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New Book List for Jan. 31/15

Adult Fiction

Fear the Darkness: a Thriller by Becky Masterman

Ghostwritten: a Novel by Isabel Wolff

Man by Kim Thúy [CDN]

One Night: Promised by Jodi Ellen Malpas

Ripper: a Novel by Isabel Allende

Robert Ludlum’s The Geneva Strategy by Jamie Freveletti

Shovel Day: a Novel by Adam Sternbergh

The Story Hour: a Novel by Thrity Umrigar

What I Had Before You: a Novel by Sarah Cornwell


Adult Nonfiction

Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande

Chia, Quinoa, Kale, Oh My! By Cassie Johnston

The David Suzuki Reader: a Lifetime of Ideas From a Leading Activist and Thinker by David Suzuki [CDN]

The Greatest Victory: Canada’s One Hundred Days, 1918 by J. L. Granastein [CDN]

Not That Kind of Girl: a Young Woman Tells You What She’s “Learned” by Lena Dunham

Special Deluxe: a Memoir of Life & Cars by Neil Young [CDN]

They Left Us Everything: a Memoir by Plum Johnson [CDN]

What If? Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions by Randall Munroe


Adult Large Print Fiction


Robert Ludlum’s The Geneva Strategy by Jamie Freveletti


Children’s Fiction

Batman Versus the Riddler by Donald Lemke [I Can Read, Reading With Help 2]

The Imaginary by A. F. Harrold

Perfect Friends by Lisa Stock [Lego Friends, Beginning to Read Alone, 2]

Sisters by Raina Telgemeier [Graphic Novel]


Adult DVDs

Gone Girl starring Ben Affleck

Smallville: the Complete Third Season



New Book List for Jan. 23/15

New Books

Adult Fiction

Blessings: a Novel by Elise Juska

Chasing the Dead by Tim Weaver

As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust by Alan Bradley [Flavia de Luce Mystery] [CDN]

The Dead Tracks by Tim Weaver

The Deep: a Novel by Nick Cutter

A Fine Summer’s Day by Charles Todd [an Inspector Ian Rutledge Mystery]

Golden Son by Pierce Brown [Red Rising Trilogy, Bk. 2]

Hush by Karen Robards

Insatiable Appetites by Stuart Woods [Stone Barrington Novel]

The Jaguar’s Children: a Novel by John Vaillant [CDN]

The King of Shanghai by Ian Hamilton [An Ava Lee novel, the Triad years] [CDN]

Masters of Rome by Robert Fabbri [Vespasian, Bk. 5]

Murder in Pigalle by Cara Black [Aimee Leduc Investigation]

Never Coming Back: a Novel by Tim Weaver

Private Vegas by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro

Robert B. Parker’s The Bridge by Robert Knott


Adult Nonfiction

Allah, Jesus, and Yahweh: the Gods That Failed by Gordon Harrison [CDN]

Andrea Martin’s Lady Parts by Andrea Martin

Black and White: the Way I See It by Richard Williams

The Churchill Factor: How One Man Made History by Boris Johnson

The Great Defender: My Hockey Odyssey by Larry Robinson [CDN]

Mastering Exposure: All You Need to Know to Take Perfect Photos With Any Camera by David Nightingale

Money: Master the Game by Anthony Robbins

We Are Canada: a Very, Very Short History of Canada by Rikia Saddy [CDN]


Adult Large Print Fiction

For such a time by Kate Breslin

Private Vegas by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro


Adult DVDs

Waking the dead: the Complete Season One and Pilot Episode (Will Johnson, Sue Johnston, Holly Aird)

Waking the Dead Season 3 (Wil Johnson, Sue Johnston, Holly Aird)

Waking the Dead Season 4 (Wil Johnson, Sue Johnston, Holly Aird)


Teen Fiction

Cress by Marissa Meyer [Lunar Chronicles, book 3]

The Kill Order by James Dashner [Prequel to the Maze Runner series]

September 17 by Amanda West Lewis [CDN]


Children’s Fiction

The Hidden Agenda of Sigrid Sugden by Jill MacLean [CDN]


Children’s Nonfiction

Why Do We Fight? Conflict, War, and Peace by Niki Walker


Children’s Picture Books

Buzz by Eileen Spinelli

My Name is Blessing by Eric Walters [CDN]



New Books & Events January 16, 2015

Events -Monday, Jan. 19 – computer workshop iPad 101 Picton 11a.m. 3 p.m registration required with Amanda at 613-476-5962 or e-mail:

Tuesday, Jan. 20 – New 2-book, book club. Reading one fiction and/or one non-fiction title. First meeting 6p.m. to 7p.m. Picton branch. Reading: What Lies across the Water, the real story of the Cuban 5 by Stephen Kimber and Inside by Kenneth Harvey.

Thursday, Jan. 22 – Documentary Wellington branch. 10a.m. “Up the Yangtze” – Award winning documentary follows the Shiu family as their home is destroyed by the rising waters of China’s Yangtze River – a consequence of the Three Gorges Project, the largest hydroelectric dam in history.

