Posts Tagged ‘Fiction’

Academy Library Specialist Book Display – this month American fiction

June 16, 2017

Come and see our display of American fiction for June 2017. Check out our fiction collection, books to inspire and health and wellbeing books and dvds as well ! All are available to loan.


Academy Library Specialist Book Display – this month fiction

March 1, 2016

The Academy Library will have a monthly book display dedicated to a specialist topic. This month’s display is fiction.

Visit the library to view the collection, or click on the Book/Resources link for a detailed list.


Fiction book display March Darlek fiction book display March

New books!

February 23, 2015

We now have new additions to our Health and wellbeing and Fiction book stock! Titles include:

Gone girl
Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell
Marley & me
The goldfinch
The shock of the fall
We are all completely beside ourselves
The hundred-year-old man who climbed out of the window and disappeared
The lottery and other stories
The husband’s secret
The bone clocks
Lunch in Paris: a delicious love story, with recipes
Stay calm and content: no matter what life throws at you
Norwegian wood
The story of my life and the world I live in by Helen Keller
The Penguin complete novels of Nancy Mitford
Sycamore Row
The Martian
Sharp objects
Alan Turing : the enigma
The fault in our stars

All these titles and many more are now available for loan from the library.



Academy Libary specialist book displays – this month fiction

January 30, 2015

The Academy Library will have a monthly book display dedicated to a specialist topic. This month’s display is fiction.

Visit the library to view the collection, or click on this link for a detailed list.

Seen the film? Read the book!

January 27, 2015

Check out our large collection of popular fiction available from the library, many of which are now major motion pictures!



Fancy a date with Sophie Dahl, Mark Haddon or Daniel Wallace? Then come to check out our new Mood Boosting books!!

July 2, 2012

We have again expanded our increasingly popular Health and Wellbeing collection to include titles on a mood boosting theme.    Titles include: A Spot of Bother – Mark Haddon, Big Fish – Daniel Wallace, The Bell Jar – Sylvia Plath, Aspergirls –  Rudy Simone, Playing With The Grown-ups – Sophie Dahl, and many others. You can see the entire collection by clicking here.

A selection of our new books are on display in the Library and available to borrow now. Don’t miss out on our exciting new collection of books!

Please remember, the UHSM Academy Library is for ALL staff and students and the expansion of the above collections now means we have something for everyone!  Contact us for more information.

Management and leadership books

May 8, 2012

We have a growing collection of management and leadership books.  Click here to see the complete list of books available or visit our website and click on the Books/resources link to see many other book lists we have put together on subjects such as Mentorship, Human Resources, Research, Respiratory and Cancer.

Need a good book to read over the summer?

July 27, 2011

Why not take a look at our fiction collection which includes a growing collection of titles to appeal to all tastes.  The good news is you can borrow any number of books from this collection in addition to the six books from our core collection.  Please click here to view the list of titles currently available to you.

New fiction books

May 24, 2011

As a result of our recent survey; Your Six Favourite Books, we have now added your top titles to our growing fiction collection.  New titles include: The curious incident of the dog in the night-time by Mark Haddon, Jane Austen’s Emma and Pride and prejudice, Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte, Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte, Silas Marner by Geoprge Elliot, 1984 by George Orwell, The 39 steps by John Buchan and The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Once again, a big thank you to everyone who took part.

%d bloggers like this: