Author Archives: irenesroth

About irenesroth

I am a freelance and academic writer. I am currently writing a book called `Fearless Freelance Writers`. Please look out for it soon on this blog.

Hat on, Hat off by Theo Heras Illustrated by Renne Benoit (134)

This is another board book for kids that is all about hats. It is super-cute and funny at the same time. Many kids hate to wear hats. However, after reading this book with their parents, perhaps kids of all ages … Continue reading

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Who Can? By Charles Ghigna and Illustrated by Vlasta van Kampen (133)

This is a great board book for kids.  I just loved the title of the book when I saw it on the shelf of my local library and picked it up on the whim. What a wonderful find! The book … Continue reading

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A Carnival of Cats by Charles Ghigna and Illustrated by Kristi Bridgeman (132)

This board book for kids is all about cats.  And I just love cat books because I am a cat lover par excellence. This book illustrated many different cats. Even I had no idea there were so many different kinds! … Continue reading

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The Power of More by Marnie McBean (131)

This is a about how small steps can help you achieve big goals. It is a book about a Canadian woman who has had the courage to win and win big in her life. And she did it one small … Continue reading

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I Hear She’s a Real Bitch by Jen Agg (130)

This is also a book for the Canadian Book Review mini-challenge March.  Thank you Melanie for setting up this challenge.  It moved me to read books that I never would have. The title of this book really struck me the … Continue reading

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Brave: by Rose McGowan (129)

This is a book for this month’s Canadian Book Review Challenge.  It is a book about one woman’s courage in the face of all the inauthenticity of Hollywood’s glam world.  This book is such a testament to how a strong … Continue reading

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Holly Farb and the Princess of the Galaxy by Gareth Wronski (128)

This is a middle grade novel that was written by a Stratford author.  I just love showcasing authors who are right here in the small southwestern Ontario town that I live in! The book tells of a story of a titular … Continue reading

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