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All in Together Girls by Kate Sutherland (210)****

This is an enchanting book by a Canadian author that is relevant to girls and women of all ages. It will transform your idea of how important it is for girls and women to take the time to get together … Continue reading

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The Cold Little Voice by Alison Hughes (208)

We each have a cold negative voice inside our heads telling us all the things that are wrong with us. But many of these things are just plain wrong! Sometimes that cold little voice tells us that we are not … Continue reading

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Whatever Gets You Through By Stacey May Fowles and Jen Sookfong Lee (192)

This is a book about 12 survivors on life after sexual assault. This is a hard topic to write about. But it is hopeful, despite our cultural secretiveness about this topic. Sadly, sexual assault is very prevalent in our society–at … Continue reading

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Lots of Kisses by Lorna Crozier (190)

I was lucky enough to pick up a few picture book for kids by Lorna Crozier.  What a joy it is to read her books. I love this board book for kids. It is colourful and the illustrations are stunning. … Continue reading

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Jan in 35 Pieces By Ian Hampton (159)

This is a mesmerizing memoir in music. If it sounds authentic and original, it is! I have never read a book that was so poetic and wonderful that you want to sing the words to every page! Ian Hampton spent … Continue reading

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The Flame By Leonard Cohen (155)

I just love the music of Leonard Cohen. His poetry is equally mellow and wonderful. His poetry has a depth and sadness that I haven’t seen in a Canadian poet to date. This is a collection of Cohen’s last poems, … Continue reading

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A Captivating Spy-PoliticalThriller

The Pakistan Conspiracy By Francesca Salerno This is a great spy, political thriller. It is story that you will want to read until you get to the last page and last word. You will hang on every word and every … Continue reading

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