At the Library for October 2, 2018

Updated 2018/10/01



After her plans to live in Africa fall through, a young journalist moves to Yellowknife only to encounter subarctic temperatures, wild animals, and place to call home in Laurie Sarkadi’s memoir ‘Voice in the Wilderness.’


Scott W. Person’s ‘Dinosaurs of the Alberta Badlands’ is a brilliantly illustrated guide to the dinosaur capital of the world.


Storytime is back! Preschool Story Time is this Wednesday at 11:00 am, 1:15 pm, & 6:30 pm, and Toddler Story Time is 10:00 and 11:00 am. Both will be all about the letter “On the Farm”.  Baby Laptime is every Thursday at 11 am.


The Annual Fall Book Sale of the Friends of the Library and the Sunrise Rotary will be held in the Ktunaxa Gym (opposite the Library) from Oct. 17th to 21st.   Wed. Oct. 17th is membership Day from 11 am to 5 pm.   Buy your $10 membership at the door and have first pick of the books & 10% off. Thursday, Oct. 18th is from 11 am to 9 pm for late night shopping convenience. Friday & Sat., Oct. 19th & 20th, from 11 am to 5 pm; Sunday Oct. 21st is the Bag Sale from 9:30 am to noon.  Fill your “Friends of the Library” bag for $5. Only these bags can be used.  Friends bags can be purchased at the door if you need them.


Donations of books, DVDs, CDs, & audio books in good condition, are being accepted for this sale at the front circulation desk of the Library.  Encyclopaedias will not be accepted.  For further info, call Marilyn 250-489-6254. Come on out and find some great readers at great prices!


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Smart Phone Smart Photography – Jo Bradford   (770)

Voice in the Wild – Laurie Sarkadi   (bio)

The Dinner List – Rebecca Serle   (fic)

Women of the Dunes – Sarah Maine   (fic)

Her Fear – Shelley Shepard Gray   (fic)

Shadow Tyrants – Clive Cussler    (fic)

Transcription – Kate Atkinson   (fic)

Dreams of Falling – Karen White   (fic)

The Girl in the Ice – Robert Bryndza   (mys)

A Willing Murder – Jude Deveraux   (mys)

Dark Tide Rising – Anne Perry   (mys)

Leverage in Death – J.D Robb   (mys)

I Know You Know – Gilly Macmillan   (mys)

A Forgotten Place – Charles Todd   (mys)

A Shimmer of Hummingbirds – Steve Burrows   (mys)

A Tiding of Magpies – Steve Burrows   (mys)

Christmas Cake Murder – Joanne Fluke   (mys)

A Cast of Falcons – Steve Burrows   (mys)

Dead Girls – Graeme Cameron   (mys)

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back   (DVD)

Wild Horses   (DVD)

Rudy Maxa’s World, Exotic Places: Canada   (DVD)





Inferno – Julie Kagawa   (ya fic)

Unofficial Minecraft STEM Lab for Kids – John Miller   (j 794.8)

Look at the Weather – Britta Teckentrup   (j 551.5)

Dinosaurs of the Alberta Badlands – Scott W. Persons   (j 567.90971)