‘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 last year.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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:
CBC’s annual contest of great Canadian literature has kicked off for 2017. Click here to see the longlisted titles which we have in our collection. If you would like to read any longlist titles which we don’t have, please fill out a Request form and we will try to borrow the book from another library for you.
We’ve pulled together some of the books and movies which influenced the creators of the series.