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Loan Stars: Librarians pick their favourite upcoming October titles

Each month, Canadian library staff vote for their favourite upcoming books, via BookNet Canada’s Loan Stars readers-advisory program and the Canadian Urban Libraries Council.

  • Half Spent Was the Night: A Witches Yuletide, Ami McKay (Knopf Canada)
  • Trickster Drift, Eden Robinson (Knopf Canada)
  • A Spark of Light, Jodi Picoult (Random House Canada)
  • The Deal of a Lifetime and Other Stories, Fredrik Backman (Simon & Schuster Canada)
  • The Witch Elm, Tana French (Viking)
  • The Clockmaker’s Daughter, Kate Morton (Atria Books/S&S Canada)
  • Moon of the Crusted Snow, Waubgeshig Rice (ECW Press)
  • An Easy Death, Charlaine Harris (Saga Press/S&S Canada)
  • The Proposal, Jasmine Guillory (Berkley Books/PRHC)
  • Tilly and the Crazy Eights, Monique Gray Smith (Second Story Press)

Visit LoanStars.ca for more great book recommendations and information about how publishers and library staff can get involved.