At the Library
By Mike Selby
In ‘Children of the Kootenays,’ author Shirley D. Stainton takes a historic look at the mining camps and towns of the West Kootenay.
Ian McAllister ‘s ‘The Seal Garden’ is a photographic look at the Great Bear Sea’s marine residents.
It’s here! It has arrived! Registration for the Summer Reading Club is currently in full swing. Registration is ongoing all summer, so come on down and sign up for your reading log and kit. There are tons of prizes and activities this year. Please check out website, Facebook page, or call 250-426-4063 for more information.
PRONUNCIATOR is the Library’s brand new language learning app. Learn one of 80 languages for free with your library card. Pronunicator can be used on your smartphone, tablet or computer. Users have access to live courses, self paced learning modules, special interest modules, citizenship preparation and more! All you need is your library card to get started. It can be accessed via our website.
LIBBY is the Library’s brand new reading app, which finally makes it easy to check out thousands of e-books and e-audiobooks. Simply download the app from here. Then simply choose the Cranbrook Library, enter your library card, and that is it. No more passwords, phone numbers, extra software, or different website to navigate through. LIBBY is awesome!
Our website has all kinds of great information and links.
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.
On display this month are the brilliant ‘Mountains of Personality’ photographs by Ashlee Perreault.
ADULT NEWLY ACQUIRED ITEMS:
Children of the Kootenays – Shirley D. Stainton (971.145)
Best Selling One-Story Home Plans (728.373)
September in the Rain – Peter Robinson (fic)
Alternate Side – Anna Quindlen (fic)
The Forgotten Road – Richard Paul Evans (fic)
Paris by the Book – Liam Callanan (fic)
City of Friends – Joanna Trollope (fic)
Noir – Christopher Moore (fic)
The Only Story – Julian Barnes (fic)
Stormspeaker – Christina Diaz Gonzalez (fic)
He – John Connolly (fic)
Alias Grace (DVD)
The Breadwinner (DVD)
YOUNG ADULT & CHILDREN’S NEWLY ACQUIRED ITEMS:
Boomerang – Helene Dunbar (ya fic)
Summer Constellations – Alisha Sevigny (ya fic)
On Our Street: Our First Talk About Poverty – Jillian Roberts (j 362.5)
A Seed is the Start – Melissa Stewart (j 581.467)
The Sockeye Mother – Brett D. Huson (j 597.56)
The Seal Garden – Ian McAllister (j 599.5097111)
Snakes – James Buckley (j 597.96)
Holi – Rebecca Pettiford (j 294.536)
Horses – Seymour Simon (j 636.1)
Beast of Stone – Linda Sue Park (j fic)
The Curse in the Candlelight – Sophie Cleverly (j fic)
The Legend of Zelda – Akira Himekawa (j fic)
Dark Wyng – Chris d’Lacey (j fic)
The Last Gargoyle – Paul Durham (j fic)
Time Jumpers – Brandon Mull (j fic)
Star Wars: The Clone Wars- Seasons 1, 2 & 3 (j Blu-ray).