Category Archives: New this week

New this week – October 16, 2017

Week of October 16,  2017

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

Dead Reckoning:  the untold story of the Northwest Passage by Ken McGoogan
Creative Courage:  leveraging imagination, collaboration, and innovation to create success by Welby Altidor
The Moosewood Restaurant Table:  250 brand-new recipes from the natural foods restaurant that revoluntionized eating by the Moosewood Collective
Baby Food Universe:  raise adventurous eaters with a whole world of flavorful purees and toddler foods by Kawn Al-Jabbouri

Fiction

The Dalai Lama’s Cat by  David Michie
The Seagull:  a Vera Stanhope novel by Ann Cleaves
To Be Where You Are:  a Mitford novel by Jan Karon
A Reckoning by Linda Spalding
The Accordionist:  a three evanglists novel by Fred Vargas

DVDs

Veep,  the complete first season
Their Finest
This  Beautiful Fantastic
I, Daniel Blake
Lad:  a Yorkshire Story
Neruda
Frantz
Toni Erdmann
Gifted
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – September 11, 2017

Week of September 11,  2017

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

Wood-Fired Oven Cookbook:  70 recipes for incredible stone-baked pizzas and breads, roasts, cakes and desserts by Holly Jones
The Ghost Orchard:  the hidden history of the apple in North America by Helen Humphreys
13 Ways to Kill your Community by Doug Griffiths
Gutenberg’s Fingerprint:  paper, pixels and the lasting impression of books by Merilyn Simonds

Fiction

Proof of Life:  a J.P. Beaumont novel by J.A. Jance
Glass Houses: A Chief Inspector Gamache novel by Louise Penny
That’s my Baby by Frances Itani
Red Swan by P. T. Deutermann

DVDs

The Circle
Black Sails, the complete fourth season

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – September 4, 2017

Week of September 4,  2017

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

100 Days of Cree by Neal McLeod
Shattered:  inside Hillary Clinton’s doomed campaign  by Jonathan Allen
The Ripple Effect:  sleep better, eat better, move better, think better  by Greg Wells
Notes on a Banana:  a memoir of food, love, and manic depression by David Leite

Fiction

Y is For Yesterday:  a Kinsey Millhone novel by Sue Grafton
The Red-Haired Woman by Orhan Pamuk
The Room of White Fire by T. Jefferson Parker
The Ripper’s Shadow:  a Victorian mystery by Laura Joh Rowland

DVDs

The Space Between Us
A Street Cat Named Bob
Vikings, season 4, part 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – August 29, 2017

Week of August 29,  2017

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

Dunkirk:  retreat to victory by Julian Thompson
The Case Against Sugar by Gary Taubes
Ottawa Has Eyes by Liz Parker
Dinner with Edward:  a story of an unexpected friendship by Isabel Vincent

Fiction

The Only Cafe by Linden MacIntyre
The Memory Box by Eva Lesko Natiello
The Rome Affair by Karen Swan
The Late Show by Michael Connelly
The Rise of Io by Wesley Chu
The Scribe of Siena by Melodie Winawer

DVDs

The leftovers, the complete first season
The Ottoman Lieutenant
Brooklyn Nine-Nine, season 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – August 14, 2017

Week of August 14,  2017

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

The Magnolia Story by Chip and JoAnna Gaines
The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher
Nom Nom Paleo:  food for humans by Michelle Tam
Modern Homesteading:  advice and inspiration for cultivating a better life by Living the County Life Magazine

Fiction

Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
Crime Scene: a Clay Edison novel by Jonathan & Jesse Kellerman
The Address by Fiona Davis
The Winners’ Circle:  a Joanne Kilbourn mystery by Gail Bowen

DVDs

The Night Manager
Lilyhammer, Season 2
Going in Style
The Last Word

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – August 7, 2017

Week of August 7,  2017

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

Tiny House Basics:  living the good life in small spaces by Joshua Engberg
Hygge Knits:  Nordic and Fair Isle sweaters, scarves, hats, and more to keep you cozy by Nicki Trench
Books for Living by Will Schwalbe
You Don’t Look Your Age … and Other Fairy Tales by Sheila Nevins

Fiction

The Gustav Sonata by Rose Tremain
The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty
The Kappillan of Malta by Nicholas Monsarrat
The Beach at Painter’s Cove by Shelley Noble
The Only Child by Andrew Pyper

DVDs

Grantchester; Season 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – July 31, 2017

Week of July 31,  2017

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

Fall Down 7 Times Get Up 8:  a young man’s voice from the silence of autism by David Mitchell
No Scrap Left Behind:  16 quilt projects that celebrate scraps of all sizes by Amanda Jean Nyberg
Rushing Woman’s Syndrome:  the impact of a never-ending-to-do list and how to stay healthy by Libby Weaver
Aging as a Spiritual Practice:  a contemplative guide to growing older and wiser by Lewis Richmond

Fiction

The Painted Queen:  an Amelia Peabody novel by Elizabeth Peters
Chaudiere Falls:  a novel of dramatized history by David Mulholland
The Evening Road by Laird Hunt
Robert B. Parker’s The Bridge:  a Cole and Hitch novel by Robert Knott
American War by Omar El Akkad

DVDs

X Company, the complete second season
Kong:  Skull Island
The Zookeeper’s Wife
John Wick chapter 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – July 10, 2017

Week of July 10,  2017

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

Simply Clean by Becky Rapinchuk
Greening Your Cottage or Vacation Property:  reduce your recreational footprint by Joan Bartley
No Is Not Enough:  resisting the new shock politics and winning the world we need by Naomi Klein
Unplug:  a simple guide to meditation for busy skeptics and modern soul seekers by Suze Yalof Schwartz

Fiction

The Witchwood Crown:  a last king of Osten Ard novel by Tad Williams
Orphan #8 by Kim van Alkemade
Lockdown by Laurie R. King
The Identicals by Elin Hilderbrand
Seven Stones to Stand or Fall:  a collection of Outlander fiction by Diana Gabaldon

DVDs

Victorian Slum House
Rev., Season 1
Jericho, Season 1
A Royal Night Out
To Walk Invisible

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – July 3, 2017

Week of July 3,  2017

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

What’s Your STEM?:  activities to discover your child’s potential in science, technology, engineering, & math by Rihab Sawab
Into the Gray Zone:  a neuroscientist explores the border between life and death by Adrian Owen
On the Road With the Cooking Ladies:  let’s get grilling by Phyllis Hinz
Real Life Organizing:  clean and clutter-free in 15 minutes a day by Cassandra  Aarssen

Fiction

Need You Dead:  a Roy Grace novel by Peter James
The Silent Corner by Dean Koontz
Murder Games by James Patterson
Kiss Carlo by Adriana Trigiani

DVDs

Before I Fall
Logan
Doctor Foster, Series 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New this week – June 26, 2017

Week of June 26,  2017

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

The Weekend Effect:  the life-changing benefits of taking time off and challenging the cult of overwork by Katrina Onstad
The Great Canadian Bucket List:  one-of-a-king travel experiences by Robin Esrock
Ottawa Valley Turned Fence Posts:  a photographic journey by Audrey Buckingham
Dirt is Good:  the advantage of germs for your child’s developing immue system by Jack Gilbert
The Philosophy Bible:  the definitive guide to the last 3,000 years of thought by Martin Cohen

Fiction

The Ministry of Utmost Happiness by Arundhati Roy
A Dark So Deadly by Stuart MacBride
Purity by Jonathan Franzen
A Siege of Bitterns by Steve Burrows

DVDs

A Man Called Ove
United Kingdom
Jack Irish, Season 1
The Shack
Patriots Day