Monthly Archives: July 2013

My favourite decorating books – part three

The previous posts in this series were reviews on two of my all-time favourites: Domino by the editors of Domino Magazine and Design*Sponge at Home by Grace Bonney. For the third and final post, I will be reviewing Mariana R. … Continue reading

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Favorite Authors – Ken Follett

I love historical epics. There is something about getting drawn into a family’s story across generations that I find captivating. One of my favorite authors, and a master of historical epics, is Ken Follett. Whether it’s about a the construction of … Continue reading

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Julia’s 2013 reading challenge – quarterly update

Oh man. It’s July. Which is awesome if you like sunshine, but scary to think the year is more than half over. It could also be scary if you have a 2013 reading challenge (especially if you’re Erin, who is … Continue reading

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June book review – Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

This month, for the first time ever, the UBC had their monthly meeting at a restaurant.  This was because I live in the middle of nowhere, so hosting a meeting at my place would be pretty much impossible.  As a … Continue reading

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The Unputdownable Book Club’s Summer Reading List

It’s been summer for almost three weeks now… at least according to the solstice. Ottawa and many other cities are not experiencing much traditional summer weather, however. Although our weather may not be cooperating with summer bucket lists filled with … Continue reading

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Book of the month – Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov

Well, it’s July… and we’ve got tons to talk about this month! First of all, yours truly (el presidente) became a Goodreads Librarian. No big deal. I also figured out that the UBC anniversary is October 3rd, so this coming … Continue reading

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How to make your book club successful

Over the last month, I’ve blogged about how to start a book club and how to run a book club meeting. I’m back for the third and final part: how to make your book club successful. I know it’s easy … Continue reading

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My favourite decorating books – part two

Last week, I began what will be a series of posts on my favourite home decorating books. As mentioned, the books that make up my list of favourites are not only coffee-table worthy but also educational and inspiring. This week’s … Continue reading

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