Saturday, Jan. 24 – Computer workshop – Android Tablets 101 Picton branch, 11a.m – 3p.m. Free but registration required with Amanda at 613-476-5962 or e-mail:

For full listings of all events, visit the events calendar on the library website at:

New Books List – Jan. 16, 2015

Adult Fiction

Brothers in Blood by Simon Scarrow [Roman Series]

Crimes of Summer by Robin Timmerman [Local Author]

Dead Heading by Catherine Aird [Sloan and Crosby Mystery]

Die Again by Tess Gerritsen [Rizzoli & Isles]

Enter Pale Death by Barbara Cleverly [A Joe Sandilands investigation]

The Good Life by Martina Cole

Monkey Beach by Eden Robinson [CDN]

Punishment: a Novel by Linden MacIntyre [CDN]

Rain on the Dead by Jack Higgins

Saint Odd by Dean Koontz [Odd Thomas novel]

Station Eleven: a Novel by Emily St. John Mandel

Two More Pints by Roddy Doyle

Will Starling by Ian Weir [CDN]


Adult Fiction on CD

Phantom by Jo Nesbø


Adult Large Print Fiction

Linford Romance Library

An Accidental Encounter by Dawn Bridge

Bride For a Champion by Lindsay Townsend

It Had To Be You by Suzanne Ross Jones

The Power of Love by Margaret Mounsdon

To Love Again by Carol MacLean

Valentine Masquerade by Margaret Sutherland

Adult Nonfiction

Birds of Pandemonium: Life Among the Exotic & Endangered by Michele Raffin

Citizen Keane: the Big Lies Behind the Big Eyes by Adam Parfrey and Cletus Nelson

Encaustic Revelation: Cutting-Edge Techniques from the Masters of Encausticamp by Patricia Baldwin Seggebruch

How to be an Illustrator by Darrel Rees

Managing New Challenges: Annual Report 2013/2014 by the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario [CDN]

Me, Inc.: Build an Army of One, Unleash Your Inner Rock God, Win in Life and Business by Gene Simmons

The Paris Game: Charles De Gaulle, the Liberation of Paris, and the Gamble That Won France by Ray Argyle [CDN]

Print Making Unleashed: More Than 50 Techniques for Expressive Mark Making by Traci Bautista

To Paris Never Again: New Poems by Al Purdy [Local Author]

Watercolour Landscapes Step-by-Step by Geoff Kersey … et al


Teen Fiction

The Eye of Minds by James Dashner

The Paris Mysteries by James Patterson [Confessions]


Children’s Fiction

The Battle Begins by Tony Abbott [Underworlds]

The Crowd Goes Wild! By Lincoln Peirce [Big Nate]

Destiny Of Doom by Greg Farshtey [Ninjago]

Hero Story Collection [DC Super Friends] [Step Into Reading]

I Can’t Take It! by Lincoln Peirce [Big Nate] [Graphic novel]

Night of the Nindroids by Greg Farshtey [Ninjago]

Ricky Ricotta’s Mighty Robot by Dav Pilkey

Ricky Ricotta’s Mighty Robot vs. the Mutant Mosquitoes From Mercury by Dav Pilkey

Ricky Ricotta’s Mighty Robot vs. the Voodoo Vultures From Venus by Dav Pilkey

The Sea of Monsters by Rick Riordan [Graphic novel][Percy Jackson & the Olympians]


Children’s Picture Books

Anakin to the Rescue! by Ace Landers [Star Wars]


Adult DVDs

The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert starring Hugo Weaving and Guy Pearce

Affinity starring Zoe Tapper

Agnes of God starring Jane Fonda and Anne Bancroft

The Duchess starring Keira Knightley and Ralph Fiennes

The Grand Seduction starring Brendan Gleeson and Taylor Kitsch [CDN]

Hope Springs starring Colin Firth and Heather Graham

Me & Orson Welles starring Claire Danes and Zac Efron

Mr. Selfridge: the Showman Behind the Retail Empire starring Jeremy Piven

The Railway Man starring Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman

The Reader starring Kate Winslet and Ralph Fiennes

Rise of the Planet of the Apes starring James Franco

Vicky Cristina Barcelona starring Javier Bardem, Penelope Cruz and Scarlett Johansson

Warm Springs starring Kenneth Branagh and Cynthia Nixon

We Were Soldiers starring Mel Gibson


Adult Blu-Ray

The American starring George Clooney

Avatar starring Sam Worthington

Bad Teacher starring Cameron Diaz


Children’s DVDS

All About Trucks

An American Tail

Cinderella III: a Twist in Time

Felix the Cat Saves Christmas

Little Einsteins: Our [Big] Huge Adventure

Madley Madagascar

The Search for Santa Paws

Thomas and the Toy Workshop



Popular Nonfiction

The most popular nonfiction, December 2014 – if you see something interesting, ask at your local branch or send us an e-mail to reserve.
african canadians

Being Uncle Charlie

french kiss

garden to dye for

top nf

true american

wheat belly cookbook

wheat belly


New Book List for Dec 19/14

Adult Fiction

Acceptance by Jeff Vandermeer [Book 3 of the Southern Reach trilogy]

Authority by Jeff Vandermeer [Book 2 of the Southern Reach trilogy]

I am Pilgrim : a Thriller by Terry Hayes

Mathew’s Tale by Quintin Jardine

The Moor’s Account : a Novel by Laila Lalami

Pastoral by André Alexis

The Soul of Discretion by Susan Hill [Simon Serrailler]

Woman With a Gun by Phillip Margolin

The Wonder of All Things : a Novel by Jason Mott


Adult Nonfiction

Conversations With a Rattlesnake : Raw and Honest Reflections on Healing and Trauma by Theo Fleury with Kim Barthel [CDN]

Did She Kill Him? A Victorian Tale of Deception, Adultery, and Arsenic by Kate Colquhoun

The Great Escape : the Untold Story by Ted Barris [CDN]

In the Kingdom of Ice : the Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette by Hampton Sides

More Fool Me : a Memoir by Stephen Fry

Not My Father’s Son : a Memoir by Alan Cumming

The Novel Cure From Abandonment to Zestlessness : 751 Books to Cure What Ails You by Ella Berthoud and Susan Elderkin

Picture Perfect: the Jodi Arias story by Shanna Hogan

Waterloo : the History of Four Days, Three Armies and Three Battles by Bernard Cornwell

Yes Please by Amy Poehler


Adult Large Print Fiction

Even in Darkness by Lynn Hightower

Into the Far Mountains by Fred Grove [Sagebrush large print western]

Murder In Pigalle by Cara Black [An Aimée Leduc investigation]

Sign Of the Hawk by Max Brand [Sagebrush large print western]

Linford Romance Library

Augusta’s charm by Valerie Holmes

Dance of danger by Evelyn Orange

A feast of songs by Patricia Keyson

Girl with a gold wing by Jill Barry

The surgeon’s mistake by Chrissie Loveday

The unforgiving heart by Susan Udy


Linford Western Library

Black gold by Dale Graham

Bull’s eye stage coach by Billy Hall

The devil’s deal by Lee Walker

Genesis gunplay by John Davage

Hour of the Black Wolf by Mark P. Lynch

Three ride again by Steve Hayes




Adult Audio Books

All Night Long by Jayne Ann Krentz

The Bone Garden by Tess Gerritsen

Born In Fire by Nora Roberts [Irish BornTrilogy: book 1]

Born In Ice by Nora Roberts [Irish BornTrilogy: book 2]

The Fifth Assassin by Brad Meltzer

Here We Go Again by Betty White

Hide by Lisa Gardner

Robert B. Parker’s Damned If You Do by Michael Brandman [A Jesse Stone novel]

Separation Of Power by Vince Flynn

Starry Night by Debbie Macomber

The Witness by Nora Roberts

Zero Day by David Baldacci


Children’s Fiction

Adventure Time: Mathematical Edition Volume Three by Ryan North [CDN]

Alvin Ho, Allergic To the Great Wall, the Forbidden Palace, and Other Tourist Attractions by Lenore Look

Camp Picton Boys in the Royal Air Force by Joanne Fralick [Local Author]

Project Superhero by E. Paul Zehr [CDN]


Children’s Picture Books

Julia’s House For Lost Creatures by Ben Hatke

The Most Magnificent Thing by Ashley Spires [CDN]


Children’s Nonfiction

Chris Hadfield by Chelsea Donaldson [CDN]

Minecraft : Beginner’s Handook by Stephanie Milton

Minecraft : Combat Handbook by Stephanie Milton

Minecraft : Construction Handbook by Matthew Needler

Minecraft : Redstone Handbook by Nick Farwell

Starting From Scratch: What You Should Know About Food and Cooking by Sarah Elton [CDN]


Adult DVD’s

All Creatures Great and Small – series 4

American Gangster starring Denzel Washington

Australia starring Nicole Kidman

Bomb Girls season 1

Breaking Bad – Season 2

Breaking Bad – Season 4

Breaking Bad – the final season

Bringing Down the House starring Steve Martin

The Bucket List starring Morgan Freeman

Cheaper by the Dozen 2 starring Stece Martin

The Company You Keep starring Robert Redford

Code 46 starring Tim Robbins

Cold Mountain (collectors edition) starring Nicole Kidman

Crazy Heart starring Jeff Bridges

Criminal Minds Season 1

Criminal Minds Season 5

Criminal Minds Season 6

Criminal Minds Season 7

Criminal Minds Season 8

Definitely, Maybe starring Ryan Reynolds

Elizabeth the Golden Age starring Cate Blanchett

Good Night and Good Luck starring George Clooney

Heaven’s Fall starring Timothy Hutton

Hollywoodland starring Adrien Brody

How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days starring Kate Hudson

The Hurt Locker starring Guy Pearce

In the Name of the King starring Jason Stratham

Jaws starring Richard Dreyfus

The Musketeer starring Catherine Deneuve

Places in the Heart starring Sally Field

Planet of the Apes starring Mark Wahlberg

Railway Man starring Colin Firth

Raven starring John Cusack

Sahara starring Matthew McConaughey

Scott and Bailey Season 2

Secret Window starring Johnny Depp

Shakespeare in Love starring Gwyneth Paltrow

Staying Together starring Sean Astin


Adult Non-Fiction DVD’s

The History Channel – Alexander Graham Bell and the Telephone


Adult Blu-Ray

Lord of War starring Nicolas Cage

Men Who Stare at Goats starring George Clooney

Reservoir Dogs starring Harvey Keital


Children DVD’s

Barbie and the Secret Door



New Book List for Dec 14/14

Adult Fiction

Ancillary Sword by Ann Leckie

The Boston Girl: a Novel by Anita Diamant

The Burning Room by Michael Connelly

The Final Silence by Stuart Neville

Half a King by Joe Abercrombie

The Lewis Man by Peter May

A Simple Charity by Rosalind Lauer [Lancaster Crossroads Novel]

It Started With Paris by Cathy Kelly

Sons of Anarchy: Bratva by Christopher Golden


Adult Nonfiction

An Age of License: a Travelogue by Lucy Knisley

Aging Backwards: 10 Years Younger, 10 Years Lighter, 30 Minutes a Day by Miranda Esmonde-White [CDN]

Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande

Brief Encounters: Conversations, Magic Moments, and Assorted Hijinks by Dick Cavett

A Deadly Wandering: a Tale of Tragedy and Redemption in the Age of Attention by Matt Richtel

Hell’s Angels: A Strange and Terrible Saga by Hunter S. Thompson

Killing Patton: the Strange Death of World War II’s Most Audacious General by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard

My iPad for Seniors by Gary Rosenzweig and Gary Jones

Pay Any Price: Greed, Power and Endless War by James Risen

The Railway Man: a POW’s Searing Account of War, Brutality, and Forgiveness by Eric Lomax

So, Anyway … by John Cleese

Two Days In June: John F. Kennedy and the 48 Hours That Made History by Andrew Cohen


Adult Large Print Fiction

The Blossom Sisters by Fern Michaels

Mr. Churchill’s Secretary by Susan Elia MacNeal


Teen Fiction

Architect of Fate edited by Christian Dunn

Audacious by Gabrielle Prendergast [CDN]

The Christopher Killer by Alane Ferguson [a Forensic Mystery]

The Dying Breath by Alane Ferguson [a Forensic Mystery]

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley [a Dark Graphic Novel]

Kinda Like Brothers by Coe Booth

The Oathbreaker’s Shadow by Amy McCulloch [CDN]

The Rule of Thoughts by James Dashner [Sequel to The Eye of Minds]


Teen Nonfiction

Attacked by Loretta Schorr [Astonishing Headlines]


Children’s Picture Books

The Man With the Violin by Kathy Stinson [CDN]

Under the Same Sun by Sharon Robinson


Children’s Fiction

Ariel, the Birthday Surprise by Gail Herman [Disney Princess]

The Best Mistake Ever! And Other Stories by Richard Scarry [I Can Read It All By Myself Beginner Books]

The Blood of Olympus by Rick Riordan

Club CSI: the Case of the Mystery Meat Loaf by David Lewman

Doctor Proctor’s Fart Powder by Jo Nesbo

Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson [Graphic Classics]

My Dad Does Belly Dancing by Susan Gates

The Night Gardener by Jonathan Auxier [CDN]

Oliver Twist adapted by Geraldine McCaug

Robot Babysitter by Jonny Zucker

Save Little Red Riding Hood! Adapted by Melinda Richards [Nickelodeon Wonder Pets, Ready-to-Read, Pre-level 1]

Save the Three Little Pigs! Adapted by Melinda Richards [Nickelodeon Wonder Pets, Ready-to-Read, Pre-level 1]

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson [Graphic Classics]


Children’s Nonfiction

The Breathtaking Mystery on Mt. Everest by Carole Marsh [Carole Marsh Mysteries]

Doctors Without Borders by Katie Marsico [How Do They Help?]

Growing Up: Inside and Out by Kira Vermond

A History of Just About Everything: 180 Events, People and Inventions that Changed the World by Elizabeth MacLeod [CDN]

How to Save a Species by Marilyn Baillie, Jonathan Baillie and Ellen Butcher    [CDN]

I am Albert Einstein by Brad Meltzer

The Last Train: a Holocaust Story by Rona Arato [CDN]

The Mystery at Mount Fuji by Carole Marsh [Carole Marsh Mysteries]

A History of Just About Everything: 180 Events, People and Inventions That Changed the World by Elizabeth MacLeod and Frieda Wishinsky [CDN]






New books for Dec. 2, 2014

Adult Fiction

Betrayed by Lisa Scottoline

The Murder of Harriet Krohn by Karin Fossum [an Inspector Sejer Mystery]

Tribune of Rome by Robert Fabbri [Vespian, Bk. 1]

We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler


Adult Nonfiction

The Great War As I Saw It by Frederick George Scott [CDN]

A Royal Experiment: the Private Life of King George III by Janice Hadlow

Secrets of a Hutterite Kitchen: Unveiling the Rituals, Traditions, and Food of the Hutterite Culture b Mary-Ann Kirkby [CDN]

Shadow Government: Surveillance, Secret Wars, and a Global Security State in a Single-Superpower World by Tom Engelhardt

The Spice and Herb Bible by Ian Hemphill


Adult Fiction on CD

The Mistletoe Promise by Richard Paul Evans


Teen Fiction

The Comic Book War by Jacqueline Guest (CDN)

Creeps by Darren Hynes (CDN)

Dead Man’s Wwitch by Sigmund Brouwer (CDN)

Tag Along by Tom Ryan (CDN)


Teen Nonfiction

Sentenced to Life at Seventeen: the Story of David Milgaard by Cynthia J. Faryon [CDN]


Children’s Picture Books

And Then Comes Christmas by Tom Brenner

Calvin, Look Out! A Bookwork Birdie Gets Glasses by Jennifer Berne

The Farmer’s Away! Baa! Neigh! By Anne Vittur Kennedy

From There to Here by Laurel Croza [CDN]

Hiro and Tadashi by Brittany Candau [Disney Big Hero 6]

If You Happen to Have a Dinosaur by Linda Bailey [CDN]

Loula is Leaving for Africa by Anne Villeneuve [CDN]

The Nuts: Bedtime at the Nut House by Eric Litwin

Unnnatural Selections by Wallace Edwards [CDN]


Children’s Fiction

Double You by Shane Peacock (Seven sequels) (CDN)

House of Robots by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein

How to Outrun a Crocodile When Your Shoes are Untied by Jess Keating (CDN)

Sleeper by Eric Walters (Seven sequels) (CDN)

Striker by David Skuy (CDN)

Tales From a Not-So-Glam TV Star by Rachel Renée Russell [Dork Diaries, Bk. 7]
Tin soldier by Sigmund Brouwer (CDN)


Children’s Nonfiction

Allergies by Michelle Levine

Asthma by Michelle Levine

Autism by Michelle Levine

Be a Wilderness Detective: Solving the Mysteries of Fields, Woods, and Coastlines by Peggy Kochanoff [CDN]

Beluga Whales by Tammy Kennington

Book of Dragons by Maggie Testa [How to Train Your Dragon]

Cerebral Palsy by Michelle Levine

Cranes by Nick Gordan

Diabetes by Michelle Levine

Dump Trucks by Nick Gordan

Every Day is Malala Day by Rosemary McCarney with Plan International [CDN]

Down Syndrome by Michelle Levine

How I Conquered Lake Ontario to Help Kids Battling Cancer by Annaleise Carr as told to Deborah Ellis

Hummingbirds by Megan Borgert-Spaniol

Looks Like Daylight: Voices of Indigenous Kids by Deborah Ellis [CDN]

Malala, a Brave Girl From Pakistan ; Iqbal, a Brave Boy From Pakistan: Two Stories of Bravery In One Book by Jeanette Winter

Mountain Lions by Kristin Schuetz

The Red Cross by Katie Marsico

Trains by Nick Gordan

UNICEF by Katie Marsico

When the Best Was Born: DJ Kool Herc and the Creation of Hip Hop by Laban Carrick Hill

The World Health Organization by Katie Marsico

Zoobots: Wild Robots I


New Book List for Nov. 21/14

Adult Fiction

The Cinderella Murder by Mary Higgins Clark & Alafair Burke

Darkness, Darkness : Resnick’s Last Case by John Harvey

The Escape by David Baldacci

Family Furnishings : Selected Stories 1995-2014 by Alice Munro [CDN]

Fear City by F. Paul Wilson [Repairman Jack : the Early Years]

The Handsome Man’s De Luxe Café by Alexander McCall Smith [No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency Novel]

Hope to Die : the Return of Alex Cross by James Patterson

The Job by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg [a Fox and O’Hare Novel]

The Mistletoe Promise by Richard Paul Evans

Murder on a summer’s day by Frances Brody [A Kate Shackleton mystery]

Revival : a Novel by Stephen King

Reykjavik Nights by Arnaldur Indridason

The woman who stole my life by Marian Keyes

The Year I Met You by Cecelia Ahern


Adult Nonfiction

Boundless : Tracing Land and Dream in a New Northwest Passage by Kathleen Winter [CDN]

The comeback by John Ralston Saul [CDN]

