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Book of the Month – My Brilliant Friend

It’s my favourite month: May!!! Well actually, it’s June now, but for the purposes of this blog post, it’s still May, and I’m here to talk about our May book pick. This month was my third time hosting a meeting since … Continue reading

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Book of the Month – I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

I know we’ve missed about two year’s worth of Book of the Month updates – but our pick for April 2017, chosen by Emily, is I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou! I have to admit, personally, I was … Continue reading

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We’re Back!

Hi Readers! After a bit of a hiatus, The Unputdownable Book Club is back to blogging! We also have a new blog coordinator now! Our Prez stepped down after having a baby, and we couldn’t be happier for her. Sarah … Continue reading

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Book of the month – The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

Hellllloooo August! Guess what we were doing at this time last year? Yup – we had our first ever book club photoshoot by Laura Kelly Photography, who is conveniently a UBC member. And, at that same meeting/photoshoot, Yael joined us … Continue reading

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Book of the month – The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

We have so many good things to share today! It’s been a while since our last monthly update (June’s was a bit of a cop-out), so we need to back all the way up to May and let you know … Continue reading

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Book of the month – A Long Way Down by Nick Hornby

Summer is officially HERE!!! And we are all so, so busy enjoying it. Our book for June is A Long Way Down by Nick Hornby. We’re super excited because the movie is out too! Back next month with a proper … Continue reading

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Book of the month – Attachments by Rainbow Rowell

We are WAY behind on our blogging, as I previously said… so I’m sorry for announcing our May book so late! Hopefully we can can catch up this month. As usual, we’ve been busy. We’ve got three new book club babies, … 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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Book of the month – TransAtlantic by Colum McCann

As I type this, it’s on 10 degrees in Ottawa. There’s no denying it – here we are at yet another September. This time last year, Mary Anne had just chosen Something Fierce. But now we’re back to school, back … Continue reading

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July book review – Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov

The August book club meeting was a standout for a number of reasons: 1) book club Summer slumber party chez Julia; 2) book club photo-shoot grace à Laura Kelly, the talented photographer we’re lucky to count among us; and 3) … Continue reading

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