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TD Summer Reading Club Launch

June 19, 2018
Catherine

You are invited to attend a family storytime at your local library branch at 10:30am on Saturday, June 23rd. This will be the official launch of TD Summer Reading Club 2018 and your first opportunity to pick up your TD Summer Reading Club kit. All branches will be running this program. 

Staff Picks: Then She Was Gone

June 18, 2018
Catherine

Marg recently enjoyed Then She Was Gone, a popular new thriller by Lisa Jewell. Read her review here:

What's new in mystery and suspense

June 18, 2018
Catherine

All too often I end up disappointing with mysteries/thrillers/psychological suspense because you can see the twist(s) from a mile away. Well, The Perfect Mother blindsided me! It’s about a group of first time mothers living in Brooklyn who regularly gather for baby advice and peer support.

What I'll be reading this summer

June 13, 2018
Catherine

Now that summer is clearly upon us and the weather is warming up, it is once again time to make reading an outside activity. In my opinion, there isn't anything more relaxing...assuming the mosquitos are in check!  Luckily, there are all kinds of great new and forthcoming releases to choose from. Here are a few books that are on my radar for summer reading. 

Staff Picks: Bellewether

June 13, 2018
Catherine

Kristin reviews Bellewether by Susanna Kearsley, our One Book, One L&A selection for 2018! Here's her review:

Children's Summer Reading Recs

June 13, 2018
Catherine

It’s that time of year again when the County of Lennox & Addington Libraries launches the always popular TD Summer Reading Club. The purpose of this Canada-wide program is threefold: to encourage early literacy, to stave off “summer learning loss”, and perhaps most importantly, to celebrate the role recreational reading plays in lifelong learning.

Staff Picks: Trouble Never Sleeps

May 30, 2018
Catherine

Caitlyn recently enjoyed Trouble Never Sleeps, Stephanie Tromly’s final installment in the Trouble series for teens. Haven’t read the first two yet?

Staff Picks: Vi

May 25, 2018
Catherine

Andree recently enjoyed Kim Thúy's Vi, which she describes as "a truly magical read." Here is her review:

Check out our Spring/Summer Guide!

May 25, 2018
Catherine

Pick up your copy of our Spring/Summer 2018 program guide today! Highlights include TD Summer Reading Club events, our 4th Annual Local Author Showcase and L&A's Great Big Family Read 2018. 

You can also access the guide online here

Staff Picks: The Memory Shop

May 18, 2018
Catherine

Karen, Coordinator of the County of Lennox & Addington Libraries' Bath Branch, recently enjoyed The Memory Shop by Ella Griffin. Here is her review: