Wednesday, October 23, 2013

November Book Group Theme

The Adult Book Club will be travelling throughout our home and native land in November.  We will discussing books that are set in or about Canada. 

New members are always welcome.  Come join us for some great discussion!

For more info, contact Jill at 905-563-7014

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

2013 Scotiabank Giller Prize Short List

The finalists for the 2013 Scotiabank Giller Prize shortlist are:
  • Dennis Bock for his novel Going Home Again, a Phyllis Bruce Book published by HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.
  • Lynn Coady for her short story collection Hellgoing, published by House of Anansi Press.
  • Craig Davidson for his novel Cataract City, published by Doubleday Canada, a division of Random House of Canada Limited.
  • Lisa Moore for her novel Caught, published by House of Anansi Press.
  • Dan Vyleta for his novel The Crooked Maid, published by HarperCollins Publishers Ltd

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

October Top Ten

Adult Fiction
And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
Never Go Back by Lee Child
How the Light Gets In by Louise Penny
Inferno by Dan Brown
The Cuckoos Calling by Robert Galbraith
The 100 Year Old Man who Climbed out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson
Mistress by James Patterson
The Kill Room by Jeffrey Deaver
Gone by James  Patterson
A Game of Thrones by George R. R. Martin

Adult DVDs

Downton Abbey
Safe Haven
Dead Man Down
The Host
George Gently
Iron Man 3