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Staff Picks: A Piece of the World

April 18, 2018
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Kristin reviews A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline, a historical novel inspired by Andrew Wyeth’s mysterious and iconic painting Christina’s World.

Staff Picks: The Immortalists

March 26, 2018
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Catherine reviews The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin, a novel which ponders questions of life and fate.

Staff Picks: The Wolves of Winter

March 26, 2018
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Marg, Supervisor of the Napanee Branch, reviews The Wolves of Winter, a new dystopian thriller by Tyrell Johnson. 

"The Wolves of Winter by Canadian author Tyrell Johnson is a post-apocalyptic, dystopian thriller set in the not too distant future. The author has achieved excellent character and plot development in this atmospheric debut novel.

Staff Picks: Fahrenheit 451

March 26, 2018
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Shelby from the Napanee Branch suggests you give the classic novel Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury a try before its adaptation is released in theatres.

Staff Picks: The Grave’s a Fine and Private Place

March 19, 2018
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Karen Scott, Coordinator of the Library's Bath Branch, recently enjoyed The Grave’s a Fine and Private Place, Alan Bradley's latest release. 

Staff Picks: Outliers

March 15, 2018
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Caitlyn, a student Page at the Napanee Branch, recently enjoyed Outliers: the Story of Successone of Malcolm Gladwell's bestselling books. Here is her review:

Staff Picks: Still Me

March 6, 2018
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Kristin reviews Still Me, the latest book by beloved chick-lit writer Jojo Moyes, author of the bestselling Me Before You

Staff Picks: Ready Player One

February 26, 2018
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With it's movie adaptation release just around the corner, now is the time to enjoy Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. Caitlyn, a Library Page at our Napanee Branch, reviews this genre-bending class below.

Staff Picks: Alias Grace

February 20, 2018
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Kristin reviews Alias Grace, one of Margaret Atwood's most popular novels. It's a book that is suddenly back in the spotlight since being adapted into a television show for Netflix.

Staff Picks: The Cold, Cold Sea

February 12, 2018
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Marg Wood of the Napanee Branch of the County of Lennox & Addington Libraries, recently enjoyed The Cold, Cold Sea by Linda Huber, “an atmospheric psychological thriller/mystery” that she says grabbed her from the very first page.