New to Geraldton Regional Library: Unearthing what lies beneath our world

Deborah BarnettGeraldton Guardian

Underland: A Deep Time Journey by Robert MacFarlane - Adult Non Fiction

Underland is an epic exploration of the Earth’s underworlds as they exist in myth, literature, memory and the land itself.

At once ancient and urgent, this is a book that will change the way you see the world.

Good Indian Daughter: How I Found Freedom In Being A Disappointment by Ruhi Lee - Biography

Long before Ruhi fell pregnant, she knew she was never going to be the ‘good Indian daughter’ her parents demanded.

But when the discovery that she is having a girl sends her into disappointment, it becomes clear she’s weighed down by emotional baggage that needs to be unpacked, quickly.

The Little Boat on Trusting Lane by Mel Hall - Adult General Fiction

Richard and his disciples run his alternative healing centre from an old houseboat in a scrapyard on Trusting Lane.

But warning letters from the council are piling up and the arrival of a new mystic is about to rock their world.

How many alternative healers can one small boat hold before the enterprise capsizes?

At Night All Blood Is Black by David Diop - Adult Literary Fiction

Alfa and Mademba are two of the many Senegalese soldiers fighting in the Great War. When Mademba is killed, Alfa is alone and lost amid the savagery of the conflict.

He devotes himself to the war, to violence and death, but soon begins to frighten even his own comrades in arms.

Winner of the International Booker Prize 2021.

Red Sea Spies: The True Story of Mossad’s Fake Diving Resort by Raffi Berg - Adult Non Fiction

In the early 1980s on a remote part of the Sudanese coast, a new luxury holiday resort opened. Catering for divers, it attracted guests from around the world.

Little did the holidaymakers know that the staff were undercover spies, working for the Mossad, the Israeli secret service.

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