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You express yourself best when you create, whether planting dahlias or renovating your kitchen, photographing your hamster or playing electric guitar. You don’t follow a linear thinking process; you embrace happy mistakes; and you’re known for solving problems with unconventional—but effective—approaches. Your ideas have wow factor. They make people stop and think and say “I never thought of it that way.” You love to laugh, live to love (be it golden retrievers, the Canucks or the colour of avocado), and think there’s no better way to learn than learning through play.

Take the quiz again and meet the other Brains.

Recommended Titles

Enjoy these recommendations, selected especially for your Creative Mind by our library staff. Interested in a title? GVPL cardholders can click the book cover to place a hold. Get a library card today.

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For Adults & Teens

Brain Child – Recommendations for Young Creative Minds

Recommended Digital Resource

IndieFlix boasts a wide collection of films from major festivals from around the world, including Sundance, Cannes, Tribeca and more. We think you will love watching these creative indie films.

Embrace indie creativity with IndieFlix

More GVPL Recommendations

Follow GVPL’s Book Love blog for book, music and video recommendations from staff.


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