Category Archives: Author from Winnipeg

The Secret Path by Gord Downie and Jeff Lemire (240)

I decided to end this year by reviewing a few graphic novels. It is all in the name of fun. And rounding up this year is hard to do. So, I will end all my many book reviews with these … Continue reading

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In the Light of the Moon and Other Bedtime Stories by Sam McBratney (200)

I have one more picture book that I would like to review before the deadline! This is a super-cute picture book for kids of all ages.  It is an award-winning author too!  How cool! This book has literally been written … Continue reading

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The Opening Sky by Joan Thomas (186)

This story is a wonderful compilation of master story telling with vivid paradoxes which lie at the heart of a family. It is a story that all of us will be to relate to in some way. Liz, Aiden, and … Continue reading

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Buddy and Earl and the Great Big Baby by Maureen Fergus (158)

This is a wonderful picture book for kids that is at once enjoyable as it is funny. It will be a book that kids of all ages will want to turn to often. This is the third book in the … Continue reading

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Buddy and Earl go Exploring by Maureen Fergus (157)

This is a wonderful picture book for kids that is at once enjoyable as it is funny. It will be a book that kids of all ages will want to turn to often. This is the second book in the … Continue reading

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Buddy and Earl by Maureen Fergus (156)

This is a wonderful picture book for kids that is at once enjoyable as it is funny. It will be a book that kids of all ages will want to turn to often. This is the first book in the … Continue reading

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North End Love Songs by Katherena Vermette (142)

I just love a book of poems! I picked up this book quite unexpectedly too over the Christmas Holiday. I just loved the cover. It was quite ambiguous and interesting. For Katherena Vermette, Winnipeg’s North End where she lives is … Continue reading

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