Tag Archives: books

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 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 – The Interestings by Meg Wolitzer

I am totally late with this post, I know. Our December meeting was almost a week ago. But I’ve been distracted, and for a good reason – I got engaged on November 24th! Although, admittedly, this has absolutely nothing to … Continue reading

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Why I joined the “Unputdownable” Book Club

Ah, books. My one true love in life. There seems to be a book that I can neatly attach to every stage of my life. Whether it be having Dr. Suess’s Green Eggs and Ham read to me in class … Continue reading

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Confessions of a book hoarder

My name is Erin and I am a book hoarder. No really, don’t laugh… I hoard books. I am an avid reader, but there are not enough hours in a day to read enough books to mitigate my compulsive buying … Continue reading

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Book Club’s Dark Reality: An Exposé

Dear readers, you recently got to know the social side of book club a little better through Catherine‘s reporting on our Holiday meeting. She painted a harmonious picture, but I’m here to warn you – don’t be fooled. The very … Continue reading

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November book review – satirical blogger Jenny Lawson’s memoir Let’s Pretend This Never Happened

“Mm… yeah, let’s pretend this never happened.” A phrase some of us have embarrassingly stammered far too many times than care to admit. So when passing a book in Chapters called Let’s Pretend the Never Happened I stopped, stared, and asked myself … Continue reading

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Reading Peer Pressure – how do you choose what you read?

I have been on a recent classics kick in my current and planned reading. I recently read Catch 22 and just finished 1984, both of which I somehow evaded in grade school. In addition, my “to read” list for next … Continue reading

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