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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 – Cannery Row by John Steinbeck

The Unputdownable Book Club’s May pick is Cannery Row by John Steinbeck!

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September book review – The Ocean at the End of the Lane

If I had to describe The Ocean at the End of the Lane in one word, it would be unexpected. When picking our book for last month, what pulled us in to this one was the length (only 178 pages), … 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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From the classroom to the living room

I’m the newest member of the “Unputdownable” Book Club, and I think that I was accepted partially because I have a degree in English Literature. I studied English lit at Carleton University for what seemed like a hundred years. I … Continue reading

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September book review – TransAtlantic by Colum McCann

As it has been mentioned many times on the UBC blog, September was a huge month for us. Television appearances, inspiring stories, not one but THREE baby announcements and a third anniversary rounded out a month of celebrations. It was … Continue reading

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Book of the month – The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy

What a month we’ve had! I’m not really sure where to start, so I’ll try to move through September’s highlights chronologically. First of all, Erin H. shared this awesome list (don’t you just love BuzzFeed?) – 32 books that will … Continue reading

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Happy third anniversary, UBC!

Today is The Unputdownable Book Club’s third anniversary (!!!). After three years, 36 meetings, over 40 members (past & present) and an obscene amount of cheese consumed, I think I can speak for all of us when I say how … Continue reading

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Our appearance on CTV’s The Social!

We did it! And I saw “we” because even though I was on CTV’s The Social alone yesterday, all my book club girls were with me every step of the way – calling, texting, liking and sharing my Facebook and … Continue reading

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