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Like Percy Jackson? Try These Mythology Chapter Books! by Cole McNaughton

Posted on Wednesday, April 26, 2023 05:51 AM

Are you interested in reading fiction about mythology? Did you like Rick Riordan’s Percy Jackson series? Do you feel like branching out or are having difficulty finding a new author? Take a look at some of the following titles or authors. Each of these can be found on Temiskaming Shores Public Library’s shelves and there may just be a gem here waiting to be read.

Zachary Ting and the Dragon Emperor by Xiran Jay Zhao (J ZHA #1) – A teen by the name of Zachary Ying becomes the host of the spirit...

Enjoyed Daisy Jones & The Six? Try These! by Elesha Halbert-Teskey

Posted on Wednesday, April 12, 2023 05:13 AM

I recently finished watching the TV adaptation for Daisy Jones & The Six. I’d read the book when it came out and think they did a great job writing it for television. I’m a sucker for books about musicians and I love the ‘70s vibe of the story.

For those who haven’t heard of Daisy Jones & The Six, it’s about a band who was at their peak of success in the late 1970’s and fell apart. The book is written in interview style (which I wasn’t sure about at first, but was fine with once I got into it),...

Un bon moyen de préparer nos travaux de jardinage et autres activités de plein air par Carmen Peddie

Posted on Wednesday, April 05, 2023 05:04 AM

C’est enfin le moment de planifier le jardin et d'autres travaux extérieurs similaires tels que la construction de structures extérieures ou la rénovation de notre terrasse, le compostage ou même la plantation d'arbres.

C'est toujours un plaisir et parfois un défi de décider quoi planter ou même de savoir où mettre le jardin. Doit-il rester au même endroit ou doit-il être placé à un autre endroit plus propice? Quels ont été les résultats de l'année dernière et qu'est-ce qui n'a pas poussé ?...


Popular Checkouts at TSPL!

Posted on Monday, April 03, 2023 11:29 AM

Here are our most checked out book from January 1 to March 31, 2023.

Indian Horse by Richard Wagamese

Verity by Colleen Hoover

A World of Curiosities by Louise Penny

Without a Trace by Danielle Steel

The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren

Spare by Prince Harry

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid

A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

Just the Nicest Couple by Mary Kubica

It Starts with Us by Colleen Hoover

The House in the Pines by Ana Reyes

The Exiles by Christina Baker Kline

The Boys...

I'm Looking for a Good Book by Alison McCorkle

Posted on Wednesday, March 29, 2023 05:10 AM

We often hear comments from our patrons, stating that they’re looking for a good book. This can be quite a dilemma!  The staff member’s idea of what a good book is and the patron’s idea of what a good book is can be quite different indeed.

What I’ve done for this blog is just do random searches using the words spring, garden, wedding etc. and then focused my attention on a few of the titles that I felt were interesting, attractive or intriguing to me. This is what I chose from my search: