2018 McIlvanney Prize longlist

Drum roll please, the winner of the 2018 MclLvanney Prize is The Quaker by Liam McIlvanney. The McILvanney Prize is Bloody Scotland’s annual prize awarded to the best Scottish Crime book of the year. It provides Scottish crime writing with recognition and aims to raise the profile and prestige of the genre as a whole. Scottish roots […]

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Big Library Read

Enjoy Katherine Locke’s “The Girl with the Red Balloon” ebook for two weeks with no waitlist! South Ayrshire Library members can join thousands of readers worldwide in the largest global digital book club, Big Library Read, through the library. From October 1-15, book lovers can borrow, read and discuss award-winning author Katherine Locke’s ‘The Girl […]

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September Public Holidays 2018

All of our libraries will close for the public holiday weekend on Friday 21 September 2018 and will re-open on Tuesday 25 September 2018. If you need to renew library items you can do so on our online catalogue. Please note: your library card number and PIN will be required. Don’t forget, even when the library is closed members can […]

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What’s On at Girvan Library’s Free Afternoon Film Club

Join us for an afternoon movie at Girvan Library’s free and friendly film club. Monday 1 October, 2pm In October we’ll be watching Alfred Hitchcock’s classic thriller ‘Rear Window’… After breaking his leg during a shoot, photo-journalist L.B. ‘Jeff’ Jeffries (Stewart) is forced to spend a humid summer recuperating in his Greenwich Village apartment. The wheelchair-bound […]

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