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Hard Light by Michael Crummey (61)

Here is a world of hard toil and cold weather. The stories are written with stoicism, grim humor, patient endurance and love. The islands seem bare and burnished black. It is hard to believe that the afternoon sun would catch … Continue reading

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Vancouver (60)

This is a wonderful travel guide to travelling in Vancouver.  I have always wanted to go to Vancouver, and not I have a guide for my travels. The guide is a very concise and conclusive summary of all the greatest … Continue reading

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After Many Years L. M. Montgomery (58)

This book is a special collector’s item.  If you are a L. M. Montgomery fan, like I am, this book is a must read and must have in your library. L. M. Montgomery had a thrilling writing career that included … Continue reading

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Speaking Our Truth by Monique Gray Smith (56)

This is a nonfiction junior book about aboriginals.  It is an important book for all kids. We need the next generation to really understand what the aboriginals went through. We need our youth to be part of the journey toward … Continue reading

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Who’s Your City: How the Creative Economy is Making Where to Live the Most Important Decision in Your Life (49)

This is a wonderful book that is as interesting as it is informative. No wonder it was a Globe and Mail Best Book! Richard Florida shows that Canada, its mega-regions, and its urban centres are well positioned in the coming … Continue reading

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Been There a Thousand Years by Mariolina Venezia (48)

This is a story that will transport you to Italy and you may even want to book a trip there in the future and put Italy as a destination for your bucket list.  I know it is on my bucket … Continue reading

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Planet Song by T. K. Bommer (46)

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