Canada Reads Shortlist: Company Town by Madeline Ashby

Canada Reads Shortlist: Company Town by Madeline Ashby

The first book I am going to talk about is Company Town by Madeline Ashby Company Town by Madeline Ashby 285 pages Published: May 17, 2016 by Tor Books About the Book: New Arcadia is a city-sized oil rig off the coast of the Canadian Maritimes, now owned by one very wealthy, powerful, byzantine family: […]

February 24, 2017
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Some Exciting News Regarding Canada Reads!

Hello bookish lovelies! Late last week, I emailed CBC Books to see if I could get my hands on a set of the books on the 2017 shortlist for Canada Reads. The idea was that I would read and review the books while offering my own opinions here, and then I would put the books […]

February 23, 2017
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Shelf Control – February 22, 2017

Shelf Control – February 22, 2017

I stumbled across this new book blogging meme today, and I thought it would be PERFECT for me, because I have approximately eleventy-billion unread books on my shelf at any given time. So without further ado, may I present Shelf Control! Welcome to Shelf Control — an original feature created and hosted by Bookshelf Fantasies. […]

February 22, 2017
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Housekeeping!

Hello bookish lovelies! I am currently going through the fun of redoing my blog theme. I ask that you bear with me while I do. I promise it will be worth it.

February 22, 2017
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2016 Nebula Nominees

2016 Nebula Nominees

These were announced yesterday, but it was a holiday in Canada so I didn’t turn on my computer. I grabbed this list from Tor.com (because Tor.com is AMAZING). Novel All the Birds in the Sky, Charlie Jane Anders (Tor; Titan) Borderline, Mishell Baker (Saga) The Obelisk Gate, N.K. Jemisin (Orbit US; Orbit UK) Ninefox Gambit, […]

February 21, 2017
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Top Ten Tuesday – February 21

Top Ten Tuesday – February 21

  Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by the fine folks over at The Broke and the Bookish. They totally rock, so check them out! This week’s topic is Books I Liked More/Less Than I Thought I Would. I really like this topic because it garners awesome discussion! It can be disappointing to read […]

February 21, 2017
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My Journey to Becoming a Little Free Library Steward

My Journey to Becoming a Little Free Library Steward

I need to start this post off by thanking everyone involved. The Winnipeg Public Library, the Winnipeg Public Library Board, and The Winnipeg Foundation for providing funds for this project. This never would have happened without you, and I am so thankful. I would also like to thank my mom and dad for helping me […]

December 4, 2016
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Top Ten Tuesday: November 8, 2016

Top Ten Tuesday: November 8, 2016

  Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by the fine folks over at The Broke and the Bookish. They totally rock, so check them out! This week’s topic is Most Recent Additions To My TBR Pile. This is going to be super fun because it gives me an excuse to not pull from the […]

November 8, 2016
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Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon – End of Event Survey

Which hour was most daunting for you? Anything from about 18-on. I got really tired and just kind of threw in the towel (but was still really proud of myself!) Could you list a few high-interest books that you think could keep a Reader engaged for next year? These weren’t from the readathon… Newsflesh series […]

October 23, 2016
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Mid-Readathon Update/Survey!

So it is Hour 12 of the Dewey’s 24-hour-read-a-thon, which I decided late last night to tackle. 1. What are you reading right now? Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff 2. How many books have you read so far? Four, working on my fifth! 3. What book are you most looking forward to for […]

October 22, 2016
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