At the Library for August 1st, 2017

Updated 2017/07/31

Lots of new mysteries this week from some of the most popular writers, including ones by Michael Connelly, Kathy Reichs, Kate Ellis, Lisa Jackson, Iris Johansen, and Alexander McCall Smith.

In ‘Terminator Pig’ Gary Jeffrey uses the graphic novel format to describe the Daeodon—a large and carnivorous prehistoric animal which resembles the modern-day pig.

Registration for the Summer Reading Club is ongoing all summer–kids can register then and receive their kits for the club. Please check out our website, Facebook page, or call 250-426-4063 Ext: 106 for more information. This is going to be the best Summer Club yet.

The Library also has an adult reading club in full swing as well. Come on down and register anytime—there are lots of prizes to be won this year.

Our online catalogue is currently getting an upgrade. This may cause a few hiccups with it, but they are only temporary. Please contact us if you are experiencing any trouble.

FREE one-on-one tech training session for those of you who want to enhance your current computing skills. We cover many topics including Basic Tablet usage, Basic Computer usage, Windows 10 training, Window 8 + 8.1 training, Window 7 training, Microsoft Suit training, Library E book training, and much more. To register, please contact the Library at (250) 426-4063, or sign up at the front desk.

On display this month are the amazing watercolour paintings by Henry Chadwick.

Please note the Library will be closed on Monday, August 7th, for the civic holiday.

Our website is up and running at: www.cranbrookpubliclibrary.ca

The Cranbrook Public Library Endowment Fund gives people an opportunity to create a meaningful legacy, to build a strong foundation in the present for the future of the Library. For more information about how you can contribute, please phone us at 250-426-4063 Ext: 1001, or visit this link:

Endowment Fund

ADULT NEWLY ACQUIRED ITEMS:

Quantum Physics – Michael G. Raymer (530.12)
A Single Spy – William Christie (fic)
The Himalayan Codex – Bill Schutt (fic)
Secrets of the Tulip Sisters – Susan Mallery (fic)
Court of Lions – Jane Johnson (fic)
The Memory of You – Catherine West (fic)
One Brother Shy – Terry Fallis (fic)
Based on a True Story – Delphine de Vigan (fic)
A Good Country – Laleh Khadivi (fic)
In Farleigh Field – Rhys Bowen (fic)
Some Small Magic – Billy Coffey (fic)
The Player – Kresley Cole (fic)
Girl Last Seen –Nina Laurin (fic)
A Distant View of Everything – Alexander McCall Smith (mys)
Look Behind You – Iris Johansen (mys)
The Lying Game – Ruth Ware (mys)
Down a Dark Road – Linda Castillo (mys)
The Mermaid’s Scream – Kate Ellis (mys)
A Talent for Murder – Andrew Wilson (mys)
You Will Pay – Lisa Jackson (mys)
Bring Her Home – David Bell (mys)
Two Nights – Kathy Reichs (mys)
The Late Show – Michael Connelly (mys) (large print) (audio CD)
Our Little Secret – Roz Nay (mys)
Athenian Blues – Pol Koutsakis (mys)
The Librarians and the Mother Goose Chase – Greg Cox (sci fic)
Awakening – Sheri-Lynn Marean (sci fic)
Queen and Country (DVD)

YOUNG ADULT & CHILDREN’S NEWLY ACQUIRED ITEMS:

Count All Her Bones – April Henry (ya fic)
Me and Me – Alice Kuipers (ya fic)
Lord of Shadows – Cassandra Clare (ya fic) (e-book) (e-audio)
Two Truths and a Lie – Sara Shepard (ya fic)
Never Have I Ever – Sara Shepard (ya fic)
Restart – Gordon Korman (ya fic)
Coding, Bugs, and Fixes – Heather Lyons (j 005.1)
Terminator Pig: Daeodon – Gary Jeffrey (j 569.63)
My Canada: An Illustrated Atlas – Katherine Dealove (j 912.71)
Darkbeast – Morgan Keyes (j fic)
The Bonaventure Adventures – Rachelle Delaney (j fic)