Monthly Archives: October 2013

Book review – Orange is the New Black by Piper Kerman

I love memoirs. Anyone who read this post about my favorite memoirs knows about my love of peeking into the life of someone I don’t know who has an interesting story to tell. So this led me to Orange is the … Continue reading

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September book review – TransAtlantic by Colum McCann

As it has been mentioned many times on the UBC blog, September was a huge month for us. Television appearances, inspiring stories, not one but THREE baby announcements and a third anniversary rounded out a month of celebrations. It was … Continue reading

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Read a book: It’s good for you

What if I told you that reading a good book can be good for your health, both physical and mental, and the well being of society at large? I just read Clay Johnson’s profound and world renowned manifesto, The Information Diet: A Case … Continue reading

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Book of the month – The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy

What a month we’ve had! I’m not really sure where to start, so I’ll try to move through September’s highlights chronologically. First of all, Erin H. shared this awesome list (don’t you just love BuzzFeed?) – 32 books that will … Continue reading

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Happy first birthday, UBC blog!

This has been a special week for the UBC. On October 3rd, Catherine wrote about our third anniversary as a club – what an amazing milestone that was! Today, we celebrate yet another as the blog turns one year old … Continue reading

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Happy third anniversary, UBC!

Today is The Unputdownable Book Club’s third anniversary (!!!). After three years, 36 meetings, over 40 members (past & present) and an obscene amount of cheese consumed, I think I can speak for all of us when I say how … Continue reading

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