Daily Archives: November 25, 2016

A World we Have Lost by Bill Waiser (108)

This book examines the early history of Saskatchewan through an aboriginal and environmental approach. First Nations and mixed-descent peoples played a leading role in the history of Saskatchewan as did its land and climate. Saskatchewan has remained an aboriginal territory, … Continue reading

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The Chinese Violin by Madeleine Thien (107)

This is a wonderful book about immigrants feel when they come into a new country to make a forever home. There is so much planning and turmoil that a family experiences. When Lin Lin and her father immigrated to Canada … Continue reading

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Learning about Earning by Rachel Eagen (106)

This book answers a lot of questions about money such as how much we should give to charity, what we should save, what we should buy and so on. Eagen divides our money choices into three categories: spend, save and … Continue reading

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