At the Library for May 29th, 2018

Updated 2018/05/28

‘Goodbye Christopher Robin’ tells the true story of author A.A. Milne, his relationship with his son, Christopher Robin, and the stories he wrote based on his son’s stuffed animals.

A young girl longs to see a pod of whales while missing her mother left her in Karen Rivers’ ‘A Possibility of Whales.’

Story Time and Baby Lap Time are both on hiatus until September. Our Summer Reading Club will be launching in June. Please contact the Library for more information.

PRONUNCIATOR is the Library’s brand new language learning app. Learn one of 80 languages for free with your library card. Pronunicator can be used on your smartphone, tablet or computer. Users have access to live courses, self paced learning modules, special interest modules, citizenship preparation and more! All you need is your library card to get started. It can be accessed via our website: https://www.cranbrookpubliclibrary.ca/
LIBBY is the Library’s brand new reading app which finally makes it easy to check out thousands of e-books and e-audiobooks. Simply download the app from here: https://meet.libbyapp.com/. Then simply choose the Cranbrook Library, enter your library card, and that is it. No more passwords, phone numbers, extra software, or different website to navigate through. LIBBY is awesome!
Our website with all kinds of great information and links can be found 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:

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On display this month are the beautiful paintings of Cranbrook’s Ann Holtby Jones.

ADULT NEWLY ACQUIRED ITEMS:

The Female Persuasion – Meg Wolitzer (fic)
Sofie & Cecilia – Katherine Ahsenburg (fic)
Mary Cyr – David Adams Richards (fic)
Sweet Vengeance – Fern Michaels (fic)
Impossible Saints – Clarissa Harwood (fic)
Sunburn – Laura Lippman (mys)
Queen Anne’s Lace – Susan Wittig Albert (mys)
Sunday Silence – Nicci French (mys)
Cave of Bones – Anne Hillerman (mys)
Goodbye Christopher Robin (DVD)
The Stray (DVD)
Pokemon the Movie: I Choose You (DVD)
Suburbicon (DVD)
Designing Dogs (DVD)
Arctic Wolf Pack (DVD)
Rachel Carson (DVD)
The Florida Project (DVD)

YOUNG ADULT & CHILDREN’S NEWLY ACQUIRED ITEMS:

2018 Directory of Canadian Universities (ya 378.71)
A Possibility of Whales – Karen Rivers (j fic)
Escape from Aleppo – N.H. Senzai (j fic)
Stink: Hamlet and Cheese – Megan McDonald (j fic)
Paw Patrol: Everest (j DVD)
Chicka Chicka 1, 2, 3 (j DVD)