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Book Review: The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline

  Reviewed by: Bethany Genre: Fiction Format: Softcover  Page count: 180 pages Rating: 4/5 stars In stock: You know it. This year’s theme: One Book to Open Your Eyes. This is the first completed book in my journey (along with … Continue reading

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Book Review: Forgiveness by Mark Sakamoto

Reviewed by: Savannah Genre: Biography Page count: 256 pages Rating: 4/5 stars In stock: Yes I am back and ready for another year of Canada Reads reviews, hope you all are too! The theme for this years Canada Reads is … Continue reading

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Book Review: Precious Cargo: My Year of Driving the Kids on School Bus 3077

Reviewed by: Jen Genre: Non-fiction – Autobiography/Memoir Format: Soft cover Page count: 320 pages Rating: 3/5 stars In stock: Yes My second 2018 Canada Reads…read. This time around I didn’t feel the sense of enlightenment this year’s Canada Reads theme … Continue reading

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Book Review: Everything Here Is Beautiful by Mira T Lee

Reviewed by: Savannah Genre: Fiction Page count: 368 pages Rating: 5/5 stars In stock: Yes I read this book for three reasons and three reasons only, 1. The cover was beautiful 2. CELESTE NG RECOMENEDED IT 3. I had heard … Continue reading

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Book Review: Fatty Legs by Christy Jordan-Fenton, Margaret Pokiak-Fenton, Liz Amini-Holmes (Illustrator)

Reviewed by: Savannah Genre: Kids Young Page count: 112 pages Rating: 4/5 stars In stock: No but available for order I happened across a copy of this book in our Hospice Corner and I figured I’d read it as I … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Boat People by Sharon Bala

Reviewed by: Jen Genre: Fiction Format: Soft cover Page count: 416 pages Rating: 4.5/5 stars In stock: Yes My first 2018 Canada Reads…read. And for me, it hit the nail on the head in the interest of this year’s theme: … Continue reading

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Book Review: Seven Fallen Feathers: Racism, Death, and Hard Truths in a Northern City by Tanya Talaga

Reviewed by: Savannah Genre: Non-fiction Format: Soft cover Page count: 376 pages Rating: 5/5 stars In stock: Yes and currently 25% off I think I have decided that one of my goals for this New Year will be to read … Continue reading

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