Non-Fiction November Week Four: Favourites

2017-11-22T11:52:25+00:00

2017’s Nonfiction November is hosted by Katie at Doing Dewey, Lory at Emerald City Book Review, Julie at Julz Reads, and Kim at Sophisticated Dorkiness! This week's focus is non-fiction favourites, hosted by Katie at Doing Dewey. What makes a book you’ve read one of your favorites. Is the topic pretty much all that matters? Are there particular

Non-Fiction November Week Four: Favourites 2017-11-22T11:52:25+00:00

Non-Fiction November Week Three: Ask/Be/Become the Expert

2017-11-13T17:57:45+00:00

2017’s Nonfiction November is hosted by Katie at Doing Dewey, Lory at Emerald City Book Review, Julie at Julz Reads, and Kim at Sophisticated Dorkiness! Three ways to join in this week! You can either share 3 or more books on a single topic that you have read and can recommend (be the expert), you can

Non-Fiction November Week Three: Ask/Be/Become the Expert 2017-11-13T17:57:45+00:00

Tanya Talaga’s Seven Fallen Feathers: Racism, Death and Hard Truths in a Northern City

2017-11-28T10:54:11+00:00

Nominated for the Writers' Trust Prize for Non-Fiction in Canada, Tanya Talaga's book explores the situation which led to the deaths of seven Indigenous high school students in the Thunder Bay area, five of them in the rivers surrounding Lake Superior. The sense of northern community which might be

Tanya Talaga’s Seven Fallen Feathers: Racism, Death and Hard Truths in a Northern City 2017-11-28T10:54:11+00:00

Nonfiction November Week 1: My Year in Nonfiction

2017-11-10T19:27:57+00:00

2017’s Nonfiction November is hosted by Katie at Doing Dewey, Lory at Emerald City Book Review, Julie at Julz Reads, and Kim at Sophisticated Dorkiness! In Week 1 (Oct 30 to Nov 3), take a look back at your year of nonfiction: (The titles below link to my thoughts on the book.) Jen Agg's I Hear She's

Nonfiction November Week 1: My Year in Nonfiction 2017-11-10T19:27:57+00:00

Autumn 2017 In My Reading Log (Non-fiction and Not-quite-fiction)

2017-10-25T17:17:49+00:00

In which there is talk of true stories and stories that fall between the cracks of imagined facts and probabilities. Kyo Maclear's Birds Art Life (2017) Arranged as though composed over a twelve-month period, this would seem to be the perfect book to read slowly, meditatively. To allow the pages

Autumn 2017 In My Reading Log (Non-fiction and Not-quite-fiction) 2017-10-25T17:17:49+00:00