Monthly Archives: April 2018

Meditation for Fidgety Skeptics by Dan Harris (155)

This is another great book about meditation and the importance of slowing down and finding the peace even in a few second intervals. Even if we can bring peace to our souls a few times a day, it will transform … Continue reading

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The Last Tree Ingrid Chabbert (154)

This is a wonderful picture book for kids about nature and how trees are sometimes replaced by high-rise buildings.  It is a book that will make the younger reader think and ponder the importance of nature and trees in our … Continue reading

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Threading Light: Explorations in Loss and Poetry by Lorri Neilsen Glenn (153)

For this month’s mini-challenge with the Canadian Book Review Challenge, I picked up 4 books of poetry. It is so nice to delve into a bit of poetry, given that this is the national poetry month.  Thank you Melanie for … Continue reading

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Small Mechanics by Lorna Crozier (152)

For this month’s mini-challenge with the Canadian Book Review Challenge, I picked up 4 books of poetry. It is so nice to delve into a bit of poetry, given that this is the national poetry month.  Thank you Melanie for … Continue reading

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Ossuaries by Dionne Brand (151)

For this month’s mini-challenge with the Canadian Book Review Challenge, I picked up 4 books of poetry. It is so nice to delve into a bit of poetry, given that this is the national poetry month.  Thank you Melanie for … Continue reading

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Totem Poles and Railroads by Janet Rogers (150)

For this month’s mini-challenge with the Canadian Book Review Challenge, I picked up 4 books of poetry. It is so nice to delve into a bit of poetry, given that this is the national poetry month.  Thank you Melanie for … Continue reading

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Montreal and Quebec City (149)

Since I was born in Montreal, this travel guide really tweaked my attention when I saw it on the new book section of my local library. As all travel guides, the reader learns so much. But to think that I … Continue reading

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