Category Archives: Publisher that has distribution in Canada

The Purple Swamp Hen by Penolope Lively (17)

This is a book of short stories that will keep the reader reading and transfixed to the pages of the book. I just loved these stories and will be reading and rereading them. In such acclaimed novels as The Photograph, … Continue reading

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The Best Kind of People by Zoe Whittall (179)

This is a story that will make you pause and say, what?  But then, after the initial surprise, you agree with the story line that anyone is probably capable of unthinkable acts in a moment of insanity! George Woodbury is … Continue reading

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The Case Against Sugar by Gary Taubes (152)

A brand new month and a brand new review!  How nice.  And it is a nonfiction book that I loved reading. It is about how sugar is harming us and how it has become the new health threat. This book … Continue reading

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The Idiot’s Brain by Dean Burnett (151)

This a great read for anyone who is interested in neuroscience or how the brain works. Our brain is very complicated and it is very simplistic in places too. Dr. Dean Burnett dispels all the mysteries of the brain in … Continue reading

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This can be Beautiful by Tiffany Pratt (109)

This is a book that is so full of colour, your eyes will keep turning the page until you are finished reading the book and looking at all of the photographs. This book is like no other I ever read. … Continue reading

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The Debt to Pleasure (87)

This  a memoir that I truly love because it relates the story of his life through his most basic and sublime of human passions: food! John Lanchester is an Englishman of indeterminate age whose spiritual home has always been France. … Continue reading

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End Emotional Eating (70)

This book by Jennifer L. Taitz is a wonderful and concise exploration about how to cope with difficult emotions and develop a healthy relationship with food. This book really filled in a gap in my knowledge base about healthy eating. … Continue reading

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