The crazy game: how I survived in the crease and beyond by Clint Malarchuk [CDN]

Dark Road : the Smash-hit Stage Play by Ian Rankin & Mark Thomson

Dispatches From the Front : Matthew Halton, Canada’s Voice at War by David Halton [CDN]

Flour + Water Pasta by Thomas McNaughton with Paola Lucchesi

The Future of God : a Practical Approach to Spirituality for Our Times by Deepak Chopra

I Must Say : My Life as a Humble Comedy Legend by Martin Short [CDN]

Into the Blizzard : Walking the Fields of the Newfoundland Dead by Michael Winter [CDN]

Know the night: a memoir by Maria Mutch [CDN]

Make It Ahead : a Barefoot Contessa Cookbook by Ina Garten

Me, Myself and Us : the Science of Personality and the Art of Well-Being by Brian R. Little [CDN]

Montcalm & Wolfe : Two Men Who Forever Changed the Course of Canadian History by Roch Carrier [CDN]

Rise to Greatness : the History of Canada from the Vikings to the Present by Conrad Black [CDN]

Sarah Style : an Inspiring Room-by-Room Guide to Designing Your Perfect Home by Sarah Richardson [CDN]

The story of the Jews: finding the words: 1000 BCE-1492 CE by Simon Schama

Straight up and personal: the world according to Grapes by Don Cherry [CDN]

Thirteen days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David by Lawrence Wright


Adult Large Print Fiction

All the Light We Cannot See : a Novel by Anthony Doerr

The Escape by David Baldacci

Hope to Die : the Return of Alex Cross by James Patterson

The Job by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg

The Perfect Witness : a Novel by Iris Johansen

Somewhere safe with somebody good by Jan Karon [Mitford]


Teen Fiction

Dial M for Morna by Evan Munday [CDN] [The Dead Kid Detective Agency, Bk. 2]

Rush by Eve Silver [The Game, Bk. 1] [CDN]

The Silent Summer of Kyle McGinley by Jan Andrews [CDN]

Zomboy : a Novel by Richard Scrimger [CDN]


Children’s Fiction

5 Disney Pixar Tales [Step Into Reading]

The Adventures of Luke Skywalker, Jedi Knight by Tony DiTerlizzi [Star Wars]

The Boundless by Kenneth Oppel [CDN]

Brave Firefighters by Apple Jordan [Disney Planes, Fire and Rescue] [Step into Reading, Level 2]

The Creature Department by Robert Paul Weston [CDN]

Drop it, Rocket! By Tad Hills [Step into Reading, Level 1]

Let’s Get Cracking by Cyndi Marko [Kung Pow Chicken, Bk. 1]

The Long Haul by Jeff Kinney [Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Bk. 9]

Me & Mr. Bell : a Novel by Philip Roy [CDN]

Nightmares! by Jason Segel

Oliver and the Seawigs by Philip Reeve

Outside In by Sarah Ellis [CDN]

Red Wolf by Jennifer Dance [CDN]

Saving Houdini by Michael Redhill [CDN]

The Strange Gift of Gwendolyn Golden by Philippa Dowding [CDN]

Tales From a Not-so-happily Ever After by Rachel Renée Russell [Dork Diaries]


Children’s Nonfiction

5,000 Awesome Facts (About Everything!) 2 by National Geographic Kids

Angry Birds Explore the World! By National Geographic Kids

Angry Birds Playground : Rain Forest by Jill Esbaum

The Fly by Elise Gravel [CDN]

It’s Catching : the Infectious World of Germs and Microbes by Jennifer Gardy, PhD

It’s a Feudal, Feudal World : a Different Medieval History by Stephen Shapiro [CDN]

Legends, Icons & Rebels : Music that Changed the World by Robbie Robertson, Jim Guerinot, Sebastian Robertson and Jared Levine

Nelson Mandella by Kadir Nelson [French Language]

Pay it Forward : Small Acts, Big Change by Nancy Runstedler [CDN]

What’s Your Favorite Animal? by Eric Carle and Friends


Picture Books

100 Things That Make Me Happy by Amy Schwartz

Any questions? by Marie-Louise Gay (CDN)

An Armadillo in Paris by Julie Kraulis [CDN]

Baby bedtime by Mem Fox

Backhoe Joe by Lori Alexander

A bean, a stalk and a boy named Jack by William Joyce

Build, dogs, build: a tall tail by James Horvath

The cat, the dog, Little Red, the exploding eggs, the wolf and grandma by Diane Fox

Clark the shark dares to share by Bruce Hale

Cuckoo! by Fiona Roberton

Fancy Nancy and the wedding of the century by Jane O’Connor

Hide and Seek Harry Around the House by Kenny Harrison (Board Book)

Hide and Seek at the Beach by Kenny Harrison (Board Book)

How to behave at a tea party by Madelyn Rosenberg

If Kids Ran the World by Leo & Diane Dillon

If kids ruled the world by Linda Bailey (CDN)

