Category Archives: Author from Toronto

Who Will Cry When you Die by Robin S. Sharma (183)

This a book that is full of life lessons on how to live in our fast-paced world. I have reviewed all of Sharma’s books and loved every one of them. I even have some on my home shelf. Many of … Continue reading

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The Greatest Athlete by Mark Hebscher (172)

This is an interesting book about Canada’s first Olympic Gold Medalist, and much more. There are more lessons embedded in these pages that I can mention in a short blog post such as this. When the author asked himself a … Continue reading

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The Time has Come by Michael Kaufman (157)

When I saw this book on my new book shelf at my local library, I knew I had to read this book!  And I am SO glad that I did. Gender equality is so hard to come by for women … Continue reading

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Be With by Mike Barnes (150)

This is an honest, raw look at how it feels to take care of someone close to you who has dementia. There are places of sadness in this book. But there is always the triumph of the writer who dared … Continue reading

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Destination Space: Living on Other Planets By Dr. Dave Williams (149)

There is so much that is interesting in our solar system. This wonderful informative, clear and illustrative book helps us understand how vast and wonderful our planets are. This book is written by Dr. Dave who knows the planets first-hand. … Continue reading

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Eat This! By Andrea Curtis (148)

This is a very informative book about how we are brainwashed into eating junk food daily. The book has many side-bars with mind-blowing facts that will make most readers pause and reflect. For instance, I had no idea that forth-five … Continue reading

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Women Talking by Miriam Toews (146)

I am blown away by the breath, depth, and marvelous stories of Canadian writers. And this book by Miriam Toews is no exception. She writes with wit and warmth. She also acutely demonstrates the role of humor when rendering the … Continue reading

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