Daily Archives: August 16, 2016

Canadian Olympic Diary (38)

This is a wonderful book about a Day-to-Day Account of the 2010 Winter Games. It was a great Olympic experience for many of the athletes and for the people, like myself, who were honored to watch them on the television. … Continue reading

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Inward Journey (36)

This nonfiction book is a wonderful portrayal of one person’s inner journey through the use of art.  It is a wonderfully moving collage of paintings that made Lawren Harris. Lawren Harris (1885-1970) is among the most iconic of Canadian artists. … Continue reading

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The Outside Circle (37)

This is a graphic novel with serious overtones and themes. It is a book that will be enjoyed by readers who have to face a lot of harsh realities with drug use and addiction. It is a book that is … Continue reading

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Weight (35)

This is another Jeanette Winterson’s book!  It was just as great a read as the other books that I read by her this month. This is a novel with an Olympian theme. After the rebellion against the Olympians, Atlas, the … Continue reading

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