The Coffee Booktag

I found this book tag on Bookerly's Youtube Channel and thought it would make an interesting blog post 😉  Book tags are a fun thing where we categorize books based on creative questions or topics. Questions 1. Black- name a series that is tough to get into but has hardcore fans. I know there are … Continue reading The Coffee Booktag

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The Stonekeeper (Amulet Book 1) #spoilerfreebookreview

The Stonekeeper, graphic novel by Kazu Kibuishi, has a great story, beautiful illustrations, and fantastic characters. It's the first book of the Amulet series, which has seven books so far, and apparently the author is working on book eight and nine. This series is great for about eight years old and up - there are … Continue reading The Stonekeeper (Amulet Book 1) #spoilerfreebookreview

Furthermore by @TaherehMafi #SpoilerFreeBookReview

Furthermore is an imaginative Middle Grade Fantasy novel written by Tahereh Maf, New York Times and USA Today best selling author. The whimsical words, character and environment descriptions all helped to build an amazing world that would host the story of Alice, a twelve year old colourless girl in a colour-filled world. Like many of … Continue reading Furthermore by @TaherehMafi #SpoilerFreeBookReview

This Savage Song #spoilerfreebookreview #borrowathon

This Savage Song, published in 2016, written by Victoria Schwab, New York Times Bestselling Author, was my choice for the "recommended to me" challenge for Borrowathon. It's been twelve years since The Phenomenon - when something strange started happening; if someone did a bad thing their shadow would take on a life of it's own, … Continue reading This Savage Song #spoilerfreebookreview #borrowathon

Shooting Creek and Other Stories #spoilerfreebookreview

Shooting Creek and Other Stories is a somber collection of dark, twisted short stories by Scott Loring Sanders. Shooting Creek contains fictional, yet authentic, stories of people trying to solve problems, no matter what the consequences may be. Dead-beat dads and kick-ass women doing bad, money-motivated things.  "Frank's Beach", a story of a man who … Continue reading Shooting Creek and Other Stories #spoilerfreebookreview

Deep Undercover: My Secret Life and Tangled Allegiance As a KGB Spy in America #spoilerfreebookreview

Brand new book - Published yesterday, March 21st, 2017! Author: Jack Barsky Foreword: Joe Reilly Contributor: Cindy Coloma Albrecht Gerlinde (AKA Jack Barsky) discloses his memoir as a Soviet Union spy living undercover in America. Through his extraordinary experiences we learn that it is our relationships that determine who we are, and who we become. … Continue reading Deep Undercover: My Secret Life and Tangled Allegiance As a KGB Spy in America #spoilerfreebookreview

#Borrowathon TBR

Borrowathon Round 2 starts TODAY and ends Sunday, March 26th Midnight. Use the hashtag #borrowathon For more info about Borrowathon visit: http://fiveleveninety.blogspot.ca/2017/03/borrowathon-round-2-information.html?m=1   I'll be reading: 1. Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi (try before I buy) 2.The Stonekeeper by Kazu Kibuishi (Amulet #1) (graphic novel) 3.Deep Undercover: My Secret Life and Tangled Allegiances as a KGB Spy … Continue reading #Borrowathon TBR

Downstream: Reimagining Water #spoilerfreebookreview

I learned A LOT reading Downstream: Reimagining Water. I graduated from University almost thirteen years ago with a Bachelor of Arts with a Major in Sociology/Social Cultural Anthropology. I used to devour as much information as I could about history, people, cultures, environment, and had a keen interest in Indigenous people, particularly Canadian Native people. … Continue reading Downstream: Reimagining Water #spoilerfreebookreview

The New Old Me: My Late-Life Reinvention #spoilerfreebookreview

Meredith Maran's newest book, a fresh-authentic-inspiring autobiographical memoir, was released today, The New Old Me: My Late-Life Reinvention. It talks about life's biggest themes: friendship, divorce, marriage, love, healing, human rights, loving the place you live, aging, plastic surgery, alcohol, grief, happiness, and never being too old to try something new. I laughed, I cried, … Continue reading The New Old Me: My Late-Life Reinvention #spoilerfreebookreview

The Cozy Life: Rediscover The Joy Of Simple Things Through The Danish Concept Of Hygge #spoilerfreebookreview

I first heard about Hygge a few years ago, but with the recent surge in interest throughout social media I decided to pick up a book about Hygge from my local library. The Cozy Life: Rediscover the Joy of Simple Things Through the Danish Concept of Hygge by Pia Edberg is a short book published … Continue reading The Cozy Life: Rediscover The Joy Of Simple Things Through The Danish Concept Of Hygge #spoilerfreebookreview