Category Archives: Author from Ontario

Adrift at Sea by Marsha Forchuk Skrypunch (12)

This is a picture book about a Vietnamese boy’s story of survival. It is a picture book like no other that I have read. It is meant to show children what refugees go through to come to a new home … Continue reading

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Bellevue Square by Michael Redhill (10)

This is a book by an award-winning and bestselling author. This story is a darkly comic literary thriller about a woman who fears for her sanity–and then her life when she learns that her Doppelganger has appeared in a local … Continue reading

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In the Black by B. Denham Jolly (7)

This is a story about getting your own voice in a community. It is a book with breath and depth that will make you think and that will lift you up and inspire you to be your best. From Hanover … Continue reading

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Stumbling Giants: Transforming Canada’s Banks for the Information Age by Patricia Meredith and James L. Darroch (182)

Canada’s big six banks weathered the 2008 financial crisis very well. Their adherence to tried and tested twentieth-century products and services made them a safe harbour in the financial storm. However, as the modern global information economy continues to develop, … Continue reading

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Paddling the Grand River by Jamie Kent (179)

Renowned for its recreational paddling opportunities, water quality, cultural heritage and fishing, the Grand River offers paddling trips for both novice and experienced paddlers. This guide follows the Grand from Belwood Lake just upriver of Fergus, past Kitchener-Waterloo through Cambridge, … Continue reading

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Summer Days, Starry Nights by Vikki VanSickle (178)

This is a wonderful story about summer too.  Little did I think I would have it ready to review.  But I just finished it! Reenie loves everything about her family’s summer resort but even she has to admit that things … Continue reading

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The Productivity Project by Chris Bailey (177)

This is a book about how to accomplish more by managing your time, attention and energy. It is a book for all of us because of the quick-paced world that we live in. This is a topic that concerns all … Continue reading

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