Category Archives: Author from Ottawa

The Promise of Canada by Charlotte Gray (43)

This is a great book about 150 years of people and ideas that shaped our country. It is an educational book that can be read and re-read for many years to come. On Canada’s 150th celebrations comes a richly rewarding … Continue reading

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The Guardians by Andrew Pyper (34)

I decided in the past few weeks to take out a few books by Andrew Pyper.  So, I will review them here.  This is his newest book. Andrew Pyper is a master storyteller. His stories are scary and involved. One … Continue reading

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Save Your Mind: Seven Rules to Avoid Dementia by Dr. Antoine Hakim (230)

With dementia and Alzheimer’s increasing at a rapid rate in Canada and the US, this book is an important contribution to the health of Canadians. The positive message is that it is possible to avoid dementia if only we follow … Continue reading

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