Daily Archives: June 17, 2019

Out on the Prairie by Cora Taylor (193)

I read this book a while ago, but finally got the chance to review it here. It has been a year of ups and downs for me with the Canadian Book Review Challenge. I usually am not fond of counting … Continue reading

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Whatever Gets You Through By Stacey May Fowles and Jen Sookfong Lee (192)

This is a book about 12 survivors on life after sexual assault. This is a hard topic to write about. But it is hopeful, despite our cultural secretiveness about this topic. Sadly, sexual assault is very prevalent in our society–at … Continue reading

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Follow that Bee by Scott Ritchie (191)

This is a wonderful book for kids about bees. And given that our bee population is dwindling, its important for us to learn about bees and how wonderful they are so that we can preserve them as much as possible. … Continue reading

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Lots of Kisses by Lorna Crozier (190)

I was lucky enough to pick up a few picture book for kids by Lorna Crozier.  What a joy it is to read her books. I love this board book for kids. It is colourful and the illustrations are stunning. … Continue reading

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So Many Babies by Lorna Crozier (189)

This is a great picture book for kids that I picked up by one of my favourite poets.  Lorna Crozier is a wonderful writer, like no other that I have read when it comes to saying things through poetry. Her … Continue reading

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