Category Archives: Community Partnerships

New this week – April 16, 2018

Week of April 16, 2018

Here is just some of what’s new this week.  Ask for any of these titles at either branch. For tips on how to place a reserve, please visit the Your Account page (for using our online catalogue to reserve a title) or the Waiting Lists page (to get direct assistance).

Almonte Branch

Young Adult Fiction

Trial by Fire:  bk 1 of the Worldwide Trilogy by Josephine Angelini
Firewalker bk 2 of the Worldwide Trilogy by Josephine Angelini
Witch’s Pyre bk 3 of the Worldwide Trilogy by Josephine Angelini

Adult Fiction

The Cutting Edge:  a Lincoln Rhyme novel by Jeffrey Deaver
Women in Sunlight by Frances Mayes
Varina by Charles Frazier
Rattle by Fiona Cummins
Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly
The Disappeared by C. J. Box
The Bird that Did Not Sing:  a Detective Superintendent Lorimer novel by Alex  Gray
The Party by Robyn Harding

Non-Fiction

Women and Power:  a manifesto by Mary Beard
Faster, Higher, Smarter:  bright ideas that transformed sports by Simon Shapiro
The New Canadian Garden by Mark Cullen
Animation Lab for Kids:  fun projects for visual storytelling and making art move by Laura Bellmont
50 ways to get a job:  an unconventional guide ti finding work on your terms by Dev Aujla
Niki Jabbour’s Veggie Garden Remix:  224 new plants to shake up your garden and add variety, flavor and fun by Niki Jabbour
Nomadland:  surviving America in the twenty-first century by Jessica Bruder

DVDs

Sila and the Gatekeepers of the Arctic
The Endurance
Unrest
The Last Movie Star
Phantom Thread
Call Me By Your Name
Lucky
The Handmaid’s Tale, season one

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – April 3, 2018

Week of April 3, 2018

Here is just some of what’s new this week.  Ask for any of these titles at either branch. For tips on how to place a reserve, please visit the Your Account page (for using our online catalogue to reserve a title) or the Waiting Lists page (to get direct assistance).

Almonte Branch

 

Adult Fiction

Tom Thomson’s Last Bonfire by Geoff Taylor
The Broken Girls by Simone St. James
February by Lisa Moore
The Punishment She Deserves:  an Inspector Lynley novel by Elizabeth George
Every Note Played by Lisa Genova

Non-Fiction

Visionary Women:  how Rachel Carson, Jane Jacobs, Jane Goodall and Alice waters changed our world by Andrea Barnet
How to be Yourself:  quiet your inner critic and rise above social anxiety by Ellen Hendriksen
Yoga for Healthy Aging: a guide to lifelong well-being by Baxter Bell
The Roots of Culture, the Power of Art:  the first sixty years of the Canada Council for the Art by Monica Gattinger
More Trails, More Tales by Bob Henderson

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – March 26, 2018

Week of March 26, 2018

Here is just some of what’s new this week.  Ask for any of these titles at either branch. For tips on how to place a reserve, please visit the Your Account page (for using our online catalogue to reserve a title) or the Waiting Lists page (to get direct assistance).

Almonte Branch

Young Adult Fiction

Roseblood by A. G. Howard
Tempests and Slaughter:  the Numair Chronicles by Tamora Pierce

Adult Fiction

The Flight Attendant by Chris Bohjalian
Once More With Feeling by Meira Cook
The Rising Sea:  a Kurt Austin adventure by Clive Cussler
The Music Shop by Rachel Joyce

Non-Fiction

The Doomsday Machine:  confessions of a nuclear war planner by Daniel Ellsberg
Startle and Illuminate:  Carol Shields on writing by Carol Shields
The Healing Trees:  the edible and herbal qualities of northeastern woodland trees by Robbie Hanna Anderman
The Vanity Fair Diaries:  1983-1992 by Tina Brown

DVDs

Agatha Raisin, series one
A Place to Call Home, season 4
Surviving the Wild
Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – March 19, 2018

Week of March 19, 2018

Here is just some of what’s new this week.  Ask for any of these titles at either branch. For tips on how to place a reserve, please visit the Your Account page (for using our online catalogue to reserve a title) or the Waiting Lists page (to get direct assistance).

