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Book Blessed and Launched

Last weekend, my book was blessed and launched.

By our priest, Rev. Canon Claire Wade at St. Thomas’ Anglican in the village of Brooklin, Ontario… 342 more words

A Good Home

Coming Soon: Ad Astra to Release 2nd Edition of EXTRACTION! Comix Reportage

Ad Astra Comix is pleased to announce it will be publishing a second edition of “EXTRACTION! Comix Reportage”, an anthology of comics journalism about the impact of Canadian mining companies on the communities where they operate, both in Canada and around the world. 448 more words

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Anne of Green Gables

This is my first port of call, in the Around the World in 80 Books challenge. Canada is such a great place to start – somewhere I’ve always dreamed of visiting. 429 more words

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A Foray In the World of Canadian Literature

I know that this isn’t the type of posting I traditionally make but seeing as my absenteeism seems to have struck a question with my followers, I wanted to share a bit of insight on my goings-on over the last year and a bit, so here goes… 762 more words

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Books by indigenous authors for your list

CBC

If you need a break during the holidays, CBC Aboriginal has got you covered.

It’s been a stellar year for indigenous authors, who have offered up everything from recollections of culture shock to graphic novels that challenge stereotypes. 548 more words

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CBC announces Canada Reads list

Globe and Mail

Books by revered novelists including Lawrence Hill, Michael Crummey and Kate Pullinger are among those on the long list for CBC’s 2016 “Canada Reads” competition. 263 more words

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Winnipeg Free Press Review

Alberta author shatters homelessness misconceptions

Jane Harris, Alberta author, journalist, writing instructor and presenter, seems like an unlikely candidate for homelessness, but she’s twice come very close to being in that situation. 668 more words