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Announcements
Topical Lists
Recent Awards
Updates for Untitled Books
Canadian & US Best Selling Titles
Upcoming Movies
Upcoming TV Series
Upcoming Music
New Selection Lists
On-Shelf Dates
Seasonal Electronic Archives

 

 

Announcements

 

 Drop-In Title

 

The Seed of Compassion by the Dalai Lama; illustrated by Bao Luu

ISBN 9780525555148

On sale 3/24/2020

Print run 250,000

Picture Book

 

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 LSC Notables 2020 - Adult Winter

 

Formerly known as the Bestseller list, we have rebranded our Winter, Spring/Summer, and Fall catalogues as LSC Notables.  Please see below for our choices for the 2020 Adult Winter season.

 

Bestseller Fiction

SLIST 42519

 

Solid Seller Fiction

SLIST 42571

 

Bestseller Non-Fiction

SLIST 42518

 

Solid Seller Non-Fiction

SLIST 42520

 

Solid Seller Fiction Continuing Series

SLIST 42572

 

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 LSC Notables 2020 - Juvenile Winter

 

Formerly known as the Bestseller list, we have rebranded our Winter, Spring/Summer, and Fall catalogues as LSC Notables.  Please see below for our choices for the 2020 Juvenile Winter season.

 

Hotlist

SLIST 42584

 

Board Books

SLIST 42587

 

Picture Books

SLIST 42580

 

Easy Readers

SLIST 42583

 

Juvenile Fiction

SLIST 42582

 

Juvenile Non-Fiction 000-499

SLIST 42585

 

Juvenile Non-Fiction 500-599

SLIST 42589

 

Juvenile Non-Fiction 600-699

SLIST 42590

 

Juvenile Non-Fiction 700-999

SLIST 42592

 

Young Adult Fiction

SLIST 42586

 

Young Adult Non-Fiction

SLIST 42581

 

Juv and YA Audio

SLIST 42591

 

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 Forest of Reading 2020

 

The Forest of Reading nominees for 2020 were announced on October 15th.  Please see below for the lists.

 

Blue Spruce

SLIST 42599

 

Red Maple

SLIST 42600

 

Silver Birch Fiction

SLIST 42601

 

Silver Birch Express

SLIST 42602

 

White Pine

SLIST 42603

 

Yellow Cedar

SLIST 42604

 

Prix Meleze

SLIST 42597

 

Prix Tamarac

SLIST 42596

 

Prix Peuplier

SLIST 42595

 

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 Booker Prize 2019

 

For the first time since 1992, the Booker Prize has been split between two authors: Canadian Margaret Atwood, the oldest-ever winner of the prize, and Anglo-Nigerian Bernardine Evaristo, the first black woman to win.  Congratulations to both winners!

 

The Testaments by Margaret Atwood, PCN 3599991

Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo, PCN 3751418

 

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 Giller Prize Shortlist 2019

 

The Giller Prize Shortlist was announced on September 30, 2019.  Please see the list below.

 

SLIST 42606 

 

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Publication Updates

 

Title Update

 

Wager by Linda Lael Miller is now Country Strong/(Painted Pony Creek #1), PCN 3314611

 

Postponed

 


Cancelled


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Recent Awards

 

Sunburst Award for Excellence in Canadian Literature of the Fantastic Winners 2019

 

Adult

Plum Rains by Andromeda Romano-Lax

3311875 ha

3546086 pb

 

Young Adult

Tess of the Road by Rachel Hartman

3297084 ha

 

Governor General Literary Awards Winners 2019

SLIST 42797 - Fiction

SLIST 42798 - Poetry

SLIST 42799 - Drama

SLIST 42800 - Nonfiction

SLIST 42801 - Juv/YA Text

SLIST 42802 - Juv/YA Illustrated Books

SLIST 42803 - Translation French-English

SLIST 42804 - Translation English-French

 

New York Times/NYPL Best Illustrated Children's Books Award Winners 2019

SLIST 42805

 

Writers' Trust Hilary Weston Price for Nonfiction 2019

SLIST 42806

 

Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize Winner 2019
SLIST 42807

 

FYI - Select Award Winners

Writers' Trust Engel Findley Award Winner 2019

Rawi Hage

Latner Writer's Trust Poetry Prize Winner 2019

Stephen Collis

Matt Cohen Award In Celebration of a Writing Life Winner 2019

Olive Senior

Writers' Trust McClelland & Stewart Journey Prize Winner 2019

Angelique Lalonde

Writers' Trust Vicky Metcalf Award Winner 2019

Susin Nielsen


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Topical Lists

 

Year of Indigenous Languages

SLIST 42062

 

 

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Updates for Untitled Books - November 2019

 

In response to library requests, LSC will now be posting monthly updates for untitled books,

so that libraries can update their own records before release date. 

