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Staff Picks: In Conclusion, Don't Worry About It

July 3, 2018
Catherine

Erin recently enjoyed In Conclusion, Don't Worry About Ita quick read with a positive message. Here is her review:

Staff Picks: The Life Lucy Knew

July 3, 2018
Catherine

Patricia, Programming & Outreach Coordinator, recently enjoyed The Life Lucy Knewthe novel book by Karma Brown. Karma Brown is a Canadian author of women's fiction best known for The Choices We Make.

TD Summer Reading Club 2018

July 3, 2018
Catherine

TD Summer Reading Club is Canada’s biggest, bilingual summer reading program for kids of all ages, all interests, and all abilities. This free program is co-created and delivered by 2,000 public libraries across Canada.  It celebrates Canadian authors, illustrators and stories. It’s designed to inspire kids to explore the fun of reading their way – the key to building a lifelong love of reading.

Staff Picks: Educated

June 26, 2018
Catherine

Karen Nordrum, from the Tamworth Branch of the County of Lennox & Addington Libraries, reviews Educated, a new memoir written by Tara Westover:

See It @ The Library

June 25, 2018
Catherine

Cool off by dropping by the Napanee or Amherstview Branches to enjoy a family movie. This program will take place from July 6th until August 17th -- each Friday at 10:30am. See the movie lineup below!

 

Amhestview

July 6 – Sherlock Gnomes

July 13 – Paddington 2

July 20 – Early Man

July 27 - Tad the Explorer

August 3 – Pokemon the movie: I choose you

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: