Library Closure

Valued patrons and community members; Caring for the health and well-being of staff and library patrons is very important to Chinook libraries. Therefore, in order to assist with efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19, we are closing all branches as of March 16th. Libraries across the province are waiving late fines during this period. A variety of online services, including the province-wide Library2go collection of e-books and e-audiobooks, are available to patrons. Please contact Chinook HQ with concerns or questions at 1-306-773-3186, Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm.

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Educated : a memoir —Westover, Tara, author.
Book
2018
14 available of 128 items

"Tara Westover was seventeen the first time she set foot in a classroom. Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, she prepared for the end of the world by stockpiling home-canned peaches and sleeping with her "hea...

From the ashes : my story of being Métis, homeless, and finding my way —Thistle, Jesse, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 60 items

"From the Ashes is a remarkable memoir about hope and resilience, and a revelatory look into the life of a Métis-Cree man who refused to give up. Abandoned by his parents as a toddler, Jesse Thistle briefly found himsel...

Me —John, Elton, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 54 items

In his first and only official autobiography, music icon Elton John reveals the truth about his extraordinary life, which is also the subject of the upcoming film 'Rocketman'. The result is 'Me' - the joyously funny, hon...

Finding Chika : a little girl, an earthquake, and the making of a family —Albom, Mitch, 1958- author.
Book
2019
11 available of 43 items

Mitch Albom returns to non-fiction for the first time in more than a decade in this memoir that celebrates Chika, a young Haitian orphan whose short life would forever change his heart.

Inside out : a memoir —Moore, Demi, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 40 items

"Even as Demi was becoming the highest paid actress in Hollywood, however, she was always outrunning her past, just one step ahead of the doubts and insecurities that defined her childhood. Throughout her rise to fame an...

Daughter of Family G : a memoir of cancer genes, love and fate. —McKay, Ami, 1968- author.
Book
2019
5 available of 39 items

"Weaving together family history, genetic discovery, and scenes from her life, Ami McKay tells the compelling, true-science story of her own family's unsettling legacy of hereditary cancer while exploring the challenges ...

Home work : a memoir of my Hollywood years —Andrews, Julie, author.
Book
2019
12 available of 35 items

In this follow-up to her memoir, 'Home', Julie Andrews shares reflections on her astonishing career, including such classics as 'Mary Poppins', 'The Sound of Music', and 'Victor/Victoria'. Co-written with her daughter, E...

The glass castle : a memoir —Walls, Jeannette, author.
Book
2006
64 available of 83 items

The Glass Castle is a remarkable memoir of resilience and redemption, and a revelatory look into a family at once deeply dysfunctional and uniquely vibrant. When sober, Jeannette's brilliant and charismatic father captur...

The billionaire murders : the mysterious deaths of Barry and Honey Sherman —Donovan, Kevin, 1962- author.
Book
2019
9 available of 32 items

Billionaires, philanthropists, socialites ... victims. Barry and Honey Sherman appeared to lead charmed lives. But the world was shocked in late 2017 when their bodies were found in a bizarre tableau in their elegant Tor...

Know my name : a memoir —Miller, Chanel, author.
Book
2019
3 available of 29 items

"She was know to the world as Emily Doe when she stunned millions with a letter. Brock Turner had been sentenced to just six months in county jail after he was found sexually assaulting her on Stanford's campus. Her vict...

Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood —Noah, Trevor, 1984- author.
Book
2016
23 available of 60 items

"One of the comedy world's fastest-rising stars tells his wild coming of age story during the twilight of apartheid in South Africa and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed. Noah provides something deeper than tr...

Feeding my mother : comfort and laughter in the kitchen as my mom lives with memory loss —Arden, Jann, author.
Book
2017
46 available of 65 items

"Based on her hugely popular Facebook posts and Instagram photos, Feeding My Mother is a frank, funny, inspirational and piercingly honest account of the transformation in Jann Arden's life that has turned her into the p...

Truth be told : my journey through life and the law —McLachlin, Beverley, 1943- author.
Book
2019
12 available of 29 items

"Former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, Beverley McLachlin, offers an intimate and revealing look at her life and shares her insights into the most pressing legal and social questions we face today. As a yo...

Love lives here : a story of thriving in a transgender family —Jetté Knox, Amanda, author.
Book
2019
6 available of 23 items

"All Amanda Jetté Knox ever wanted was to enjoy a stable life. She never knew her biological father, and while her mother and stepfather were loving parents, the situation was sometimes chaotic. At school, she was bulli...

Maybe you should talk to someone : a therapist, HER therapist, and our lives revealed —Gottlieb, Lori, author.
Book
2019
1 available of 18 items

"From a New York Times best-selling author, psychotherapist, and national advice columnist, a hilarious, thought-provoking, and surprising new book that takes us behind the scenes of a therapist's world--where her patien...

I know why the caged bird sings —Angelou, Maya, author.
Book
2015
55 available of 74 items

Wild game : my mother, her lover, and me —Brodeur, Adrienne, author.
Book
2019
18 available of 27 items

"A daughter's tale of living in the thrall of her magnetic, complicated mother, and the chilling consequences of her complicity"-- Provided by publisher.

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