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Break

Break

Sandy recommends this book because: it’s a heart-warming and emotional story about how FOMO affects the way we see the world and how it’s never too late for a second chance. Kayla Miller, the New York Times bestselling author-illustrator of Click, Camp, Act, Clash, and Crunch and co-author of Besties returns with a new Olive story!…

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The Mystery Guest

the mystery guest

Midland Readers recommend this book because: they found it tense and sweet with all their favourite characters coming back. It’s just as solid as the first book. When an acclaimed author dies at the Regency Grand Hotel, it’s up to a fastidious maid to uncover the truth—no matter how dirty—in this standalone novel from the #1…

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How Canada Works: Peter Mansbridge

How Canada Works: Peter Mansbridge

Midland Readers recommend this book because: the found it compelling and fascinating to meet the people of Canada through these intimate stories. From #1 bestselling authors Peter Mansbridge and Mark Bulgutch comes a new book of first-person stories about the unique people and professions that make Canada work. In this latest collection of personal stories, Peter…

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Bookshops and Bonedust

Sarah recommends this book because: it’s an amazing sequel to Legends and Lattes, but you don’t have to read it as a sequel. She didn’t. It’s just as good standalone and an amazing entry to the comfort fantasy genre. “Viv’s career with the notorious mercenary company Rackam’s Ravens isn’t going as planned. Wounded during the hunt…

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Iron Flame

Midland Readers recommend this book because: it’s the sequel to the surprise hit romantasy Fourth Wing! It has been flying off the shelves as people look into what happened to their favourite dragon rider. “Everyone expected Violet Sorrengail to die during her first year at Basgiath War College–Violet included. But Threshing was only the first impossible…

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Mall Goth

Ivory recommends this book because: it’s super 2000s and very nostalgic for anyone who grew up then. “Set in the early 2000s, Mall Goth is a coming-of-age story about Goth Liv Holme, who has to navigate growing up amidst moving, starting at a new school, and the dissolution of her parents’ marriage”–

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Time to Shine

Sandy recommends this book because: it’s a fun book about sexy, passionate hockey players. How could you go wrong? “Rachel Reid’s hockey heroes are sexy, hot, and passionate!” –#1 New York Times bestselling author Lauren Blakely From the USA TODAY bestselling author of the Game Changers series comes a merry and bright hockey romance about finding…

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The Last Devil to Die

Midland residents recommend this book because: it’s clever and fun, all the characters are memorable and it’s so much fun to see a murder mystery that feels fresh and new. The whole series is incredible. A new mystery is afoot in the fourth book in the Thursday Murder Club series from million-copy bestselling author Richard…

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Construction Site: Gets A Fright

Sandy recommends this book because: it’s absolutely adorable and a fun Halloween book for you and your children to read. On a dark and windy Halloween night, the trucks are ready for bedtime. But with tricks and treats on their minds, the familiar construction site starts to seem a little eerie! Lift the flaps to turn…

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