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Blog | Diversity Spotlight Thursday #2

Aimal over at Bookshelves and Paperbacks started Diversity Spotlight Thursday a while back and I'm only just now getting around to participating. The point of the series is to draw attention to great diverse books that may not be getting that much love or attention by talking about a diverse book you've read, one you're… Continue reading Blog | Diversity Spotlight Thursday #2

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Review | Son of a Trickster by Eden Robinson

Title: Son of a Trickster Author: Eden Robinson Published by: Knopf Canada My rating: 4 out of 5 stars Where I got the book: Public library TW: Domestic violence, drug usage "Everyone knows a guy like Jared: the burnout kid in high school who sells weed cookies and has a scary mom who's often wasted and… Continue reading Review | Son of a Trickster by Eden Robinson

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Review | Daughter of Mystery by Heather Rose Jones

Title: Daughter of Mystery Author: Heather Rose Jones Published by: Bella Books My rating: 4 out of 5 stars Where I got the book: Public Library "Margerit Sovitre did not expect to inherit the Baron Saveze’s fortunes—and even less his bodyguard. The formidable Barbara, of unknown parentage and tied to the barony for secretive reasons, is… Continue reading Review | Daughter of Mystery by Heather Rose Jones

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Blog | Summer Reading Plans for Pride Month and National Aboriginal History Month

Even now that I've been out of public school for quite a few years now, June still feels like one of the busiest months. But I wanted to talk about my reading and blogging plans for June, one of which will bleed into the rest of the summer. Over the past few days the book… Continue reading Blog | Summer Reading Plans for Pride Month and National Aboriginal History Month

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[Wrap-up] #AsianLitBingo, a May 2017 reading challenge

Asian Lit Bingo is almost at a close at the month of May comes to a wrap-up. I actually missed the announcement for this reading challenge and only wound up finding out about it part way through the month. As such I don't think my participation counts under the rules but I wanted to take part… Continue reading [Wrap-up] #AsianLitBingo, a May 2017 reading challenge

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[Recs] Asian Heritage Month Reads for #AsianLitBingo | Part Four

May is Asian Heritage Month in Canada and Asian American and Pacific Islander Month in the US and there's been a lot of discussion about books by Asian authors online, both from the US and Canada and translated works. As the month comes to a close with one week remaining, perhaps you're considering picking up a… Continue reading [Recs] Asian Heritage Month Reads for #AsianLitBingo | Part Four

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[Recs] Asian Heritage Month Reads for #AsianLitBingo | Part Three

May is Asian Heritage Month in Canada and Asian American and Pacific Islander Month in the US and there's been a lot of discussion about books by Asian authors online, both from the US and Canada and translated works. As the month comes to a close with one week remaining, perhaps you're considering picking up a… Continue reading [Recs] Asian Heritage Month Reads for #AsianLitBingo | Part Three