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Moving to a new continent, sparsely populated, with extreme weather seems crazy, but with no preparation, no months of reading...

Rarely does a book keep surprises to the very last page, but this one did. I thought I knew it all, but maybe you never do? Yellow...

I am the granddaughter of gardeners, agriculture was and still is my grandparents’ life. Not long ago we were reminiscing...

I was born on 31, January 1979 – a Wednesday. I know it was a Wednesday, because the date is blue in my mind and Wednesdays...

It is summer! And if you are not away on holiday, it is time to pick up a book that will take you somewhere wonderful. May...

Let me tell you right now: I am not much into crime, thrillers, mystery or courtroom drama. In fact, even as a journalist,...

Last week, I told you how the label “young adult book” really only refers to the age of the protagonist rather than the...

Humans love putting things into categories and boxes and books are no exception. Fiction, non-fiction, cook books…...

We were very fortunate to do a Q&A with Freya North and thought to ask her about her new book, The Turning Point, the...

Image under Creative Commons license from Mangus D of Flickr Paris may be the City of Love, but that doesn’t mean...

“I know that your mother ran off with a cowboy from Denver,” Django McCabe reasoned with his niece, “but...

Canada is like a bird, it likes to soar freely. (Unknown) The latest Freya North novel comes out on the 4th June so it’s...

“In life we have to size up the chances and calculate the possible risks and our ability to deal with them and then make...

I came across this book by accident; truth is, I hadn’t quite done my research. I was looking for books based in some...

Title: intriguing. Time span of the book: one evening. Content: mind-boggling Think of school reunions, class reunions; they...

“Jane felt trepidation as she came from the brush on the side of the Southern Tier Expressway. She stood perfectly still...

“The more I know of the world, the more I am convinced that I shall never see a man whom I can really love. I requite so...

The East Coast Tour ends in the Big Apple. The choice of New York-set books is endless. First of all, all the films you can...

There is a newcomer in town, Fergus Cole, and at least a dozen men owe their lives to him. He came from the Ottawa Valley...

You have probably heard of In Her Shoes, maybe seen the film with Toni Colette and Cameron Diaz. Or Certain Girls? Good in...

The perfect book for my stay in Boston; Lissa Warren’s The Good Luck Cat: How a Cat Saved a Family, and a Family Saved...

San Francisco – Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, flowers in your hair! Stopping off in San Francisco on my way to Boston,...

After six months it is time to leave Vancouver, leave Canada, and head east to Massachusetts, Pennsylvania and New York....

Today is World Book Day! It may seem there is something everyday – it is a fact actually – and it seems everything...