Algernon (the Library’s gorilla) was given the task of selecting books for the “holiday reading” display in Townsville's Mabo Library.
Turns out Algernon’s favourite books are not mystery novels, or classic novels, or science-fiction novels or romance novels.
Algernon likes paperbacks.
He doesn’t really care what the book is about, as long as it’s a paperback.
Thankfully, we have a lot of interesting paperbacks floating around in the library, so you’ll probably find something worth reading amongst Algernon’s
Have a look. Take a book. They’re all available for loan, and there are more where they came from.