Almonte Branch

Young Adult Fiction

As You Wish by Chelsea Sedoti
Blood Water Paint by Joy McCullough
A Girl Like That by Tanaz Bhathena
Scythe:  book 1 in the Arc of a Scythe series by Neal Shusterman

Young Adult Non-Fiction

The Giant Book of Hacks for Minecrafters:  a giant unofficial guide featuring tips and tricks other guides won’t teach you by Megan Miller

Adult Fiction

Lake Silence:  book 6 in The Others series by Anne Bishop
I’ll be Your Blue Sky by Marisa de los Santos
The Hush by John Hart
The Third Victim by Phillip Margolin

Non-Fiction

Maker Lab Outdoors:  25 super cool projects by Jack Challoner
Declutter Your Data:  take charge of your data and organize your digital life by Angela Crocker
Grief Works:  stories of life, death and surviving by Julia Samuel
Worth It:  your life, your money, your terms by Amanda Steinberg
Antiques Roadshow:  40 years of great finds by Paull Attenburg

DVDs

Justice League
Blade Runner 2049
Longmire, the complete season 5
Lady Bird
The Shape of Water

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – March 12, 2018

Week of March 12, 2018

Here is just some of what’s new this week.  Ask for any of these titles at either branch. For tips on how to place a reserve, please visit the Your Account page (for using our online catalogue to reserve a title) or the Waiting Lists page (to get direct assistance).

Almonte Branch

Young Adult Fiction

All the Forever Things by Jolene Perry
Runebinder:  book 1 of the Runebinder chronicles by Alex R. Kahler
The Cipher by John C. Ford
Warcross:  book 1 of the Warcross series by Marie Lu

Adult Fiction

Brock’s Agent: a War of 1812 novel by Tom Taylor
The Evolution of Alice by David A. Robertson
Police by Jo Nesbo
A Long Way From Home by Peter Carey

Non-Fiction

The Crown, the Official Companion, volume 1:  Elizabeth II, Winston Churchill, and the making of a young Queen by Robert Lacey
Remodelista:  the organized home by Julie Carlson
Extraordinary Ornamental Edibles:  100 perennials, trees, shrubs and vines for Canadian gardens by Mike Lascelle
Spirited Away:  fairy stories of old Newfoundland by Tom Dawe

DVDs

Murder on the Orient Express
Arthur King of the Britons
Darkest Hour

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – March 5, 2018

Week of March 5, 2018

Here is just some of what’s new this week.  Ask for any of these titles at either branch. For tips on how to place a reserve, please visit the Your Account page (for using our online catalogue to reserve a title) or the Waiting Lists page (to get direct assistance).

Almonte Branch

 

Non-Fiction

Enlightenment Now:  the case for reason, science, humanism, and progress by Steven Pinker
How Democracies Die by Steven Levitsky
The Healing Self:  a revolutionary new plan to supercharge your immunity and stay well for life by Deepak Chopra
Simply Keto:  a practical approach to health & weight loss with 100+ easy recipes by Suzanne Ryan
The Organized Child:   an effective program to maximize your kid’s potential – in school and in life by Richard Gallagher
The Sun and Her Flowers:  poetry by Rupi Kaur
Trumpocracy:  the corruption of the American republic by David Frum

 

DVDs 

Death Comes to Pemberley
Battlecreek
Professor Marston and the Wonder Women
The Doctor Blake Mysteries, Season four
Last Flag Flying
American Fango
Benjamin Troubles
Barefoot at Dawn/Pieds Nus Dans l’Aube/ 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – February 20, 2018

Week of February 20, 2018

Here is just some of what’s new this week.  Ask for any of these titles at either branch. For tips on how to place a reserve, please visit the Your Account page (for using our online catalogue to reserve a title) or the Waiting Lists page (to get direct assistance).

