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25/03/2020
I recently read Sheila Watt-Cloutier's book, The right to be Cold: One Woman's Story...
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20/03/2020
Great news! New eResource: The RomanceBookCloud So, all the library branches are closed and...
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18/03/2020
Storytimes , consisting of rhymes, songs and stories, are one of the most popular...
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17/03/2020
Ottawa Public Health has recommended that all residents of Ottawa practice social distancing ...
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04/04/2020
Has your child breezed through the mile-high stack of fantasy fiction you brought home...
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04/04/2020
I think readers (and movie buffs) will all agree that one of the things...
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03/04/2020
Stop the presses and unlock the Harry Potter magic! Along with various partners including...
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03/04/2020
Looking over the books I read in 2019, some of the best were business...
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30/03/2020
With TumbleBookLibrary you can tumble and stumble, or gamble and ramble your way through...
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30/03/2020
Looking for some more Homework Help resources? Or some fun reads? The Ottawa Public...
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30/03/2020
With time on your hands, why not dive into the world of classics you...
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17/04/2020
Do you like the mysterious life of artists? Do you wonder how to make...
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14/04/2020
Let these books whisk you away on uplifting and humorous escapes during your time...
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09/04/2020
On Monday, April 4th CBC's All in a Day Book Panel, featuring OPL's Ann...
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09/04/2020
Graphic novels are often an effective format for presenting difficult and complicated issues and...
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08/04/2020
April 9 is International Unicorn Day, and to celebrate, the Unicorn Coalition is presenting...
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07/04/2020
The Canadian and international authors visits that Ottawa Public Library offers in partnership with...
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06/04/2020
What is true crime? True crime is a genre of non-fiction that began with...
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05/04/2020
National Poetry Month, led by the League of Canadian Poets, is a time to...
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04/04/2020
Has your child breezed through the mile-high stack of fantasy fiction you brought home...
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