Indigenous Reads


September 30 is Canada’s first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, a day to reflect on the history and ongoing legacy of Residential Schools. The BWG Library has put together a reading list of books of Indigenous stories by Indigenous authors sharing their stories.


Download our National Day of Truth and Reconciliation reading list here.


Psychological Thriller Hotlist


We've gathered together all the hottest psychological thrillers to be published in the next few months, along with some recommendations from earlier this year.


If you like your stories dark and twisty, with unreliable narrators and lots of surprises, this is the list for you. Click on any title to go through to our catalog.



For those on the path to anti-racism, equity and justice, here are some book recommendations for Adults, Teens, and Kids.


Click here to access our list, and select any book cover to go directly to our catalogue.

2SLGBTQ+ Reads


Encompassing both fiction and nonfiction titles, these lists are here to educate, enlighted and encourage!


Click here to download the Kids PRIDE List


Click here to download the Teen PRIDE List


Click here to download the Adults PRIDE List



Click here for a list of novels in all genres, written by authors of different backgrounds and communities, about characters who share these identities.

Reese Witherspoon Book Club


Actress and producer Reese Witherspoon is an avid reader. She often options the books she reads for future film projects.


Click here to check out some of the books she's been reading and recommending on social media.

Hot Summer Reads



Hot Summer Reads are the Library's collection of new books that have had great reviews or lots of buzz and are just in time for summer.


This year, the book experts on our Reader's Advisory team have hand picked 49 Hot Summer Reads available in various formats (Books and Audiobooks, as well as eBooks and eAudiobooks) and they are available to reserve or borrow at the Library and on Libby and Overdrive.


Click here to download the Hot Summer Reads list

Read with Jenna


TV host Jenna Bush Hager recommends a new book every month. "No matter what, you have to have a great, compulsively readable plot." explains Hager. "Something where you cannot wait to figure out what's going to happen."


Click here to see all her reading suggestions.

Seasonal Stories


Looking for some great seasonal reads for the winter? Add some titles to your winter reading with our popular booklist.


Click here for our latest list of seasonal stories, including tales of romance, mystery and fantasy.