Category Archives: Acceptance

Get Real: 26 Canadian Women Share the Secrets of Authentic Success by Patricia Lovett-Reid (5)

I love books about successful Canadian women. There is nothing more uplifting than that.  And I always follow Patricia Lovett-Reid even on television every evening when she used to do the business report. But this book is about something different.  … Continue reading

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Small Things by Mel Tregonning (141)

This is a picture book like no other I’ve ever seen.  It is a book about a timely topic given all of the problems that our youngsters are having with anxiety and depression. It is a wordless graphic picture book about a … Continue reading

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When My World Was Very Small by Ruth Rakoff (93)

This is a memoir-type book about the journey that one lady went through when she was diagnosed with breast cancer. It is a book like no other in that you will laugh and cry even while reading the same page. … Continue reading

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The Good Luck of Right Now by Matthew Quick (9)

From Matthew Quick, the New York Times bestselling author of The Silver Linings Playbook, comes The Good Luck of Right Now, a funny and tender story about family, friendship, grief, acceptance, and Richard Gere—an entertaining and inspiring tale that will … Continue reading

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