Author Archives: Mary Anne Carter

January book review – Dear Life by Alice Munro

One of the world’s most beloved writers, Alice Munro, assisted in igniting an interesting debate at our January meeting through her most recent work, Dear Life. I chose Dear Life for a couple of reasons: 5. It was the only … Continue reading

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My Ideal Bookshelf Part I

Have you ever wondered which books inspire your favourite authors?  Surely, a piece of literature or a specific writer must have played a role in influencing an author to start writing in the first place. This question never crossed my … Continue reading

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September book review – Something Fierce: Memoirs of a Revolutionary Daughter by Carmen Aguirre

As a CBC Radio One fanatic, I decided to choose the winner of the CBC Books’ 2012 Canada Reads as our September pick. Our book club regularly enjoys reading Canadian authors, and I wanted to delve into something a little … Continue reading

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