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Looking for your next great read? Allow us to give you some recommendations.

Psychological Thrillers Winter 2018

We’ve gathered together all the hottest psychological thrillers to be published in the first months of 2018. If you like your stories dark and twisty, with unreliable narrators and lots of surprises, this is the list for you. Click on any title to go through to our catalog.

 

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Library staff across Canada have been reading and rating the newest titles in Adult Fiction and Non-Fiction, and we’ve got a list of recommendations for you. Check out the latest Loan Stars list.

 

 

Sarah Jessica Parker and Book Club Central

Award-winning actor, producer, designer, library supporter and avid reader Sarah Jessica Parker is the honorary chair for Book Club Central (an initiative of the American Library Association). In this role, Ms. Parker will select books throughout the year to share her joy of reading and discussing good books with readers everywhere.

Click here to see SJP’s latest reading recommendations.

This link will give you a list of SJP’s movies and tv shows available in our collection.

 

Fantasy Series

When the reality of world politics and events becomes too much for you, find comfort in the imaginary kingdoms and magical realms of Fantasy Fiction. Our in-house Fantasy expert, Siiri, has put together a list of the biggest titles in Fantasy series for adults and teens.

 

Reese Witherspoon Book Club

Actress and producer Reese Witherspoon is an avid reader. She often options the books she reads for future film projects. These are some of the books she’s been reading and recommending on social media.

Image by dtstuff9 [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

 

 

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Actress Emma Watson has a book club on goodreads.com called Our Shared Shelf where she discusses feminist books in fiction and non-fiction. These are some of her recommendations, with links to our catalogue.

Image by Georges Biard [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

 

 

Hot Summer Reads 2017

Just for BWG, we’ve picked twenty-seven new fiction releases with lots of book-industry buzz. Grab a couple to keep you company at the beach/cottage/campground.

We’ve broken the list down into three categories, click on each one to see the books:

Adrenaline Rush: Thrillers, Mysteries, Suspense and Horror

Contemporary Women: Romance, Family Stories, New Adult

Historical Fiction

 

For fans of the Netflix series Stranger Thingsstranger-things

We’ve pulled together some of the books and movies which influenced the creators of the series.

 

 

 

 

 Seasonal Stories 2017

‘Tis the season for some holiday reading. Check out these brand new books: we have lots of romance, and some mystery as well. Just the thing to keep you company on a long winter night. Click here for the list.

Click here for the list from 2016.