Click here for November's titles.
 

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Updates for Fiction Series - No New for November 11, 2019

 

LSC has recently added some new fiction series based on phrases that were formerly treated as notes or subtitles. You may want to add these series to your MARC records if you have these older books in your collection.

Click here for the latest titles.

 

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Canadian & US Best Selling Titles - November 11, 2019

To help our libraries spruce up their collections with bestselling titles, we will be putting together weekly SLISTs. 

For a printable Word document, please click here.

 

39108 Best Selling Fiction in Canada
39109 Best Selling Non-Fiction in Canada
39107 Best Selling Canadian Fiction
39106 Best Selling Canadian Non-Fiction
39111 Best Selling Fiction in the US
39110 Best Selling Non-Fiction in the US

 

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Check Out the Original!

Title   Year Genre Rating Format PCN List Price Selling Price

Midway

 

1976 Action NR

Widescreen

Blu-ray

1946934

3806452

$9.99

$19.99

$7.99

$15.99

 

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Upcoming DVD Releases

 

Indicates new titles added to the list this week.

 

 

 

November 12th, 2019

Title   Genre Rating Format PCN List Price Selling Price

47 Meters Down: Uncaged

Thriller 14A widescreen
Blu-ray + digital copy

3748224

3748223

$24.99

$28.99

$17.88

$21.17

Good Boys

Comedy 14A widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3748218

3748216

$31.99

$27.99

$25.30

$22.00

Angry Birds Movie 2

Animated G widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3748234

3748233

$30.99

$38.99

$23.65

$29.15

 

November 19th, 2019

Title   Genre Rating Format PCN List Price Selling Price

Blinded by the Light

Comedy/Drama PG widescreen
Blu-ray + digital copy

3748236

3748235

$29.99

$40.99

$23.10

$28.40

Dora and the Lost City of Gold

 

Family G widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3745020

3745019

$27.99

$33.99

$22.00

$26.95

 

November 26th, 2019

Title   Genre Rating Format PCN List Price Selling Price

Angel Has Fallen

 

Action 14A widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3753994

3753992

$24.99

$28.99

$17.88

$21.17

 

December 3rd, 2019

Title   Genre Rating Format PCN List Price Selling Price

Ready or Not

 

Comedy/Horror 14A widescreen
Blu-ray + digital copy

3753996

3753995

$29.99

$37.99

$22.55

$27.77

 

December 10th, 2019

Title   Genre Rating Format PCN List Price Selling Price

Hustlers

 

Comedy-Crime 14A widescreen
Blu-ray + digital copy

3766914

3766912

$28.99

$32.99

$22.00

$25.30

IT: Chapter Two

Horror 14A widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3760061

3760060

$28.99

$40.99

$23.10

$32.45

Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood

 

Dramedy 14A widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3732513

3732512

$34.99

$40.99

$23.65

$29.15

 

December 17th, 2019

Title   Genre Rating Format PCN List Price Selling Price

Rambo: Last Blood

 

Action 18A widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3771678

3771677

$24.99

$30.99

$19.53

$22.55

Overcomer

 

Drama PG widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3753998

3753997

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

 

Coming Soon!

Title   Genre Rating Format PCN List Price Selling Price
DisneyNature Penguins Documentary  NR widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3679446

3679445

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Where'd You Go, Bernadette

Comedy/Drama PG widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3748231

3748230

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Queen's Corgi

 

Animated G widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3758830

3758829

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Goldfinch

 

Drama 14A widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3766916

3766915

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Ad Astra

 

Sci-Fi PG widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3771674

3771673

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Downton Abbey

Drama PG widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3771676

3771675

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Abominable

 

Animated G widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3775335

3775332

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Judy

 

Biographical Drama PG widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3775342

3775340

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Joker

Action 14A widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3780635

3780633

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Addams Family

Animated PG widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3786655

3786654

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Gemini Man

Action PG widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3786666

3786664

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Jexi

 

Comedy NR widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3786670

3786669

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

 

Fantasy PG widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3791082

3791081

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Zombieland: Double Tap

 

Action-Comedy 18A widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3791085

3791084

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Countdown

Horror 14A widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3795440

3795439

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Lighthouse

Horror 14A widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3795442

3795441

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Motherless Brooklyn

Crime Drama 14A widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3798418

3798417

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Terminator: Dark Fate

Sci-Fi 14A widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3798421

3798420

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Arctic Dogs

 

Animated G widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3798425

3798423

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Doctor Sleep

VIEW TRAILER

Horror 14A widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3806421

3806420

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Last Christmas

VIEW TRAILER

Romantic Comedy PG widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3806426

3806425

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Playing With Fire

VIEW TRAILER

Family G widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3806429

3806428

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Midway

VIEW TRAILER

Action PG widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3806432

3806430

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

Jojo Rabbit

VIEW TRAILER

Comedy/Drama PG widescreen
Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy

3806434

3806433

$32.99

$40.99

$23.95

$28.40

 

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Upcoming TV Releases

 

Indicates new titles added to the list this week.

