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Blog Tour: The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

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From New York Times bestselling author of the “twisty-mystery” (Vulture) novel In a Dark, Dark Wood, comes The Woman in Cabin 10, an equally suspenseful novel from Ruth Ware—this time, set at sea. In this tightly wound story, Lo Blacklock, a journalist who writes for a travel magazine, has just been given the assignment of… Read More ›

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Favourite Picture Books to Find Under the Tree

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You can’t go wrong with a book. That’s been my motto forever, and especially during the holiday season. While it can be challenging to find that perfect gift – especially for younger children – I find that there’s nothing like giving a stack of books to your favourite littles, and curling up to read them… Read More ›

Top Ten Tuesday »

TTT: The Characters I Would Absolutely Be for Halloween

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Confession time: I actually don’t enjoy dressing up for Halloween. I never really have. I have friends who can’t wait to try out their costumes, and who practice their makeup weeks and weeks in advance, but it’s never been my kind of thing. However … if I was given the chance to become a character… Read More ›

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#GreenGablesReadalong: Rilla of Ingleside by L.M. Montgomery

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It’s 1914 and the world is on the brink of war. But at almost fifteen, Anne and Gilbert’s youngest daughter, Rilla, dreams only of her first dance and getting her first kiss from the dashing Kenneth Ford. Soon, however, even far-off Ingleside is engulfed by Europe’s raging conflict, as Rilla’s brothers Jem and Walter both… Read More ›

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Blog Tour: The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

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From New York Times bestselling author of the “twisty-mystery” (Vulture) novel In a Dark, Dark Wood, comes The Woman in Cabin 10, an equally suspenseful novel from Ruth Ware—this time, set at sea. In this tightly wound story, Lo Blacklock, a journalist who writes for a travel magazine, has just been given the assignment of… Read More ›

Personal Musing »

Welcome back … Pokemon Go Style

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Hey there! *waves* How are you? Been a while, right? I’m sorry for the delay in posting – committee work has been at its peak in the past few months, and while I’m reading up a storm, I can’t post a lot about what I’m reading (right now) until official lists are submitted and/or published. Let’s… Read More ›

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GIVEAWAY: Celebrate the final book in Lisa McMann’s UNWANTEDS series!

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The time has finally come… it’s the final book in Lisa McMann’s incredible series, The Unwanteds. Hard to believe that it has been five years and seven books, but we are finally at the ultimate challenge for Alex and Aaron, as they fight to save Quill and Artimé. This series has been a long-time favourite of… Read More ›

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Letters

(3) Nothing beats a handwritten letter...

For this week’s challenge, share a photo with letters — no matter the alphabet. You can capture a neon sign, a sentence scribbled in an old phone booth, a random letter that’s seemingly out of place, or anything else. As you look through your lens, think about how your image might convey something bigger: a… Read More ›

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Many thanks to the fine folks @scholasticcda for the perfect antidote to a bleak winter day. Nothing like some spring and summer reads to brighten up your shelf!!! #readmorebooks #kidlit #allthegreatkidsbooks @joelasutherland @gordonkorman Apologies for the blurred photo- Photos needed to be taken quickly else a small cat would settle on the books!