Monthly Archives: January 2014

Julia’s favourite books in 2013

As you may have heard… we’re into traditions around here! This is the second year in a row that Erin and I have shared our favourite books from the year. You can read my five favourite books from 2013 in … Continue reading

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Our favourite books in 2013

The very best part about our book club is all the different opinions. It’s very rare that we unanimously love or hate a book, a character or an author. More often than not, we completely disagree, and that’s what makes … Continue reading

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Erin’s 2014 reading challenge

As many of you know I had a very ambitious reading challenge in 2013. I challenged myself to read 45 books (having read 49 the year before) including the 12 book club books and 25 specific books that I already … Continue reading

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Julia’s 2014 reading challenge

For the fourth year in a row, I’m doing a reading challenge! As I recently talked about, I’m changing things up a bit this year. Before I get into details, let’s talk another quick walk down memory lane… My 2011 … Continue reading

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Erin’s Favourite Books of 2013

It’s that time of year again… time to review the books I read in 2013 and choose my favourites!  Started last year, Julia and I have decided to turn our “Favourite Book of…” posts into an annual tradition. In January … Continue reading

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Book of the month – Dear Life by Alice Munro

Happy new year!!! I’ve spent the work week writing “2013” on everything, so clearly the new year hasn’t fully sunk in yet. But it is 2014 and that reminds me of one of my favourite book quotes: Tomorrow is always … Continue reading

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November book review – Blindness by Jose Saramago

After the colossal failure of my first book pick in the Summer of 2012, with Are You My Mother? by Alison Bechdel, I sought to redeem myself with my second pick. Hedging my bets, I picked a book I had … Continue reading

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