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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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Book review – The Martian by Andy Weir

I’m pretty much f*#@ed. That’s my considered opinion. F*#@ed. Has a better opening ever been written for a book? Not that I have read! The Martian is the debut novel from author Andy Weir. It follows the fictional American astronaut, … Continue reading

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Erin’s Favourite Books of 2013

It’s that time of year again… time to review the books I read in 2013 and choose my favourites!  Started last year, Julia and I have decided to turn our “Favourite Book of…” posts into an annual tradition. In January … Continue reading

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Erin’s 2013 reading challenge – quarterly update

Fall. My favorite season – I love the changing trees, the fresh smelling air, the cooler mornings and pleasant days, Thanksgiving, Halloween (I am a candy fiend), crunchy leaves… I could go on.  It’s also the beginning of fireplace season, … Continue reading

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Julia’s Picks

Coming to you today with two more incredible Julia’s Picks! I am beyond proud to give my stamp of approval to both of these. They are completely “unputdownable” and I’ve recommended them both to countless people. I know it’s been … Continue reading

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Erin’s 2013 reading challenge – mid-year update

So it’s almost the end of June and that means two important things: I should be half-way through my reading challenge for 2013 It’s almost Canada Day!!! I love a long weekend, especially when I am celebrating the best country … Continue reading

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May book review – Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

This past Sunday the girls of the Unputdownable Book Club gathered at my house to discuss Gillian Flynn’s Gone Girl.  You can read more on the plot of Gone Girl by reading Cat’s Books with Buzz post from April. In this … Continue reading

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Memoirs – Good and Bad

Prompted by the fact that the UBC has recently chosen a few memoirs to read, and I have read many on my own, I got to thinking about what makes a good memoir and why some people love them and some … Continue reading

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Book review – Me Before You by JoJo Moyes

I was reading this novel by UK author JoJo Moyes on a recent trip to Toronto. On the flight home, I was sitting beside an elderly lady who was also reading. As I reached the last 100 pages, I silently … Continue reading

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Our favourite books in 2012

I get asked a lot of questions about book club. Since it’s an uncommon thing for a group of 20-somethings to do for fun, people are generally curious. Some of the most-asked questions are: What if you don’t like a … Continue reading

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