Monthly Archives: November 2013

Remember Doris Lessing by Catherine Gillier

As November counts down its days, and we see the death of a beautiful autumn, let us remember Doris Lessing.  The death of this award-winning author prompts some of Lessing’s books to come down from the shelves to be re-read … Continue reading

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Talking Books, by Sue Culhane

The Temiskaming Shores Public Library offers a variety of materials and is obviously not just a repository for books. One type of material that many patrons enjoy is what is often referred to as “talking books”. Originally, the collection was … Continue reading

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Fall Back into November Reading by Catherine Gillier

Now that the clocks have fallen back, the morning is brighter, but the evening lowers its dark curtain an hour earlier.  It is the time of year when kitchens are warmed by oven stews and baking bread. At the library, … Continue reading

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Lisa Moore and Michael Crummey, by Sue Culhane

On Tuesday 5th November the winner of the prestigious Giller Prize was announced. At the time of writing this that announcement had not been made but it is known that a strong contender is the author Lisa Moore. This young … Continue reading

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