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In honor of Black History Month, we are pleased to offer some fiction and non-fiction reading suggestions. Reference staff are always happy to help with you with book suggestions. Call us at 514-630-1218, ext. 1630, or come see us at … Continue reading February is Black History Month
Some surprises and some past nominees – the 2020 Scotiabank Giller longlist is definitely an interesting mix of Canadian writing! https://scotiabankgillerprize.ca/the-scotiabank-giller-prize-presents-its-2020-longlist/ Continue reading 2020 Scotiabank Giller Prize Longlist is Released
#KidLit4BlackLivesCanada On June 19, 2020 I had the pleasure of attending Canada’s first #KidLit4BlackLivesCanada rally (via zoom). This event was hosted by Nadia Hohn, a Canadian Black author who lives in Toronto, and was sponsored by A Different Book List … Continue reading Karen talks about #KidLit4BlackLivesCanada
My name is Karen Griffith and I am back to talk about the latest database that I have discovered at our library, called PressReader. Because I do not usually read magazines and or newspapers, except for the Montreal Gazette on occasion, I … Continue reading Karen Talks About PressReader
With all the events unfolding in the United States further to the death of George Floyd, here are some suggestions for viewing, listening, and reading. All are available in HOOPLA: Film : P.S. I Cant’ Breathe Directed by Rochelle WhiteA raw, … Continue reading Black in America
Catch up on some nonfiction books with these additional suggestions. Click the link to find these books at the emedia catalogue: https://emedia.overdrive.com/emedia-pointeclaire/content Contact us if you have any questions @ 514-630-1218 #1630 Continue reading Nonfiction eBook Reading Suggestions from the Overdrive eMedia catalogue
With the closure of the library due to COVID-19, our biennial Expo LEGO that was supposed to happen on March 21 was cancelled. Leading up to the Expo, Félix-Leclerc high school students from the classes of Johanne Ménard and Marie-Claude … Continue reading Mini LEGO Exhibit
Starting May 1, 2020, hoopla offers an online Graphic Novel Book Club, including a detailed discussion guide. Hoopla’s digital collection is available instantly with no holds and no waiting, including their new Graphic Novel Book Club Spotlight Selection, giving readers … Continue reading Hoopla Graphic Novel Club Starts Today!