A Book for Everyone!

The holidays can be a stressful time—so much to do, see, decorate, cook, bake, and eat! Of course, there is also the matter of holiday shopping. Knowing what to buy for the different people in your life is a challenge at the best of times (let alone in a crowded, hectic, sticky mall). Here’s your […]

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Bookmarks: November 2nd Edition

1. This week started with a bang, as the Scotiabank Giller Prize Gala was held in Toronto on Tuesday night. The Giller Prize is Canada’s most prestigious  literary award for fiction, akin to the Oscars in the film world, only better because the winner receives $50,000! The jury for this year’s Giller included Irish author […]

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My Favourite Quotes from Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore

By Suman It’s hard not to smile while reading Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan — there’s basically a charming line or exchange that you’ll want to share on every page. And since HarperCollinsCanada is hosting a discussion on their Facebook page today about this delightful book, I thought I would put together a […]

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Top 10 Rainy Day Reads

By Devon As much as I love a beautiful sunny day, I admit that if I had to choose I’d pick a rainy day over a sunny one. If I had a day full of errands, maybe I’d rather not run around in the rain; but if I had a day off, and I planned […]

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