Category Archives: New this week

New this week – September 10, 2018

Week of September 10, 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

My Name is Nobody by Matthew Richardson
The Man Who Came Uptown by George Pelecanos
Walking Shadows by Faye Kellerman
Antelope Woman by Louise Erdrich

Adult Non-Fiction

Their Home and Native Land by Robert MacBain
Estrogen Matters:  why taking hormones in menopause can improve women’s well-being by Avrum Bluming
Bees:  an identification and native plant forage guide by Heather Holm
Putting Peace First:  7 comitments to change the world by Eric David Dawson
Joyful:  the surprising power of ordinary things to create extraordinary happiness by Ingrid Fetell Lee

DVDs

Elementary, Season 4, d. 1-3
Elementary, Season 4, d. 4-6
Adrift
The Last Warrior

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – September 3, 2018

Week of September 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

The Air You Breathe by Frances de Pontes Peebles
The Phantom Tree by Nicola Cornick
Feared:  a Rosato & De Nunzio novel by Lisa Scottoline
Women Talking by Miriam Toews

Adult Non-Fiction

Solitude:  in pursuit of a singular life in a crowded world by Michael Harris
The Death of Truth by Michiko Kakutani
The Perfect Weapon:  war, sabotage, and fear in the cyber age by David E. Sanger
From Walk-Up to High Rise:  Ottawa’s historic apartment buildings by Richard Belliveau

Young Adult Fiction

The Red Fox Clan:  A Ranger’s Apprentice, The Royal Ranger novels by John Flanagan

DVDs

Ready Player One
Death Wish
Endeavour, series 5
Homestate

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – August 27, 2018

Week of August 27, 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

Starlight by Richard Wagamese
Mister Monkey by Francine Prose
A Curve in the Road by Julianne MacLean
The Amateurs by Liz Harmer

Adult Non-Fiction

The Community Food Forest Handbook:  how to plan, organize and nurture edible gathering places by Catherine Bukowski
Pollinators of Native Plants:  attract, observe and identify pollinators and beneficial insects with native plants by Heather Holm
The Millennial`s Guide to Changing the world:  a new generation`s handbook to being yourself and living with purpose by Alison Lea Sher
Leveraging the Universe:  7 steps to engaging life`s magic by Mike Dooley

Young Adult Fiction

Sky in the Deep: bk. 1 in the Sky in the Deep series by Adrienne Young
Dance of Thieves:  bk. 1 in the Dance of Thieves series by Mary E. Pearson
Ace of Shades:  bk. 1 in the Shadow Game series by Amanda Foody
Contagion:  bk. 1 in the Contagion series by Erin Bowman

DVDs

The Hours
You Were Never Really Here
Peaky Blinders:  season 1
The Three Musketeers:  the complete series

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – August 22, 2018

Week of August 22, 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

A Darkness of the Heart:  a Joanne Kilbourn mystery by Gail Bowen
The Money Shot: a Teddy Fay novel by Stuart Woods
There There by Tommy Orange
An Unwanted Guest by Shari Lapena

Adult Non-Fiction

Seriously Good Freezer Meals:  150 easy recipes to save your time & sanity by Karrie Truman
White Walls:  a memoir about motherhood, daughterhood , and the mess in between by Judy Batalion
Lyme Disease:  the first epidemic of climate change by Mary beth Pfeiffer
Canadian Whisky:  the new portable expert by Davin de Kergommeaux

DVDs

Ripper Street, season 4
Ripper Street, season 5
Catch Me If You Can
Tully

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – August 14, 2018

Week of August 14, 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 

Beartown by Fredrik Backman
Coming Home to Island House by Erica James
The Year That Changed Everything by Cathy Kelly
Rachel:  book 3 in the Rashi’s Daughter series by Maggie anton

Adult Non-Fiction

When we are bold:  women who turn our upsidedown world right edited by Rachel M. Vincent
An Intimate Wilderness:  Arctic voices in a land of vast horizons by Norman Hallendy
Our Native Bees:  North America’s endangered pollinators and the fight to save them by Paige Embry
The Weather Detective:  rediscovering nature’s secret signs by Peter Wohlleben
Meet the Teacher:  how to help your child navigate elementary school:  a common sense guide by Betty Borowski

DVDs

Lean on Pete 
The Leisure Seeker
Finding your Feet
Ripper Street, season 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – August 7, 2018

