Monthly Archives: November 2014

Our appearance on the BBC’s World Book Club!

Just about a year after we appeared on CTV’s The Social as the show’s book club expert, we were on the BBC! Earlier this month, BBC World Service released its World Book Club episode on Herman Koch, author of The Dinner … Continue reading

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Book of the month – The Plum Tree by Ellen Marie Wiseman

Winter has arrived in Ottawa! First things first – the Giller Prize winner! Sean Michaels won for his novel Us Conductors. It’s based on the life of Lev Thermen, the Russian-born inventor of the Theremin, which is a musical instrument I … Continue reading

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October Book Review – In Cold Blood by Truman Capote

Like Yael, my month of hosting/book-choosing coincidentally fell on my one year anniversary in the Unputdownable Book Club. This felt really special; my life has been greatly enriched by this group of women (and their vast literary and culinary selections) over … Continue reading

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