Recent additions to our collection

  • Onslaught by Michael A. Stackpole
  • Behind the shattered glass by Tasha Alexander
  • Landing gear: a novel by Kate Pullinger
  • Utopia/dystopia: Geoffrey James by Lori Pauli Geoffrey James
  • Lily's story: a novel by Don Gutteridge
  • Chineasy: the new way to read Chinese by Shaolan Hsueh Noma Bar
  • Ruin by Michael A. Stackpole
  • Monument to the dead by Sheila Connolly
  • Black skies by Arnaldur Indriðason Victoria Cribb
  • Everything to lose by Andrew Gross
  • Northanger Abbey by Val McDermid Jane Austen
  • A broken hallelujah: rock and roll, redemption, and the life of Leonard Cohen by Liel Leibovitz
  • Everybody's got something by Robin Roberts Veronica Chambers
  • Seasons of tomorrow by Cindy Woodsmall
  • A wanted woman by Eric Jerome Dickey
  • Own it!: be the boss of your life--at home and in the workplace by Tabatha Coffey
  • Live to see tomorrow by Iris Johansen
  • Blood always tells by Hilary Davidson
  • Transhuman by Ben Bova
  • Enlightenment 2.0: restoring santity to our politics, our economy, and our lives by Joseph Heath
  • The cold nowhere by Brian Freeman
  • Shadow woman: a novel by Linda Howard
  • Big sky secrets by Linda Lael Miller
  • The Target by David Baldacci
  • Under cold stone: a Constable Molly Smith mystery by Vicki Delany

Meet us at...

K-ROCK Centre
Saturday, May 3
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Book Clubs With a Difference

Join us for at the Books & Beers or Books & Beans, the Book Clubs With a Difference. Grab a beverage and sit down for a relaxed chat about books with friends, neighbours and library staff.

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Library News

Patricia Robertson, Writer in Residence

Start on April 24, 6:30 PM at the Isabel Turner Branch

Manuscript In Progress Workshop Series

If you've been struggling with a manuscript, or have one stuffed in a drawer, here's your chance! Join KFPL Writer In Residence Patricia Robertson for 5 work-in-progress sessions over 10 weeks, designed to help you develop that first (or later) draft. You'll receive detailed feedback on your work and learn the techniques of writing creative prose in a supportive and stimulating environment. Attendance at each session in the series is necessary.

Registration is required. Early registration is advised as maximum number of participants is 12. For adults 18 years and older.

Movies at KFPL

  • When: April 25, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Isabel Turner Branch

    Based on the book by Tim Tharp. 95 minutes / 14A

    Drop by the Isabel Turner branch for viewings of movies based on your favourite books, then stick around for a lively discussion of both. Attendees are encouraged to read the book before the screening.
  • When: May 9, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Calvin Park Branch at CP Community Room

    Based on the book by Benjamin Mee.Set in Southern California, a father moves his young family to the countryside to renovate and re-open a struggling zoo. 124 minutes.
  • When: May 23, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Isabel Turner Branch at Community Room (Rooms A & B)

    A mother struggles to deal with her feelings of grief and responsibility after her teenage son commits a deadly massacre at his school and then brutally murders his father and little sister. Based on the novel by Lionel Shriver. 112 minutes.

Presents from the Past

Find great local history and genealogy resources curated by KFPL librarians at KFPL Reads.

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What's on Tomorrow

  • When: April 25, 2014 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Where: Calvin Park Branch at CP Community Room

    Stories, songs, rhymes and tickles for newborns, pre-walkers, and their caregivers. Come meet the other babies in the neighbourhood and cultivate pre-literacy skills. DROP IN
  • When: April 25, 2014 - 10:15 AM - 10:30 AM
    Where: Sydenham Branch at Community Room

    Songs, rhymes and tickles for newborns, pre-walkers and their caregivers.Come meet the other babies in the neighbourhood and cultivate pre-literacy skills.
  • When: April 25, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
    Where: Sydenham Branch at Community Room

    Stories, songs, poetry, and movement for all ages. Come meet the other families in the community and nurture your child’s love of books. DROP IN.
  • When: April 25, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Isabel Turner Branch

    Based on the book by Tim Tharp. 95 minutes / 14A

    Drop by the Isabel Turner branch for viewings of movies based on your favourite books, then stick around for a lively discussion of both. Attendees are encouraged to read the book before the screening.