Monthly Archives: July 2019

Rare Moments in Time by Rob Burtt (15)

This will be the last book I review for the Canadian Book Review Challenge.  And what a book to round out my month! This is a story a bout First Nations People, and early European settlers, the rich and powerful, … Continue reading

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Love and Courage by Jagmeet Singh (14)

This is a wonderful memoir about our new NDP leader in Canada. He will run in the fall election of 2019. I knew nothing about this wonderful member of the NDP party until I saw this book and picked it … Continue reading

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We The Champs: The Toronto Raptors by Alex Wong and Sean Woodley (13)

I was wondering how long it would take for a book to be written about the BIG win of the Toronto Raptors!  Not long, I guess! I was hoping that this would be their year to shine as world champs. … Continue reading

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Unforgettable Canada by George Fischer and Noel Hudson (12)

This book showcases 125 must-see destinations across Canada. It is a book that a traveler will find appealing as she sets her sight to plan trips right across Canada, and especially the northern parts of this wonderful country of ours. … Continue reading

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Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life by Karen Armstrong (11)

I love books that leave us a hope that we can all make this world a better place. And Karen Armstrong believes that we can make the world a better place through gestures of compassion. Our world doesn’t have a … Continue reading

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Awaken Your Inner Hero by Tammy Vallieres, Jen Fitzpatrick, Susan Howson (10)

This is a wonderfully inspiring book about the heroes within our midst. We have to teach our kids that they too can become heroes, by doing simple acts that will make our world a much more compassionate place. Life is … Continue reading

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Heroes In Our Midst by Robin Mednick and Wendy Thomas (9)

This book is a wonderful reflection on all the Canadian athletic heroes in our midst. Robin Mednick had plenty of time to think about the athletes on her way to the Olympic Games in Sydney Australia. She went as the … Continue reading

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