Hey Book Lover, What’s Your Sign?

October 5, 2020

Every month we share picks based on your Horoscope!

Thanks to the amazing team at the Sooke branch for researching this each month!

Scorpio there may be good times ahead for you–financially speaking.

Future: The Starr Sting Scale / C. S. O’Cinneide | Things might get a little rough, but hopefully we will end the month slightly better than we began

Fortune: Wicked bugs: the louse that conquered Napoleon’s army & other diabolical insects / Amy Stewart | Small actions can have big impacts – pay attention and it might pay dividends

Love: The Forgotten Letters of Esther Durrant / Kayte Nunn | Discovering tender letters can recontextualize the stories we tell ourselves about love

Lucky Number: Your lucky number is 1960.

Libras, it’s all about giving those around you a second chance.

Future: Gardening Vertically: 24 ideas for creating your own green walls/ Noemie Vialard and Melanie Vialard| Finding ways to make this month more green will give hope for a sustainable future.

Fortune: Life in Balance / Donna Hay | Proceed carefully and work with what you have to find your fortune.

Love: Landline / Rainbow Rowell | If you’re stuck in a romantic rut, make way for second chances at love.

Lucky Number: Your Lucky number today is 10

Virgos, take the plunge, don’t think twice, and embark on a spontaneous journey of prose.

Future: How to Fix Anything: Essential Home Repairs Anyone Can Do / Popular Mechanics |  If you can’t leave, it’s worth making sure where you are is in great shape!

Fortune: All Creatures Great and Small / Bill Sellars | These aren’t easy times – accepting and supporting the people around us can help us all make it through

Love: Solo: the Joy of Cooking for One / Signe Johansen | It’s okay to make sure you’re okay before looking after everyone else. Give yourself permission to take a little space.

Lucky Number: 10


This August, being a Leo is a wonderful feline, know what we mane?

Leo: Those who are born from approximately July 23 to August 22.

FutureThe Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe​ / C.S. Lewis | Seek adventure this month, don’t be afraid to look into wardrobes to find it.

Fortune: Pride of Baghdad​ / Brian K. Vaughan | Terrible circumstance offer strange opportunities.

LoveBorn Free: the full story  / Joy Adamson | Remember, if you love someone, it’s often best to set them free.​

Lucky Number: Your lucky number this month is Three


This July, there’s nothing crabby in Cancer’s literary stars.

Cancer: Those who are born from approximately June 22 to July 22 are born under Cancer.

Future: Transhuman / Ben Bova | This month, you may face unique challenges with unintended consequences.

Fortune: Crab: 50 recipes with the fresh taste of the sea / Cynthia Nims | Summer is a great time to explore and try something new. Take some time this month to think of all the great things you can make of yourself!

Love: Meet Cute / Helena Hunting | Love is in the air! Chance encounters prove a helpful time for self-reflection.

Lucky Number: Your Lucky number for the month is Seven