At the Library for October 9th, 2018

Updated 2018/10/07



The ups and downs of minor hockey are tackled from mother’s point of view in ‘Home Ice’—written by Kootenay local Angie Abdou.


A young cosplayer is transported into her favourite book and movie franchise in Anna Day’s ‘The Fandom.’


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!


Please note: The Library’s fees for computer printing, photocopying, scanning, and faxing will be increasing on October 15th.  Please check our website or contact the Library for more details.


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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:





The Spy and the Traitor – Ben Macintyre   (327.12092223)

A Guide to Body Wisdom – Ann Todhunter Brode   (616.89)

Navigating Life with a Migraine and other Headaches – William B. Young   (616.84912)

Ultimate Wilderness Gear – Craig Caudill   (613.69)

The Reconciliation Manifesto – Arthur Manuel   (305.897071)

Home Ice: Reflections of a Reluctant Hockey Mom – Angie Abdou   (796.962083)

All-American Murder – James Patterson  (364.1523)

All Things Consoled – Elizabeth Hay   (bio)

Diamond Grill – Fred Wah   (bio)

The Fall of Gondolin – J.R.R. Tolkien   (fic)

French Exit – Patrick deWitt   (fic)

Lethal White – Robert Galbraith   (mys)

Blackout — Ragnar Jónasson   (mys)




Getting Things Done for Teens – David Allen   (ya 646.7)

The Fandom – Anna Day   (ya fic)

Questions I Want to Ask You – Michelle Falkoff   (ya fic)

Munmun – Jesse Andrews   (ya fic)