The last Christmas tree by Stephen Krensky

Monday, Wednesday and every other weekend by Karen Stanton

My teacher by James Ransome

Once upon an alphabet: short stories for all the letters by Oliver Jeffers

Pete the Cat and the new guy by Kimberly Dean

Shivery Shades of Halloween : a Spooky Book of Colors by Mary McKenna Siddals

Snoring Beauty by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen

Two by Kathryn Otoshi

Under the Same Sun by Sharon Robinson

Vanilla Ice Cream by Bob Graham

Where’s the fairy? illustrated by Nick Harris

Work, dogs work: a highway tail by James Horvath


Children’s DVDs

How to Train Your Dragon 2 by Dreamworks

Mr. Peabody and Sherman by Dreamworks

Muppets Most Wanted by Disney



New Books & DVDs Nov. 16, 2014

Adult Fiction

Blue Labyrinth by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child

Damage : a Dick Francis Novel by Felix Francis

The Diva Wraps it Up by Krista Davis [a Domestic Diva Mystery]

Flesh and blood by Patricia Cornwell (A Scarpetta novel)

Full measure by T. Jefferson Parker

The Guardian : a Tale of Andrew Murray by Jack Whyte [CDN] [Guardian, Bk. 3]

Let me be Frank with you by Richard Ford (A Frank Bascombe book)

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie by Rita Mae Brown

The silent sister by Diane Chamberlain


Adult Nonfiction

Allison’s Brain by Robert McMechan with Allison Woyiwada

Show Your Work! 10 Ways to Share Your Creativity and Get Discovered by Austin Kleon


Adult Large Print Fiction

Blue Labyrinth by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child

The Burning Room by Michael Connelly


Teen Fiction

Starfire by Jennifer Lynn Alvarez [The Guardian Herd, Bk.1]


Children’s Picture Books

Circle, Square, Moose by Kelly Bingham

Curious George Makes Maple Syrup adapted by C. A. Krones

Dashing Through the Snow : a Canadian Jingle Bells by Helaine Becker [CDN]

Fox and Squirrel Make a Friend by Ruth Ohi [CDN]

Hugs by Robert Munsch [Board Book] [CDN]

Little Miss Shelley : Frankenstein : an Anatomy Primer by Jennifer Adams [Board Book]

Llama Llama Jingle Bells by Anna Dewdney [Board Book]

Llama Llama Trick or Treat by Anna Dewdney [Board Book]

Loula and the Sister Recipe by Anne Villeneuve [CDN]

Pyjama Day! By Robert Munsch [CDN]

Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Tap to Play by Salina Yoon

The Very Brave Bear by Nick Bland

Who Says That, Cat the Cat? By Mo Willems [Board Book]

Who Sleeps, Cat the Cat? By Mo Willems [Board Book]


Children’s Fiction

Fly Guy’s Amazing Tricks by Tedd Arnold

Haunted Halloween adapted by C. A. Krones [Curious George]

Just a Special Day by Mercer Mayer [My First Shared Reading]

Meet the Bigfeet by Kevin Sherry [the Yeti Files]

Pete the Cat and the Bad Banana by James Dean [I Can Read! My First Shared Reading]

Princess Pistachio by Marie-Louise Gay [CDN]

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer adapted by Kristen L. Depken [My Readers Classic Stories, Classic Characters]

The Secret of the Snow by Thea Stilton

The Zero Degree Zombie Zone by Patrik Henry Bass


Children’s Nonfiction

Everything You Need to Know About Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures by John Woodward [Smithsonian] [DK]

From Vimy to Victory : Canada’s Fight to the Finish in World War I by Hugh Brewster [CDN]

Star Wars in 100 Scenes by Jason Fry


Adult DVDs

Breaking Bad (Television Show) : Seasons 1 & 3

Once Upon a Time (Television Show) : Seasons 1, 2 & 3


Adult Non-Fiction

Cruzin’ the County: 40 years and still cruzin’, a history of the Southeastern Ontario Street Meet by Lisa Van Meer and Shawn Cowan (Local authors)

If freedom means as much to you by J. Garry McEachern (CDN) (Local)


Adult Large Print Fiction

Linford Romance Library

Jungle fever by Carol MacLean

The look of love by Marilyn Fountain

Mistress angel by Lindsay Townsend

Mrs. Catt’s Curiosities by Monica Brent

Return to love by Patricia Robins

Sicilian escape by Angela Britnell

Linford Western Library

Blood on the range by Colin Bainbridge

Kendrick’s quest by J.D. Ryder

The last buffalo by Ralph Hayes

The reluctant gun hand by Logan Winters

Six for Texas by Elliot Long

Sudden death by Corba Sunman


Adult Fiction Talking Books

Be careful what you wish for by Jeffrey Archer

The gods of guilt by Michael Connelly [A Lincoln lawyer novel]

Poseidon’s arrow by Clive Cussler

Victims by Jonathan Kellerman [An Alex Delaware novel]


