Monthly Archives: June 2012

Reflections on the Canadian Book Review Challenge for 2011-2012

Hello Fellow Canadian Readers! As I get ready to end this year’s Canadian Book Review Challenge, I can’t help but think about all the enjoyment that I had from reading and posting my reviews. What a great experience this has … Continue reading

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Book #51 Read and Reviewed for the Canadian Book Review Challenge

This is a great book about the writing life. Being a freelance writer myself, I can empathize with Betty Jane Wylie’s message. We do have a smaller market than the US here in Canada. Canadian publishers are very selective as … Continue reading

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#50 Book Review for Canadian Book Review Challenge

We live in a greedy time. We over-consume and overspend. We work 60 or more hours a week to support our every growing lifestyle and we feel tired and exhausted all the time. Many of us are getting ill because … Continue reading

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Book #49 Review for Canadian Book Review Challenge

This is the second book in the Apple Cider Series. I really love this book, just as much as I loved the previous one. It is inspiring and stimulating. It’ll encourage you to be your best and try new things … Continue reading

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Book 48 of the Canadian Book Review Challenge

Opening the Island Anne Compton This is a wonderful book of poems about Prince Edward Island. Anne’s poems are imaginative and breathtaking. She uses syntax to describe the majestic nature of the islands on the East Coast. The reader will … Continue reading

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Book #47 of the Canadian Book Review Challenge

Cheap Thrills Montreal Great Montreal Meals for Under $15.00 Nancy Marrelli and Simon Dardick This is a wonderful book about all the wonderful restaurants in Montreal that are cheap and affordable. It can be challenging to find restaurants in Montreal … Continue reading

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Book 46 to be reviewed for Canadian Book Review Challenge

Deepwater Vee Melanie Siebert This is a wonderful poetry book by a writer from Saskatchewan. The book is about two remote rivers in Saskatchewan, the Athabaska and the North Saskatchewan. The poems presented in this book are sometimes vibrant and … Continue reading

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