Book Review: The Appetites of Girls by Pamela Moses Audiobook Review

Title: The Appetites of Girls (Audiobook) Author: Pamela Moses My Rating: ♥♥1/2 Francesca, Ruth, Opal and Setsu. These four girls couldn’t really be any more different from each other, yet they are thrown together as suite […]

Book Review: The Exclusives by Rebecca Thornton

Title: The Exclusives Author: Rebecca Thornton My Rating: ♥♥♥♥ My partner recently read The Exclusives and recommended it to me. She couldn’t put it down, and I found that I couldn’t either once I got […]

Book Review: The Dark Net by Jamie Bartlett

Title: The Dark Net: Inside the Digital World Author: Jamie Bartlett My Rating: ♥♥♥ I heard about The Dark Net in a podcast I was listening to about the horrible things that people get up to […]

Book Review: Wenjack by Joseph Boyden

Title: Wenjack Author: Joseph Boyden My Rating: ♥♥♥♥ Stories about Indigenous Canadians have been my flavour of the month. I started out with Secret Path by Gord Downie and Jeff Lemire, and continued with The Reason […]

Book Review: The Break by Katherena Vermette

Title: The Break Author: Katherena Vermette My Rating: ♥♥♥♥♥ I hope this book wins Canada Reads 2017. There you go. Out of all of the 6 or 7 longlist and shortlisted books I’ve read so […]

Book Review: One Hour in Paris by Karyn L. Freedman

Title: One Hour in Paris: a True Story of Rape and Recovery Author: Karyn L. Freedman My Rating: ♥♥♥♥ This book is one of the 8 that I picked from the Canada Reads 2017 longlist. […]

Book Review: The Reason You Walk by Wab Kinew

Title: The Reason You Walk Author: Wab Kinew My Rating: ♥♥♥ I read The Reason You Walk to discuss at my monthly bookclub. We choose two books per month, and this month it was this […]

Book Review: Waiting for First Light by Roméo Dallaire

Title: Waiting for First Light Author: Roméo Dallaire My Rating: ♥♥♥♥ This is the fourth book that I have read from the CBC Canada Reads 2017 Longlist, and probably the first one that I can […]

Book Review: Quantum Night by Robert J. Sawyer

Title: Quantum Night Author: Robert J. Sawyer My Rating: ♥♥♥♥ I picked this book from the Canada Reads 2017 longlist for a couple of reasons. First, I thought I had never read anything by Robert […]

Book Review: Knucklehead by Matt Lennox

Title: Knucklehead Author: Matt Lennox My Rating: ♥♥♥♥ I’ll admit I was skeptical when I started this book. It’s the second out of my eight picks from the Canada Reads 2017 longlist. The first one […]