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Sault Ste. Marie Public Library

Recommended Reads

Need help finding your next great read? Ask our library staff for help or call the Reference and Information Desk at 705-759-5236 for assistance. 

You can also try using any one of the following library resources. Please note that a library card is required to access these resources.

NoveList

NoveList is an online searchable tool to help you find new authors, read-a-likes, award winners, and books in your favourite series. Use NoveList K-8 to help you to select the best books for young readers.

 

 

 



 


Recently Added to the Library
Below are a few lists of materials that we have recently added to our shelves. Check back regularly for updated lists.
 

Globe & Mail Bestsellers

New Fiction

New Non-Fiction

New DVDs

 


Best Sellers & Award Winners
Below are some notable lists of best sellers and award winners. Check back regularly for new lists.

Globe & Mail Bestsellers
The Globe & Mail bestsellers lists are compiled by information provided by BookNet Canada's national sales tracking service.

Scotiabank Giller Prize Past Winners 
The Scotiabank Giller Prize was founded in 1994 by Jack Rabinovitch in honour of his late wife, Doris Giller. In 2005,  The Giller Prize teamed up with Scotiabank to create the Scotiabank Giller Prize to become Canada's richest literary award for fiction. The prize recognizes excellence in Canadian fiction in either long format or short stories.

Governor General's Awards Winners
The Governor General's Literary Awards have been awarded for over 80 years to celebrate and promote Canadian literature. The awards have expanded to include 7 categories in both French and English and it is considered one of Canada's most prestigious awards. 

150 Reads for Canada 150 - Chosen by Library Staff
To help celebrate Canada 150, library staff compiled a list for what they feel are the best Canadian books. The list includes fiction, non-fiction, picture books, children's fiction, young adult fiction, graphic novels, and short stories.