June 14th, our three resource libraries (Bathurst Clark, Civic Centre, and
Pierre Berton) will be open with limited services. Our community branches
remain closed and offer curbside pickup during the specified curbside service
hours. Learn More
"Both dreamy and feverish, this is a novel about Agnes, wife of William Shakespeare, and their young family. Gorgeous, transportive, lyrical - very fitting that the teller of a tale about Shakespeare has such a gift and love of language. Highly r..."
"I had a conversation with my daughter and complained that I had read 44 books thus far in 2021 and only two of them were 5-star reads for me. Then I read this - #45 - and added another 5-star to my 2021 list. "Heartbreaking" is an often overused..."
"I only finished it because it was for Book Club and I'm too Type A to give it up. About as pedestrian and flatly written as a mystery/thriller could be with every supposed twist and surprise ridiculously obvious and telegraphed. But what set thi..."