 

 

Title Genre Rating Format PCN List Price Selling Price

 

November 12, 2019

Big Bang Theory: the Twelfth and Final Season Comedy NR

DVD

Blu-ray

3766693

3766692

$49.99

$54.99

$39.99

$43.99

Poldark: the Complete Fifth Season Drama NR

DVD

Blu-ray

3754267

3754263

$59.99

$74.99

$47.99

$59.99

Cobra Kai: Season 1 and 2 Family NR

DVD

3791118

$30.99

$24.79

Star Trek Discovery: Season Two Sci-Fi NR

DVD

Blu-ray

3771702

3771701

$52.99

$61.99

$42.39

$49.59

 

November 19, 2019

Handmaid's Tale: Season Three Thriller NR

DVD

Blu-ray

3791063

3791062

$52.99

$61.99

$42.39

$49.59

Kominsky Method: the Complete First Season Comedy NR

DVD

3768036

$26.99

$21.59

 

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Upcoming CD Releases

 

Indicates new titles added to the list this week.

Artist Title Genre PCN List Price Selling Price

 

Available Now

Various Artists Country Heat 2020 Country 3778903 $15.99 $12.32
Ringo Starr What's My Name Rock 3791341 $15.99 $10.56
Old Dominion Old Dominion Country 3795427 $15.99 $12.32
Miranda Lambert Wildcard Country 3786715 $15.99 $12.32
Various Artists Much Dance 2020 Dance 3791348 $15.99 $12.32
Luke Combs What You See is What You Get Country 3791347 $15.99 $12.32

 

November 15, 2019

Celine Dion  Courage Pop 3795431 $18.99 $15.19
Lady Antebellum Ocean Country 3799236 $16.99 $13.59
Kidz Bop Kids Kidz Bop 40 Children's 3799238 $16.99 $13.59

 

November 22, 2019

Leonard Cohen  Thanks for the Dance Folk 3806462 $15.99 $12.32

 

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New Selection Lists


Library Services Centre is currently creating Selection Lists based on items reviewed in periodicals. Please feel free to send suggestions on reviews you would like to see listed to Jamie Quinn, Customer Experience Manager.

 

 

Slist Title Due Date # of Titles
42779 Annuals & Reference - Fall-Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 112
42776

Loan Stars - December 2019

March 6, 2020 10
42721 Mass Market Adult - October 2019 March 6, 2020 96
42722 Mass Market Juv/YA - October 2019 March 6, 2020 35
42714 Macmillan Audio - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 65
42781 Bloomsbury - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 123
42703 Bloomsbury Children's - Winter/Spring 2020 March 6, 2020 47
42782 Celadon Books - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 5
42704 Entangled - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 12
42704 Entangled Teen - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 12
42784 Farrar, Straus and Giroux - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 49
42705 Flatiron - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 29
42705 Flatiron Teen - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 29
42783 Forge - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 13
42785 Graywolf - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 9
42786 Henry Holt - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 26
42706 Kingfisher - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 15
42787 Macmillan Adult - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 3
42707 Macmillan Children - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 208
42788 Media Lab - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 2
42789 Minotaur - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 32
42708 Papercutz - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 29
42790 Picador - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 41
42791 Seven Seas - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 90
42792 All Points Books - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 1
42709 Castle Point Kids - Winter 2020 March 6, 2020 8


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On-Shelf Dates for November 2019

 

Please note that prior to the on-shelf date listed, all copies of the following titles must be kept secure and may not be placed on shelving or any display area or loaned to any person, customer or otherwise.


Thank you for your cooperation.

 

Title ISBN/Binding Author Shelf Date
Tasty Every Day: All of the Flavor, None of the Fuss 9780525575887 ha Tasty 11/12/2019
Nothing More Dangerous 9780316509725 ha Allen Eskens 11/12/2019
Sword of Kings/(Last Kingdom #12) 9780008183899 ha Bernard Cornwell 11/12/2019
Sword of Kings/(Last Kingdom #12) 9780008183905 pb Bernard Cornwell 11/12/2019
Sword of Kings/compact discs, unabridged (Last Kingdom #12) 9780008336769 tc Bernard Cornwell 11/12/2019
Irish Princess 9780751564990 ha Elizabeth Chadwick 11/12/2019
Irish Princess 9780751575613 pb Elizabeth Chadwick 11/12/2019
Joy of Cooking/Revised and Updated 9781501169717 ha Irma S. Rombauer 11/12/2019
Twisted Twenty-Six/(Stephanie Plum #26) 9780399180194 ha Janet Evanovich 11/12/2019
Twisted Twenty-Six/compact discs, unabridged (Stephanie Plum #26) 9780525501435 tc Janet Evanovich 11/12/2019
Twisted Twenty-Six/large print (Stephanie Plum #26) 9780593152218 pb Janet Evanovich 11/12/2019
Andromeda Evolution 9780062473271 ha Michael Crichton 11/12/2019
Andromeda Evolution 9780062956668 pb Michael Crichton 11/12/2019
Andromeda Evolution/compact discs, unabridged 9780062473318 tc Michael Crichton 11/12/2019
Irish Country Family/(Irish Country #14) 9780765396853 ha Patrick Taylor 11/12/2019
Manhunters: How We Took Down Pablo Escobar 9781250202888 ha Steve Murphy 11/12/2019
Manhunters: How We Took Down Pablo Escobar/compact discs, unabridged 9781250242662 tc Steve Murphy 11/12/2019
Dog I Loved 9781250078148 ha Susan Wilson 11/12/2019
Dog I Loved/compact discs, unabridged 9781427291271 tc Susan Wilson 11/12/2019
Galway Girl/(Jack Taylor #15) 9780802147936 ha Ken Bruen 11/15/2019
Robert B. Parker's Angel Eyes/(Spenser #48) 9780525536826 ha Ace Atkins 11/19/2019
Robert B. Parker's Angel Eyes/compact discs, unabridged (Spenser #48) 9780525637059 tc Ace Atkins 11/19/2019
Minute to Midnight/(Atlee Pine #2) 9781538761601 ha David Baldacci 11/19/2019
Minute to Midnight/compact discs, unabridged (Atlee Pine #2) 9781478999317 tc David Baldacci 11/19/2019
Minute to Midnight/large print (Atlee Pine #2) 9781538734032 ha David Baldacci 11/19/2019
Confession Club/(Mason #3) 9781984855176 ha Elizabeth Berg 11/19/2019
Confession Club/large print (Mason #3) 9780593170991 pb Elizabeth Berg 11/19/2019
Science of Why/vol. 4 9781982130893 ha Jay Ingram 11/19/2019
Tom Clancy's Code of Honor/(Jack Ryan #27) 9780525541721 ha Marc Cameron 11/19/2019
Tom Clancy's Code of Honor/compact discs, unabridged (Jack Ryan #27) 9780593106785 tc Marc Cameron 11/19/2019
Tom Clancy's Code of Honor/large print (Jack Ryan #27) 9780593152416 pb Marc Cameron 11/19/2019
Blood in Eden/(Sister Fidelma Mysteries #30) 9781472238757 ha Peter Tremayne 11/19/2019
Second Sleep/large print 9780593168127 pb Robert Harris 11/19/2019
Plant Paradox Family Cookbook 9780062911834 ha Steven R. Gundry 11/19/2019
Criss Cross/(Alex Cross #27) 9780316526883 ha James Patterson 11/25/2019
Criss Cross/compact discs, unabridged (Alex Cross #27) 9781549120817 tc James Patterson 11/25/2019
Criss Cross/large print (Alex Cross #27) 9780316535649 pb James Patterson 11/25/2019
Under Occupation 9780399592300 ha Alan Furst 11/26/2019
Under Occupation/compact discs, unabridged 9781797101545 tc Alan Furst 11/26/2019
Under Occupation/large print 9781984886958 pb Alan Furst 11/26/2019
Spy 9780399179440 ha Danielle Steel 11/26/2019
Spy/large print 9780593168189 pb Danielle Steel 11/26/2019
Rise of Magicks/(Chronicles of the One Trilogy #3) 9781250123039 ha Nora Roberts 11/26/2019
Rise of Magicks/compact discs, unabridged (Chronicles of the One #3) 9781531834623 tc Nora Roberts 11/26/2019
Scarlet Fever/(Jane Arnold #12) 9780593130001 ha Rita Mae Brown 11/26/2019
Benefit of Hindsight/(Simon Serrailler #10) 9781784742782 ha Susan Hill 11/26/2019

 

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Seasonal Electronic Archives


The Seasonal Electronic PDF Archives section is our way of keeping electronic versions of catalogues available to libraries for the entire season of the catalogue. This section stores all the PDF versions of our electronic trade catalogues together with the links. Seasonal Electronic Archives can be found here

 

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