Category Archives: Nonfiction

Canada’s World Wonders by Ron Brown (70)

This is a wonderful book about all the parks and stone sculptures in Canada.  What a GREAT country this is!! Canada is blessed to have many natural and historical features that resonate around the world. While not all will have … Continue reading

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The Book of Blessence by Ione Grover (24)

I decided to read a few books by Ione Grover.  She is such a wonderful writer. I just am transfixed by her style and depth. And this book is no exception. This is a book of poems. She has never … Continue reading

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Seven Fallen Feathers: Racism, Death, and Hard Truths in a Northern City By Tanya Talaga (22)

The indigenous people have a really difficult time lately with children disappearing and being murdered. This situation has hit a crisis point lately.  Therefore, this book is very important for our times, especially we who are outside of the indigenous … Continue reading

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We Generation: Raising Socially Responsible Kids by Michael Ungar (21)

This is an important book for our time, given that we are having so many difficulties with our youth with depression and other suicide.  It is important for all of us to get a handle on how we can help … Continue reading

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A Recipe for an Extraordinary Life by Emilio Jose Garcia and Samantha Kristoferson (19)

This is a wonderful book about organization, minimalism and self-care.  It is a book like no other by authors from the Waterloo, Ontario region. It is a must-read in our culture of overconsumption and over-busyness. So many of us are … Continue reading

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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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Heal Your Drained Brain by Dr. Mike Dow (2)

This is a book about how to relieve anxiety, combat insomnia, and balance your brain in just 14 days!  It is a book that will change your life. I just love books like this because given our quick-paced world that … Continue reading

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