Category Archives: MMPL News

New this week – nov 4, 2019

Week of Nov 4, 2019

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

The Moscow Deception by Karen Robards
We, The Jury by Robert Rothstein
The Second Sleep by Robert Harris
Blue Moon: a Jack Reacher novel by Lee Child
Chasing Painted Horses by Drew Hayden Taylor
Penny For Your Secrets: a Verity Kent Mystery by Anna Lee Huber
The House Next Door by James Patterson

Adult Non-Fiction

From the Ashes: my story of being metis, homeless, and finding my way by Jesse Thistle
Permanent Record by Edward Snowden
The Complete Guide to DIY Greenhouses
A Thousand Small Sanities: the moral adventure of liberalism by Adam Gopnik
7 Secrets to Investing Like Warren Buffett by Mary Buffett
Perfectly Hidden Depression: how to break free from the perfectionism that masks your depression by Margaret Robinson Rutherford
Bird Therapy by Joe Harkness

Job Posting – PART-TIME STUDENT ASSISTANT

Mississippi Mills Public Library

Pakenham Branch

PART-TIME STUDENT ASSISTANT

(must be 15 – 26 years of age)

Position is for approximately 7 hours per week (may include evening and Saturday hours)

Successful applicants must have a well-rounded knowledge, be self-motivated, have flexibility in his/her schedule, and enjoy working with the public. Interested candidates are invited to submit a resume and cover letter to

Christine Row CEO/Chief Librarian

Mississippi Mills Public Library

crow@mississippimills.ca

no later than 12 o’clock noon on Friday, November 8, 2019 . We would like to thank all who apply, but only those applicants selected for an interview will be acknowledged.

Information collected will be used in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for the purpose of job selection.

If you require this document or any additional documents in an alternative format, please contact the Library at 613-256-1037. Should you require any special accommodations in order to apply or interview for a position with the Mississippi Mills Public Library we will endeavor to make such accommodations.

New this week – Oct 28, 2019

Week of Oct 28 2019

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

To the Land of Long Lost Friends by Alexander McCall Smith
The Two Houses by Fran Cooper
Agent Running in the Field by John Le Carre
The Cockroach by Ian McEwan
A Cruel Deception: a Bess Crawford mystery by Charles Todd

Adult Non-Fiction

When Antidepressants Aren’t Enough: harnessing the power of mindfulness to alleviate depression by Stuart J. Eisendrat6h
Galaxies: birth and destiny of our universe by Govert Schilling

DVDs

Shetland; season five
Spider-Man: Far From Home

New this week – Oct 14, 2019

Week of Oct 14, 2019

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

A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahereh Mafi
The German Midwife by Mandy Robotham
Grand Union: stories by Zadie Smith
The Testaments by Margaret Atwood

Adult Non-Fiction

The Mosquito by Timothy C. Winegard
They Call Me George: the untold story of black train porters and the birth of modern Canada by Cecil Foster
This Is Depression: a comprehensive, compassionate guide for anyone who wants to understand depression by Diane McIntosh
Truth Be Told: my journey through life and the law by Beverley McLachlin

Young Adult Fiction

The Last Voyage of Poe Blythe by Ally Condie

DVDs

Elementary: the final season
Jack Ryan: season one
MIB International

New this week – Oct 7, 2019

Week of Oct 7, 2019

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

Three Bullets by R. J. Ellory
The Management Style of the Supreme Beings by Tom Holt
The World That We Knew by Alice Hoffman
Bloody Genius: a Virgil Flowers novel by John Sandford

Adult Non-Fiction

Songs of the North Woods by O. J. Abbott
Stitched Textiles: seascapes by Amanda Hislop
Murdered Midas: a millionaire, his gold mine, and a strange death on an island paradise by Charlotte Gray
The Vagina Bible: by Jen Gunter

Young Adult Fiction

Wilder Girls by Rory Power
Restore Me by Tahereh Mafi
The Secret Commonwealth: the book of dust by Philip Pullman
Carpe Fin: a Haida manga by Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas

DVDs

The Mustang
The Best of Enemies

New this week – Sep 30, 2019

Week of Sep. 30, 2019

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

The Dutch House by Ann Patchett
The Cartel Series, book 1, 2 & 3 from the minds of Ashley & Jaquavis
Murder in the First Edition: A beyond the page bookstore mystery by Lauren Elliott

Adult Non-Fiction

Woodstock: 3 days of peace & music by Michael Lang
It’s Hard to Say Goodbye by Lowell Green
Breakdown: the pipeline debate and the threat to Canada’s Future by Dennis McConaghy
On Fire: the burning case for a green new deal by Naomi Klein
The Wake: the deadly legacy of a Newfoundland Tsunami by Linden MacIntyre

Young Adult Fiction

The Tenth Girl by Sara Faring
Throwaways by Caitlin Kittredge
Captain America and the Avengers: the complete collection
Batman Adventures by Matthew K. Manning

DVDs

Killing Eve, Season 2
American Gods, Season 2
The Professor
Yesterday