning

A group of 30 Logan residents staged a protest outside council offices last week in a bid to get five pornographic books taken off local library shelves. Protest leader and conservative Catholic lobbyist Ber...

Cartoon book removed from library shelves

A cartoon book depicting sex acts has been removed from shelves of Logan City libraries. Conservative Catholic lobbyist Bernard Gaynor said the book, Gender Queer: a memoir by Maia Kobabe, had been removed a...

A book of lightbulb moments

Lightbulb Moments Through The Eyes of Men is a book which writes about the real-life stories of 15 men. It will be shared at Logan Central Library on February 4 from 2pm-3.30pm by author, counsellor and long...

Local gifts hope to next generation

Gail Godfrey is on a mission to spread messages of hope to children across the country, by collecting open letters to be published in her new book. The music teacher from Shailer Park said the idea for the b...

New system for library users

LOGAN Libraries will introduce a new online catalogue from Tuesdan November 8. It includes new ways for patrons to borrow digital library items such as eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazzines straight from the c...