Happy Pride Weekend!

June 23rd, 2017

Enjoy the festivities!

We’re glad you’re here. While we celebrate the basic truth that love is love, please remember: sunscreen and water are your friends.

 

A Few New Titles For You

June 20th, 2017

Hardcover
STRANGE CASE OF THE ALCHEMIST’S DAUGHTER, Theodora Goss
INDIGO, Charlaine Harris et al (collective novel)
KANGAROO TOO, Curtis C. Chen
SHATTERED MINDS, Laura Lam
TRANSFORMATION, James Gunn

Trade Paperback
LEGEND OF THE GALACTIC HEROES #4, Yoshiki Tanaka
NEVERNIGHT, Jay Kristoff

Movie Night At The Merril

June 19th, 2017

On Saturday June 24th, the Friends of the Merril will screen SCANNERS at 7pm. Popcorn will be free AND HEADS WILL EXPLODE… so bring friends! There will also be a short talk about the movie.

The event will be held in the basement of the Lillian H. Smith library branch at 239 College.The library is wheelchair accessible and entry is free

If you need more information please contact the Merril Collection Staff at 416-393-7748.

It’s Tuesday; It’s Gross Outside; We Have New Books

June 13th, 2017

So it all works out. Somehow.

Hardcover
RISE AND FALL OF D.O.D.O., Neal Stephenson & Nicole Galland
OUR DARK DUET, Victoria Schwab
DOWN AMONG THE STICKS AND BONES, Seanan McGuire
FORGOTTEN GIRL, Rio Youers
WANT, Cindy Pon
DEVIL’S DUE, Taylor Anderson
BONE QUEEN, Alison Croggon
SONG OF THE CURRENT, Sarah Tolcser
SOLERI, Michael Johnston
FALLEN KINGDOM, Elizabeth May
ROAR, Cora Carmack
SLAVES OF THE SWITCHBOARD OF DOOM, Bradley W. Schenck
FALL OF SHANNARA, Terry Brooks
CHANGELING, Victor Lavalle

Trade Paperback
RAVEN STRATAGEM, Yoon Ha Lee
WITCH WHO CAME IN FROM THE COLD, Lindsay Smith
DRAGON ROUND, Stephen S. Power
GREEN AND ANCIENT LIGHT, Frederic S. Durbin
VANISHING THRONE, Elizabeth May
ZERO-G, William Shatner & Jeff Rovin
PREY OF THE GODS, Nicky Drayden

More Rain: More New Books

June 6th, 2017

The two aren’t connected. And we’ll prove it, if it’s ever sunny on a Tuesday again. Until then, check ‘em out:

Hardcover
PEACE DIVIDED, Tanya Huff
BEREN AND LUTHIEN, J.R.R. Tolkien
DAY AFTER GETTYSBURG, Robert Conroy
HOLLY FARB AND THE PRINCESS OF THE GALAXY, Gareth Wronski
REFRIGERATOR MONOLOGUES, Catherynne M. Valente
MOONBREAKER, Simon R. Green
VACATION GUIDE TO THE SOLAR SYSTEM, Olivia Koski & Jana Grcevich
TWINKLE, Nick Bland

Trade Paperback
BETRAYALS, Kelley Armstrong
SEVEN, Peter Newman
FELL, Jenn Ashworth
RED VENGEANCE, Brendan Dubois
SECRET LANGUAGE OF STONES, M.J. Rose
DNA OF ORPHAN BLACK, Abbie Bernstein
NINTH CITY BURNING, J. Patrick Black
BROKEN ONES, Danielle L. Jensen
GRIM EXPECTATIONS, K.W. Jeter
150 YEARS OF STATS CANADA, Ren Bostelaar

Mass Market
SOVEREIGN SILK, Elizabeth Gilligan
REBELLION’S LAST TRAITOR, Nik Korpon
STUDY IN SABLE, Mercedes Lackey