Staff Blogs

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10/01/2019
Douglas Gibson is one of Canada’s best-known and respected publishers. This 65-minute show will take us through Canadian history, discussing the authors against their historic background.
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08/01/2019
Have you ever been curious as to what books your library staff are reading?...
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29/11/2018
Stages and Pages is an ongoing partnership created between the Ottawa Public Library (OPL)...
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28/09/2018
Stages and Pages is an ongoing partnership created between the Ottawa Public Library (OPL)...
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09/10/2018
Update: October 17, 2018 And the winners are: English Non-Fiction ROY MACGREGOR Original Highways:...
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CBC's All in a Day Banner
02/10/2018
On October 1st, 2018, CBC’s All in a Day book panel, Ann Archer of...
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The Virgin Trial
05/09/2018
Stages and Pages is an ongoing partnership created between the Ottawa Public Library (OPL)...
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A Quick Bite By Lynsay Sands Cover Image
04/11/2015
He’s a 1980s punk-rock vampire who’s given up the will to live... She’s a...
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13/01/2015
Canadian teen authors are so popular right now! A lot of Canadian authors often...
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05/06/2018
On June 4th, 2018, CBC’s All in a Day book panel, Sean Wilson of...
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19/05/2017
Posted on behalf of NC TAG Member Catherine L. Ten Thousand Skies Above You...
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10/03/2018
«Qui est le coupable?» est une petite serie pour jeunes à but de trouver,...
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02/11/2017
Throughout July and August we celebrated Canadian authors and storytelling initiatives as part of...
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20/02/2018
February 21, 2018 is International Mother Language Day . International Mother Language Day has...
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09/07/2018
The English Patient , by Canadian author Michael Ondaatje, won the Man Booker Prize...
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You Are Happy
18/09/2017
The OPL is pleased to partner again with the Great Canadian Theatre Company to...
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29/10/2017
Ordinary Days portrays four New Yorkers whose lives intersect by chance: Claire and Jason,...
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04/05/2018
As part of our 50+ Short Story Contest , we asked local author and...
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05/04/2018
Have you ever wondered what books library staff are reading, and what types of...
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09/12/2017
Sweetland By Michael Crummey Moses is a cantankerous old man who has lived his...
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