Category Archives: Author from Montreal

Conspiracy of Hope by Renee Pellerin (83)

This book is a must-read for all women over the age of 50 who are participating in mammograms. It is a book that will make you aware of all the dangers of conventional mammograms and how you can protect yourself … Continue reading

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Aging Backwards: 10 years younger, 10 years lighter by Miranda Esmonde-White (46)

This is a book that all women can benefit from. The author offers exercises and mindsets that can help all women to be their best at any age. This book is so important that I will make it part of … Continue reading

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Suzanne by Anais Barbeau-Lavalette (33)

This is another book that fits into this month’s challenge for the Canadian book Review Challenge.  It was translated by Rhonda Mullins. This is a great story for all women, and a must-read. The book is written in a unique … Continue reading

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Vi by Kim Thuy (4)

Here is another wonderful book by Kim Thuy!  She is become one of the most cherished writers I have ever read!  And she is from Montreal, where I was born and raised. Vi is a role model for all teen … Continue reading

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Man by Kim Thuy (3)

Well, I am starting my journey across Canada for the Canadian Book Review challenge.  I will start with Montreal. I love Kim Thuy.  I have read other books by her before and I am always impressed by how unique her … Continue reading

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Matters of Life and Death by Andre Picard (127)

One of our biggest and most pressing health issues now is euthanasia and physician assisted death.  It is now legal under certain circumstances for physicians to end the life of their patients if they patient falls into a particular set … Continue reading

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Louis St. Laurent by J.W. Pickersgill (126)

This is a book about a great Canadian, Louis St. Laurent! I just love books about Canadian politics. Under St. Laurent’s government, confederation was completed and three major construction projects, the St. Lawrence Seaway, The Trans-Canada Highway, and a transcontinental … Continue reading

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