Category Archives: Rating: 5+ Stars

The Power of Smarter, Faster, Better (116)

The Power of Smarter, Faster, Better is an important book for everyone who is interested in what it takes to be the most productive person that we can be in all areas of life. Motivation is a popular topic in … Continue reading

Posted in Creativity, Educational book, Empowerment, Excellence, Nonfiction, Publisher that has distribution in Canada, Rating: 5+ Stars | Leave a comment

Stratford: Around and About by Ellen Stafford (107)

This is a wonderful book about how Stratford became what it is today. The book is a classic in many ways, published by a small bookstore in Stratford. I never tire of hearing how Stratford became what it is today.  … Continue reading

Posted in Author from Stratford Ontario, Creativity, Culture in Canada, Educational book, Empowerment, History, Nonfiction, Rating: 5+ Stars | Leave a comment

Inner Beauty by Xiaolan Zhao (93)

This book is a must-read for all women who believe that beauty can be fostered from the outside. This books shows that beauty can only be developed from the inside out. There is no lotion or potion that can help … Continue reading

Posted in Aging, Aging with Grace, Author from Ontario, Book Review, Canadian Doctor, Empowerment, Health, Nonfiction, Rating: 5+ Stars, Toronto-Based Doctor, Traditional Chinese Medicine Doctor | Leave a comment

OMG! (83)

OMG! How Children See God By Monica Parker This is a great book for kids about a very important topic: God! It is a book that can be read by kids of all ages and young tweens as well. It … Continue reading

Posted in Authors from Quebec, Book Review, Canada, Culture in Canada, Educational book, Empowerment, Nonfiction, Quebec, Rating: 5+ Stars, Religious book | Leave a comment

Oscar Peterson (59)

This is my last review for November’s mini-challenge with the Book Mine Set. I have really enjoy reading about Oscar just as much as about Justin Bieber and the other few that I read this month! Alex Barris does a … Continue reading

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Where I belong: Small Town to Great Sea (58)

Alan Doyle is a Canadian musician and actor. He is best known as a lead singer in the Canadian Folk-Rock band Great Big Sea. In 2012, Doyle released his first solo album, Boy on Bridge. It made the top twenty … Continue reading

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Holocaust Survivors in Canada (52)

This month, before I got onto the Canadian Book Review Challenge, I thought I would do some scientific and historical reading. And this book is in the same domain as the previous two that I reviewed. This book is sad … Continue reading

Posted in A Book for Nature Lovers, A scholarly book, Academic book, book about social justice, Culture in Canada, Educational book, Empowerment, History, Nonfiction, Rating: 5+ Stars | Leave a comment