New Books & DVDs Nov. 11, 2014

Adult Fiction

Abattoir Blues by Peter Robinson (an Inspector Banks Novel) [CDN]

Air Bound by Christine Feehan (A Sea Haven novel)

Bittersweet by Colleen McCullough

Bound to be Dirty by Savanna Fox (a Dirty Girls Book Club Novel)[CDN]

Dare to be Dirty by Savanna Fox (a Dirty Girls Book Club Novel) [CDN]

Emma: a Modern Retelling by Alexander McCall Smith

The Empty Throne by Bernard Cornwell

The Love Song of Miss Queenie Hennessy by Rachel Joyce

A New York Christmas by Anne Perry

Paradise and Elsewhere: Stories by Kathy Page (CDN)

Pegasus: a Novel by Danielle Steel

The Peripheral: a Novel by William Gibson [CDN]

The Prime Minister’s Secret Agent by Susan Elia MacNeal (A Maggie Hope mystery)

Prince Lestat by Anne Rice

The Promise by Robyn Carr (A Thunder Point novel)

Seduced by Fire by Tara Sue Me (a Partners in Play Novel]

Taking It All by Maya Banks (the Surrender Trilogy, Bk. 3)

We Are Not Ourselves: a Novel by Matthew Thomas

The Wolf in Winter by John Connolly (a Charlie Parker Thriller)


Adult Non-Fiction

And Home Was Kariakoo: a Memoir of East Africa by M. G. Vassanji [CDN]

Barefoot in Babylon: the Creation of the Woodstock Music Festival 1969 by Bob Spitz

The Battlefield of Ontario Politics: an Autobiography by Greg Sorbara [CDN]

Dr. Jack Newman’s Guide to Breastfeeding: the Definitive, Up-to-date Guide from Canada’s Foremost Expert (CDN)

Good Morning, Mr. Mandela: a Memoir by Zelda la Grange

The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution by Walter Isaacson

The Marshmallow Test: Mastering Self-Control by Walter Mischel

The Mediterranean Zone: Unleash the Power of the World’s Healthiest Diet for Superior Weight Loss, Health and Longevity by Barry Sears, Ph. D.

Mindful Birthing: Training the Mind, Body, and Heart for Childbirth and Beyond by Nancy Bardacke, CNM

Mother Nature is Trying to Kill You: a Lively Tour Through the Dark Side of the Natural World by Dan Riskin, Ph.D. [CDN]

The Natural Pregnancy Book: Your Complete Guide to a Safe, Organic Pregnancy and Childbirth With Herbs, Nutrition, and Other Holistic Choices by Aviva Jill Romm

When Paris Went Dark: the City of Light Under German Occupation, 1940-1944 by Ronald C. Rosbottom


Adult Large Print Fiction

Love letters: a Rose Harbor novel by Debbie Macomber

Linford Romance Library

Anna’s return by Sally Quilford

The breaking wave by Sheila Spencer-Smith

The captain’s wife by Jean Robinson

Earth magic by Linda M. Priestley

The house of Rodriguez by Wendy Kremer

The price of freedom by Teresa Ashby

Linford Western Library

Blood and gold by Clay Starmer

Clancy’s last war by Terrell L. Bowers

Cody’s fight by Caleb Rand

The land of lost dreams by Scott Connor

Not a hope in hell by Hank J. Kirby

The outlaw life by Owen G. Irons


Adult Talking Books

Bones never lie by Kathy Reichs

Edge of eternity by Ken Follett (Century trilogy, book 3)


Teen Fiction

About That Night by Norah McClintock [CDN]


Children’s Fiction

Captain Underpants and the Tyrannical Retaliation of the Turbo Toilet 2000 by Dav Pilkey [Captain Underpants, Bk. 11]

Emperor Pickletine Rides the Bus by Tom Angleberger [an Origami Yoda Book]

Here Comes the Easter Cat by Deborah Underwood

The Iron Trial by Holly Black and Cassandra Clare [Magisterium, Bk. 1]

The Madman of Piney Woods by Christopher Paul Curtis [CDN]

Pete and Cat Old MacDonald Had a Farm by James Dean

The Search for Treasure by Geronimo Stilton [the Kingdom of Fantasy, Bk. 6]

Tales of the Great Beasts by Brandon Mull [Spirit Animals, Special Ed.]

A Year in the Life of a Total and Complete Genius by Stacey Matson [CDN]

Zane and the hurricane: a Story of Katrina by Rodman Philbrick


Children’s Nonfiction

Disney Princess Enchanted Character Guide Beth Landis Hester and Catherine Saunders


Children’s Talking Books

Fire and ice by Shannon Hale (Spirit animals, book 4)

Hunted by Maggie Stiefvater (Spirit animals, book 2)


Adult DVDs

DCI Banks: Season 2

Enemy at the Door: Series 2

Scandal: the Complete First Season

Scandal: the Complete Second Season