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Not Your Grandparents' Poetry Not Your Grandparents' Poetry

recommended by HfxPL_Teens
These poems step things up a notch from the typical. You're welcome.
These poems step things up a notch from the typical. You're welcome.

Celebrate Our Planet Celebrate Our Planet

recommended by HfxPL_Kids
We've rounded up the best of the best for kids' books about our little blue planet.
We've rounded up the best of the best for kids' books about our little blue planet.

Real Life, Real Graphic Real Life, Real Graphic

recommended by HfxPL_Teens
Wrap your head around these big ideas, big people, and big moments in history with these engaging graphic novels.
Wrap your head around these big ideas, big people, and big moments in history with these engaging graphic novels.

Women Behind the Camera Women Behind the Camera

recommended by HfxPL_Adults
Make one of these excellent films with female directors your next movie night pick!
Make one of these excellent films with female directors your next movie night pick!

Evil Lurks in Their Hearts Evil Lurks in Their Hearts

recommended by HfxPL_Adults
Fiction about serial killers and the hardworking detectives that chase them.
Fiction about serial killers and the hardworking detectives that chase them.

It's Snowing! It's Snowing!

recommended by HfxPL_Newcomers
Welcome to winter! These children's books are a great way to learn about winter and how to have lots of fun in the snow.
Welcome to winter! These children's books are a great way to learn about winter and how to have lots of fun in the snow.

The World of Business in a Movie The World of Business in a Movie

recommended by HfxPL_SmallBusiness
These movies can help you amp up your business acumen - and enjoy some entertainment along the way.
These movies can help you amp up your business acumen - and enjoy some entertainment along the way.

Domestic Fiction Domestic Fiction

recommended by HfxPL_Adults
Beware, the danger from within.
Beware, the danger from within.

Second-Generation Immigrant Stories Stories from Second-Generation Immigrants

recommended by HfxPL_Adults
In honour of the launch of Making Waves: Stories of Second-Generation Immigrants, Halifax Public Libraries has partnered with Immigration Services Association of Nova Scotia (ISANS), to put together this book list focusing on the newcomer experience.
We've partnered with Immigration Services Association of Nova Scotia to put together series of books focusing on the newcomer experience.

It's Election Year! It's Election Year!

recommended by HfxPL_Newcomers
These books for youth help explain how the Canadian government and elections work and why it is important to get out and vote!
These books for youth help explain how the Canadian government and elections work and why it is important to get out and vote!

Giggle Makers & Tummy Shakers Giggle Makers & Tummy Shakers

recommended by HfxPL_Kids
Warning! These quirky, silly, giggle-inducing picture books may result in uncontrollable laughter, tears of joy, and sore bellies.
Warning! These quirky, silly, giggle-inducing picture books may result in uncontrollable laughter, tears of joy, and sore bellies.

Back in the Day Back in the Day

recommended by HfxPL_Teens
Great stories, different time. Same joys and struggles.
Great stories, different time. Same joys and struggles.

Anne Shirley, Home Child Anne Shirley, Home Child

recommended by HfxPL_LocalHistory
Did you know that popular, red-headed Anne of Green Gables was a Middlemore Home Child? Read more about the inspiration behind the stories.
Did you know that popular, red-headed Anne of Green Gables was a Middlemore Home Child? Read more about the inspiration behind the stories.

Let's Get Gardening Let's Get Gardening

recommended by HfxPL_Adults
Spring is finally here and we're ready to get outside. We've put together a selection of gardening books to help get you started.
Spring is finally here and we're ready to get outside. We've put together a selection of gardening books to help get you started.

My So-Called Life My So-Called Life

recommended by HfxPL_Teens
Check out one of these coming of age stories to remind you that, while growing up is hard, nobody else knows what they are doing either.
Check out one of these coming of age stories to remind you that, while growing up is hard, nobody else knows what they are doing either.

Copycat Cooking Copycat Cooking

recommended by HfxPL_Adults
Craving takeout? Takeout food is delicious and so convenient, but it can get expensive. These cookbooks will help you copycat cook at home!
Craving takeout? Takeout food is delicious and so convenient, but it can get expensive. These cookbooks will help you copycat cook at home!
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