Week of August 7, 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

99 Lies by Rachel Vincent

Adult Fiction 

A Double Life by Flynn Berry
The Run-Out Groove by Andrew Cartmel
A Measure of Darkness:  a Clay Edison novel by Jonathan Kellerman
The Fire Court:  a Marwood and Lovett novel by Andrew Taylor

 

Adult Non-Fiction

Being Prime Minister by J. D. M. Stewart
Mushroom Cultivation:  an illustrated guide to growing your own mushrooms at home by Tavis Lynch
Around the World in 80 Trees by Jonathan Drori
Wilding:  the return of nature to a British farm by Isabella Tree

DVDs

An Ordinary Man
Viceroy’s House
The Sense of an Ending
Black Mass
Game Night
Blockers
Ride Along 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – July 17, 2018

Week of July 17, 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 

99 Lies by Rachel Vincent

Adult Fiction 

The Book of Hidden Things by Francesco Dimitri
The True Deceiver by Tove Janssen
The Burning Chambers by Kate Mosse
The Hellfire Club by Jake Tapper
A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

Adult Non-Fiction

The Astonishing General:  the life and legacy of Sir Isaac Brock by Wesley B. Turner
Audobon’s Birds of America by John James Audubon
The Ultimate New Mom’s Cookbook:  a complete food and nutrition resource for expectant mothers, babies and toddlers by Auroro Satler
Calypso by David Sedaris
A Passion for Paris:  romanticism and romance in the City of Light by David Downie

DVDs

Tulip Fever
Maze Runner:  the Death Cure
Rebecka Martinsson, series 1
The Legend of Tarzan
Pirates of the Caribbean 3 at World’s End

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – July 2, 2018

Week of July 2, 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 

Paper Ghosts by Julia Heaberlin
The Girls by Emma Cline
The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen
The Woman In The Woods by John Connolly
Turning Angel by Greg Iles
Beach House for Rent by Mary Alice Monroe

Adult Non-Fiction

Attracting Wildlife To Your Backyard:  101 ways to make your property home for creatures great and small by Josh VanBrakle
The Tool Book:  a tool lover’s guide to more than 200 hand tools by Nick Offerman
Tales from a Forager’s Kitchen:  the ultimate field guide to evoke curiosity & wonderment by Johanna Holmgren
New Minimalism:  decluttering and design for sustainable, intentional living by Cary Telander Fortin

DVDs

Decline and Fall
Rake, series 4
Love, Lies & Records
Thelma
What If

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – June 26, 2018

Week of June 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

Adult Fiction

Harry’s Trees by Jon Cohen
Splinter in the Blood by
Ashley Dyer
Island of the Mad:  a Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes novel by Laurie King
The Dead House by Billy O’Callaghan

Adult Non-Fiction

All Together Healthy:  a Canadian revolution by Andrew Macleod
Shrewed:  a wry and closely observed look at the lives of women and girls by Elizabeth Renzetti
Brewing Everything:  how to make your own beer, cider, mead, sake, kombucha, and other beverages by Dan Crissman
People:  super-quick techniques for amazing drawings by Peter Scully
A Taste of Prince Edward County by Chris Johns

Young Adult Fiction

Smoke in the Sun:  a Flame in the Mist novel by Renee Ahdieh

DVDs

Everything, Everything
My Mother & Other Strangers
Megan Leavey
Westworld, Season one:  The maze
Tomb Raider

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – June 19, 2018

Week of June 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

Adult Fiction

Turbulence:  a Stone Barrington novel by Stuart Woods
Land Mammals and Sea Creatures by Jen Neale
The Word is Murder by Anthony Horowitz
Bad Little Falls:  a Mike Bowditch novel by Paul Doiron
Kudos by Rachel Cusk

Adult Non-Fiction

Vodka is Vegan:  A Vegan Bros manifesto for better living and not being an a**hole by Matt and Phil Letten
A Feast of Science: intriguing morsels from the science of everyday life by Joe Schwarcz
Pearls on a Branch:  oral tales by Najla Jraissaty Khoury
Achieving a Healthy Weight for your Child:  an action plan for families by Sandra G. Hassink
Ready, Set Go!:  a gentle parenting guide to calmer, quicker potty training by Sarah Ockwell-Smith

DVDs

Little Women
Tomb Raider
Beatriz at Dinner