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Winter Wishes (To Be Read List)

My Winter To Be Read List :)

Whoah. Dude, it feels like just last week that I was creating my Fall TBR list, and now it’s already time for the winter one? 968 more words


Happy Thanksgiving 2014!

Happy Thanksgiving 2014!

This holiday season has gotten me thinking about the notion of family and home. Family is many things to me: it is the people to which I am related by blood and the people I have made friends with over the years that have welcomed me as one of their own. 339 more words


There is more than one story to Thanksgiving!

I would like to share some thoughts on some inherent differences between the Canadian and American Thanksgiving celebrations.  Put it down to my American roots, and my Canadian upbringing, but there is a big difference in the origin of the Canadian and American celebration of Thanksgiving.  747 more words


Moving On

Self has just begun the next book on her reading list:  Hans Fallada’s novel, Every Man Dies Alone.

She’s quite pleased with her progress. Though it took her 9 days to get through Donna Leon’s… 327 more words


Nutmeg Book Awards & Nominations

Have you ever seen the image to the right of this post?

Do you know what the Nutmeg Book Award is?  Every year a select group of students and librarians gather together and read from 60 to 130 books, this number is dependent on for which level they are participating in. 212 more words

YA Fiction

Stop by the Library for some Great New Teen Reads!

Asylum by Madeleine Roux

Dan Crawford and his new friends at New Hampshire College Prep discover that their dorm housing is located in a former mental institution with a personality – and horrific secrets – all its own. 378 more words

Book Reviews

BuzzFeed's moodboosting books

I found this recent post on BuzzFeed – 51 Books That Prove Reading Can Change Your Life – really interesting – especially looking at the comments which describe why people chose these books. 107 more words