Wendy R.

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Wendy R.

My Librarian Wendy R.

“It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.” 
- Oscar Wilde

I love to read, and I spend a lot of time doing it - so I want my books to be entertaining.  I love books that make me laugh (or cry) or catch me by surprise.   I especially like books that make me think. While I prefer to read hard copy books, I enjoy listening to audiobooks as well, especially when I'm on a long drive, or in the wee hours of the night when I can't sleep.  
With our Belleville Library card we have access to thousands of titles, so if you need help finding one that is NOT in our collection, ask me about electronic books or Interlibrary Loans!

Book Lists

Mystery/Crime Series

Book title: A Foreign Affair by Caro Peacock Book title: Dead of Winter by Peter Kirby Book title: Still Life by Louise Penny Book title: The Anatomist's Wife by Anna Lee Huber Book title: The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith

Historic Fiction

Book title Circling the Sun by Paula McLain Book title All the Light we Cannot See by Anthony Doerr book title Portrait of an Unknown Woman by Vanora Bennett Book title The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd Book title Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks

Highly Recommended 

Book title: A Recipe for Bees by Gail Anderson-Dargatz Book title: Nutshell by Ian McEwan Book title: The Wonder by Emma Donoghue Book title The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells by Andrew Sean Greer Book title:  Mr. Rosenblum Dreams in English by Natasha Solomons

Canadian Authors

Book title: A Great Reckoning by Louise Penny. Book title: Deafening by Frances Itani Book title: Stories From the Vinyl Cafe by Stuart McLean Book title: The Orenda by Joseph Boyden Book title: What's Bred in the Bone by Robertson Davies

Past Lists

Various Book Lists