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Popular Checkouts at TSPL!

Posted on Wednesday, July 05, 2023 05:45 AM

Here are our most checked out books between April 1, 2023 and June 30, 2023.

  • The Soulmate by Sally Hepworth
  • Spare by Prince Harry
  • A World of Curiosities by Louise Penny
  • Simply Lies by David Baldacci
  • The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides
  • The Night Watch by Neil Lancaster
  • Worthy Opponents by Danielle Steel
  • Women Talking by Miriam Toews
  • The Wedding Planner by Danielle Steel
  • This Bird Has Flown by Susanna Hoffs
  • Storm Watch by C.J. Box
  • Loyalty by Lisa Scottoline
  • The Home for Wayward Girls by Marcia Bradley

June is National Indigenous History Month by Alison McCorkle

Posted on Wednesday, June 21, 2023 05:21 AM

The House of Commons designated June as National Aboriginal History Month in 2009. The name was changed to National Indigenous History Month in 2017.

The Temiskaming Shores Public Library boasts a number of great indigenous authors and their works in our collection. Authors like Wab Kinew, Angeline Boulley, Tomson Highway, Michelle Good, Joseph Boyden and others, including my favourite, Richard Wagamese.

I had the extreme pleasure of meeting Mr. Wagamese at a library conference where I attended a...

Get Your Summer Reading List Ready! by Elesha Halbert-Teskey

Posted on Wednesday, June 14, 2023 05:40 AM

Looking for something fun and light or a twisty thriller to read this summer?

Here are some of the recent books we’ve received at Temiskaming Shores Public Library that you may want to add to your reading list!

A Little Ray of Sunshine by Kristan Higgins (FIC HIG): It's a huge surprise to his adoptive mother, Monica, who thought she had a close relationship with Matthew, her nearly adult son. Until he secretly arranged a vacation to Cape Cod so he could meet his birth mother... without a word to...

Inclusivity Through Reading by Cole McNaughton

Posted on Wednesday, June 07, 2023 05:50 AM

Another year has rolled by and here we are in June 2023, a month for bringing awareness with LGBTQIA+ PRIDE. Since the Stonewall Uprising on June 28, 1969, the month of June has since been chosen to commemorate those whose lives were lost to hate crimes or HIV/AIDS and to recognize the impact they have had on history.

If anyone is looking to read novels inclusive to the LGBTQ community, please have a look below. Select titles can also be found with Overdrive’s Libby app to be enjoyed in eBook or...

Popular Checkouts at TSPL

Posted on Thursday, June 01, 2023 03:44 PM

Here are our most checked out books between March 1 and May 31, 2023:

  • Spare by Prince Harry
  • Worthy Opponents by Danielle Steel
  • Women Talking by Miriam Toews
  • The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren
  • Storm Watch by C.J. Box
  • Small Game by Blair Braverman
  • A Calder at Heart by Janet Dailey
  • A World of Curiosities by Louise Penny
  • Without a Trace by Danielle Steel
  • What Have We Done by Alex Finlay
  • The soulmate by Sally Hepworth
  • A Simple Wish by Rosie Goodwin
  • The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides
  • Now You See Us by...