Are you excited for the new lineup of Red Cedar nominees? We are! The program officially launches in November, but you can get a head start on your reading. We have copies of all of these titles in our collection and you can find them in our catalogue. Continue reading Red Cedar Awards 2021
Compared to twenty years ago, we’ve come a long way in diverse representation! There’s always improvements to make, but now, we are starting to see people of every shape, colour, belief, gender, sexuality, and ability at the forefront of our stories. Here are a few diverse reads for you, if you’re looking for something new. They are all under a year old and have gotten a lot of positive attention! Continue reading #StaffPick: Diverse Reads
Do you ever find yourself picking up your phone and mindlessly scrolling Instagram? Meanwhile, accomplishing your Goodreads reading goal is looking less and less likely. It can feel disheartening when you’re not being as productive as the people posting constant homemade bread pictures on Facebook. With these tips, you can overcome that reading slump and get back on track. Continue reading How to Overcome a Reading Slump
We can’t believe that we’ve put a wrap on the 2020 Summer Reading Club! Wow. Congratulations to everyone who completed their reading records and everyone who took part! Remember you have until September 12th to submit your completed reading records through our webiste. Before school starts, we have a few final book recommendations for young readers from Brittany. All of these and more are available through our online catalogue at tnrl.ca. Continue reading #Staffpick: Summer Reading Club – Wrap Up!
Even though we’re not able to go on exciting international adventures, we can still celebrate the remainder of summer from the comfort of our homes. Give yourself a day (or even just an hour) to relax by following some of our staycation tips! Continue reading Reading Staycation
This week’s Summer Reading Club theme is Blast Off!: Astronauts and Space Exploration. Check out these book recommendations for young readers from Brittany. Continue reading #Staffpick: Summer Reading Club – Week 7 – Blast Off!
You may have heard others talk about their yearly reading goals, or maybe you’re one of those goal-setters. Whether it’s tracking the number of books through Goodreads or sampling different genres through a Pinterest challenge, there are many different types of reading goals. Should you set reading goals? Are they really a good idea, or is it better to just read whatever and whenever? Continue reading Should you set reading goals?
This week’s Summer Reading Club theme is Into the Great Unknown: Aliens, black holes, and other mysteries of space. Check out these book recommendations for young readers from Brittany. Continue reading #Staffpick: Summer Reading Club – Week 6 – Into the Great Unknown
This week’s Summer Reading Club theme is Out of this World!: Fantasy, Mythology, and Other Universes. Check out these book recommendations for young readers from Brittany! Continue reading #Staffpick: Summer Reading Club – Week 5 – Out of This World!