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Loan Stars: Librarians pick their favourite upcoming October titles

Shoe on the roof, FergusonEach 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.

  • The Shoe on the Roof, Will Ferguson (Simon & Schuster Canada)
  • Sleeping in the Ground, Peter Robinson (McClelland & Stewart)
  • In the Midst of Winter, Isabel Allende (Atria Books/S&S Canada)
  • Rose & Poe, Jack Todd (ECW Press)
  • Uncommon Type: Some Stories, Tom Hanks (Knopf Canada)
  • The Rules of Magic, Alice Hoffman (Simon & Schuster)
  • Seven Days of Us, Francesca Hornak (Berkley/PRHC)
  • Manhattan Beach, Jennifer Egan (Scribner/S&S Canada)
  • The Power, Naomi Alderman (Little, Brown and Company/Hachette Book Group Canada)
  • Has the World Ended Yet? Peter Darbyshire (Wolsak & Wynn Publishers)

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