Almonte Branch

YA Fiction

Fourth Dimension:  a rule of three novel by Eric Walters
Tarnished City:  a dark gifts novel by Vic James
The Eye of Minds:  a mortality doctrine novel by James Dashner

Non-Fiction 

All We Leave Behind:  a reporter’s journey into the lives of others by Carol Off
Martin Rising:  requiem for a king by Andrea Davis Pinkney
175 Best Multifunction Electric Pressure Cooker Recipes by Marilyn Haugen
Never Get Angry Again by David J. Lieberman
At Peace:  choosing a good death after a long life by Samuel Harrington

Fiction – Adult

The Deceivers:  a John Wells novel by Alex Berenson
This Is All A Lie by Thomas Trofimuk
The Glass Forest by Cynthia Swanson
The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck

DVDs 

Wonder
Twenty Years Later
Year by the Sea
Homeland, season six, disc 1 & 2
Homeland, season six, disc 3 & 4

New this week – February 13, 2018

Week of February 13, 2018

Here is just some of what’s new this week.  Ask for any of these titles at either branch. For tips on how to place a reserve, please visit the Your Account page (for using our online catalogue to reserve a title) or the Waiting Lists page (to get direct assistance).

Almonte Branch

 

YA Fiction

The Agony of Bun O’Keefe by Heather Smith
Batman, Nightwalker by Marie Lu
Letters to the Lost by Brigid Kemmerer
That Selfie Girl by Linda Oatman

Non-Fiction

Fire and Fury:  inside the Trump White House by Michael Wolff
Roped In:  creative craft projects made with rope (and other awesome things) by Gemma Patford
The Power of Community:  how phenomenal leaders inspire their teams, wow their customers by Howard Partridge
What the Qur’an Meant and Why it Matters by Garry Wills
12 Rules for Life:  an antidote to Chaos by Jordan B. Peterson
How to Think:  a survival guide for a world at odds by Alan Jacobs

Fiction – Adult

Everything Here is Beautiful by Mira T. Lee
The Woman in the Window by A. J. Finn
The Gate Keeper: an Inspector Rutledge novel by Charles Todd
The Atomic City Girls by Janet Beard

DVDs 

Flatliners
American Made
Kingsman:  the Golden Circle
This is Us, Season One, d. 1, 2 & 3
This is Us, Season One, d. 4 & 5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – February 6, 2018

Week of February 6, 2018

Here is just some of what’s new this week.  Ask for any of these titles at either branch. For tips on how to place a reserve, please visit the Your Account page (for using our online catalogue to reserve a title) or the Waiting Lists page (to get direct assistance).

Almonte Branch

Non-Fiction

How Emotions are Made:  the secret life of the brain by Lisa Feldman Barrett
The All-Or-Nothing Marriage:  how the best marriages work by Eli J. Finkel
Why We Sleep:  unlocking the power of sleep and dreams by Matthew Walker
Snitte:  the Danish art of whittling by Frnak Egholm
Collusion:  secret meetings dirty money, and how Russia helped Donald Trump win by Luke Harding
Feeding My Mother:  comfort and laughter in the kitchen as my mom lives with memory loss by Jann Arden

Fiction – Adult

The Wife by Alafair Burke
Promise Not To Tell:  a Cutler, Sutter and Sainas novel by Janye Ann Krentz
Fall from Grace by Danielle Steel
Six Degrees of Freedom by Nicolas Dick

DVDs

The Mountain Between Us
Stronger
The Dark Tower
Lady Macbeth
Atomic Blonde
The Little Hours
Baby Driver

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – January 29, 2018

Week of January 29, 2018

Here is just some of what’s new this week.  Ask for any of these titles at either branch. For tips on how to place a reserve, please visit the Your Account page (for using our online catalogue to reserve a title) or the Waiting Lists page (to get direct assistance).

Almonte Branch

Non-Fiction

Encyclopedia of Native Tribes of North America by Michael  Johnson
Landscapes:  super-quick techniques for amazing drawings by Virginia Hein
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson
Light the Dark:  writers and creativity, inspiration, and the artistic process edited by Joe Frassier

Fiction – Adult

Murder in Sainte-Germain:  an Aimee Leduc novel by Cara Black
The Queen of all Crows:  a map of unknown things novel by Rod Duncan
The Circle by Dave Eggers
Bluebird, bluebird by Attica Locke