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Christmas in the Alps [text (large print)]

Melody Carlson was born in San Francisco, California on March 2, 1956. She graduated from Lane Community College. Before becoming a Christian author, she volunteered in teen ministry, taught preschool, and worked briefly in interior design and in international adoption. She has written over 200 books for children, pre-teens, young adults, and adults including Revell, Finding Alice, The Christmas Bus, the Diary of a Teenage Girl series, and the Carter House Girls series.

(Bowker Author Biography)

Fibre Craft

A weekly gathering of knitters, weavers, hookers, spinners, crocheters, and any other fibre/fabric artists. A time and place to craft, share stories, tell tales, and spin yarns. Bring your own project. Everyone welcome.

Proof of full vaccination & ID will be required to enter this program. Proof of vaccination is required in Nova Scotia under the Health Protection Act Order. Masks are required in all indoor public spaces.

Book Club

Join us the first Saturday of each month to discuss that month's book ... and whatever else comes up in conversation! An informal and open-minded gathering to review and share thoughts about a varied selection of books.  Everyone welcome.

This month we are discussing Qiu Xiaolong's 'Death of a Red Heroine' ...

Writers' Circle

Need incentive to finish your novel, your short story, or your poem? Here's your chance to join others for writing exercises, brain storming, feedback, and encouragement. Everyone welcome to share their work and their constructive criticism in a positive environment. Limited space. Registration is required. 

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The hidden child : a novel

In this new historical novel by the author of Daughter of the Reich, Londoners Eleanor and Edward Hamilton have it all. But the 1929 financial crash is looming, and they're harboring a shameful secret. How far are they willing to go to protect their charmed life?

Eleanor Hamilton is happily married and mother to a beautiful four-year-old girl, Mabel. Her husband, Edward, is a leading light in the burgeoning Eugenics movement, which is designing the very ideas that will soon be embraced by Hitler.

Destroyer of light

The Matrix meets an Afro-futuristic retelling of Persephone set in a science fiction underworld of aliens, refugees, and genetic engineering in Jennifer Marie Brissett's Destroyer of Light

20 Must Read Space Fantasy Books for 2021-- Bookriot
Most Anticipated Fall 2021 Sci-fi, Fantasy & Horror-- BiblioLifestyle

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