Category Archives: Author from Edmonton

The Road Past Altamont by Gabrielle Roy (40)

This is the third and last book I recently read by Gabrielle Roy.  So, I will review it to complete my month’s of books reviewed. In this highly acclaimed story, Roy creates the unforgettable characters of Christine and her vibrant, … Continue reading

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Where Nests the Water Hen Gabrielle Roy (39)

This is another great book by Gabrielle Roy.  I took out a few from the library. And I have enjoyed reading all of them.  What a wonderful writer she is! This story is as pure as the lives of the … Continue reading

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When the Bubble Bursts: Surviving the Canadian Real Estate Crash by Hilliard MacBeth (181)

Over the last two decades, Canadians have become convinced that real estate is the safe haven instrument. This widely held belief and obsession with real estate has led millions of Canadians to take on massive amounts of debt — tripling … Continue reading

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