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At the Library for February 18th, 2020

Last Updated 2020/02/18

    Fascism drives members of Italian nobility to relocate in Vernon, BC, in Laisha Rosnau’s new novel ‘Little Fortress.’   In ‘Eek, You Reek,” author Jane Yolen has written a selection of poems all about animals that stink.   Preschool Story Time is this Wednesday at 11:00 am, 1:15 pm; Family Story Time is


At the Library for February 11th, 2020

Last Updated 2020/02/07

    Virginia Barlow’s ‘The Wicked Sister’ is a twist on Cinderella with a regency romance setting. Virginia will be giving a reading of her book at the Library this Valentines Day at 4 pm.   Everyone’s favourite childhood explorer gets her own live action movie in ‘Dora and the Lost City of Gold.’ Swiper


At the Library for February 4th, 2020

Last Updated 2020/02/04

    Gare Joyce charts the phenomenal career of Sidney Crosby, as well the impact concussions have had on one of the games greatest players in her latest book ‘Most Valuable.’   Cressida Cowell returns to the magical and dangerous land of Wildwoods with her latest book ‘Knock Three Times.’ Preschool Story Time is this


At the Library for January 28th, 2020

Last Updated 2020/01/28

    In ‘God Save the Queens,’ Kathy Iandoli profiles the most successful women in Hip Hop Music.     Preschool Story Time is this Wednesday at 11:00 am, 1:15 pm; Family Story Time is Wednesday at 6:30 pm; and Toddler Story Time is 10:00 and 11:00 am. Both will be all about Pajamas!  Baby


At the Library for January 22, 2019

Last Updated 2020/01/23

    Novelist and travel writer Paul Theroux describes his journey as he drove the entire length of the US / Mexico border in his latest book ‘On The Plain of Snakes.’   Preschool Story Time is this Wednesday at 11:00 am, 1:15 pm; Family Story Time is Wednesday at 6:30 pm; and Toddler Story


At the Library for January 14th, 2020

Last Updated 2020/01/14

    Adam Shoalts charts his solo journey across the Canadian Arctic in his latest book ‘Beyond the Trees.’   Valerie Boden’s ‘Sharks’ explores folktales and science in her latest book for young readers.   Preschool Story Time is this Wednesday at 11:00 am, 1:15 pm; Family Story Time is Wednesday at 6:30 pm; and


At the Library for December 24th, 2019

Last Updated 2019/12/24

    Lee Child explores the legacy of fictional heroes and how they impact the modern world in his first work of nonfiction titled ‘The Hero.’   ‘Bethany Blair and the Bugs in Her Hair’ and ‘The Tiny Tings Timothy Saw’ are two new brightly illustrated and delightful children’s books by Cranbrook’s Ariadne Appletree.  


At the Library for December 17th, 2017

Last Updated 2019/12/17

    In ‘Mudlark,’ Lara Maiklem describes the archaeological treasures she finds along the River Thames, helping to piece together London’s history as far back as 43 AD.   A young girl uses storytelling to help her cope with chronic illness in Sarah Winifred’s ‘Sincerely, Harriet.’   Preschool Story Time is this Wednesday at 11:00


At the Library for December 10th, 2019

Last Updated 2019/12/10

  In ‘Touched by the Sun’ singer Carly Simon explains how a brief meeting led to a life-long friendship with Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. Geronimo Stilton must once again travel to the Kingdom of Fantasy and rescue five princes in his latest adventure ‘The Island of Dragons.’ Preschool Story Time is this Wednesday at 11:00 am,


At the Library for December 3rd, 2019.

Last Updated 2019/12/03

    From baby to angst-ridden teen, Pamela Paul gives parents all the tools needed to instill a love of reading in their children in her latest book ‘How to Raise a Reader.’   In ‘Girl Scientists’ author Virginia Loh-Hagan examines the top women scientists who have made a serious impact, often outpacing their male