Staff Top 5 Reads 2020

Denise: Chief Librarian

  1. Daisy Jones and the Six, by Taylor Jenkins Reid https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1529047
  2. Trickster Drift, by Eden Robinson https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1508190
  3. This Little Light, by Lori Lansens https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1541855
  4. Nine Pints: A Journey Through the Money, Medicine, and Mysteries of Blood, by Rose George https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1518498
  5. Devolution: A Firsthand Account of the Rainier Sasquatch Massacre, by Max Brooks https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1593324 

Chantelle: Deputy Chief Librarian

  1. Wolf Gone Wild, by Juliette Cross https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1630524
  2. Get a Life Chloe Brown, by Talia Hibbert https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1576154
  3. Witches of Brooklyn, by Sophie Escabasse https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1654502
  4. Love Lettering, by Kate Clayborn https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1607247
  5. Engagement and Espionage, by Penny Reid https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1650740

Henri Etta: Amherst Branch

  1. Five Little Indians, by Michelle Good https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/161818
  2. Ararat, by Christopher Golden https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1372450
  3. Devolution, by Max Brooks https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1593324
  4. Survivor Song, by Paul Tremblay https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1622688
  5. Before She Was Found, by Heather Gudenkauf https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1531817

Diana: Amherst Branch 

  1. By the Rivers of Brooklyn, by Trudy J Morgan-Cole https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/864525
  2. The Last Man at the Inn, by R William Bennett https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1598982
  3. Knocking on Heaven’s Door, by Katy Butler https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1105831
  4. The Bread Maker, by Moira Leigh MacLeod   https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1325000
  5. The Hollows, by Jess Montgomery  https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1602968

 

Sammy: Amherst Branch 

  1. Tell Me You’re Sorry, by Kevin O’Brien https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1161519
  2. Behind Closed Doors, by B.A. Paris  https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1304563
  3. That Night, by Chevy Stevens https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1155982
  4. Delirium, by Lauren Oliver https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1025995
  5. What She Knew, by Gilly MacMillan https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1271013

 

Adam: Amherst Branch 

  1. Democracy in Canada : The disintegration of our institutions, by Donald Savoie  https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1588697
  2. The Attack on Nova Scotia’s Schools : The story behind 25 years of tumultuous change, by Grant Frost  https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1655988/Description#tabnav
  3. The state of the system : A reality check on Canada’s school, by Paul Bennett 
  4. Henry III : The rise to power and personal rule, by David Carpenter
  5. Sheffield Castle: archaeology, archives, regeneration, 1927–2018, by John Moreland and Dawn Hadley
    https://universitypress.ac.uk/site/books/m/10.22599/SheffieldCastle/

Archan: Pugwash Branch

  1. All the Devils are Here, by Louise Penny https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1623737
  2. Butterfly, by Yusra Mardini https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1489330
  3. Infused: Adventures In Tea, by Henrietta Lovell
  4. Still Alice, by Lisa Genova https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/836392
  5. Us Against You, by Frederik Backman https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1476556

Mary: Pugwash Branch

  1. The Orphan Thief, by Glynis Peters https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1596593
  2. The Pull of the Stars, by Emma Donaghue https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1636171
  3. Son of a Critch: a Childish Newfoundland Memoir, by Mark Critch https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1508374
  4. What Alice Forgot, by  Lianie Moriarty https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1162784
  5. The Dead Zone, by Stephan King https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1334424

Leslie: Advocate Branch

  1. The Winter Duke, by Claire Eliza Bartlett https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1614611
  2. Circe, by Madeline Miller https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1476890
  3. The Calculating Stars by Mary Robinette Kowal https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1485143
  4. The Queen of Blood (And the rest of the Queens of Renthia series), by Sarah Beth Durst https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1305259
  5. In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex, by Nathaniel Philbrick https://cpl.catalogue.library.ns.ca/Record/1305259

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