February is Black History Month

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

2020 Scotiabank Giller Prize Longlist is Released

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

Mary Higgins Clark (December 24, 1927 – January 31, 2020)

It is with great sadness that I write to inform you that Mary Higgins Clark died January 31, 2020 in Naples, Florida, at the age of 92. The cause was complications of old age. The #1 New York Times bestselling author Mary Higgins Clark has written thirty-eight suspense novels, four collections of short stories, a his­torical novel, a memoir, and two children’s books. With bestselling author Alafair Burke she writes the Under Suspicion series including The Cinderella Murder, All Dressed in White, The Sleeping Beauty Killer, Every Breath You Take, and You Don’t Own Me. With her daughter Carol Higgins … Continue reading Mary Higgins Clark (December 24, 1927 – January 31, 2020)