Category: Books

Review: Every Exquisite Thing

Young adult fiction coming-of-age stories are a particular favourite of mine, even though (or perhaps because) the protagonist inevitably comes across as somewhat pretentious...

Review: The Atomic Weight of Love

With previous publications like Purple Hibiscus and Water for Elephants, the latest release from Workman Books under the imprint, Algonquin Books, Elizabeth J. Church’s...

Review: Matilda & Me

When I was a little girl, I read voraciously, and Roald Dahl’s Matilda was a particular favourite of mine. We watched the movie on our giant...

Review: One True Thing – Nicole Hayes

Frankie Mulvaney-Webb likes Pearl Jam, playing guitar in her band and her best friend Kessie. She’s much more ambivalent on politics, especially since her mother,...