bookreview

Kid Lit Holiday Gift Guide + #Giveaway

Give the gift of lit! If you’re looking for some great new kid lit gift ideas this year, here is a list of recommendations (many of which are proudly Canadian!) courtesy of my little bookworms and our friends at Penguin Random House Canada. Read more…

Everything Here is Beautiful by Mira T. Lee #BookReview

The unflinching, chaotic yet formidable bond and loyalty between siblings; a sense of cultural belonging and growth ; the candid veracity of mental illness and post-partum depression — Mira T. Lee’s debut novel, Everything Here is Beautiful gave us the true definition of familial love and the necessity of seeing beauty amidst wreckage. Growing up, […] Read more…

2015 Summer Reads: CAC’s Top Picks

Picture yourself sitting on the most comfortable lounge chair; the sun rays caressing your skin as you sit back and bask in the sounds of nature or the gentle waves from the nearby lake. You take a sip of cold, refreshing lemonade and lethargically lean back with a deep exhale. It’s perfection. Well, almost. There’s […] Read more…