Shelf Talk Staff Blog
Read October - Decodable Books
Posted on October 18, 2021 10:00 AM
Read October is a literacy and dyslexia awareness program run by the International Dyslexia Association Ontario Branch. Read October promotes reading while raising money...
A meta-challenge for library lovers
Posted on October 04, 2021 11:12 AM
October is Library Month in Canada and we’re going meta with books that explore books, reading or libraries. There seems to be a recent trend in the publishing industry that makes...
Posted on September 20, 2021 09:00 AM
For gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people and their supporters, June is a month of Pride and celebration. Here in Peterborough, we celebrate Pride in September. This year,...
Time Loops, Alternate Timelines and Ageless Characters
Posted on September 06, 2021 10:00 AM
Do you ever feel as though time is moving too quickly? Or, if only you could rewind time and make a different choice? If only you could right that wrong, eliminate that one regret?
Stop All the Clocks: Grieving Intangible Loss
Posted on August 23, 2021 10:00 AM
Stop all the clocks …
The stars are not wanted now; put out every one,
Pack up the moon and dismantle the sun,
Pour away the ocean and sweep up the wood;
For nothing now can ever...